Industry newsletters

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

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

REA newsletter December 2018

Read the December newsletter here.

  • The year in review
  • New videos for buyers and sellers
  • Insulation requirements for landlords
  • Supervision
  • Continuing education
  • Office hours
  • Change of address
  • Trust account audit findings
  • AML registration

REA newsletter November 2018

Read the November newsletter here.

  • Research on vendor disclosure
  • 'Ask Kevin'
  • Reporting trust account irregularities
  • Continuing education
  • Survey about training delivery
  • REA annual report
  • Settled.govt.nz at open homes
  • Overseas buyers
  • Form 2 and provisional value
  • Tribunals Bill
  • AML workshops
  • Dual branding

REA newsletter September 2018

Read the September newsletter here.

  • The Real Estate Agents Act is 10 years old
  • Using the correct licence description
  • Selling property impacted by NZTA projects
  • How to use the government's RealMe service
  • A High Court decision
  • Settled.govt.nz
  • Improvements to rea.govt.nz
  • A reminder about continuing education
  • Continuing professional development in 2019
  • Information about unit titles

Newsletter archives

Newsletters before 2018 have been archived by the year and month they were published and are located here.

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