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Curtains making a difference
Sep 16, 2019
Research shows that well-fitted curtains are effective at reducing heat loss. This not only helps keep a home warm and healthy, but also greatly... Read More
Habitat home repair gets a $1M boost
Jul 29, 2019
Habitat for Humanity’s essential home repair work for low and moderate income families has received an unprecedented $1M boost from Bank of New... Read More
Building strength and stability through home repair program in Gisborne
Jul 18, 2019
John Coleman (Ngati Porou, Whakatohea), Sandra Coleman (Ngati Maniapoto) Critical home repairs for one Tokomaru Bay kaumatua gave him much needed... Read More
We believe that everyone has a right to a home to call their own
Jul 3, 2019
Habitat is a member of the Community Housing sector.  Together we are providing healthy and affordable homes for thousands of Kiwi whanau.  But much... Read More
Ground broken on Habitat project in Ngāruawāhia
Jul 2, 2019
Habitat for Humanity Central North Island has broken ground on the ‘Hands on for Habitat’ project in Ngāruawāhia, which aims to raise funds for... Read More
Housing Budget a delicate balance between urgent and long-term needs
Jun 4, 2019
Habitat for Humanity New Zealand commends the announcement of a range of new funds in housing, largely geared to address the urgent needs of the... Read More
High Hopes for Home Ownership Assistance in the Well-Being Budget
May 29, 2019
Tammy Ngawhika hopes that tomorrow’s budget announcement will include homeownership opportunities for people on low to moderate incomes. “Before I... Read More
Housing Affordability and Climate Change Key themes at Pacific People’s Housing Forum
May 22, 2019
More than 100 delegates from New Zealand and Pacific Nations of Samoa, Tonga, Fiji and the Cook Islands attended the inaugural Pacific People’s... Read More
From overcrowded to warm and roomy
May 21, 2019
Future homeowners Jesse and Sherradon Kennedy were looking forward to the warmth, space and convenience of a newly-dedicated Habitat for Humanity... Read More
Housing Forum Puts Spotlight on Housing for Pacific People
May 14, 2019
Auckland, 14th May 2019 ─ The inaugural Pacific People’s Housing Forum, hosted by housing organisation Habitat for Humanity New Zealand and the... Read More
Lei and Tania’s journey towards home ownership
May 1, 2019
Lei and Tania lived in a poor quality damp private rental property in Manurewa with their young children for over six years. They had lost hope of... Read More
KiwiBuy: a solution for home ownership
May 1, 2019
At Habitat for Humanity we believe in a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Unfortunately the housing affordability crisis we are... Read More