Located on the city fringe of Auckland, New Zealand, Kingsland is now a preferred location for basing a business. The area is home to around 400 businesses and the majority are small to medium enterprises with 5-20 staff.
Business owners favour Kingsland’s central city location, convenient proximity for commuting and its reputation in attracting talented and highly skilled employees. Access to the motorway arterial routes that connect to surrounding city suburbs, State Highways and Kingsland’s public rail and bus transport system, are also key benefits. Its convenience to Auckland’s air and sea ports makes Kingsland a highly attractive business location for manufacturers and exporters.
The cultural atmosphere of the Kingsland village, with its heritage buildings, trendy cafes, restaurants and bars, and the relaxed nature of the surrounding suburban area is seen as a significant asset for business owners and employees.
Kingsland has attracted a high number of niche creative businesses involved in the design industries, as well as a growing concentration of high growth businesses in the information and digital communication technologies.
For the commuter, Kingsland is only seven minutes from Auckland’s main university campuses and 10 minutes to downtown Auckland.
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“Convenient for everything. Close to the airport, Kingsland village and Auckland city centre. A great creative atmosphere for our staff.”
Manufacturer and exporter (designer products)
“Kingsland has an old established little pocket of industry. I like the character of the old buildings, and its old established businesses.”
"We own our own premises. There are quite a few building and business owner-operators in Kingsland. It’s a very good area for property investment.”
Property owner and manufacturer (industrial textiles)
“The Kingsland village is a great place for staff gatherings.”
Manufacturer and wholesaler (designer fashion)
If you are interested in investing in Kingsland, a range of professional services is available that can be of assistance. For more information on setting up a new business, or to buy an existing business, please make contact with the Kingsland Business Society on firstname.lastname@example.org
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