Your local Mortgage Adviser
I bring a wide range of knowledge on home & business lending. From purchasing an owner occupied property or investment property, to buying a commercial property, helping your children into their first home or simply wanting to making sure you are getting the deal you deserve from your existing Bank. Karen makes mortgages easy by acting on your behalf to negotiate a deal, Karen prides herself in delivering excellent service, specific & relevant advice, and solutions from a panel of over 10 lenders. My service comes at no cost to you.
Rather than being time consuming and stressful, buying property should be exciting, so why spend all valuable time explaining your situation and trying to compare pricing yourself? Putting you the customer first is paramount.
I can work with first home buyers, property investors, small business owners or clients wanting to refinance.
Karen has many years of experience in the finance industry with a background of more than 20 years working in main trading banks in NZ.
My passion is working with 1st home buyers. It can be a very overwhelming experience and I like to guide my clients through the process, and ensure you are supported every step of the way. From our initial meeting I work closely to achieve your goals. I have contacts with key trusted advisers in real estate, legal companies, accountants along with Insurance. If you are looking to purchase your 1st Home, refinancing your existing home, or looking at purchasing a rental property - I can offer you the services required to help you, achieve your goals and simplify the journey for you.
Is property still a good investment?
There's no doubt; many potential property investors were spooked by the government's housing policy changes announced in March. What once was a cast-iron investment option suddenly seemed less attractive. However, despite the changes to tax concessions and the bright-line test, there's little evidence that landlords are selling up in any significant numbers. So, is property still a good investment?
First home buyer stress: 5 tips to help you manage the process for a better outcome
When it comes to stressful life events, buying your first home is up there in the top ten. Here we share some tips to help you manage the process for a better outcome.
Has The Government’s Housing Policy Changes Made A Difference?
This year's Budget had little of substance concerning the property market. However, given the significant housing policy changes announced in March, it’s probably not surprising.