Waingākau vision is to support whānau Māori into home ownership, especially first home buyers.
This aspiration is ambitious, unusual and breaks the traditional cycle of 'climbing the property ladder'. We are proud to walk alongside future homeowners and tautoko the complex journey of obtaining a family home.
Sorted Kāinga Ora is a financial capability building programme to help whānau understand the intricacies of home ownership. Since 5 February 2019, we have completed a ten 8-week programmes, with 19 people purchasing their first home from the 131 graduates. we are planning on more programmes for 2022.
Shared equity ownership (equity) scheme designed to help qualifying whānau that do not quite have the resources to fund the entire house purchase. With the support of Te Puni kōkiri, TToH can purchase a precentage of the home, making the balance more accessible.
Waingākau incorporates modern architecture, quality materials and clever design to only build Haukāinga Hauora (Healthy Homes). This means, passively warm, dry, healthy and efficient homes. Healthy Homes is a core value and therefore TToH will contribute $20,000 per house to ensure minimum building standards are exceeded.