Mindful Design

An elegant silhouette, Soto responds to its sloping site with a thoughtful and considered design, set amongst a quiet neighbourhood. Luxurious materials and surfaces have been selected for all senses, to feel as good as they look. Designing a better lifestyle means paying attention architecture, design, interiors and how your home supports the life you want to lead — Soto sets the stage for where we’re going.

An Elegant Design
A Material Vision
Project Team
  • Architect — Monk Mackenzie

    Monk Mackenzie is a highly creative, multi-disciplinary studio of architects and designers. Both partners have worked with recognised global firms including Skidmore Owings & Merrill (SOM) in New York and London, and Office for Metropolitan Architecture (OMA). The studio recently completed Auckland’s internationally acclaimed #LightPathAKL which has become a signature architectural statement for the city. A belief in creating sustainable and intelligent contributions to the built environment is what drives the practice forward.

  • Interior Designer — Hare Interiors

    Lauren Hare and her team specialise in delivering intelligent interior design solutions for a range of boutique residential and commercial projects. Clients and design colleagues describe the practice as sophisticated and collaborative, with a focus on detail and elegant living. Their design philosophy integrates architecture and interior décor, resulting in rich environments defined by elegant colour palettes, refined materials and detailing tailored specifically to each project.

  • Landscape Architect — Boffa Miskell

    Boffa Miskell is a leading environmental planning and design consultancy with six offices throughout New Zealand. Working with a wide range of local and international private and public sector clients, its work focuses on planning, urban design, landscape architecture, landscape planning, ecology, cultural heritage, graphics and mapping. Over the past four decades, Boffa Miskell has been associated with a significant number of projects that have shaped spaces in both public and private environments.

  • Project Manager — Greenstone Group

    Founded in 2000, Greenstone Group is a property advisory and project management firm, providing consultancy to all facets of the property industry. Director Phil Eaton and Senior Project Manager Bruce Ramsay have brought their considerable skills and experience in property to ensure that Soto has been set up for success, right from the beginning. Their ongoing role, with specialist input from others in the Greenstone team, ensures that all facets of the project – design, programme, quality and cost – continue to develop in sync with each other and deliver exceptional results.

  • Development Manager — Southside Group

    Auckland-based Southside Group has been involved in property development and management for nearly 50 years. Since the 1990s Southside has been investing, building and managing masterplanned projects that range from subdivisions to residential and commercial developments. A solid reputation of working with trusted partners across the property industry is testament to Southside’s consistent delivery of quality projects. Southside Group is Development Manager and shareholder in Soto, working closely with fellow shareholders Dryden Developments Ltd and Arcus Property Ltd – respected property developers and investors in their own right.