The Beyond the Field podcast series provides expert advice and education for anyone who wants to learn about things beyond their normal scope! We cover a range of topics using bite-sized pieces of information, ranging from property, insurance, the basics of budgeting, current industry news, and even guest speakers.

We are lucky to use our charismatic and passionate team on the podcast, bringing their real life experience and insights to drop helpful information.

Beyond the Field Podcast gives you an exclusive behind the scenes insight into the property, insurance, and finance industry to provide you with the power to take back control of your future. Each week BTF releases educational episodes as well as Guest Episodes, where we chat with industry leaders, entrepreneurs, sports stars, and the stories of everyday people.

Join us to chat all things money, property and wealth on #beyondthefield podcast series on Apple Podcast and Spotify.


August 28, 2020
property title

Conveyancing a Property Title ft. Principle of Lateral Lawyers, Shane Rohde | Ep. 120

Having a lawyer review your property title is one of the key steps in the purchase process. But what does a lawyer actually do and what are they looking for? Our legal expert, Shane Rohde, Principle of Lateral Lawyers, shares his expert advice on the conveyancing process and explains some of the common terms they come across and what that could mean for the purchaser.
August 27, 2020
is now a good time to sell?

Is Now a Good Time to Sell? | Ep. 119

Typically, this time of year sees a slow in real estate sales - but considering all of the present factors; COVID, elections, super low interest rates; is now a good time to sell your property?
August 26, 2020
property purchase tourism hotspot queenstown

BTF Listener Question – Should I Purchase Property in a Tourism Hotspot ? | Ep. 118

Thanks to our BTF listener for reaching out with the following question... 'Should I purchase a property in a tourism hotspot like Queenstown?'
August 25, 2020
property purchase uncertain times

Buying Property – Should I Buy Now or Wait for More Certainty. | Ep. 117

To buy or not to buy? We get asked for our opinion on this on the daily. Kayne talks with Lisa Barton, Money Empire Senior Adviser on her views of the positives and negatives of buying in uncertain times.
August 24, 2020
lockdown household spending NZ

Spending Habits from the Nationwide Lockdown | Ep. 116

During the nationwide lockdown in March and April 2020, household spending statistically changed! Because we couldn't spend, there was an increase of savings, and in turn, people were able to pay off consumer debts! Kayne zooms with Money Empire Senior Adviser Goran Loncar to talk about the change in spending habits and how it resulted in $1.3b worth of consumer debt being repaid. Imagine the result if we maintained some of those reduced spending habits!
August 21, 2020
commercial contracts impacted covid

How Commercial Contracts are Impacted by COVID – Ft. Principle of Lateral Lawyers, Shane Rohde | Ep. 115

As a nation, we have to be flexible with the constant changes taking place around us. These changes don't just apply to our daily activities - this also applies to contracts. Kayne speaks with Shane Rohde, Principle from Lateral Lawyers to discuss the impact of COVID on commercial agreements, particularly with asset purchases like businesses and property.
August 21, 2020
external debt getting mortgage

Outside Debt & How It Affects Obtaining a Mortgage | Ep. 114

Isa & Kayne talk through how car finance, credit cards, storecards, personal loans and student loans all affect your serviceability to obtain a mortgage and gets you to think do you need it? What are your long term goals? Will this affect me buying a property? It's a common question we get all the time!
August 19, 2020
OCR drop negatives 2021

Interest Rate Update – COVID Style | Ep. 113

Kayne explains to the listeners how the OCR will most likely drop into the negatives next year for the first time and how that looks for a mortgage borrower.
August 18, 2020
first home buyer questions

Social Media Questions from First Home Buyers, Featuring Lisa Barton. | Ep. 112

Today the BTF team are joined by Lisa Barton - the GOAT adviser in the first home buyer market. Lisa shares the commons questions she has received lately from her FHB audience. They range from: What income can I use? I'm a single mum, can I still get a mortgage? I have a car loan - will that hinder my chances of getting approval?