13 May 2020

Coronavirus: Calls for house building boom to follow pandemic

From Morning Report, 7:19 am on 13 May 2020

Housing groups are calling for a multi-billion dollar spend on housing, to echo the substantial housing build that followed the Great Depression.

The groups say that this is a unique opportunity to stimulate the economy, support the construction industry and transform the lives of those living in temporary or substandard housing.

RNZ housing reporter, Eva Corlett filed this story - beginning with a post depression recording.