Real estate advisor of choice for retail property across West Auckland
Whether you are a developer, owner or occupier of retail space, Colliers West Auckland office has the specialised retail property capabilities to accelerate your success. Our collaborative team offers a diverse range of skills to provide you with a truly integrated offering of retail property services combined with immediate access to the latest market knowledge all coming together in our total solution package.
Associate Director | Investment Sales
Craig is a member of the West Auckland Investment Sales team. He specialises in the acquisition and disposal of office, retail, industrial and land assets.
Craig brings with him a strong talent for building rewarding and trusting relationships with his clients and property investors. It is this talent that allows Craig to foster exceptional relationships within the Auckland property market.
Craig joined Colliers in 2015 with five years agency experience in the West Auckland market where he worked as a broker for a large international agency. He relishes the opportunity to build on his past results and to continue his professional service to all of his clients.
Since beginning with Colliers, Craig has continued to exceed his clients expectations with his attention to detail, unrivalled local knowledge and relentless competitive spirit. With these key attributes, Craig has quickly established himself as one of the leading brokers of Colliers West Auckland.
Benson joined Colliers International in 2015 as a Building Surveyor for the specialist Building Consultancy team, before joining the West Auckland Investment Sales team as a Commercial Broker in 2018.
During his two years as a Building Surveyor, Benson developed his technical knowledge and skills in relation to buildings and predominantly focused on commercial, industrial and retail assets. This specialist know-how, along with Benson’s analytical approach, gives him an edge when assisting vendors to position their properties in the market. He also draws on his technical skills to match owner-occupiers, investors and developers with the properties that best suits their needs.
Benson’s technical experience includes the survey and preparation of Premises Condition Reports, Dilapidation Assessments (Make Good Assessments), Reinstatement Cost Assessments, Forward Maintenance Plans and assistance with Technical Due Diligence and Project Management. Major clients who have engaged Benson’s services include Progressive Enterprises, Goodman, Kiwi Property, Z Energy, Waste Management and Trust Management.
Benson has Bachelor of Property and Bachelor of Commerce degrees from the University of Auckland and is currently an Assessment of Professional Competence (APC) candidate of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS).