Articles tagged Kiwibuild

Builders have never been busier, but they're increasingly pessimistic. The Government hopes its reassurances about ending the boom-bust cycle will turn that around, Thomas Coughlan reports.

Pre-qualification for KiwiBuild homes opened on Monday, with Kiwibank swiftly announcing a new home loan catering to prospective buyers, Thomas Coughlan reports.

Labour unveils a plan allowing couples earning up to $180,000/year to bid for houses costing $650,000. Phil Twyford describes KiwiBuild as "a middle-class aspirational home-ownership policy". Thomas Coughlan reports.

The viability over the Government's KiwiBuild scheme has been called into question by the building industry, which says there is just no capacity to do it.