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There’s always plenty happening here at Kiwi Property – you can view our latest news below.

600 new carparks in time for Christmas

Parking has got a lot easier at Sylvia Park

29 November 2018

Kiwi Property named Australasia's top real estate company in global governance awards

Kiwi Property tops leader board in best practice corporate governance.

12 November 2018

The Aurora Centre receives 'excellent' 5.5 NABERSNZ energy rating

Major redesign of Wellington office complex receives 'excellent' 5.5 NABERSNZ energy rating.

30 October 2018

Kmart to open at Sylvia Park

We are excited to announce Kmart is to open at Sylvia Park.

08 October 2018

Why food is reshaping the modern shopping centre

At Kiwi Property, we’ve been actively addressing the surge in demand for food experiences

21 August 2018

Kiwi Property signs Climate Change Statement

Kiwi Property has today joined more than 60 New Zealand companies to sign the Climate Change Statement and deliver a resounding message to corporate New Zealand and the world

12 July 2018

Sylvia Park gets green light

Kiwi Property has today given the green light to a $223 million 'Galleria' retail expansion of New Zealand's favourite shopping centre.

28 February 2018

30,000 free books for kids

Kiwi Property is encouraging kids to read by giving away 30,000 books.

20 December 2017

Opening of Sylvia Park's The Grove

Auckland foodies have even more reason to celebrate this Christmas with the opening of Sylvia Park’s new dining precinct, The Grove.

14 December 2017

The Majestic Centre's refit wins international award

The seismic upgrade of Wellington Majestic Centre has been recognised at the "Oscars of structural engineering'.

28 November 2017

Farmers to join Sylvia Park

Kiwi Property is pleased to announce that it has secured New Zealand’s leading department store operator, Farmers, to become Sylvia Park’s latest department store.

27 November 2017

Retail Armageddon? Why NZ is not America

Global headlines are purporting the end of bricks and mortar retail.

30 October 2017

Kiwi Property to become NZ's largest solar user

Kiwi Property has bolstered its commitment to renewable energy, signing a Memorandum of Understanding with Meridian Energy, with a view to rolling out New Zealand’s largest combined solar installation across at least four Kiwi Property shopping malls.

27 October 2017

The Majestic Centre tower seismic strengthening project completes

Kiwi Property is pleased to advise that the seismic strengthening works at The Majestic Centre tower have completed, with new lease agreements highlighting the strength of tenant demand for buildings rated ‘low risk’ for seismic performance.

07 March 2017

Further update for Wellington properties

Kiwi Property advises that inspections of its Wellington properties, following earthquake activity earlier today,

14 November 2016

Update of properties following earthquakes

Kiwi Property advises that inspections are currently being undertaken by structural engineers on its Wellington properties: The Majestic Centre, The Aurora Centre and 44 The Terrace in Wellington, and North City Shopping Centre in Porirua.

14 November 2016

Zara opens its first store in New Zealand at Auckland's Sylvia Park

Auckland, New Zealand (06 October 2016) Today, Zara opens the doors of its first store in New Zealand at Auckland's Sylvia Park Shopping Centre. The store has a total space of 2,552 square metres spread seamlessly over one

06 October 2016

H&M's first New Zealand store is finally here!

Today, October 1st 2016, more than 1,000 shoppers eagerly awaited the moment when H & M, Hennes & Mauritz AB (H&M) – one of the world’s largest fashion retailers – opened its doors to the general public for the very first time in New Zealand at Sylvia Park Shopping Centre.

01 October 2016

Sylvia Park office development

Kiwi Property is pleased to announce that it has secured IAG New Zealand (IAG) as an anchor tenant for a new $80 million office tower to be constructed at Sylvia Park Shopping Centre.

17 August 2016

Refurbished ' The Aurora Centre' welcomes historic 1970s artwork

Kiwi Property will today unveil the new-look Aurora Centre at 56 The Terrace, following a $72 million refurbishment to accommodate the Ministry of Social Development on a new 18-year lease

02 August 2016

Executive appointment - GM Commercial

Kiwi Property is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Holloway to the position of GM Commercial.

08 July 2016

Sale of Centre Place South is unconditional

Kiwi Property announce that the agreement for the sale of Centre Place South, Hamilton is unconditional.

22 June 2016

Kiwi Property ownership in The Base shopping centre to remain at 50%

Kiwi Property advises that its offer to acquire 100% of The Base shopping centre at Te Rapa, Hamilton, has not been accepted and that its investment in The Base will therefore proceed by way of a 50:50 joint venture with Waikato-Tainui

16 May 2016

Kiwi Property revamps Vero Centre for tenants

The landmark Vero Centre in Auckland's Shortland Street has just received an extensive upgrade to its main entrance lobby, with owner Kiwi Property delivering an innovative design response to increased tenant demand for break-out meeting spaces.

10 May 2016

Executive appointment - GM Development

Kiwi Property is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Ian Passau to the position of General Manager Development.

03 May 2016

Kiwi Property partners with TVNZ for lifestyle show

New Zealand's largest listed shopping centre owner, Kiwi Property, will make its first foray into television sponsorship, partnering with TVNZ to deliver the fashion and beauty segment in season two of lifestyle programme 'Kiwi Living'.

01 April 2016

Kiwi Property's solar array at Sylvia Park exceeds expectations

New Zealand's largest solar array installation atop Auckland's premier retail destination, Sylvia Park, has exceeded expectations on its first anniversary since installation.

20 January 2016

Zara to open first New Zealand store at Sylvia Park

Kiwi Property today announced that international fashion giant, Zara, will open its first New Zealand store at Sylvia Park,

14 December 2015

Kiwi Property launches augmented reality experience nationwide

Kiwi shoppers are set to escape to a winter wonderland this Christmas,

25 November 2015

The Brickworks ushers in new era of dining at LynnMall

Auckland shoppers have flooded in to LynnMall shopping centre following the opening of The Brickworks

05 November 2015

New Zealand's first H&M store

Kiwi Property announced today that international fashion retailer, H&M,

14 October 2015

Big night out at Sylvia Park

Sylvia Park Shopping Centre will be hosting a Big Night Out In the Park

22 September 2015

Crack the Code at The Plaza

Palmerston North shoppers are being invited to 'Crack the Code'

21 September 2015

Big screens are on the way

Kiwi Property will soon be unveiling a new era of digital media across its shopping centre portfolio

20 August 2015

City Edition

Welcome to the very first issue of 'CITY EDITION', North City's complimentary community newspaper. Our focus is to bring you the latest fashion, food, entertainment and lifestyle inspiration available everyday at the heart of your community, North City.

15 June 2015

Cinemas one step closer at LynnMall

The tower crane soaring above LynnMall has been working flat out

10 June 2015

New stores on their way

We're bringing urban chic to LynnMall with the addition of a new outdoor dining and entertainment precinct, as part of a $39 million redevelopment.

28 May 2015

4.5 star NABERS Energy rating

Kiwi Property has been awarded a 4.5 star 'excellent' NABERSNZ energy rating for 44 The Terrace, reaping the rewards of a 10-year focus on energy efficiency.

27 May 2015

Upgrade underway

Kiwi Property has embarked on a major upgrade of 56 The Terrace - the building will be modernised to an A-grade standard, with building services upgraded, new window systems fitted and office floors refurbished.

27 May 2015

Seismic upgrade

Our seismic upgrade works continue at pace at The Majestic Centre. Two core elements, being the transfer beam and foundation works, are now structurally complete. Innovative solutions have been established and now proven for the key remaining work element, involving the strengthening of individual tower floors.

27 May 2015

New retailers open at ASB North Wharf

Mediterranean fusion restaurant, Levant, and craft beer specialist, Sixteen Tun, have joined the hugely popular dining district hub at ASB North Wharf.

27 May 2015

Space for lease

480 sqm is all that remains available for lease at the Vero Centre until mid-2015 when 650 sqm will be returned with China Construction Bank moving to level 29. Alternatively, for your small office space requirements Servcorp's serviced offices located on level 31 provide 5-star fully furnished executive suites of various sizes (10 sqm to 60 sqm) on flexible lease terms.

27 May 2015

Join our express walk

Northlands Walking Express is a free community walking programme run in Northlands, providing our customers with the chance to socialise and meet new people while keeping active. Join us on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 8am - 9am before the centre opens.

27 May 2015

Check out the NC Club

North City Shopping Centre has the coolest kids club in town - NC Club. Our club is for 5-12 year olds and gives you access to exclusive competitions and prizes. It's free to join and members receive a special membership card.

27 May 2015

Free Wi-Fi

Every visitor to The Plaza can access 30 minutes of free Wi-Fi from their own electronic device. Visit today and connect while you shop.

27 May 2015

Five0 One

The first edition of Five0 One, Centre Place's exclusive magazine has arrived! The title is a play on words from the street address 501 Victoria Street ' check out the latest winter trends and competitions.

27 May 2015

Envy Winter15 is out now

Just because the temperature is dropping it doesn't mean you have to let your fashion game drop too ' check out the latest winter trends in Envy.

19 May 2015