Meet the team

Brent Manderson

Owner / Director

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Head of Business Development / Director

Brent has been involved in property one way or another for virtually his whole life, having bought his first investment property at the tender age of 19. He has been working in Property Management roles for 20 plus years winning numerous industry awards along the way, and since 2018 has been one of the owners of RentWorks Property Management, primarily looking after the Business Development side of the business.

Brent’s experience and dedication to providing a complete client experience is well known and valued in the industry, and the major reason Brent’s owners stick with him year after year.

Outside of work Brent is the athlete in the RentWorks family, having completed dozens of half marathons and Saturday morning Park Runs in Hagley Park.

If you would like to experience Brent’s extensive knowledge and outstanding customer service for yourself, email him at brent(at)rentworks.nz, or just give him a call on 027 777 2178 and he will be more than happy to have a chat.

Steve Hawker

Owner / Director

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Operations Manager / Director

Steve brings to RentWorks a successful background working in key account management and managing sales teams in high profile roles throughout New Zealand.

A career change saw him move into Property Management, ultimately leading to part ownership of RentWorks Property Management in 2018.

As Operations Manager Steve’s role includes ongoing mentoring and training of staff, whilst constantly staying across the latest systems and processes to keep up with the ever-changing legislative landscape. Ultimately Steve’s mission in life is to provide a stable and organised platform for his highly talented team to work off.

Steve can be contacted on 027 499 3186, or steve(at)rentworks.nz.

Kimberley Mardon

Senior Property Manager

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Senior Property Manager / Business Development Manager

Kimberley prides herself on providing a cheerful and enthusiastic communication experience. Her pro-active, can-do attitude will always ensure she continuously problem solves in the best interests of her clients.

Kimberley has a real passion for property as an investor herself and has many years’ experience in Property Management, including completing her NZQA Property Management qualifications.

In her spare time, Kimberley likes to spend time with friends and family, enjoys a renovation challenge, and a Rosé from time to time!

Kimberley would love to help you with all your property management needs, and is available for a no obligation chat on 027 874 3662 or kimberley(at)rentworks.nz


Marina Loup

Property Manager

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Property Manager

Marina comes to RentWorks with an extensive background in global logistics and customer service. She prides herself on her ability to solve problems and work with integrity and precision. Marina is a natural communicator in both English and Dutch (sometimes both at once!).

In her spare time, Marina likes to spend time with her partner and family, enjoys hiking, reading, and is currently completing her NZQA Property Management qualifications.

Marina would love to help you with all your property management needs, and is available for a no obligation chat on 027 746 2756 or marina(at)rentworks.nz

Sophie

Property Manager

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Property Manager

Sophie comes to Rentworks with a varied work history and started working in Property Management four years ago. Sophie is passionate about the industry and is in the process of completing the NZQA Property Management qualifications. Sophie is always up for a yarn and enjoys building strong positive relationships with clients and tenants.

Sophie has a passion for the outdoors and completed a degree in environmental management. You will often find her at one of the ski fields in Canterbury or hiking any number of the trails in the South Island. She loves reading and spending time with her partner and their two very fluffy tortoiseshell cats.

If you would like to find out more about what Sophie can do for you, call 021 310 264 or email sophie(at)rentworks.nz

Baxter

Office Dog / Head of Security

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Office Dog / Head of Security

Many of you may have met Baxter already in his capacity as the RentWorks office dog.

As well as performing this role Baxter also serves as Head of Security, diligently vetting all visitors to the office to ensure everyone stays safe at all times.

In his spare time Baxter enjoys long walks through Hagley Park, barking at episodes of Country Calendar on the TV, and relaxing with family and friends.

NB: Baxter doesn’t have any contact details (he’s a dog…)