About Us

Mission Statement

To add value to our client’s decision making process and ensure that their equity is protected and enhanced.

Why Property Solutions?

The firm name Property Solutions emphasises our broader more integrated approach in dealing with client’s property issues.


The business was established as Burke & Harris in 1985 as a specialist rural valuation and management consultancy firm servicing the Bay of Plenty region. The name was changed to Property Solutions in July 1998 to reflect the broader range of property related services that are provided.

The firm's services include all forms of rural and urban valuations; plant, machinery and chattels and business valuations; property management, purchase and disposal; business planning and financial control.  Consultancy services provided have been financial budgeting, and advice on subdivision and marketing options.

The client base covers the whole Bay of Plenty with clients extending to Rotorua, the Coromandel, Waikato and Opotiki.  Notable corporate clients include NZ Transport Agency, Western Bay of Plenty District Council, Tauranga City Council, TrustPower, Transpower and Ministry of Education.

Consultancy Services

  • Investment analysis and feasibility studies
  • Forecast budgeting and cash flow projections
  • Loan appraisal submissions for financiers
  • Independent analysis and sourcing of finance
  • Property management
  • Property acquisition and disposal
  • Mediation