A $650 million new office block project is rising a block from Auckland’s waterfront in New Zealand’s largest newly-announced commercial construction project. Culum Manson of Mansons TCLM said despite predictions of falling demand for new offices, so many tenants had contacted the family business that the 15-level project began without leasing any pre-commitment due to the firm’s confidence about signing leases well before construction completion.

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