April 2022 Issue


New plans for iconic Waiwera

The coast is now clear for the once thriving seaside town of Waiwera, north of Auckland, to receive some therapy of its own. Urban Partners, […]

How New Zealand built its housing crisis: Te Waihanga releases new research insights

Since 1980, cities stopped expanding and infill housing was not encouraged, according to the NZ Infrastructure Commission. Result? House prices have bolted and landed us […]

Improve your business and apprentices with a BCITO Building Capability Grant

To celebrate applications opening for this year’s BCITO Building Capability Grants, Building Today spoke with one of last year’s recipients, Jennian Homes Wellington managing director […]

Building Code insulation changes just the start for greener buildings

John Sneyd, General Manager Building System Performance at the Ministry for Business, Innovation and Employment, explains the upcoming insulation H1 changes. As New Zealand’s building […]