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Property Matters

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Property Matters 29-11-2022 - Episode 194( 0:28:16)       
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A show looking at real estate hosted by Greg Watson, produced by Manawatū People's Radio with the assistance of New Zealand On Air. In This Episode: Greg talks about local housing developments, rental prices in our region, a very expensive house in Mount Maunganui, and a cheap one in Italy. He discusses Regulation; Property Management; Methamphetamine; And, more!
Published: 29/11/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 22-11-2022 - Episode 193( 0:27:23)       
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A show looking at real estate hosted by Greg Watson, produced by Manawatū People's Radio with the assistance of New Zealand On Air. In This Episode: Greg discusses a $13 billion dollar floating city design, changes to the Resource Management Act, more building infrastructure for Tararua, and the landlord who has to continually empty his tenants toilet!!
Published: 22/11/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 15-11-2022 - Episode 192( 0:27:58)       
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A show looking at real estate hosted by Greg Watson, produced by Manawatū People's Radio with the assistance of New Zealand On Air. In This Episode: Greg is in the 'rental zone' and talks about the latest market trends for investors, suggested changes to landlord and tenant matters, plus his section 'Bad Landlords, Bad Tenants' looks at a landlord having to pay $5,510 to tenants for showers not working well enough!
Published: 15/11/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 07-11-2022 - Episode 191( 0:27:3)       
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A show looking at real estate hosted by Greg Watson, produced by Manawatū People's Radio with the assistance of New Zealand On Air. In this episode Greg talks about interesting and unusual places to buy including a tiny home for $149,000 in Auckland, and a 96m2 boathouse in Evan's Bay, Wellington. Tenants have to pay up for accidentally flushing a flannel down the toilet and blocking the system - is this fair? Some recent property owners are now in 'negative equity' - what does this mean?
Published: 8/11/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 01-11-2022 - Episode 190( 0:28:48)       
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A show looking at real estate hosted by Greg Watson, produced by Manawatū People's Radio with the assistance of New Zealand On Air. In This Episode: Greg looks at a property for sale with a gang boss who refuses to leave, fluctuations in the housing market, inflationary effects on mortgages, plus ways how to battle inflation with some personal decision making.
Published: 1/11/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 25-10-2022 - Episode 189( 0:28:44)       
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In this episode Greg talks about a 33+ million dollar Kainga Ora purchase of properties near the central city to partly tackle the city's housing problem. He brings a selection of weird and unusual homes that are for sale, and then discusses the market changes that are effecting first home buyers. Finally, he finishes with a property management company being fined $201,000 for providing horrible housing and a whole raft of unlawful acts.
Published: 25/10/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 18-10-2022 - Episode 188( 0:27:40)       
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A show looking at real estate hosted by Greg Watson, produced by Manawatū People's Radio with the assistance of New Zealand On Air. In this show: Greg discusses a new subdivision for northern Palmerston North, the sales market locally, an 1890's house complete with an internal well and how to mange financially when your interest rates double.
Published: 18/10/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 11-10-2022 - Episode 187( 0:27:21)       
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A show looking at real estate hosted by Greg Watson, produced by Manawatū People's Radio with the assistance of New Zealand On Air. In this episode: Greg talks about plans for the old High flyers building, Kaianga Ora increasing properties in Levin, the market in general. Then he asks the question "What would you do if you turn up to your Airbnb stay and it is a construction site?
Published: 11/10/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 04-10-2022 - Episode 186( 0:28:6)       
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A show looking at real estate hosted by Greg Watson, produced by Manawatū People's Radio with the assistance of New Zealand On Air. In This Episode: Greg talks about a solar farm planned for Palmerston North, proposed changes to urban intensification in the Horizons region, plus his section 'Bad Landlords - Bad Tenants' has major financial impacts for one tenant and one owner.
Published: 4/10/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 27-09-2022 - Episode 185( 0:25:48)       
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A show looking at real estate hosted by Greg Watson, produced by Manawatū People's Radio with the assistance of New Zealand On Air. In This Episode: Greg talks about market conditions around the country. He also looks at Roxburgh as a potential lovely place to live and asks why Arrowtown had a median house price of $1.8 million dollars. He spends time talking about the affects of having a student loan on the ability to buy a home for first home buyers.
Published: 27/09/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 20-09-2022 - Episode 184( 0:27:51)       
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A show looking at real estate hosted by Greg Watson, produced by Manawatū People's Radio with the assistance of New Zealand On Air.
Published: 20/09/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 13-09-2022 - Evergreen - Dodgy property managers and how to avoid them( 0:28:39)       
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A show looking at real estate hosted by Greg Watson, produced by Manawatū People's Radio with the assistance of New Zealand On Air.
Published: 13/09/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 06-09-2022 - Episode 183( 0:26:10)       
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A show looking at real estate hosted by Greg Watson, produced by Manawatū People's Radio with the assistance of New Zealand On Air.
Published: 6/09/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 30-08-2022 - Episode 182( 0:28:39)       
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A show looking at real estate hosted by Greg Watson, produced by Manawatū People's Radio with the assistance of New Zealand On Air. In this episode: Greg wonders where to buy? Maybe an apartment in a new groundbreaking Auckland building, a former pub within the Queens Sandringham Estate or an American house which looks like the castle from Harry Potter! Also, how much do first home buyers need to earn to afford buying a home in 2022?
Published: 30/08/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 23-08-2022 - Episode 181( 0:28:52)       
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In this Episode Greg discusses earthquake strengthening in the Rangitikei District, new housing density rules in Auckland and wonders why a 4 million property is left empty for 17 years and is becoming derelict. Also, Real Estate salespeople predicted to earn less and hundreds to leave the industry. What do you do when a landlord won't return your favourite artwork?
Published: 23/08/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 16-08-2022 - Episode 180( 0:29:1)       
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In this episode Greg looks at the latest Real Estate Institute of New Zealand median house prices. Things are maybe not as bad as they appear in the media headlines. He talks about infrastructure changes to Palmerston North and has concerns about what political impact Megan Woods new announcement around large landlords getting future tax breaks for multi unit developments. Has the government messed up another housing policy?
Published: 16/08/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 09-08-2022 - Episode 179( 0:30:9)       
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In this show, Greg talks about an incredible film studio going through consenting processes near Wanaka, discusses buying a home by pooling resources with someone else. After Bob Marley and the wailers "Could you be loved" he talks bathroom renovations. He also brings his 'bad landlords, bad tenants' segment back with some warning for landlords.
Published: 9/08/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 02-08-2022 - Episode 178( 0:29:16)       
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A show looking at real estate hosted by Greg Watson, produced by Manawatū People's Radio with the assistance of New Zealand On Air. In this Episode: An update on the Manawatu-Tararua Highway, how to decipher real estate market headlines, six questions first home buyers should ask a lawyer and plans for a 120+ kilometer long skyscraper are taking shape.
Published: 2/08/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 19-07-2022 - Episode 177( 0:30:32)       
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A show looking at real estate hosted by Greg Watson, produced by Manawatū People's Radio with the assistance of New Zealand On Air. In this episode: The latest REINZ market stats are discussed. Hearings on the Whiskey Creek subdivision continue. Then our popular 'Bad Tenants - Bad Landlords' sections include fines of between $6,000 and $30,000 given out recently. Also, a discussion about mould.
Published: 19/07/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 12-07-2022 - Episode 176( 0:28:39)       
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The 'TIPS' show: How to make a small space feel large; how to de-clutter and how to 'green-up' your home. Also, tenants made to pay $7,000 for what a cleaning company says was the worst they have ever seen.
Published: 12/07/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 05-07-2022 - Episode 175( 0:25:29)       
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Published: 5/07/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 28-06-2022 - Episode 174( 0:26:46)       
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In this episode, Greg Watson looks at the Manawatu Market, how to prepare your house for sale (for the budget conscious) and several examples of 'bad landlord, bad tenant' stories.
Published: 28/06/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 21-06-2022 - Episode 173( 0:27:22)       
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In this episode Greg looks at the latest REINZ median house prices and discovers only one region in the country has had a reduction in median house in the last year. He then looks at various stories about the market in order to 'read between the headlines'. Also, how much did a lighthouse sell for recently? and where in the world can you move to where they pay you $97,000 to go and live there?
Published: 21/06/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 14-06-2022 - Episode 172( 0:28:16)       
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In this show Greg Watson talks about the chance to buy a Sanson Heritage property, Aokautere suburb planning improvements and changes in the sales market. In the 'Bad Landlord/Bed Tenant section he discusses a $6,000 payment a landlord had to make to a tenant for failing to make repairs.
Published: 14/06/2022 1:00:00 p.m.
Property Matters 07-06-2022 - Episode 171( 0:27:55)       
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in this show Greg discusses the local economy strengths, and even gives you details of five incredible international properties you can buy for less than the median Auckland house price.
Published: 7/06/2022 1:00:00 p.m.

Property Matters is the property show for you! The audience includes buyers, sellers, landlords, tenants and people interested in general housing advice. Greg Watson presents the very latest Manawatu market news and commentary, and much more!


Host: MPR - Manawatu People's Radio

Produced By: MPR - Manawatu People's Radio

Language: English

Category: News, Issues and Current Affairs

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