Green light for new affordable rental development
09. April 2024
We expect to start building 8 new affordable rental homes in Nelson South soon, now that we have secured all the funding for the project.

New homes taking shape
19. March 2024
New homes are quickly taking shape at the Nelson Tasman Housing Trust's latest development on Totara St, Nelson.

Partnership forged for papakāinga development
24. October 2023
The Nelson Tasman Housing Trust is honoured to be involved in the new papakāinga development at Te Āwhina Marae in Motueka.

Demand for affordable housing grows
09. October 2023
The demand for affordable housing in Nelson and Richmond continues to grow, our latest housing need survey shows.

Grant for new affordable housing development
27. June 2023
The Nelson Tasman Housing Trust has received a $1.2 million grant from the Nelson City Council for a planned new affordable housing development in Nelson South.

Survey shows big rise in housing need
06. June 2023
The number of households in Nelson and Richmond needing affordable housing has grown 50% over the past 4 years, our Housing Need surveys show.

New rental homes in Tāhunanui opened
04. April 2023
Our new affordable housing development in Tāhunanui was officially opened today and tenants will move in soon after Easter. The five homes in Muritai St are for families and people on low incomes. There are four 2-bedroom homes and one 4-bedroom home, all designed to be warm, dry and energy-efficient. This development received significant support from the Nelson City Council, which provided a $850,000 grant, and a private philanthropic donor provided a matching donation. Donations were also...

Collaborative effort secures bike for tenant
14. March 2023
One of our tenants now has wheels to get to school, thanks to a collaborative effort by the Nelson Tasman Housing Trust and Bike Hub Nelson.

Housing need in Richmond highlighted
22. December 2022
NTHT director Carrie Mozena highlights the need for more social and affordable housing in Richmond in a media interview.

Planned NTHT development receives council funding
06. September 2022
A grant from the Nelson City Council will enable the Nelson Tasman Housing Trust to press ahead with a planned development of 10 new affordable rental homes in Dodson Valley, Atawhai. The council has approved a grant of $1 million to the project, from its Housing Reserve fund. It also granted $1 million to Habitat for Humanity Nelson for a planned development of affordable rental homes in central Nelson. Nelson Tasman Housing Trust director Carrie Mozena said the trust appreciated the grant,...

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