Double bunking in prisons to stay

The Department of Corrections said there was inconsistency around rules that may expose the Department to legal challenges.

Updated prisons laws outlaw tattooing and increase testing for drugs, but don't get rid of double bunking.

Nah, Yeah - they're in the top 20

The design students spent endless days and long nights working on their design.

Two Victoria University students beat out more than 4000 entries for a place in the top 20 of an international design award.

McDonald's puts a stop to Mac Burglar

Laundry Bar on Cuba St launched a vegan version of McDonald's Big Mac but the Wellington business has been sent a cease ...

Wellington bar told to stop using McDonald's-esque words and take down Hamburglar-inspired video.

Property hijack denied

The case involves allegations relating to a property in Parnell, just east of Auckland's CBD.

High-rise "corporate crash pad" developer accused of upmarket suburb mortgage scam says it's not fraud.

Overseas appointees don't represent us

New Treasury Secretary Caralee McLiesh is an Australian recruit, replacing a predecessor from Britain.

OPINION: People in our top jobs need to have an emotional stake in New Zealand.

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Property hijack denied

The case involves allegations relating to a property in Parnell, just east of Auckland's CBD.

High-rise "corporate crash pad" developer accused of upmarket suburb mortgage scam says it's not fraud.

Abusive director must pay costs - court

Company director's conduct was nothing short of abusive, judge says.

Wellington rent: what $220 gets you video

How big is too big?

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A green way to invest

Argosy is targeting a 6 Green Star Built rating for the redevelopment of 8-14 Willis Street in the Wellington CBD.

A New Zealand property company is looking for investors to support the "greening" of its properties.

Abusive director must pay costs - court

Nathan Sanders' behaviour was found to have been abusive in the conduct of a High Court case. (File photo)

Company director's conduct was nothing short of abusive, judge says.

Karam's storage biz for sale

Long-time David Bain advocate Joe Karam is selling his storage business in Marton.

Long-time David Bain advocate Joe Karam has turned an agricultural building into a self-storage business.

How big is the housing shortage?

A Colliers International report raises questions about whether Auckland's housing shortage is as bad as previously thought.

Census 2018 reveals population growth lower than what was predicted so do we still need a lot of extra homes?

Time to sell commercial property?

Auckland prime office buildings have been most attractive to international investors.

Investors have mega dollars to buy commercial property but not enough vendors are willing to sell, a new report says.

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