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Thirty-five Housing Developments In Final Stage For Infrastructure Funding

Tuesday, 3 May 2022, 11:28 am | Kainga Ora

A wide range of proposals for much-needed housing developments around the country are through to the final stage of the bid for funding from the Infrastructure Acceleration Fund (IAF). The IAF, administered by Kāinga Ora – Homes and Communities, is a ... More >>

Kāinga Ora Invests In Tauranga

Friday, 26 November 2021, 12:25 pm | Kainga Ora

Approximately 1,000 more new homes are likely to be built in Tauranga over the coming years due to the acquisition of a 95.3 hectare site by Kāinga Ora. Ferncliffe Farm is a greenfield site in the priority-growth area of Tauranga’s Tauriko West. The ... More >>

New Zealand Public Housing Pilot To Feature At UN Climate Change Conference

Thursday, 28 October 2021, 10:59 am | Kainga Ora

An innovative new Kāinga Ora public housing pilot tackling climate change in the built environment will feature on the world stage at the United Nations Climate Conference (COP26). <img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2110/fbec04454fc4ee4839ee.jpeg" ... More >>

Government Infrastructure Fund Moves To Next Stage

Friday, 15 October 2021, 6:15 pm | Kainga Ora

Housing developments throughout the country are one step closer to fruition this week, as more than 80 proposed developments from councils, iwi and developers go through to the next stage of the Government’s Infrastructure Acceleration Fund ... More >>

Government’s Infrastructure Fund For Housing Accelerates

Wednesday, 15 September 2021, 12:30 pm | Kainga Ora

The Government’s Infrastructure Acceleration Fund (IAF), a contestable fund aimed at accelerating key infrastructure for housing development, has received a strong response from councils, iwi and developers throughout Aotearoa. The IAF, administered ... More >>

Kāinga Ora Launches App To Connect Kaimahi To Te Ao Māori

Monday, 5 July 2021, 10:54 am | Kainga Ora

Kāinga Ora launched the Māia app today alongside Kiwa Digital – an interactive tool designed to help learn and understand the Māori world. “We are really excited to be introducing this cultural intelligence appto all ourkaimahi - and to ... More >>

New Homes Prove Massey Students’ Building Cred

Tuesday, 22 December 2020, 1:16 pm | Kainga Ora

A group of West Auckland students have come out of school with building trade qualifications – and have the houses to prove it. More than 30 Massey High School students have earned trade skill qualifications while building new state homes in the first full ... More >>

First KiwiBuild Homes Released In Mangere Development

Tuesday, 17 November 2020, 8:09 am | Kainga Ora

Twelve KiwiBuild homes have launched to the market today in the first affordable housing release for Kāinga Ora’s Mangere Development. Twelve KiwiBuild homes have launched to the market today in the first affordable housing release for Kāinga ... More >>

North Canterbury Kāinga Ora Development Wins Excellence Award

Monday, 16 November 2020, 12:45 pm | Kainga Ora

A Kāinga Ora development in North Canterbury has earned a top prize at the New Zealand Property Industry Awards in Auckland. The Property Industry Awards celebrate excellence in design and innovation. Receiving an excellence award in the multi-unit ... More >>

Icon To Deliver Groundbreaking Kāinga Ora Complex In Central Auckland

Monday, 10 August 2020, 10:12 am | Kainga Ora

A flagship development project will support hundreds of jobs and deliver significant social, cultural and economic benefits to the wider community. Kāinga Ora has today announced Icon as its build partner for the innovative 276-apartment complex at 139 ... More >>

Kāinga Ora Adopts Suicide Prevention Programme

Tuesday, 11 February 2020, 10:30 am | Kainga Ora

11 February 2020 Kāinga Ora adopts suicide prevention programme The MATES in Construction suicide prevention programme will be delivered at Kāinga Ora building sites to help prevent deaths in the construction industry. The mental health education and support ... More >>

More room for more Mangere

Friday, 22 November 2019, 4:35 pm | Kainga Ora

Associate Minister of Housing, Hon Kris Faafoi, has today visited the first state houses to be completed in the Kāinga Ora Mangere Development. Located on the corner of Ventura Street and Patete Lane, 15 brand new, healthy homes were completed this ... More >>

Kaikohe led response to youth concerns supported

Wednesday, 22 March 2017, 11:09 am | Kainga Ora

A recent call from the Kaikohe community to lead a response to current youth issues has merit says Harry Burkhardt, Chair of the Northland Social Wellbeing Governance Group who governs Kāinga Ora, the Place Based Initiative for Northland. More >>