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Southland’s affordable housing attracts new residents

February 14, 2018 0

Southland tops the country’s list for affordable housing and it is attracting people to the area to live. Massey University’s Home Affordability Report Quarterly Survey to December 2017 shows Southland leads the way on the Regional […]

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Housing stocktake blames homelessness on drop in state housing

February 13, 2018 0

A Government-commissioned stocktake of housing shows massive failings across the sector that particularly affect children, Pasifika, and renters. The report indicates New Zealand is “quickly becoming a society divided by the ownership of housing and its […]

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Govt set to unveil results of housing stocktake

February 12, 2018 0

In November, the government commissioned three experts to carry out a housing stocktake, saying it needed an up to date picture of the housing market. At the time, the Housing Minister, Phil Twyford, said the […]

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Housing affordability not a single number

February 12, 2018 0

“Housing affordability not a single number,” says Wellington City Councillor Wellington City Councillor and Housing Portfolio leader Brian Dawson says a single number for housing affordability is not the right approach. A media report today […]

News

A fresh approach underway for city centre state housing

February 12, 2018 0

Crown entity Housing New Zealand has this week begun conversations with tenants, partners, government agencies, non-government agencies and neighbours about the future of its well-known building at 139 Greys Ave, Auckland. “Our aim is to […]

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Working group formed to tackle Auckland housing crisis

February 9, 2018 0

An Auckland housing crisis working group has been formed to find a solution to the city’s massive shortage, following five years of working in silos. Housing Minister Phil Twyford, Auckland Deputy Mayor Bill Cashmore and […]