Mount Maunganui is an iconic destination for locals and holidaymakers alike so it's no wonder everybody wants to live there. But land in the trendy suburb is rarer than hen's teeth however some smart developers are looking upwards to solve the problem. Zoe Hunter looks at a multi-million dollar hotel project and talks to businesses in the area.

A new $15 million Quest apartment hotel to open on a prime Mount site will attract more people and help identify the area as an "international destination", business owners say.

But there are fears the extra business could put more pressure on

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