[An important message from our CEO about COVID-19]


Housing Foundation is a not-for-profit, charitable trust that assists lower income renting households become home owners.

We have successfully helped hundreds of households into affordable home ownership, mainly in Auckland and Christchurch through shared ownership and rent to own, and by managing the construction of more than 800 new affordable homes. 


Homes built

for Housing Foundation and other Community Housing Providers to assist households into affordable home ownership


Family Stories

Hope to Home Ownership – Cara and Logan’s Story

Bleak Beginnings to Safe Haven – Ayla’s Story

A Place to call Home – The Powell Family

A Lifeline of Hope – Tania and Lei’s Story

House Proud – Lisa and Wirihana’s Story

Home Ownership changed our Lives

Jackie’s Life Changing Moment

Chase family

George-Koteka family

Vikki Ham

Kylee and Luke Elliott

Lin Htin and Keiko Shibata


To all our valued families, stakeholders and suppliers

This describes the steps Housing Foundation is taking to respond to COVID-19 while continuing to operate.

We will continue to operate while ensuring we do everything possible to keep our team, families, stakeholders and suppliers safe.  The safety of our employees and households in our home ownership and rent to own programmes is a priority. The steps we will take to reduce risk include:

Housing Foundation team members will be available to be contacted as follows:

Enquiries regarding Home Ownership Applications and general enquiries to: info@housingfoundation.co.nz
Enquiries regarding home maintenance to: maintenance@housingfoundation.co.nz
Enquiries regarding office, financial and business operations to: office@housingfoundation.co.nz

Call Centre number is freephone 0800 4 HOUSING (446 874)

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact us on one of the above emails or reach out to me or a member of the team directly.

We hope you continue to stay safe and remain well.


Kind regards,
Dominic Foote
CEO Housing Foundation