The new Government wants to end a 'moral panic' around meth testing of rental properties by lifting the trace levels seen as dangerous. Baz Macdonald and Lynn Grieveson report.
Housing Minister Phil Twyford has given his most detailed comments yet on how the new Government plans to build more state houses and give more responsibility back to Housing New Zealand Corp.
Social Housing Minister Amy Adams has announced the Government's plan to mostly use Housing New Zealand Corp to build a net 25,936 new houses in Auckland over the next decade, including 20,671 affordable homes to be sold on to private buyers. The rest would be retained as social houses owned by Housing New Zealand.