John Hancock AAMINZ

Present Position

Senior Associate. Crighton Anderson Property and Infrastructure Ltd

Professional Experience

Blue is a rural valuer specialising in Rural, Horticultural,Forestry and Maori land issues. 27 years experience in Nelson, Marlborough, West Coast, Otago. and more recently throughout the North Island in relation to Compensation valuations,Maori forestry land partnerships and Treaty of Waitangi claims. Blue has been arbitrator for a number of private arbitrations. Currently based in Nelson he provides property advice to clients throughout New Zealand.

Career Summary

Crighton Anderson

Ø   Senior Associate

Quotable Value New Zealand

Ø   Regional Manager Central (2001 – 2009)

Ø   Area Valuer - Nelson, Marlborough, West Coast- (1998 – 2001)

Valuation New Zealand

Ø   District Valuer – West Coast- (1990-1998)

Ø   Senior Valuer – Alexandra-(1989- 1990)

Ø   Registered Valuer – Nelson- (1986-1989)

Ø   Graduate Valuer – West Coast- (1982 - 1985)


Speciality Areas

Forestland valuation and rental determinations

Maori land issues

Asethetic land valuation

Rural property consultancy


Registered Valuer

Fellow New Zealand Institue of Valuers

Fellow Property Institute of New Zealand

Associate Arbitrators and Mediations Institute of New Zealand