Decking Direct founding partners, from left: Ash Razmi, Sam Stansfield and Murdoch Razmi.

NZ’s first dedicated decking retailer to take pain out of backyard building experience

New Zealand’s first retail showroom offering full-service decking, fencing and outdoor construction solutions, Decking Direct, has opened its first two stores in Takapuna and...
EQC chief executive Tina Mitchell.

EQC secures record levels of natural hazard reinsurance

EQC Toka Tu Ake has secured a record level of reinsurance of $9.2 billion from June 1, 2024 to protect New Zealand home owners...

Auckland leads slowdown, as national prices dip again

Home value growth in New Zealand has completely petered out in the past two months, with values dipping by 0.2% in May, after a...
Canam Commercial took out the New Zealand Commercial Project Awards Supreme Award Over $10 million category for its Whangarei Civic Centre project.

Whangarei Civic Centre and Arup highlight exceptional commercial construction excellence

Not one but two stand-out entrants have been awarded a Supreme Award at the recent Registered Master Builders New Zealand Commercial Project Awards (NZCPA),...

Tech offers lifeline for Kiwi construction firms amidst crippling labour shortages

Advertorial A new report from Payapps reveals how New Zealand's construction industry is leveraging technology to combat productivity challenges in the ongoing labour shortage crisis. With...

Review: Social housing system financially unsustainable

The country's social housing system isn't financially sustainable or delivering the homes people need, an independent review has found. Former prime minister Sir Bill English...

Southern Cross Healthcare and Wellington orthopaedic specialists team up on purpose-build

Southern Cross Healthcare and Wellington orthopaedic specialist group OrthoDSU Ltd has formed a 50:50 partnership set to deliver the first day-stay orthopaedic care facility to...

Overseas cladding product manufacturer and distributors litigated under the CGA and FTA

Tim Bates and former colleague Fiona Dobroshi of Auckland legal firm TM Bates & Co focus on a case concerning an aluminium composite panel...

Who’d be a sawmiller?

Northpine Ltd general manager Bruce Larsen says timber manufacturing is not as simple as it seems. He details the processes sawmillers undertake to turn...
The Unit2go tiny home.

Tiny home to be auctioned for tradies’ mental health

A tiny home worth more than $200,000 is set to be auctioned at a $1 reserve, with proceeds to go towards an organisation which...