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The Rise of Commercial Mortgage Investments

Explore the strength and resilience of Commercial Mortgage Investments (CMIs) as Noni Martin of Omega Capital highlights their unique benefits for discerning investors amidst ongoing economic uncertainty.

Investor Newsletter – August 2023

I hope everyone is doing well and staying healthy as we navigate through the colder months. With the 2023 election drawing near, it will be interesting to see how the outcome influences the business landscape and shapes our nation's path ahead. I eagerly await October...

Wholesale Investment Providers – Who Can You Trust?

Wholesale investment offers provide strong returns and unique opportunities not available in the retail investment market. However, they are not regulated in the same way and the Financial Markets Authority (FMA) has recently raised concern about “undesirable...

Investor Newsletter – June 2023

Market Update 2023 as an election year, has brought about heightened uncertainty for businesses and investors, particularly because of the strong correction we're currently experiencing in the property market. Add to that, persistently high inflation rates driving the...

Investor Newsletter – March 2023

2023 has started with a lot of market uncertainty, and caution is driving investor decisions – where do you place hard-earned savings and capital to achieve a good return whilst minimising the risk of loss? Inflation is certainly challenging the world at present as it...

Nikki Wood steps into management position at Alpha First

Nikki Wood has been appointed as Manager, Loans and Lending for Alpha First Mortgage Investments. Alpha First provides opportunities for clients to invest in registered first mortgages and Nikki’s new role is a direct response to the growth in the company’s mortgage...

Alpha First Newsletter – August 2022

Since our last newsletter in June, uncertainty fuelled by inflation and how long it is until it subsides both globally and locally continues to dominate property markets and the economic outlook. Our view of the market It is our view that the current climate will...

Alpha First Newsletter – June 2022

This letter is to keep you up to date with the lending activity at Alpha First and our view of the property market and the outlook for the lending landscape. Presently the New Zealand housing market is the subject of great speculation and prediction by a wide range of...