Wattle Downs is a green-field development of 112 homes in Manurewa, Auckland. This mixed-tenure community will include social housing provided by Accessible Properties, Penina Health Trust and Emerge Aotearoa.Read More
On 5th March 2019 Hope Simonsen and Dominic Foote presented on behalf of the Auckland Community Housing Network to the full Planning Committee of Auckland Council. The Planning Committee was considering a report on “ Auckland Council’s position and role in affordable housing – affordable housing for all”Read More
A few weeks ago, we saw the blessing of the final homes to be occupied at the Waimahia housing development. Five years of collective effort has transformed 16ha of green pasture at Weymouth into a 1200 strong community living in 295 homes.
Homes of Choice is a charitable trust with a vision to provide great homes, enabling choice, affordability and happiness for people with disabilities. The Burbridge development is an example of collaboration between Oranga Tamariki, families and Spectrum Care to co-design and deliver better housing options for people in need.
The question being addressed here is the role of local Government across New Zealand - starting here in Auckland, to influence the quality and mix of housing types and tenures for regeneration projects as they occur.Read More
CNSST Kotuku House is a 4 level building with 36 one-bedroom apartments, built in partnership with government. It is specifically designed for Asian seniors who face a range of difficulties in accessing the private rental market in Auckland.Read More
Land suitable for 60 apartments on the Te Atatu Peninsula is the latest addition to the Crown Land Programme, Building and Housing Minister Dr Nick Smith says.Read More
Earlier this year the Ministry of Social Development (MSD) sent out an open Request for Proposals (RFP) to provide 1,000 additional social housing places in Auckland’s high demand areas, by December 2019.Read More
The Waimahia Inlet development is being created by leading not-for-profit community housing organisations with the support of some of New Zealand’s most experienced urban planners, architects and building companies.Read More