Thanks Just Thinking...I've been trying to write about 'land lasts" (as in several Maori proverbs) and how not very much (including land) is permanant - in fact, nothing is permanant, but when a wee bit of personal learning & experience dies off so quickly...aue!
in fact, nothing is permanant,
All things are transitory. The only thing that doesn't change is change itself. We are merely stardust in transit. :)
As new market rules are put in place to rebuild Christchurch, will that coorespondingly create a second market?
If your house is still solid and build under the old rules, will one market apply, & if you build/repair under these new rules will a second market with all the differernt risks involved of rushed legislation then appear?
As for Bexley, it would make a wonderful wetland. Do a land swap with central city bombs sites. This would be a head start on the repopulating of the City, from the dodgy developments (Urban & Suburban). Just build to code +.