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Image of The A-Z of Body Corporates. Free Guide and Webinar

The A-Z of Body Corporates. Free Guide and Webinar

Ockham's second webinar on the fascinating and often unreasonably overlooked subject of body corporates was streamed live on the interweb on Wednesday 29 September. Crockers queen Helen O'Sullivan shared her encyclopedic knowledge of the subject with our own Joss Lewis in The A-Z of Body Corporates.

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Free (and most excellent) downloadable guide to Buying off the Plans

Buying an apartment off the plans can be a little intimidating if you haven’t done it before. Over the years our sales team have met with all number of buyers who are tentative about the process, or want to buy but are unsure about the right next steps. There's a fair bit to wade through: this downloadable guide will help you chart your way.

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Image of Ockham Construction Back in Action. Sales Team at the Ready

Ockham Construction Back in Action. Sales Team at the Ready

Ockham Construction roared back to life today as Tāmaki Makaurau moved to Alert Level Three. Ben Gibbens, Projects Director at Ockham Construction, gives the run-down on the work resuming at Ockham sites around town, noting that after the choppy past 18 months of pandemic interruptions, the team are old hands at alert level transitions. 

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“Battling on as best we can.” What Level 4 means for us

No beating about the kanuka – Level 4 is hard work for everyone. With construction halted and our sales suite shut, it’s less than ideal for the Ockham Nation. In this update, Ockham Construction captain Will Deihl runs the rule over our live sites, while Ockham’s Joss Lewis explains how the sales team are dusting off their Zoom game.

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2021 Photographer of the Year Finalists Announced

Fifty-four finalists from more than 6000 entries – a record – have been selected for New Zealand Geographic’s Photographer of the Year. Over the coming weeks, the citizenry of the internet can vote for their five faves, the most beloved winning the Ockham People’s Choice Award.

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Image of The 12 Apostles: Announcing the 2022 Ockham NZ Book Award Judges

The 12 Apostles: Announcing the 2022 Ockham NZ Book Award Judges

A dozen judges of discernment and distinction - including the rather wonderful Saradha Koirala (pictured) - have been selected to run the rule over next year's Ockhams. Speaking of New Zealand's premier literary awards... entries are now open!

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Arohanui Auckland: Take care, Be Safe

After 168 days of normal(ish), everyday life, we find ourselves back in lockdown. Back to listening to Sir Ashley Bloomfield and the 1 o’clock briefings; back to Zoom, sourdough baking and toilet roll collecting. A quick note to wish our 1.7 million A-Team compatriots all the best over the next little while.

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Koa Flats is a Goer

Two hundred members of the extended Ockham whānau attended Ampersand for the launch of Ockham’s 19th development. The company was delightful, the canapés divine and the cocktails stirred though not shaken. The 14 apartments at the small but mighty Koa Flats were an instant hit.

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