Month: January 2005

Start of the Week

I have just added a news feed from Property Talk to my blog. I have had a quick look at their discussion and their forum looks to fairly active. I will be spending a bit more time there this week. I have started the application...

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Finance applications

It was snowing a little bit here today in Tokyo. I went to my local bookshop and picked up a travel book on New Zealand so I can study more about the different towns and cities. I also picked up, “Trump, How to Get...

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Applying for finance

I have received all the forms to fill in to re-finance my home. I will be spending tomorrow filling them in and going over the details. My bank will do a valuation on the house I own to see how much I will be able to borrow. I...

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First offer

I made my first offer on a place in NZ today, but unfortunately just missed out. It is a bit disheartening but I read that you need to make 10 offers to get one. I have no intention into getting into a bidding war with anyone....

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New Zealand Property Investing

I was emailing an agent about a shop/office for sale in Australia. The price is $130K and the expected rent is aroun $940 a month. It sounds like a reasonable deal, but I didn’t realize you have to pay GST on the sale! I...

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