Auckland's Oyster Group is facing big bills for repairs and strengthening work on three Wellington buildings damaged in the July and August earthquakes.
A Wellington supermarket closed for almost a year is set to reopen after a $25m upgrade.
Wellington is among regions forecast for a strong boom in construction for the next few years, according to a report.
Wellington's construction market is flat, highly competitive and likely to continue contracting well into next year.
Two new apartment developments have been consented by Wellington City Council.
Top chef Martin Bosley could soon be forced to move out of the Royal Port Nicholson Yacht Club.
About 20 Wellington buildings are suspected of having dangerous quake-prone design faults.
Council is giving Wellington heritage building owners grants to help with quake strengthening.
One of New Zealand's biggest and most valuable farms is up for sale.
AgResearch's former base in Upper Hutt has been sold to a mystery buyer.
Porirua's new $20 million Mitre 10 Mega store is set to open on Thursday.
As many as 10 bidders scrapped over a central Lower Hutt industrial property which sold for $912,000 at a Bayleys commercial auction this week.
Lochinver Station, one of New Zealand's biggest and most valuable farms, is on the market.
Lower Hutt commercial property values have fallen on average 9-10 per cent in the last three years.
It's Martinborough's biggest subdivision since founder John Martin laid out sections in 1879.
Kapiti Coast Airport was shut to flights last night, as a large building was inched across the runway.
Brothel owners John and Michael Chow are understood to be bidding for the Cuba Mall Farmers.
KIPT has secured an 18-year leasing agreement with the Ministry of Social Development for its Wellington building, Unisys House.
Builders predict drop in building consents from March as Reserve Bank's controls on low-deposit mortgages bite.
How are buildings quake strengthened?
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It's a worrying time for many Wellington workers, as buildings across the city come under scrutiny over quake readiness.
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