“Our clients rely on the accuracy of APL’s valuations to make key property and financial decisions: from borrowing and lending, through to rent reviews, determining levels of insurance cover, and assessing the financial viability of complex and multi-faceted development opportunities. Our QA accreditation through the Property Institute of New Zealand gives them confidence in the numbers and the quality of the process behind them.”

APL has been providing high quality valuation services for over thirty years. We are efficient and have a valuation team with a substantial store of knowledge and experience. Our firm is accredited, and audited by, the Property Institute of New Zealand through the Property Industry Quality Assurance (PIQA) programme.

We provide valuation services for all residential, commercial and rural property types.

We have specialist sector expertise which span commercial accommodation, horticulture and viticulture properties, transmission sites, tourism properties, child care centres, subdivisions, development land and civic assets.



We provide valuation service to clients in Queenstown Lakes and Central Otago and have valuers based in Queenstown, Wanaka, Cromwell and Alexandra. These clients include Government agencies, lending institutions, commercial property owners, property developers, private owners and investors, farmers, telecomunications and other infrastructure owners. 


We provide valuations for the purposes of:

      Current market value

      Mortgage security and finance

      Market rental assessments

      Insurance cover

      Construction / as if complete value


      Financial reporting

      Body corporate unit entitlement

      Easement consideration

We also provide consulting services to developers and investors.



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Lindsay has been in the valuation field since 1985, valuing in the lower South Island. He moved to Central Otago in 2001, valuing mainly in the Queenstown-Wakatipu Basin and Cromwell District,but extending to all of Central Otago when called upon. Lindsay brings experience and extensive knowledge over a broad spectrum of property types, with his current portfolio including lifestyle and rural properties as well as vineyards and cherry orchards, residential dwellings and apartments. His experience in the commercial sector within this region covers industrial properties and lodge accommodation. Lindsay's vast knowledge ensures you will receive an informed perspective and reliable assessment.


DDI: 03 777 4124

Mobile: 027 623 8648



Ben grew up in Queenstown and has been interested in property from a young age. He returned to the area after spending some time travelling overseas and completing a Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Valuation and Property Management at Lincoln University. Ben first joined APL in May 2015 as a Property Manager but has since moved to a full time valuation role focusing on the Queenstown Lakes region. Ben is continuing to work towards becoming a registered valuer in the near future.

Email:  ben.rotto@aplproperty.co.nz

DDI: 03 777 4129

Mobile: 027 220 1682


Sarah is a Registered Valuer and Member of the Property Institute and Institute of Valuers, with over 20 years of experience in the property industry. Sarah has a Bachelor of Commerce in Valuation & Property Management and also has Post Graduate Diplomas in Rural Valuation and E-Business. She originally worked in the Canterbury Province then, following a stint abroad working in Corporate Banking and IT, returned to New Zealand, settling in Alexandra as a Registered Property Valuer, where she provided 12 years valuation service to residential, commercial and lifestyle property owners in the district. Sarah has recently moved to Wanaka and is now undertaking project work at APL Property Limited for the Queenstown Lakes District Council and Land Information New Zealand.

Email: sarah.mitchell@aplproperty.co.nz

Mobile: 021 244 9988



Malcom is a Registered Valuer and Registered Primary Industry Consultant with over 40 years of experience, particularly in the Central Otago and Queenstown Southern LakesDistrict and has a prolific knowledge of the area. Malcolm is fully qualified and experienced in all facets of urban and rural valuation work. He established his practise based in Alexandra in 1977 and expanded with full time office in Queenstown in 1995 and Wanaka in 2006, joining APL in 2012.Farm valuation and consultancy are a passion for Malcolm which is recognised by his loyal client base. Malcolm has been very active in a range of community activities throughout his working life in Central Otago. He also enjoys spending time on the golf course.

Email: malcolm.moore@aplproperty.co.nz

Mobile: 027 433 6504


Matthew joined APL Property in 2018 after spending a number of years as a qualified Valuer in Australia undertaking a broad range of retail, commercial, industrial and residential development valuations in and around Melbourne.  The latest addition to the APL Property valuation team, he’s keen to develop his local knowledge in the Queenstown-Wakatipu Basin and Cromwell District while working toward New Zealand registration.         

Email: matthew.crowther@aplproperty.co.nz

DDI: 03 777 4122