Wellington, the capital of New Zealand, is able to mix urban experiences with outdoor activities because of its unique natural settings amid green hills and ocean. Many visitors enjoy the Wellington area so much, they decide to stay on and look into buying property in Wellington.
Because Wellington is a city of 370,000, it has great shopping, trendy and traditional cuisine choices, and reliable and available transportation. Wellington also offers cultural opportunities, such as Ballet, theatre, The New Zealand Symphony Orchestra along with other musical performances, and the interactive Museum of New Zealand. For urban walking, the waterfront area which surrounds the spectacular harbour has elegant landscaping along its delightful promenade.
However, just a few miles outside of Wellington, the country life exists. Along the western coastline is the Kaptiti coast, which offers lovely sunset views of Kaptiti Island, the famous bird sanctuary, and the ocean. The warm climate and luxurious amenities appeal to retirees and vacationers alike.
North of the city is the Hutt Valley, which is surrounded by lush green hills. Outdoor activities abound, such as hiking and mountain biking trails winding through the bush and along the coastline. Also for motoring enthusiasts, there are plenty of four-wheel drive tracks to explore the countryside. For a more relaxed outdoor experience, great fishing holes are plentiful and plenty of groomed golf courses.
Wellington offers a well balanced mix of urban and country experiences. It is understandable why people want to live in Wellington. If you are interested in finding property, we can supply finances for property in Wellington. Don’t wait; make your dream of the living in Wellington a reality.
Wellington Main Centres:
Wellington city-urban experiences
Porirua - a major retail and business centre
Hutt Valley – out door activities in the Rimutaka hills
Kapiti Coast – ocean views
Mary has also helped many Ex Pat New Zealanders returning to New Zealand after COVID 19 outbreak.
Mary has many happy clients.
Mary O’Brien established New Zealand Mortgage Solutions in Australia in 2006. Her initial aim was to assist New Zealanders and immigrants to bring their deposit and stamp duty/set-up costs into Australia to purchase their Australian house. Since then she has helped numerous Australian and international residents to invest in New Zealand by obtaining finance for them from a selection of 21 New Zealand banks financial institutions. Her clients have ranged from first home buyers, ex-pat Kiwis purchasing in NZ, first investment property buyers and people planning their long term New Zealand retirement location, to those diversifying their investment portfolio, lifestyle purchasers and commercial property investors, as well as those refinancing existing New Zealand mortgages for a better rate, bank or home improvements to their NZ properties.
Mary is New Zealand-born and was a Finance Specialist in Auckland with her own New Zealand company, Professional Investments Limited. This was formed in 1999, four years before she moved to Sydney, Australia. She continues to work with her New Zealand, Australian and worldwide clients. Mary has her own Australian finance broking company Downunder Mortgages Pty Ltd and Southern Cross Professional Investments Pty Ltd. She has been accredited with 35 Australian lenders since 2003.
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