Housing development on Māori land – Two case studies in developing and retaining Māori land

Biddy Livesey has examined two papakāinga development projects on Māori land, a topic which has gained recent attention from both the Office of the Auditor-General and the Productivity Commission as part of an effort to increase access to affordable housing and address barriers to development of Māori land. These projects provide an insight into landowners’ decision-making in the context of tension between the development and retention of Māori land. read more