Ray White take on Waiheke Walking Festival

Thousands of people are expected to take part in the annual Waiheke Walking Festival – which runs from 18-26 November this year. With 50 walks on offer over the nine-day festival, this free event continues to attract people to Waiheke Island with the shared love of walking, nature, storytelling, food and wine… and this year… Read more »

Ray White get’s behind The Great Auckland Duck Race

Ray White New Zealand is proud to sponsor Life Education Trust’s Great Auckland Duck Race at the new Vector Wero Whitewater Park in Manakau to raise funds for the Counties Manukau kids. This year the event is proudly sponsored by Ray White New Zealand, together with Ray White Remuera, Manurewa, Takanini and Drury offices. Being a competitive… Read more »

Ray White Invercargill hits 15 year milestone

Congratulations to our southern most office in New Zealand, Ray White Invercargill, who is celebrating 15 years within our family. Ray White New Zealand chief executive Carey Smith said the Invercargill team were a wonderful asset to our business led by such a high calibre business owners in Brendan Mason and Philip Brough (pictured top right… Read more »

Ray White Birkenhead take on Great Wall Challenge in China

These Ray White Birkenhead team members have just returned from their trip of a lifetime on the Great Wall Challenge having raised over $83,000 to support patients and families living with blood cancer. On Friday 15 September members of the Ray White Birkenhead team jetted off to China to show their support for Leukaemia &… Read more »

Ray White Tutukaka embrace the elements at Winter Festival

Ray White took to their rafts in the annual Ray White Tutukaka Raft Race in August. Part of the Tutukaka Coast Winter Festival, this annual event sees teams, of four people, competing in hand-made rafts, racing to glory along the Ngunguru River for cash prizes. Rafts can only be self-propelled (no motors) and constructed from any… Read more »

Salespeople Exceed Customer Expectation

Ray White New Zealand has been acknowledged with seven out of the 10 individual international awards for customer experience across the Ray White Group. The awards are based on feedback directly from clients and customers as to the engagement and satisfaction level that each salesperson delivers during the transaction. Carey Smith, chief executive officer of… Read more »

Customer Experience Recognition

Ray White New Zealand is proud to acknowledge the offices who have been recognised as the top customer experience businesses across the international group. Of the 10 recognised offices, eight of those were in New Zealand which was a measure of the engagement and determination Ray White New Zealand businesses to achieve the highest levels… Read more »

Ray White’s International Winners 2016-17

Ray White Remuera has again been named as the top international office in the Ray White Group. The Auckland business has won this coveted award in the Ray White group for the third year in a row. “We are thrilled, proud and very grateful to our community for their ongoing trust in our team,” said… Read more »

Ray White Leaders Group tackling plastic

The Ray White Leaders Group in Wellington are committed to reducing plastic waste in our community by introducing their own Ray White branded reusable shopping bags. Greenpeace says New Zealanders use around 1.6 billion bags every year and the plastic waste problem is quickly spiraling out of control. Carl Perkins, General Manager of the Ray White Leaders… Read more »

Ray White on your bike in Auckland

There has never been a better time to get on your bike, literally. On Saturday August 26, the Tearfund Poverty Cycle in Auckland will see teams of riders raising awareness and funds to fight human trafficking. Ray White Takanini agents are competing and for the first year the organisers are running a kids bike race… Read more »

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  • Celebrating 20 Years with Ray White

    John Pope started in the Real Estate industry 20 years ago, as at the 13th of July.  He started in the Tauranga office of Matthewson Real Estate Ltd, and has worked there ever since, only changing over to the current Matthewson Real Estate Ltd Company at Bayfair, under the Branch Manager of Steve Fagan, when… Read more »

  • Whakatane’s Fundraising Charity Event

    The team at Ray White Whakatane held a fund-raising event at Cinema 5 recently to raise money for Ronald McDonald House Auckland. Local businesses literally came to the party with pre-movie nibbles supplied by McDonalds, New World and Dominos. Over 90 people attended showing community spirit is alive and kicking in Whakatane with a number… Read more »

  • New Loan Market Mt Maunganui office

    As more and more home buyers take advantage of favourable interest rates and signs of stability in the market, the flow on effect has been significant for our Loan Market business.  It is pleasing to see another office has joined our expanding Loan Market team.  Frank Philp has recently joined David Hart’s Loan Market team… Read more »

  • New Zealand Home Affordability up 17.7%

    The largest improvement in New Zealand home affordability in a decade is attracting more first home buyers, although the high deposit rates required by banks remains a hurdle, according to a survey today. Home affordability improved by 8.5 percent between February and May, and by 17.7 percent over the year to May, the quarterly Massey University… Read more »

  • Ray White NZ Opens its 129th Office

    Ray White New Zealand is pleased to announce the opening of its 129th office at Paraparaumu on the Kapti Coast of the Lower North Island. Rachael Steinmetz and Paul Berryman are the operational business owners of the new office with the Manager Terry Burch. They bring a wealth of experience and knowledge with a successful background… Read more »

  • Ray White Real Estate Sales trend up

    A boost in activity at the top end of the residential property market has helped Australasia’s largest real estate group Ray White achieve a 10 per cent rise in sales in New Zealand and Australia for the month of May, 2009. Ray White Joint Chairman Brian White said Group sales for the month of May… Read more »

  • Orewa Mortgage Broker on Radio

    Orewa Mortgage Broker Trevor Tiplady, who joined the Loan Market from Wizard, has recently brought together a radio promotion which is running throughout the Rodney and Northland regions of New Zealand.  I was driving down from Paihia yesterday and I heard the ad several times in what I thought was an outstanding self promotion for… Read more »

  • Ray White New Zealand May Results

    May 2009 results 24% up on 2008*       May results came in relatively strongly given the amount of stock and the perceived shortage that is in the market.  Ray White New Zealand traded 24% ahead of last year, with auction listings up 34% and exclusive stock across the country up 14%.  Our Loan Market Mortgage Brokers approval rates… Read more »

  • Ray White NZ Opens its 127th and 128th Office

    One of the most recognisable independent real estate brands through the Central North Island, Lamberton’s, has joined the Ray White group.  After 30 years of successful trading the Lamberton’s offices in Tokoroa and Putaruru have become members of the Ray White Group. They are the 127th and 128th office to join the Group in New Zealand…. Read more »

  • Rise in Housing Confidence

    The number of people who think the time is right to buy a house continues to increase, even as expectations that prices will keep falling start to ease.  The ASB housing confidence survey for the three months to April, published today, found 59 percent of respondents felt now was a good time to buy, up… Read more »