Takeaway lobby theft claim: tenant evicted from upmarket Auckland unit for 'anti-social' antics
A filmmaker has been evicted from an upmarket Auckland apartment after neighbours complained of anti-social behaviour including allegations of takeaway theft from the lobby.Teimouraz Tsiklaouri lived in an apartment at The Statesman... More
Realtors fined for 'misleading' property listing in Swanson
A couple had to sell their house after they discovered the four-bedroom house they'd just purchased only had consent for two of those rooms. The two former Barfoot and Thompson realtors who sold the property have each been fined... More
Costco NZ opening: What makes new store globally unique
Hundreds of people have queued, some of them overnight, to be among the first through the doors at New Zealand's first Costco.Riverton resident Marina Seager said she wrote a handwritten letter with glitter to Costco in 2018 to... More
Some rental property agencies collecting unnecessary, potentially illegal information from applicants
By Niva Chittock of RNZ A Consumer New Zealand investigation has found some rental property agencies are collecting unnecessary, and in some cases potentially illegal information, from prospective tenants.Earlier this year,... More
Is Auckland's building boom cooling off? 1500 fewer homes built in past year
Auckland's building boom appears to have cooled with 1500 fewer homes built in the past year and dropping demand from buyers.Auckland Council issued 12,874 Code Compliance Certificates for finished newbuilds in the 12 months to... More