September 20, 2019

You don’t necessarily need a 20% deposit to buy a home

You don’t necessarily need a 20% deposit to buy a home. We’ve looked into how you can buy sooner with less to make getting into that property easier.
September 11, 2019

How much do you really need to retire in NZ?

The earlier you start planning for your retirement, the better it’ll be. Find out what you’ll need to afford it and how you can make it happen.
September 6, 2019

All the extra costs you need to know about when buying a home

Buying a home costs far more than the purchase price. Read our run-through of all the extras so that you can plan for them before you buy.
August 30, 2019

Your personal insurance may not pay out: Find out why

Your insurance may not pay out if something happens. Non-disclosure and poor underwriting practice could be the reason - find out why here.
August 23, 2019

Did you buy with a small deposit? Refinancing could save you thousands

Did you buy a home with a deposit smaller than 20 per cent? Find out why refinancing the right way could save you thousands of dollars
August 16, 2019

10 EASY tips to help you save your first home deposit faster

Saving a deposit for your first home isn’t easy. Here are 10 simple, actionable tips that will help you reach your goal faster.
August 12, 2019

Three NZ cities with the highest yielding property

Are you keen to buy your first investment property? Or perhaps diversify outside of Auckland? Consider these three cities, where rental yields are unusually high.
August 2, 2019

Buying with friends? Here’s everything you need to know

Happy International Friendship day! To celebrate, we looked at a topic we get a lot of questions about here at Money Empire - buying property with friends.
July 26, 2019

Want to buy your first home in less than two years? These 5 tips will help

Buying your first home is a challenge and there’s no easy way to do it. But if you’re focused and work smart you can make it happen—fast.