The Power of Property

Property is New Zealand's largest industry has a direct impact on GDP of $41.2 billion is the nation's fourth largest employer is a catalyst for community creates spaces for Kiwis to live, work and play

Property is New Zealand’s largest industry, making up 15% of economic activity.

As a sector, we employ 9% of New Zealand’s workforce and contribute over $41.2 billion to GDP (and growing!).

Property Council New Zealand is the one organisation that collectively champions property, bringing together members from all corners of the property eco system to advocate for reduced red tape that enables development.

Our members shape the cities and spaces where New Zealanders live, work, play and shop.

Together, shaping cities where communities thrive.

Upcoming Events

The Developer’s Breakfast

MEMBER-ONLY EVENT   Hosted by Property Council’s South Island Regional Committee, this exclusive breakfast panel will give you an exclusive view of the obstacles, wins and losses of the Christchurch

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Dunedin Market Outlook

MEMBER-ONLY EVENT   Keep your finger on the market pulse as two renowned industry leaders, Michael Gordon, Acting Chief Economist, Westpac New Zealand and Joe Chapman, Director – Registered Valuer, Colliers, share

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Residential Development Summit 2023

Tickets on sale now!   New Zealand’s premier residential development forum will return to Tāmaki Makaurau on Thursday 9 March, with leaders from the large-scale residential development sector brought together

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Together, shaping cities where communities thrive

Property Council is the leading advocate for New Zealand’s largest industry – property.

Each year, we canvas our members to craft our annual advocacy priorities. These priorities form the foundation of all the work we do, both nationally and in the regions.

In 2022/23 these priorities are grouped under five key workstreams:

  1. Enable thriving cities and infrastructure
  2. Reform the planning system
  3. Deliver housing that enhances communities
  4. Adopt fairer regulation and tax settings
  5. Improve sustainability and resilience

Property Council's work on advocating for the reinstatement of depreciation on commercial buildings added over $2 billion dollars to the balance sheet of Kiwi property owners. The power of a collective voice is undeniable.

Scott Pritchard

CEO, Precinct Properties

PCNZ makes sure that we've got the right environment in which developers, property owners and consultants can create communities and build cities. I love being part of this organisation.

Gerard Earl

National Director, Corporate Solutions, Colliers

Nothing Property Council advocates for is in a vacuum or in the abstract. Everything is about the members, it's about property, it's about space. The credibility of that voice comes from the breadth of its membership and its national reach.

James Riddoch

Partner, Greenwood Roche

One of the things I love about Property Council is that it's not just a single group within the industry, it's a really good mix. This balance ensures you get a range of viewpoints, expertise and opinion.

Andrew Hay

GM, Commercial & industrial, Stride Property

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City Shaper: Aaron Hockly

An indirect journey from law to property has led Aaron Hockly to a role that combines his property law experience with his passion for healthcare and infrastructure. As the Fund

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Be part of something powerful

Property Council’s members are the movers and shakers of the industry; property owners, developers, investors and professionals who create, construct, own and manage spaces for communities to thrive.

Our members invest in Property Council because we champion a thriving property industry that creates jobs, opportunities for growth and shapes cities that are future-proofed and functional.

Industry voice

We advocate on your behalf on issues that are important to your business, promoting the importance of the property sector via a powerful collective voice.

Inside knowledge

Gain unparalleled access to our team of policy experts, sharing your views and gaining inside knowledge as we champion the issues that matter.

Member directory

Get to know who's who by accessing and joining our online Member Directory, listing all member companies and their key contact person.

Company membership

Membership benefits are extended to your entire team, so everyone can upskill, build their network and engage together.

Exclusive access and discounts

Exclusive invitations to member-only events and content with discounts to national conferences and seminars.

Networking that delivers

We deliver 80+ live and virtual events every year, giving your team access to a broad range of property professionals across all disciplines.

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