Kiwi Property boss unconcerned about Auckland Council plans to limit city fringe growth

Kiwi Property boss unconcerned about Auckland Council plans to limit city fringe growth
Kiwi Property will hold the new Drury East town centre long term once it's built. (Image: Supplied)
Maria Slade
Auckland Council’s plans for curbing urban sprawl aren’t a threat to Kiwi Property’s flagship development at Drury on the city’s southern fringes, the company’s chief executive says.Late last year, the council released its Future Development Strategy, limiting the release of "future urban" zoned land for up to 30 years.Chunks of land to the west and north of Kiwi Property’s proposed Drury East town centre will be held back until at least 2030 or removed from the development pool altogether.But there...

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