Property Matters

Frank is an expert in property matters. He:

1 Has extensive experience as a successful property investor
2 Has lectured in property matters at Massey University
3 Is a property mediator and arbitrator.

Want to stay informed?

Sign up to our email newsletter to receive regular commentaries on property and the economy by Frank Newman, author and property expert.

Thank you for signing up for our regular emails.

Please check your email now and click the confirmation link to activate your subscription.

Want to talk to Frank?

Call him on 094343 836 or 021 718 478

Property Division

This division is managed by Frank Newman, the co-founder of the Smart Business Centre Group.

He has extensive experience in property matters: as a successful property investor, part-time lecturer in property investment at Massey University, and has a mediator and arbitrator specialising in ground lease matters. Frank has written various books on property investment.

The services we offer include:

  • Property investment analysis
  • Portfolio reviews
  • The preparation of financing proposals
  • Dispute resolution. (Frank is a Court approved arbitrator and regularly engaged by lessees to resolve ground lease settlements.)


Property is a numbers game, and Frank’s ivalue will give you the numbers you need to make smart investment decisions.

It will show  the maximum price you should pay for a property, the expected return, and cash flow forecast.

It does much more than take recent comparable sales into account. It includes the other factors critical to your investment decision:  interest rates, capital improvements to the property, expected rental income, property outgoings, and how you intend to finance the purchase.

This is why an ivalue is so necessary for property investors.

An ivalue will give you critical information necessary to make wise property investment decisions or reviewing an existing investment or portfolio.

Our motto is:

“Improving lives through business success”

We strive to deliver the very highest levels of service to our clients.

Your feedback helps us to achieve that.

We would appreciate your comments.

Tell us what you think

Latest Property Matters ArticlesView All

Auckland turns down and OCR unchanged

Three years after the tide turned on Auckland house prices, the headlines are finally... Read More

The pros and cons of short-stay rentals

In previous columns I have mentioned the rapid growth in short term rentals, and the... Read More

Our Locations

View All

Smart Business Accounting

Cloud accounting

Contact Frank

Phone: 021 718 478

[email protected]

Auckland Accountants

Phone 09 4344 224
Mobile 021 718 478

email [email protected]

Client enquiry

About us

PO Box 984, Whangarei 0140

Ph 09 4343 836 or 021 718 478
Fax 09 4344 224

email [email protected]