Record Sale in Shotover Country

New Build in Shotover Country Breaks Price Records An “affordable” suburb in Queenstown-Lakes has recorded its first $2-million plus sale amid rising buyer interest from Auckland and overseas. A six-bedroom new-build property on Walton Way, in the Shotover Country subdivision, sold under the hammer last week for $2.1m, eclipsing the suburb’s previous price record of […]

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The Power of No-Price Marketing

Harcourts – The Power of No-Price Marketing Historically, all real estate hitting the market was marketed with a firm price. Today, sellers have many more sale methods and pricing strategies to choose from – and some of these methods don’t include a price. You can read more about the sales methods of real estate in […]

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REINZ Auction Championships

The Real Estate Institute of New Zealand has just held this week their annual Auctioneering Championships for 2023. Harcourts Otago were thrilled to have two of their Auctioneers competing in the Rising Stars Competition. Mitch Martin from Harcourts Queenstown and Matt Kurtovich from Harcourts Cromwell took to the stage to test their metal against 20 […]

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Spring Brings A Lift In Enquiries

Demand continues to drive up prices, not only with existing homes but also sections, as buyers snap up good land-only options to secure a foothold in Wanaka. The hesitation and apprehensiveness with regards to building – thanks to all the current media surrounding material shortages, delays and red tape — is usually quickly diminished when discussed with well-organised building companies.

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