Great collaborators up the ante on quality retail

There has been a right royal battle going on in Auckland for a decade or two now, between malls and strips. On one hand we have the…

Great collaborators up the ante on quality retail leasingThere has been a right royal battle going on in Auckland for a decade or two now, between malls and strips.

On one hand we have the shopping experience of the up-to-the-minute, clean, fresh malls of Westfield, Kiwi Income and AMP. On the other hand we have main street, whether that’s parts of Queen Street or Newmarket, the Britomart or other older suburban strip retail shopping.

A quick stroll around the lanes in Newmarket, Britomart, Wynyard Quarter, a few parts of Queen Street and its offshoots shows more and more quality retail is starting to emerge. And I don’t think it is a short-term trend just for Rugby World Cup.

When I looked into this emerging trend I found Continue reading “Great collaborators up the ante on quality retail”

Digging deeper than ‘drive by’ property analysis

I’ve been talking for some time now about how much of a tenant’s market it is for leasing property. It’s been keeping us busy working with clients looking to negotiate good deals and take advantage of the over supply of commercial space. And if you are in the right position, it is a very good time to move. But a word of caution…

Digging deeper than "drive-by" property analysisI’ve been talking for some time now about how much of a tenant’s market it is for leasing property. It’s been keeping us busy working with clients looking to negotiate good deals and take advantage of the over supply of commercial space. And if you are in the right position, it is a very good time to move.

But a word of caution…

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