A $1.2 million restoration of Christchurch's Edmonds band rotunda could see it returned to its former glory.
Canterbury's housing market is still in a post-earthquake boom, with consents outstripping the rest of the country.
Rising prices overall have been compounded by the legacy of the earthquakes. How do we fix it?
More than 60 construction-related companies have been liquidated this year, owing about $40m.
The earthquake-damaged central Christchurch building will likely be repaired and used for offices or education.