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Bill to help young people into home ownership launched

The Green Party is launching a plan today to help people struggling with student loans get into their first home. Green MP Gareth Hughes’s Student Loan Scheme First Home Repayment Diversion Bill was launched today, the latest in a series of Green Party policies to address the housing crisis.

Rental strain in Nelson forces mother with six children to live in tent

A Nelson Mail article on 24 November shows a single mother caring for six children feels there is no option but to pitch a tent at a Nelson campground after struggling to find a rental house. Karla Tunney said she was given 90-days notice to leave her rental home in Richmond with no explanation after living there for three weeks

MSD extends social housing RFP process in Auckland

Earlier this year the Ministry of Social Development (MSD) sent out an open Request for Proposals (RFP) to provide 1,000 additional social housing places in Auckland’s high demand areas, by December 2019. The closing date for submissions for this RFP has now been extended from 25 November 2016 to 25 November 2017.

Young Kiwis struggling with high mortgage debt

New data from the Reserve Bank shows that the average first home buyer is borrowing a record $390,000, up by 43 per cent from $273,000, in just two years. LVR rules requiring a 20 per cent minimum deposit mean the average first home now costs around half a million dollars.

Horowhenua transfer of HNZ properties not proceeding

A proposal to transfer the ownership and management of Housing New Zealand (HNZ) properties in Horowhenua will not proceed at this time, the Minister Responsible for Housing New Zealand, Bill English says.

More social housing for Auckland

​A new social housing complex of 120 apartments is to be built on surplus Crown land and an adjoining Housing New Zealand site in Auckland in partnership with local iwi, Ministers Paula Bennett and Nick Smith have announced.

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Winter 2018 Public Announcements

We are pleased to see Government's continued support in this approach that was brought to New Zealand by the Community Housing Sector in 2015. We would like to see it paired with sustainable support for emergency housing. Together we would have an effective response...

Big Albany site offers high density development

Located at 80 Don McKinnon Drive, the bare block of 15,969 sq m of freehold land is for sale by tender, closing 4pm, Thursday May 17, 2018, unless sold prior to that date. It is being marketed by Eddie Zhong, Bayleys North Shore Commercial in conjunction with Mike...

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