The Otaika Shopping Centre in Whangarei (pictured) has been sold in Bayleys’ Total Property auction series, and a Bank St building in the centre of the city has also been sold.
38 Bank St:
Features: 144m² central cbd site, 382m² commercial building comprising ground-floor retail space & first-floor offices & storage, full glass frontage to a busy intersection
Outcome: sold with vacant possession for $1.15 million + gst
Agents: Jan Hutcheson & Neil Campbell
Otaika Shopping Centre:
Features: 2799m2 site on State Highway 1 at southern entrance to Whangarei, 1270m2 fully leased convenience retail complex built in the 1960s and expanded in the 1970s with 60 parking spaces; 8 tenancies with 5 10-year leases running until 2027-2028
Rent: $260,534/year net + gst
Outcome: sold at auction for $3.81 million + gst at a 6.84% yield
Agents: John Haselden & Neil Campbell
Attribution: Company release.