More messages from your neighbours
8 days ago

Why has this Tauranga home been on Trade Me for 10 years?

The Team Reporter from Stuff

Hey neighbours,

Most people listing their properties hope to see a sale within a matter of weeks – the sooner the better. But one Tauranga couple have been waiting 10 years.

That's how long their 1.61ha Welcome Bay lifestyle property has been listed on Trade Me, which makes it the longest current listing on the website.

Why do you think the property hasn't been snapped up? Would you keep your home on the public market for a decade? How has the Tauranga property market changed in the last few years?

To read more, click here.

5 hours ago

Poll: What's your ideal airport to fly internationally from?

Nicola Brennan-Tupara Reporter from Taupō Times

Hi neighbours,
There's been a bit of talk about a newly elected councillor wanting to bring international flights back to Hamilton.
So we want to know, what is your preferred airport to fly out from if they were all an option?

What's your ideal airport to fly internationally from?
  • 14.3% Hamilton
    14.3% Complete
  • 14.3% Auckland
    14.3% Complete
  • 0% Wellington
    0% Complete
  • 71.4% Rotorua
    71.4% Complete
  • 0% Hawke's Bay
    0% Complete
7 votes
2 hours ago

🚧 Major Event Notice: This weekend 25th-27th October

The Team from Whakatāne District Council

This weekend is the Ngāti Awa Te Toki Kapahaka Festival at Rugby Park

The event is expecting 1000-1500 people per day from Friday afternoon through to Sunday. High congestion around this area is expected and parking will be very limited for event patrons as well as users of Whakatane Aquatic and Fitness Centre and War Memorial Hall.