The Government’s Urban Development Group, formerly called Homes Land Community, proposes to replace 2500 state houses with up to 10,000 new homes in its Mt Roskill redevelopment area (see map) over the next 10-15 years. To achieve this, the Urban Development Group is developing a draft spatial delivery strategy…
Auckland Council’s Mangere-Otahuhu Local Board will choose 4 of its members on Wednesday to join ward councillors on an area plan working party to support a review of how to replace 2800 state houses with 10,000 new homes over the next 10-15 years.
Against constant flak for the failure of the Government’s KiwiBuild programme to meet any targets, Housing & Urban Development Minister Phil Twyford said on Wednesday state house construction was up ninefold in 3 years.
Auckland Council’s planning committee meets on Tuesday and has a full agenda, but it looks a dreadful prospect because of the opportunities – bound to be taken up – to spout hot air.
Twice an Auckland mayoral candidate and standing a third time, John Palino has tied Chinese issues & Auckland’s housing shortage into one solution.
The Government’s first KiwiBuild boss, Stephen Barclay, said yesterday he was pursuing a case of constructive dismissal, after months of uncertainty over how, why & even when he left the job.