EQC ordered to pay costs

In a case where EQC paid its cap liability only after the homeowner commenced Court proceedings the High Court on 24 July 2014 ordered EQC to pay costs and disbursements to the homeowner.  Hopefully this is the 1st of many decisions by which EQC is ordered to pay costs to homeowners that have waited years […]

Port Hills Red Zone offer extended until 27 February 2015

Extension for red zone property owners in the Port Hills Release Date: 31 July 2014 Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority Chief Executive Roger Sutton has announced an extension of almost six months for the owners of eligible Residential Red Zone properties in the Port Hills to consider a Crown offer to purchase their properties. “Feedback from […]