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Housing Trust Undertaking Sustainability Review Of Major Arrowtown Project

Monday, 9 August 2021, 2:33 pm | Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust

The Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust (QLCHT) is challenging its own urban design practice by seeking out specialists to help create affordable sustainable housing for future generations. The Trust is calling for proposals from urban design, ... More >>

Affordable Home Ownership Opportunity In Wanaka

Thursday, 29 July 2021, 8:47 am | Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust

Home ownership opportunities under $500,000 remain few and far between in Wanaka these days. However, thanks to the Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust’s (QLCHT) ground-breaking assisted ownership model, Secure Home, this remains a real option ... More >>

Housing Trust Waiting List Continues To Grow Despite Rents Reducing

Friday, 23 July 2021, 9:32 am | Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust

The waiting list for assistance from the Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust (QLCHT) is continuing to grow despite COVID-19 resetting rental prices across the district. Before the pandemic hit New Zealand shores, QLCHT had a waiting list of ... More >>

Progressive Home Ownership Launched At Queenstown Apartments

Friday, 12 March 2021, 5:42 pm | Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust

Yesterday celebrated the kickstart of 25 first home buyers into their Progressive Home Ownership (PHO) journey at the Toru apartments in Queenstown. Twenty-five households will be purchasing homes under the Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust’s ground-breaking ... More >>

Home Ownership In Queenstown Now Truly Affordable With Housing Trust

Thursday, 28 January 2021, 3:01 pm | Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust

Home ownership in Queenstown has never been more affordable thanks to the Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust’s ground-breaking assisted ownership model, Secure Home. Three years after signing a contract for 50 of the 78 units in the Toru development ... More >>

Affordable Housing Underway At Wānaka Subdivision Hikuwai

Monday, 21 September 2020, 1:23 pm | Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust

Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust’s ground-breaking assisted ownership model, Secure Home, is coming to Wānaka for the first time – with six houses under construction at Hikuwai. QLCHT is building two 2-bedroom, three 3-bedroom, and one ... More >>

Sober Findings In Major Survey Of Queenstown Lakes Renters

Wednesday, 5 August 2020, 9:16 am | Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust

Residential renters in Queenstown and Wanaka are still experiencing significant housing stress in the the rental market despite rent prices falling in June, a local survey reveals. Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust (QLCHT) surveyed more than ... More >>

Government Funding Announced For Community Housing Trust’s Secure Home Programme

Friday, 24 July 2020, 1:54 pm | Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust

  The Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust (QLCHT) has today received confirmation of a $6.35m interest-free loan from the Government. Housing Minister Megan Woods today announced the Government would commit $6.35m to supporting QLCHT’s ... More >>

New Wanaka Trustee For Community Housing Trust

Wednesday, 11 March 2020, 1:10 pm | Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust

The Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust (QLCHT) has announced the appointment of Wanaka local Phil Smith as a Trustee, on the retirement of Peter Southwick. Southwick had been a Trustee since January 2015. Earlier this year he moved to Cambridge with ... More >>

Trust announces architects for Tewa Banks project

Thursday, 17 October 2019, 11:21 am | Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust

The Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust has today announced they have engaged JTB Architects for its affordable housing project on council-owned land in Arrowtown. More >>

Commitment to alternative home ownership models welcomed

Thursday, 5 September 2019, 1:57 pm | Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust

The Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust welcomes the Government’s reset of its affordable housing policy unveiled yesterday, saying it’s a positive step forward for thousands of low-to-moderate income New Zealanders. More >>

Major affordable housing project in pipeline for Arrowtown

Tuesday, 23 April 2019, 1:50 pm | Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust

MEDIA RELEASE FROM QUEENSTOWN LAKES COMMUNITY HOUSING TRUST April 23, 2019. For immediate releas e Major affordable housing project in the pipeline for Arrowtown More >>

Queenstown’s pioneering Secure Home programme launched

Wednesday, 27 February 2019, 10:37 am | Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust

The first six homes in a pioneering new model designed to offer truly affordable homes in Queenstown are complete, with households set to move in from this week. More >>

Queenstown’s Secure Home scheme reaches new milestone

Tuesday, 17 July 2018, 2:16 pm | Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust

The first six homes in a pioneering new scheme designed to offer truly affordable homes in Queenstown are underway. More >>

Housing Trust to purchase 50 apartments in Frankton

Monday, 2 April 2018, 2:04 pm | Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust

Affordable housing for 50 Queenstown families has been given the green light, with the local housing trust securing finance to invest in Frankton’s new apartment development. More >>

Housing trust completes Riverside Park development

Monday, 12 February 2018, 10:43 am | Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust

The Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust has ticked off another successful development – this time at Riverside Park in Wanaka. More >>

Housing trust pledges 1000 affordable homes for Queenstown

Tuesday, 9 January 2018, 2:22 pm | Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust

The Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust today announces a commitment to building 1000 affordable homes for local families over the next 10 years. More >>

New chairman for Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust

Tuesday, 11 July 2017, 10:38 am | Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust

The Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust (QLCHT) has appointed well-known financial advisor and author Martin Hawes as its new chairman. More >>

Affordable housing trust's new 44-home development praised

Monday, 8 May 2017, 11:06 am | Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust

A recently-completed affordable housing development near Queenstown is being hailed as a success story for the housing trust that initiated it. More >>

Wanaka family makes home ownership milestone

Tuesday, 24 January 2017, 9:16 am | Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust

A Wanaka family has achieved housing independence in less than five years with the Queenstown Lakes Community Housing Trust. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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