Ike Unsworth

Tauranga's Lifestyle and Country Specialist
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Ike Unsworth

Tauranga's Lifestyle and Country Specialist
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A rural agent that understands the sector personally and professionally

Bringing together a large collective of knowledge and skills that lend themselves naturally towards the successful marketing and selling of rural and lifestyle properties.

With a modern and fresh approach to real estate, you can be assured that Ike will provide outstanding professional service for his clients with results that speak for themselves!

Guiding you through the selling process

Through the extensive network Bayleys has created and my expertise in the rural and lifestyle sectors – I will be on hand through the entire process of selling your property.

Ike has tenacity, grit, and grassroots rural involvement, all of which stand him in good stead with his role in country and lifestyle sales.

Prior to beginning his Real Estate Career in 2017, Ike managed an Agricultural Contracting and Manufacturing Company in the eastern Bay of Plenty. Ike’s background also includes Farm Management and vast Equine experience, both with Race Horses and Show Jumpers.

Formerly a competitive show jumper himself in the 2000’s, riding in New Zealand, Europe and North America. His current involvement in horse breeding mixed with his upbringing increases what is already an impressive personal network. His unique network of equestrian related international contacts helps Ike secure the very best results for his vendors, it has proven to be a real benefit over other agents in the area.

A busy family man, the former NZ show jumper who was raised in BOP comes from strong farming stock. Unsworth, a well-known name in the area is associated with a long family history of farming throughout The Bay and across areas of the East Coast and South Island dating back to 1915. It was Ike’s upbringing that meant he naturally resonated with the Rural Real Estate Sector and Bayleys market-leading association with rural and lifestyle property.

Another major factor in Ike being the standout Rural Agent that he is, is due to his strong commitment and involvement in the Bayleys Country Team. This gives Ike access to one of the largest databases of specific buyers and associated industry networks in New Zealand. This translates to first class sales campaigns, specific and targeted buyers drawn from a unique and exclusive network and ultimately a premium price for the inevitable sale of your property.

Rural living is a lifestyle

Bayleys’ specialist Country division was formed in 1999, in response to our clients throughout New Zealand looking to sell or acquire rural property. Since then, Bayleys has become this country’s number one rural real estate brand, with our dedicated team of country salespeople selling more farmland in New Zealand than any other agency.

Recent Listings

Best views with an orchard in the Bay

268 Wright Road, Katikati

A lifestyle that deserves your attention

454 Wainui South Road, Whakamarama

Stylish family home plus cottage and more

175a Tim Road, Whakamarama

Peaceful plentiful country paradise

1230A Omanawa Rd, Omanawa

We love our new home

We recently brought our lifestyle block through an auction which Ike had been selling. I cannot recommend Ike high enough, he was a pleasure to deal with. Very quick and efficient in answering emails, phone calls and any queries we had regarding the property. Nothing was too much effort even arranging a meet and familiarise about the property with the previous owners. Ike would certainly be my first call if I considered selling our beautiful property. Thank you again Ike we love our new home.

Steve Nyberg

An excellent result!

Ike Unsworth recently successfully marketed and sold our other properly in Tebutt Road. Ike was always a pleasure to deal with and kept us up with the play throughout the sales process. His hard work and diligence ensure that we achieved an excellent result!

Nigel McNeill

Ike is genuinely interested in people and achieving a positive result

Ike Unsworth was key in selling our lifestyle block. Ike managed a lot of the daily interface with potential purchasers and ran the majority of the open homes. Ike is genuinely interested in people and achieving a positive result. He is responsive and a great communicator. With his help we were delighted to achieve a positive result at auction. We would have no hesitation in recommending Ike to sell your property.

B. McCalister

With us every step of the way

It was a pleasure working with Ike Unsworth and the team at Bayleys to sell our home and to buy the next one. The whole process ran so smoothly, right from the appraisal to signing on the dotted line for an unconditional offer. He was in contact with us every step of the way and always available to answer any questions that we had. A BIG thanks to Ike and your team.

Tom & Bernie

Professionalism and dedication to achieving a good result

Thanks for selling our lifestyle property. We were very impressed with your professionalism and dedication to achieving a good result for us. I would have no hesitation in recommending you to others and would definitely use your services again.


Efficient, polite and flexible

Ike was a pleasure to deal with on the recent sale of our lifestyle property. He provided excellent communication throughout the whole sale process. Checked in with us regularly and provided prompt updates after open homes. He was very considerate of our domestic pets during viewing, and being a horseman we had some very common ground and great equestrian chats! Ike is very efficient, polite and flexible to deal with. Highly recommend.

Jacqui Snodgrass

Fantastic result at auction from Ike’s marketing campaign

We had Ike Unsworth market our property at 1190 Omanawa Rd, his professionalism and calm positive attitude throughout the marketing of our property made the process for us easy and stress free, we had a fantastic result at auction from Ike’s marketing campaign and would highly recommend Ike for marketing your real-estate.

A & P Norris

Kept in contact regularly

Ike was great to deal with. We had been looking for a lifestyle block for two years, he was the only agent who kept in contact regularly, was proactive and in the end found out new home!

Naomi Williams

When we purchase again will be calling Ike first

My husband called Ike regarding a house to buy and Ike was clear and concise, so we knew where we stood. A deal was made on the spot of viewing and we had a super fast turn around which worked for us and the vendor and made for a quick and successful sale. We were kept up to date throughout the process and settlement day was one of the best ones yet, with only pleasant surprises! When we purchase again will be calling Ike first.

Ashley Hurley

Extremely easy to deal with

Thanks Ike, you were superb to deal with through the process of selling our property. Great communication, always available, polite and professional. We found you extremely easy to deal with and we were really pleased with the outcome of the sale.


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Ike Unsworth specialises in the marketing of country & lifestyle properties in Tauranga and Bay of Plenty. If you are interested in buying or selling in the country sector, get in touch with Ike today.

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