20 Apr 2022

Consents put squeeze on supply chain

From Afternoons, 1:20 pm on 20 April 2022

New dwelling consents have hit a record high - despite rising construction costs and an ongoing strain on supplies. GIB board has become the new gold - a shortage of plaster board has ground many existing projects to a halt. Wallace is joined by CoreLogic's Chief Property Economist Kelvin Davidson.

Tools on building site

Tools on building site Photo: RNZ / Kim Baker Wilson

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