The housing crisis is now 'eating into middle-class NZ' and is causing trauma.
Sea freight prices have jumped and businesses say imports are being delayed by months.
Experts are urging people to check their KiwiSaver fees to get the best value for money.
Demand is outstripping supply for timber at the moment.
The industry crying out for New Zealanders to fill jobs.
'It was hard for people with disabilities to get work.'
Royal Caribbean has announced its new Australasian 2022/23 season.
There are jobs going at sawmills across the Bay including Rotorua and Te Puke now.
The Bay of Plenty will need about 20,000 seasonal kiwifruit workers.
Historically low interest rates means buying is cheaper than renting.
Demand continues to outstrip supply in the rental market.
Customers are starting to notice gaps on shelves which could drive up prices.
The Bay accommodation sector says coming months are likely to be tough.
The Tenancy Tribunal has dealt with hundreds of Bay of Plenty complaints this year.
Job listings in the Bay of Plenty have jumped.
The kiwifruit industry is keen to recruit more New Zealanders.
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''Half of his brain was the normal grey colour and half of it was real black.''
Covid-19 has amplified stress in the workplace for some people.
Business leaders say kiwifruit returns will bolster Bay of Plenty economy and confidence.
Demand is outstripping supply for kiwifruit orchards.
"Young people need to save and invest and not spend their money on fast cars.''