accommodation supplement

13 Mar 18, 2:20pm
Government plans to add 3554 houses to Auckland's public housing stocks by June 2020
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25 Feb 18, 7:24am
Eric Crampton argues fixing problems constraining infrastructure financing and with local government housing supply incentives must be the Govt's most important task
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24 Aug 17, 7:41am
Jess Berentson-Shaw says building a large not-for-profit rental sector would rebuild NZ's foundations and realise a vision where homes are at the heart of our wellbeing
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10 Jun 17, 8:51am
Eric Crampton says the government needs to take steps to encourage councils to get new housing built including adopting the Productivity Commission’s recommendations on urban planning
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30 May 17, 1:56pm
Bill English & Olly Newland defend Accommodation Supplement boost as Labour’s David Parker rips into it as subsidising millionaire Auckland landlords
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23 May 17, 1:59pm
Thursday's Budget won't be election year lolly scramble, Joyce says; Discusses prospects for 'families package' amid rumour bottom 2 income tax brackets will be raised & WFF, Accommodation Supplement boosted
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13 Mar 17, 7:36pm
PM English bats away questions on what the govt might do with surplus cash; Tax cuts are just one of the choices it has; Infrastructure, population growth and debt pressures still have front seats
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16 May 16, 10:05am
Key defends Govt's actions on affordable and social housing as reports emerge of Auckland families living in garages, cars and containers; suggests families talk to Work and Income; Smith flags land release directive; sees ChCh as model
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6 Dec 15, 5:02am
Bernard Hickey says the collapse in home-ownership rates among families formed since 1991 is an unfolding disaster for NZ's economy, our society and the Government's finances
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1 Dec 15, 12:56pm
Salvation Army warns falling home-ownership rate will see renting baby-boomers struggling in retirement
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27 Jun 14, 1:49pm
Labour would build 10,000 affordable homes in Canterbury over four years and increase the accommodation supplement in the region
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21 Aug 12, 11:18am
Councils need to regulate, plan, to allow for more affordable housing, Finance Minister English says; 'Govt won't be increasing subsidies, tax breaks to help home buyers'
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30 Jul 12, 8:05am
Govt reviewing Accommodation Supplement rent subsidy, Housing Minister Heatley says; Govt wants to get land prices, section sizes under control
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16 Jul 12, 5:52pm
Labour follows Greens in attacking 'landlord subsidy' Accommodation Supplement; ACT claims Labour attacking landlords, wants more land supply
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12 Apr 12, 2:40pm
Productivity Commission eyes fixes for govt rent subsidy that could cost taxpayers NZ$2.2 bln in 2016, almost twice what it costs now
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11 Apr 12, 11:10am
Productivity Commission recommends immediate release of land for residential development in Auckland, Christchurch, in final housing affordability report
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4 Apr 12, 1:32pm
State house owner Housing New Zealand eyes density, intensification and concentration of Auckland housing portfolio
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29 Mar 12, 5:14pm
Govt comfortable with current interventions in Christchurch housing market, but always open to ideas, Housing Minister Heatley says
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