Housing Headlines

Wanaka Community Pool reopening

Press Release – Queenstown Lakes District Council

Wanaka Community Pool will reopen next Saturday, 27 September, with free entry and fun activities for the day. Read more »

Plans Lodged for New Dwellings at Three Kings

Press Release – Fletcher Building

Fletcher Residential has lodged two private plan change applications with Auckland Council for the redevelopment of Three Kings Quarry. These applications outline two ways to transform the area into a new urban precinct. Read more »

Roost Home Loan Affordability report

Press Release – Interest.co.nz

Home loan affordability improved in August for the third consecutive month as lower interest rates and reduced mortgage payments more than offset a slight rise in house prices. Read more »

New Zealand GDP strong: Boom more broad-based in Q2

Press Release – HSBC Bank

Boom more broad-based in Q2 New Zealand’s Q2 GDP was close to expectations at +0.7% q-o-q and +3.9% y-o-y (market had +3.8%; HSBC had +3.9%). This is strong, above-trend, growth and shows that the New Zealand economy has been outperforming most of the … Read more »

Government challenged to make all New Zealand homes safe

Press Release – Jennian Homes

Leading home builder Jennian Homes has challenged the Government to reduce the number of serious home–related injuries by extending the rental home warrant–of–fitness scheme, proposed by several political parties, to cover all homes in New Zealand. Read more »

New step towards safer future for Waitara

Press Release – Taranaki Regional Council

New step towards safer future for Waitara 18 September 2014 On Monday 15 September the Taranaki Regional Council Executive committee approved the proposal for the second stage of the upgrade of Waitaras flood defences and work is expected to begin … Read more »

Axis Homes with Jalcon

Press Release – Jalcon Homes

Jalcon Homes says that an Axis Series Home is a good, affordable option for Auckland home buyers and that quality shouldnt be sacrificed for a compact living space. Read more »

Cutting Edge Conference Centre and 60 New Rooms for 2015

Press Release – Jet Park Hotel and Conference Centre

Jet Park Airport Hotel is pleased to announce it will open a conference centre and 60 new guest rooms in spring 2015. The new multi-storey conference centre will have capacity for 250 people and will be located close to the existing hotel. With modern … Read more »

Creating Better Housing And Neighbourhoods

Press Release – Palmerston North City Council

One of the last parts of the District Plan review is expected to draw a huge response from Palmerston North residents. Read more »

Couple give up Auckland for a slice of heaven in Cambridge

Press Release – St Kilda development

Like many other Kiwis, the first residents of Cambridges premier subdivision St Kilda have given up the long commutes, higher costs of living and smaller living space for their take on the quarter acre kiwi dream. Read more »

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