With the rapid rise of Airbnb and similar share economy businesses in NZ and across the world, the way we use and utilize our assets is forever changing (in a good way).
Many small business owners are entrepreneurs who went into business seeking freedom, a better lifestyle, more money or simply because they wanted to run their own show. Financial acumen is rarely high amongst the skills possessed by such people.
At this time of the year everyone is getting busy, and often the wallet is getting stretched a little bit further, so it is very important that tenants understand that just because it is the holiday season, that does not mean they can have a wee 'break' from paying the rent!
Well all it takes is having a great elevator speech using just 25 - 35 words and 30 - 60 seconds! Well all it takes is speech coaching, it's just making the commitment to face our fear and move out of our comfort zone!
So... You’re sick of living at home?, Following Mum and Dad’s house rules?, Time to get out and live life with some friends?, Well it’s all fun and games when it goes right but you can be tied into all sorts of trouble if it goes wrong.
Office fit out pitfalls are not always obvious, so we thought we would give you some valuable information to help when you are considering your next move or refurbishment. An office fit out is possibly the largest capital expenditure for a business, getting it right is therefore vital.
The owner purchased the property three years ago, and then was offered work in Australia where he has lived for the past three years. He offered the property to his friend to live in at a greatly discounted rental rate per week.