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Housing crisis: Investors, developers, councils, immigrants all blamed

NZ Herald, Mon 30 Apr 07 5:00 AM

ALAN BOLLARDGovernor, Reserve Bank * Blames us all for too much borrowing and spending and not enough saving."New Zealand households are unusual in the dependence they have on property assets in their balance sheets. In...

Thinking bigger on apartment design

NZ Herald, Mon 30 Apr 07 5:00 AM

The days of poky apartments are over in central Auckland with the introduction of strict new design rules, including minimum apartment sizes.The Auckland City Council has approved the new planning controls, which aim to stop developers...