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Generation Homes welcomes changes to KiwiSaver HomeStart grant
26 August 2016
Generation Homes welcomes changes to KiwiSaver HomeStart grant

As a top 10 national building company, Generation Homes applauds the $435 million HomeStart scheme which came into effect on 1 April, 2015 for KiwiSaver contributors. This has enabled young Kiwis to...

Homeowners seek more efficient use of square footage
6 March 2015
Homeowners seek more efficient use of square footage

Property commentators are predicting the demise of oversized formal areas and large, wasted spaces as homeowners seek more efficient use of square footage. Rooms that serve multiple purposes and casual,...

Five-day consents lead to faster build time for Auckland customers
9 February 2015
Five-day consents lead to faster build time for Auckland customers

Generation Homes is working closely with the Auckland Council to achieve five-day building consents in West Auckland and Manukau, with customers ultimately benefiting from a faster build. The...

10 November 2014
Edible Gardens gaining in popularity

An increasing number of homeowners are looking to incorporate edible gardens into their backyard, driven by a desire to grow and harvest their own food. When building a new house with Generation Homes,...

3 November 2014
Vinyl wood planking key flooring trend for 2014/15

Who would have thought that vinyl would be listed on the latest flooring trends list? Leading interior designers claim that vinyl wood planking is rising in popularity and is a key flooring trend for...

22 October 2014
Creating privacy in your backyard

Creating a private backyard is important for many homeowners, particularly with the increase in popularity of subdivisions. The backyard is undoubtedly going to be in high use during the warmer summer...

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How to get on the property ladder?

For most Kiwis, the goal of owning your own home remains a powerful aspiration but affordability can be a major barrier to achieving this. Whether you’re looking to build, buy, renovate or rent, it’s important to seek professional advice so you can make the right decision for your family.

Homeowners are starting to think outside the box when it comes to getting into the property market.
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How to get on the property ladder?