Leasing Analyst at Kiwi Property

James Petherick decided he wanted to work in the property industry while he was at high school, so the University of Auckland Property degree was a natural choice.

James Petherick, Leasing Analyst at Kiwi property
James Petherick, Leasing Analyst at Kiwi property

Key facts

Career: Leasing Analyst
Programme: Bachelor of Commerce/Bachelor of Property conjoint 
Subjects: Accounting and Marketing

“I liked the practical and real-life components of the degree. For example, during the Property Valuation course, we went out to an industrial site to do an actual site inspection, valued the property accordingly and produced a report, just like a valuer would.

Networking evenings with the most prominent real estate firms (JLL, Bayleys Real Estate, CBRE, Bayleys and others) offered a great opportunity to meet people in the industry.

James Petherick

“A highlight of my time at the Business School was winning the grand prize at the University of Sydney Business School Real Estate Competition in 2018, and subsequently going to New York to compete.”