Presale of Albany commercial units
Units within a new warehouse and office industrial complex, being constructed by the North Shore owned and operated Matvin Group, are now available by pre-sale in the heart of Albany."The development comprises a total of 41 different... More
Tasman lodge alive with birdsong
The five-star Resurgence luxury eco-lodge, close to Abel Tasman and Kahurangi National Parks, is for sale.The internationally acclaimed lodge, about an hour's drive from Nelson at 574 Riwaka Valley Rd, is being marketed by negotiation... More
Fully leased Albany industrial unit
A fully leased modern industrial unit, with a high warehouse-to-office ratio, is for sale in Auckland's North Harbour Industrial Estate.Built to a high standard in the late 1990s, Unit A, 5 Airborne Rd, Albany, comprises a well-presented... More
International tenants at Mt Wellington
A split-risk warehouse and office investment property in one of Auckland's most centrally located industrial precincts is for sale with two leases backed by listed international companies.The 5815sq m industrial facility at 88 Carbine... More
Nelson properties are good earners
Two high-profile, national-brand tenanted commercial properties for sale in Nelson are expected to have broad appeal to investors or developers.Colliers International is marketing an 850sq m, split-risk retail property 28 Halifax... More
House due to be sold without buyers looking inside saved from mortgagee sale
A Wellington home set to go to auction this week despite nobody being allowed onto the property has been saved from sale.The two-bedroom property in the suburb of Brooklyn was listed for mortgagee sale - but potential buyers were... More
Owner of $24m Waiheke vineyard estate receives pre-auction offer, but holds out
The owner of a Waiheke Island vineyard and home valued at $24 million has received an offer before Friday's on-site midday auction - but he remains determined to test the market by still holding the event.David Parkinson of Te Rere... More
Vinoptima receivership set to lead to sale of 100,000 litres of premium Gew├╝rztraminer
A vast "wine lake" of 100,000 litres of Gew├╝rztraminer is currently waiting to be sold at a Poverty Bay vineyard, which has gone into receivership. Prominent vintner Nick Nobilo, who in 2000 founded the Vinoptima (Latin for best... More
'Just desperate': Rental shortage hurting renters, Auckland mum says
Papakura resident Dawn Robbie and her family know better than most how hard it can be to be a renter.Robbie earlier spent weeks going to viewings searching for a rental property only to end up in an "undrained swamp house" that... More
Salvation Army wants Government to spend $1b per subsiding renters to buy their own home
The Government should adopt a new "KiwiBuy" scheme to help 50,000 Kiwis - who would otherwise be stuck in the rental market - buy their own homes over the next decade, the Salvation Army says.The scheme would work by having the... More
Government wants power to stop sale of big infrastructure to overseas buyers
The Government is proposing to block the sale of big infrastructure assets to foreigners. Associate Finance Minister David Parker today announced the next phase of overseas investment rule reviews, following the house sale ban which... More
Local Focus: Auckland's urban sprawl gains pace south of the Bombays
It's a pinch-me-and-wake-me-from-the-dream kind of scenario: Family homes on good-sized sections for $600,000 and businesses lined up to roll in and invest.Within the reach of Auckland.Anyone driving over the Bombay Hills will... More
Eviction day tomorrow ... Family of eight with nowhere to live hopes for stay of execution
A Whanganui family is hoping not to be forced out of their four-bedroom rented villa in Aramoho tomorrow.Cayla and Conway Tait-Henara say they're scared and desperate because they have tried so hard to find another property to rent... More
Net profit: North Shore tennis court sliced off for new property
A prime piece of Auckland real estate, most of which is a tennis court, is up for grabs on the North Shore.Its new owner is surely expected to love the deal, a 672sq m section on Hurstmere Rd, Takapuna.One of its key selling points... More
Shareholder tipped over Nobilo-founded Gisborne vineyard: founder
One of the shareholders in a boutique upmarket Gisborne vineyard founded by Nick Nobilo tipped the business into receivership, the wine industry pioneer has revealed.Nobilo said Vinoptima Estate was only in the hands of BDO receiver... More
Fletcher and Ngāti Whātua start work on 239-home Hobsonville scheme
Fletcher Building and Ngāti Whātua o Kaipara say work has started a new 239-residence subdivision on Clark Rd at Hobsonville in Auckland's northwest.Site works are under way for Te Uru, a statement said, and the homes... More
Nick Nobilo's Gisborne vineyard Vinoptima in receivership, now up for sale
A Gisborne vineyard, partly owned by local Māori investors and founded by industry leader and wine pioneer Nick Nobilo, is up for sale after going into receivership.Vinoptima Estate, of which Nicholas Thomas Nobilo is the sole... More
Chainsaw tree vandal erodes Auckland neighbours' trust as sea view beckons
A chainsaw vandal has left seaside neighbours on Auckland's North Shore nervously surveying their backyard foliage after a towering pine was irreparably damaged and several others ring-barked.Castor Bay resident Tina Morgan suspects... More
Coastal catch: Untouched Coromandel beachfront land for sale
A rare slice of untouched beachfront land is for sale in the Coromandel.The 40ha Matapaua Bay property in Opito Bay has sea views towards Whitianga and Hot Water Beach and its own sheltered bays visited by passing yachts.Thirty-five... More
Spring lift still yet to come for Tauranga property market, say real estate agents
Real estate agents say an 11 per cent drop in Tauranga's sale volumes is nothing to panic about, as the traditional spring rush is yet to kick in.The number of houses sold in Tauranga dropped 11.4 per cent last month compared with... More