Media Releases

Major challenges in housing left unanswered

“This is a big-spending, big promising Budget that will leave many of the housing, infrastructure, and climate resilience challenges left untouched, Property Council New Zealand Chief Executive Leonie Freeman says. […]

Insurance based FENZ funding a flawed model

“The Government had the opportunity to revolutionise the current insurance-based funding model for Fire and Emergency New Zealand (FENZ), but have instead chosen to tweak the levy system, maintaining a […]

Local government review once-in-a-generation chance to be bold

This once-in-a-generation opportunity to change the machinery behind local government cannot ignore some significant challenges facing local democracy, Property Council of New Zealand Chief Executive Leonie Freeman says. “Today’s announcement […]