homes

The Rise of Meth Contamination

The Rise of Meth Contamination

You've probably read the disastrous headlines about meth contamination and the costs involved with cleaning up the mess it leaves behind. Trust me we've been on the front-line of this dealing with a number of claims from apartments, houses and even cars. Let's cover off the basics

You, Your Mortgage and Average Auckland House Prices

You, Your Mortgage and Average Auckland House Prices

Whenever the topic of buying houses in Auckland is raised we know the conversation usually takes the line of the average house price being too high.  But in an ever-changing market it’s good to get some insight from the Director of Research at CoreLogic, Jonno Ingerson, on the statistics and trends behind these values.

How much would it cost to rebuild your home?

How much would it cost to rebuild your home?

Let’s walk through the major change for house insurance following the quakes in Christchurch. You are now be responsible for calculating the cost of replacing your home as you set your insurance levels. But how do you do that?