Industry newsletters

We’ll add links here when we publish our regular newsletters.

REA newsletter October 2019

Read the October newsletter here.

  • New commercial information page on rea.govt.nz
  • New rural information page on rea.govt.nz
  • First-home buyer spring campaign
  • Nearly there – the pre-settlement inspection
  • Continuing professional development (CPD) update
  • A look at licensee demographics
  • Case spotlight - NZREADT 37
  • REA is on LinkedIn

REA newsletter September 2019

Read the September newsletter here.

  • When is a garage not a garage?
  • New and updated information on REA.govt.nz
  • Highlights from REA's 2019 consumer research
  • Being fit & proper to hold a licence
  • Don't sell my home! Four tips for navigating a mortgagee sale
  • Why do consumers recommend a real estate agent?
  • An invitation for trainers 
  • REA's industry engagement 
  • Please give us your feedback about the disclosure training pack

REA newsletter July 2019

Read the July newsletter here.

  •  Risks of working with developers
  •  AML Annual report due 31 August
  •  Keeping your details up to date
  •  Recent EQC changes you need to know about
  •  Settled.govt.nz is a Spirit of Service Excellence Awards Finalist!
  •  Early Resolution’s 7 top tips for preventing complaints
  •  2019 Annual Licensee Survey results
  •  New agency disclosure meeting packs

REA newsletter June 2019

Read the June newsletter here.

  • Trust account audit reports are due soon
  •  CPD myth-busters
  •  Recently added and updated content on rea.govt.nz
  •  AML update and reminders
  •  A friendly reminder about drone photography
  • New resource video and five guiding principles of  disclosure
  •  Recent EQC legislation changes
  • Top 10 Facebook tips
  •  Reporting other licensees' conduct
  •  CPD exemption through PINZ and RICS
  •  Free buyer journey guides

REA newsletter April 2019

Read the April newsletter here.

  • New rea.govt.nz educational videos and guidance
  • Property Checker tool
  • First home buyers campaign and buyer journey
  • Our Licensing team
  • Bulk renewal licensing statistics
  • Apartment sales and how to avoid common complaints 
  • CPD refresher training and new topics available
  • Spotlight on Provisional Value and conflict of interests
  • Brightline test

REA newsletter February 2019

Read the February newsletter here.

  • Renewing your licence
  • The 10 most read newsletter articles in 2018
  • New Registrar powers for dealing with complaints
  • CPD
  • Campaign for first home buyers
  • Real estate agencies can now use RealMe
  • AML guidance
  • CE non-completions in 2018
  • New industry contact

Newsletter archives

Newsletters before 2019 have been archived by the year and month they were published and are located here.

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