Tag Archives: auckland property

New Zealand Institute of Architects – 2014 Apartment Design Awards

  I represented Queen City Law at the New Zealand Institute of Architects apartment design awards last week, where there was an impressive display of superb construction and property development projects. The Auckland Property Market is continuing its strong run despite cooling effects of the Reserve Banks move on rates.  I was probably only non […]

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House values soar in tight Auckland property market

A recent article in the NZ Herald by reporter Teuila Fuatai reports Auckland’s housing stock shortage continues to cause havoc for prospective buyers. The latest property figures revealing a sharp jump in prices in the city over the last 12 months. Read the full article here. Queen City Law are experts in the Auckland apartment […]

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NZ Clarifies GST Rules For Bodies Corporate

New changes to body corporate rules will be a change worth noting for landlords and unit owners. Queen City Law are very experienced in dealing with body corporates if you have any other questions don’t hesitate to contact one of our team. New Zealand’s Revenue Minister, Todd McClay, has announced his intention to clarify through […]

Rich people 'block' housing growth

The Government is taking aim at wealthy landowners on city fringes who it claims are blocking efforts to build more homes in order to protect their lifestyles and multi-million dollar property values. Check out the full article on the – Sunday Star Times. Queen City Law  are experienced at representing off shore interests. We will […]

QCL Real Estate and Property Development Services – beyond 2014

Queen City Law is uniquely positioned to provide this service to a number of carefully targeted vendors mainly in Auckland some of whom we enjoy a 20+ year relationship with. A significant amount of the property we are mandated to provide real estate services on is off market and may not be in the public […]

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Kiwi Income sells remaining interest in Queen St building for $56.3m

Tuesday May 06, 2014: The NBR reported the sale of the landmark CBD development the National bank Center. To read the full article on the NBR click here. Kiwi Income Property Trust [NZX: KIP], the country’s second-biggest listed property investor, has sold its remaining interest in a Queen Street office building for $56.3 million in […]

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New Grammar zone properties

Queen City Law are pleased to present new opportunities for city dwellers and investors alike. Check out our new properties for sale in the Auckland Grammar Zone, we represent some of the best developments currently available. A unique investment opportunity in New Zealands’ most desirable property market. The Grammar zone properties always demand a premium […]

New hot and cold spots for first homes

Interesting new article by Alanah Eriksen for the New Zealand Herald Monday Apr 21, 2014 Read the full article here The new hot and cold spots for first homes Reserve Bank’s tactics of limiting number of low-deposit loans is affecting first-home buyers, study shows, and is rapidly changing the landscape of the Auckland property market […]

Rankin Mews Testimonial – March 2014

TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN Rankin Mews is a 20 unit complex in New Lynn, West Auckland which has recently been remediated after suffering badly from leaky building syndrome. Queen City Law represented us right through this project. Marcus and Tina were with us from the get go including the litigation aspect and Tina has stuck by us […]

Smart Tips for Buying and Selling Property

In August 2013 Tina Hwang appeared on TV9’s Finance Weekly with Brenda Lee to discuss leaky houses and buildings which are an ongoing problem for the New Zealand property market. In this short interview Tina Hwang discusses Smart Tips for Buying and Selling Property and also critique of leaky building issues. Tina discusses some of […]