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...]

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...]

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...]

Tenth Vineyard Half for Harcourts Sales Consultant

Tenth Vineyard Half for Harcourts Sales Consultant

On May 12, Harcourts Marlborough sales consultant Bronwyn Brown will put on her running shoes and head to the Saint Clair Family Estate cellar door. There, she’ll take on the Saint Clair Vineyard Half Marathon for the 10th time. “[Looking back] I just enjoyed the challenge, it was a good way … [Read more...]

Preparing Your Home for Sale

Preparing Your Home for Sale

It’s the little things that count when it comes to preparing your home for sale. Harcourts Marlborough sales consultant Whiona Hapakuku thrives on seeing homes shining and ready for an open home, and spends much of her time helping clients with the process. Operating the “Dress for Success” … [Read more...]

Property Passion Comes to Life

Property Passion Comes to Life

For three years, Whiona Hapakuku pieced together the pages of the Marlborough Property Express, seeing her true passion come to life before her. That passion was real estate, and last year, Whiona joined the Harcourts Marlborough team to fill a few different roles. "I always wanted to be in … [Read more...]