“Thanks for your efforts and those of your team. The procedure was impeccable and we now have a strong Board voted in with substantial majorities.”

BEVERLEY HULL, CHAIRMAN, HERBERT GARDENS LIMITED

“Feather in Long & Cowan’s Cap: A Real Estate Agent remarked “Thorndon Mews is the best administered Body Corporate in Wellington.”

CHAIRMAN, THORNDON MEWS BODY CORPORATE

“Thank you for your assistance in completing my tax return. It is probably not often that you come across someone so “tax illiterate” and your tolerance and support was most appreciated.”

JEFF TAYLOR

“Ben and his team have provided financial services to our architectural practice for a number of years. We have found them responsive to our unique needs providing a timely, efficient and professional service at all times.”

STEPHEN POULOPOULOS, ARCHITECTURE+

“…highly professional, widely experienced and competent and always manages to inject a degree of humour into our dealings. Our building committee has an excellent relationship with Long & Cowan and in our view they are experts in this field.”

TONY SILKE, CAPITAL HILL APARTMENTS BODY CORPORATE

“I have been a resident and a member of the Thorndon Mews Body Corporate for the past 15 years during which Long & Cowan has provided all administrative and secretarial services. Throughout this time, the company has shown a high level of efficiency in attending to a variety of matters. The fact that the financial status of the Thorndon Mews complex is in such a sound state, with a significant maintenance reserve fund intact, is a further testament to the competent advice and guidance provided over the past years.¬†Long & Cowan have served the Body Corporate in a most professional manner. Owners have consistently found the Principal, Mr. Ben Stockbridge, and his staff to be courteous, supportive, and prompt in dealing with day-to-day enquiries and in matters requiring urgent attention.
The fact that the financial status of the Thorndon Mews complex is in such a sound state, with a significant maintenance reserve fund intact, is a further testament to the competent advice and guidance provided over the past years. This advantage is often promoted by real estate agents when engaged in the leasing or marketing of units.
I would be pleased to recommend Long & Cowan to anyone wishing to engage their services.”

DR T.M. SKERMAN, MEMBER, THORNDON MEWS BODY CORPORATE MAINTENANCE COMMITTEE

“I have been most impressed with the way Long & Cowan have handled what have, at times, been difficult situations…find great comfort in their commitment to handling building management issues….the depth of experience has shown her to be simply invaluable to those relying on her wisdom.”

I.E. DIAMOND CAPITAL PROPERTY SERVICES LTD

“I have always found them to be competent, knowledgeable and patient with the many issues I have raised. I find they are very reliable in getting back to me with answers and information, and I appreciate very much, their sense of humour.”

HELEN CHAMBERS, TAPIRI FLATS LIMITED

“Long & Cowan provided prompt and cost-effective secretarial and accounting services to the Body Corporate. Ben is recommended to any Body Corporate seeking to contract out its financial and secretarial services.”

BRUCE TAYLOR, CHAIRPERSON, METRO THORNDON BODY CORPORATE (25 unit titles)

“Long & Cowan have been AJ Beck & Co Ltds Chartered Accountants for the past 30 years. We have found them to be professional. The dealings that we have had with them have been on a friendly, positive basis and they are willing to be of assistance at any time to help sort out any problems. We thank them for their continued support and friendship.”

LLOYD BEEDELL, MANAGING DIRECTOR, AJ BECK & CO LIMITED