affordable housing

Labour housing spokesman Phl Twyford on The Naton

Labour would buy private land for housing, Twyford says

Sat 20 May 13

AUT construction management professor sees impracticalities in Labour and National's home-building policies.

An artist's impression of the Citiblox apartments to be built on Porirua City Council land

Quest to alleviate housing shortage moving rapidly

Mon 13 Feb 1

There is almost no wastage in the houses and each one can be built in less than a week.

Howick councillor Dick Quax

Letter to Goff: Do something about housing affordability before city sinks into a 'new kind of poverty'

Fri 21 Oct 4

Among the most pressing challenges for the council is to free up enough land to curb rampant housing inflation. 

Developers look to Northland for residential land with scale

Fri 31 Jul

The further north Aucklanders are moving to buy affordable housing, the more expensive land is becoming.

Labour party Housing spokesman Phil Twyford

Treasury warned cabinet of problems with Smith's housing plan

Fri 10 Jul 1

Cabinet knew about the hurdles in Nick Smith's housing plan for Auckland - including iwi objections.


Chris Hutching talks about the latest Treasury documents on NBR Radio, and on demand on MyNBR Radio.

Productivity Commission chairman Murray Sherwin

Only intervention in planning system will fix housing woes - Productivity Commission

Wed 17 Jun 3

Damning report wants interventionist approaches to unlocking land for housing


Sally Lindsay and Chris Hutching talk about the latest in property on NBR Radio and on demand on MyNBR Radio.


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