Homestar stories


8 Homestar Built Rating

Luggate Rise House

Wānaka architect Beth Chaney-Walker believes improving how we build our houses is one of the best ways we can reduce our carbon footprint.

Recently awarded an 8 Homestar rating she says the stunning Central Otago views from her family home are a daily reminder to do everything we can to minimise the resources we use.

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Devlin House - Whangamatā

Retired chartered accountant Brian and diabetes nurse specialist Norma Devlin are the proud owners of the first Homestar-rated home on the Coromandel Peninsula.

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10 Homestar Built Rating

26 Aroha

Sharing the aroha: World-leading apartment block creates sustainable, community living

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9 Homestar Built Rating

Grand green home – Wellington’s first 9 Homestar build

As a sustainable design expert at Stephenson & Turner, Karl Wakelin and his wife Amélie Goldberg wanted to build a comfortable home for their family that also provided a case study for what he preaches at work every day. Their efforts have been rewarded with the city's first 9 Homestar rating

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6 Homestar Built Rating

One Central: Bedford Terraces and Apartments

On the doorstep of Christchurch’s dynamic new city centre, Fletcher Living’s latest 6 Homestar rated One Central Bedford Apartments and Terraces will be a central feature in the regenerating heart of the city.

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