New cost-cutting initiatives as home building surges again

A property wave looms as ANZ reports a surge in lending, Housing Minister Phil Twyford announces a new agency, and a supplies co-operative launches nationwide to shave thousands of dollars off the cost of a home.

2018-11-30T12:53:44+13:00November 30th, 2018|Construction, News|

Skilled Migrant and Essential Skills visas — changes to remuneration thresholds

The Essential Skills work visa and Skilled Migrant Category resident visa remuneration thresholds have been updated as part of our annual review.

2018-11-12T19:18:57+13:00November 12th, 2018|National, News|

InterContinental revealed for Auckland, Commercial Bay development hits $1b

NZX-listed landlord Precinct Properties plans to bring global hotel brand InterContinental to Auckland in a $298 million expansion of its now-$1 billion Commercial Bay city's waterfront project.

2018-08-16T15:25:14+12:00August 16th, 2018|Auckland, Construction, News|

Vacancy tight across New Zealand’s office skylines

​JLL has released their Q2 2018 Vertical Vacancy Review looking at prime office vacancy on a building by building, floor by floor basis across the Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch markets. The report covers over 70 of the best office buildings in New Zealand's main centres.

2018-05-30T12:06:46+12:00May 30th, 2018|Auckland, Christchurch, News, Wellington|

Transport and environment big winners in Auckland 10-year budget

Auckland mayor Phil Goff has gone big on transport and protecting the environment in his final proposal for the 10-year budget.

In what represents Auckland's largest ever investment in infrastructure, Goff announced on Monday the budget would pump $26.2 billion into the city over the next decade.

2018-05-30T11:16:43+12:00May 30th, 2018|Auckland, News|