Alastair Pratt

Registered Valuer

Mobile: +64 27 496 6513


Alastair is a Contractor to TelferYoung (Tauranga) Limited having retired on 31 March 2017 as a shareholder and director of the company. He was a founding shareholder and director in 1987 when previous partnerships were corporatised.


Alastair specialises in the valuation of commercial, industrial and residential property, assessments of compensation where property is required for central or local government works, the valuation of special purpose properties such as retirement villages, rest homes, hotels, motels, shopping centres, service stations and kiwifruit post harvest facilities. Provision of expert evidence to Land Valuation Tribunal and High Court. He has been an Arbitrator and Umpire for numerous valuation disputes. Some of his clients include all NZ trading banks, major financial institutions, Government Departments, Local Authorities, S.O.E.'s, local companies and a substantial private client list.

Professional Achievements

  • NZ Institute of Valuers Professional Urban Examination
  • Registered Valuer (1975)
  • Fellow of N Z Institute of Valuers (FNZIV)
  • Fellow of Property Institute of New Zealand (FPINZ)
  • Past Chairman and Secretary of the Property Institute of NZ

Personal Interests

  • Travel
  • Live concerts and sporting events
  • Involved in pipe band community for over 50 years culminating in the winning of 6 NZ and 1 Australian Pipe Band Championships as an active player and subsequently as a judge at NZ and Australian Pipe Band Championships
  • Harness Racing Syndicates with a NZ Cup win in 2008
  • Wining and dining
  • Ancestry