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Property after the polls: Likely policy changes and how they impact you.

Daniel Gibbons Daniel Gibbons
8 November 2023
1 min read

Are you prepared for the implications on property matters following the recent New Zealand election? With a new government in place, possible policy changes loom on the horizon, and they could reshape the property landscape. But what does this mean for you and your investments?

Hear from our panel of experts from Findex and Hamilton Locke as they discuss:

  • The ‘Bright-line’ Test: will it reduce to just 2 years or disappear entirely?

  • Interest Deductibility: reinstatement for residential properties, whether phased or immediate.

  • Foreign Home Buyers Ban: a potential reversal for sales of homes worth over $2 million with a 15% tax on the sale price.

  • Commercial Depreciation: what's changing in this space?

  • Residential Tenancy Updates: learn about the changes to landlords’ termination rights with respect to residential tenancies.

  • Housing Densification Policy: Discover the latest updates and how they impact you.


  • Daniel Gibbons – Partner Tax Advisory

  • Ryan Watt – Partner Tax Advisory

  • Paul Chambers – Partner Hamilton Locke.

Daniel Gibbons
Author: Daniel Gibbons | Partner