Author Archives: Fernmark

Relocatable houses ‘give instant equity’

  Relocatable houses ‘give instant equity’ Ashlea Lynch and her partner, Staun Popham, were renting a former state house in Waterview, Auckland, when they decided it was time to buy their own place. Then aged 25, they looked at a procession of uninspiring houses, all selling for more than $700,000 each, before deciding they needed […]

BMW and Unfiltered – Driver of Tomorrow

Following a two-month pursuit to find an individual with a true vision, New Zealanders were encouraged to put their best pitch forward with an innovative idea that can change the future of our world for the better. With three submission categories; technology, humanity and the environment, the competition saw 138 impressive entries and named five […]

Matt’s Interview in HOME New Zealand

Meet the Fernmark 56: a home that can be assembled by two people Article by HOME MAGAZINE With its prototype ‘Fernmark® 56’ modular house about to spring from the ground in Wanaka, Fernmark® – made up of Giles Barker, Graham Barry and designer Matt Smith – aims to design high-quality, fast-assembly homes. Smith explains the concept. […]