Weekly News List: Housing - 22nd of April

Weekly News List: Housing

Māori housing and community projects across Christchurch get $3.7 million boost

via stuff.co.nz

A $3.7 million investment in Māori housing and community development across Greater Christchurch will help get more whānau into healthy homes, the Government says. Read more…

Twyford looks to Auckland-Hamilton corridor as key to housing crisis

via stuff.co.nz

Before the September 2017 election Twyford was unambiguous that solving Auckland's housing problem involved getting rid of any urban growth boundary around the country's largest urban area. In its Speech from the Throne, the new Labour-led Government undertook to make that happen. Read more…


Select committee weighs options for land occupied by Māori in Auckland

via Radio New Zealand

The Māori Affairs select committee is considering the case of contested land intended for a major housing project near Auckland airport. Read more…


Government urging all Ihumātao parties to talk

via Māori Television

Housing and Urban Development Minister Phil Twyford is urging all parties involved in the controversial Ihumatao Housing development to come together and find a solution. This follows an agreement between the government and the construction industry to transform and improve the sector. Read more…

The Shift Aotearoa: Collaborative Action for NZ Housing

via scoop.co.nz

Building Better Homes, Towns and Cities Ko Ngā wā Kāinga hei Whakamāhorahora National Science Challenge and Community Housing Aotearoa are bringing together a diverse group across the housing sector for a major event to fix Aoteroa New Zealand’s housing delivery system. Read more…

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