New Zealand First says the Government’s new housing legislation attacks vulnerable people rather than building more social housing to meet the needs of New Zealanders.
The Social Housing Reform (Housing Restructuring and Tenancy Matters Amendment) Bill is simply objectionable, and in some parts it is draconian, in two fundamental ways: first, by adopting the pol
Reports that foreign buyers are not constrained by the Reserve Bank’s recently imposed LVR restrictions will shut even more Kiwi home buyers out of the market, says New Zealand First Housing spokes
The Social Housing Reform (Housing Restructuring and Tenancy Matters Amendment) Bill is one of the most objectionable and patently stupid bills this Government has produced.
New Zealand First is sceptical that the Government has finally got the message about high building costs and will actually do something about it.
The Government’s intervention in tackling the housing shortage takes with one hand, and gives with the other says New Zealand First.
The National Government has waited several years while a housing crisis developed.
Rt Hon Winston Peters has pointed out in Parliament how China does not allow foreigners to buy property while it is “open slather” for citizens of China to buy houses in New Zealand.
New Zealand First has again called for an immediate freeze on property sales to foreign buyers to avoid a ‘backdoor’ sell out of New Zealand land and homes.
New Zealand First has called for urgent action to address the serious problem of overcrowding in houses that is causing major health problems to Pacific and Maori children.