Posts Tagged ‘Property Management’

Property Management News November 2022

Wednesday, November 9th, 2022

From the Property Management Team

As we embrace the spring weather, we are certainly seeing activity on the rental market. Rents have increased over the last 12-18 months in Christchurch, with some properties achieving some significant increases – finally Christchurch more...

Whittle Knight Property Manager’s News April 2022

Thursday, April 21st, 2022

April 2022 and we are finally starting to see an increasing return to ‘regular’ business activity which is very encouraging. Our teams are now all back in the office and although COVID is still very much within our community, we more...

Property Management March 2022 News

Thursday, March 24th, 2022

From the Property Management Team

We are a good 2 ½ months into the year of 2022 and already we have had to adapt and change to a rapidly changing landscape in respect of New Zealand in general and more more...

Residential Tenancies Amendment Act 2020

Tuesday, August 25th, 2020

It’s been a very busy month for everyone here in the WKB team – August is a huge student month for us as we set about to rent all our student properties for next year. This month has been no more...

Property Management Update May 2020

Tuesday, May 12th, 2020

The month of April has now passed and it will forever be remembered as the ‘month we were in lockdown’.

Here at Whittle Knight & Boatwood Ltd, we carried on as best we could, given the restrictions we more...

Property Management Update – June

Friday, July 19th, 2019

The subject of ‘reasonably clean’ in a property, is nearly always certain to create robust discussion between owners, tenants and property managers. We will always try to maintain high standards of cleaning where possible, but sometimes our standard is too more...

Property Management Update – May 2019

Monday, June 17th, 2019

There is a lot going on in the world of property management at this time.


  • Legislative insulation deadline for 1 July is all but nearly here
  • The Healthy Homes Bill comes into effect from 1 July and owners have

What to ask when Flat Hunting

Thursday, March 7th, 2019

7 Questions to ask when flat hunting:

So, you and your mates have found an epic flat and you want to move in? Sweet! Don’t start picking rooms just yet though – we’ve put together some things to consider to more...

Property Management Update – September

Thursday, October 11th, 2018

Property Management – Banning of Letting Fees to tenants – Rental Homes – Proposed Legislation Changes – Regulation of the Industry – there has been so much attention in the media of late regarding all matters property management – it more...

Property Management Update – August

Friday, September 7th, 2018
  • The month of August was a HUGE month at Whittle Knight & Boatwood Ltd. Firstly – it was student season and we leased 119 properties !!!!!!! (up from 94 for the same month last year).  Of course, this means January