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don’t spoil a treasure

2 similar short comments: Our overseas friends and visitors think that the Mapua Waterfront is a treasure. Please don't allow it to be spoiled by encouraging noisy powerboat usage   Mapua wharf is a family location for the community and visitors alike, a safe environment for all to enjoy. Please don't spoil this by introducing [...]

Property Values and Greenspaces

Greenspaces in urban areas are scarce , shrinking under the pressure of development. Foreshore with adjoining green space is even more scarce. And therefore both become more valuable to urban dwellers. This amenity  "value" is reflected in property prices, holiday rental prices, and in visitor valuations. How much value? The best place I've found to [...]