Granny Flat or Home & Income?

Granny Flat or Home & Income?

With the growing number of property transactions in 2015, we have noticed frequent reference to “granny flat or home & income” from property advertisements and agreements that have been sent to our office. With the growing shortage of suitable property and...
New Building regulations come into force from New Year's Day

New Building regulations come into force from New Year's Day

From today, builders will have to provide customers with written contracts and a list of their relevant skills and experience before they start work. The change applies to jobs worth more than $30,000, and those flouting the new rules face fines of $500. Builders must...
New Building regulations come into force from New Year's Day

Small window in apartment development

Pro​jects not yet un​der way could strug​gle come sale time according to an article by Cather​ine Har​ris for the Sunday Star Times on 30 Nov 2014. Read the full article here or read more of Marcus Beveridge’s comments on development in the Auckland CBD in his...
New Building regulations come into force from New Year's Day

Migrant exploitation 'must be avoided'

Queen City Law strongly urge all migrants starting businesses in New Zealand to get familiar with the Employment laws as running a business in NZ is very different to running a business in the home country. Sometimes this can lead to a very unpleasant situation where...
New Building regulations come into force from New Year's Day

What $1 million buys in Auckland: Mt Eden

Auckland is one of the most expensive places in the world to buy a home – an Economist report found that the average house price in Tāmaki Makaurau exceeds annual household incomes by eight times (the recommended ratio is three times a family’s earnings)....

Aaron Starr – September 2014 – Conveyancing

For more than 10 years John Jon has completed my conveyancing and property purchase and sales for me.  He is very knowledgeable and able to deal with issues when they have arisen as well as being a tremendously nice guy, that I enjoy working with.  I particularly like...
New Building regulations come into force from New Year's Day

Statutory Demand – what is this?

Statutory Demand – what is this? If you are a shareholder and/or director of any company, you should read the new article by Queen City Law Senior Associate John Jon, an expert in commercial and property law. To read and download the complete article as a PDF click...