Students Take on Auctioneering Challenge

Students Take on Auctioneering Challenge

L-R: Harcourts Marlborough consultant and auctioneer Tanya Smith with Marlborough Girls' College Student Auctioneers Nikki Hanaray, Maia Rasmussen, Mia Armstrong, Layla Vesela, Gracie McKay-Simpson, Estella Tyrell and Harcourts Marlborough owner Chris Greenhill. Six students from Marlborough … [Read more...]

Harcourts Marlborough Backs Red Team at Fight for Life

Harcourts Marlborough Backs Red Team at Fight for Life

Harcourts Marlborough is getting behind the Life Education Trust’s Fight For Life again this year, sponsoring Adele Harris as she gloves up for the Red Team. Adele joined the Harcourts Marlborough team as a spectator at the 2017 event, which sparked a drive for her to train for and compete in the … [Read more...]

Samantha Swaps Big City Lights for Marlborough Lifestyle

Samantha Swaps Big City Lights for Marlborough Lifestyle

Harcourts Marlborough has recently welcomed a new consultant to the team, one with a passion for people, real estate and Marlborough. Samantha Lewis recently returned to her hometown after spending just under 10 years living and working in different areas of the real estate industry in … [Read more...]

Teens Compete to Become Marlborough’s First Student Auctioneering Champion

Teens Compete to Become Marlborough’s First Student Auctioneering Champion

Harcourts Marlborough consultant and auctioneer Bryan Palmer has spent the past eight weeks teaching Marlborough students the art of auction. Five of the Marlborough Boys’ College students have spent hours honing their new found skills and will go head to head to be named the Student … [Read more...]

Winery Restaurants to visit while in Marlborough

Winery Restaurants to visit while in Marlborough

Marlborough is renowned for its wine, it certainly helps to make it one of the best places to live and visit in New Zealand. There are a heap of wonderful winery cellar doors in Marlborough, and we’ve detailed just a few below which we think are worth a visit: Saint Clair Family … [Read more...]

Harcourts Team Rescues and Raises Rosco the Cocker Spaniel

Harcourts Team Rescues and Raises Rosco the Cocker Spaniel

The team at Harcourts Marlborough recently said goodbye to temporary resident Rosco the Cocker Spaniel. Rosco, fondly named by consultant Ross Ayson, joined the Harcourts Marlborough family after being taken in by his foster ‘mum’ consultant Trina Nicholls, who took on the task of raising … [Read more...]

Omaka Landing Creating Closer Communities

Omaka Landing Creating Closer Communities

“You couldn’t script it this way,” says Mark Davis with a laugh, as he watches half a dozen kids practicing cartwheels on the Omaka Landing reserve, while a classic aeroplane plays in the skies above. “The design and ethos of Omaka was for closer communities, with two reserves to connect people, and … [Read more...]

Sections at Rose Manor Selling Quickly

Sections at Rose Manor Selling Quickly

Work is well underway at Marlborough’s newest subdivision, Rose Manor, paving the way for 190 new homes in Springlands. DeLuxe Group property and business development managing director Greg Smith says Rose Manor will expand an already extremely popular part of Blenheim. “People living in … [Read more...]

Harcourts Marlborough Client Wins Colour Comp

Harcourts Marlborough Client Wins Colour Comp

Long time Harcourts Marlborough client Kirsty Wraight has taken the title of Grand Winner of the 2017/2018 Resene/Your Home and Garden Colour Home Awards competition. It was Kirsty’s third time entering the competition, for which she submitted pictures of her new home, built by her husband David … [Read more...]

KiwiSaver Helping First Home Buyers into Market

KiwiSaver Helping First Home Buyers into Market

The benefits of KiwiSaver are quickly becoming clear for first-home buyers who are tapping into their savings to help with a deposit. Recent calculations indicate only a small difference in the cost of servicing an average mortgage to that of paying the average rent price in New Zealand. In … [Read more...]