Nelson Region

The city of Nelson is found in the heart of Tasman Bay at the top of the South Island. Famed for it’s sun, outdoor lifestyle, diverse geography and vibrant arts community, Nelson, and the wider Tasman region is wonderful place to live.

Nelson city has a population of around 66,000 and the CBD is a vibrant and bustling centre with a busy and innovative business community, a range of exciting and varied cafes and bars, along with art galleries and markets, all set amidst a beautiful and scenic setting, surrounded by green hills and Tahunanui Beach.

The city has an ever growing number of walks, cycleways and community spaces, from the famous Centre of New Zealand to the waterfront Wakefield Quay and beyond, Nelson offers an outdoor attraction for all. Looking further afield, Nelson is in close proximity to 3 National Parks, the Abel Tasman, Nelson Lakes, and Kahurangi National Parks, these national treasures contain stunning beaches, tranquil lakes and rugged snow capped mountains, there’s even the popular Rainbow Skifield within a 90 minute drive of the city.

Our developments are across the region, so whether you choose to live close to the action in the city itself, or in a quieter lifestyle setting a short drive away, we are sure to have a section that suites your needs.