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Number of multi-unit housing consents is growing strongly

30 November 2018

The number of stand alone houses and retirement village units being consented is declining while multi-unit housing is growing strongly, Statistics NZ...

Co-housing neighbourhood planned for Waikato

13 November 2018

A Cambridge family is paving the way for a radical approach to housing.

First stage of Porirua's Kenepuru Landing starts hitting the market

13 November 2018

A huge housing development in Porirua could begin construction early next year.

70 houses to fit onto land the size of a rugby field in northern Wellington

9 November 2018

Wellington City Council has granted resource consent for a multi-unit development in Johnsonville called North Point

New programme to boost mid-rise timber construction

5 November 2018

A new programme aims to boost mid-rise building construction using New Zealand-engineered and panelised framing timber and deliver a range of regional...

New apartment block set to ease Aucklanders' transport woes

30 October 2018

High fuel prices and Auckland traffic could be a thing of the past for some as developers look at options to ditch the car.

Auckland Council working with developers to pay for Auckland's growth

19 October 2018

The current development charges for areas where new infrastructure is needed no longer reflect the true cost of provision. The policy has recently bee...

In practice: Te Aranga design principles

5 October 2018

An insight into how the Te Aranga design principles are implemented in practice, and the potential for them to transform planning and policies process...

The construction revolution continues as cross-laminated timber goes modular

4 October 2018

Watts Grove, an affordable housing project being built for Swan Housing in the UK, unlocks a difficult site and demonstrates what can be achieved with...

Fast-tracking development through partnership

28 September 2018

Auckland Council is working with Universal Homes on an innovative dual-consenting pilot that will enable the delivery of the earthworks and infrastruc...