Some people reconsidered travel plans to invest in bricks and mortar post-lockdown.
A local budget advice expert fears more families and individuals could become homeless.
The median weekly rent in the Bay has hit a record $550.
The number of $1 million-plus properties sold in Pukehina doubled from 10 to 20 in a year.
The primary school hasn't had a new classroom since it was built in 1956
Charlie and Eleanor finally have the keys to their first home after months of searching.
Dozens of Bay children are on a waiting list to get back to school funding: Variety
Median house prices in Kawerau had reached $325,000 in the three months to December 2020.
OPINION: Zoe Hunter says bums on theatre seats are more important than ever.
Theatre presidents are reporting sold-out shows and full 2021 calendars.
REINZ: Lake Tarawera's median sales price has jumped 69.5 per cent to $1,400,000 in a year
REINZ: Tauranga's median house price was now $825,000
Reinz figures show Rotorua's median house price is now $541,000.