Ex-PM John Key sold ex-ANZ NZ chief Hisco his beachfront holiday house last year
Connections between ex-Prime Minister and ANZ NZ chairman Sir John Key and departing ANZ chief executive David Hisco go further than just their business link.Last year, Key sold Hisco his beachfront holiday house north of Auckland.... More
'Statue-napped': The curious disappearance of Lord Auckland
The case of a disappearing statue in Auckland's civic heart left people asking if he had been sold for scrap, "statute napped" or removed as an anti-colonial political statement.Cathy Casey, an Auckland councillor, showed a picture... More
Costco wants kiwi goods: chief calls for our producers to show off products
The world's second-largest retailer, Costco Wholesale, wants to buy and distribute New Zealand goods to its 94 million member shoppers around the world.Patrick Noone, managing director of Australia and New Zealand, said Costco already... More
Derelict boarding house transformed to multimillion-dollar luxury
A derelict boarding house that had not been lived in for more than 10 years has been transformed into two multimillion-dollar luxurious apartments with a grand nod to its heritage past.The two-level home on one of Devonport's most... More
Giant investment package for sale in Hamilton
A huge new manufacturing and distribution facility, located in Hamilton's growing airport industrial hub, is for sale on long leaseback terms for the first time since it was completed less than two years ago."When it comes to institutional-grade... More
Tenants sought for planned Westhaven Marine Village
Fourteen tenancies that can be amalgamated to create larger units are available for lease in Westhaven Marine Village - a planned retail development within Auckland's Westhaven Marina that is targeted for completion in August next... More
K' Rd character offers a clean palate
A two-level character property in Auckland's Karangahape Rd is being marketed as sitting in a value range that's accessible to both add-value buyers and owner-occupiers."With just one smaller tenant having a shorter term lease obligation,... More
Billfish a good catch in Westhaven Marina
The waterfront Billfish Cafe restaurant and bar in Auckland Westhaven Marina is for sale as a going concern business within leased premises."This hospitality business overlooks the biggest boating marina in the Southern Hemisphere,"... More
New Zealand's biggest avocado orchard for sale
The biggest avocado orchard in New Zealand - completely redeveloped with new higher-yielding higher-health clonal rootstock - has been placed on the market.The 29.7ha property at Paparore 22 km north of Kaitaia was originally established... More
Two district council Levin properties for sale
After a review of some of its non-core property assets, Horowhenua District Council is selling two Levin properties in separate tender processes closing later this month.The first is a fully-leased commercial property in the town... More
Potential in growth location
In South Auckland a commercial property is being marketed as having low site coverage and vacant possession, making it well suited to a range of occupiers, investors or developers."It is well located in the growth suburb of Manurewa,"... More
Ponsonby tenanted office unit for sale
A tenanted office unit for sale in Ponsonby provides an opportunity for investors to add value or owner-occupiers to secure premises in one of Auckland's most sought-after city fringe suburbs.Hamish Paterson and Jonathan Lynch of... More
Big Christchurch leasing deal
Growing demand for industrial property in Christchurch has resulted in the sector's biggest leasing deal this year, a month after the previous tenants vacated, says Sam Staite of Colliers International in Christchurch.Staite says... More
Onehunga's movie theatre consented for apartments
Onehunga's original movie theatre is for sale with a Town Centre zoning and consented plans for 21 apartments on the site.Located on the main retail strip, the property at 300 Onehunga Mall occupies a commanding position. Colliers... More
Space for sub-lease in big Wiri facility
More than 18,000sq m of high stud warehouse space in Wiri is available for sublease, providing an opportunity to occupy part or all of a big facility in a premier south Auckland industrial hub.Croxley Stationery has exclusively... More
Albany yard-based industrial a rarity
A former landscape supply centre strategically located only 1km from the State Highway 1 Northern Motorway interchange is for sale in Albany on Auckland's North Shore.The sale presents an opportunity to secure a developable landholding... More
Palmerston North property at heart of FoodHQ
A big block of land and buildings is for sale in Palmerston North at the heart of New Zealand's planned and foremost agricultural plant and food research centre. The future national Food Research & Development hub is called 'FoodHQ',... More
Income earning ATM with former Pakuranga bank
A freehold two-storey standalone former bank building is for sale in the Pakuranga Plaza shopping mall. The building is one of the few individually-owned properties at Pakuranga Plaza, says Matt Lee of Bayleys Auckland who, with... More
Few office space options in popular Christchurch CBD
Numerous businesses wanting to move into the Christchurch central business district have few options in the desired office size range, according to Savills.Toby Nicholls and Natasha Lacey, commercial leasing brokers at Savills Christchurch,... More
Mascot Towers resident 'woke up to find whole building evacuated'
A Mascot Towers resident has told of his horror on Saturday morning when he awoke to discover the entire complex deserted after firefighters evacuated everybody except him.Andy Ang told news.com.au he felt scared, confused and alone... More