WHAT'S BEEN HAPPENING

Anti Money Laundering

Anti Money Laundering

From 1 January 2019 Real Estate Agents will be required to verify the identity of their clients in accordance with AML/CFT Legislation. This is called Customer Due Diligence (CDD). This means that Salespeople are now required to identify who their clients are/who they...

2018 Christmas Party

2018 Christmas Party

Wrapping up 2018 on Waiheke with our wonderful team! A great day playing bowls followed by Dinner and our End of Year Awards at the Oyster Inn to acknowledge outstanding performance and contribution displayed throughout the year!

Letting Fee Ban

Letting Fee Ban

Good news for tenants! As of 12 December 2018, letting Agents and Property Management companies are no longer allowed to charge a letting fee to tenants for their service.

James Group Open 2018

James Group Open 2018

For the second year running, James Group had a fantastic turn out and even a bit of sunshine at the 2018 James Group Open. A day of fun, banter and even a bit of golf with a few of our favourite clients and friends. With pink flamingos, teeing off with a three man...

Social Club – Tennis

Social Club – Tennis

Despite a little rain, the James Group team started the week with a friendly hit & BBQ at the Parnell Tennis Club. Congrats to our Senior Property Manager, Katie, and Managing Director, Blair, for taking out the win!

Eat My Lunch 2018

Eat My Lunch 2018

Rewarding morning for the team lending a hand at Eat My Lunch NZ. Arriving at 6am, the team worked alongside other volunteers to make 2,555 lunches made for kiwi kids who wouldn't otherwise have something to eat at school.

2018 National REINZ Rising Stars Auctioneering Champion

2018 National REINZ Rising Stars Auctioneering Champion

It is with great pride we celebrate our in-house auctioneer, Jordan Palmer, as the National 2018 Rising Stars Winner at the REINZ Auctioneering Championships. Hard work, preparation and determination has got you here and we are so excited to see where you take the...

Update on Fire Service Levies & Reforms

Update on Fire Service Levies & Reforms

FYI! Fire Service Levies and Reforms Update - Increases in levy rate 1 July 2017 - confirmed! As expected, the government confirmed the fire service levy rate increases at the end of March. This increase will now be for an initial 18 month period until the new levy...

High Tea!

High Tea!

Blair, Laura and Anna had a great afternoon with some of the recent and upcoming University of Auckland Property graduates at the Cordis Hotel, Auckland. Great discussions with an enthusiastic and driven bunch of ladies making for the perfect High Tea!

A DAY ON THE GREEN WITH ALES!

A DAY ON THE GREEN WITH ALES!

Great day on the green for James Group team members Blair, Dave and George playing with a few of the recent University of Auckland Property graduates at Reumera Golf Course. A great way to get to know the up and coming property professionals of NZ!

AMP First Home Buyers Night!

It was great to get behind the AMP First Home Buyers Night held at the Grid AKL! The night started with JG Director Blair James, one of three guest speakers, sharing his experience on first time investing, and ended with two two fantastic auctions run by our very own...

NEW RECORD QUARTER!

NEW RECORD QUARTER!

With the team larger and stronger than it ever has been, we are achieving more than we have ever before! To celebrate a new record quarter, the James Group team headed to the winter-less north for a weekend of team activities in the Bay of Islands.