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Why Choose Us

Trendsetter Homes has built a reputation on designing homes of quality, value and outstanding workmanship specialising in design and build, and house and land packages all over Christchurch, Kaiapoi, Rangiora and the wider Canterbury region. Their team is made up of over 40 years of experience in creating customer focused quality family homes, so you can be assured that our full design and streamlined build process will meet your expectations and budget.

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In Christchurch, Kaiapoi, Rangiora and wider Canterbury, Trendsetter Homes have built this new home and many others

Our Values

Our core values of honesty, integrity, and trust are at the heart of everything that we do. Processes and communication remain open and we are accountable for delivering on our promises.

Effective and open communication is integral to the success of our working relationship. We actively encourage all avenues of communication to ensure accessibility, understanding and clarification throughout the entire design and build process.

As an award winning business, we’re incredibly proud of our results and track record. We strive to provide the best in both workmanship, attention to detail, be the best in what we do, and provide this service for our clients.

Meet The Team

Trendsetter Homes Founder and Director Tony Anderson based in Christchurch
Founder & Director

Tony Andersen

Tony has worked in the building industry for over 40 years, and is the proud Founder and Director of Trendsetter Homes.

Tony’s experience, knowledge, and his ability to connect with customers is a crucial part of the success of Trendsetter Homes today. A typical day for Tony consists of sales, finance, staff training and the everyday running of and driving forward of the business.

Tony definitely is the wise owl of Trendsetter Homes, and he’d welcome the opportunity to work with you.

Contact Tony 027 255 0001 or

Trendsetter Homes Director Christine Andersen based in Christchurch

Christine Andersen

Christine proudly works alongside her father Tony as Director of Trendsetter Homes. She brings over 15 years experience of working in the Christchurch building industry, and is excited for what the future holds for both Trendsetter Homes and the Canterbury region.

Christine is relishing the challenge of sales and customer contact, and loves nothing better than bringing customer projects to life, within budget and on time.

Christine would welcome your call or email at:
Contact Christine 027 252 0001 or

Trendsetter Homes Accounts and Quantity Surveyor Tammy Acton-Adams based in Christchurch
Accounts / Quantity Surveyor

Tammy Acton-Adams

Since 2011, Tammy has been making building with Trendsetter Homes so easy. Tammy started in 2011, and since then has been applying her ninja skills to the Trendsetter Homes business administrative systems.

Tammy also heads up quantity surveying, accounts and general administration.

For any accounts or information enquiry’s, please contact Tammy at:
03 920 1001 or

Trendsetter Homes Design Architect Richard Ormsby based in Christchurch
Design Architect

Richard Ormsby

Richard has over 20 years experience of residential design in Canterbury. Richard works closely with us here at Trendsetter Homes and you can be assured of high quality workmanship, professionalism and thorough service for your particular home design requirements.

Richard takes pride in providing a design service that delivers unique and cost effective house designs tailored to the customers requirements.

To find out more, contact Richard at: 03 920 1001

Trendsetter Homes Interior Designer Katy Husband based in Christchurch
Interior Designer

Katy Husband

Katy works closely with us here at Trendsetter Homes and specialises in interior design, styling, window furnishings and homeware. Katy’s ethos is to create beautiful and stylish homes that are personal and reflect your life story, no matter what the budget.

If you’d like to find out more and talk through what's possible for interior design ‘over coffee’, please contact Katy at: 03 920 1001.

Your New Home
On Time, On Budget!

*Subject to Market & Site Influences

Trendsetter’s commitment to you is, finished to the highest standard, the agreed time frame, and at the agreed price.
Now that’s a commitment!   *Terms & Conditions apply

The Ravenswood new build in Christchurch, New Zealand built by Trendsetter Homes who work across Kaiapoi, Woodend and wider Canterbury

Sales With A Difference

Honesty, integrity and transparency are key to our sales process. We design and build homes tailored to suit your lifestyle and budget.

The Trendsetter team accompanies you throughout the entire build process, keeping you informed along the way. Our team prides itself on our proven track record, attention to detail, and project management skills.

At any stage of the construction process, an organised viewing of your new home can be facilitated to provide you with further peace of mind.

Focused Design

Practical and focused design are always a high priority for Trendsetter Homes.

First and foremost, maximising sun, views, and contours of your chosen site. Our specific design focus consists of usable spaces, efficiency in materials, energy efficiency, low maintenance and most importantly, providing an enjoyable home for you to live in – the customer.

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The Te Kohanga new home build in Pegasus Town, North Canterbury built by Trendsetter Homes
The Lakeside new build at Pegasus Lake, North Canterbury built by Trendsetter Homes

Dream Homes

Choose from our established house plan range, or we can custom design a home for you with all the features, and personality you desire. Our highly experienced team will happily guide you through the colour, fabric and interior design process, ensuring your new home fulfils all of your dreams and aspirations.

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The Difference
Is In The Detail

Trendsetter Homes strive to continually raise the bar to deliver better options when planning your home. Options include higher insulation, more storage area, larger bedrooms and garages, higher stud heights, comprehensive lighting, generous plug and socket points, garage attic, and burglar alarms. All of these optional features are available in most of the new homes that we build.

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A new home build in Christchurch by Trendsetter Homes who work across Kaiapoi, Woodend and wider Canterbury

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