Chris Leighton & Tracey Black

Sales Consultants

Chris Leighton & Tracey Black

Chris Leighton & Tracey Black, an award-winning duo, bring unparalleled dedication and expertise to every real estate transaction. With Chris's 35+ years in sales and marketing and Tracey's deep-rooted Nelsonian knowledge and police service integrity, they offer a blend of professional integrity, local insight, and negotiation prowess. Their teamwork approach ensures personalised service, attention to detail, and a commitment to achieving outstanding results, making them your ideal partners in the Nelson region.

Chris & Tracey sells properties in Nelson, Atawahi, Tahunanui, Stoke, Richmond, Brightwater, Wakefield

Combining their strengths, Chris Leighton and Tracey Black form a dynamic real estate team known for award-winning customer satisfaction and a track record of success. Chris, with extensive experience and a sports background, and Tracey, a dedicated community member with a rich local heritage, bring honesty, integrity, and a comprehensive approach to buying and selling. Their mission: to provide impeccable service and achieve the best outcomes for clients, underpinned by a philosophy that teamwork multiplies success.


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About Chris & Tracey

Chris Leighton & Tracey Black have proven themselves as a formidable real estate sales team with award winning customer satisfaction results, a reputation for “getting it done” and achieving fantastic successes for many very happy sellers and buyers.

When you choose Chris Leighton & Tracey Black to market your property, you are choosing two licensed sales people who will be dedicated to providing you with their personal attention in the overall management of the sales process and their professional advice and support during the sensitive negotiation process.

Chris has proven herself as one of the regions’ leading practitioners. Her extensive sales and marketing background spans over 35 years. Throughout her own personal experience of buying and selling real estate, she acknowledges the importance of enthusiasm, attitude, knowledge, commitment, and the skill of a good negotiator. All of which she has an abundance of. Add in a good sense of humour, the ability to listen along with her sincere honesty and you get a good dose of professional integrity that has built a successful real estate career.

Away from work, Chris is a keen sportswoman having represented in both cricket (international) and hockey at provincial and national levels. She now enjoys golf, biking, walking, especially through the Abel Tasman. Spending time with family and friends is also very important to her.

Tracey is a true-blue Nelsonian, born and bred. She is well entrenched in the local community having grown-up here, being educated here, played sport to a high level and probably her proudest achievement – spending 10 years in the NZ Police, serving the community she loves and making a difference in peoples’ lives.

It is no surprise then that some of the strengths she brings to the team include honesty, integrity, attention to detail not to mention her vast marketing experience and local knowledge. Well-known and respected for her support of local community organisations, Tracey is passionate about the region and its people. Away from work, Tracey enjoys cycling and walking, especially strolling the local markets. Time with family and friends occupies any spare time.

Chris Leighton & Tracey Black utilise their collective strengths, sharing the tasks ensuring you are in the best hands to achieve the best result.

Their Mission Statement - Consistently achieving outstanding results for our clients with a strong focus on impeccable client service.

"Teamwork - divides the tasks and multiplies the success"

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What we both appreciated most was the way Chris & Tracey listened to us and showed genuine care for us throughout the process.

Our strengths

What people love about working with us

Extensive Experience & Market Knowledge

Chris's vast sales background and Tracey's local roots ensure deep market insight.

Professional Integrity

A shared commitment to honesty, sincerity, and dedication in every transaction.

Exceptional Negotiation Skills

Their combined expertise guarantees effective negotiations for optimal outcomes.

Community Connection

Both deeply involved in sports and local activities, adding a personal touch to their professional service.

Chris & Tracey’s sold properties


2/21 Elliot Street
Nelson, The Wood


119A Parkers Road
Nelson, Tahunanui


58 Washbourn Drive
Tasman, Richmond


5/124A Waimea Road
Nelson, Nelson South


5A Orakei Street
Nelson, Tahunanui


94 Fergusson Street
Nelson, Stoke

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