“Solid Energy goes into temporary voluntary administration.” As the son of a coal miner, I have seen the boom and bust cycle of the coal industry and its effects on local communities. I can remember just 4 years ago meeting many young guys who had come from all over the country to work in the […]
One of the biggest political issues today is the issue of Housing Affordability, particularly in our largest city, Auckland. Auckland is one of the least affordable housing markets in the world. We hear about the issue on what feels like a daily basis, yet despite the Government tinkering around the edges average house prices are still increasing by close to 20% compared to this time last year.