Ain’t no mountain high enough! Bas Smith summits Denali

“Certainly one of the adventure highlights of my life… it was a fantastic achievement to pull this off in the style that we did.”  That’s how Ray White Queenstown Principal Director Bas Smith described summiting Denali, the highest mountain peak in North America. The unforgiving Denali, with a summit elevation of more than 6,100 metres… Read more »

Ray White opens office in New Plymouth

Well known real estate duo Jane and Carey Simonson have just opened a new Ray White New Plymouth in Taranaki. Mrs Simonson has been successfully selling in the local area for the past 13 years, with her husband joining her just over two years ago. Having previously worked in other local agencies, Mr and Mrs… Read more »

Collaborating with communities in Whangarei

This week Ray White Whangarei and Tutukaka officially launched their latest community initiative: “We Can Help With That” a community fund that provides grants to a range of eligible community organisations, schools, groups, charities, causes and individuals throughout the Whangarei District. Within 24 hours the first application was in. “The team have been blown away… Read more »

Sweeping views in Hawkes Bay paradise

South Africa, United Kingdom, Middle East, Australia, China and the USA. Rob and Joanne Wheater have lived all over the world for more than 20 years of their lives, but eventually the call of home, and Hawkes Bay particularly, was just too strong to ignore any longer. Enter 54 Aintree Road in Havelock North. “I… Read more »

Firefighter Sky Tower Challenge no problem for Ray White strong men

Two Ray White heroes have raised thousands of dollars for a very worthy cause, by facing a gruelling vertical climb challenge of more than 1,000 steps. Wayne Maguire, business owner of five offices including Ray White Mission Bay and salesperson Todd Weeks from Ray White Arrowtown. Both proved they are so much more than real… Read more »

Ray White puts focus on family business

There’s no more important issue at the beating heart of the Ray White Group than the importance of family business. Some 80 Ray White business owners, many with their families, attended the second Ray White Succession & Family Business Forum at the Marriott Hotel on the Gold Coast, facilitated by Harvard Business School-trained Carey Smith,… Read more »

Ray White New Zealand welcomes new leader in Nelson Region

The Ray White Group has just welcomed Mark Rumsey to the family as the new business owner, principal and licensed agent for Ray White Nelson, Richmond and Motueka in the beautiful Upper South Island. A business owner for the last decade, Mr Rumsey said he was excited about his next chapter, heading up not one… Read more »

Tiny homes being sold for big cause

Two tiny houses are going under the hammer for a huge cause at midday on Saturday, May 18. The one-bedroom, one-bathroom homes on wheels have been crafted by 20 of Christchurch’s tradies in training from the Ara Institute of Canterbury. Ray White Ferrymead is proudly managing the auction, covering all standard agent costs, which means… Read more »

It was a Beary interesting Easter in Kerikeri

Fostering the ongoing relationship with Plunket in Northland, Ray White Kerikeri ran their annual Ray White Teddy Bear’s Picnic in Kerikeri on Sunday 14 April 2019. The event saw hundreds converge on Kerikeri’s Stone Store Basin for an afternoon of entertainment which included a teddy bear parade, colouring competitions, a giant bubble display, raffles, games… Read more »

Real estate titans set to help Christchurch rise

A powerful collective of Australasian real estate industry titans have rallied together to stage a conference called RISE2019, with all proceeds going to the victims of the families of the recent violence in Christchurch. Industry veteran of 35 years, Chris Hanley OAM, who owns First National Byron Bay, was so deeply affected by the recent violence… Read more »

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  • Dynamic duo opens Ray White Swanson

    High-performing and well known real estate duo Melvin Plaisier and Alyshia Marshall have just opened their own Ray White office in the Auckland suburb of Swanson. Mr Plasier has been successfully selling in the area for the past 14 years, with his partner Ms Marshall joining him just over three years ago. Real estate in… Read more »

  • Workplace Wellness Works in Whangarei

    There was a carnival atmosphere on Whangarei’s Hatea Loop on Thursday, 6 December when 710 participants representing 75 workplaces from across Northland, hit the pavement in the fourth annual Ray White Hatea Loop Challenge.  Sponsored by Ray White Whangarei & Tutukaka and run in conjunction with Sport Northland, Whangarei’s favourite workplace run/walk event, the Ray… Read more »

  • For the second year running, Ray White Canterbury get behind South Island Wine and Food Festival

    Ray White offices in the Christchurch Zone were proud sponsors of the 2018 South Island Wine and Food Festival (SIWFF) for the second year running. The South Island’s favourite wine and food event is a yearly event held on the 1st Saturday of December, attracting over 12,000 wine enthusiasts to Hagley Park, Christchurch for an… Read more »

  • Shining a Ray of light this festive season

    At Ray White, we believe every child deserves to smile this Christmas, so Ray White will continue with its popular tradition of giving, with the return of ‘A little Ray of giving’. A wonderful community initiative where offices across New Zealand and Australia get behind families in need through local communities and put a smile… Read more »

  • The wait is over – The Block NZ houses are open for viewings!

    With great anticipation, Ray White New Zealand is pleased to announce the four spectacular house’s from Three’s The Block NZ are now available for viewing before the live auction. Located in the sought-after suburb of Hobsonville Point with all the things a community needs to thrive. You can move your family in knowing you’ve bought… Read more »

  • Tom Rawson Recognised As Changed Agent of the Year

    Josh Phegan, an internationally recognised speaker, presents the highly acclaimed Changed Agent Award on an annual basis. The award recognises the disciplines required to grow capacity in an individual sales agents business and this year Tom Rawson from Ray White Manukau was acknowledged as the winner. Tom Rawson is a Chairman Elite member for the… Read more »

  • Ray White Step Up to the Sky Tower Challenge

    Ray White New Zealand once again took part in the Sky Tower Stair Challenge held on August 10 to raise funds for Leukemia & Blood Cancer New Zealand. Ray White New Zealand has been a part of this amazing initiative since 2013 and this year, the Step Up challenge event proudly raised an incredible $425,113. This… Read more »

  • Ray White’s International Winners 2017-2018

    Powerhouse Ray White Remuera has once again been named as the top international office in the Ray White Group for the fourth year in a row. The Auckland business with the blue ribbon address has won this coveted award based on the highest settled commission in the Ray White Group now in 2018, 2017, 2016… Read more »

  • A Woman of Influence in so many ways

    Heather Walton of Ray White Epsom has not only built up her own real estate business and achieved Chairman Elite status,  she’s now a finalist in New Zealand’s prestigious 2018 Women of Influence Awards (Board & Management Category). Ms Walton had worked as a legal executive in a boutique property law firm for over 10… Read more »

  • Ray White Canterbury Network Announce Canterbury Rugby Union Partnership

    Ray White is proud to announce our Canterbury network of offices are now the official principal sponsor of Canterbury Rugby Union. This is an exciting new development for Ray White New Zealand in the Canterbury region and it has been made possible by the collective commitment of Ray White Canterbury offices. Last night was the… Read more »