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CoreLogic Property Pulse Mortgage Lending ends on high note

Press Release – CoreLogic NZ Ltd

Another month, another strong rise in mortgage lending flows. December saw mortgage lending rise by more than $1.1bn year on year, the fourth such increase in a row, and the strongest burst of activity in four years. Read more »

Infrastructure investment welcomed

Press Release – Kapiti Coast District Council

The confirmation of large scale infrastructure investment in the lower North Island will boost connectivity and resilience in the region, Kpiti Coast District Mayor K Gurunathan says. Read more »

KiwiRail welcomes investment in network

Press Release – KiwiRail

KiwiRail welcomes the massive funding injection that will enable Auckland rail commuting to continue growing and take cars out of the city. Read more »

NZTA continue lack respect of environmental stewardship

Press Release – Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

CEAC says NZTA continue lack respect of environmental stewardship Govt’ now must use rail and show environmental stewardship here as NZTA refuses to respect environmental stewardship Read more »

Whangarei Mayor reacts to $692M roading announcement

Press Release – Whangarei District Council

Whangarei Mayor Sheryl Mai is thrilled with todays announcement by the Government that it will spend $692M on improvements to SH1 between Whangarei and Port Marsden. Read more »

Dry dock is not part of infrastructure announcements

Press Release – NZ Shipping Federation

It is deeply disappointing that todays infrastructure package does not include a dry dock, says Clive Glover, NZ Shipping Federation President. Read more »

CTU welcomes significant investment in infrastructure

Press Release – New Zealand Council of Trade Unions

The Council of Trade Unions is welcoming todays announcement of the very significant $12 billion infrastructure investment in the future of New Zealand. Read more »

Top 10 streaming debuts of Q4 2019

Press Release – Parrot Analytics

Apple TV+ series accounted for 6 of the top 10 streaming debuts of Q4 2019 Read more »

Contractors keen to get started on NZ Upgrade Programme

Press Release – Civil Contractors NZ

New Zealands civil contractors welcome todays coalition government announcement of a range of infrastructure projects funded under the New Zealand Upgrade Programme. Read more »

Resuscitated roads are vitally needed – AA

Press Release – Automobile Association

Motorists around the country will be welcoming todays announcement from the Government of multiple major roading projects being resuscitated. Read more »

Train Passengers Big Winners With Govt Investment

Press Release – Public Transport Users Association

The Public Transport Users Association (PTUA) congratulates the Labour-NZ First coalition government for the record spending on commuter train infrastructure. Read more »

Retirement income review hits nail on head

Press Release – Financial Advice New Zealand

The 2019 Review of Retirement Income Policies by the Commission for Financial Capability hits the nail on the head around KiwiSaver and NZ Superannuation, says Financial Advice NZ. Read more »