There’s little doubt that the extreme weather systems we’ve been having are becoming more frequent and more intense – with poor Edgecumbe and parts of the Bay of Plenty becoming the latest victim.
So what makes a property uninhabitable? who determines if a property is uninhabitable? and what is the correct protocol when a rented property becomes uninhabitable by flooding or earthquakes?
I’ve just done some research thanks to NZ’s latest tenancy news, which may come in valuable for those unsure about currently renting an uninhabitable property.
Click here to view a video put together by tenancynews.co.nz