71 days ago

Congratulations to our 2020 Ryman Healthcare Gardeners of the Year!

Mei Leng Wong Reporter from NZ Gardener & Get Growing

“We are really thrilled... It’s not just a win for us but for the whole community. We’ve just facilitated it.” Read about these amazing greenthumbs and find out how they turned a red zone into a thriving food forest for their entire neighbourhood.

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12 minutes ago

Gorgeous Golden Girl for sale in family friendly St Johns Park!

Kim Thompson from Kim Thompson - Team Everitt Ray White

Perfectly poised on a freehold corner section in a peaceful cul-de-sac in family friendly St Johns Park, you'll find this gorgeous golden girl! This well-maintained home, with great bones was built in a simpler time when rooms were designed with generous proportions in mind.

If you're looking for a great family home with fantastic school zones, then look no further than 2 Ruka Lane!

Open homes: Saturday & Sunday, 1-1:30pm or by private viewing.

We look forward to hosting you.

Warm regards,
Kim - 021 048 7171

1 day ago

What's your experience with pre-fabricated homes?

Kelly Dennett Reporter from Sunday Star Times

The Sunday Star-Times is looking into the rise of transportable/ kit-set/ pre fabricated homes. The upsides are build-efficiency, quality of design, and cost. The downsides appear to be land supply, red-tape with council and difficulty getting lending from banks. If you're willing to share your experience - good or bad - email kelly.dennett@stuff.co.nz, otherwise leave a comment. Is there an aspect of transportable housing you'd like us to enquire about for you?

1 day ago

Are you struggling to find a rental or buy a home in Auckland?

Caryn Wilkinson Reporter from Community News

Hello everyone,

I was hoping to get in contact with someone from the Māori, Pasifika and Indian community who have either struggled to find a rental or buy a home.

The housing crisis has affected all three groups particularly badly, so if there's anyone who comes from these groups who is willing to talk please drop me a message: ged.cann@stuff.co.nz


Ged Cann
Senior Reporter