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Is there a less expensive way to create an iconic world city?

Possibly – we are very keen to hear other ideas that are similarly exciting. If all this site does is stimulate better ideas then that’s a wonderful outcome. We just don’t want Christchurch to be just another boring city. The … Continue reading

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Why would the council/government pay extra for public spaces?

Same reason they do it in the rest of the city – it creates a better place to live and work and if we as a city don’t attract and keep people in our city it will struggle.

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Why would I want this added expense as a building owner?

If I was a building owner I would much rather own land and buildings in an iconic world city than just another city….(or worse just a small suburban center.There is large a cost of being boring too.) Also there may … Continue reading

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Who is going to pay for all of this?

Just like normal developments building owners will probably pay for the development of their elevated space and they can choose to get as grand or as cheap as they like. If you do something creative/attractive you can charge higher rent … Continue reading

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