Housing

Housing options for our communities during COVID-19 recovery. 

Housing

 

Local support 

Real estate options

 

  • Ross Watson Real Estate 06 344 2539
  • Landlord’S Link 06 347 2602
  • The Rent Centre 06 345 0803
  • Ray White Real Estate 06 347 7777
  • Harcourts 06 349 0883
  • Property Brokers (note their rental office hours are 11am to 3pm) 06 345 7548
  • The Property Place 0800 757 573

Other long-term options to try 

Please note these (these are not emergency housing, nor are they recommendations – they are options you may choose to take if you’ve exhausted all other avenues). 

  • Acacia Park Residential Accommodation 06 3439093
  • Just Cabins (moving a cabin onto a property if able to) 0800 587 822
  • Purnell House 06 347 8333
  • Bignell Street Units and Caravan Park 0800 244 635

Short-term options

Please note these are not for emergency or transitional housing, but are reasonably priced. 

  • Braemar House (women and/or women with children) 06 348 2301
  • Whanganui Seaside Holiday Park 06 344 2227
  • Wiritoa Motel 06 345 0555
  • Anndion Lodge 0800 343 056
  • Tamara Lodge (women and/or women with children) (06) 347 6300

Short-term options for men 

  • Wanganui Housing Trust (must be referred to this provider by EH CM)
  • College House – Matt 021 852 100

Long-term options for seniors

  • Pensioner Flats Whanganui District Council provides quality housing for older people with low to moderate financial means. over 65+ years 06 349 0001 whanganui.govt.nz/Community-Culture/Housing 


Websites for long-term rentals

  • realestate.co.nz
  • TradeMe
  • Facebook Rentals in Whanganui 

 

National support 

 

MBIE Temporary Accommodation Service

 

For people who need support to find short term temporary accommodation due to COVID-19 please call MBIE’s Temporary Accommodation Service on 0508 754 163 to register.