Comprehensive commercial property, rural and agribusiness valuation services in New Zealand
From corporatisation to privatisation, acquisition to disposal, financing to refinancing, our property valuation expertise covers every aspect of your commercial and rural real estate needs.
Our property valuation experts have the knowledge, skills and experience to provide you with valuation advice across all property types. We produce independent reports ranging from single valuations to entire portfolios. Our comprehensive reports are supported by a rich body of financial performance history, current market drivers, structural shifts, interventions and opportunities and risk mitigation strategies. We understand there are different levels of reporting and adhere to our clients’ need for data driven advice.
Crighton Anderson Property & Infrastructure team joined the Colliers International brand in 2015, bringing a solid track record of complex valuations of specialised and infrastructure assets and an enviable portfolio of long-term clients.
Our specialist Rural Valuation and Advisory team work with a wide range of clients – from family farm owners to large corporate portfolios with holdings on both sides of the Tasman.By engaging with Colliers International Rural & Agribusiness Valuation & Advisory Services, your business will benefit from over 280 years of combined land, assets and business valuation experience, a single-desk project management and market leading technology platform and modelling capability.
We place a special emphasis on a single point of contact to ensure a highly personalised and accountable service, delivering large-scale and technically demanding projects in a timely manner by ensuring open lines of communication with clients.
John has been actively involved in the property industry as a valuer for more than 40 years. Most recently he has held senior valuation positions with Darroch and DTZ.
John’s experience covers a wide variety of property types in both the public and private sectors. His specialised asset valuation assignments have encompassed airports, tertiary institutions, energy generation infrastructure, crown research campuses, hotels, hospitals, rest homes, retail malls, wineries, meat processing plants, court and prison buildings, ski-fields and major stadia. His agri-sector experience is wide ranging and includes large-scale corporate farming operations, crown research farms, large-scale vineyard operations, forestry land, pastoral leases and high country stations. John’s assignments have been completed for a variety of purposes including; financial reporting, insurance, going concern valuation, market value, portfolio asset values, retrospective value, methodology development, arbitration, litigation support, expert witness and Treaty of Waitangi settlement.
John is regarded as a leading valuation practitioner in New Zealand by business leaders and his peers. He has been a member of the New Zealand Institute of Valuers (now PINZ) for over 30 years and was a Harcourt prize recipient in 2004. He has served the profession as National President (1997/98), Chairman of the Valuation and Property Standards Board (1996-2009), New Zealand representative on the International Valuation Standards Committee (10 years) and Chairman of the International Valuation Standards Board (7 years).
John operates nationally and plays a leading role within a number of our specialist valuation practice areas including infrastructure, viticulture, dairy, pastoral and forestry.
Ed has over 20 years’ experience in property valuation and agribusiness throughout New Zealand. He is based in Christchurch and travels regularly to the regions. Prior to joining the Colliers International Rural and Agribusiness valuation team he was a senior valuer and business manager of a valuation firm in Central Otago which covered the lower South Island and spent four years as a farm manager on a sheep and beef farm in the Wakatipu Basin. Ed has also practiced as a valuer in Nelson/Tasman, Wellington and the Wairarapa.
Ed has agricultural and forestry interests in the lower North Island, completed the Kellogs Rural Leadership Programme in 2010 and obtained a Master of Property Studies degree in 2015. He has broad property related experience in both urban and rural sectors focusing more recently on specialized rural and commercial assets and the impact of nutrient regulation on land values.
Having spent a good portion of his career in agribusiness and partnering with rural businesses around New Zealand, Ed understands the challenges of the rural sector in changing current economic and political climates, and appreciates our clients need for quality specialist property advice.
Praveen has over 20 years property valuation experience and is based in our Christchurch office. Between 1995 and 2004 he worked as a valuer for Quotable Value based in both Nelson and Christchurch – during that time he held the role of National Project Manager Asset Valuation.
Since 2004, his work for the firm has encompassed a wide variety of assignments including; injurious affection valuations arising from road transportation and electricity supply works, scenario option modeling, specialised asset valuations including airports, ports and tertiary institutions, valuations for insurance and statutory reporting purposes and valuation project management.
Praveen’s infrastructure experience includes; valuation of land and buildings for insurance and financial disclosure purposes for both Christchurch International Airport and Port Eastland, land acquisition and compensation valuations for the Christchurch City Council Northern Arterial, compensation assessments for special amenity value and enterprise value for Crown agencies taking property under the Public Works Act 1981 and compensation for easement property interests acquired by Transpower.
Praveen also undertakes large-scale land subdivision DCF valuations for our corporate land development clients.
Praveen offers our clients excellent technical skills, a sound understanding of the public sector and relevant infrastructure legislation and he plays a key role in the firm’s infrastructure team and our technical peer review process. Praveen is based in our Christchurch office and undertakes work nationally.
Tim holds a strong interest in the land market and factors influencing land value. With his family he owns an irrigated, intensive stock and cropping property in the Hurunui Water Project (HWP) command area. He is a member of the HWP Farmer Liason Committee and chairs a farmer HWP working group. Farm ownership and irrigation involvement means Tim has a strong understanding of a range of land uses and irrigation, two key factors influencing value. Prior to starting work for Colliers Tim had 25 years agribusiness banking experience in the North and South Islands working in relationship management, business development and senior leadership roles. Tim completed and peer reviewed valuation reports in his banking roles. Farm ownership, agribusiness banking and prior valuation experience means Tim brings an understanding of farming, agribusiness banking and valuation experience as well as established rural networks to the Colliers team.
Ryan joined Crighton Anderson Property and Infrastructure (now trading as Colliers International) in early 2014 after relocating to Christchurch from Warkworth. Prior to joining the firm, Ryan worked for one of Auckland’s largest valuation firms gaining valuable experience in a diverse range of property types including coastal, lifestyle and residential land throughout North Auckland’s rapidly expanding Rodney district giving him a sound base understanding as a valuer.
Following his shift south at the end of 2013, Ryan has been working as part of our largest team based in Canterbury, working collaboratively in a variety of valuation fields. His focus is predominantly on rural property from North Canterbury to North Otago and includes a mix of large corporate dairy portfolio work through to smaller pastoral landholdings, however, he also regularly takes part in compensation, advisory and specialist valuation work.
Ryan grew up on a beef farm in Matakana, Rodney and has also spent time working on a dairy unit in Northland. His passion for property, particularly that of properties within the rural and primary sector is strong and he has a keen interest in further developing his knowledge to ensure our clientele are receiving quality well researched property valuation and advisory services.
Kate completed her B. Com. Ag majoring in Agricultural Management and Rural Valuation from Lincoln University in 2015.
Growing up on an extensive sheep and beef property in Southland has given Kate invaluable hands on experience and understanding of the primary sector. Kate has always had a passion for property and the rural sector and is now working towards becoming a fully registered valuer.
Kate began working as Research Analyst at the Colliers Rural Valuation division in Christchurch in 2016.
Rachel has 15 years experience working alongside our valuers developing systems to complement our clients’ project requirements. The systems are typically required for infrastructure asset valuations and multi-property longitudinal compensation or general valuation assignments.
Large projects invariably imply high volumes of information and modeling therefore requires robust databases. Depending on the scale of the work, Rachel’s skills in Sequel Server, Access and Excel are applied in developing a model that can be used either in-house by CAPI or directly by our clients. Changes to infrastructure legislation have increased the compliance requirements for our clients. CAPI acts as agent for several clients and Rachel’s knowledge enables us to create efficient systems to meet complex compliance or legislative demands. Such systems include ODRC valuations for rating purposes, monitoring local authorities rating changes and preparing and managing submissions on behalf of clients to minimise compliance costs.
Rachel’s skills are also used widely throughout the firm for internal systems and quality control.
Samantha has experience in valuation of retirement villages and aged care facilities located throughout New Zealand since joining Colliers in 2009, and has sound working knowledge of the industry and of the profitability and values pertaining to Care Facilities and Retirement Villages, and the details of sales of these facilities. Samantha is actively involved on a daily basis in valuations of these specialist business/property entities for mortgage security, sale/acquisition and general valuation purposes.
John entered private practice as a valuer in 2006, gaining registration in 2009. He joined Colliers in June 2018, prior to which he held a position as associate director of valuations at CB Richard Ellis.
John has historically undertaken a range of commercial property valuations, however now more commonly completes valuations in relation to specialist property types.
Areas of particular expertise include tourism and leisure assets, visitor accommodation (hotels, motels, holiday parks. lodges and hostels), childcare, self-storage and various other specialist going concern categories. He regularly travels throughout the South Island in the course of his work.
Types of valuations commonly undertaken by John include:
· Market Valuation assignments for due diligence, disposal, secured lending, financial reporting, compensation;
· Rental Valuations and subsequent dispute resolution
· Replacement Insurance Valuations
· General Consultancy Advice
John is a panel valuer for all major banks.
Scott was welcomed to Colliers International as an Associate Director in the Valuation & Advisory Services team in mid 2018 being an accomplished Registered Valuer with a dedicated field of practice concentrated on the commercial market sectors within Christchurch, wider Canterbury and South Island regions.
Scott’s depth of experience in the property market extends nearly 20 years with broad expertise in industrial, office, retail and specialized use properties such as cold stores, food manufacturing and medical facilities.
Advice offered by Scott includes, sale & acquisition due diligence, valuations for mortgage security and financial reporting, rental reviews and subsequent dispute resolutions, replacement insurance valuations with vast experience in pre-loss market indemnity scenario's and general property consultancy.
Scott is an accepted Panel Valuer for the major NZ banking institutions.
Additional experience includes expert witness roles before the High Court, the Environment Court and the Independent Hearings Panel on matters regarding the Christchurch Replacement District Plan.
Marius has a broad range of experience in many areas of the valuation profession specialising in commercial and industrial valuation and consultancy advice primarily within Christchurch however also other major metropolitan areas of the South Island.
Marius has had considerable involvement in market rental valuations and portfolio work together with feasibility consultancy. This is principally across the industrial, office, retail and land development sectors.
This has included numerous assignments for both industrial and residential land development from a feasibility and market valuation perspective.
Marius on occasion is asked to act as a sole arbitrator/umpire in rental disputes.