Property Investment

Housing Minister Nick Smith says thousands of new homes will be built. Photo / Bay of Plenty Times

Govt to unveil housing plan

Housing Minister Nick Smith says thousands of new homes will be built as part of a planned affordable housing development…

Economic growth tipped at 3pc

NZIER estimates 130,000 jobs will be created over the next two years, with the unemployment rate dropping to 5.2 per cent by early 2017, from 5.8 per cent currently Photo / NZ Herald

The economy is expected to grow at about 3 per cent a year out to 2017, driving jobs growth and reducing unemployment, says…