Making housing affordable – let’s crack it. Welcome to our second interactive
HiveMind exploration on the topic of housing affordability. This is an opportunity
for you to think about and share your perspectives on this issue and what, if anything, ...
Headlines: Consultant Peter Fa’afiu has challenged Pacific church leaders to contribute
some of the money they bring in from tithes to NGOs working with the homeless, or
allow some of the church’s assets to be used to help solve the problem. Major Campbell ...
David Rutherford, New Zealand’s Human Rights Commissioner was a keynote speaker
at the recent Community Housing Aotearoa conference and his topic was the relationship
between our United Nation’s human right’s commitment and the housing crisis. ...
There's no place like home, but owning your own home is harder than ever before.
Leaky homes, eye-watering prices, an ageing housing stock and a growing population:
how can we make sure everyone has an affordable, healthy home?
An agreement between appellant parties for a development of up to 1500 homes at Auckland’s
Three Kings, proposed by owners Fletcher Residential, has been welcomed by Environment
Minister Dr Nick Smith.
National’s decision to knowingly release a flawed Housing Affordability Measure
that underestimates the cost of housing is the latest evidence of their housing crisis
denial, says Labour’s Housing spokesperson Phil Twyford.
Labour will get tough on slum boarding houses The next Labour-led Government will
legislate a Warrant of Fitness based on tough minimum standards to clean out slum
boarding houses, says Labour’s Housing spokesperson Phil Twyford. “It’s not ...