First National Blog

01
Mar '19

Revealing the Winners and Losers of Capital Gains Tax
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The report from the working group chaired by Sir Michael Cullen is now in the hands of the politicians to decide to what extent if any a CGT may become part of New Zealand's taxation law. 

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01
Mar '19

Closing the Deal
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A useful guide to presenting your home in the best possible light, for sale

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18
Feb '19

PROPERTY INVESTORS
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Overall, most analysts expect 2019 to be a relatively quiet one in the property market with Auckland house prices consolidating after recent rapid growth, and most predict modest rises across the regions. Some are tipping small interest rate rises, but current downward trends would suggest the opposite.

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18
Feb '19

AT FIRST NATIONAL, WE’RE HERE TO HELP
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The process of buying or selling a property can be a bit overwhelming with paperwork galore and hours of signing contracts and other conveyancing documents. The good news is that First National has recognised that fact and is working hard to find ways of making things easier for their clients.

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07
Feb '19

THE MAGIC OF MARLBOROUGH
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Right at the very top tip of the South Island lies Marlborough, one of New Zealand’s most beautiful regions and perhaps best known for its fine wines. In fact, nearly 80% of the wine produced in New Zealand comes from Marlborough.

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