The Whillans Team

Michael Pleciak

Over the past 30 years, Michael has enjoyed a successful career in real estate with an enviable track record of sales in New Zealand and Australia.

Michael’s reputation is built on his professionalism and integrity. He is recognised for his depth of knowledge, wisdom and exceptional level of service. During his long career, Michael has successfully navigated the ups and downs of property market cycles to deliver for clients.

Michael graduated from Lincoln University in 1992 with a Bachelor of Commerce, majoring in valuation and property management. He has also been a top performer with a nationwide agency, and worked in commercial development with one of New Zealand’s pre-eminent development companies. Before joining Whillans in early 2020, Michael co-owned a property agency that was involved with projects such as the Tara Iti Golf Club and Te Arai beach development, north of Auckland.

With his well-established client base, Michael enjoys direct access to government, corporates, iwi groups, and the private sector. He also has a powerful network of contacts, including specialist legal, accounting, finance, design, planning and advisory experts, who Michael can bring together to assist clients through the transaction process.

Some of Michaels most notable sales include:

  • Acorn Park, Clevedon - 30.8 hectares
  • 1 and 2 Falcon Crest, Hobsonville
  • Trophy Northland land at Helena Bay, Paoneone and Tupou
  • MidCity Centre, Auckland CBD
  • St. Martins Tower, Sydney CBD, Australia
  • 51 – 77 Hurstmere Road, Takapuna, Auckland
  • Leefield Station farms and vineyards, Marlborough
  • Premium golf courses: Lakes Resort Pauanui, Kinloch Golf Club, and The Dunes, Matarangi
  • The New Zealand Breakers basketball team.


BCom (VPM) - Lincoln University