It’s a regional record: 10 out of 10 for KiwiBuild in Whangarei

With the objective of putting home ownership within reach of more New Zealanders, KiwiBuild Whangarei launched in May 2019 to the eager anticipation of many. The properties (three completed homes and seven in development) were proudly launched to the market by Gregg Marsland and Lisa Gray from Ray White Whangarei who had over 40 hopeful… Read more »

Invercargill Recommit to Ray White

This week Ray White is proud to confirm an extended agreement with Ray White Invercargill, which will take the partnership beyond 20 years.  Brendan Mason and Philip Brough, the main shareholders of Ray White Invercargill, have had an outstanding year of business growth with the office being named the first South Island Chairman Elite business… Read more »

October Sales Increase by 7% For Ray White New Zealand

The Ray White New Zealand group results for October 2019 saw an increase in sales value in comparison to 12 months ago. Sales numbers show an increase, as well as the median sales price, increasing over the last quarter by .75% to approximately $682,427. Overall the sales numbers resulted in 1,375 residential property sales, which… Read more »

Barking Mad!

Discerning dogs could soon be snoozing in their own architecturally designed doghouses, as the winners of the inaugural BarkHaus competition go on display this coming weekend. Designed by three of Auckland’s top architects, these canine cribs offer much, much more than your average doghouse. First up, there’s the stealthy looking Pup Tent by Dorrington Atcheson… Read more »

Invercargill once again set to host premiere home tour

Approximately 10 of Invercargill’s most prestigious private homes will once again be on show for one day only as part of the Ray White Home and Garden Invercargill Tour in support of the Ronald McDonald Family Room Southland Hospital. Set down for Saturday, 29 February 2020, locals will be able to view an eclectic mix… Read more »

“We Can Help With That” – says Ray White Whangarei

Ray White Whangarei and Tutukaka have just announced the recipients of their first round of We Can Help With That community funding – which has seen 8 groups benefit from the team’s unique funding initiative. The Ray White Whangarei and Tutukaka teams, who are already active supporters of their local community, set up their “We… Read more »

Historic Goldie’s Brae hits the market in Wellington

Buyers have the chance to purchase a piece of genuine history as Goldie’s Brae, only the second house in Wellington to be built with concrete, hits the market by way of tender with a $2M rateable value at 4 Goldie’s Brae in Thorndon. Designed by the original owner Dr. Alexander Johnston, an important figure in… Read more »

New Zealand rugby royalty lists their luxury home with Ray White

ALL BLACKS head coach Steve Hansen and his wife Tash have listed their five-bedroom lifestyle property in Canterbury with Ray White Town & Lifestyle as they embark on the next chapter of their lives. The multi-award-winning luxury stone and linea house on the outskirts of Christchurch could be just the ticket for those looking for… Read more »

Ray White Auction Team Assists with Giving to the Next Generation

This past week has seen Ray White New Zealand Chief Auctioneer, John Bowring, raise significant funds for two terrific causes, both supporting young New Zealanders.  On Monday, in the company of some of New Zealand’s most legendary musical talent and alongside Bob Geldof and Mick Fleetwood, John helped raise funds for the Playing It Strange… Read more »

Property Management Awards Celebrated

The Ray White Group in New Zealand manages close to 18,000 properties through 177 offices who undertake property management services engaging landlords and tenants. There has been significant changes in the area of property management, particularly around healthy homes and the requirements of landlords to ensure their properties comply with the recent changes in the… Read more »

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  • Ray White Remuera Awarded No. 1 International Office

    New Zealand is set to redefine best practice in the global real estate industry as Ray White Remuera continues to redefine world-class practice on behalf of their community of clients and their people. The business was this week formally recognised as the No. 1 office for Ray White internationally across 8 countries and 1,019 offices,… Read more »

  • July Sales Results Lift by 14.8%

    The Ray White Group results for July 2019 saw an increase in sales value in comparison to 12 months ago. Sales numbers show an increase, as well as the median sales price increasing over the last quarter by 1.5% to $672,427. Overall the sales numbers resulted in 1,392 residential property sales, which gave a total… Read more »

  • Ray White Swanson help fire victims start over

    Late in the afternoon of July 14, in the West Auckland suburb of Ranui a family house began burning to the ground. By nightfall the house was entirely gone and the family of five was left with the clothes they were standing in, and that’s about all. “It’s a small suburb, perhaps twelve to fifteen… Read more »

  • Ray White selected to be agent for The Block NZ: Firehouse

    For the third year running, Ray White New Zealand has been selected as the exclusive agent to partner with Three’s The Block NZ. Ray White New Zealand Head of Network Services Treena Drinnan said the group was extremely proud to be part of The Block NZ: Firehouse in the central Auckland suburb of Kingsland. “The… Read more »

  • 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 »