1 Nov 2017

Foreign buyers and trade deals

From The Panel, 4:10 pm on 1 November 2017
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Photo: RNZ / Diego Opatowski

The Prime minister's announcement that foreign buyers will be not be able to buy houses here has sparked debate not only over whether it will damage our trade deals overseas and whether it will even help stem the flow of foreign ownership. Auckland University law professor Dr Jane Kelsey tells us if foreigners will be able to get around the new rules as easily as before.