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When building a home in New Zealand, you need to deal with a builder that understands the uniqueness of our beautiful terrain, stunning scenery and of course our climate.

To help you to become as informed as possible about your journey, and of course to keep up with the latest in our network and the building industry, we’ve developed a quiet place for you to enjoy perusing articles we’ve published. These touch on the latest in design advice, innovation and inspiration, building tips and advice, and of course some case studies which we hope will get you excited about your home building journey with David Reid Homes… so pull up a chair, grab a coffee and enjoy!

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    Building a Holiday Home in New Zealand with David Reid Homes

    With the recent completion of a striking new home in Wanaka built by the team at David Reid Homes Wanaka and Central Otago, we’ve been thinking about what exactly goes into a great holiday home. Read on to find out exactly what you need to know to experience the serenity of your very own holiday haven.
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    Reflecting on a Memorable Year with David Reid Homes

    Another wild year is coming to a close, and as we look forward to what 2022 holds, we also reflect on the year 2021 has been. It’s been a big year for David Reid Homes, with multiple new Show homes opening as well as outstanding results at the Master Builders House of the Year awards, the first edition of our magazine Our Place went to print, we saw three new franchises expand our reach throughout New Zealand, and of course David Reid Homes received a brand new look!
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    New Franchise expands David Reid Homes into East & South Auckland

    David Reid Homes is excited to announce our further expansion in the City of Sails with a brand new Franchise in East & South Auckland. Headed up by Matt Strang, the new franchise is set to bring the award winning legacy of David Reid Homes to Clevedon and the lifestyle areas of the Southern and Eastern Bays of Auckland.
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    Home Styles and Structures | David Reid Homes

    When beginning the journey to building your new home, it can feel as though you are entering a new world of jargon and terminology. Learning the correct terminology that defines each house style and their structure will help you understand which of these are best suited to you, and give you a better chance of foreseeing any design issues and learn the benefits of certain home types.
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    Experience the New | David Reid Homes

    We are thrilled to announce a new era for David Reid Homes, refreshing our look for the first time in 15 years. We believe in the importance of evolving with the times, welcoming the idea of change and the prospect of something new.
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    Opening the Doors to Hobsonville's New Show home

    David Reid Homes is excited to announce the recent opening of a brand new show home in Hobsonville. The impressive contemporary styled home is the newest addition to the impressive collection of builds by our North Shore & West franchise in Auckland. Led by the experienced Martin Wilshire since 2003, himself and his team cover the area from the Harbour Bridge to Orewa.
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    David Reid Homes Peak to Peak Queenstown

    David Reid Homes Peak to Peak is a stunningly scenic one-day multi-sport challenge held in Queenstown that challenges competitors to test both their physical and mental strength. David Reid Homes is proud to be the title sponsor of this event, and look forward to seeing all athletes out there doing their best this year. With entries closing in just under 4 weeks on the 8th of September, now is the time to secure your spot in this challenging but equally rewarding event.
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    New Franchise Bringing David Reid Homes to the Wairarapa

    David Reid Homes are delighted to announce Claire Iggulden and Mike Carson as the owners of the new Wairarapa franchise. Bringing 19 years of experience between them to the table, the two are excited to help you create your custom built luxury home in the beautiful Wairarapa region.
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    David Reid Homes Bringing New Franchise to Rodney

    David Reid Homes is excited to announce a brand new franchise to add to our service areas in Rodney. The new Rodney franchise is headed by Malcolm Reid and Jessica Musson, and covers north of the Auckland region, from the Johnston tunnels, north to Marsden Cove.
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