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Northland

 Jacob Pille
Jacob Pille
027 606 7706 Email me
MANAGING DIRECTOR

Since 2018, Jacob Pille has been a key part of the Generation Homes team. In 2021 he became the owner and Managing Director of the Northland business. Leveraging his 20+ years of experience in the construction industry, Jacob brings both his practical and managerial skills to any project. From high-end architectural builds, to multi-home residential projects, Jacob has an eye for detail and a strong focus on accuracy and quality.His career began in Kerikeri with a carpentry apprenticeship. Moving through the different roles as his career developed, he has been the Lead Hand, Foreman and Estimator, all of which provided him with a solid foundation to run a group home builder business. Jacob’s core strengths are running a team that looks for solutions and focuses on how to resolve any issues that arise in a timely manner while maintaining the quality that we expect in each build project. The team continually achieve our core promise to deliver the project within the agreed timeframe and at a fixed price.Jacob and his family live in one of their key build markets – the stunning seaside community of One Tree Point. Here he enjoys all of the outdoor activities this region has to offer. Jacob is also an active member of the community and believes in giving back to the community that supports Generation Homes. One way he does this is by volunteering as a Senior Firefighter.Building from Kerikeri to Mangawhai, under Jacob’s leadership, Generation Homes Northland has the ability to undertake a wide variety of projects from Design and Build, right through to multi-unit construction in the B2B space.

 Vynka Short
Vynka Short
021 120 1163 Email me
NEW HOME SALES CONSULTANT

Vynka can help you find the ideal home for you and your family. Whether you are looking to build in Whangarei, One Tree Point or Waipu, Vynka can show you a range of plans to fit your lifestyle.

 Shayne Mudford
Shayne Mudford
027 247 2792 Email me
NEW HOME BUILD CONSULTANT

Shayne can help you find the ideal home for you and your family. Whether you are looking to build in Whangarei, One Tree Point or Waipu, Shayne can show you a range of plans to fit your lifestyle.

Auckland North

 Peter Suckling
Peter Suckling
027 807 8586 Email me
MANAGING DIRECTOR

Peter has been in the Building Industry for 20 years, progressing from carpentry apprentice through to site management before moving into the Auckland “Group housing” industry. The experience and knowledge gained to date provides a sound platform for the growth of Generation Homes within the Northern region of Auckland.

 Nadine Markgraaff
Nadine Markgraaff
021 0817 9075 Email me
NEW HOME SALES CONSULTANT

Nadine has been working with Generation Homes for a number of years and is familiar with the property market in the northern suburbs of Auckland. If you are looking to build and would like to know more about our process and packages available, speak to Nadine today.

 Norman Markgraaff
Norman Markgraaff
021 339 396 Email me
NEW HOME SALES CONSULTANT

Norman is an expert in the housing market in the northern suburbs of Auckland. He will be able to talk you through the different options we have in the market at the moment. If you are looking to invest in a rental property, Norman has a high level of knowledge around the current rental market and returns.

 Mackenzie Suckling
Mackenzie Suckling
021 545 700 Email me
SALES ASSISTANT

Mackenzie is our Sales Assistant for our Auckland North region. As well as supporting Nadine and Norman with sales and bringing new properties to market, Mackenzie will often be the person who greets you when you arrive at one of our Show Homes and is happy to show you around.

Auckland South

 Sean Bignell
Sean Bignell
021 223 3263 Email me
MANAGING DIRECTOR

Sean Bignell is our Regional Director for Auckland South. Large-scale infrastructure projects, complex financing, legal and commercial structures and partnering arrangements across government and the private sector are Sean’s areas of specialisation.He has worked in the construction and land development industry for over three decades, through numerous property cycles and is well aware of adapting to the dynamics of market conditions and future living needs and aspirations. This starts with the urban design and master-planning perspective, through to housing design and construction.Understanding the setting, land constraints and opportunities are critical success factors, particularly in a large and diverse market such as Auckland. Aligning delivery with client expectations and providing an end-to-end positive customer experience is what he strives to achieve in all of our land development projects.Contact Sean directly to discuss your land development and collaboration opportunities.

 Wayne Rhode
Wayne Rhode
021 998 093 Email me
SALES CONSULTANT

Formally qualified as a Civil Engineer, Wayne has been involved in the residential construction market for over 20 years as a top performing New Home Sales Consultant for most of that time. Wayne has worked directly with hundreds of families to realise their property dreams, from first home buyers through to investors and developers and including families wanting to build that special “piece”. His depth of knowledge and experience positions him perfectly to be able to assist you with either a House and Land Package purchase, or a bespoke Design and Build home on that special piece of land that you own. Wayne also specialises in multi-unit development projects to maximise the potential of your current property, whether that be as simple as adding a minor dwelling onto your current property for extended family or a second income stream, right through to extensive multi-unit developments on your land.Wayne is ready and able and looking forward to hearing from you.

Hamilton & Waikato North

 Angus Campbell
Angus Campbell
027 449 6819 Email me
MANAGING DIRECTOR

Coming from a strong business background, Angus Campbell joined Generation Homes in 2021 as the Regional Director of the Hamilton and Waikato North region.Angus has a strong business background, including time as a Real Estate Agent, a Sales Manager for a group home builder and co-owner in the very successful nationwide City Fitness Gym.Angus has a strong understanding of the Hamilton and Waikato North market which is a mix of first home buyers, first time builds, investors, multi-generational families, home and income, townhouse and lifestyle properties.

 Elizabeth Karam
Elizabeth Karam
027 407 7253 Email me
SALES CONSULTANT

Elizabeth joined the Generation Hamilton & Waikato North team as an accomplished Interior Designer and Project Administrator specialising in Kitchen Design. With a passion for design and a dedication to excellence, Elizabeth is here to help you make the most of your new home build.Before venturing into the world of Interior Design, Elizabeth enjoyed a long and successful international career in the fashion industry. This unique background has provided Elizabeth with a sophisticated sense of style and a deep understanding of aesthetics, which seamlessly translates into her interior design work.Her knowledge and experience guarantee that every detail is meticulously planned and executed, resulting in a new home that exceeds your expectations.

Waikato Central

 Trevor Roberts
Trevor Roberts
021 952 165 Email me
MANAGING DIRECTOR

In the 35 years Trevor Roberts has been involved in the building and construction industry he has learnt the importance of having a strong, honest and enthusiastic team behind him to ensure customer satisfaction. Generation Homes’ unwavering values built on trust, teamwork and responsibility reflect the high standards Trevor had always shown in his own building company. Trevor entered into a partnership with Generation Homes in March 2012 and having lived all his life in Hamilton, Trevor knows the Waikato Central area well.

 Julie Miles
Julie Miles
021 316 377 Email me
SALES CONSULTANT

Julie joined the Generation Waikato team after running her own business supplying window treatments to the building industry and personal clients. Previously she has also worked for another local builder, involved in administration and sales, so she understands the whole building process and how to make it simple and stress free for her clients.With a background in design and photography, Julie also has great ideas on how to make stylish and practical homes that customers will love living in.Contact Julie today to learn more about her house & land packages across the Waikato or how she can help you design and build the perfect home for your own section.

 Scott Duncan
Scott Duncan
0276322979 Email me
OPERATIONS MANAGER

Scott Duncan's extensive experience in the building industry, spanning over two decades, makes him a seasoned professional in his field. His journey with Generations Homes since 2016 showcases a commitment to the company and a dedication to delivering excellence.As a qualified builder with a diploma in construction management, Scott brings both practical skills and theoretical knowledge to his role. This dual expertise allows him to navigate the complexities of construction projects efficiently. Additionally, his possession of a diploma in quantity surveying adds a strategic dimension to his skill set, demonstrating a comprehensive understanding of various aspects of the construction process.Throughout his career, Scott has engaged with different facets of the construction industry, cultivating a profound understanding of its nuances. This experience positions him as a valuable asset to Generations Homes, contributing to the company's success and reputation.Scott's passion for upholding the highest standards of quality is a driving force in his work. His goal is not only to meet expectations but to exceed them consistently. This commitment to excellence is further underscored by his track record of delivering results as promised and on time. This reliability makes Scott Duncan a trusted and invaluable member of the Generations Homes team.In summary, Scott's combination of experience, qualifications, and dedication to quality make him a standout professional in the building industry, contributing significantly to the success of Generations Homes.

 Howard Baker
Howard Baker
027 211 4334 Email me
SALES MANAGER

Howard began in the Building Industry in 1999 following a career in the NZ Police. Predominately sales focused, he utilises his exceptional relationship skills to ensure he listens to what his clients need. A 7-year period overseeing all aspects of the building process, including construction, has increased Howard’s knowledge of all the different facets of the building industry.

Bay of Plenty

 Lyndon Marshall
Lyndon Marshall
021 474 497 Email me
MANAGING DIRECTOR

With over 23 years of experience in the construction industry and as a successful business owner, Lyndon brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the table. In 2008, Lyndon joined Generation Homes as a Joint Venture Partner and Managing Director. Since then he has played an integral part in the growth in the business both regionally and nationally. He leads the Bay of Plenty team which covers a wide geographical area from Waihi Beach through to Ōpōtiki.Building strong relationships is a key part of the success of his role and he is focused on bringing our company vision 'to be New Zealand's best project partner' to life. Through establishing and leading his regional team, Lyndon has delivered over 1000 homes and built a strong reputation throughout the Bay of Plenty.In 2021 Lyndon became part Generation Homes Strategic Team which has a key focus on business growth. As subdivision development criteria and town planning laws change, the Generation Homes Bay of Plenty business has had to not only adapt to both new building regulations, but also be innovative in the style of housing they build. His company has managed everything from a 10 lot subdivision through to 500 plus homes development. Developments which can consist of anything from stand-alone housing to townhouses and right through to apartments.The region offers a diverse range of residential and commercial residential projects for private owners, investors and commercial partnerships. Lyndon is now actively engaged with growing the commercial residential build side of his business and has ongoing projects with local iwi, councils, retirement villages, family trusts and private landowners.With a focus on the community that he lives, works and raises his children in, Lyndon gives back to the community that has supported him and his business.

 Stephen Lim-Yock
Stephen Lim-Yock
027 532 8635 Email me
SALES CONSULTANT

Stephen Lim-Yock has been a New Home Sales Consultant with Generation Homes in the Bay of Plenty since 2015. Over this time Stephen helped many buyers step on to the property ladder, start and grow their investment portfolio, and build a new home that suits their family, lifestyle and budget. As part of the Generation Homes Bay of Plenty team, Stephen works all over the bay in big, small or boutique subdivisions with home and land packages, or work with people who already have their own land, but need us to help bring their vision and building project to life. If you’re looking to build now or contemplating it in the future,  get in touch by calling (027) 532 8635

 Darren Bain
Darren Bain
027 232 3256 Email me
SALES CONSULTANT

Darren can help you find the ideal home for you and your family. Whether you are looking to build in Papamoa, Omokoroa, Opotiki or anywhere in the BOP region, Darren can show you a range of plans and packages to fit your lifestyle perfectly. 

 Andrew Hansen
Andrew Hansen
021 331 061 Email me
SALES CONSULTANT

With nearly 30 years of experience in the building industry, Andrew is passionate about using his knowledge to help people find a home that perfectly suits their needs and lifestyle. He can guide you through the entire build process, from initial planning to the final touches.Andrew is committed to making your home-building experience as seamless and enjoyable as possible. Trust him to turn your vision into reality with professionalism and care.If you’re thinking about building, give Andrew a call today.

Central North Island

 Paul Marshall
Paul Marshall
027 564 4285 Email me
MANAGING DIRECTOR

Since 2009, Paul Marshall has been part of the Generation Homes team. As the owner and Managing Director of our Central North Island region, Paul’s construction experience stretches across a wide variety of projects.Originally coming from a background in farming and building, Paul understands the importance of having good systems in place to ensure a smooth and time-efficient process.Through good working relationships with our national supply chain, Paul has been able to extend the breadth of build work we can undertake. From multi-million dollar design and build projects, through to home and lifestyle properties, the Central North Island team also have an extensive portfolio of commercial residential build projects as well.With a team focused on delivering warm, dry, healthy and sustainable housing to our clients, when you work with Paul and the team you are assured of a quality product that is delivered on time and on budget. No matter if it is a multi-build commercial residential project, an investment property, a holiday home or a one-off rural lifestyle retreat, our promise is the same. A large portion of Paul’s business is now in the B2B space, working for community groups such as Iwi, Councils, and farming syndicates to bring their projects to fruition. One of the projects he and the team are most proud of is the new Whānau Āwhina Plunket Hub in Pukuatua Street, Rotorua.Paul and his family live, work, and play in the Central North Island region. With a passion for mountain biking, the Central North Island team are proud supporters of the Craters MTB Park, along with a wide range of other community groups and sports teams.

 Dave Olsen
Dave Olsen
027 325 0139 Email me
SALES CONSULTANT

Dave can help you with advice on a range of house and land packages we are selling across the Central North Island including Taupo, Rotorua and Kawerau.

Canterbury

 Evan Beker
Evan Beker
021 840 088 Email me
MANAGING DIRECTOR

Evan is a proud Cantabrian and has lived and worked in Christchurch for 25 years and together with his wife Nadja they run Generation Homes Canterbury. Evan has come from many years in manufacturing and management aligned with the building industry as well as running his own joinery business together with his wife Nadja. 

 Madan Bhatoa
Madan Bhatoa
021 0403 070 Email me
NEW HOME SALES CONSULTANT

You're in the best hands with new home consultant Madan Bhatoa and his friendly and helpful nature.Madan who prides himself on exceptional customer service and communication, will support you through the whole process of building your new home and with complete honesty and transparency.  A family man who loves cooking (pizza is his favourite food), travelling and meeting new people, Madan knows how stressful the process of purchasing a new home can be. He will smooth out the process and make sure your build project is hassle free from start to finish.'I am very honest, straight forward, and a man of my words. I am a great listener, and I listen to people so I can understand what they are trying to convey. I am always trying to make people comfortable around me. And if I promise something, I will keep it as well.'

 Marcel Fekkes
Marcel Fekkes
027 256 9327 Email me
CANTERBURY NORTH GENERAL MANAGER

When he’s not dreaming of sailing the archipelagos of the Pacific, Marcel’s poring over floor plans to make sure your new builds on track, looking slick and each detail is ticked off to perfection.He gets it. The decision-making process can mean endless headaches. That’s why he has the experts at his fingertips. Interior design consultants, construction managers, flooring specialists. He’ll bring the best team together for the job: streamlined, easy, professional.  Your new build is in safe hands: Marcel treats each client’s home as if it was his own, and he loves seeing high quality home with superior craftsmanship come to life.  

 Nathan Graham
Nathan Graham
021 253 2271 Email me
NEW HOME SALES CONSULTANT

Looking for someone straightforward and transparent, but who is willing to advocate for you and your new build?  Nathan Graham is the right choice.Whether you are building your first home or looking for a new investment, it is important to have someone in your corner, who is willing to put in the extra effort to make sure your home is what you envisioned it to be – Nathan is that person.The building process can be daunting, and with so many decisions can start to feel like quite the task, but Nathan is committed to laying things out clearly and transparently so that you are fully informed and know that every decision you make is the right one.He is interested in all things tech and is committed to making every new build modern and practical.

 Vivek Srivastava
Vivek Srivastava
021 054 5460 Email me
SALES MANAGER

If you’re after the winning combo of a new build and customer service that goes the extra mile, Vivek is it.He’s here to take the overwhelm out of the building process with his easygoing, tireless work ethic. With his help, you won’t have the weight of the build on your shoulders. He’s all over the details, nothing’s missed, and the best part? He’ll liaise with the crew so you don’t have to. He’s big on a few things: cricket, family, and putting himself in his customer’s shoes - it’s not what he wants, he’s here to make sure it’s your vision that comes to life.

 Yitesh Sharma
Yitesh Sharma
021 127 1622 Email me
NEW HOME SALES CONSULTANT

Buying new home is the most important and special moment of life. You not only want to be well informed, in fact you want a person who can walk with you in each step to turn your new home dream into reality.Yitesh is well known community person who has been helping communities /people over the last couple of years with his fantastic people skills. If you are looking for excellent communication, dedication, transparency, and top-class customer service from beginning of the build to the finish, then Yitesh is the best person.Yitesh has over 10 years of experience in dealing with people and helping them to fulfil their goals and objectives with his vast knowledge, can do approach and get it right first-time mantra.Yitesh has a diverse network around New Zealand which will be very useful for anyone receiving any kind of help needed to fulfil your home ownership dream whether it is your first home or investment.If you are looking for hassle free and best home build experience, get in touch with Yitesh today.

 Hamish Jackson
Hamish Jackson
021 636 352 Email me
NEW HOME SALES CONSULTANT

Hamish is a seasoned professional with five years of experience as a trusted new home consultant. With a passion for building and a commitment to unparalleled service, Hamish is your dedicated partner on the journey to finding your dream home.As your personal consultant, Hamish understands that every detail matters and will work with you to ensure that your home buying experience is seamless.Whether you're a first-time buyer or a seasoned investor, he takes the time to understand your unique needs and preferences, providing personalised guidance every step of the way.With Hamish as your one point of contact throughout the entire process, he will ensure that your experience is stress-free from start to finish. He'll make building easy for you.

 Anthony Russell
Anthony Russell
021 910 117 Email me
NEW HOME SALES CONSULTANT

Originally from the UK, Anthony has lived in New Zealand for over 30 years now and is unmistakably kiwi in his can-do attitude. He has a breadth of sales experience in the UK and New Zealand as well as a stint in Hong Kong. Making connections with people, understanding needs, and finding ways to deliver on them are real strengths of his. Having worked in real estate as well as service industries, Anthony’s focus on great outcomes for clients means he is a genuine go-to person to find great solutions. Homes are often peoples’ greatest asset and as such, need the greatest of care put into their design and construction. Generation Homes’ philosophy fits perfectly with Anthony’s approach to clients.

 Nadja Beker
Nadja Beker
021 216 2198 Email me
MANAGING DIRECTOR

Nadja, together with her husband Evan, run Generation Homes Canterbury and brings a wide range of business skills and experience. The rebuild in Christchurch is now well underway in the residential and commercial sector with the landscape changing every day, new subdivisions emerging and great facilities being built. Christchurch is once again becoming a thriving city and the place to live, grow and work in.