Little wonder when you have some Real Estate agents charging 1% commission whilst others are changing 4%.
Aucklanders are being asked to help plan a network of high-quality public spaces set for Downtown Auckland.
One of the world’s most acclaimed robot developers, Dr Takanori Shibata, together with retirement village and aged care operator - The Selwyn Foundation - will welcome companion healthbots to Auckland on Friday, 31 October, when the Foundation becomes the first provider of services for elderly
Yealands Estate Wines has been named as the Overall Large Business winner at the Fairfax Sustainable 60 Awards, held in Auckland last night. Yealands also claimed the top prize in the environment category, as recognition for its range of innovative solutions to common industry issues.
Building and Housing Minister Dr Nick Smith today welcomed the findings of the second National Construction Pipeline report, which confirms building and construction activity in New Zealand is expected to reach unprecedented levels by 2017.
As social media becomes increasing important to the New Zealand economy a new online business networking site is being launched this week to help business executives substantially increase their face-to-face business contacts.
Most University of Canterbury students are making the most of opportunities to connect with campus life, through involvement in clubs and the use of health and recreation facilities, according to a major survey of students’ health and well-being.
Westerly gales over the North Island have eased and the watch is now lifted for Auckland, Waikato, Coromandel Peninsula, Waitomo, Bay of Plenty, Taupo, Taihape, Taumarunui, Gisborne, Taranaki, Wanganui and Manawatu.
A front is expected to cross much of New Zealand tomorrow, Friday.
Unitec has signed an agreement with Shanghai Theatre Academy to commence a one-year foundation course for selected Chinese students from 2015.
The course will prepare students for Unitec's undergraduate courses at its Department of Performing and Screen Arts.
The Selwyn Waihora Zone Committee will meet for its monthly water management meeting at 2pm on Tuesday, 4 November, at the Selwyn District Council office.
Rising inequality could set the fight against poverty back by decades, Oxfam warned today as it published a new report showing that the number of billionaires worldwide has more than doubled since the global financial crisis.
In their second year as a stand-alone organisation, the Blues believe their 2015 season will provide the platform for sustained success in the Super Rugby competition.
In recognition of Shanghai and Dunedin’s 20 year sister city relationship, Mayor of Dunedin Dave Cull today presented Shanghai Municipal Government’s Mayor Yang Xiong with a hand-bound commemorative book and a pounamu, kauri and rimu carving.
Auckland Council are welcome to have a debate about future transport infrastructure investment plans, but the Government remains sceptical about the options being presented, Transport Minister Simon Bridges said today in response to the release of ‘Funding Auckland’s Transport Future’, a re
Today, Wednesday 29 October, there will be a peaceful protest at the Indonesian Embassy in Wellington to call on new Indonesian President Joko Widodo to honour his election promise to ensure greater media freedom in West Papua.
All options for meeting Auckland’s transport needs should be considered, including reprioritising the transport budget away from wasteful spending on motorways, the Green Party said today.
Cabinet has agreed on the details of the flag referendum process and every political party represented in Parliament has been invited to take part, say Prime Minister John Key and Deputy Prime Minister Bill English.
The Taxpayers’ Union is slamming Auckland Council for wanting to introduce a motorist tax under the guise of ‘tolls’. Taxpayers’ Union Executive Director, Jordan Williams, says:
By Andy McGechan, BikesportNZ
Two New Zealand riders finished inside the top 10 when the Grand National Cross-country Championships wrapped up in the United States at the weekend.
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