Press

In 2017 Business South publication ran a great article on Oakwood Properties long term view and plan to grow and strengthen our portfolio:

With Dunedin winning Chorus' national 'Gigatown' competition in late 2014, Oakwood got involved early on to ensure our properties were providing ultrafast broadband to our Dunedin tenants. Chorus liked our 'smart buildings' idea so much they chose us as a case study:

  • Oct 2015 https://blog.chorus.co.nz/smart-buildings-a-reality-for-oakwood-properties/

Since the earthquakes introduced new standards of earthquake strengthening, Oakwood has been leading the charge to get our properties up to the new requirements:

Blackwell Motors was affected by the Christchurch earthquakes and was forced to relocate to the outer edges of the city. In 2014 Oakwood Properties was excited to acquire a new site on Moorhouse Ave in central Christchurch for a brand new Blackwells dealership:

In 2012 after the Christchurch earthquakes the historic Carlton Hotel was severely damaged. Oakwood’s reinvention of this iconic and much-loved hotel began shortly after: 

In 2008 the previous site for Scott Technologies was redeveloped into Oakwood House, the head office of Oakwood Properties Ltd. The following articles journal this development: