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"A short and thorough market update by industry experts. Informal and informative, entry is free of course."



With quite a few changes in the last 6 months or so, specifically around the Unitary Plan as well as guidelines for buying property, we have put together an information evening on the changing tides of the property market. Gain insights, and jot down real practical tips our experts will share with you.


WHEN - Wednesday 26th October, 5.45pm for a 6.00pm start
and we wrap up at 7pm

WHERE - Custom Residential, 332 Great North Road
(on the Corner of Bond Street)

There are limited spaces so please click here to register

Our speakers:

DARCY UNGARO - Owner of Ungaro & Co Financial Services
Darcy is a registered financial adviser working in the area of lending and insurance – he also works in partnership with other mortgage offering specialist mortgage insurance advice to these clients when they are taking out new mortgage debt.

He started in the finance industry in 2003 and over the years has developed a unique needs based, relationship focused process with all of his clients. Not afraid of ‘going off the beaten track’, be prepared to hear advice that may be a bit unorthodox, but is totally what you need to hear to move forward.

Key takeaway:

  • Good debt versus bad debt
  • Financial technology: what could the landscape look like in 10 years time
  • Long term trends and today's decisions - making solid financial decisions based on what is happening long term in the world and in your world

MASON LOCKHART - Director at Lockhart Legal
Mason has more than 20 years' professional legal experience advising on a wide range of legal matters. He has a strong practical grounding in advising on all aspects of private clients' personal affairs, including asset protection, estate planning, residential conveyancing and property transactions.

Key takeaway:

  • Investors exiting Auckland
  • Bank of mum & dad
  • Impact of the new LVR rules
  • Importance of getting legal structure right the first time


BAYARD MCKENZIE - Director of The Development Collective
Bayard has over fifteen years’ planning and development experience, having worked in Local Government for 7 years and private consultancies throughout Auckland and Queenstown for over 8 years.

Bayard holds a Bachelor of Resource and Environmental Planning (honours) from Massey University, is a Full Member of the New Zealand Planning Institute (MNZPI). Bayard is also an active member of the Resource Management Law Association of New Zealand and a member of the New Zealand Urban Design Forum.

AARON PATERSON - Director of Paterson Architecture Collective
In the field of residential architecture, both multi-unit housing and single dwellings, Aaron is widely recognised – as well as widely published and awarded – for his architectural insight and acumen.

He is a regular design and architectural media tutor at The University of Auckland School of Architecture and Planning and a regular contributor to architectural publications.

Key takeaway:

  • Aaron and Bayard will be presenting on the Unitary Plan and its repercussions on development possibilities and design.

We look forward to welcoming you on the 26th of October!

There are limited spaces so please click here to register.