Building & Construction Minister Jenny Salesa released the Government’s building law proposals for public consultation yesterday.
Dublin-registered but historically Australian building materials supplier James Hardie Industries plc has failed in an attempt to limit, to local subsidiaries, a court action over defective cladding taken by 5 Metlifecare retirement village companies & individual unit owners.
ANZ Bank NZ Ltd introduced a new factor to its lending policy today – a discount for lifting the construction standard.
The Environment Court has overturned council commissioners’ rejection of Bunnings Ltd’s application for consent for a trade supplier warehouse on the Frankton Flats outside Queenstown.
Queenstown Lakes District Council appointed a Melbourne/Auckland consortium as preferred bidder on Friday to develop the Lakeview site in Queenstown.
Orakei Point village developer OP Trustee Ltd (Kerry Knight & Chong Du Cheng has filed an appeal in the Environment Court over the rejection by Auckland Council’s planning committee of the company’s application for a private plan change.