Free hundy for a one beddie, and Free Fiddy for a free beddie. For that, you get to live in the worst suburb in the Wellington Region (Pomare) with Mongrel Mob gang members as neighbours. The most feared words in Pomare will be “Yo bro, I’m yo new neighbah”
While pricing is still being worked out, “we’re trying to do some affordable housing.
“We’re not trying to turn this into an Avalon or a Military Rd . . . we can’t do that.”
The aim is to provide two- bedroom, one-bathroom, one- garage 96sqm homes on a 250sqm section for about $300,000. Three- bed, two-bath, two-garage 118sqm places on larger sections could go for $350,000 to $375,000.
The three HNZ Star flats – each with 12 two-bedroom units – would remain, perhaps with some extra decking.
I’m sure the Gen Y buyers wanting Herne Bay and Devonport might be disappointed when they see what the Government can really do for $300k in the Auckland region. Read more »