Mark Grinlinton (B.Ag.Com. ANZIV SPINZ)

Senior Valuer

Mark Grinlinton Senior Valuer OPteon NZ

Mark was educated in Hamilton and completed a Bachelor of Commerce degree (Valuation & Farm Management) at Lincoln University. In 1984 he began his valuation career in the Gisborne office of Valuation New Zealand where he was involved in all aspects of rural valuation throughout the district. He moved to Tauranga in 1989 where he held the position of Rating Valuation Manager for Quotable Value from 1999 to mid 2004.

Mark became a founding director of Landmass in 2004 and combined with his management roles in the rating valuation field, has had responsibility for the delivery of local authority revaluations annually since 1999.

Mark has experience in all aspects of rural valuation (in the East Coast, and Bay of Plenty regions since the early 1980s) ranging from the valuation of extensive dairy conversion land in the Waikato to being a recognised expert in the valuation of forestry land, and covers all other classes of North Island rural property. His specialist skills in applying practical valuation knowledge to database valuation techniques and new computer systems is well proven. This is combined with his strong overall vision for the rating valuation profession to ensure that the Council can have confidence in the development of their database information to effectively provide rating valuations that meet the requirements of the Rating Valuation Act.

Mark has been on the Land Information New Zealand expert Committee responsible for the recent review of the Rating Valuation Rules in New Zealand.
(Councils must comply with these Rules when maintaining and updating the District Valuation Roll.)

Contact Mark

Mobile: 027 663 8030
Email: mark.grinlinton@opteonsolutions.com