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Transport planner Duncan Tindall is the new SmartGrowth Implementation Manager. The announcement was made yesterday by SmartGrowth independent chairman Bill Wasley, with Duncan replacing Justine Brennan, who left earlier this year to take up a position...

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Tauranga City Council is recommending to the Minister of Housing that six special housing areas be established in Papamoa East. The six areas belong to different developers intending residential construction in Wairakei between the Tauranga Eastern Link,...

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Tauranga City's building sector remains steady, with $41.1million consented across the board despite the number of builds dipping slightly. Priority One's latest Building Consents commentary for November show the $41.1m figure for the total...

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Clarke Street in Gate Pa is abuzz with early Christmas cheer as 20 residents move from dated and inaccessible accommodation into brand new functional homes.  Classic Builders have recently finished developing 14 purpose built units - eight one bedroomed...

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Changes to the way building consent applications are lodged and processed are set to be rolled out across much of the central North Island from December onwards. An initiative of the ‘Lakes Coast Cluster Group' of local authorities, the changes...

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A plot of vacant and under-utilised land in Fraser Cove is set to become home to five new affordable houses thanks to a joint venture between Housing New Zealand and Habitat for Humanity. The two organisations announced this week that the project involves...

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Moss couches, a suspended forest, floating fountain, school gardens and a wildflower world are just some of the drawcards sucking in 400 visitors every hour today at The NZ Garden & Art Festival's Lakes Expo Pavilion. From 9.30am the festival's...

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City councillors have approved the next step in establishing Tauranga's first special housing area on land off Waihi Road. The property, at 162 Waihi Road, is a former camping ground and has been vacant for about ten years. The proposal to build...

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Bob Clarkson continues to pin his hopes of fast-tracking the development of his Tauriko land on the back of SmartGrowth, following Tauranga City Council's latest compromise. Council's decision to rapidly rezone land currently in the Western...

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A Bethlehem family believe a proposed housing development on their back doorstep is “environmentally risky” and nothing more than profiteering on new housing legislation. Council last week announced a developer is looking to develop 118 properties...

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