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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  • Ray White Te Puna support annual Speedshear

    The first quarter of 2018 has been a charitable one for Ray White Te Puna. The town’s annual Speedshear was held in Te Puna’s Top Shot Bar recently. This year they had a goal to raise $20,000 towards an assistance dog, Milo, for local boy Kyle Balme. Around 35 shearers from throughout New Zealand and… Read more »

  • An Inspiring Investment in Kiwi Kids

    Ray White Whangarei’s Rural and Commercial team have been proud to kick off their support of the I Have a Dream Charitable Trust with a sizeable donation, made to the charity this last week. The I Have A Dream Charitable Trust aims to inspire Kiwi kids growing up in material hardship to navigate their own… Read more »

  • Realty Focus Limited Recommit to a Further Term With Ray White

    Ray White is proud to acknowledge the recommitment by Greg Purcell, director of Realty Focus Limited, who has offices in Mt Maunganui and Papamoa.   Greg Purcell, who has been a member of Ray White for close to 20 years, has an impressive track record in the success of the Realty Focus business across Mt… Read more »

  • Zac Snelling Acknowledged by the White Family

    Photo: Left – Zac Snelling, Right – Brian White The Ray White Group has over 1,000 offices internationally and has a corporate team of over 400 supporting network activities across a broad geography.   Ray White New Zealand is proud to acknowledge the presentation of the Cutting Edge Award which presented by Dan White, representing… Read more »

  • February Sales Results Consistent

    Ray White New Zealand recorded sales that were 4% up on February 2017 and up considerably on January 2018. The result saw the company sell 978 properties, with a total value of close to $600 million. Much of the activity for the month was centred on new listings, which increased 7% and the company being… Read more »

  • Fifth annual Ray White White Plate Dinner

    The fifth annual Ray White White Plate Dinner was held on Saturday 17 February – proudly supported by Ray White Whangarei. A highlight of the Whangarei social calendar this unique outdoor event sees patrons dress in white as they gather on the iconic Victoria Bridge in Whangarei’s Town Basin for a delectable three-course meal with… Read more »

  • Ray White office’s donate over 50,000 gifts with A little Ray of giving

    A little Ray of Giving is one of Ray Whites most fond events, giving the company and its franchise members a chance to give back to the community throughout New Zealand and Australia. With over 350 offices participating in the event, we are proud to recognise that in its 6th year, it was our most… Read more »

  • Ray White Wanganui barbeque raises cash for Riding for the Disabled

    The team at Ray White Wanganui hosted a BBQ and coffee breakfast outside its premises on Wednesday morning to raise money for Riding for the Disabled. The visible central office attracted plenty of interest from people passing by as well as hungry locals. They bought enough bacon and eggs for several hundred people and it was… Read more »

  • Volpe Veloce makes stylish comeback at Ellerslie in Ray White NZ 1200m

    Ray White New Zealand and Ray White City Realty each sponsored a race at the 14th Edition of the Partridge Jewellers | Life Education Charity Day, Christmas lunch for Harold 2017 at Ellerslie Racecourse this year. Annually for the past 13 years these races have been held to raise money for the Life Education Charity, who are working… Read more »

  • The Newman name has been synonymous with real estate in Arrowtown for more than 48 years

    Richard Newman, principal of Ray White Arrowtown, says family values run deep through his real estate office. Located in one of the oldest buildings in New Zealand. The building his real estate office sits in was built in 1862 in the historic gold mining town in Otago in the South Island. It was originally a… Read more »