Bruce, Kellie and Miriam (1)Bruce Farquhar

AREINZ and Auctioneer

A born salesman, Bruce is an award-winning performer whose success is based upon adopting sales strategies that reflect the ever-changing needs of the housing market. His success with buyers is based on finding homes for them that create a rich and rewarding future for both themselves and their families. Additionally, Bruce travels to the UK twice a year with a portfolio of Nelson homes, businesses and lifestyle properties for sale and as a result, 40% of all his sales are now to overseas buyers.

To assist the successful resolution to the sales process to overseas buyers, Bruce has created a company that provides complete migration assistance to overseas nationals. To read more click here www.migrate2nelson.org. Bruce is a commercial pilot, world traveller, marathon runner, competitive road cyclist, avid reader and devoted father to Murray and Helen and husband to Kathy.

His credentials include:

  • Licensed Real estate salesperson since 1997
  • Bayleys NZ Top 20 2004-2012
  • Bayleys NZ Highest Auction clearance rate 2008
  • Top Office and Residential Salesperson 2003-2009
  • Director Migrate2nelson Ltd
  • Associate of the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand

Bruce, Kellie and Miriam (11)Kellie Todd

Residential Marketing and Sales

She’ll never flatter herself by claiming to be super woman but there’s no question Kellie Todd is a successful, all-action person who adores the whole business of selling and buying a home and making the process as pleasurable as possible for her clients. There’s no doubting she’s friendly and likeable – but don’t be mistaken. Behind the warm personality is a business dynamo with a determined streak to achieve the best for her clients. Kellie knows her stuff, learning from the best with Bruce Farquhar, a man who has so often headed the sales charts for Bayleys.

Nelson born and Dunedin raised, Kellie returned to her home town 13 years ago to start her career and after working in finance and insurance, set her sights on real estate. Since 2011 Kellie and Bruce have made a winning team, continuously among Bayley’s most successful people, and with Kellie increasingly making her mark with her youthful energy. She’s a great relationship builder, someone who keeps in constant contact with her clients and really understands what they’re looking for. Clients love the way she works and return to her for repeat business.

Bruce, Kellie and Miriam (5)Miriam Cleary

Executive Assistant

Miriam has come from a long background in customer service, and transfers these attributes into her role within the team. She is relishing the opportunity to work within such a professional and experienced environment. Miriam enjoys being able to find solutions to help bring about the best experience for our vendors and purchasers alike. Her personality is key, and drives her ability to communicate effectively. She grew up in the North Island, but is now happily settled in Nelson with her partner and two sons.

Grant StirlingGrant Stirling

Professional Photographer

Grant Stirling of Stirling Images is a Master of Architectural photography, with 10 years shooting some of Nelson’s most elite properties for Bayleys Real Estate, Designers and Architects, giving them the competitive edge. Using an assortment of late model Professional equipment, together with a creative, imaginative eye, he consistently provides clients with images that highlight the best aspects of each and every property.

Geoff Moffett


Geoff Moffett is a professional copywriter and journalist with 35 years experience. He is a trusted name in journalism with an 11 year profile with Radio New Zealand National as the voice of the top of theSouth Island. He is a multiple winner of Qantas Media Awards. Geoff has worked for radio, newspapers, television and as a magazine editor in New Zealand, Australia and the United Kingdom. He has also worked as a senior public relations consultant and manager, winning the trust of his many clients. His written work spans corporate brochures, direct advertising copywriting and feature writing.