As the housing crisis deepens and families struggle to find a home, developer Charles Ma thinks it's time to change the way we build.
Ma, who is managing the Auranga development, a subdivision set on the outskirts of Drury West, says people need to get used to the possibility of living in a 90 square metre house.
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So do you think you could live in a house this size?
Hazy skies caused by the tragic Australian bush fires are set to linger this weekend.
Northwesterly winds have blown a hazy plume of smoke across the Tasman Sea, and while it has mostly affected the South Island in recent weeks, it has moved up the country.
The "robust plume" is expected to head to the South Island late on Saturday.
The haze has been causing a yellowish-orange, hue at sunset, making for some sweet sunset photos. Share your photos in the comments!
(Our photo is of the sun setting over the Waitākere Ranges, taken by visual journalist Ricky Wilson.)
Reduced to Clear specialises in clearance food and general merchandise where customers can save up to 80% off normal RRP. We do this by purchasing end of lines, change of packaging, short-dated and cancelled export orders from local suppliers and then sell it to the public at heavily reduced prices.
The stock changes every day as we get new clearance stock in to sell. We have a range of frozen, chilled, and dry grocery lines and look out for the weekend specials as this is normally when all the yoghurts and specialty cheese are in stock.
We also stock the cheapest milk in town including the old fashioned silver top. By shopping at Reduced To Clear you know you are also helping save the planet as RTC saves thousands of tonnes of food from going to waste per annum.
Sachie’s Kitchen is launching a brand new High Tea event with an Asian twist.
Your group will enjoy our unique selection of high tea delicacies and brewed teas.
Join in the creative fun as you prepare and assemble some delightful dishes to complete a three-tier high tea platter for you all to enjoy!
Perfect for Hen’s Parties, Birthday Parties and Baby Showers!
Duration: 2 hours
Pax: 12 - 60ppl (off-site location available)
Price: $79 pp with tea or $89 pp including a glass of bubbles