Laura Knox-Whyte

Licensee Agent / Managing Director, Ray White Kerikeri

Laura is highly motivated and committed to her family owned business, which was established in the early 1950’s.

A Kerikeri resident for nearly 40 years, she was a pupil at the local Kerikeri Primary and High School before she relocated to Auckland for job opportunities, later travelling to London she worked for numerous corporations covering a variety of industries including banking, advertising and Asia Pacific Group travel headquarters.

Returning to Kerikeri, Laura and her husband, who is a licensed building practitioner, have designed and built several houses, and also relocated and renovated a house from Auckland.  Laura has an interest in the design, structure and building process and is passionate about her community and lifestyle she grew up in and now her own children are enjoying.

Laura started in the family company in 1997 which included Kerikeri, Paihia and later Russell, she become a licensed salesperson in 1998, and has worked in administration, Property Management, Personal Assistant to her father Ian, accounting aspects and introduced the company to the IT world.  In 2011 Laura became the Managing Director of the Kerikeri company and in 2014 gained her Level 5 Diploma in Real Estate - Agent and holds the Agents license for the company and took over family ownership.

In 2015 she joined partnership with Gary Steed from Ray White Kaitaia|Mangonui and together they purchased Ray White Paihia | Kawakawa | Kaikohe.

Laura is dedicated to offering family values with commitment to service, integrity, honesty and advancement in technology to provide a superior professional and personal service within our industry.