Years of rural property experience, on your side.

Property Advisory are dedicated local experts specialising in rural and agribusiness property valuations. We provide in-depth analysis, strategic advice and accurate valuations to help our clients make well-informed decisions.

We’re passionate about our work, and we genuinely enjoy the problem-solving and creative thinking that each project requires. Every Property Advisory client receives the same level of dedicated service, from straightforward valuations to complex assessments.

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We understand the challenges of the market and equip our customers with the knowledge to drive success.

Local family farm, generational

Tailored, Innovative Solutions

Property Advisory was founded in March 2004 by Paul Mills and Dougal Smith. Our team has grown to include a diverse group of highly skilled property professionals with unique skill sets and expertise. Paul and Dave currently lead the company as Co-Directors.

Over our years in business, we have worked hard to build a reputation for excellent customer service, expert advice, and deep knowledge of the local market. We understand our customers' challenges and provide the analysis and expertise to help them succeed.

We are registered valuers and proud members of the Property Institute of New Zealand and the Land Professionals Mutual Society Incorporated.

The values that drive and inspire our team



We operate with the highest level of integrity and transparency. We provide thorough, commercially sound advice, and hold ourselves accountable to our clients and each other.


People First

People matter to us. We respect the work our clients do and prioritise people over profits. We’re proud to have earned a reputation for outstanding customer service and professionalism.



We aim to constantly learn and grow, and we strive to think outside the box. Our solutions are flexible, innovative, and designed to meet the needs of a changing market.


Solution Focused

We always seek opportunities to add value by delivering tailored solutions that address our client’s individual needs and challenges.


Uncompromising Quality

We take our responsibilities to our clients seriously. We use our unique skills and experience to provide reliable, accurate advice.

Our Process

Understanding Your Goals and Property Details

We take the time to understand our clients’ goals and property/business details to provide valuable strategic advice. We work with a range of primary-sector-based properties offering valuation assessments for sales, mortgages, financial reporting, and investment analysis.

Data Collection and Analysis

We excel at collecting and analysing data, thanks to our skilled and diverse team. Our comprehensive databases across New Zealand, combined with our extensive network of contacts, enable us to provide expert insights. We do the heavy lifting, so you can benefit from our knowledge.

Tailored Valuation Analysis

We use our market expertise to analyse relevant data and provide tailored value benchmarks and analysis. Valuation methods depend on your specific requirements, and we will use our experience to determine the most suitable approach for your situation.

Clear and Customised Reports

We make sure our reports are clear and concise, summarising our analysis and market research for easy comprehension. We also provide customized recommendations based on the results to meet your specific needs. You can trust that our reports will be informative and easy to understand.



From valuations and feasibility analysis to consultancy. Assignments range from valuation work for property acquisitions, through to asset valuation for large portfolios.


We specialise in pastoral assets throughout New Zealand. This includes sheep and beef farms of varying scale, through to high country stations.


Valuations and due diligence work for land acquired for both production forestry, carbon farming, or a mixed harvest model.


We have extensive experience in various projects across New Zealand, including the energy sector, transportation, and irrigation. Our clients benefit from our robust methodology, expertise, and experience.

Specialised Assets

These include businesses such as broiler poultry farms, piggeries, or horticultural assets. With our extensive knowledge and experience, we can provide valuable insights tailored to specific industry needs.

Primary Sector Consultancy

We provide due diligence assessments for a wide range of projects. Our clients benefit from our experience, knowledge and networks.

Our Clients

Find out how we can help you maximise the value of your business and property.

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