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Specialist and personalised service backed by the confidence of a highly successful international real estate group.

Ray White Damerell Group is one of Auckland's top selling agencies focussed on city fringe properties

We have been in business for over 20 years and understand what makes this place and the lifestyle so attractive. With offices in Mt Albert, Ponsonby, Grey Lynn, Birkenhead & Takapuna our experienced real estate sales team, who collectively have experience totaling over 400 years, offer houses and apartments for sale throughout the city fringe suburbs of Auckland, New Zealand. It’s a unique and increasingly sought after geographic area, with streets of beautifully restored villas and bungalows offering proximity to the city centre, the harbour and the lifestyle increasingly desired by Aucklanders.

In the last three years, the company has been recognised as one of Ray White International's top five businesses.

In the last three years, the company has been recognised as one of Ray White International's top five businesses.


Passionate about giving back to the community, Ray White Damerell Group are sponsors of Westmere and Bayfield schools joint event the biannual “Spring Ball”. Environmentally the team keep a portion of Meola creek clean and planted with native trees, as well as undertaking a yearly clean up of Cox’s Bay. Gower has also called auctions for Western Springs College and the New Zealand Contemporary Dance Company- raising thousands of dollars to help these groups achieve their goals too.

Our retired director, Simon Damerell has had a lifelong commitment to the environment, personally planting in excess of 2 native trees for each day of his life. He sees the Ray White Damerell Group teams enthusiasm for our community projects as a rewarding way to be involved with our local community.


Our goal is to provide the very best market information for our clients.

Throughout the year we run a series of events for our clients presented by industry leading experts that cover a range of topics such as property market insights, legal compliance for landlords including insulation and smoke alarm regulations and methamphetamine testing.

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Gower Buchanan is the company director. His aim is to be proud of every aspect of the business, every transaction and the way in which every person on the team carries out their role. We are committed to providing both our vendors and purchasers a highly professional service with the highest ethical standards and legal rigour. The Damerell Group were probably the first real estate company to hire a full-time enrolled solicitor of the High Court to oversee every contractual document, LIM report and other support material to ensure full disclosure defects to potential purchasers and accuracy of representations. This ensures our sellers can have every confidence that they are protected, as much as is legally feasible, from any come back, legal or financial, post sale.

Both vendors and purchasers can choose our company confident in the knowledge that their needs will be met to the highest standards’ Simon Damerell, Company director.

Our greatest strength is that although part of a large network, our offices are locally owned and our systems and focus are specifically tailored to meet the needs and aspirations of our local community members. Every listing is special and unique. 

The annual Cox’s Bay Clean-up removes over 3,000 litres of rubbish each year.

The annual Cox’s Bay Clean-up removes over 3,000 litres of rubbish each year.

Absolutely Fabulous

As anyone who lives in Greater Ponsonby will tell you, February is Pride Festival month in our community – Tāmaki Makaurau’s annual festival of events for rainbow communities that celebrates the diversity of the region’s queer communities.


Rainbow Rising 2021

Rainbow YOUTH is an organisation that provides support, information, resources and advocacy for the country’s queer, gender diverse, takatāpui and intersex youth.

Cox's Bay Clean Up 2020

Since its inception back in 2002, the team from Sea Cleaners has removed over five million litres of rubbish from the waters around New Zealand – mostly from Auckland’s two harbours. And since 2015, Ray White Damerell Group has done its bit for the environment and our local community by organising the annual Cox’s Bay Clean Up.

BarkHaus - Charity Auction 2019

Discerning dogs could soon be snoozing in their own architecturally designed doghouses, as the winners of the inaugural BarkHaus competition go on display this coming weekend. Designed by three of Auckland’s top architects, these canine cribs offer much, much more than your average doghouse.

Club Mystique

Starring a bevy of local film, TV, theatre personalities and dancers from The New Zealand Dance Company, Club Mystique was a light-hearted fundraising cabaret. Ray White’s Angela Saunders is a long time supporter of the NZDC and at the end of the evening there was a live charity auction, led by Gower Buchanan raising over $60,000.

A Little Ray of Giving 2016

Thanks to the charity of two local kindergartens, a couple of loyal tradies, and the staff and families of Ray White Ponsonby we delivered almost 500 presents to the children and families who need them most, at Ronald McDonald House.

West End Tennis Cup 2016

We are proud sponsors of The Wither Hills West End Cup - an international tennis tournament held annually in December in Westmere. It is a community event with free entry for spectators.

Investors Night - Bernard Hickey 2016

Bernard Hickey presented on Auckland's latest housing boom and whether it can continue, looking at the drivers underpinning Auckland housing demand and supply.

Cox's Bay Cleanup 2016

More than 150 volunteers, bolstered by dozens of children from local schools and with the help of the Hawke Sea Scouts, collect over a tonne of rubbish in just two hours.

A Little Ray of Giving 2015

Our Ponsonby and Grey Lynn office delivered over 100 presents to Ronald McDonald House helping to create an inspiring Christmas for disadvantaged children who need a little extra light in their festive season.

Spring Ball 2015

Held bi-annually the Spring Ball is a night of glamour, music, dancing and entertainment to raise funds for Westmere and Bayfield Schools. Ray White Damerell Group was a major sponsor for the event held at Motat.

A Little Ray of Sweetness 2015

For the two weeks leading up to Easter the Ray White Damerell Group team and local Westmere Primary School managed to gather 6 overflowing boxes full of chocolate eggs to help make the Easter weekend a little sweeter for the families and children that spent this Easter away from home.

Ronald McDonald House Street Appeal 2015

78 Ray White New Zealand offices raised over $50,000 for the Ronald McDonald House Street Appeal to help keep Kiwi families together throughout their child’s medical journey. Our team of salespeople were out on the streets of Ponsonby collecting to support the initiative.

A Little Ray of Giving 2014

Ray White NZ partnered with Ronald McDonald House to make a difference to children and families that need it most at Christmas. Nearly 300 offices across Australia and New Zealand helped raise 15,000 gifts for disadvantaged families

Cox's Bay Clean up 2014

Working in conjunction with the Sea Cleaners organisation our office and local volunteers removed over 3,000 litres of rubbish from Cox's Bay.

Daffodil Day 2014

Our team of salespeople are enthusiastic participants in this iconic event that inspires people to come together and support the Cancer Society’s work. As well as providing an opportunity to raise awareness of cancer in New Zealand.

Meola Planting 2013

The team 'mucked in' and got very muddy planting 946 trees along Meola Creek in Western Springs.

Spring Ball 2013

Sponsors of the inaugural Spring Ball held at Shed 10. The Spring Ball is to aid building projects that are on the horizon for both Westmere and Bayfield schools.

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If you would like to know more about a property or require further information about the local market please get in touch and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Ray White Mt Albert Ray White Mt Albert

Ray White Mt Albert

923 New North Rd
Office Hours: 8.30am – 5pm Monday – Friday (09) 930 7143

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The Sapphire Room

6 Brown St, Ponsonby
Our Auction Rooms Every Wednesday night from 5.30pm