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.

REPUTABLE

Fully accredited

REPUTABLE

Fully accredited

We 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.

INDEPENDENT

Local expertise, national network.

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.

COMPLETE PROPERTY SERVICE

Residential

We are approved by all major banking institutions and insurance companies.

Commercial

With over 30 years of combined experience, our commercial team delivers accurate valuations in your time-frame.

Rural

As Nelson's most experienced rural valuers, we offer in-depth advice for every type of lifestyle or productive property.

NEWS AND PUBLICATIONS

Property News – 17 December 2021

City-for-all-ages strategy kicks into ‘doing’ phase : Richmond’s air quality still an issue for council : Camping concerns pegged out : Fence to stop wild animals damaging cemetery : Home sale raises $110,000 for rescue heli : Top motel award for Century Park : Rating revaluation shows big jump in Nelson property values : Maitahi developers bowout of fund consideration : 30-year vision for city’s CBD approved : Developer hits town’s rental problem for six : Whareama Rest Home to close next year : Pole illustrates housing infill bill concerns

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Property News – 2 December 2021

Train coffee on track for Mapua gallery : Toi Toi housing development breaks ground : Legislation anticipation puts Nelson Plan on pause : Interest rate rises hit affordability of homes : To build, or not to build – the Tasman District Council’s dilemma : Modellers Pond redevelopment beginning soon

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Property News – 24 November 2021

Grief as bach lost to history : TDC credit rating picture stays negative : Yum moves to Food Factory : Holiday park to be extended : Council’s net debt climbs $7m during quarter : Mixed rules as campgrounds prepare for summer hordes : Housing tipped to be hot topic for election

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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
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