Some householders in for a shock after cap which protected them from up to 40 per cent rate rises is voted down.
Petrol and diesel prices have fallen again, dropping another 2 cents a litre today.
There are endless arguments about which makes most money sense and no easy answer.
Kiwi retailers investigated for misleading sale pricing as Australian authorities launch crackdown on practice.
Over 11,000 new land and building consents have been granted in the first year of the Auckland housing accord.