Kiwis prove home is where heart is

Bill Ryalls on his boat Segara.

2:59 PM  Nearly 100,000 people in NZ, like Bill and Penne, live in an "other occupied private dwelling".

We had no option but to move

Ben and Rosie Ponifasio and their 2-year-old son Hughie are ready for the moving truck to help them relocate from Red Beach, North Auckland, to Whangarei.

8 min ago  Large numbers of Aucklanders are flocking to buy property in other regions as prices continue to increase.

9 ways to a cutting-edge home

You can never have too much storage in the kitchen - so look to incorporate floor-to-ceiling cabinets and plenty of shelving.

Nice wallpaper and pretty cushions are all very well, but these design details will pay off come sale time.

On women tradies in NZ

The author, Michelle, sanding back the filler on the fascia boards of her house so they're ready for their final coat.

Can I get that tool belt in pink? Are women welcome in the building trade?

Terraced houses in pipeline video

Developer Charles Ma, Auckland mayor Len Brown and Housing Minister Nick Smith at the Drury Special Housing Area announcement.

Small, affordable houses that are easy to extend are coming to Drury, south of Auckland.

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