Housing Headlines

2015 a remarkable year ahead facing University of Canterbury

Press Release – University of Canterbury

The University of Canterbury is facing one of the most remarkable years ahead in its 141 year history next year with major rebuilding works, growing student numbers and transforming its graduate profile. Read more »

Councils must change attitude and culture to address housing

Press Release – Property Council Of New Zealand

District planning rules must consider the economic feasibility of development while addressing land for housing Read more »

Knox Church packed house at first service since earthquake

Press Release – Knox Church

Knox Church had a packed house for its first service this morning after an absence of four years following the 4 September 2010 earthquake. Read more »

Three more days to have your say on SH2 safety

Press Release – New Zealand Transport Agency

People who travel along State Highway 2 (SH2) between Bethlehem and Waihi have three more days to fill out a survey and share their thoughts on the route. Read more »

Spectacular flythrough reveals first glimpses inside NZICC

Press Release – SKYCITY

Stunning imagery of the New Zealand International Convention Centre (NZICC), including the first glimpses inside the building, has been released today by SKYCITY Entertainment Group. Read more »

Sustainable Housing Development Reaches New Milestone

Press Release – Unison

A sustainable housing development in Hastings has reached a new milestone, with the first of eleven solar PV equipped new-builds complete and open as a show home. The housing development, a joint project between Horvath Homes, Unison and Hastings District … Read more »

Tracy Peters Named Head of Affordable Housing for RED

Press Release – Red Capital Group

Tracy Peters Named Head of Affordable Housing for RED RED Capital Group is pleased to announce that Tracy Peters has been named Head of Affordable Housing for the firm. Read more »

Affordable housing development agreement signed

Press Release – New Zealand Government

The Government has signed a development agreement for the construction of 237 homes as part of its affordable housing project on an 11.5-hectare Crown-owned site in Christchurch, Building and Housing Minister Dr Nick Smith announced today. Todays … Read more »

Free insulation for 100 Rotorua rental properties

Press Release – Rotorua Lakes Council

Rotorua landlords are being urged to take up an offer of free insulation for their rental homes through the Governments Warm Up New Zealand: Healthy Homes programme. Read more »

KiwiCover: loss of family home pales against loss of earning

Press Release – KiwiCover Insurance

KiwiCover Insurance says that the financial loss caused by the destruction of a family home typically pales in comparison with the financial effects of the permanent loss of earnings of the home owner. Read more »

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