Becoming a streetwise home buyer

The Streetwise Home Buyer is a top-selling, step-by-step guide on how to find, negotiate and buy better than the next guy. From buying an apartment to building your own home; from making an offer to making a killing.

Explore the tips, tricks and traps of today's real estate market. Over 25 free chapters on every aspect of home buying, in plain English and specific to New Zealand. This is information and advice that is practically valuable to all home buyers and investors and can make the difference from you ending up with a peach or a lemon.

Want to know what to look out for when buying an inner-city apartment? Trying to spot the next hot suburb? Want are the pros and cons of buying off-plan? Or maybe you just want to make sure you don’t over-capitalise with your renovations.

Just click on the topics below. You can read the relevant extracts on-screen, then click for a PDF download of any given complete chapter, all for free.