Hamilton development looking south to Peacocke

Hamilton development looking south to Peacocke21 Feb 2017

They bought there because it was quiet.

Because of the views across rolling countryside, because it was close to central Hamilton, and because they weren't fenced into a poky section.

For Peacocke, those idyllic days look numbered.

Hamilton City Council has long looked south, beyond Bader and Glenview, to the 720 hectare area that could take some 8000 houses.

And fast tracking is possible: Council is now applying for a slice of the Government's $1 billion Housing Infrastructure Fund to get things moving.

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