Articles by The Professional Trustee Team
We've lived for a while now with the quiet rumblings of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) wishing to introduce a new macro prudential policy of debt-to-income ratio (DTI) on the premise this is needed to ensure stability in our financial system. Much has..Read Article
From 1 September 2016 we are likely to see higher LVR rules being applied to investors who are borrowing to purchase residential investment property as per the Reserve Bank announcement today. Under the proposed new restrictions, investors across New Zealand will be required to have..Read Article
Recently there has been a lot happening on the economic and political fronts which may have the propensity to affect our property and borrowing decisions. In these times, it can be difficult to decide what a sensible course of action to take is. If..Read Article
In Chinese horoscopes, 2014 is the Year of the Horse. As we all know, in horse racing there are some horses that are a sure fire bet to back. Then there's the horses you'd wished you'd backed. Finally, there's the nags you'd rather never have..Read Article
Just like cooking programs dominate our TV space, articles on property occupy our print media. Not that there's anything new in this. There's nothing so dear to Aucklander's hearts as real estate and the desire to discuss and critique all things property. What is somewhat..Read Article
Today in a two part series I discuss the money life you want. To get a better money future you need to be in control of your money, whats going in and out of your pocket. I hope you enjoyed my short video blog. Ciao. ..Read Article
Today I talk about the your money outcomes and how to change our thoughts. How we think about money and what drives your thinking about money is determined by a number of factors, like your up bringing or your culture. See more in my blog...Read Article
I attended the GRA function last night - it was excellent, and goodness your knowledge is like an encyclopaedia! Phenomenal. We have already had an initial free consult with John Rowe, have attended one of Matthew's info evenings, and are already booked for Property School. I've read Tax Structures and am reading Property 101. We are very interested in moving to you for accounting also - our current accountant is lovely, and his fees are very low, but the more I'm learning, the more I'm realising this sweet man has oftentimes not steered us in the best directions, and definitely never asset structured us properly - and that is all in the plans to get sorted thx to getting to know GRA. - Tat & Trip - June 2016
If you're investing in residential property, seeking to maximise your ability to succeed and minimise risk, then this is a 'must read'.
Matthew Gilligan provides a fresh look at residential property investment from an experienced investor’s viewpoint. Written in easy to understand language and including many case studies, Matthew explains the ins and outs of successful property investment.