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The Government will not be extending the former government’s Housing Accords and Special Housing Areas legislation because it has failed to make housing more affordable, Housing and Urban Development Minister Phil Twyford announced today.

The new healthy homes standards to make rental properties warmer and drier were today announced by Housing and Urban Development Minister Phil Twyford.

Major residential developer Mike Greer has partnered with KiwiBuild to build more than 100 KiwiBuild homes in West Auckland and Christchurch – the first for Canterbury, Minister of Housing and Urban Development Phil Twyford has announced.

The latest public housing data for the West Coast-Tasman region shows that 48 households were provided with a place to call home in the last quarter, and more public housing is being brought on board to address increasing demand.

The latest public housing data for the Wellington region shows that 174 households were provided with a place to call home in the last quarter, and more public housing is being brought on board to address increasing demand.

The latest public housing data for the Waikato shows that 92 households were provided with a place to call home in the last quarter.

The latest public housing data for Taranaki shows that 43 households were provided a place to call home in the last quarter, Housing and Urban Development Minister Phil Twyford announced today.

The latest public housing data for the Southern region shows that 44 households were provided with a place to call home in the last quarter.

The latest public housing data for the Northland region shows that 37 households were provided with a place to call home in the last quarter, and more public housing is being brought on board to address increasing demand.

The latest public housing data for the East Coast region shows that 121 households were provided with a place to call home in the last quarter, and more public housing is being brought on board to address increasing demand.

The latest public housing data for the Central region shows that 56 households were provided with a place to call home in the last quarter, and more public housing is being brought on board to address increasing demand.

The latest public housing data for Canterbury shows that 289 households were provided with a place to call home in the last quarter, and more public housing is being brought on board to address increasing demand.

The latest public housing data for the Bay of Plenty shows that 49 households were provided with a place to call home in the last quarter, and more public housing is being brought on board to address increasing demand.

The latest Public Housing data for Auckland shows that 818 households were provided with a place to call home in the last quarter, and more public housing is being brought on board to address increasing demand.

An extra 1,658 public housing places have been made available in the past year, the biggest increase in state and community provided housing in a decade, Housing and Urban Development Minister Phil Twyford announced today.

Figures released today show that wages are rising faster than house prices, Housing and Urban Development Minister Phil Twyford says.

Housing and Urban Development Minister Phil Twyford today officially opened eleven new state homes in Whangarei designed to cater to the elderly and those with limited mobility.   

Housing New Zealand’s HomeStart grant and Welcome Home Loan house price caps for new builds in areas outside the main centres are increasing from $450,000 to $500,000 to match the KiwiBuild price cap, Housing and Urban Development Minister Phil Twyford announced today.

Letting fees are prohibited from today after new legislation came into effect, Housing and Urban Development Minister Phil Twyford says. 

The first KiwiBuild homes for central Wellington are on the way following an agreement with The Wellington Company to build a new apartment building in Mount Cook, Housing and Urban Development Minister Phil Twyford has announced.

The regulation change allowing Housing NZ to make discretionary grants to those who were wrongly evicted for methamphetamine contamination has been made and the first 55 people are being paid from today, Housing and Urban Development Minister Phil Twyford announced.

The KiwiBuild Unit has received 102 responses for its Invitation to Pitch for offsite manufacturers, Minister of Housing and Urban Development Phil Twyford announced today.

The Housing and Urban Development Authority will have cut-through powers to build quality state and affordable homes and create thriving master-planned communities, announced Minister for Housing and Urban Development Phil Twyford.

The first KiwiBuild homes in New Plymouth are expected to be completed in mid-2019, Minister for Housing and Urban Development Phil Twyford announced today.