Building Better in the news - media articles

After her divorce, Sue Boyce realised she would never get back on the housing ladder | 'Illogical' KiwiSaver rule locks first-home buyers out of the property market | Legally blind teen gets just one flat viewing in three years in tough housing market | Man struggling to buy a home was advised to find a partner to get on the ladder | New Zealand's 'public secret': house prices won't come down until we really want them to | ‘Obscene’ housing Ponzi driven by banks’ greed | Where does housing fit into Budget 2021? | Woman says housing crisis has robbed her of her identity as a New Zealander
Close to Home: Could second dwellings be a solution to the housing supply crisis? | Close to home: Why we need social housing more than ever | Rigour and Rigour Mortis? Planning, calculative rationality, and forces of stability and change | Simon Wilson on the housing crisis: What governments did wrong | Social mortgages and affordable housing | The case for putting local at the core of NZ’s economic recovery | Too many costly homes
Airbnb likely cause of high rents in Queenstown - researcher | A life together | Better places to live: community and housing | Building solutions for changing needs | Child’s play: Involving kids in the design of public spaces | Gauging the appeal | Housing advocate wants Māori inclusion helping families | How Airbnb is changing our regions | Māori housing experts gather under one roof | New designs offer range of options for marae | Power to the people: Maia Ratana | Private Kiwis missing out on community | Study shows Gisborne quality of life average | Treaty needs to serve as inspiration for Māori homelessness solutions | Unlocking solutions to the Māori housing crisis through kaupapa Māori research |  Urban design can’t come from the top down | What is a social mortgage? | Where do we dance? Exploring Aotearoa New Zealand’s third places |  Where do we dance? Planning social spaces in the suburbs
Best places to live in NZ: Livelihood vs liveability | Building more houses does not make them affordable | Christchurch red zone stories to be told via new app | Designed to disrupt: A digital tool for urban regeneration | Flatting for the over 65s | Goodbye Big City! | Government Minister says elderly housing needs cannot be overlooked | Hobsonville Point high-density development | Home and business: Living in harmony | London solution to Kiwi housing crisis | Māori solutions to future proof housing | Marae model to support urban homeless touted as possible solution | New research about homeless programme at Te Puea Marae | NZ 'not geared for affordable housing' | Queen's birthday: NZ's housing system broken, says researcher | Solving urban homelessness with manaakitanga | Study casts doubt on effectiveness of Special Housing Areas in Tauranga | Tāmaki Makaurau Cultural Landscapes | Te Aranga Design Principles | Te Puea Marae model of manaakitanga 'key' to tackling homelessness crisis | Te Puea homelessness tikanga shared | The call of home for new graduate | Tiny houses | Why waste water? | Work vs Life: How does your town rate?
Giving sunshine a price tag | New Zealand's hidden homes