Insulation Deadline for Rental Homes Imminent

Insulation Deadline for Rental Homes Imminent

The deadline is quickly approaching to ensure rental properties are meeting new insulation requirements imposed by the government. Under the Healthy Homes initiative, all rental homes must have ceiling and underfloor insulation with a minimum thickness of 70mm by July 1, 2019. As of July 1, … [Read more...]

Preparing your Home for the Winter Months

Preparing your Home for the Winter Months

You’ve wound back the clock and the days are getting a little shorter, which can only mean one thing: it’s time to prepare for the winter months. As much as we hate to say goodbye to the longer days, the winter months don’t have to be about shivering on the couch. Below are some tips for ensuring … [Read more...]

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...]

Craig Harper to take on Race Across America

Craig Harper to take on Race Across America

Harcourts Marlborough is thrilled to be getting behind Marlborough cyclist Craig Harper as he takes on the Race Across America. Craig has spent months training for the event, which will see him cycle 4,828 kilometres from one side of America to the other, crossing through 12 states along the … [Read more...]

Healthy Home Requirements: What it all Means

Healthy Home Requirements: What it all Means

The government has imposed multiple deadlines sparking action on getting all of New Zealand’s rental properties up to their “healthy homes” standard by 2024. The first of the deadlines, imposed on private landlords, is July 1, 2021. Following this date, rental providers will have to comply with … [Read more...]

Lions Legacy Project Unveiled in Blenheim CBD

Lions Legacy Project Unveiled in Blenheim CBD

A much loved feature of Blenheim’s CBD has been returned with a few improvements. Harcourts Marlborough sales consultant Ross Ayson headed a project to install a new town clock with the Blenheim and Beavertown Lions Clubs. The project marks 100 years of Lions Clubs in New Zealand and … [Read more...]

10 Fun (mostly) Free Things To Do In Marlborough

10 Fun (mostly) Free Things To Do In Marlborough

While some head away for the Christmas break, many of us stay right here in Marlborough, and why wouldn't you? It's the ultimate place to be during the summer months, with a heap of activities on our doorstep. If you are sticking around, why not check out our list of 10 (mostly) free things to do … [Read more...]

Lions Mark 100 Years’ Service with New CBD Clock

Lions Mark 100 Years’ Service with New CBD Clock

Marlborough residents will once again be able to check the temperature as they make their way through Blenheim’s town centre come summer. Harcourts Marlborough sales consultant and Blenheim Lions Club member Ross Ayson, pictured, has headed a project to install a new clock and LED screen on … [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...]