Chris Gollins
Chris Gollins

Chris is almost better known in Wellington as a former journalist in radio and television. He left the media in 1986 to work with NZ icon Sir Robert (Bob) Jones at Robt. Jones Investments as that company’s Property Manager, with responsibility for NZ, Australia, Canada & the USA. This laid the foundation for his knowledge of commercial property in all facets. He and Sir Robert remain close friends and fish together regularly. Chris catches the bigger ones.

He has been in Agency since 1988, principally at Colliers International. He has been Colliers top producing broker in NZ and has attended Colliers training in Baltimore and Prague. He has served two terms as President of the Property Council of NZ (Wellington branch) and two terms as President of the Porirua City Chamber of Commerce. He was a founder of North Wellington Life Education Trust and is a member of the Rotary Club of Wellington. In 2015 he launched Gollins Commercial Ltd to provide enhanced agency services through exceptional service and marketing. He is passionate about his company exceeding client’s expectations.

Chris’s greatest strength is innovation. He has conceived of many transactions and developments, firstly recognising an opportunity, identifying a location then convincing investors, vendors, local authorities etc.

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Deep in the heart of Greytown - commercial or residential

102 Main, Greytown, Wairarapa

698m² development site - zoned commercialSWDC say could be residential with consentRV $245,000.00Tenders close: 12pm Thursday, August 27th 2020If you have any questions or would like to make a time to view this property, please contact Chris Gollins on 021 422 227 email [email protected]

Food processing factory

11 Main Road South, Levin

Previously Levin Eels, this superb 1990's food processing factory is now available for lease with the term negotiable.Licensed by MPI to step 6 accreditation.Blast freezer 114m² / processing room 212m²Chiller - processing 102m² / live tank room (now available for processing) 240m² / Dispatch - delivery 140m²Freezer panel construction, built 1990-97.Asking price $98,000 gross plus GST.
$98,000 Per Annum

Character office space - refurbished

109 Chapel Street, Masterton, Masterton

Absolutely unique in the Wairarapa, the former Masterton Masonic Lodge premises totally refurbished in 2020.  New lunchroom, toilets and with the addition of an east facing deck.These first-floor offices with separate access, extra wide stairs and an ideal reception, lobby area will create real ‘presence’ for professional tenants.  Start-up terms available.Gross rental $210.

Almost ready for business

6 Edwin Feist Place, Masterton


Affordable vineyard / winery leased to heavyweight

340 Gladstone Road, Carterton, Wairarapa

A viticulture investment that stands apart from others.Gladstone Vineyard – vines / winery / tasting room / apartment and restaurant – has been leased since December 2018 to a partnership between Hong Kong’s Odyssey Capital (Asia’s lending alternative asset manager) and Australia’s Flying Winemaker Holdings Limited.  Gladstone is an organic vineyard.

More Than a Billboard

55 High Street South, Carterton, Wairarapa

You decide: Consulting Rooms, Office or Retail.Anyone who shops at New World supermarket in Carterton will be aware of this high profilesite directly opposite, on State Highway 2 next to the Fire Station.Although previously consulting rooms for Back in Action, with a minimal fit-out, the layoutcould be reconfigured as a professional office, or as a retail location.

Storage or Depot

9 Pakihi Road, Waingawa, Wairarapa

Fenced, hard filled yard with storage.Although this address is Carteron, The Waingawa Industrial Park lies two km's to the south of Masterton Township, and utility services are provided by the Masterton District Council.Waingawa Industrial Park is dominated by the timber and transport industries, and provides a rail siding for the loading of export logs.

Retail in The Hub

78 Main Street, Greytown, Wairarapa

8 Main Street, also known as The Hubb, was developed in 2016 and has a balance of retail, café and office space. The attractive spacious forecourt, with shade trees and seating, draws retail pedestrians from Main Street while car parking is accessed from West Street.Retail spaces of this size with parking, are rare within Greytown’s historic precinct.

Profile, Past Success and Passing Purchasers

253 Wakefileld Street, Wellington Central, Wellington

Previously the very successful "Harry's" shop.Available only through retirement of Harry's owner.This is definately a proven location for fashion retail at a fraction of central city rental.$56,250.00 pa net plus GSTIf you have any questions or would like to make a time to view this property, please contact Chris Gollins on 021 422 227 email [email protected]

Huge Column Free Space

43 Ngaumutawa Road, Masterton

Features;6,000m² warehouse and officeUp to 9m clear stud heightAt least 2ha vacant land availableAll terms by negotiationIf you have any questions or would like to make a time to view this property, please contact Lawrence Cheetham on 027 463 4144 email [email protected] or Chris Gollins on 021 422 227 email [email protected]

Without Equal in the Capital

15 Walter Street, Te Aro, Wellington

Features;Up to 4,500m2$350m2 plus GSTStructural upgrade to 100% NBS in 2016Up to 60 car parks availableLarge floor plates of up to 1,700m²Just 30 seconds to or from SH1 - Wellington urban motorwayAccess from Walter, Vivian or Abel Smith Street.

Upper Hutt's hot spot

119 Main Street, Upper Hutt

Fully leased to a strong iconic local retailer in the heart of a fast recovering Upper Hutt city centre.$80,000.00 p.a. fully net leaseCurrent lease is up for renewal in December 2023 with renewals to 2032Locked in rental growthCustomer access from front and rear car parksR.V.

BIG Profile Here

215 High Street, Masterton, Masterton

Development opportunityLand area 1,721m² – buildings 500m²Great corner presence on SH2South Belt is access to Hood AerodromeIf you have any questions or would like to make a time to view this property, please contact Lawrence Cheetham on 027 463 4144 email [email protected] or Chris Gollins on 021 422 227 email [email protected]

Food Processing Factory - Levin

11 Main Road South, Levin

Vacant possession of a superb 1990’s food processing factory - very rareBuilding 1,010m² - land 1,437m²Formerly Levin Eels - MPI licensedFreezer panel construction, built 1990–97RV $1,020,000If you have any questions or would like to make a time to view this property, please contact Zair Parkes on 027 446 9994 email [email protected] or Chris Gollins on 021 422 227 email [email protected]

Freehold Hotel Investment

23 Clarence Street, Hamilton

Reasons to buySubstantial 50 room hotel complexHigh profile and convenient locationLong lease tenure – 33 years remainingMostly concrete constructionConvenient location – close to the CBD, shops, restaurants and bars for guest convenienceImpressive design and appearance “Trophy Investment”Asking Price $6,950,000.00 (plus GST if any)Rental $438,000.

New 10-Year Lease to Post-Covid Success Story

132 Lincoln Road, Masterton, Masterton

A very rare investment property meeting all the frequently requested criteria of ‘trust investment’; low maintenance; securely leased and with pride of ownership.$240,000.00 fully net p.a.

Long Term Investment in Heartland New Zealand

134 Norman Avenue, Masterton

This is an investment in the industry at the forefront of eradicating the world of disposal plastic – replacing it with wood pulp originated alternatives. The tenant, Renalls has the advantage of a monopoly position within the huge Wairarapa and Poverty Bay forestry industries, producing and transporting wood chips for the pulp mills at Whirinaki, Kawerau and Kinleith.

Design your brand-new layout

188 Chapel Street, Kuripuni, Masterton

A new build sharing presence with Bayley’s Real Estate and Rabobank. While our developer has made every effort to provide the very best lay-out and design for your staff, it is not too late to add your own special requirements. This property is situated in increasingly popular Kuripuni with easy access and ample parking.For lease or for sale.
$54,000 Per Annum

High exposure corner

125 Queen Street, Masterton, Masterton

A quality brand new ground floor retail space for lease. This north facing property, on the sunny side of Queen Street is on one of Masterton’s hottest corners in Central Queen Street. Pedestrian crossings over Queen and Church Streets will lead customers to your door. Rear trade and parking access covered car-park, add to the tenancy.
$58,000 Per Annum
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