Designation notice improves the management structure options for communal facilities

What’s not to love about modern user-friendly legislation? Nearly a year ago the need to set up Incorporated Societies in order to manage communal facilities on a property development, became a thing of the past.   Incorporated Societies have their place but they require a minimum of 15 members, a common seal and are governed…

Delivery of the Law

In Britain legal services can be sold by a supermarket.  In Chicago clients can nominate the fee they want to pay – they decide after the job is done.  In India thousands of lawyers deliver legal services to law firms throughout the globe in response to those firms’ requirements for outsourcing. Lawyers have changed the…

Development funding anyone?

The changes to the NZ investor migrant policy that we flagged a couple of months ago have just been made operative.  This should be of interest to developers seeking development funding.  Migrants can now invest in residential property developments in order to secure residency.  Residential property development has been added as an “acceptable investment” for migration…