More than 3500 homeowners are still struggling with unsettled Earthquake Commission (EQC) claims.
But on Friday, there was a glimmer of hope in the form of an email to homeowners stuck in limbo with EQC repairs.
With a new Government comes new promises. Minister for Greater Christchurch Regeneration Megan Woods has been tasked with settling thousands of unsettled repairs - and she's thrown her support behind homeowners.
Full story here: http://www.newshub.co.nz/home/new-zealand/2017/12/homeowners-struggling-with-earthquake-commission-claims-get-welcome-news.html
Public to have say on EQC inquiry into Christchurch earthquake response
The Press story here: https://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/business/the-rebuild/100114489/public-to-have-say-on-eqc-inquiry-into-christchurch-earthquake-response