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Will $50 million fix Lancaster Park?

Will $50 million fix Lancaster Park?

Saturday, 18 April 2015 9:10 a.m. by MediaThePress

Ernst and Young to anchor Ngai Tahu development.

Ernst and Young to anchor Ngai Tahu development.

Saturday, 18 April 2015 8:01 a.m. by MediaThePress

Ernst and Young is moving back to the central city as an anchor tenant in Ngai Tahu's latest CBD development.

Will $50 million fix it?

Will $50 million fix it?

Friday, 17 April 2015 10:43 p.m. by MediaThePress

Family have a home after four winters in garage

Family have a home after four winters in garage

Thursday, 16 April 2015 9:17 p.m. by MediaThePress

A Christchurch family finally have a home afters pending four winters in a garage because ofinsurance delays.

CTV News Story - Ngai Tahu Plans

CTV News Story - Ngai Tahu Plans

Thursday, 16 April 2015 6:57 p.m. by MediaCTV

John Key opens Tait Communications building

John Key opens Tait Communications building

Thursday, 16 April 2015 5:27 p.m. by MediaThePress

Prime Minister John Key says Christchurch is facing  "two steps forward, one step back," in its slow journey toward recovery.

Government continues to back central city

Government continues to back central city

Thursday, 16 April 2015 3:23 p.m. by GovtBeehive

Gerry Brownlee | Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

$150m-plus development for Christchurch river front

$150m-plus development for Christchurch river front

Thursday, 16 April 2015 11:53 a.m. by MediaThePress

A $150 million-plus office and apartment complex around a central square will be built to replace Christchurch's old police headquarters and King Edward barracks.

Developer abandons Christchurch for Auckland

Developer abandons Christchurch for Auckland

Thursday, 16 April 2015 7:15 a.m. by MediaThePress

A Christchurch family investor group is taking its money to Auckland, citing a lack of tenants for high-rise office buildings.

SUMNER Schist going up in Christchurch

SUMNER Schist going up in Christchurch

Wednesday, 15 April 2015 4:37 p.m. by murdertonic

is being used for rebuild projects all over christchurch. Ou stones create stunning feature walling.

Designworks secures Crowne Plaza Christchurch Spatial Design

Designworks secures Crowne Plaza Christchurch Spatial Design

Wednesday, 15 April 2015 4:06 p.m. by PRNews

Press Release: designworks

EQC home repair deadline causes stress and confusion

EQC home repair deadline causes stress and confusion

Tuesday, 14 April 2015 9:25 p.m. by MediaThePress

A new quake home repair deadline has left Canterbury homeowners stressed and confused.

BreakFree hotel opens after quake repair and rebrand

BreakFree hotel opens after quake repair and rebrand

Tuesday, 14 April 2015 1:12 p.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch's biggest hotel is back in business.

Christchurch being rebuilt in 3D: just add elbow grease

Christchurch being rebuilt in 3D: just add elbow grease

Tuesday, 14 April 2015 5:00 a.m. by MediaHerald

Some of the biggest buildings of the new-look Christchurch are being put together virtual piece by virtual piece, thanks to remarkable 3D technology.

Too much red tape in planning rules, ministers say

Too much red tape in planning rules, ministers say

Monday, 13 April 2015 11:31 p.m. by MediaThePress

Proposed new planning rules for Christchurch are confusing and bogged down by too much red tape, Government Ministers Nick Smith and Gerry Brownlee say.

Antony Gough offers pre-quake rents for The Terrace development

Antony Gough offers pre-quake rents for The Terrace development

Monday, 13 April 2015 10:11 p.m. by MediaThePress

High-profile property developer Antony Gough hopes offering pre-earthquake rents will lure tenants to his stalled central Christchurch precinct.

Corbel Construction’s New Head Office Wins Accolades from Staff and Wider Community

Corbel Construction’s New Head Office Wins Accolades from Staff and Wider Community

Friday, 10 April 2015 12:04 p.m. by PRNews Popular

Christchurch-based construction company Corbel Construction (Corbel) moved into their new purpose built head office at 213 Lichfield Street earlier this month. The new building, which has attracted critical acclaim for its design, was officially opened by Christchurch Mayor Hon. Lianne Dalziel yesterday, Wednesday, 8 April.

CallPlus zeroes in on South Island

CallPlus zeroes in on South Island

Thursday, 9 April 2015 3:57 p.m. by PRNews

CallPlus is expanding its presence in the South Island, with telco and technology stalwart Rob Haywood joining its Christchurch team.

Christchurch Rebuild Innovation Precinct Drone Fly Over April 2015

Christchurch Rebuild Innovation Precinct Drone Fly Over April 2015

Wednesday, 8 April 2015 11:04 a.m. by ShakyTownBlues

Christchurch Rebuild Innovation Precinct Drone Fly Over April 2015 

Rebuild and recovery of the Port of Lyttelton closer

Rebuild and recovery of the Port of Lyttelton closer

Tuesday, 7 April 2015 2:50 p.m. by GovtECAN Featured Popular

Environment Canterbury commissioners have approved the preliminary draft Lyttelton Port Recovery Plan to be released for public consultation.

How not to repair a Heritage building in the Christchurch CBD, Part 157

How not to repair a Heritage building in the Christchurch CBD, Part 157

Monday, 6 April 2015 5:06 p.m. by ShakyTownBlues

I see Will Harvie, from the Christchurch Press, has been busy. A further article on High Street in this mornings press, 6.4.2015.

Rebuilt Knox Church to host cultural events

Rebuilt Knox Church to host cultural events

Monday, 6 April 2015 2:15 p.m. by MediaThePress

The recently restored Knox Church is hosting performance events as part of its "spiritual mission" in the city. CHARLIE GATES reports.

WikiHouse project a social enterprise

WikiHouse project 'a social enterprise'

Monday, 6 April 2015 8:20 a.m. by MediaThePress

A communal house-building network that started in the dark days after the Christchurch earthquake will be a reality this year.

EQC claims manager starts own claims firm

EQC claims manager starts own claims firm

Wednesday, 1 April 2015 12:53 p.m. by MediaThePress

The Earthquake Commission's (EQC) national claims manager has formed his own claims assessment company but EQC says it has a process in place to avoid conflicts.

IRD gets tough with rebuild businesses

IRD gets tough with rebuild businesses

Tuesday, 31 March 2015 7:48 p.m. by MediaThePress

Inland Revenue's (IRD) lenient approach to quake-hit firms appears to be over as it moves to recover millions of dollars in debt.

Queue for urgent housing grows in Christchurch

Queue for urgent housing grows in Christchurch

Tuesday, 31 March 2015 7:32 p.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch's social housing sector is struggling to cope with the demand for housing from people living in overcrowded and makeshift accommodation as another winter approaches.

Boom is bust for Christchurch firms

Boom is bust for Christchurch firms

Monday, 30 March 2015 8:21 a.m. by MediaThePress

A "target-rich" environment has prompted a spike in financial crime in Canterbury since the earthquakes, police say.

Risky phase looms for rebuild

'Risky phase looms for rebuild'

Sunday, 29 March 2015 10:44 p.m. by MediaThePress

Serious Fraud Office (SFO) boss Julie Read has signalled that the Christchurch rebuild is entering a dangerous phase where white collar criminals may siphon money from major building projects.

Rebuild a big opportunity, conference told

Rebuild a big opportunity, conference told

Sunday, 29 March 2015 10:04 p.m. by MediaThePress

Building smarter, stronger and cleaner is essential if Christchurch wants to take advantage of the opportunities of the rebuild, industry leaders said at the Seismics in the City conference last week.

How not to repair a heritage building in the Christchurch CBD-  4 years on…

How not to repair a heritage building in the Christchurch CBD- 4 years on…

Saturday, 28 March 2015 8:25 p.m. by ShakyTownBlues

This is great…. a story on High street. Written by Will Harvie, Christchurch Press. Interesting!

New Brighton neglect is moral injustice - Paul Zaanen

New Brighton 'neglect' is 'moral injustice' - Paul Zaanen

Saturday, 28 March 2015 9:33 a.m. by MediaThePress

An east Christchurch business leader has criticised local and central government, saying neglect of New Brighton is a "moral and social injustice".

Gloomy outlook for solar housing in Christchurch

Gloomy outlook for solar housing in Christchurch

Friday, 27 March 2015 11:51 p.m. by MediaThePress

Is the vision of Highfield Park over?

Odeon Theatre relics may get new life

Odeon Theatre relics may get new life

Friday, 27 March 2015 11:13 p.m. by MediaThePress

Parts of the historical Odeon Theatre may be saved when the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority demolishes it.

Cera spent $1.8m on extra land

Cera spent $1.8m on extra land

Friday, 27 March 2015 11:00 p.m. by MediaThePress

The Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority spent $1.82 million buying heritage properties on High St it no longer needs.

Christchurch recovers its property mojo

Christchurch recovers its property mojo

Friday, 27 March 2015 4:11 p.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch continues to grow at an amazing rate, with a string of commercial property projects suddenly jumping off the drawing board.

Dangerous phase looms for rebuild

'Dangerous phase looms for rebuild'

Friday, 27 March 2015 3:04 p.m. by MediaThePress

Serious Fraud Office (SFO) boss Julie Read has signalled that the Christchurch rebuild is entering a dangerous phase where white collar criminals may siphon money from major building projects that are coming on stream.

How we identified the rebuild "black hole"

How we identified the rebuild "black hole"

Friday, 27 March 2015 2:22 p.m. by MediaThePress

Curletts Rd overbridge to open in September 2016

Curletts Rd overbridge to open in September 2016

Friday, 27 March 2015 11:45 a.m. by MediaThePress

Work has begun on a new bridge over Curletts Rd linking Wigram Rd to Brimingham Dr via Magdala Pl.

2015 will be year of momentum for Christchurch

2015 will be 'year of momentum' for Christchurch

Friday, 27 March 2015 11:08 a.m. by MediaThePress

This year will be a year of momentum for Christchurch's recovery, says Canterbury's earthquake recovery leader.

EQC billing for excess payments

EQC billing for excess payments

Thursday, 26 March 2015 11:57 p.m. by MediaThePress

Quake-hit Canterbury homeowners will soon start receiving a bill for excess payments on their Earthquake Commission (EQC) repairs.

Riccarton Racecourse 600-home development a step closer

Riccarton Racecourse 600-home development a step closer

Thursday, 26 March 2015 11:42 a.m. by MediaThePress

The city council will support plans to release land around Christchurch's Riccarton Racecourse for a major housing development.

Construction site look reflects rebirth - Vicki Buck

'Construction site' look reflects rebirth - Vicki Buck

Thursday, 26 March 2015 7:43 a.m. by MediaThePress

Deputy mayor Vicki Buck has rejected claims Christchurch looks like a "war zone", saying more recovery work is being done than people realise.

Rebuild man Victor Cattermole to quit NZ

Rebuild man Victor Cattermole to quit NZ

Thursday, 26 March 2015 7:10 a.m. by MediaThePress

Prominent Christchurch rebuild figure Victor Cattermole says he is leaving the city and the country because of continued challenges to his credibility.

Construction site look reflects rebirth, says Buck

'Construction site' look reflects rebirth, says Buck

Wednesday, 25 March 2015 11:06 p.m. by MediaThePress

Deputy Mayor Vicki Buck has rejected claims Christchurch looks like a "war zone", saying more recovery work is being done than people realise.

A Walk Through the new Terrace with Antony Gough

A Walk Through the new Terrace with Antony Gough

Tuesday, 24 March 2015 3:44 p.m. by NickyWagner

Recently I took the opportunity for a walk through the new development The Terrace -  It’s going to be a wonderful (and a little quirky – which I like!) asset to the city.   Can’t wait for it to open!

Afternoon sun shines down on the location for a future outdoor restaurant at The Terrace – who will be the lucky tenant?

The Terrace ...

Fletchers to build Canterbury Universitys new science block

Fletchers to build Canterbury University's new science block

Tuesday, 24 March 2015 11:29 a.m. by MediaThePress

Fletcher Construction has won a multimillion-dollar project at the University of Canterbury, adding to its rebuild construction wins.

A Word of Warning From Christchurch Quantity Surveyor

A Word of Warning From Christchurch Quantity Surveyor

Monday, 23 March 2015 4:04 p.m. by PRNews Featured Popular

 

Pop up container village puts spotlight on worker accommodation shortage

Pop up container village puts spotlight on worker accommodation shortage

Monday, 23 March 2015 3:45 p.m. by RoyalWolf Popular

Shipping container specialists Royal Wolf are constructing a pop up container village in the heart of Christchurch to highlight the urgent need for worker accommodation during the rebuild. 

A stunning post-quake rebuild

A stunning post-quake rebuild

Monday, 23 March 2015 11:45 a.m. by MediaThePress

Daryl and Tara Hewitt's ultimate house is perched high on the hillside in Christchurch's seaside suburb of Redcliffs. The location, like the house, is spectacular. "They say you have to build four houses before you get it right," says Daryl, surveying House Number 4 with a satisfied gaze.

Roadworks big problem for small business

Roadworks big problem for small business

Saturday, 21 March 2015 9:57 a.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch sole trader Neil Hodgson says he has spent far too much of the last four years fighting the powers that be, trying to improve access to his retail frontages.

Pandey Hotel Corporation abandoned another hotel

Pandey Hotel Corporation 'abandoned another hotel'

Saturday, 21 March 2015 7:38 a.m. by MediaThePress

The Auckland company behind a derelict Christchurch hotel frequented by transients and prostitutes is known in Rotorua for abandoning another hotel property.

Christchurch housing struggle gets worse

Christchurch housing struggle gets worse

Friday, 20 March 2015 10:56 p.m. by MediaThePress

Christchurch has almost as many homes as before the earthquakes but many residents are still struggling to afford housing.

Database snapshot of Christchurch tree coverage

Database snapshot of Christchurch tree coverage

Friday, 20 March 2015 10:28 p.m. by MediaThePress

Ten of thousands of red-zone trees have been tagged and logged in a Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (Cera) database as it nears the end of its land-clearance project.

Sothebys moves back to central Chch

Sotheby's moves back to central Chch

Friday, 20 March 2015 3:01 p.m. by PRNews

Leading real estate agency New Zealand Sotheby’s International Realty (NZSIR) has returned to central Christchurch after a three-year hiatus following the Canterbury earthquakes.

Building inspection failures delay consents

Building inspection failures delay consents

Thursday, 19 March 2015 11:48 p.m. by MediaThePress

Consenting delays in Christchurch are being made worse by a nearly 50 per cent fail rate on building inspections, the city council says.

Chinese quake city could inspire Christchurch rebuild

Chinese quake city could inspire Christchurch rebuild

Thursday, 19 March 2015 10:57 p.m. by MediaThePress

An earthquake-hit Chinese region wants to host Christchurch rebuild leaders and show them how it recovered from the disaster.

Yingxius cube of love heals quake wounds

Yingxiu's 'cube of love' heals quake wounds

Thursday, 19 March 2015 10:52 p.m. by MediaThePress

The town of Yingxiu in southwest China has a 10-metre high "cube of love". Inside is a sculpture of a tree with giant breasts protruding from its trunk and babies crawling up to suckle on them.