122 days ago

Poll: Book or Kindle?

NumberWorks'nWords Kilbirnie

When you read what do you prefer to use?

Book or Kindle?
  • 83.7% Book
    83.7% Complete
  • 16.3% Kindle
    16.3% Complete
1177 votes
More messages from your neighbours
4 days ago

Poll: Should Kiwis be entitled to more sick leave?

The Team Reporter from Stuff

With Covid-19 still a very real risk, people who are unwell are told to stay home, and to keep any sickly kids home too - but what if you don't have any more sick leave owing?

Most Kiwis are entitled to five days of sick leave a year, but some - often those in lower paid jobs - get less.

New Zealand’s minimum sick leave allowance is one of the lowest in the OECD. In Australia they get 10 days, in most European countries it’s even more.

Should Kiwis be entitled to more sick leave?

To read more, click here.

Should Kiwis be entitled to more sick leave?
  • 60.1% Yes, five days is not enough
    60.1% Complete
  • 13.9% No, I never use mine up anyway
    13.9% Complete
  • 26% Entitlement should be assessed on a case-by-case basis
    26% Complete
5109 votes
30 minutes ago

Do you rent in Auckland?

Jo Haywood Reporter from Homed

Hey neighbours, the struggle to find affordable accommodation in the city isn't getting any easier is it? A recent flatmates wanted ad is offering a spot in a "bright and sunny" central Auckland apartment, for $220 a week - but you'd be sleeping in a corner of the living room.

The cordoned off space is listed as being suitable for a woman “looking for a place to crash”. You can read more about it, here. Would you consider a rental like this? What's the most extreme rental ad you've come across in Auckland?

32 minutes ago

Do you really know what buyers are looking for in your property?

Ian Morrow from Market Ready

It's not always the obvious things like, location, design, or even the number of rooms. Often it's the hidden things that you might not consider that could afford you the lose of a potential sale. Check out our latest blog post which covers 6 main areas that can get overlooked. At Market Ready we are experts at finding the things that buyers are looking for and we can upgrade your property to make sure that it ticks more buyers "boxes". Get in touch if you would like a free initial consultation to find out how you can maximise the potential of your property.