Articles by Salesh Chand
Tuesday, February 28, 2017

The money supply for property investing is getting tighter. It is becoming harder to obtain finance because policy is changing in an effort to protect New Zealand’s banking system. So now is a good time to think about where your money supply comes from and where you will source it in the future, especially if things take a turn for the worse.   ... Read Article

Tuesday, March 24, 2015
For our property investors the issue of claiming repairs and maintenance as a deductible expense is of major importance because this type of activity is generally the largest cost after interest expenditure when owning a rental property.    ... Read Article
Monday, February 03, 2014

2008 was a year all of us would like to forget.  It was the year when the global economic crisis hit and many individuals, businesses and countries went bankrupt, redundancies happened in their droves, unemployment went up and government cutbacks were the norm.    ... Read Article

Monday, November 04, 2013

From my personal experience over the years, I have learnt that the best time to buy properties is towards the end of November, December and January.     ... Read Article

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

The voidable preference regime is a complex area and is undoubtedly one of the most controversial aspects of the statutory powers provided to liquidators.    ... Read Article

Thursday, May 23, 2013

The answer to this question is, "It depends on the scenario".   If you are planning to buy a rental property that is cash flow negative, you need to look at the future capital growth potential and the land size of the property i.e. is this a subdividable section or is there value left in the property which you can use to refinance later?  ... Read Article

Monday, April 15, 2013
It's human nature to want a good deal, and that applies to buying property as much as anything else. Finding good property deals can have a significant influence on your wealth creation, whether you're buying your own home or an investment.  ... Read Article
Friday, February 22, 2013

I get asked this question on a regular basis. The answer is simple: yes you should pay the principal off your loan. But then the question arises, which loan should I pay first, investment or personal? And, how much should I pay?  ... Read Article