Government consults on Building Act reform

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Minister for Building and Construction Maurice Williamson has released a discussion document outlining proposals for the Building Act. “Without compromising quality and safety,...

Licensing changes will make it easier for qualified tradespeople

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20,000 expected to be licensed by 2012 From 15 Feb 2010, qualified builders and tradespeople will find it faster, easier and...

New Zealand’s top 100 home builds announced

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One hundred of the best home builds in New Zealand have been named as National Gold Reserve Finalists in the Registered Master Builders 2017...

Waitomo Group to open flagship service centre at Ruakura Superhub

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Tainui Group Holdings (TGH) has announced the first service and retail offering for the Ruakura Superhub currently under development on the eastern boundary of...

First building practitioners show their quality

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One of the first builders to successfully register as a Licensed Building Practitioner was presented with his own “licence to build” by Building and...

Developer re-affirms target of 1000 Christchurch apartments

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In 2007, Legacy Corporation director Gary Gordon predicted his company would build 1000 residential apartments in Christchurch within 10 years. The company was...

NZ Building Industry Awards to be live-streamed simultaneously across three venues

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The annual New Zealand Building Industry Awards Ceremony & Gala Dinner is a night to acknowledge and celebrate the practitioners behind New Zealand’s successful...

Shared financial risk will get more homes built faster

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The innovative funding that will enable the construction of up to 9000 new homes at Wainui just north of Auckland is an example of...

Brand new home to be auctioned with $1 reserve!

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Home buyers could get the bargain of a lifetime when Lockwood puts a brand new two bedroom Initial design home up for charity auction...

Engineers support council’s precautionary approach to Wellington buildings

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  Engineers say some Wellington buildings need targeted checks in the interests of public safety. The claim was made as the IRD building in Wellington was...