NZCB in the News – The Press – 18 Feb 2024

Govt plans attack on high home-building costs

Streamlining the consent process and allowing more overseas products will help reduce the high costs of building a home, but the details need to be worked through first, experts say.

Despite the recent building boom, New Zealand still has a housing shortage, and more homes need to be built. But the cost of building a home has increased by 41% since 2019, according to Stats NZ.

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Article also published in Sunday Star-times, 18 February 2024 

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