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Auckland needs more housing density if it is to solve its public transport woes, a global climate group chief says. Audio
Housing NZ's plan for building higher density homes across Auckland proposes more intensification in both wealthy and poorer areas than the council.
The Auckland Council has withdrawn staff from crucial hearings on the future shape of the city, saying its hands are tied by a political revolt ten days ago. Audio
OPINION: Let's not pretend apartments in suburbs are any sort of solution to Auckland's housing affordability or transport woes, writes Phil McDermott.
The leadership of the Auckland Council has suffered a significant defeat over the push to fit more houses into the inner city suburbs. Audio
Auckland Councillors last night voted against last minute proposals to increase housing density in a number of the city's suburbs. Audio
A six-hour extraordinary meeting has ended with Auckland councillors voting down proposals that would have allowed more and taller houses to be built in city suburbs. Audio
Auckland 2040 spokesperson, Richard Burton, talks about what he expects from the Auckland Council's public meeting on density proposals. Audio
The Auckland Council's public meeting on its housing density proposals kicks off at 2pm today. The council needs to take its plan for housing density to the government appointed Unitary Plan… Audio
The plan to increase housing density in some central Auckland suburbs could be defeated today. Audio
The Government says Auckland's contentious Unitary Plan must stay on track and on time, despite a surge in community and political opposition to increased housing density. Audio
A couple who just spent their life savings on an Auckland home are so furious with the council's plan to pack more houses into their suburb, they want to sell up.