While I read through the screeds of articles on Rental Properties not meeting the deadline for insulation installation, I cannot see how people can pity these Landlords. As outlined in an article printed by the NZ Herald today, Landlords have litte excuse! https://bit.ly/2S3IP1l It is a subscribers restricted article, but it discusses the fact that […]
Non – consented fireplace – that’s an unlawful premise! This morning I heard about an incident that happened that I thought may have been of interest to you. Said gentleman had received a call from his Landlord saying that the plumber was coming to attend to some of the “blocks in the fire place”. The […]
Residential Tenancies Amendment Bill (No2) – Second Reading Thursday night saw the second reading of the RTA Bill. We thought it important to highlight some of the discussions that were held during the reading. The most important thing to note is that the reading has the support of all Governmental Parties in the house. Below […]
” We Are Coming From You…..” For the second time in recent months Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment have launched an investigation into a fire in a residential premise. The report states that there were no working smoke alarms in the premise.(1) Add to this the recent WorkSafe NZ review (9) undertaken regarding jurisdiction […]
As many of you will be aware – we have been working to develop the process of a Certificate of Compliance previously known as “Rental Warrant of Fitness”. The Certificate of Compliance is very similar to our original product Rental Warrant of Fitness, except that it now links three Legislative Acts: Health and Safety at […]
Question Raised: Are Rental WOF’s Too Tough? From Rental WOF’s already conducted, many people have expressed their concern or raised the question, are Rental WOF’s Too Tough? We would like to respond to these questions and concerns raised.
Response To The Article Rental WOF’s Struggle To Gain Traction Wellington City Council’s Rental Warrant of Fitness system seems to be struggling to gain traction, as highlighted in a recent stuff article. We would like to express our response to the article and address why we think their system is struggling.