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Property News - 24 February 2020

Playground pop-up for central city : Lifestyle fuels house price boost : Rain welcome but water restrictions remain for now : Some reserves reopen after rain : Cost of building dam blows out by $25 million : Market gardens ‘higher risk’ for nitrates

Property News - 17 February 2020

Eco-village proposed for Bay : Fire risk closes sanctuary : Water restrictions hit Nelson : Rocky problem causes ‘speed bump’ for dam

Property News - 12 February 2020

Building booms welcome new entrants : Retirement village part of $750m expansion : Retiring forests an option : Police evict river site campers : The Boathouse bounces back : Echoes of Pigeon Valley as risk rises : Fire risk closures : Unsafe removal of asbestos sees company fined : Tiny case has national impact

Property News - 04 February 2020

‘Green break’ taking shape : Fire destroys workshop and cars : Restoration sees quarry site recover : Mānuka replacing pines on erosion-prone Mārahau hills : Quality builds recognised nationally : Māpua residents urged to conserve water : Nelson prices and sales follow national trends : Rising fire risk sees city reserves closed

Property News - 27 January 2020

Frontage fails test for future : New sanctuary opens at spit : Intersection work starts : Rental squeeze forces people into cars : Water restrictions flow as fire ban looms : Intersection upgrade gives Kohatu Park plan a rev-up

Property news - 21 January 2020

Static solution hits home : Crowded camp a concern : Homeless ‘need a hub too’ : Concerns over digs at historic sites : Brook Sanctuary confirms entry charges : Centre back in action : Rising fire risk leads to ban in city reserves : Frustration over FENZ review

Property News - 14 January 2020

Rating review decision reversed : Nelson house-buying frenzy : Freedom camping hub set up in central Nelson : Earthworks to lower fire risk

Property News - 7 January 2020

Nelson houses at record price : Couple buy heli home : Plans to house Nelsons homeless : The new 'Founders Bridge' : Creaky school’s $7.5 m rebuild : Motueka library design concept gets TDC nod : More council cash for NCMA : Croquet crew pitches in : Cinema part of Richmond development : Bid for new launching site ramps up : Submissions open on plan for forestry land : Delaware Bay estuary access issue still murky : Bay cycle path taking shape : Petrol station plan sparks safety worries.

Property News - 16 December 2019

Pond fix could cost $3 million.: Maitai recreation hub moves a step closer.: Insulation project reaches major housing milestone.: 'We feel like God called us to Nelson': ‘Extreme’ fire risk in parks.: Underpass price doubles.: Beach camp in buoyant mood.: Tasman rates, debt may be higher.

Property News - 9 December 2019

Popular Farewell Spit cafe ‘totalled’ by blaze: Air quality in Richmond, Motueka below par: Cash ‘a drop in the pond’: Nelson and Tasman schools’ funding: Rats breach sanctuary fence: Highway repairs enter final phase: Port redevelopment under way: School project a winner