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Residential development

Residential development forecasts assume the number of dwellings in Rakaia will increase by an average of [Forecast_DwellDev_Text].[AvgAnn_Y1Y3].{0:#,0} dwellings per annum to [Forecast_DwellDev_Text].[DwellY3].{0:#,0} in 2048.

List of forecast land developments and infill assumptions:

2018-2043 dwelling additions are based on building consents and an assessment of residential activity. From 2018 onwards:

No major sites identified

  • Low infill development (2-4 dwellings per annum)
  • Forecast residential development
    Forecast residential development
    Population and household forecasts, 2013 to 2048, prepared by .id the population experts, December 2019.