What are Affordable houses
in Special Housing Area?
As a measure to ease Auckland's affordability crisis, Special Housing Areas (SHAs) have been established in Auckland as a way of fast tracking developments that include affordable housing. Special Housing Areas have been designated to provide more housing to meet the considerable demand particularly in the main centers.
Compared to other houses on market, affordable house are required to be sold for no more than 75 % of the Auckland region median house price. See detailed explanation, please visit