Professional, knowledgeable and experienced.

Our team is made up of industry leaders and passionate new home advocates. As well as our staff we also work with many hand picked builders, contractors and suppliers from around the region to build your dream home.


David Orange

Managing Director

“It sounds cliché but I love helping people. This is why we do this, to help people build the home they want.” 

Meet David here

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Jo Neale

General Manager 

“There is a real buzz here. I love our great team and the great homes we build every day.”

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Tony Broughton

Sales Manager

There is no question that living in Nelson, contributing to the community, and working at Homes by Orange is living the dream for Tony.

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Ian Armstrong

Sales Consultant

“The best part about this role is being given the license to help people create their dream home. Other home building companies tend to steer people toward their existing range. At Orange, it’s all about giving people what they want.”

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Ru Dowie

Sales Consultant

“I am really lucky to have this stylish, comfortable home to work in for most of my week. On top of that I get to help the amazing people from around the region wanting to build a home.”

Meet Ru here

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Duncan Andrew

Project Manager

“It’s really exciting to be working for Orange. They’ve got a great reputation in the marketplace."

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Nadienne Cookson

Office Manager

Nadienne was there right at the beginning when David Orange set up the region’s first home building company in 1995. 

Meet Nadienne here

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Mackenzie Orange

Sales Assistant

“Our whole family has been involved in the business from the get go. It’s all I’ve known."

Meet Mackenzie here

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