Business North August 2023

84 | Clients like family approach With 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and integrated kitchen and living areas, the show home at 18 Tarata St, Wharenui Rise, is the perfect design for families or individuals who value space, comfort and style. Platinum Homes Central Plateau T T Karen Phelps BUILDING Platinum Homes Central Plateau, which services Rotorua, Whakatane and Taupo, has just opened a brand new show home at 3 Kohekohe Drive in Wharenui Rise, Rotorua. Boasting 227sqm it comprises four bedrooms, two bathrooms and a separate lounge. It offers a portico for indoor/outdoor living and expansive decks. Clad in white brick with Linea Oblique the home has a contemporary beach feel. Based on the Platinum Homes Totara plan, it has been adjusted to suit the site and offer a point of difference. “The home really showcases our quality and what can be achieved on a mid-range budget,” says Malcolm Macdougall, one of the franchise owners. Wharenui Rise is being undertaken by Ngāti Whakaue Tribal Lands. The development will take place in three stages with 52 sections in stage one and 84 sections in stage two providing a consistent flow of land to build on to the Rotorua housing market. Platinum Homes Central Plateau is offering a range of house and land packages in stage two. It has already completed a number of houses in stage one. “It’s a nice family subdivision with a great location,” says Malcolm. “Stage one sold out quickly.” Section sizes range from around 500sqm to 600sqm. All come with concept plans but people can adjust these or undertake a complete design and build. Interested purchasers can get in touch directly with Platinum Homes Central Plateau. Malcolm and Deanna took over Platinum Homes Central Plateau in 2016. Malcolm is a builder and joiner by trade and has around 20 years experience with Deanna leading the administration side of the business. It is a family owned and operated business with Malcolm’s sister Jamie, a New Home Consultant and Malcolm and Deanna’s daughter Tayla providing construction support and project management. “Clients appreciate the family approach our team offers,” says Malcolm. “Nothing’s a problem and we go above and beyond to make sure we’re delivering what people want. “We all work well together and have great communication and that is reflected in the experience the clients receive. Being family owned and operated we can offer stability, reliability and consistency. This also comes through with Platinum Homes as that feels like a family as well with all the other licensees and head office.” He says that with a track record that spans over 3450 new home builds for Kiwis across New Zealand Platinum Homes has developed strong relationships with suppliers and certified builders. “This means clients know that their new home is being built by licensed builders who are the best at what they do and are working to a high standard,” he says. “Platinum Homes stand behind every new build, which comes with an a 10 year Master Build Warranty to give people complete confidence.” The experienced Platinum Homes Central Plateau team works closely with each client to ensure a rewarding and successful project. It’s a very hands on and personal service, a good example being Malcolm can even be found on the tools from time to time. He leads a team of trusted subcontractors and Platinum Homes Central Plateau also has its own team of builders resulting in building high quality homes. “Our aim is always to be a leading provider of quality homes. We’re very proud of what we do.” Architecturally Designed Windows and Doors We provide premium quality joinery that is custommade to suit all aspects of the demanding New Zealand environment. Our experienced team services the Whakatane and Bay of Plenty area and is dedicated to finding the best solution for your requirements. 23 Gateway Dr, Coastlands | 07 308 2506 | Your Business, Your Industry, Your News. Each edition priority delivered to your door. i i i i li . . t f . . / i ti 03 983 5525 Stay informed; we work with business owners and decision-makers across all economic sectors, profiling their success. t i f r ; r it i r i i - r r ll i t r , r fili t ir . businessnorth Rotorua Ph 348 0627 CERTIFYING PLUMBERS, GASFITTERS & DRAINLAYERS Water Tanks & Filtration Repairs & Maintenance Renovations New Homes