Resources & Current Projects for Retailers

We recognise the competitive nature of retailing and the value of a well-located shop, restaurant or café. In this section we have outlined key rental and capital costs together with current and historic spend on retail (by sector) to help our partners understand the local landscape.

At a Glance

Hamilton Retail Occupation Costs


CBD Retail Rentals per meter squared


A-Grade Retail Outgoings per meter squared


Fitout Costs per meter squared

Hamilton CBD Electronic Spending

($m) by Products & Service

Hamilton Invest

Tamahere Village

Located in one of Waikato’s most desirable lifestyle locations Tamahere Village, on the southern edge of Hamilton, is a purpose built retail complex. Phase 1 opened mid 2019 with tenants including a supermarket, doctor, chemist, hairdresser and an accountant. The Tamahere Village piazza, skate park and playground is also open and these areas along with Tamahere Village now form the heart of the Tamahere community.

Phase 2 is now under construction with opportunities to lease space still available for a variety of retail and hospitality businesses. For enquiries contact Tony McLauchlan 021 278 5208

Lakewood Cambridge

Lakewood Cambridge is nestled on the edge of the lake in the thriving town of Cambridge. Carefully designed and master planned this development truly embraces the ethos of Work, Live and Play by incorporating office accommodation, retail, apartments and townhouses. We have some great ground floor office space available. For enquiries contact Tony McLauchlan 021 278 5208

Union Square

Union Square is Hamilton’s marque office and retail development strategically located at the south end of Hamilton’s CBD. This will be a diverse and vibrant place to work and shop incorporating over 23,000/sqm of prime grade office space and 350 carparks. For enquiries contact Rhys Harvey 021 246 2039

Industry Partners