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Media Releases

Hastings company guilty of unlicensed trading

Tuesday 17/12/2013

Hastings company, International Resource and Development Corporation Limited (IRDC), was sentenced on an unlicensed trading charge in the Hastings District Court last week....More

New tool to help buyers and sellers of property

Tuesday 16/07/2013

Buyers and sellers of property have a new tool to help them through the buying and selling process - our guide for buyers and sellers....More

New Rules for Real Estate Agents

Monday 8/04/2013

From today the rules that govern New Zealand’s almost thirteen thousand real estate agents change....More

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Industry Newsletter June 2014

Thursday 26/06/2014

In this issue: changes to the advertising requirements for new licence applicants; licensees obligations around the disclosure of building reports; an update on some recent Tribunal decisions and an article about serious negligence....More

Industry Newsletter April 2014

Thursday 24/04/2014

In this issue: Law change on vendor bids at auction; the skills an agent is expected to display; the importance of supervision; compliance reminder about taking care with advertising required name information and unlicensed trading prosecutions to date....More

Industry Newsletter February 2014

Friday 14/02/2014

In this issue: what you need to know about unsubstantiated representations; changes to the way we handle complaints; a reminder about your obligations when making marketing decisions; unit title disclosure requirements; marketing best practice and more....More