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Tuesday, June 18, 2019
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Your Kitchen is built to serve!

Classic? Modern? Retro? Industrial? Whatever you want, whatever your dream, whatever your need, or unique idea, at Prestige Kitchens and Joinery, we make it...
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Ideal Garages Tauranga

Our local business owner David Little was 10-years old, 44 years ago when he arrived in Tauranga from Dunedin. He has ensconced himself in...
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Benefits of tenants for life

With the growing need for our elderly to “bunk in together” to survive, I urge any current investor or potential investor to think about...

TCC Pensioner Housing Review

Social housing and emergency service groups are working hard to better accommodate vulnerable members of society.  Their main focus has been on housing and...

Older people and renting

A trend of which all social support services are becoming much more aware, is the increasing number of older people, generally single, who cannot...

A growing market for older tenants

Older-old people now experience difficulty renting a home in Tauranga City and the Western Bay of Plenty District. The problem is that rental properties...
Kinsa Hays & Jenny Argante must go flatting!

Kinsa and Jenny: Seeking safe, suitable housing

Kinsa’s story I’ve always owned my own home until a couple of years ago. Ten years ago, in the spirit of adventure I left Opotiki...
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Prestige Kitchens and Joinery – just what you’re looking for!

We do different! Owner and operator Stephen Parr has been manufacturing specialised kitchens and timber joinery for over 20 years throughout the Bay of Plenty,...
Retrofitting insulation inside all those impossible to reach places is now possible

Fallen out of love with your older home?

Like you, many Kiwi families are living in older homes with no wall insulation. With up to 28% of your heat lost through the...

Please don’t call me dear

Oh dear, we all know, however subconsciously, that older women are invisible. Ask any older woman walking down the street, or walking on the...