With over 14 years in real estate and well in excess of $200 million in settled sales, Foss has clearly demonstrated proof of all the traits required to be successful in real estate.

Consistently recognised with numerous regional and national awards including the Customer Service Award. As Foss says we sell houses but ultimately, we are in the people business.

72% of his business is through repeat and referrals, proof of doing what he says and doing it well.

Some words said about Foss by those who know him well:

  • Fun to be around

  • Seriously knows what he is doing

  • Instils confidence

  • Reliable

  • Technically competent

  • Just a good guy 

Foss’s values are that his word and his handshake are his code.


  • Well in excess of $200 million in settled sales.

  • Super proud dad of three fantastic children.

  • Founder of the Harcourts Annual Press Cup Cricket Competition. Widely acknowledged as Harcourts favourite social day of the year. 

  • Often involved in the community by giving back. This property in Halswell was marketed and sold by Foss on behalf of Mike Greer Homes supporting the amazing charity that is Cure Kids. 

  • Foss holds a double degree with a double major from the University of Canterbury. Not always required for marketing houses however it does help to have the ability to be able to think for yourself and apply relevant information. 

  • Organiser of the Avon Rowing Club post-earthquake function. This was made to ensure the club community and spirit stays connected and engaged with previous members attending from all over the country and overseas. A great day all round. 

  • Previous New Zealand Rower and Olympic Squad Member.  Winner of numerous national and international titles.             Five University of Canterbury Sporting Blues.                             Winner of Sport Canterbury, Supreme Team of the Year. 

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