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BOP building industry embracing post-lockdown

02 Aug 2020

BOP building industry embracing post-lockdown

Bay of Plenty residents who want to build a new home may feel nervous about making a commitment in such uncertain times, but a local building company says significant interest to build is occurring daily.

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A Golden Opportunity To Build New

03 Jul 2020

A Golden Opportunity To Build New

Auckland’s population continues to climb but there’s no scarcity of land to build on with huge subdivisions coming on stream in Westgate, Orewa, Warkworth and Hobsonville.

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Now Is Not The Time To Cut Costs, Warns Building Industry Expert.

05 Jun 2020

Now Is Not The Time To Cut Costs, Warns Building Industry Expert.

As we move into a time of economic uncertainty, Canterbury home buyers who are eager to build new are being warned by industry experts not to choose a builder based on price alone.

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Taranaki Poised For Construction Frenzy Post-Lockdown

08 May 2020

Taranaki Poised For Construction Frenzy Post-Lockdown

Leading home building company Golden Homes expects a surge of activity this year and predicts Taranaki will lead the nationwide economic recovery from Covid-19.

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Top 4 things to consider when visiting a show home

29 Apr 2020

Top 4 things to consider when visiting a show home

Visiting a show home gives you a chance to first-hand look at home builders’ work. You can explore the layout, run your hand along the finishes, soak in the space and imagine what it would be like to live there.

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7 Steps to building your new home… While in lockdown!

05 Apr 2020

7 Steps to building your new home… While in lockdown!

Our sales teams are all working remotely while in lockdown, and they’re keen to get you started on your way to building your new home over the next few weeks. Here’s how we can help while in lockdown (and beyond)…

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Golden Start For NZ Olympic Swim Hopefuls

30 Mar 2020

Golden Start For NZ Olympic Swim Hopefuls

Three of New Zealand’s most promising swimmers have already struck gold in the pool for 2020 as they prepare to chase their Olympic dreams.

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Our Queenstown Showhome

25 Mar 2020

Our Queenstown Showhome

Built in the Southern Lakes twin pavilion style, our showhome is open, welcoming and boasts unique building design features.

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The Benefits of Building A New Home.

10 Mar 2020

The Benefits of Building A New Home.

When it comes to your new home there are many things you need to consider - location, features, size and more. At times the list can seem endless and the range of options can be intimidating. One option people don’t always consider is building new!

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Our Racy New Sponsorship!

10 Feb 2020

Our Racy New Sponsorship!

Golden Homes is now a proud sponsor of the North Island Endurance Racing Drivers Championship (NIERDC).

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Hanley’s Farm, The Southern Lakes – Queenstown’s Growing Suburb

19 Jan 2020

Hanley’s Farm, The Southern Lakes – Queenstown’s Growing Suburb

Hanley’s Farm is located on a 3km stretch of land sitting between Lake Wakatipu, Deer Park Heights and The Remarkables. There are some very good reasons why this part of Queenstown has become such a popular place to live.

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Softball New Zealand’s Golden Partnership

01 Oct 2019

Softball New Zealand’s Golden Partnership

We have been sponsoring Softball NZ (SNZ) to help build world champions since 2014. From the world-beating Golden Homes Black Sox through to the grassroots of the game, over thirty thousand players...

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4 Easy spring cleaning tips

10 Sep 2019

4 Easy spring cleaning tips

Spring cleaning - it's no secret that spending an entire weekend cleaning sounds like an nightmare, but with a little elbow grease and a lot of willpower, it's easier than it sounds. Here are our tips for easy spring cleaning!

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Building a brighter future

30 Aug 2019

Building a brighter future

Building a brighter future for Bay children with dyslexia

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Outdoor heating tips

27 Jun 2019

Outdoor heating tips

We believe outdoor living should be enjoyed all year round, not just during the summer months!

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No Chills This Winter

23 Aug 2018

No Chills This Winter

Building a new home is possibly the biggest investment you will make in your lifetime. It takes an enormous amount of time, research and planning...

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Golden Kiwi Talent Pool Rewarded

29 Jun 2017

Golden Kiwi Talent Pool Rewarded

Swimming is a tough competitive sport. Gruelling early morning training sessions, training again in the afternoon and it is expensive to compete at a national level let alone on the international stage.

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Ways to add warmth to your home

19 Jun 2017

Ways to add warmth to your home

Heating isn't always the only way to add "warmth" to your home. We've put together a list of creative, yet simple ways to make your home feel nice and cosy during the cooler months.

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Kids Bedrooms

12 May 2017

Kids Bedrooms

Create a stylish, fun, cosy and practical space for your little one

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Black Sox World Championship Squad

28 Mar 2017

Black Sox World Championship Squad

Two of New Zealand's most decorated softballers will return to the Golden Homes New Zealand Black Sox squad for the 2017 world championships in Canada.

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Golden Homes & Cellfield Intervention

27 Mar 2017

Golden Homes & Cellfield Intervention

There is very little being done in New Zealand schools to address the academic and emotional needs of students who have dyslexia.

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Window Treatments

24 Feb 2017

Window Treatments

It's an exciting time getting those keys for your brand new Golden Home! If you haven't already got your window treatments sorted, here are some helpful tips and suggestions to get you started.

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Golden Homes & Black Sox

03 Feb 2017

Golden Homes & Black Sox

Golden Homes corporate support has been an unprecedented opportunity to promote not only the Black Sox nationally and internationally, but the game of softball throughout New Zealand.

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