Latest Stage of Omaka Landing Released

Latest Stage of Omaka Landing Released

The latest stage of Omaka Landing is providing an opportunity for people to purchase sections measuring in at 2000㎡ upon which to build their dream home. Stage 6a of Omaka Landing was recently released, offering a variety of sections ranging in size from 316㎡ to 2000㎡. Interest in the latest … [Read more...]

Keeping Warm this Winter

Keeping Warm this Winter

The sight of snow on the mountains surrounding Marlborough this week has sparked action in terms of preparing our homes for the cooler months. Heating a home can be a daunting prospect for many as they think about the cost of their power bills, so we’ve put together some tips for keeping your … [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...]

Bev Number One Sales Consultant in Provincial South Island

Bev Number One Sales Consultant in Provincial South Island

Harcourts Marlborough sales consultant Bev Hodgetts has been crowned number one Provincial South Island sales consultant for the second time. Beating out consultants in other regions including Dunedin, Queenstown and Nelson, Bev, pictured with business owner Mark Davis, says the achievement is … [Read more...]

Buying a Home: New vs Old Property

Buying a Home: New vs Old Property

There’s no one right answer when it comes to choosing a home that suits your needs. Buying a home which needs work may save you some money at the purchase point, but it could end up costing you money in the long run. However, these homes generally overflow with character, making them the … [Read more...]

Mortgage Express aiding First Home Goals

Mortgage Express aiding First Home Goals

When Jacinta Mortimer and her partner Jarrad Johl made the decision to purchase their first home, the pair initially made an appointment with their bank. However, going through the process, the couple decided to enlist the help of a mortgage adviser, and got in touch with Peter Lewis from … [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...]

Knowledge and Experience Hard to Beat

Knowledge and Experience Hard to Beat

A reputation for successful results encouraged Karen Sydné to enlist the help of Harcourts Marlborough consultant Bev Hodgetts, and she hasn’t looked back. The author, coach and speaker has lived in Marlborough for 30 years, and has been the owner of several homes and businesses throughout that … [Read more...]

New Lifestyle Sparks New Career

New Lifestyle Sparks New Career

Relocating to the other side of the world is a big step, even unimaginable for many, but that’s exactly what Ben Elborough and his family did in 2011. Moving from the UK, New Zealand’s relaxed culture was a huge draw card for the family, who also love the abundance of outdoor activities and the … [Read more...]