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Timber in new buildings

By Ian Page 1 April 2009, Build 111, Feature article

Recent trends show timber use has increased in house claddings but decreased in framing and that timber floors feature in over half of additions and alterations.

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House values outstrip incomes

By Matthew Curtis 1 February 2017, Build 158, Feature article

Using World Bank measures, our housing is unaffordable to severely unaffordable in urban areas. With household incomes rising more slowly than house values, this situation looks unlikely to change any time soon.

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Picking up performance

By Ian Page 1 December 2012, Build 133, Feature article

For building sector productivity to improve, companies need to improve their performance and management. But many smaller businesses, aren’t very good at keeping track of their performance.

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How the numbers stack

By Ian Page 1 February 2015, Build 146, Feature article

A close look at a recent report shows just how much demand is growing in Auckland and Christchurch. Auckland, in particular, faces a challenge in bringing sufficient homes to the market.

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