Loading…
You are here:  Home  >  Social Housing
Latest

New North Road construction underway

Published By   /  May 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, HNZC, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Social Housing  /  Comments Off on New North Road construction underway

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New North Road construction underway The construction of 100 new homes on land formerly set aside by NZTA for roading can now begin, Social Housing Minister Amy Adams announced today at the sod-turning in New North Road Mt Albert. In October 2016 the Government signed […]

Read More →
Latest

Launch of Crown Building Project

Published By   /  May 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, HNZC, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, Social Housing, Speech  /  Comments Off on Launch of Crown Building Project

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Launch of Crown Building Project Thank you Ashley Church and can I thank the Property Institute for hosting this event.  I would also like to acknowledge: Adrienne Young-Cooper, Board Chair of Housing NZ Andrew McKenzie, Chief Executive of HNZ Chris Aiken, Chief Executive of HLC […]

Read More →
Latest

Govt to build 34,000 new houses for Auckland

Published By   /  May 16, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, HNZC, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Social Housing  /  Comments Off on Govt to build 34,000 new houses for Auckland

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Govt to build 34,000 new houses for Auckland The Government today has announced a Crown land and building programme that will see tens of thousands of new houses built in Auckland over the next decade. Social Housing Minister Amy Adams announced that the Government’s Crown […]

Read More →
Latest

Building 43 new homes for Hamilton

Published By   /  May 5, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, HNZC, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Social Housing  /  Comments Off on Building 43 new homes for Hamilton

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Building 43 new homes for Hamilton Forty-three new two-bedroom houses will be built in Hamilton by the end of July, Social Housing Minister Amy Adams has announced. “Hamilton is experiencing a rapid growth in demand for social housing from single people, couples and small families,” […]

Read More →
Latest

New report shows over $6m a day spent in housing support

Published By   /  April 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Social Housing  /  Comments Off on New report shows over $6m a day spent in housing support

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New report shows over $6m a day spent in housing support The Government spent $550 million over the last three months to support New Zealanders with a roof over their heads – the equivalent of $6.2 million every day. Social Housing Minister Amy Adams released […]

Read More →
Latest

Govt provides $3m for Christchurch home buyers

Published By   /  April 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Social Housing  /  Comments Off on Govt provides $3m for Christchurch home buyers

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Govt provides $3m for Christchurch home buyers Government funding that was committed to assist the Christchurch City Council in their housing objectives will be used to establish a shared equity home ownership initiative, says Social Housing Minister Amy Adams. The Government committed funding in Budget […]

Read More →
Latest

Govt releases EOI for Christchurch transfer

Published By   /  April 10, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, HNZC, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Social Housing  /  Comments Off on Govt releases EOI for Christchurch transfer

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Govt releases EOI for Christchurch transfer Today the Government issued an Expression of Interest to Community Housing Providers interested in taking over ownership of up to 2500 social houses in Christchurch. As part of this deal, the new provider will be required to provide at […]

Read More →
Latest

Redevelopment to house 240 people making progress

Published By   /  March 31, 2017  /  24/7 News, Alfred Ngaro, Amy Adams, HNZC, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Social Housing  /  Comments Off on Redevelopment to house 240 people making progress

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Redevelopment to house 240 people making progress The Government’s plan to develop 12 old houses into 44 new social housing is moving at pace in Auckland. Social Housing Minster Amy Adams and Associate Social Housing Minister Alfred Ngaro were onsite in Mt Wellington to see […]

Read More →
Latest

New landlord for 1140 Tauranga HNZ tenants

Published By   /  March 24, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, HNZC, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Social Housing  /  Comments Off on New landlord for 1140 Tauranga HNZ tenants

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New landlord for 1140 Tauranga HNZ tenants From next month, Accessible Properties will take over 1138 social houses and tenancies owned by Housing New Zealand. “This is the first regional, large-scale transfer of Government-owned social houses to a community housing provider. They are a major […]

Read More →
Latest

Housing First launches to help Auckland’s homeless

Published By   /  March 23, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Social Housing  /  Comments Off on Housing First launches to help Auckland’s homeless

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Housing First launches to help Auckland’s homeless A new initiative aimed at ending homelessness in Auckland has officially kicked off. Today Social Housing Minister Amy Adams and Auckland Mayor Phil Goff launched Housing First Auckland, which aims to house 472 homeless Aucklanders and provide wrap-around […]

Read More →
Latest

Niki’s eviction: the privatisation of state homes

Published By   /  March 10, 2017  /  24/7 News, Auckland, eviction, Glen Innes, Green Party, Marama Davidson, Opposition News, Politics, Social Housing, State housing, tamaki, Tamaki redevelopment, The Issues  /  Comments Off on Niki’s eviction: the privatisation of state homes

MIL OSI – Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement Headline: Niki’s eviction: the privatisation of state homes I started writing this blog while sitting in the Tenancy Tribunal hearing for the eviction of Ioela Rauti – Niki, as she is also known. I was there to support an elderly ailing woman who is at the […]

Read More →
Latest

First Pacific organization registered as Community Housing Provider

Published By   /  March 1, 2017  /  24/7 News, Alfred Ngaro, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Pacific Peoples, Politics, release, Social Housing  /  Comments Off on First Pacific organization registered as Community Housing Provider

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: First Pacific organization registered as Community Housing Provider Pacific People’s Minister Alfred Ngaro has welcomed the news that Penina Health Trust has become a registered Community Housing Provider. The trust, which currently provides a range of mental health services, is the first Pacific group to […]

Read More →
Latest

New emergency housing development open

Published By   /  February 28, 2017  /  24/7 News, Alfred Ngaro, Amy Adams, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Social Housing  /  Comments Off on New emergency housing development open

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New emergency housing development open More families will have a warm and safe place to stay in times of need with the opening of the first stages of an emergency housing development in Otahuhu, Auckland. The 43-house Luke Street transitional housing development was officially opened […]

Read More →
Latest

Emergency housing boost for the Hutt

Published By   /  February 15, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Social Housing  /  Comments Off on Emergency housing boost for the Hutt

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Emergency housing boost for the Hutt Some of Wellington’s most vulnerable will benefit from a new emergency housing service now open thanks to the Government’s backing, Social Housing Minister Amy Adams says. Operated by Oasis Network Inc, Hillary Court in Naenae will see up to […]

Read More →
Latest

New pilot for social housing tenants underway

Published By   /  February 1, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Social Housing  /  Comments Off on New pilot for social housing tenants underway

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New pilot for social housing tenants underway A new pilot programme is underway to help at-risk social housing tenants hold onto their tenancies, Social Housing Minister Amy Adams said today. Under the Sustaining Tenancies Initiative, tenants with complex or serious needs who may be at […]

Read More →
Latest

Housing register underscores importance of reform

Published By   /  January 20, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Social Housing  /  Comments Off on Housing register underscores importance of reform

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Housing register underscores importance of reform An increase in the housing register underscores the importance of the Government’s social housing reform programme and its $344 million commitment to additional emergency housing places, Social Housing Minister Amy Adams says. “We have a comprehensive social housing plan […]

Read More →
Latest

Emergency Housing initiative supporting struggling New Zealanders

Published By   /  January 19, 2017  /  24/7 News, Amy Adams, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Politics, release, Social Housing  /  Comments Off on Emergency Housing initiative supporting struggling New Zealanders

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Emergency Housing initiative supporting struggling New Zealanders Social Housing Minister Amy Adams has today welcomed data showing new help introduced by the Government is creating tangible support for struggling New Zealanders. For the first time, the Ministry of Social Development’s quarterly benefit fact sheets have […]

Read More →
Latest

Minister welcomes plan for more social housing

Published By   /  December 13, 2016  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paula Bennett, Politics, release, Social Housing  /  Comments Off on Minister welcomes plan for more social housing

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: Minister welcomes plan for more social housing Social Housing Minister Paula Bennett has welcomed the release of the Ministry of Social Development’s Purchasing Strategy for social housing, saying it gives providers direction and certainty. The strategy, released today, gives detailed information for providers and outlines […]

Read More →
Latest

New social housing for vulnerable families

Published By   /  December 9, 2016  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paula Bennett, Politics, release, Social Housing  /  Comments Off on New social housing for vulnerable families

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: New social housing for vulnerable families Paula Bennett | Social Housing Social Housing Minister Paula Bennett says a new development in Auckland is a fantastic example of community housing providers and agencies working together to house vulnerable families. The new 15-unit apartment block for transitional […]

Read More →
Latest

More funding for Auckland relocation scheme

Published By   /  December 5, 2016  /  24/7 News, National-led Government - 2014-2017, New Zealand Government, Paula Bennett, Politics, release, Social Housing  /  Comments Off on More funding for Auckland relocation scheme

MIL OSI – Source: New Zealand Government – Release/Statement Headline: More funding for Auckland relocation scheme Paula Bennett | Social Housing More than 150 households have taken up the offer of financial help to move from Auckland to other regions, improving their own living arrangements and freeing up valuable social housing for others. In June, […]

Read More →