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NZ: New Dwelling Consents Falls
Residential
Wednesday November 1 2017

NZ: New Dwelling Consents Falls

Building consents for new dwellings fell in September from August, in what may be a sign the market is jittery about the new government.

New Zealand Continues to See Strong House Price Gains
Residential
Thursday February 2 2017

New Zealand Continues to See Strong House Price Gains

New Zealand residential property values continued to rise in January, with strong growth in regional towns close to main centres like Auckland, Wellington and Queenstown, with...

Wellington Airport Tower Designed to Lean into Wind
Commercial
Tuesday March 31 2015

Wellington Airport Tower Designed to Lean into Wind

Wellington's new air traffic control tower will pay homage to the capital's reputation as a windy city.

Wellington-based Insulation Firm Collapses
Business
Friday February 6 2015

Wellington-based Insulation Firm Collapses

A home insulation business employing 189 people nationally has collapsed.

Two Ways to Fix the New Zealand Building Act
Business
Monday July 14 2014

Two Ways to Fix the New Zealand Building Act

As events surrounding the collapse of the CTV building during the Christchurch Earthquakes and the ‘leaky homes’ debacle which has seen the construction of thousands of...

NZ Property Values Heat UP
Residential
Tuesday July 8 2014

NZ Property Values Heat UP

New Zealand property values have grown at a faster pace as the country's two biggest cities continue to underpin the market.

Leighton Preferred Tenderer for $1B New Zealand Road Project
Civil
Tuesday December 3 2013

Leighton Preferred Tenderer for $1B New Zealand Road Project

An alliance led by a subsidiary of Australian construction giant Leighton Holdings has been selected as the preferred tenderer for a $1 billion road contract in...