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Property News: 7th December 2015

Property news for the Nelson and Tasman region
Council Calls For Developers To Increase Housing : Sanctuary Seeking To Drop Rat Poison : Shed 4 Nears Completion : Values Continue To Rise : Consultant Costs Rise With Staff Shortage : TDC Tips Lower Rate Rise Than Signalled : Architect's Straw Bale Home in Riwaka : Thought For The Week

More FM Rural Comments

Aired December 5th on More FM
Dick talks to Blair on More FM's Saturday morning show. Dick discusses weather, lowest lamb crop since 1953 and the recent publicity about the treatment of bobby calves.

Property News: 30 November 2015

Property news for the Nelson and Tasman region
QV Values Put Heat On Rates : Tahuna Camp Set For Revamp : Water Rations For Waimea Plains : Christmas Spirit Lights Up House : Golden Bay Mussel Farmers Seek Plan Change For Future : House For Hospice Completed : Rabbit Island Not For Sale : Rural Water Restrictions : Trafalgar Centre’s $13 Million Revamp On Track : New Building Planned After Demo : Thought For The Week

More FM Rural Comments

Aired Saturday November 28th on More FM
Dick talks to Jono on More FM's Saturday morning show. Dick discusses the dry weather taskforce, water rationing the effect of El Nino, Marlborough forest fires and the start of the summer fruit season.

Property News 23rd November 2015

Property news for the Nelson and Tasman region
Nelson’s Sustainable House Of The Year : $100,000 Goal For Gondola Lift-Off : Moutere’s Icon Gallery Expands into Nelson : House Prices Reach Record Highs : Marine Centre Broadens Net : Hard Hat Tours At School Of Music : Forest Block Purchase Expands Abel Tasman : Rutherford Park Set For $3 Million Revamp : Thought For The Week

More FM Rural Comments

Aired Saturday November 21st on More FM
Dick talks to Dave on More FM's Saturday morning show. Dick discusses the A & P Show, global dairy prices, Fonterra, weather and water rationing.

Property News:16th November 2015

Property news for the Nelson and Tasman region
Suter Trust Winds Up : Nelson Holiday Homes Scoop Awards : World’s Architects Admire Mapua’s Loos : Mapua Boaties In Battle For Ramp : Mapua Boat Shed Opens : Thought For The Week

More FM Rural Comments

Aired Saturday November 14th on More FM
Dick talks to Dave on More FM's Saturday morning show. Dick discusses good response to the rain, hay and silage cut, cold snap not good for late fruiting crops,wool prices are up and low dairy payout has led to a report stating that tractor sales are down.

Property News: 9th November 2015

Property news for the Nelson and Tasman region
Airport Move Upsets Residents : Major Mapua Subdivision Plan Gets Nod : New Luxury Homes For Central Nelson : Housing Market Under Pressure : Stoush Over Port Charges Drags On : Critics Slam Kaiteriteri’s $5m Revamp : Quest Complex Unveiled : Tarakohe Caravan Plan Draws Anger : Innovative Wastewater System Installed In Richmond Park : Thought For The Week

More FM Rural Comments 7th November 2015

Aired Saturday 7th November on More FM
Dick talks on More FM's Saturday morning show. Dick discusses rain, frosts and possible damage on fruit crops, silage making season and Yealands Estate wines receive an award.