About us

With over 90 years of experience, we understand what makes Auckland and Northland so unique. From our white sandy beaches, to our wild west coast and the hustle and bustle of the CBD, we know our communities inside and out, and we love them.

Who we are

  • Family owned and run - still run by the Barfoot & Thompson families
  • Over 90 years experience 
  • Auckland and Northland specialists 
  • New Zealand’s largest privately owned real estate company 
  • A team of over 1400 residential and commercial salespeople 
  • Supporters of our local community

What we do

  • Every day, 1 in 3 Auckland homes are sold by us
  • Experts in all real estate services - residential, commercial, rural and lifestyle
  • Professional property management services
  • Dedicated Body Corporate team
  • Our Projects team provides specialised services and marketing for project developments

Our awards

  • In July 2015, for the second year in a row, we won Large Real Estate Agency of the Year at the 2015 Real Estate Institute Awards for Excellence event.

  • In May 2015, we were internationally recognised with a trifecta of awards at the Asia Pacific Property Awards Summit in Kuala Lumpur, including Best Real Estate Agency New Zealand (for the second year in a row), Best Letting Agency New Zealand and Best Real Estate Agency Marketing New Zealand.

  • In April 2015, we won the Reader's Digest Quality Service Award for providing exceptional service to our customers, as voted for by the New Zealand public. Read the news story.
Asia Pacific Property Awards Winner 2015-2016

What makes us different

Our track record

We sell around one in three of homes sold by real estate agents in Auckland.

Our team

We have over 1400 salespeople and 67 branches across Auckland and Northland.

Our local knowledge

We know our communities inside and out.

Our family values

We focus on customer service and getting the best results for you.

Our history

We have over 90 years experience in the industry and the Auckland market.

2015 Reader
2015 REINZ Awards for Excellence - Winner