Janis Upton

Licensee Salesperson

Years of experience in conveyancing and interior design mean Janis Upton offers you a significant advantage when it comes to selling or buying your home in the Bays. Not only can you be sure of receiving the best attention to detail, but Janis can also help you realise and promote your property’s potential with distinctive skills that have helped her create a successful career in real estate for many years.

Janis’ career first began in conveyancing in the largest firm in London, Linklaters & Paines, before working with a large building company in the South of England. After moving to New Zealand a decade ago Janis completed a Diploma in Interior Design and renovated several of her own homes in the local area.

Janis’ passion for property enables her to maximise her industry experience and offer advice on optimising the appearance of your home when its time to sell. 

Janis operates on three basic principles: energy, enthusiasm and excellence. She will relentlessly seek your most suitable buyer, market your property to the best possible effect and always be professional in everything from marketing to follow up to communication.


"Not pushy and respectful of client's needs. Janis was friendly and aware of our requirements. Her low key approach and market appraisals gave us confidence with her abilities to be the most suited to market our property. We chose Janis over and above a very old friend and real estate colleague." Raewyn Sendles and Dennis Hing

"From our very first meeting we were so impressed by your passion for Real Estate. Throughout the process you've been thoroughly professional in your approach - combined with lots of lovely vibrant energy and enthusiasm. The results surpassed my expectations. Janis, you are an exceptional person, highly skilled in your profession. Without hesitation, I would highly recommend you, for you are the very best. A property in your hands is assured of success - you're professional, passionate and always positive. With appreciation and best wishes." Selina Mortensen

"I just wanted to say thanks for the great service that you gave me during the sale of my house at Monteith Crescent. I really appreciated the regular communication, you were very honest and professional in your dealings with me. I felt in control of the process at all times and I especially appreciated the support that you gave me when the contract was being negotiated. I fell that your support enabled me to achieve the satisfactory price for my property. During the complete process I felt that you were truly working on my behalf. I will certainly recommend to my friends and acquaintances that they come to you for Real Estate services in the future." Lucy Malpas

"We wish to express our sincere thanks for the wonderful service and very professional manner which Janis Upton showed when selling our family home. From the first day everything went like clockwork, we stood back and admired the way she went about her work. We have no hesitation in recommending Janis Upton to family and friends. Once again many thanks." Larry and Addrienne Showler

"Thank you very much for working so hard to sell our house. We really appreciate your extra effort and have enjoyed our friendship with you. Best regards." Lynnette and Barry Thwaites


  • 2018/2019 - Executive
  • 2017/2018 - Executive
  • 2017 - Premier Member (NZ)
  • 2016 - Executive Performer (NZ)
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