Monthly Archives: June 2010

First Home Buyers Have Options

The global financial crisis witnessed many lenders move away from low equity lending. However, there are still a number of lenders who are active in this market. One of the banks actively promoting low equity loans is SBS Bank and the Lodge sales team enjoyed an educational visit from them during the week. Newly appointed manager Rod [...]

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June 2010 Rental Market Update

As winter is arriving the traditional slowing down of rental activity is starting to take effect. Tenants tend to “bed down” for winter so it is vital tenancies have been secured. With millions of dollars in subsidies available for insulation and clean burning heating, we have been busy modernising our older houses. Colder, damp homes [...]

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Global Dairy Index Steady

Fonterra’s online auction overnight broadly matched analyst expectations with a 3.5 percent fall in the composite dairy index.

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