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What is included in furnished apartments?

Find out what is included in furnished apartments

Furnished Apartments

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The furnished option includes a full range of high quality furniture and appliances so you don’t have to worry about appliance breakdowns and replacements:

  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Full-size Fridge/Freezer
  • Oven
  • Washing machine
  • Lounge Suite (2 x two seaters)
  • Rug in lounge
  • Coffee table
  • Dining table and chairs
  • Efficient panel heater in Living area
  • 32” flat screen TV with freeview, plus TV cabinet
  • Queen bed, bedside tables and lamps
  • 2 x King single beds, which can be converted to a King size bed, bedside table and lamp
  • Artwork by well known New Zealand landscape artist Kelvin McMillan
  • Outdoors table and chairs (only for apartments with balconies)

The furniture package includes artwork by well known New Zealand landscape artist Kelvin McMillan. Outdoor furniture includes a cafe setting with two chairs for apartments with balconies and some apartments have an additional outdoor wooden table with bench seating. The main bedroom has a queen sized bed and there are two king singles in the second bedroom, which can be converted to a King size bed. Good quality whiteware includes – a dishwasher, microwave, full-size fridge-freezer and washing machine.  In the living area there is a 32″ flatscreen TV with remote and freeview. The lounge suite consists of two x 2 seater sofas with a glass and chrome coffee table.  A dining table and chairs completes the furniture package.

There are huge advantages to renting a furnished apartment.

Our furnished apartments give you the convenience of moving in without having to buy expensive appliances, whiteware and furniture. Moving is easy too, there’s no need to shift heavy furniture and appliances. Plus you get peace of mind when appliances fail and have to be replaced, because you don’t need to find the money for these unexpected expenses.

A furnished apartment solves all of these problems, it’s so convenient and easy.

Whangarei Growers market – the place to get fresh produce

whangarei_growers_market_1280_400_80_c1The iconic Whangarei Growers market is the place to buy your fresh produce. Located on 17 Water Street, it’s an easy two minute walk around the corner from the Avenues Apartments.

The Growers Market is held every Saturday morning from 6am to 10:30am. You can buy organic, spray-free and fresh vegetables, fruit, meat, fish, seafood, eggs, milk and cheese, preserves and honey, nuts and olive oil, along with seedlings and native plants, and other fresh produce direct from the original growers. There is a great range of high quality and reasonably priced seasonal produce.

The first market of it’s kind is New Zealand, it started in 1998 and has been operating for over 15 years. Over 100 growers and stall holders sell only produce grown directly by Northland suppliers.

Every Saturday morning join the more than 4,500 loyal customers who appreciate the product quality, choice and direct contact with growers. If you are seeking bargains, fresh, spray-free or organic produce or specialty items, the Growers market is the place to visit. Customers appreciate the quality of food on offer, including its freshness and the availability of spray free or organic produce. The atmosphere of the market is relaxed, fun and social. With the growing awareness of the contribution of fresh fruit and vegetables to health, the market is a key component of the local health network and contributor to the Food for Life* programme.

Come along, be entertained by buskers, enjoy excellent coffee and take the opportunity to chat with growers. Give your health and well-being a kick-start, meet the local community and support the local economy.  A Saturday morning vibe not to be missed.

*Food For Life

As the market prepares to close, staff from the Hare Krishna Food For Life across the road call around the stalls and collect unsold fruit and veges. This food provides the bulk of ingredients required to provide 500 meals free of charge. Most of these meals are supplied to children at Manaia School.

Reference: The Social and Economic Impact of the Whangarei Growers Market

Are your Whangarei rental properties heated and insulated?

Whangarei-rental-properties-heated-insulated When winter is coming your thoughts turn to settling in over the cooler months and shorter days. We think it’s important that you stay dry and warm over winter.  So yes, all our Whangarei rental properties at the Avenues and the Regent are insulated, heated and maintained to make the best of the winter days.

Panel heating in the living areas heats the apartments quickly, efficiently and quietly.

To make sure the heating is conserved, insulation has been installed in all ceiling spaces. The solid concrete and brick construction combined with the insulation conserves heat and minimises energy waste, saving you money on your power bills. You stay dry and warm, while keeping your energy costs down.

To cap it off, maintenance on the Whangarei rental properties is regular and thorough. The apartments and grounds are maintained in top condition at all times.

If you are looking for Whangarei rental properties that are warm, insulated, well maintained and have quality furnishings, then check out our rental vacancies at the Regent or the Avenues in central Whangarei.  You can also subscribe to our ‘Vacancy Notifications’ at the right and we will email you when a new vacancy is available.

What type of heating do your Whangarei furnished rentals have?

Whangarei Accommodation has installed Dimplex panel heaters in all rental apartments at the Avenues and Eleven Donald Street.

These top quality panel heaters have been carefully selected by Whangarei Accommodation to efficiently heat the entire living area of these immaculate rental properties. They provide the best combination of quick, quiet and cost-effective heating to provide comfort and warmth. They are made in Norway by Dimplex, who have over 100 years of electrical manufacturing experience.

Benefits to tenants include:

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The rapid cycling of the electronic thermostat means the heating element is only energised for short periods which results in significant savings in energy consumption.

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Up to 4 times faster room heat up than other panel heaters.

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The highly efficient thermostat with accurate temperature setting capabilities saves power while sampling the air temperature every 40 seconds to give you complete comfort.

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No more disturbing background noise – these panel heaters have a silent electronic thermostat with no noisy fan. Ideal for night-time operation or while you’re watching TV.

If you are looking for a warm, comfortable furnished rental property conveniently located near central Whangarei and all its amenities, then see more details here.  Whangarei Accommodation’s rental apartments are secure with off street parking behind electronically controlled gates.

Do Whangarei rental apartments have fibre optics broadband?

Whangarei accommodation-fibre optics connectionsYes, fibre optics connections are available to each apartment at the Avenues, Whangarei accommodation.

We know you’re  expecting a lot more  from your Internet than ever before. If you want to move large files through cyberspace quickly and easily, or video Skype with friends and family, or game without the lag, fibre is what you need. The connections even offer a digital phone line. In this interconnected world we’re improving service for our tenants at the Avenues Apartments by delivering data connections direct to each apartment using fibre optic cable. Ultracom broadband servicesThis provides the best performance, dedicated, high speed internet connections available.  You get increased interactivity and can access a multitude of digital information with faster upload and download speed for pictures, video, audio and games.

uber-group-logoThere are a couple of local internet service providers who supply packages where you can choose from a range of data caps and speeds, and combine data and digital phone lines using the fibre optics connection. We don’t endorse either of these providers but suggest you click on an icon to check them out for yourself and see which one offers the best deal for your needs.

What security is provided at Whangarei accommodation rental properties?

If you are looking for both security and convenience in your living arrangements then check out the Whangarei rental properties at the Avenues in central Whangarei and Eleven Donald Street in the Regent.  At Whangarei accommodation we get a lot of positive feedback from our tenants about how these secure gated communities give them peace of mind.

Both the Avenues and Eleven Donald Street complexes offer apartment security and safe parking behind electronic security gates. The gates are operated by remote control for ease of operation. You can open the gates without getting out of your vehicle or leaving your apartment.  This is one of the features that make these rental apartments so popular along with the location close to town, modern clean furnishings and fortnightly semi-servicing included in the rent.

There is high demand for these Whangarei furnished apartments for rent, but you can check here for any vacancies, or sign up (see sidebar at right) to be notified when Whangarei furnished apartments become available at either the Avenues or Eleven Donald Street.

 

 

What are the Rental Prices in Whangarei for furnished apartments?

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Rental prices in Whangarei deliver value for money for these furnished apartments which offer all the convenience of central living along with the security of a gated community.

Our furnished apartments are the solution to having to buy furniture, find a house to rent, and then worry about parking and security. Compact kitchen with dishwasher, modern bathroom with heated towel rail and sunny outdoor areas with café settings, these apartments are a must to view!

Furnished apartments

All our apartments are very reasonably priced and as an example our 2 bedroom 1 bathroom furnished apartments start at $380 per week for up to 2 tenants plus 4 weeks bond for a minimum term of 12 months. Furniture includes a 32″ flat screen TV with freeview, artwork, modern, stylish furnishings in the living area, whiteware (dishwasher, washing machine, fridge, microwave) queen sized and king single beds, bedside tables and lamps, along with an outdoor café setting.

Fully self-contained apartments

If you want a fully self-contained apartment we can provide that too. Our 2 bedroom 1 bathroom fully self-contained apartments include all the above – plus all bed linen and towels, kitchen utensils, crockery, cutlery, vacuum cleaner – everything you need to be totally self-contained – just bring your suitcase and move in! Price On Application.

What is included in the rent?

Water and gardening are included in the rent, and fortnightly cleaning of the toilet and bathroom areas is provided by the landlord at no cost to tenants.

What other facilities are available?

  • Our apartment complexes are secure with remote controlled entrance gates and secure off-street parking for each apartment.
  • Every apartment at the Avenues has ultra-fast internet connections by dedicated fibre optics cabling.
  • All apartments are SKY ready. No connection fees. No need to install aerials. Bring your existing sky package and your decoder just plugs in and works.
  • Heating is provided by efficient, quiet panel heating in the living area of all apartments.
  • Every apartment has heated towel rails and shower domes in the bathroom and a dishwasher in the kitchen.

These furnished rental properties provide everything you need for an easy relocation to Whangarei. No furniture to shift or buy, just move straight in and enjoy the modern appliances. If you are looking for competitive rental prices in Whangarei check out current vacancies and fill-in an online tenancy application form. Terms shorter than 12 months are subject to availability – contact us to enquire about rates for shorter terms. To be notified when apartments become available, subscribe to our email newsletter at the bottom of the page..

What is included in a furnished apartment?

There are two options for furnished rental accommodation in Whangarei – Furnished or Fully Self-contained.

Furnished

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The furnished option includes

  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave
  • Full-size Fridge/Freezer
  • Oven
  • Washing machine
  • Lounge Suite
  • Coffee table
  • Dining table and chairs
  • 32” flat screen TV with freeview, plus TV cabinet
  • Queen bed, bedside tables and lamps
  • 2 x King single beds, bedside table and lamp
  • Artwork by well known New Zealand landscape artist Kelvin McMillan
  • Outdoors table and chairs

The basic furniture package includes artwork by well known New Zealand landscape artist Kelvin McMillan.  Outdoor furniture includes a cafe setting with two chairs and some apartments have an additional outdoor wooden table with bench seating. The main bedroom has a queen sized bed and there are two king singles in the second bedroom, which can be converted to a kingsize bed. Good quality whiteware includes – a dishwasher, microwave, full-size fridge-freezer and washing machine.  In the living area there is a 32″ flatscreen TV with freeview. The lounge suite consists of a two 2 seater sofas with a glass and chrome coffee table.  A dining table and chairs completes the basic furniture package.

See our Comparison Table for more details

Rent for furnished apartments is very reasonable.

Fully self-contained

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For the fully-self-contained option you get all of the above plus add in:

  • all kitchen and cooking requirements – kettle and toaster with a full set of crockery, cutlery and kitchen utensils.  Serving bowls and casserole dishes, pots and a fry pan complete all your kitchen requirements.
  • all bedroom linen including sheets, duvets, pillows and pillow cases
  • bathroom towels, hand towels, bath mats and face cloths.
  • a vacuum cleaner, brooms and mop
  • laundry basket and pegs
  • iron and ironing board.

Comparison Table

Furnished Fully Self-contained

Dishwasher

Microwave

Fridge/Freezer

Oven

Washing machine

Lounge Suite

Coffee table

Dining table and chairs

32” flat screen TV and cabinet

Queen bed

2 x King single beds

Bedside tables

Bedside lamps

Vacuum cleaner

Outdoor table and chairs

Artwork by NZ landscape artist Kelvin McMillan

All kitchen and cooking equipment

Bedroom linen:Sheets, duvets, blankets, pillows, pillowcases

Bathroom:Bath towels, hand towels, bath mats, face cloths

Broom and mop

Laundry basket and pegs

Iron and ironing board

Rubbish bin

Contact us now to rent one of these superb apartments in central Whangarei. To be notified when an apartment is available for rent, subscribe to our vacancy notifications below.

Where can I stay in Whangarei?

It is hard to go past the beautifully renovated Avenues apartments which are the perfect one-stop shop for your long-term rental accommodation needs in Whangarei. Located in Central Avenue they are a short walk to the city centre through the beautiful Cafler Park Rose Gardens to the cafes, restaurants and shopping that the revitalised Whangarei city centre has to offer.

Completely refurbished and with a fully furnished option, they are ideally suited to busy professionals with an active lifestyle looking for everything at their fingertips. The apartments are popular with medical staff working at Whangarei hospital and some walk to work for their daily exercise.

There are a variety of apartment layouts in this two-storey complex. Downstairs apartments have their own fully fenced private gardens with outdoor furniture, and upstairs units have balconies with a range of views over Whangarei and the Western hills. The complex is gated for your security and automatic gate openers are supplied. The apartments are ultra-fast broadband and Sky-TV ready and competitive deals have been negotiated with suppliers should you wish to take up these services.

The complex consists of two-bedroom furnished apartments. Apartments are beautifully appointed with a full set of artwork by the well-known New Zealand artist Kelvin McMillan. Every apartment is supplied with outdoor furniture. The bathrooms include heated towel rails and a separate toilet. Fortnightly cleaning of the bathroom and toilet areas is included in the rental.

Nearby attractions include the iconic Growers Market, held every Saturday morning, where you can buy organic, spray free and fresh vegetables, fruit and other produce direct from the original growers. A Saturday morning vibe not to be missed.

The Forum North complex, which hosts visiting performers, events and theatre is also located a short step away through Cafler Park.

For availability of these apartments for rental – contact us now.