New Zealand Property Investors' Federation

The NZPIF is the umbrella body for 20 local Property Investors' Associations throughout New Zealand.

(027) 357 9243

Federation Activities

May updates, news. and specials

Update about Communication Meeting 12 May 2019

A very stimulating meeting was held on the 12 May at the Brentwood Hotel.  Presentations from this meeting have been uploaded on to as Members Only information under Events.

Members can login and access the Members Only area under Events by clicking on the blue member login button on the top right hand side of the home page. A box will be displayed asking for the member's email address (this must be the address which the member has given when registering as a member but we can update this if the email address has changed).

The member will also be asked for their password which the member will have set up. If this has not been done, please use the 'never had a password' button and go through the process of setting up a password. Any problems please email


Handy Hints from the NZPIF President

Sharon Cullwick

At above Communication Meeting, a request was made for regular updates on issues of vital concern to landlords. As well as being sent out to all Associations to be shown at meetings, these regular updates are being uploaded into the Members Only area of the NZPIF website under About Us.  How to login to the Member Ony area is outlined in Item one above.

This first issue of Handy Hints covers

  • Complying with the new insulation requirements - 1 July deadline
  • Complying with the Healthy Homes requirements
  • New Privacy Commission Guidelines for landlords and tenants
  • Ensuring the Bond Centre has your correct 'Address for Service'
  • Checking insurance before renting to the Salvation Army or similar groups
  • If your property is empty for more than 60 days letting your insurance company know

View the full presentation here


Residential Tenancies Act 1986
Summary of recent Amendments: enacted and pending.

Brian Kerr has written several books on the RTA including The Complete Guide to Landlording in New Zealand and made a number of presentations on the subject.  Now seconded to the Executive Committee of the NZPIF, Brian has written for members a brief summary of the changes from 2016-2019.  This is essential reading material for all landlords.  This document can be found here.



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