4 Years on, Why are things in a mess in Christchurch
4 Years on, Why are things in a mess in
Today marks four years from the 7.1
earthquake. Our houses are broken, our future is uncertain.
We are in captivity in broken houses. We hope this
information is of use for the people in this situation and
explains in more detail how the authorities have structured
Here attached find our first newsletter
for the residents of Christchurch which explains why
residents have to fight so hard for their rights.
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On The Reserve Bank And Auckland Housing
The ‘crisis – what crisis?’ response by the government to the Auckland housing price bubble is no longer acceptable.
So says Reserve Bank governor Grant Spencer – who used unusually frank language in his speech and subsequent interviews yesterday to call for a capital gains tax, and to generally chastise central and local government for their inaction on a threat to the country’s economic health and financial stability.
That threat has been real for some time. The housing price bubble has already created a currency bubble... Undaunted, the government keeps calling this situation a success story. More>>