In the Media


Investment yields stable for now

Income yields for better quality Auckland industrial properties are holding firm at record low levels — but it's unlikely they'll tighten much further, says Bayleys Research. A recent example was Mimmack and fellow Bayleys North Shore industrial manager Laurie Burt's, selling at auction 9 Tawa Drive.  This property went for $5.38m at a yield of 4.55 per cent.   More



Industrial property in hot demand

Investors can’t get enough of it and neither can tenants unfortunately: industrial property is one of the Shore’s most sought after – yet hard to obtain – commodities.  More



Big Takapuna retail and office building

A large retail and office building is for sale on Barrys Point Rd, Takapuna in which retailer Kathmandu and building consultancy firm Prendos are long-term anchor tenants.  More



Units available in Northside Business Park

The last five industrial units in a new business park being developed in the Westgate Town Centre in northwest Auckland are being offered for sale and lease off the plans.  More



Investment yields stable for now

Bayleys North Shore industrial manager Matt Mimmack says he generally sees good quality Shore industrial investment properties selling at yields of 4.5-6 per cent.  More




Dire shortage of Shore industrial premises

Very low vacancy rates for North Shore industrial properties are frustrating tenant companies in their efforts to grow bigger, with some being forced to move further out of Auckland to secure suitable rented premises ... More


Retail space in busy Barry's Point Rd

A fully-leased commercial building, with future development potential due to the property's Mixed Use zoning, is for sale on Barrys Point Rd on the North Shore ... More


Albany unit ideal for new investors

A 186.7sq m commercial unit that has housed Bayleys’ Albany residential office since 2004 and is located on the upper level of 372 Rosedale Rd, at the busy roundabout intersection with William Pickering Drive in the Albany Estate ... More



North Island auctions net over $26m

A 668 sq m warehouse, showroom and office unit with 15 carparks at 1 Cebel Place, Albany, 

A 401sqm industrial unit with seven carparks in a modern unit-title development at 8 Piemark Drive, Albany ... More



Shore industrial space vanishing

The amount of empty industrial space on the North Shore has reached an all-time low as tenants and owner occupiers scramble to secure what little space is available ... More


Property Opportunties For Smaller Investors

Bayleys North Shore commercial offerings provide smaller investors with affordable access to this sector of the property market ... More


Bayleys' Total Property auction raises $20m

11-13A Paul Matthews Rd, Albany: A 517sq m modern industrial unit with air-conditioned offices and eight carparks sold with vacant possession for $1,550,000 through Matt Mimmack, Bayleys North Shore Commercial ... More


Building for Lease in top Shore Location

The largest vacant industrial building currently available for lease on the North Shore is offering about 9719sq m of warehouse, office and showroom accommodation ... more


Bayleys reports North Shore booming

Bayleys North Shore Commercial has reported property sales and leasing transactions up 55 per cent in October from the same month in 2015 following on from a 52 per cent increase in September ... more


Why now is a good time to sell

The consensus amongst most observers of the commercial and industrial property market is that it is close to the top of the current cyclemore


Big Birkdale industrial a 'trophy' in portfolio

A big North Shore industrial property with a new lease to an Australian tenant expanding in New Zealand is one of the 'trophy' offerings up for sale in Bayleys' latest Total Property portfolio ... more



Little room to move in Shore’s industrial market

Strong tenant and owner occupier demand for premises and an extreme shortage of affordable land left for development are pushing industrial vacancy rates down to very low levels and rentals up on the North Shore ... more


Unlocked – prime commercial site in Wairau Valley ripe for development

Just under one hectare of business zoned land has been released to the market in the heart of the Wairau Valley opening up a host of different opportunities ... more

Channel Magazine, February 2016


North Shore property offering many options

There are few properties of this size and quality available for purchase or lease on the North Shore ... more

NZ Herald, 30 January 2016



Empty North Shore industrial premises few and far between 

Finding a warehouse and factory on Auckland’s North Shore is becoming challenging ... more

NBR NZ Property Investor, April 2015




Industrial Space Squeeze

The amount of empty industrial property space on the North Shore is close to an all-time low  ... more

Channel Magazine, March 2015



North Shore industrial vacancy ‘below healthy level

The amount of empty industrial property space on the North Shore is close to an all-time low, with a recent survey conducted by Bayleys Research showing ... more

NZ Herald, April 2015