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2 Rosedale sales & a lease, one Wairau Valley sale

Bayleys & Omega Commercial have jointly sold 2 properties on Omega St in Rosedale, on the North Shore.

Bayleys agents have also achieved the resale of a Wairau Valley property and have leased one in Rosedale.




5-7 Omega St:
Features: 4129m² site, 1952.48m² office, 87 parking spaces, tenant Flintfox Plan B Ltd
Rent: $490,155/year net + gst
Outcome: sold in November for $7.8 million + gst at a 6.28% yield
Agents: Brian Caldwell (Bayleys) & Omega Commercial

19 Omega St, lot 1:
Features: 802m² site, 375.75m² industrial building, 8 parking spaces 
Outcome: sold vacant in December for $1.68 million + gst
Agents: Matt Mimmack & Laurie Burt (Bayleys) & Omega Commercial

Wairau Valley

18 Poland Rd:
Features: 3811m² site, 2773m² industrial building – office 972m², warehouse 1669m², showroom 132m², tenant Fresco Shades NZ Ltd 
Rent: $330,000/year net + gst
Outcome: sold in November for $5.5 million + gst at a 6% yield; the property was sold in August 2017 for $4.95 million at a 5.86% yield on rent of $290,000
Agents: Trevor Duffin & Ranjan Unka



4 Orbit Drive, unit F2:
Features: 220m² office unit – office 164m², warehouse 56m², 3 parking spaces
Rent: leased in December for $58,000/year net + gst – office $275/m², storage $160/m², parking $25/space/week ($3900/year)
Agents: Jane McKee (Bayleys) & Max Andrews (Barfoot & Thompson)

Attribution: Agency release.

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11 sell at Bayleys’ Wellington commercial auction

Bayleys agents in Wellington sold 11 of the 15 properties they took to auction on Thursday in the agency’s final Total Property round of commercial auctions for the year.

South of the Bombays


Lower Hutt


407-409 Hutt Rd (pictured):
Features: 1024m2 site adjacent to motorway with dual access; 709mof industrial buildings – 480m2 trade showroom/office at front, 229m2 rear workshop, fully leased until late 2019
Rent: $137,155/year net + gst
Outcome: sold for $2 million at a 6.86% yield
Agents: Andrew Smith & Paul Cudby


21 Main St:
Features: 574m2 site, 226m2 former bank premises, seismic assessment 70% new building standard; rear parking area has development potential
Rent: $6000/year from ATM leased to ANZ Bank, otherwise vacant
Outcome: sold for $355,000
Agents: Steven Firth & Fraser Press

44 Riverbank Rd:
Features: 1540m2 site, refurbished & painted 730m2 warehouse, 6 parking spaces; leased to rubber & plastic recycler Matta Products Ltd, which has made a considerable investment in plant, for 7 years from November 2012 with 2 2-year rights of renewal
Rent: $36,585/year net + gst
Outcome: sold for $510,000 at a 7.17% yield
Agents: Paul Adams & Stephen Lange


284 Jackson St:
Features: 304m2 corner site, 297m2 commercial building strengthened to over 67% of new building standard, occupied by Westpac Bank
Outcome: sold with vacant possession from January for $1.3 million
Agents: Andrew Smith & Paul Cudby

23 Gear St:
Features: 400m2 site, comprehensively refurbished building, fitout comprises 120m2 showroom, 110m2 office/apartment & 161m2 workshop
Rent: estimated potential income of $63,000/year net + gst
Outcome: sold with vacant possession for $1.1 million
Agent: Fraser Press

12 Cornish St, unit 2:
Features: 183m2 clearspan warehouse near State Highway 2, high stud, roller door, 87m2 office/amenities, 2 parking spaces
Outcome: sold with vacant possession for $390,000
Agent: Richard Faisandier



10 Wall Place:
Features: 1634m2 site near the Transmission Gully interchange, fully leased 810m2 industrial building, 4 tenants; 2 largest tenancies due for rent reviews & renewals over the next 12 months
Rent: $78,000/year net + gst
Outcome: sold for $1.215 million at a 6.42% yield
Agents: Mark Walker & Jon Pottinger


39 Seaview Rd:
Features: 1330m2 site, dual access off 2 main roads, 640m2 vehicle testing station, 11-year lease to VTNZ from April 2011, no renewal right
Rent: $157,795/year net + gst
Outcome: sold for $2.25 million at a 7.01% yield
Agent: Fraser Press

53 Port Rd:
Features: 1158m2 site, 40m road frontage, 926m2 engineering workshop, multiple roller doors, 6 parking spaces, occupation licence for 108m2 fenced yard on southern boundary
Rent: estimated potential income $95,200/year net + gst
Outcome: sold for $1.1 million with vacant possession from March
Agents: Andrew Smith & Paul Cudby

Upper Hutt

222-228 Main St:
Features: 452m2 corner site, 2-level 810m2 commercial building
Rent: estimated potential income of $90,000/year net + gst
Outcome: sold with vacant possession for $420,000
Agents: Ethan Hourigan & James Higgie


80-82 Eastern Hutt Rd, unit 19:
Features: 180m2 warehouse/workshop, mezzanine offices, 4 parking spaces in 20-unit business park on main arterial route linking Lower & Upper Hutt; leased to Underwater Solutions Ltd for 2 years from April 2018, 2 2-year rights of renewal
Rent: $13,088/year net + gst
Outcome: sold for $220,000 at a 5.95% yield
Agents: Bhakti Mistry & Ethan Hourigan

Attribution: Agency release.

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Bayleys year-end auction series yields $25.6 million from 14 sales

Bayleys sold 11 properties for $21.6 million at its final Total Property commercial auction in Auckland on Wednesday.

One property auctioned at the agency’s East Tamaki office on Tuesday added $2.3 million and 2 auctions brought forward to November added $1.7 million to the return, for a total $25.6 million.

The first 2 properties auctioned on Wednesday, both small premises in prominent spots in tightly held eastern suburbs neighbourhoods, were sold on yields of 3.6% (St Heliers, pictured above) & 4.7% (Remuera).


Learning Quarter

26 Airedale St:
Features: 220m² site, 2-level 364m² building, seismic rating 50% new building standard, concept plan available for 17-storey 68-unit apartment building
Rent: $139,00/year gross + gst
Outcome: no bid
Agents: Owen Ding & Sarah Liu

Isthmus east


375-389 Khyber Pass Rd, unit 7:
Features: 88m² retail unit occupied by Hair Design salon on a new lease from October, 2 parking spaces 
Rent: $36,000/year gross + gst
Outcome: passed in at $510,000
Agents: Quinn Ngo & Matt Lee


155 Neilson St:
Features: 980m² site zoned heavy industrial, 625m² warehouse, office & showroom, 2 tenants 
Rent: $91,811.38/year net + gst
Outcome: sold for $1.75 million at a 5.25% yield
Agents: James Hill, James Valintine, Sunil Bhana, Amy Weng & Tony Chaudhary

3 Pukemiro St:
Features: 556m² site, 390m² industrial building – clearspan warehouse, office & amenities, seismic rating 70% new building standard 
Outcome: sold with vacant possession for $1.15 million
Agents: William Gubb & James Valintine


11A Cheshire St:
Features: 1031m² development site next to the new Parnell train station, resource & building consents in place for a 6-level apartment complex
Outcome: withdrawn from auction
Agents: Owen Ding & James Chan


371-373 Remuera Rd:
Features: 229m² site, 598m² 3-level 1970s building zoned town centre, café & bar lease of 319m² of ground floor & basement space runs until mid-2023, with 2 6-year rights of renewal, balance of retail space & upper-level office premises occupied by 2 other tenants
Rent: $201,434/year net + gst
Outcome: sold for $4.325 million at a 4.66% yield
Agents: Alan Haydock, Damien Bullick, Andrew Wallace & Quinn Ngo

St Heliers

413 Tamaki Drive:
Features: 235m² site zoned local centre, 288m² 2-level building, opposite St Heliers Beach & near St Heliers Bay Rd intersection, 2 tenants on 10-year leases which both run until 2022 with no rights of renewal
Rent: $169,145/year net + gst
Outcome: sold for $4.71 million at a 3.59% yield
Agents: Cameron Melhuish, Andrew Wallace & James Chan

Isthmus west


6C Wingate St:
Features: 80m² middle unit in modern retail block in town centre with access also from Great North Rd 
Rent: $47,000/year net + gst + outgoings on new 9-year lease to Domino’s Pizza NZ Ltd
Outcome: sold for $960,000 at a 4.9% yield
Agents: Janak Darji, Tony Chaudhary & Mike Bradshaw

Freemans Bay

27 Hargreaves St:
Features: 304m² site zoned mixed use, 318m² renovated character office building, 30m² deck
Rent: $171,160/year net + gst on new 6-year lease to Studio South Ltd from March 2018, 2 3-year rights of renewal
Outcome: sold shortly after auction for $3.25 million at a 5.27% yield
Agents: Damien Bullick, Alan Haydock & Mike Adams

3 Margaret St, unit 4:
Features: 53m² ground level commercial unit leased to lawyer Susan Kingston, 2 parking spaces, zoned business town centre
Rent: $27,000/year net + gst
Outcome: sold for $620,000 at a 4.35% yield
Agents: Stuart Bode, Mike Bradshaw & Mike Adams



2 Hillary Square:
Features: 586m² site, 648m² floor area, tenants ANZ Bank and KiwiBank/NZ Post
Rent: $262,316/year net + gst
Outcome: passed in at $4.5 million
Agents: Mustan Bagasra, Nicolas Ching & James Chan


63 Arrenway Drive, unit 5:
Features: 118m² industrial unit, 2 parking spaces 
Outcome: no bid
Agents: Meng He, Ian Waddams & Steven Liu

5 Ceres Court, unit 2G:
Features: 155m², first floor office unit, 5 exclusive parking spaces
Rent: $45,000.00/year net + gst + outgoings
Outcome: auction postponed
Agents: Tonia Robertson & Caroline McNaught


28 Anvil Rd, unit 1:
Features: 246m² industrial unit, 5 parking spaces
Outcome: sold with vacant possession for $750,000
Agents: Matt Mimmack & Rosemary Wakeman



327 Great South Rd:
Features: 3288m² yard used as car yard, zoned business light industrial 
Outcome: no bid
Agents: Piyush Kumar & Peter Migounoff

39B Holmes Rd:
Features: half share of 1182m² site, 382m² workshop + parking & yard, tenant of 15 years now on monthly lease
Rent: holding income of $39,000/year net + gst + outgoings
Outcome: sold for $771,000 at a 5.1% yield
Agents: Peter Migounoff & Piyush Kumar

Pakuranga, Highland Park

5 Aviemore Drive, unit 1:
Features: 135m² Domino’s pizza outlet in 10-unit development completed in 2006   
Rent: $63,296/year net + gst + outgoings
Outcome: sold for $1.305 million at a 4.85% yield
Agents: Amy Weng, Tony Chaudhary & Janak Darji


44-48 King St:
Features: 841m² site, 381m² building, 12 parking spaces at rear
Rent: $111,349/year net + gst + outgoings, pharmacy & Dollar World shops on 3- & 4-year leases
Outcome: sold for $2.005 million at a 5.55% yield
Agents: Shane Snijder & Graeme Moore

South of the Bombays


Rydges Hotel, 75 Featherston St, units 422 & 1317:
Features: 2 28m² hotel units, leased to Rydges Hotel until 2033
Rent: unit 422 $19,371/year including gst, unit 1317 $30,244/year including gst
Outcome: withdrawn from auction but still for sale
Agents: Nick Thompson & Jim Wana

Earlier stories:
5 December 2018: East Tamaki sale starts last Bayleys commercial auction for year, 2 other sales in Airport Oaks & Orewa
25 November 2018 (another East Tamaki auction brought forward, 22 Polaris Place): 9 business park units sold
23 November 2018: Rosedale unit sold at auction brought forward

Attribution: Auctions.

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Broadway office & retail building sells

Barfoot & Thompson Commercial agents based in Takapuna have sold a Newmarket Broadway building on a 6.46% yield.

Isthmus east


131-151 Broadway:
Features: 2408m² site, 4734.67m² net lettable area, fully tenanted 5-level retail & office building, adjacent to Rialto, 87 parking spaces
Rent: $1,801,127/year net + gst
Outcome: sold in November for $27.9 million at a 6.46% yield
Agents: Elaine Tutty & Bruce Jiao

Attribution: Agency release.

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6 commercial & rural sales include 2 post-auction & 1 pre-auction

Colliers agents have sold 4 properties around Auckland & 2 in Gisborne, including 2 post-auction & one pre-auction.

At Albany, a site on Appian Way (pictured) with consent for a mixed-use development has been sold.

Isthmus east

Mt Wellington

4E Pacific Rise:
Features: 820m² office property, 3 tenants, 28 parking spaces
Rent: $191,396/year net + gst + opex
Outcome: sold for $3.15 million at a 6% yield
Agents: Gareth Fraser, Simon Child & Michael van der Putten



4 Appian Way:
Features: 3406m² development site, has approved resource consents for a mixed-use residential, retail & commercial development
Outcome: sold for $5.38 million
Agents: Cherry Higginson, Josh Coburn & capital markets team



1-9 Maramara Rd:
Features: 2200m², new purpose-built childcare centre, 575m² floor area, licensed for 90 children, 18-year lease to established provider New Shoots Ltd
Rent: $257,400/year net + gst
Outcome: sold post-auction for $4.4 million at a 5.85% yield
Agents: Josh Coburn, Shoneet Chand & Caroline Cornish


East Tamaki

15 Ra Ora Drive:
Features: 2000m² site, 998m² industrial building, 18 parking spaces
Outcome: sold for $3.2 million at a 4.68% contract yield
Agents: Jolyon Thomson & Paul Higgins

South of the Bombays



1189 Wharekopae Rd:
Features: 6.37ha rural property – citrus orchard, sheds, 4-bedroom home, tennis court, helicopter pad
Outcome: sold post-auction for $1.3 million
Agents: Alan Thorpe & David Egan


297 Matawai Rd:
Features: 11.07ha citrus orchard & 250m² homestead 
Outcome: sold pre-auction for $2.3 million
Agents: David Egan & Alan Thorpe

Attribution: Agency release.

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East Tamaki sale starts last Bayleys commercial auction for year, 2 other sales in Airport Oaks & Orewa

A sale at Bayleys’ East Tamaki office yesterday kicked off the agency’s 8th Total Property auction round for the year.

It will continue in Auckland today, when 18 commercial properties are on the auction list.

While that auction round is starting, one Orewa property passed in at the Total Property 7 auction in October has been sold, and an Airport Oaks property (pictured) offered by tender in October has also sold.



Tamariki Plaza, 1-19 Cammish Lane, unit J:
Features: vacant 190m² commercial unit set up as an office with a rear roller door, zoned town centre, one parking space + share of 35 parking spaces
Outcome: passed in at $700,000, sold to another investor post-auction for $780,000, with vacant possession
Agent: Mustan Bagasra


Airport Oaks

127 Montgomerie Rd:
Features: 5001m2 site, 3663m2 industrial building developed in late 1990s – 2953m2 of warehousing, 6.7-7.8m stud, 2 levels of offices & amenities; complete refurbishment undertaken in 2015 before start of 8-year lease to skin & hair products manufacturer Mix Ltd, 45 parking spaces
Rent: $374,544/year net + gst, increasing annually to $405,418 in 2022
Outcome: sold for $7.106 million at a 5.27% yield, after a tender that closed in October
Agents: James Hill, Sunil Bhana & Nick Bayley

East Tamaki

33A Springs Rd:
Features: 897m2 mid-1980s industrial unit, 647m2 warehouse with 6.5m stud, 2 roller doors & 3 tonne gantry, 2 levels of office & showroom space
Outcome: sold vacant for $2.3 million
Agents: John Bolton, Katie Wu & Roy Rudolph

Attribution: Agency release.

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Barfoot & Thompson wins “best in world” title

Barfoot & Thompson won the award for best real estate company in the world at International Property Media Ltd’s awards in London on Monday.

The agency also won the New Zealand categories for best lettings agency, best in marketing for the Nugent Rise project in Auckland, best agency over 20 offices and best agency website.

The awards are open to residential & commercial property professionals around the globe.

Other best in category & award winners (runners up) in the New Zealand section were:

Property consultancy: Best, CBRE; award, JLL
Real estate agency: Best, Bayleys Realty Group; award, JLL
Marketing: Awards, Bayleys, Prestige Real Estate International Ltd
Agency over 20 offices: Award, Bayleys

Harcourts takes Reader’s Digest award

Meanwhile, back home, Harcourts International Ltd has won the Reader’s Digest quality service gold award in real estate sales for the second consecutive year.

The Reader’s Digest awards are decided through a survey by Catalyst Market Research Ltd. 1500 respondents were asked to nominate a service provider in up to 41 categories, including real estate sales. To qualify to vote on a category, respondents must have used a service provider from that industry.

Harcourts clients gave the agency an average star rating of 4.7 out of 5. Harcourts has also won the Reader’s Digest most trusted award every year since 2013.

Attribution: International Property Media, agency releases.

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6-tenant O’Connell St retail package sells

Bayleys agents have sold 6 properties around the Auckland cbd & western fringe, including 6 retail tenancies in an O’Connell St building (pictured).


Learning Quarter

44 Anzac Ave, unit L6:
Features: vacant 173mnorth-facing office unit with decks; includes boardroom, multiple office areas, kitchen & utilities room plus 2 onsite parking spaces
Outcome: sold for $647,000 + gst (if any)
Ken Hu

O’Connell St

12-14 O’Connell St, units A, B & C:
Features: 6 ground-floor retail tenancies on 3 unit titles totalling 359m2; Proper Pizza occupies third of the space on 10-year lease from April 2018, other occupants include a Wishbone café, florist, chocolate shop & hair salon on 3- to 8-year leases
Rent: $333,490/year net + gst
Outcome: sold for $5.2 million at a 6.41% yield
Agents: Nicolas Ching, Beterly Pan & James Chan

Queen St:

396 Queen St, unit 9:
Features: 26m² retail unit next to Skybus ticket office & departure stop; beneath Sheraton Four Point Hotel currently being constructed within the tower (255 hotel rooms over 21 levels)
Outcome: sold for $600,000 at $23,077/m²
Agent: Millie Liang

Victoria Quarter

17-19 Nelson St:
Features: block of 20 fully leased parking spaces on individual titles in 4-level building; parks all have 9-year head lease to Tournament Parking Ltd with fixed annual 2% rental increases
Rent: $90,149/year net + gst
Outcome: sold for $1.98 million at a 4.55% yield
Agents: Alan Haydock & Damien Bullick


16 Viaduct Harbour Ave, level 5:
Features: leasehold, 448m² office floor; current 15-year lease until 2028 to Tramco Ltd, which undertook a major refurbishment in January 2017 and pays all outgoings including ground rent
Rent: $175,340 /year net + gst
Outcome: sold for $1.45 million at a 12.09% yield
Agents: Damien Bullick & Sunil Bhana

Isthmus west

Freemans Bay

70 College Hill:
Features: 298m² corner site, 127m² character villa offering commercial & residential options
Outcome: sold vacant for $1.45 million
Agents: Andrew Wallace & Cameron Melhuish

Attribution: Agency release.

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Bayleys launches last auction round for year with Tauranga sales

Bayleys launched its final round of Total Property commercial auctions in Tauranga yesterday with 2 suburban sales. The agency has also sold an office at the entrance to the Piccadilly Arcade.

South of the Bombays – Bay of Plenty



44 Grey St, unit 23:  
Features: 118m² unit-titled airconditioned premises on streetfront entrance to 22-unit Piccadilly Arcade; currently used as a professional office by Wise Management Services Ltd
Rent: $43,000/year net + gst, increasing to $47,200 + gst from February
Outcome: sold for $680,000 at a 6.32% yield on current income, 6.94% on raised income
Agents: Brendon & Lynn Bradley


2 Jude Place:
Features: 2088m² corner site, 4-year-old 953m² Ridge Plaza retail complex & 21 parking places; fully leased to 6 tenants
Rent: $155,575/year net + gst
Outcome: sold for $3.05 million at a 5.1% yield
Agents: Brendon, Lynn & Ryan Bradley


2 Roxanne Place:
Features: 1794m² site, modern 848m² building with high stud warehousing & airconditioned offices; large sealed yard provides 24 parking spaces; 5-year lease from September 2018 to Skatescool Tauranga
Rent: $100,000/year net + gst
Outcome: sold for $1.65 million at a 6.06% yield
Agents: Jo Stewart & Lloyd Davidson

Attribution: Agency release.

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2 industrial properties sell at auction

Both industrial properties auctioned at Barfoot & Thompson today, one in Mt Wellington and the other in Onehunga (outlined in picture), sold under the hammer.

Isthmus east

Mt Wellington

126 Penrose Rd:
Features: 1012m² light industrial site, 2 buildings – 215m² industrial unit at front, 5m stud 120m² warehouse with roller door access, 95m² of office & amenities on 2 levels; 3-bedroom dwelling with large basement for parking or storage; 10 allocated parking spaces
Outcome: sold with vacant possession for $1.44 million
Agents: James Marshall & Mike Jensen


20 Alfred St:
Features: 1012m² heavy industrial site, net lettable area 681m², seismic rating 100% new building standard, leased long-term to Mac Valves Pacific Inc
Rent: $58,800/year net + gst
Outcome: sold for $1.62 million
Agents: Nick Wilson & James Marshall

Attribution: Auction.

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