New Zealand TIDA Homes

Award-winning new homes, renovations and interior design from New Zealand's top architects and designers illustrate the latest trends in home design




This home makes maximum use of the available site and wraps around a private outdoor living space. Indoors, light and warmth abound

For this interior design, cool floors, warm colourways and leathery textures contribute to a timeless look that 'will always feel like home'

Expansive and modern on the inside, this home's rugged cladding – standing seam metal, vertical shiplap weatherboard and concrete tilt panel – creates a dramatic, all-together-rustic first impression

For this long, narrow home, a modest frontage gives way to a double height central element followed by a beautiful indoor-outdoor pavilion at rear

The striking angular lines of this two-wing, single-level home provide shelter and lead the eye out to distinct areas of a sprawling seascape

He wanted a contemporary house with simple detailing, she wanted an informal beach house on the water – both desires were met in this relaxed, light-filled residence where material connections and views to the water are a...

There are many ways to warm up your interior. In this home, a sunken lounge provides cosy seating, while a wood ceiling brings visual warmth

Three strong gable forms give this home a presence on the land while a vein of stone leads you into and through the home  

Despite its modest footprint on steep topography, this engaging, sustainable family home makes the most of its internal spaces while elegantly framing its spectacular outlooks

Set on a modest footprint, this see-through, three-level home climbs to the sun and views and is so well ventilated, the heat pumps were done away with 

Resene and Casa Italiana – Associate Sponsors of 2021 TIDA New Zealand Homes

This simple, high-quality home nestled amongst the sand dunes at Little Brighton Beach expands on the idea that a carefully designed small home can have big-house functionality