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Property News - 8 April 2021

Garin’s Chapel to be restored, just not yet... : Open day highlights success : Protesters call for dam inquiry

Property News - 1 April 2021

Greenmeadows ‘resolved’ with $340,000 : New library cost could be under budgeted $44m : Mayor seeks Government help : Long term plan ‘More than dam’ : Cell tower gets poor reception : Cawthron move to boost innovation : Drivers of dam cost revealed : ‘Consultation on steroids’ for CBD revamp : Price cap changes not enough for first home buyers : Cob cottage restored by builder’s descendant

Property News - 26 March 2021

Concerns at housing plan : Former Royal Hotel sold but future use unclear : Debt set to more than double : Funds found to preserve stand of ancient totara

Property News - 17 March 2021

Cemetery fees to soar in Nelson to meet policy goals : Maitai group goes to Ombudsman : ‘FOMO’, ‘FONFA’ dictating price lifts : NCC dam contribution request rises to $10.5m : Airport rebounds with healthy profit : How much library can Nelson expect to get for $44 million? : Projects deferred, ‘critical’ work continues

Property News - 11 March 2021

Water restrictions ease : Library plan may rule out retreat from rising seas : Council wants to shed ‘hard to deal with’ label : Dam contractor hits back : Tasman’s request to city council for funding boost yet to flow through : Concerns flow over Water Services Bill : Youth park supporters’ patience rewarded with council nod

Property News - 4 March 2021

House heads to new home : Damaged hall set to reopen early : Maitai consultation challenged : Council builds in extra $8m for dam project : New riverside precinct aims to be sustainability 'beacon' : Big land for tiny homes : Dam costs overrun, again : Mayor warns of issues from scrapping RMA : ‘Community house’ burnt : Single company tipped for port and airport : Councillor wants dam information investigation

Property News - 24 February 2021

Port and Airport proposed to merge : Mayor defends rates increase : $44m Riverside library plan : House prices smash record : Councillors back new library site : Maitai guardians say council must do more : Crown should give back land, says kaumatua : Tenants could be caught out by new law’s loopholes

Property News - 18 February 2021

Land problem for tiny homes : Golden Bay has solution to crisis : Property market runs hot : Big demand for storage units : Rain washes out water restrictions : More fires, new crops – climate’s potential influence on Tasman : Housing and transport top of agenda for new Nelson MP : Big range of options for flood defences : Extension granted for Snowden’s fundraising : First Home Grant house price caps need to rise ‘‘to give first home buyers a fair go’’, says MP : Frequency of testing at Mapua chemical site being reviewed

Property News - 4 February 2021

Dam company cracks whip: Takaka tops Tasman land value increases: Planting the seeds of change: Sewage plant’s land plan: Water restrictions from next week: Sales of $1m-plus properties hit record: Clubhouse bowls over residents: Couple switch focus to homes: Richmond businesses feel squeeze

Property News - 28 January 2021

Pressure for hospital revamp : Retirement village set to open in March : Long road to recovery : Govt hears growers’ pleas : Region to benefit from state housing spend-up : Nelson Hospital rebuild to start this term – Little : New station under way