Tagged: property

Should I use my KiwiSaver funds to buy a house?

The NZ news media is on a run with terrible personal finance articles. There was the recent suggestion you need $101k by age 30 to have a comfortable retirement. Now, we’re being told about...

Home ownership

New subscribers to the NZ Wealth & Risk mailing list receive a Build Your Own Financial Plan series of emails. This series consists of more than a dozen regular emails detailing certain aspects of your...

Of homeowners and foodowners

Josh Barro, writing for The New York Times: “Imagine if we bought food the way we buy housing. Instead of buying the food you need right now, you would buy a contract giving you...

Safe as houses?

  I have many questions about investing in residential property. I have my own ideas about some of the answers, but I wish I could have answers that are more satisfactory and align with...