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Welcome to Character Corner

The best place to find character properties in Auckland.

Our website is designed to update you on our fabulous character properties for sale on the Auckland market, along with our recent sales. We welcome your feedback and suggestions – we want charactercorner.co.nz to be your first point of reference for all things character. We have a passion for character properties and would love to hear of any news going on in your building, so please don’t hesitate to call or email us. You can also contact us regarding appraisals .

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Open Homes

Saturday & Sunday





66 Emily Place
Auckland Central Sunday 24th February 11-11.30am
'The Aston',
332 Great North Road
Grey Lynn Sunday 24th February 12-12.30pm
'Hampton Court',
182 Federal Street
Auckland Central Sunday 24th February 1-1.30pm
'George Courts',
238 Karangahape Road
Auckland Central Sunday 24th February 2-2.30pm
'Hopetoun Residences',
15 Hopetoun Street
Freemans Bay
View by private appointment
'3H QVB',
6 Victoria Street East
Auckland Central
View by private appointment
'Middle Courtville',
9 Parliament Street
Auckland Central
View by private appointment
5 Wiki Lane Mt Wellington
View by private appointment
'Emily Apartments',
22 Emily Place
Auckland Central
View by private appointment
126 Vincent Street Auckland Central
View by private appointment
'The Parc',
20 Market Place
Auckland Central
View by private appointment
11 Paora Street
Orakei Wednesday - Sunday 12-2pm
33 Panama Road
Mt Wellington Daily 11am-2pm
234-236 Kepa Road,
Display Suite - Ground floor, Nathan House, 541 Parnell Road, Parnell
Mission Bay Tuesday - Sunday 9.30-11.30am
'The Grounds',
74 Hobsonville Road
Hobsonville Point Saturday & Sunday 11:30-1:30pm
340 Onehunga Mall
Onehunga View by private appointment
'NXN Kingsland'
8-14 Kingsland Terrace
Kingsland View by private appointment
'The Vulcan',
1 Halsey Street
Auckland Central View by private appointment

Featured Property

8 Howe Street, Freemans Bay

Location, elevated city and water views, security, space and quality; this is the apartment you've been waiting for!.

You will fall in love with the north west corner position of this spacious city fringe home. Bathed in sun, the incredible outlook over Western Park and the stunning Auckland harbour will awaken the senses. Fabulous by day and absolutely breath taking at night, dynamic harbour bridge and illuminated city views will impress even the most astute buyer.

The thoughtfully designed floor plan is encompassed with both north and west balconies allowing for effortless flow from the living areas. The well equipped kitchen is the hub of the home and makes entertaining friends and family a delight. Both bedrooms are a great size and the master includes walk in wardrobe and en-suited bathroom. The main bathroom offers a bath and large storage cupboard. There is a separate laundry providing plenty of storage which is essential for apartment living.

'Highgate Towers' is a very popular, well managed, and secure building where you'll find everything you need to live life to its fullest - offering an onsite building manager, outdoor swimming pool, sauna and gymnasium.

About Us

Your character apartment and residential specialists.

Julie Quinton

Renowned for flawless service from your first meeting right through to settlement, it’s clear why Julie Quinton has amassed a swag of industry awards and sold more than $500 million in character and development properties.

Working alongside her husband Trent Quinton (No. 1 Residential Salesperson Nationwide), Julie is relentless in the pursuit of results, having quickly risen through the ranks since joining Bayleys in 2005, consistently ranking in the top 10 percent of salespeople nation-wide, ‘Bayleys No. 1 apartment salesperson 2015, 16, 17 & 18’ and winning a host of awards for achievement and customer satisfaction.

Armed with a sharp eye for detail and confident negotiation skills, Julie became enamoured with the property industry while developing her own portfolio or rental properties - endeavours which have shaped her comprehensive and empathetic approach to the sales process.

Making her mark as one half of the formidable character-specialist team alongside Bayleys colleague Diane Jackson, Julie has carved out a stellar reputation in the industry as a salesperson who is equal parts academic, high-functioning and collected under pressure.

Facilitating lasting business relationships from a wide and varied network, Julie’s track record for success has been applied to some of Auckland’s leading residential developments. Working with her husband Trent they are the lead agents across many of Auckland’s high-end development projects selling more than $500 million worth of project sales to date.

Consummately professional and consistently three steps ahead, Julie takes the burden out of the sale process for her clients, and it’s her belief in transparent communication, no-nonsense and a little bit of fun which ensure once you’re a client of Julie’s, you’ll never look anywhere else.

Bayleys No.1 Apartment Specialist 2014/15/16/17/18

Top 10% Of Bayleys Sales People 2016/17/18

Bayleys Auction Award (Auckland City/West) 2016/17

City Living Top Salesperson 2016/17/18

Top 10% of Bayleys Sales People 2016/17/18

Rookie of the year 2005

Diane Jackson

Armed with the experience of an illustrious real estate career which has spanned nearly two decades’, Diane Jackson has cemented her status as the ‘go-to’ guru for character and luxury apartments across Auckland.

Nationally ranked in the top 10 percent of Bayleys salespeople nationwide, recipient of Bayleys ‘No.1 Apartment Salesperson 2015/2016’ and countless other accolades for service, achievement and marketing, Diane’s flawless reputation for results has ensured that her business is largely defined by repeat clientele who look no further for representation in real estate.

Ensuring an immaculate service from listing to sale, Diane possesses an incomparable depth of knowledge, achieved through vast experience in the industry and the successful sale of more than $350 million worth of Auckland apartments. Humorous, empathetic and shrewd when it counts, Diane is dedicated to maximising the value of her client’s assets. Working tirelessly to utilise every benefit the Bayleys brand can offer – including a wide and varied network of influential commercial, corporate, investor and off-shore buyers, Diane always gives her clients the cutting edge in today’s competitive market-place.

Aside from her business acumen and track record for seamless results, Diane is a genuinely treasured member of the Bayleys’ team, respected by peers for her unwavering integrity and retained by clients for her kindness, patience and willingness to always go the extra mile for a job well done. Professional, organised and always ahead of the game, Diane is simply an exceptional salesperson. Perfectly poised to secure pleasing results, she’ll do so while removing the stress and adding value to every transaction.

Bayleys No.1 Apartment Specialist 2016/2017

Top 10% Of Bayleys Sales People 2015/2016

Bayleys Auction Award (Auckland City/West) 2016/2017

With our combined strengths we offer outstanding commitment & results!

Recent Sales


22 Queen Street, Auckland Central


22 Fleet, Eden Terrace


68 Greys Avenue, Auckland Central




Bayleys Real Estate, Ltd

Bayleys House, 30 Gaunt Street, Auckland Central, 1010

Julie Quinton

M: +64 21 894 071 | DDI: +64 9 375 7414

Diane Jackson

M: +64 21 315 339 | DDI: +64 9 375 8434