Bruce Lavender

Director/Registered Valuer

Phone: +64 6 354 4579
Mobile: +64 27 232 4579


Bruce Lavender qualified from Lincoln College in 1985 and relocated to Palmerston North with Housing Corporation. After shifting to private practices with Harcourts and Valuation Department, Bruce joined Blackmore & Associates Limited as Director in 1999. 

Bruce has over 35 years experience within a wide range of valuation tasks throughout the Manawatu and Horowhenua district markets.


  • Residential valuation – including new build assessments and subdivisions
  • Commercial valuation
  • Industrial valuation
  • Rental assessments
  • Insurance assessments
  • Insurance and Asset Valuations for Horowhenua District Council
  • Insurance Valuations for Palmerston North City Council


  • Registered Valuer
  • Fellow of the New Zealand Institute of Valuers (FNZIV)
  • Fellow of the Property Institute of New Zealand (FPINZ)