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What if a house I’m looking to buy or sell may have been affected by flooding?

Buyers  & Sellers  |  7 February 2023  | By , The team at Settled


Recent heavy rains have caused serious flooding issues in a number of parts of New Zealand. Naturally disruptive on many levels, the real estate buying and selling process in flood-affected areas can also be challenging to navigate. Here is our response to some of the most common questions we’ve been receiving.  

Please note that the information below is general in nature, and the steps you may need to take will depend on your own situation. Please seek legal advice if you’re unsure on how to proceed with your buying/selling process.

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