Ex professional rugby player Marty McKenzie is well known on the field and off for his hardworking attitude and friendly, approachable personality. He’s a true team player and always looking out for the best interests of others. Now in his role as real estate professional it’s easy to see why Marty is the agent of choice for many in Southland who desire better than expected outcomes when they sell their home.
Marty has a competitive edge that is hard to beat. His professional sports background that spanned over a decade saw Marty competing internationally in NPC, Super Rugby, NZ Sevens and NZ Maori Rugby. He is proud to have been part of teams that brought home the Ranfurly Shield and ITM Cup.
Discipline, a never-give-up attitude, tenacity and high ethical values are just a few of Marty’s traits honed during his career. It’s also seen Marty develop exceptional people skills and amass a hugely valuable network of contacts. Marty knows how to make decisions quickly when need be and work as part of a team for a win-win outcome for all involved. Having played rugby in such a highly competitive environment for so many years, his drive to always achieve the best ensures his real estate clients experience exceptional outcomes.
Marty is renowned for his straight shooting, transparent, up-front approach. He focuses on always staying up to date with the latest real estate trends and his clients benefit from accurate honest information so they can make the best decisions at every step of their real estate journey. His negotiation skills and ability to successfully navigate high stress situations means his clients are always assured of the best result.
Outside of real estate Marty is still a self-confessed ‘sport nut’. He still loves playing rugby and is proud to be part of the Mighty Woodlands team. He also plays cricket for Marist and enjoys a round of golf.
Born and bred in Southland, Marty has grass roots knowledge of the real estate market gleaned over a lifetime. He knows the region, the people who live there and what they want when they buy and sell homes. Marty’s true satisfaction is seeing his clients realise their real estate dreams, whether purchasing a new home or selling an existing home, so they can move on with the next exciting phase of their lives.