Hamilton has proven a great affordable option still within driving distance to Auckland. Hamilton has much on offer from magnificent parks and gardens to a thriving cultural precinct, the city offers a vibrant combination of fine dining and nightlife options as well as an electric mix of leisure, lifestyle and activity choices. Being New Zealand's largest inland city, situated on the banks of the Waikato River, (the country's longest river) Hamilton has a welcoming spirit, rich history and contrasting splendours that await many a visitor. Being in the hub of central North Island, visitors have easy access to iconic attractions such as Hobbiton, Waitomo Caves, Raglan's surf coast and the historic Te Aroha Mineral Pools and much more.
Hi, I’m James Walsh and it’s great to join one of the country’s premier local real estate agencies. I’m lucky to be in such a dynamic industry, in which most people have a direct or indirect interest in. Selling and buying property stirs up a range of emotions, and that’s understandable given the huge investments, and lifestyles, at stake. Property is also something most people will reasonably strong views about – and it’s my commitment to listen to my clients’ views before doing my very best to fulfil their needs. My job is to smooth the selling and purchase process, provide reliable information, and give and peace-of-mind.
My successful track record in business management both in the UK and in New Zealand and considerable former experience in the fiercely competitive travel and hospitality industries has enhanced my ability to build strong relationships with my clients. In addition I have honed my selling and negotiation skills to the point where I now relish the transfer from commercial real estate into selling residential and lifestyle properties where salespeople are judged on the outcomes they achieve for their clients.
I have been in the Real Estate Industry for 19 years. Initially beginning my career in real Estate as a Property Manager in the Manawatu and then moving on to sales after 18 months; specialising in Character homes. I won numerous awards with the company I worked for (including Rookie of the Year) before moving to Ray White, Hamilton in 2005. Prior to working in the Real Estate Industry I worked for a newspaper group. This gave me an insight into effective advertising and script writing when marketing a property. I have a number of investment properties’ and therefore have an understanding…
After 40 years in business where client contact was of utmost importance it was the most natural progression to join Basil my brother in Real Estate.To include Trudi in the crew made the Lennan & Co concept more obvious and exciting. I also needed a career that I could still continue with an important part of my life being “ giving back “. Being made a honorary life Member for contributions and service to Alzheimer’s Waikato Trust .
A name synonymous with Real Estate, Shaun’s drive, enthusiasm, attention to detail and his total belief in Harcourts has earned him great respect and admiration from his clients as well as fellow colleagues in the Real Estate Industry locally, nationally and internationally. Shaun is a highly-motivated person who gains personal satisfaction from assisting his clients to successfully achieve their Real Estate goals. Putting in long hours attending to his client requirements and listening to their needs has consistently placed Shaun amongst the top 1% of Real Estate salespeople in New Zealand and the World. Shaun’s vast experiences in sales, marketing and negotiating are a reflection of his outstanding success.....
As a member of the First Class Crew of Lennan & Co I thoroughly enjoy working with Basil and Patrick Lennan under the umbrella of the Bayleys Waikato brand. Brothers Basil and Patrick are long-time family friends and together we offer you, the vendors and purchasers, our varied personal strengths but the same core values. I have a degree in Education and taught for ten years before spending several years overseas for my husband’s coaching career. During that time I owned a recruitment business before returning to New Zealand. My most recent business was a de-cluttering and home staging service so I am confident that this combination of careers equips me well for matching people to their ideal property