Open doors to your future

Our name and reputation have been built over more than 95 years. No matter which part of the real estate industry you work in, we will open doors for you.

Our solid standing in the industry is a solid foundation to build your career upon!

Professional research on our brand consistently demonstrates we are the most recognised, trusted and preferred real estate brand in Auckland and Northland and that we’re more likely to get repeat business too. (TRA Oct 17).

True leadership you can rely on

Our strategy and vision are designed and executed by a high achieving executive leadership team who seek active consultation with our network of people. This is all done with a finger on the pulse of the market and unmatched knowledge of trends and statistics. Meet our leadership team.

Get real support from our expert Support
Centre team

Auction expertise

You will have access to free auction services and our team of highly experienced auctioneers at well-equipped high-tech auction venues across Auckland and Northland.  We also have the resources for professional on-site auctions.

Ongoing training for success

An experienced in-house training team covers all aspects of real estate industry, soft skills and systems training, at no cost to you. Whether you are new to the industry or a seasoned professional our training team can always offers  valuable new insights that you can leverage to succeed.

Find out about our Sales training

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Meet our training team

Industry leading technology and systems

The investments we make in IT systems and including mobile tools are a critical part of our vision for the future. Our expert in-house IT team supports our industry leading technology and data strategies. Our Service Desk is available to support you with our systems by phone, email, live chat and in-person at our Support Centre. Our mobile app continues to lead the way in enabling our people to work on the go, putting information at your fingertips when it’s most needed.


We have tools in place to help you create quality personal marketing that leverages the strength of our brand quickly and professionally. Brand and property marketing strategies are executed at brand and local level by a team that’s highly skilled in communications, social media advertising, copywriting, digital channels, sponsorship and design.  They’re also readily available to you for advice on your personal marketing and branding.

Don’t just join a company, belong to a community

Helping our clients achieve their goals is what we’re all about. And because we’re all part of the communities we and our clients live and work in, our people and social contribution matter to us too.  

We are proud to be part of the local community. Whether sponsoring events, supporting various sports teams, or helping community organisations, the company plays a critical and impassioned part in making Auckland and Northland a great place to work and live. 

We’re passionate about fundraising for the Starship Foundation and getting involved with events like the Santa Parade and Auckland Lantern Festival. You’ll have opportunities to join your colleagues and get involved in sponsorships and events in local branch communities.

When you join Barfoot & Thompson, we want you to be the best you can be, so we offer a range of benefits including free wellness checks every two years, discounted memberships to fitness facilities and opportunities for personal development.

Find out how we support our communities.

Commitment to diversity

We celebrate the diverse population of Auckland and Northland and our 1,500+ salespeople and hundreds of support staff reflect the multicultural community.  Collectively, our employees speak over 45 languages and come from all walks of life and backgrounds. We are proud to serve a vastly varied customer base with our ethnically diverse expertise.

Our values define who we are

Our values - people

We may deal in property but our business is about people.  This means our people who work for us, our customers and our communities.

Our values - family

Family shapes who we are and what we do. Whether people are buying, selling or renting, it is all about family in the end.

Our values - community

It's important to make the place we live a better place to live. We support everything from sports to arts to cultural events across Auckland and Northland.

Our values - diversity

Our customers are diverse and so are we and we speak over 40 different languages, just like our customers