Amanda Gray’s company South Canterbury Property Management Limited is in liquidation. (File photo)

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Amanda Gray’s organization South Canterbury Residence Administration Constrained is in liquidation. (File photo)

The sole director and shareholder of a troubled South Canterbury assets management enterprise has encouraged liquidators she was unable to keep on with her organization owing to problem amassing funds owed by tenants.

South Canterbury Residence Administration Confined, which was solely owned by Amanda Gray, was positioned into liquidation on April 11, with the first liquidators report filed to the companies place of work on Wednesday night.

Liquidator Emma Laing, of Dunedin-Centered Trevor Laing & Linked Constrained, mentioned they experienced only just lately been appointed and have been nonetheless in the course of action of accumulating facts on Thursday.

It is not however regarded how substantially cash the business owes, but the initially liquidators report shows there are no secured collectors mentioned, and they are not mindful of any unsecured lenders other than a “portion of Inland Profits debt” which is not preferential.

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The enterprise does have IRD liabilities, but the liquidator is nevertheless in the procedure of confirming the specific quantity.

“Due to the stage of preferential credit card debt and the limited property it is not envisioned that a dividend will come to be out there to any lenders,” the report states.

The report says the corporation, which built headlines last 12 months soon after Gray failed to lodge bonds and return funds to tenants and residence entrepreneurs, ceased buying and selling all around mid- 2021.

“…the director advises that she was unable to carry on with the business due to the difficulty collecting amounts owed from some of the tenant shoppers, along with problems owing to non-compliance in regards to property administration obligations.

“These variables have contributed to the company’s present-day economic situation.”

Grey was the sole employee of the firm, operated from a residence business office and utilized her personal motor vehicle, it claims.

“The financial accounts supplied to the liquidators do not demonstrate any major assets owned by the corporation.”

The consumer record of the house management company was acquired when the company was incorporated, but the report says it is “now of very little to no value”.

“There may be some quantities nevertheless owed by tenant consumers, the liquidators will examine the collectability of these quantities.”

Any lenders wishing to lodge a assert ought to make contact with the liquidators by May well 6.

The liquidators expect to entire the liquidation inside 12 months.

In May possibly 2021, home proprietors, tenants and former tenants of Gray spoke out about their dealings with her and her property management organization – raising problems about bond payments not remaining lodged with Tenancy Companies and bonds not being returned when tenants moved out.

South Canterbury House Management was also taken to the tenancy tribunal in 2019 for failing to comply with the insulation polices and failing to lodge the bond within the statutory time frame.