Preferred bidders announced for Tauranga and Invercargill
The Government announced today that, following the close of Expressions of Interest, four respondents have been invited to participate in the Request for Proposal stage for the transfer of approximately 1124 Tauranga and 348 Invercargill Housing New Zealand Corporation (HNZ) properties and tenancies to registered community housing providers.
The short-listed Respondents are the Pact Group for Invercargill, and Accessible Properties, Hapori Connect Tauranga* and Kāinga Community Housing Partners* for Tauranga.
The Preferred Bidder for each region is expected to be announced in the third quarter of this calendar year.
*Hapori Connect Tauranga consortium members are John Laing Infrastructure Fund, Pinnacle Community Housing and Brookfields Global Integrated Solutions.
*Kāinga Community Housing Partners consortium members are Morrison & Co, Trust House Ltd, Compass Housing Service Co, Programmed FM, Ngā Pōtiki a Tamapahore Trust and Tapuika Iwi Authority Trust.
Read the Community Housing Aotearoa press release here and the NZCID press release.