51 days 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?

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1 hour ago

Sumner skate park finally approved after years of squabbles

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from The Press

Youngsters in the Christchurch seaside suburb of Sumner will finally get their skate and scooter park after a generation of wrangling and squabbles.

This week, the local community board approved plans for the “much needed” permanent facility. Detailed design work starts soon and construction will begin later this year. The project has a $494,000 city council budget.

Read more here.

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7 hours ago

Tamariki Talks - Fun Challenges

The Team from Graeme Dingle Foundation Canterbury

It's the last day of Term 1 for tamariki and rangatahi across Aotearoa before the school holidays begin! Take a look at our Tamariki Talks page for fun challenges to entertain the kids these school holidays.

#dinglefoundation #tamarikitalks #challenges #fun #resilience #respect #kiwican #empoweringtamariki

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