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Media Releases


Real Estate watchdog recommends clauses to protect sellers of rural property

Wednesday 4/03/2015

The Real Estate Agents Authority (REAA) is recommending real estate agents selling rural property use new standard clauses in their terms and conditions to better protect consumers. ...More


Real estate watchdog recommends new clauses for agency agreements to protect sellers

Wednesday 5/11/2014

The Real Estate Agents Authority (REAA) is recommending real estate agents selling residential property use new standard clauses in their terms and conditions to better protect consumers....More


Public to have chance to object to real estate agent applications

Monday 28/07/2014

​From August this year changes are being made to the current licensing system for real estate agents in an effort to improve the application process, reduce costs and protect the interests of home buyers and sellers nationwide. ...More

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Newsletters


Industry Newsletter December 2015

Monday 21/12/2015

In this issue: using the TTMRA as a shortcut to getting an agents licence; online licensing; standard clauses FAQs; adding and changing clauses in sale and purchase agreements; and the latest in our top tips for keeping safe series....More


Industry Newsletter November 2015

Monday 2/11/2015

In this issue: our latest top tips for keeping safe; what you need to know about the new property tax rules; how to avoid issues with sale and purchase agreements; and what kiwis think of their real estate industry....More


Industry Newsletter August 2015

Monday 31/08/2015

In this issue: our latest top tips for keeping safe; guidance on who is a related person when it comes to declaring a conflict of interest; Auckland Council’s new policy on unauthorised building works and some information on how successful appeal are....More