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Cream rises to the top with Manawatū legacy farm

A high-performing Manawatū dairy farm with scale on the market for the time in 45 years, is one of the finest in the country and unrivalled in the current market according to the experienced agents tasked with its sale.

Scarcity of national dairy platform underpins values

Scarcity of the national dairy platform and a buyer focus on quality farms have continued to underpin firmer dairy land values through a period of lower farm returns and rising costs over the past year.

Three Hawke’s Bay vineyards hit the market

Three well-performing Hawke’s Bay vineyard properties have been placed on the market for sale providing an opportunity for buyers to secure one or more established viticulture operations to continue grape production, or convert to an alternative use..

Versatility a ‘must-have’ on lifestyle buyers’ wish-lists

As the sun disappears behind the Kaimai Ranges, with light dancing off the Wainui River, one sprawling lifestyle property comes alive above the Tauranga estuary, purveying a sense of unbridled luxury and multi-use opportunity.

Pacific coast jewel beckons in multiple farm titles

An unspoilt piece of Northland coast is the highlight of a family farm estate now on the market for the first time in a century.

Building on a great legacy

Bayleys has championed rural property for a quarter of a century, growing a formidable sales team and creating a market-leading multi-channel portfolio – so how’s 2024 shaping up?

25 years of Bayleys Country

This year marks the 25th anniversary of Bayleys Country, our award-winning specialist rural and lifestyle division, and a quarter of a century of Country magazine.

Ripples of change

Farm freshwater management has proven to be a minefield of confusion, conflict, and technicalities to navigate in the past decade, but a review of government policy offers a wave of relief.

Saddle up

Horse lovers are well-served by the Bayleys Country team with tangible support offered across the country.

Tolaga Bay Treasure Offers Farm, Land and Sea

As the sun rises over the Pacific Ocean and more than 1.5 kilometres of coastline on the eastern flank of the spectacular Waihau Station, the magic of the working farm comes alive.

Chocks-away as incredible lifestyle block with stately home and private sealed airstrip placed on the market for sale

A luxury lifestyle property complete with its own private aeroplane runway and commercial hangars overlooked by a magnificent English style country manor has been placed on the market for sale.

Shovel-ready Ōtorohanga site with scale hits market

With its owners now in liquidation, the land and intellectual property assets of a proposed Waikato-King Country vertically-integrated dairy processing plant have been placed on the market for sale.

Legacy farm offers diverse opportunity in agricultural heartland

Nestled in the heartland of Southland’s spectacular landscape, a highly productive and diverse farming operation is a testament to seven decades of commitment to rural development and sustainable practices.

Western Southland forestry estate with carbon credentials for sale

A recently planted and professionally established forestry estate bordering Fiordland National Park has come to the open market, offering opportunity for a new owner to leverage the extensive capital investment made by the vendors in recent years.

Country Station seeks new stewards on doorstep of the Fiordland National Park

Stand just about anywhere on the vast expanse of the renowned Mount Prospect Station, and you’re likely to glimpse something spectacular – given it rubs shoulders with one of the country’s largest and most pristine national parks.

Legacy of early settler home lives on through charity

Few properties could better personify the character and heritage of Canterbury than 'Lansdowne' - one of the region’s oldest European building sites with a roll of ownership that reads more like a who’s who of notable personalities.

Lifestyle paradise on the pristine shores of Chatham Islands

An extensive coastal farm on the eastern shores of Chatham Island, with alternative revenue streams, provides a superb lifestyle opportunity for families.

Highly productive dairy farm in the heart ofNew Zealand’s fast emerging avocado hub placed on the market for sale

Pinehill Farm, a high-performing waterfront dairy farm positioned at the epicentre of New Zealand’s fastest growing avocado orchard production region is on the market for sale.

Large-scale Waikato waterfront farming opportunity

After almost 20 years of family ownership, circa-700ha of sheep and beef country in the proven Te Ākau district between Hamilton and Auckland is on the market offering scale, an extensive range of improvements and exclusive access to a West Coast beach.

Coastal farm a generational nature’s playground

A remarkable waterfront farm steeped in early settler and maritime history offers a new owner a once-in-a-generation opportunity to create their dream home or commercial operation.

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