How to Know When You’re Ready to Buy a Home

How to Know When You’re Ready to Buy a Home

Here at Lochore’s Real Estate, we’ve been operating as real estate agents in the lower North Shore for decades, so we’ve seen a lot of people take their first step into home ownership over the years. We understand; it’s a big decision, involving a complicated marketplace, and what’s likely to be the biggest transaction ofRead more

Make Sure You Have These Documents on Hand to Sell Your Property

Make Sure You Have These Documents on Hand to Sell Your Property

Selling a property is no simple task. As a seller, whether you’re dealing with first-time buyers or experienced investors keen to find great investment properties, you’ll be required to produce precise, legally-binding paperwork. Not only that, proper documentation also boosts buyer confidence and protects you as a seller during possible disputes. If you’re ready toRead more

What Makes a Good Investment Property?

What Makes a Good Investment Property?

An Interview with Lochore’s Chris Gemmell How do you recognise when an investment property has real rental potential and the potential for future capital growth? This is the question that lies at the heart of property investment. Not all properties are created equal. Your challenge is to find the ones that will make you money,Read more

The Investment Property Market & COVID-19

The Investment Property Market & COVID-19

How Will Covid-19 Impact the Auckland Investment Property Market? The Covid-19 pandemic has affected every aspect of our lives, and the investment property market is no different. While industry professionals remain optimistic that the long-term prospects for Auckland’s property market are bright, the short-term forecast has been muddied by the unprecedented economic strain of theRead more