John Arends

Southern Tararua Specialists.

John Arends has been dominating rural real estate in the Southern Tararua district since July 2002. In his first year in the industry John was awarded the coveted Property Brokers ‘Rookie of the Year’ award and he is now a member of the $75 Million Club.

With a straight up and honest attitude to business John is respected in the industry for being someone who gets things done. As part of a team of experts selling rural and lifestyle properties, John brings to the table his excellent negotiating skills, subdivision expertise, sound knowledge of the detail of properties and boundaries, relationships with the local farming community and supporting infrastructure.

Virtually all his life has been spent in the Tararua district. John was raised on a dairy farm just north of Eketahuna and then moved into a career in agricultural flying - both locally and overseas. John is now a father to three girls and lives on a lifestyle block with his wife in what he describes as “the greatest agricultural district of New Zealand”.

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Waimiro 561 ha

Situated on Pahiatua Pongaroa Road. 6kms west of the township of Pongaroa and under 40 minutes drive to Pahiatua. Waimiro is a sheep and beef breeding/finishing property running in excess of ...


Ohawe Trust 174 ha*

Ohawe is well located being 5kms south of Woodville and under 30 minutes drive to Palmerston North. Compromising 125 ha of flat superior soil types has resulted in excellent production history ...


Blank canvas opportunity - 78 ha subject to survey

Centrally located between the Dannevirke and Woodville townships, just 10kms off SH2, this property provides an excellent opportunity to enter the rural market. Rectangular in shape, the ...


Support or Finishing-50 ha

This ideal bareland property located 6kms kms North of Pahiatua at Mangatainoka with good improvements that include cattle yards, reticulated water and three bay implement shed. The property ...


At home with nature

Create your own lifestyle, weekender or bolt hole. Located just 13 kms from Pahiatua this 4502m2 property has had a school room relocated with an extensive deck added for outdoor living ...


Kopikopiko Rd

This summer safe 80.9371ha dairy unit in an area providing outdoor recreational activities creates a great opportunity for first farm buyers or as an outstanding dairy support or beef finishing ...


Clover Pastures 107 ha

Flat and fertile, Clover Pastures is situated in a sought after location being 10kms south of Pahiatua and under 40 minutes drive to either Palmerston North or Masterton. 99 ha of effective ...


Lifestyle block in town

1.5876 ha (3.9 acres) of bare land in a fantastic location awaits your input to build your dream home. Located over the road from the primary school, the supermarket and town amenities are only ...


Birchwood - 282 ha

Birchwood Dairy Ltd is located in the summer moist district of Kakariki 23 km south of Pahiatua. The well presented 282 ha farm in 10 titles has an effective flat dairy platform of 216 ha with ...


Start or support - 47 ha

This ideal first farm opportunity well located just 6kms north of Eketahuna and under 20 minutes drive south of Pahiatua. Currently utilised as winter grazing and beef finishing. Approximately ...


Best views in town

Set overlooking Pahiatua with commanding views of the town, and has unparalleled views for virtually 360 degrees making this an ideal spot to build your dream home. Set on 1 hectare, some of ...


Contour, Soils and Location-22 ha

This ideal flat land property currently utilised for bull finishing and supplement harvesting is centrally located at Mangatainoka. Virtually all flat on two terraces and featuring excellent ...


Make this lifestyle property yours

Perfect little lifestyle block for the growing family who might like a pony and some sheep. The home is a 60's weatherboard, set on a total of 2.6363 ha of land divided into 4 paddocks with ...


17 Newman Road

This home is quite original, with some quaint features. There is a large single internal garage with large covered area connecting to a good sized modern garage/workshop. • Two bedrooms • ...


Estate sale - 49/51 Bright Street

If you're a handy person or just wanting a project. This property may just be what you've been looking for. 3642sqm section with another separate title section next door 3642sqm adds to the ...


Alfredton finishing property

This 466ha (sts) property has been farmed as part of a larger entity for the last 14 years. Significant capital expenditure has been invested in fertiliser, fencing and drainage with the ...


Lifestyle gem

• 2.4282 ha (6 acres) of prime land in 9 paddocks • 3 double bedroom plus office home • Open dining/lounge plus 2 conservatories • Character bay windows, wood features and plaster ...


Grazing with location

This 141 ha grazing unit at the end of the road is situated only 6kms east of Woodville. With approximately 120 ha effective and 6-8 ha mowable there is also great natural water provided by ...


TE KOWHAI - 57ha

Te Kowhai, well located beside the iconic Tui Brewery and within 30 minutes' drive to Palmerston North, this flat to undulating property is sure to appeal. The property is fenced into 16 ...


Otawhao Station

Located east of Woodville in the renowned Kumeroa farming district, iconic Otawhao Station is one of the most productive sheep and cattle properties to be offered for sale in the lower North ...

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