North Shore

Auckland's North Shore property guide

Buying a house on Auckland’s North Shore

The North Shore of Auckland is famous for its white sandy beaches, clear waters, on-trend cafes and restaurants, high-end shopping and beautiful parks and wonderful lifestyle. Here there is a neighbourhood for everyone. 

North Shore offers the fast pace of inner-city life combined with vibrant beachside centres that are just a short ferry ride across the Waitematā Harbour or a trip across the Harbour Bridge. 

Whether you're looking for the best in beachside living, schools, sporting facilities or entertainment, the North Shore has you covered.

North Shore Suburb Guide

Takapuna Beach Auckland


Buying property in Takapuna, North Shore City, gives you proximity to one of the most popular beaches in the area, which also means competition for homes here is hot. Many homes look out to the Hauraki Gulf and Rangitoto Island. Popular residential precincts include The Golden Mile, Lake Pupuke and Takapuna Central. 


Milford Auckland


Milford is the recreational heart of the North Shore City and is a favourite spot for rowing, sailing and kayaking. Family and luxury properties are popular in Milford and are typically just minutes from the marina, beach, lake and retail street.

Birkenhead Auckland


Birkenhead in North Shore City is alive with history, character and culture. The community centre has a healthy café culture as well as interesting small shops and laneways. Birkenhead has a solid mix of old and new homes for sale, along with newly built apartments and townhouses.  

Devonport Auckland


Living in the North Shore City of Devonport, you are buying into rich history and culture as one of Auckland’s oldest residential areas. Beauty and creativity is plentiful from the 360-degree views of Auckland, heritage movie theatre, art galleries to the boutique dining and shopping. Devonport properties for sale range from stunning heritage homes and family residences through to apartments and townhouses.

North Shore Office

Find a North Shore real estate agent

At the New Zealand Sotheby's International Realty North Shore office, our agents offer a range of resources and support to guide you through the sales process, from initial consultation to final negotiation. 

Speak with our agents, who are are expert local specialists with in-depth knowledge of the neighbourhoods and communities in Auckland's North Shore City. Whether you're looking for your dream home for sale in North Shore City or real estate in the Auckland area that aligns with your lifestyle, our team is here to assist.  


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