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Resource Management Review Panel Recommendations Welcomed By The Property Sector

Wednesday, 29 July 2020, 1:39 pm | Property Council Of New Zealand

The property sector, through its professional body Property Council New Zealand, welcomes the Review Panel’s recommendations to reform the Resource Management Act, with chief executive Leonie Freeman saying the RMA has held back the development ... More >>

Cross Partisan Support Needed To Bring New Zealand’s Urban Planning Into This Century

Thursday, 23 July 2020, 1:23 pm | Property Council Of New Zealand

This afternoon’s release of the National Policy Statement on Urban Development (NPS-UD) is a step in the right direction, however, it will not solve our housing crisis overnight, says Property Council New Zealand chief executive Leonie Freeman. ... More >>

Government Package For Commercial Leases Too Little, Too Late

Thursday, 4 June 2020, 5:42 pm | Property Council Of New Zealand

“Today’s announcement of a commercial rent dispute process is too little, too late for a majority of landlords and tenants”, says Property Council chief executive Leonie Freeman. “For many property owners and tenants, this is less a support package ... More >>

Retail Property Owners To Develop ‘Best Practice’ Standards For Alert Level 2

Thursday, 7 May 2020, 7:00 pm | Property Council Of New Zealand

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement today, retail property and shopping centre owners and retailers from around the country are pleased that they will be able to fully open their doors as we transition to Alert Level 2. New Zealand Council ... More >>

Market Confidence Will Dictate Future Development Projects

Tuesday, 5 May 2020, 6:51 am | Property Council Of New Zealand

Commercial property owners and developers warn that planned development projects are likely to be postponed or cancelled as market confidence declines. “We have growing concerns that property owners are being forced to bear the brunt of the COVID-19 ... More >>

Shopping Centre Industry Prepares For ‘Click And Collect’ Operations

Friday, 24 April 2020, 4:12 pm | Property Council Of New Zealand

New Zealand Council of Retail Property (NZCoRP) Chair Campbell Barbour says its members, which include many of New Zealand’s largest retail property owners, will commence ‘click and collect’ operations under Alert Level 3, despite the Government’s ... More >>

The Horse Has Bolted For Commercial Leasing Code Of Conduct

Friday, 24 April 2020, 2:55 pm | Property Council Of New Zealand

Property Council New Zealand has expressed disappointment over a recent open letter to Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern calling for a mandated Code of Conduct for Commercial Leasing, with Property Council chief executive Leonie Freeman calling it “inflammatory ... More >>

Further Support Crucial To Continued Investment In The Property Sector

Wednesday, 15 April 2020, 3:14 pm | Property Council Of New Zealand

This morning’s Government announcement may cushion the blow for small businesses, but it’s unlikely to significantly lessen the impact on New Zealand’s $145 billion commercial property sector says Property Council New Zealand chief executive Leonie ... More >>

Commercial Landlords Call For Support To Keep The Economy Moving

Friday, 27 March 2020, 9:37 am | Property Council Of New Zealand

New Zealand’s commercial property sector is calling for property owners, tenants and the Government to act quickly to support the sector, which is facing hundreds of millions in lost revenue, increasing the risk of stalling the economy. “As property ... More >>

Council Fiscal Responsibility Needs To Be Balanced By Prudent Spending

Wednesday, 25 March 2020, 2:07 pm | Property Council Of New Zealand

“At this time of uncertainty, we must balance the requirement for councils to exercise fiscal responsibility with the need to continue to invest in key infrastructure projects,” says Property Council New Zealand chief executive Leonie Freeman. “Ratepayers ... More >>

COVID-19 Economic Support Package Welcomed By The Property Sector

Thursday, 19 March 2020, 8:28 am | Property Council Of New Zealand

“We applaud the Government for moving swiftly to develop the $12.1 billion COVID-19 economic support package,” says Leonie Freeman, chief executive of Property Council New Zealand. “Our members are very pleased to see depreciation deductions for commercial ... More >>

Rise in foreign investment drives property confidence

Friday, 7 February 2020, 1:38 pm | Property Council Of New Zealand

Confidence in New Zealand’s Commercial Property sector is at its highest levels since 2017, a market survey of local industry professionals released today by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and the Property Council New Zealand ... More >>

Stakeholder collaboration critical to urban policy

Thursday, 10 October 2019, 7:32 pm | Property Council Of New Zealand

Auckland, New Zealand, 10th October 2019: “Mandating strategic planning between local authorities, central government and industry is critical to the success of the government’s proposed National Policy Statement on Urban Development,” according ... More >>

Triple win for University of Waikato’s $55 million Campus

Friday, 20 September 2019, 9:12 am | Property Council Of New Zealand

Bay of Plenty, New Zealand, 19 September 2019 : University of Waikato’s Tauranga Campus has won the Bank of New Zealand Supreme Excellence Award at tonight’s Bay of Plenty Property People Awards. It was one of three titles awarded to the $55 million ... More >>

Property Council welcomes recommendation

Friday, 5 July 2019, 2:18 pm | Property Council Of New Zealand

Auckland, New Zealand, 5 July 2019: Property Council believes the Productivity Commission’s draft report on Local Government Funding and Financing includes some welcome changes, particularly with regard to the removal of differential rating for business. More >>

Top honours for Christchurch regeneration project

Saturday, 15 June 2019, 11:23 am | Property Council Of New Zealand

Auckland, New Zealand, 14th June 2019: Christchurch’s new Central City Library, Tūranga, has claimed the coveted Supreme Award at Property Council New Zealand’s Rider Levett Bucknall Property Industry Awards this evening. More >>

A Win For Urban Development

Sunday, 25 November 2018, 11:09 am | Property Council Of New Zealand

The New Housing and Urban Development Authority announced today will help to ease the urban housing crisis. More >>

Auckland Property People Awards Winners Announced

Saturday, 3 November 2018, 11:05 am | Property Council Of New Zealand

The third annual Auckland Property People Award winners have been announced at a sold-out event, held at Auckland’s Hilton on Friday evening (2 Nov). More >>

Wellington Property People Awards Announced

Friday, 12 October 2018, 9:17 am | Property Council Of New Zealand

Wellington Property People Awards Announced The Property Council Wellington Property People Awards have been announced in a vibrant sold-out event in Wellington. The Awards recognised seven category winners and two highly commended awards at Te Papa ... More >>

Southern Excellence Award Winners Announced

Saturday, 6 October 2018, 12:06 pm | Property Council Of New Zealand

Property Council’s South Island regional awards winners have been announced in a spectacular sold-out event in Christchurch. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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