Proud – Queenstown Office Places In Top 20 In International Awards

So proud – for the first time in history Queenstown’s Harcourts office has scored a Top 20 placing in the prestigious Harcourts International Office Awards. Achieving global recognition out of 900 offices internationally, is a cause for celebration for the relatively small team.   Phenomenal Achievement Queenstown Harcourts Sales Manager Priscilla Uhrle says the placing […]

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Selling for 56% over CV? This is why auctions work!

Panoramic views of Lake Wakatipu and the surrounding mountains is something most people would consider a ‘must’ in the holiday homes of their dreams. When picture-perfect windows are an ever-evolving slideshow of changing seasons, it sells itself, right? Yes and no. The views – that’s location, location, location, right there. But you can’t live by […]

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Priscilla Uhrle Appointed Harcourts Queenstown Sales Manager

Long-time real estate professional Priscilla Uhrle has put a decade of experience and growth to good use, taking over the role of Sales Manager for the Harcourts Queenstown office. Priscilla, who has an impressive sales and marketing background, now leads a team of 23 in the resort town and says she’s excited about the new […]

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Keeping Our Kids Warm This Winter

Community is at the core of our values here at Harcourts. And we’re always looking for fun ways to support the communities we work with. Helping children by supporting charities and organisations in our communities is hugely important to us. Last year we were delighted to support Foster Hope Otago and we’ve teamed up with […]

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Happy Easter Activity Book

A collection of activities to entertain your children over Easter   Download our 12 page activity book today!   Our Easter activity book includes: Arts & Crafts Puzzles Spot The Difference   Wishing you and your family an egg-cellent Easter, from the team at Harcourts Otago  

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Financing Your New Property

What a difference a few months makes. The ups and downs in the housing market have been well documented and late last year there were some catchy doom-and-gloom headlines around mortgage lending and the ‘new rules’. But all’s not lost, far from it. Our man in finance Ken Cochrane is a Dunedin-based mortgage advisor covering […]

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Queenstown Market Remains Strong

At a time when there’s media commentary about a slower market and changes to financial lending rules, there’s plenty of evidence out there that the market is still going places. Take this recent sale (fittingly enough on International Women’s Day with its theme of gender equality) in Queenstown’s Arthurs Point. Listed by Kirsty Sinclair and […]

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Gibbston Valley – One Year On

And just like that, we are one-year in. We have made serious progress with the Gibbston Valley Resort development, over the last 12 months and seeing as Christmas Eve marks the one-year anniversary (not including the 15 years of planning!) we thought we would share what we’ve been doing. It all started just over 365 […]

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Being sold one year later. For better or for worse?

Sellers, read on if you would like to know how to get the best possible outcome for your property. This is a story of the same property, two scenarios and two quite different outcomes. 6 Hovingham Court, a three bedroom, family home located in the stunning suburb of Jacks Point, Queenstown recently sold via a […]

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Harcourts Otago raised over $6000 in 60 minutes for Hospice

Here at Harcourts Otago we talk a lot about putting people first. Those ‘people’ are our team, our clients, and our community. We like to think that our business is successful not only in $$$-terms, but because we’re about courage, integrity, fun and laughter, about collaboration rather than competition. We support our community in any […]

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