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Ray White Whangarei Prove Workplace Wellness Works

Whangarei’s favourite workplace run/walk event, the Ray White Hatea Loop Challenge was held on Thursday 7 December. This annual event, run by Sport Northland Events, celebrates the Hatea Loop Walk/Cycleway (Huarahi o te Whai) and Workplace Health and is now in its third year. More than 800 people, representing 89 businesses from across Northland tackled… Read more »

Let The Good Times Troll!

The Ray White Kerikeri office was excited to be a part of the Kerikeri Lions Christmas Parade on November 25th which is always a popular event. Floats of all shapes and sizes made their way along the Kerikeri Road to the delight of spectators young and old. Free events for the children at the Kerikeri… Read more »

Ray White Canterbury get behind South Island Wine and Food Festival

Ray White offices in the Christchurch Zone have collectively undertaken an exciting three-year sponsorship opportunity with the South Island Wine and Food Festival (SIWFF). The SIWFF is a yearly event held on the 1st Saturday in December, attracting over 12,000 wine tasters to Hagley Park. This is the first time Ray White has been involved,… Read more »

Ray White Sales Increase for November 2017

The last three months could be best described as stop-start for the real estate market during the election period and the transition through to the announcement of the new government in October 2017. The pre-election and post-election period saw the momentum slow down in regards to sales numbers as there was uncertainty around the formation… Read more »

Rowing Reigning World Champions Take Out The 2017 Ray White Whanganui Sports Awards

The 2017 Ray White Whanganui Sports Awards was recently held at the War Memorial Hall, celebrating the last 12 months of outstanding achievements in the regions sporting community. This is the 54th year the Awards have been held with Ray White Wanganui being the principal naming rights sponsor for the Whanganui Sports Awards for the… Read more »

Red Shoe Ball raises $226,000 for Ronald McDonald House Charities

Recently Ronald McDonald House Charities® (RMHC®) held their annual Red Shoe Ball at the Grand Millennium Auckland. The botanical themed event was a sell out with 450 guests, featuring New Zealand singer/songwriter, Anika Moa as the live entertainment and raising a massive $226,000 to support the families who stay at Ronald McDonald House while their… Read more »

A little Ray of giving is back this festive season

At Ray White we believe every child deserves to smile this Christmas. Now in its fifth year, A little Ray of giving is Ray White’s very own community initiative where offices across New Zealand and Australia get behind families in need through local communities and put a smile on their faces at Christmas time. Ray… Read more »

Ray White Lights up Te Anau

The town centre “lit up like a Christmas tree” for the annual Te Anau Mid Winter Illumination. The annual Te Anau Winter Illumination festival lit up the main street of Te Anau mid-year – with a little help from Ray White Te Anau. Around 200 people attended this year’s Illumination Festival to witness the main… Read more »

Ray White Whangamata Holds 5th Charity Golf Tournament

For the fifth year in a row, the sales team at Ray Whangamata ran another successful charity golf tournament on a stellar sunny day. Over the last five tournaments, Ray White Whangamata have raised a cumulative amount of $57,800 for Ronald McDonald House Charities and $10,000 for St John Ambulance Service in the local region…. Read more »

America’s Cup Trophy Tour kicks off with Ray White

Team New Zealand have taken the America’s Cup to the regions in a bid to inspire the next generation of sailors, and the celebrations started in Taipa with a little help from Ray White Northland. Emirates Team New Zealand thanked Northlanders for their support during the recent America’s Cup campaign by taking the coveted trophy… Read more »

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  • OCR Announcement

    The Reserve Bank Governor, Alan Bollard, lsat week kept the OCR rate unchanged at 2.5%. The Reserve Bank statement made it clear that the OCR level will remain at 2.5% or lower until the latter part of 2010. There was also an indication that if the New Zealand dollar and wholesale interest rates remained at high… Read more »

  • 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 »