This includes a development partner responsible for design, delivery and sale of housing; and a partner to provide long-term investment in the rebuilt houses. The three shortlisted respondents are:
- A Ngāti Paoa-lead consortium with support from local and international constructors and financier
- The Tūhono Tāmaki Consortium members are Fletcher Residential, Fletcher Building, Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei Whai Rawa Limited, Programmed FM NZ Ltd, Macquarie Capital (New Zealand) Ltd and Public Infrastructure Partners II LP
- The Exemplar Communities Consortium members are AV Jennings, Capella Capital, AMP Capital, Spotless, Universal Homes and Classic Builders
A Request for Proposals (RFP) will be issued to shortlisted respondents this month with a closing date for responses of May 2017. The preferred respondent will be announced next September and construction is expected to get underway in late 2017.
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