Te Puke Development Site For Sale Tipped To Bear Fruit For Residential Subdivision


A large development site tipped for residential
subdivision on the edge of New Zealand’s fast-growing
‘horticulture capital’ has been placed on the market for
sale.

The parcel of more than seven hectares of
bare rural land directly borders the residential boundary at
Seddon Street, Te Puke. Just a three-minute drive from the
centre of the Bay of Plenty town, it is being promoted for a
potential subdivision, subject to resource
consents.

With the potential to create a
high-quality urban designer precinct, the subdivision would
represent an exciting opportunity for Te
Puke.
 

Long famed as a service hub for
prosperous surrounding kiwifruit orchards, dairy farms and
lifestyle blocks, Te Puke’s population surged by nearly 20
percent in the five years to the 2018 census and is now
poised to top 10,000.

The primary industries
underpinning the local economy have proven resilient in

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For sale: 100 Namibian buffalos, buyers must ‘bear all risks’

WINDHOEK (Reuters) – Namibia has put 100 of its buffalos up for sale in a bid to ease pressure on grazing land after a drought.

FILE PHOTO: A Cape Buffalo rests with her newborn calf born at a zoo in Pretoria, South Africa, January 1, 2000. REUTERS/Juda Ngwenya

The government said it would auction the powerful wild animals to anyone at home or abroad who could meet welfare and legal criteria. But its newspaper advert for the sale warned: “The buyer will bear all risks.”

The most likely buyers will be game farmers – people who rear animals for big game hunters to shoot – environment ministry spokesman Romeo Muyunda said on Friday.

Buffalos, considered one of the most dangerous animals in Africa, are prized by sports hunters and their meat is also widely eaten.

The 70 female and 30 male buffalos from Waterberg Plateau Park in central Namibia had

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Buying an Apartment – Information to Bear in Mind

Buying an apartment, condo or co-op can be a big step, especially if you’ve only ever rented before. There are a few things you should keep in mind so that you are sure to find one that has everything you need, at a price you can afford.

Make sure that any apartment you are considering meets all of your most pertinent needs. Figure out what is most important to you, such as close proximity to where you work or a good school system and stick to it.

Prices can vary drastically in regards to apartments, depending on location and features. Before you start to shop, do some careful calculations in regards to what you can actually afford, to avoid unpleasant surprises later.

Working with a real estate agent can sometimes be the best option. Although you can certainly locate apartments and schedule viewings on your own, real estate agents can … Read More