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Auction achieves outstanding result in Havelock North

22-Dec-2021 13:06:05 Share this:

After just a three week auction campaign, this 1980s single-level brick home in Havelock North sold for a phenomenal price of $1,490,000 - 96% above the August 2019 Capital Value.

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Topics: Auctions

New record set for sale of Tatua dairy supply farm

22-Dec-2021 10:04:09 Share this:

A dairy farm in the prime Waikato dairy district near Morrinsville that supplies the highly regarded Tatua Co-operative Dairy Company has been sold at auction for a record-breaking price per hectare leading to an eventual sale price of $8.21 million. The 63.6ha farm at 208 Horrell Road has some of the area’s finest soils and Harcourts Morrinsville business owner Kevin Deane says it is probably one of the most exceptional properties he’ll ever market.

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Topics: Auctions, dairy farm

Bid like a pro!

15-May-2021 13:00:00 Share this:

If you want to win at auction, you need to bid like a pro.

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Topics: Auctions, Buying

Auctions are go!

29-Sep-2020 14:32:31 Share this:


It’s rare to hear of thriving areas of industry during these unprecedented times we are in, yet Harcourts auctions across most of the country are smashing records.

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Topics: Auctions, Buying

To auction or not auction, that is the question

31-Aug-2020 12:16:56 Share this:

Why go to auction? As one Hawke’s Bay vendor recently discovered, going to auction was exactly what was required to get the result they were looking for, and quickly.

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Topics: Auctions, Rural & Lifestyle Properties, hawkes bay

Online stock auctions: the pros and cons of going virtual

05-Jun-2020 11:54:41 Share this:

While the virtual world can never replicate the in-person experience, at a time when social distancing is the new normal, auctions have proven to be an effective method of selling everything from hand sanitiser to homes.

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Topics: Auctions, Rural & Lifestyle Properties, Advice, Online Auction

The insider's guide to buying or selling at auction

19-Jul-2019 08:44:32 Share this:

Whether you love the thrill of an auction or your knees tremble at the thought, auctions have become the preferred method of selling property in most of the major centres across the country.

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Topics: Auctions, Residential, Selling, Buying, Advice

Property Focus July 2019

17-Jul-2019 11:58:07 Share this:

This issue of Property Focus features:

  • The insider's guide to buying and selling at auction
  • Bidding at auction: Tips and tricks from a champion auctioneer

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Topics: Auctions, Newsletters, Selling

Property Focus November 2018

21-Nov-2018 17:22:47 Share this:

The latest issue of Property Focus is out now, featuring articles on:

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Topics: Auctions, Newsletters, Residential, Selling

Going, going, gone! Why we recommend auctions

13-Oct-2017 15:43:10 Share this:


When it comes to selling your house, we know getting the very best price with the least stress is your top priority. Auctions are often the best way to achieve this, as well as offering several other benefits for sellers too. Read on to find out why going under the hammer will likely work for you.

  • Short and sweet

Auctions get maximum exposure for your property in a short period of time with a structured, intensive marketing campaign over a few key weeks. This approach not only creates a sense of urgency for buyers, but has the added advantage of meaning you won’t have to keep your house clean for months of open homes or agent visits, and you have a defined timeline to plan around.

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Topics: Auctions