Nelson and Tasman Registered Valuers,
Property and Farm Management Consultants

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50 years experience

EXPERIENCED

Operating locally since 1964

As Nelson's longest-established property consultancy practice, our property valuers  offer
a wide range of valuation and property consultancy services  in the Nelson and Tasman regions.

Fully accredited

REPUTABLEFully accredited

PIQA AccreditedWe are members of the Property Institute of New Zealand and are Quality Assured accredited, assuring the quality of your valuation advice.  We have also achieved SiteWise Health & Safety green status.

Local expertise, national network

INDEPENDENT

Local expertise, national network.
Property Advice Nationalwide

Throughout our long history, we have stayed locally owned and completely independent.  We are members of Valgroup, a nationwide valuers network, which allows you to manage your national portfolio with one simple contact point.

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NEWS AND PUBLICATIONS

Property News - 13 January 2021

Brook Sanctuary announces early windfalls : Suspected arson at school : Rate hikes get nod for consultation : Son to take issue of ‘monstrosity’ to Ombudsman : Roads, toilets and bike stands ready to go before break : Critic takes aim at property warnings : Nitrate levels linked to growers : Plan for fires, villagers warned : Lake plan aims to keep Mapua safe from floods : Nelson housing stock halved in 2020 : Our ‘hidden homeless’ a growing clan

Property News - 23 December 2020

Natureland gains extra space : Who’s at risk from the storms and seas : Landslide study sparks call for rethink : Rate hikes tipped for Tasman : New library coming together : Surplus, lower debt bring year to a good end : Golden Bay community housing project wins support : New lights push up cost of street upgrade

Property News - 16 December 2020

Big hopes for tiny housing project : Renaissance revival, sparks homeless fears : City council yet to pay dam share : Landslide study has ideas for better forestry management : Manager fined for letting damp, mouldy homes : New hydro power scheme opens : Region reaches new median price highs

Customer testimonials

All work requested has been completed to a high professional standard
Duke and Cooke currently provide professional valuation services to the Nelson Marlborough Institute or Technology and have done so for a period of excess of ten years.
All work requested has been completed to a high professional standard and within agreed time-frames. Duke and Cooke have been particularly responsive in dealing with ad hoc requests for advice and assistance which are often accompanied by very short deadlines.
I am very happy to recommend Duke and Cooke for professional valuation services.
Chris Gosling
Corporate Services Manager
We would have no hesitation in recommending Duke and Cooke for property valuation services
Nelson Airport Ltd has reasonably significant property holdings. Valuations, rental property return and financial reporting have been provided by Duke and Cooke since this company was established in 1999.
Valuations provided by Duke and Cooke have always met our requirements in an efficient and timely manner.
We would have no hesitation in recommending Duke and Cooke for property valuation services.
Kaye McNabb
Nelson Airport Ltd
Professional [and] extremely knowledgeable
Our property company of 20 years prefers to use Barry Rowe of Duke and Cooke for all our valuations.
Barry is professional, extremely knowledgeable and a nice guy. His valuations are very thorough and an accurate assessment of current market values.
He is accomplished at valuing subdivisions and houses off the plans, which is important for our company’s planning.
Duke & Cooke valuations are a valuable tool for us both when pricing to buy or sell property and for financing.
Lyn Marshall
Tasman Holdings Nelson
We confidently refer clients to Duke & Cooke as they are experts in their field
As a business we have dealt with Duke & Cooke and more specifically Barry Rowe since 2006 for all of our house valuations and in that time we have also referred a large number of clients for valuations. The service we receive is always of the highest standard and completed with the timeframe provided, for the agreed price.
Barry also makes himself available with regards to discussions around the residential market in general and has also been very generous with his time to get involved in various seminars and presentations we have hosted.
We confidently refer clients to Duke & Cooke as they are experts in their field and are always professional and reliable. The team here at Milestone Homes all enjoy working with Duke & Cooke and dealing with them is always a pleasure. We look forward to continuing this relationship and working together for many years to come.
Adam Hills
Regional Manager