Former glory for band rotunda?

The Christchurch City Council wants to restore the Edmonds band rotunda to its former glory. It is pictured here in the ...

A $1.2 million restoration of Christchurch's Edmonds band rotunda could see it returned to its former glory.

Canterbury's new home boom

The Christchurch rebuild is contributing to the large number of new housing consents in Canterbury.

Canterbury's housing market is still in a post-earthquake boom, with consents outstripping the rest of the country.

Christchurch's housing woes video

Median house prices in Christchurch reached $450,000 in April 2016 – the highest on record.

Rising prices overall have been compounded by the legacy of the earthquakes. How do we fix it?

Christchurch building firms go bust

Approximately 160 building-related Christchurch companies have collapsed since January 2015, records indicate.

More than 60 construction-related companies have been liquidated this year, owing about $40m.

IRD building comeback

The former IRD building, on the corner Madras and Cashel streets.

The earthquake-damaged central Christchurch building will likely be repaired and used for offices or education.

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