Puhinui Park, Manukau

Puhinui Park offers a range of houses and apartments

Construction of Puhinui Park (off Barrowcliffe Place and Wiri Station Road, Manukau) has begun. Housing Foundation is building 2, 3 and 4-bedroom apartments and houses suitable for working families who live and work in or near Manukau City.

Applications for Puhinui Park are welcomed from households that can meet these qualifying requirements:

  • You are a NZ Citizen or Permanent Resident (which is also a condition of the mortgage lending terms of our banks), and
  • You are a first home buyer, and
  • At least one member of your household must be in full time employment (35+ hours per week), and
  • Your combined household gross (before tax) income is approximately between $55,000 and $95,000 per year, and
  • You have minimal personal debt; ideally less than $10,000 (not including Student Loans), and
  • A deposit of at least $10,000 is required; your KiwiSaver can be included in your deposit, subject to the terms and conditions of your KiwiSaver provider, and
  • You preferably live and/or work in or near the Manukau area or have a community or family connection to Manukau, and
  • You are committed to owning your own home, and
  • There is limited parking in this development so the number of household cars should match available parking. This will be discussed in a face to face meeting if your application is progressed further.

If you believe that this opportunity matches your current circumstances and you meet the above requirements, please check the Application Guide as a first step.


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