Clear building standards and bypassing resource consents will help central Christchurch housing affordability, earthquake recovery minister says.
Canterbury homes are 12 per cent less affordable than a year ago as house price and interest rate rises outstrip wage rises.
Before you buy, or rent, a new house you should spy on your neighbours. In a legal way, of course.
Saving all of our pennies for a week-long break means some tasks are just going to have to wait.
Month-by-month data on Christchurch house sales.