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73 Milano Boulevard, Karaka Harbourside

Showhome viewing's are available

Monday- Friday 9am-3pm or by appointment.

Saturday - Sunday Closed or by appointment.

To book, please contact 0800 828 453

We will be closed

Easter - 29th March - 1st April 2024

Anzac Day - 25th April 

About Us

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Abode Design + Build is proudly 100% New Zealand owned. Abode is a residential construction company specialising in both new builds and renovations . As an independent Design + Build company we provide high quality, customer focused build experiences, to give you a home to be proud of. We are a member of the Certified Builders Association.

With years of combined knowledge and experience, the team at Abode aims to deliver a personalised and professional hands on approach guiding you through the build process.

At Abode we have the freedom to customise each build to suit every individuals unique lifestyle, budget  and location, without any extra fees and design restrictions. 


Abode Design + Build is jointly owned and operated by Stephen Tordeich and Patrick Preisig.

A professional collaboration of partners building quality residential homes.

Stephen established the business in 2011 after having spent years in the building, finance and manufacturing industries.

Stephen has a bachelors degree in Engineering. He has a strong background in finance and manufacturing. He has previously successfully managed his family's manufacturing business,  which is still trading. He also has a MBA degree. Prior to starting the business, Stephen spent many years  renovating houses in Central Auckland. It was this love of design and the building industry that guided him to look for a business associated with building and design as a career direction. 

Patrick is a Licensed Building Practitioner who has built some of the most prestigious homes over his 30 years in the building industry. He is renowned at finding workable solutions that not only amaze clients but also satisfy council and associated building regulations.

Patrick has adept experience in rural properties, urban housing, city apartments and remove and rebuilds. His knowledge and expertise is widely known in the industry and he is frequently called upon for advice from contractors. 

Together both Stephen and Patrick's ethos is to provide our clients with an authentic, well designed, high quality home that will be enjoyed for years to come. 

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Experience You Can Trust!  




If building is daunting, leave it to us and we will design and build your dream home, minus the stress. 

Do you have plans or drawings already? We can work from those and turn them into a reality. 

Love the home you're in? We do customised renovations.

  • Book a time with our new home consultant to answer all your questions

    1 hr


Robin + Crystal

"We are really pleased with our home, the finished product surpassed our expectations. The quality of the workmanship and all the finer details are excellent! The team were lovely to deal with, as were all the contractors we met along the way."


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