Barrett's Blog

Kitchen Trends 2019-2020

The kitchen once had a single purpose: food prep. Nowadays, it has become the heart within our homes. Its where we gather and create delicious and nourishing food together. Its where good conversations are had, and lifelong memories are made with our most loved ones.

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Golden Sands – Urban Series, Vol.1

A lot has changed in Golden Sands in the last 20 years. Golden Sands was one of New Zealand’s early adopters of mixed density urbanism that focused on creating a walkable connected community that helps foster various social outcomes. During the first years of the 2000’s The Golden Sands Developers did something a little unusual….

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NINE WOMEN DIAGNOSED DAILY

On Tuesday 14th May we hosted a Pink Ribbon morning tea in support of this worthy cause at our Golden Sands Show home.  Thank you to all the wonderful women who come along and showed their support and donated. All research gets us a little closer to a treatment… but all research requires funding, so…

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Interior Design Trends of 2019

Building a new house this year? Renovating or simply “refreshing” your current home? We have the trends for you! ~ Article compiled by Tanieka Smith and Lana Wagner ~ 2019 is the year to return to nature and make your living space uniquely you. Artwork Walk into the room and identify where your eyes go…

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Barrett Homes Surf Open with Surf NZ for 2019 – coming soon!

We are very proud and excited to be hosting the Barrett Homes Surf Open with Surf NZ for 2019. This is one of seven events on the New Zealand Surf Series for 2019 and features the country’s best surfers in the Open Men’s and Women’s Divisions. The event retains the Men’s and Women’s Longboard Divisions…

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Halloween is coming to our Golden Sands Showhome…

Come on down to our Golden Sands Showhome this Halloween where it’s all about “no tricking, just treating”. There are prizes for the best dressed boy, girl and parent(s) and there will be loads of crazy candies to go around. Plus, the best dressed parent will win a $200 Pap Tavern voucher. Date/time: 31 October,…

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Omokoroa Showhome – grand opening this fathers day

We’re opening the doors to our latest Showhome in Augusta Rise, Omokoroa this Sunday from 12pm until 4pm. To celebrate (and given it’s also fathers day) we’ll be giving away a Weber Family Q (Q3100) BBQ – all you need to do is turn up with a Dad and get yourself in the draw. Thanks…

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Trent Boult and partner are expecting ‘Baby B’

Photo credit: Instagram Trent Boult and partner are expecting ‘Baby B’ We’d like to send a huge congratulations to our brand ambassador Trent Boult, and wife Gert, on their announcement that they are expecting their first baby later this year! Such amazing news for the 54-test veteran, who was already riding a high after a stellar…

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