Chris Stanley

Director/Registered Valuer

Phone: +64 3 374 8674
Mobile: +64 27 293 3279


Chris has been in private practice in Christchurch since 1985 and has been involved in the valuation of a wide range of properties across New Zealand. His primary focus is on investment property and specialised assess.

He has a strong interest in the profession being a former President of the Property Institute, former Vice Chair of the International Valuation Standards Council Standards Board, and a current member of the Property Institute Standards Board. Chris is a guest lecturer at Lincoln University on the topics of Valuation Standards and Insurance Valuations and has been a regular presenter to the profession on Valuation Standards.

Chris is a founding director of TelferYoung, past Chair and current Board Member of TelferYoung.


  • Commercial/Industrial investment property
  • Specialised assets – Health, airports and education facilities
  • Expert witness
  • Arbitration/Mediation


  • Life Fellow New Zealand Institute of Valuers
  • Fellow Property Institute of New Zealand
  • Property Institute of New Zealand Supreme Award winner 2018 for leadership in the property sector
  • Recipient New Zealand Institute of Valuers John M Harcourt Memorial Award 2013 for outstanding contribution to the profession
  • Appointed Chair of Expert Valuers Panel by Minister of Land Information 2012 for review of Residential Red Zoned residential property valuations
  • Former member Land Valuation Tribunal
  • Awarded Valuers Council Award 1981 for top student