Ian Fairbrother

Registered Valuer

Phone: +64 3 687 1220
Mobile: +64 27 208 8367
Email: ian.fairbrother@telferyoung.com


Ian is a Registered Valuer with over 45 years’ experience in valuing an extensive range of property types in the areas of Ashburton, Timaru, Mackenzie, Waimate Districts, Christchurch, West Coast and Southland regions. 

He is experienced in valuing a wide range of urban properties. Ian has been involved in significant commercial valuation work for both private and public sector clients, including valuations for lease renewal, freeholding, reserve contribution, insurance certificates, disposal and acquisitions, compensation, arbitration and rental assessments. He has appeared as an expert witness before the Land Valuation Tribunal and Valuers Registration Board.


  • Residential valuation
  • Commercial and industrial valuation


  • Registered Valuer (since 1980)
  • Fellow of the Property Institute of New Zealand
  • Fellow of the New Zealand Institute of Valuers


Ian enjoys spending time at home relaxing with family, gardening and going on daily walks with his wife and German Shepherd. 

He enjoys watching the English Premier League and is a long-time supporter of Manchester United.