About Us

Jeff Tikitau


Jeff Tikitau

Recently returning to Rarotonga in July 2017 with his wife Natalie, after living and working in Nice, France where both Jeff and Natalie successfully sold high-end luxury real estate along the beautiful world-renowned coastline of the French Riviera for a leading British agency.  

Born on Rarotonga, Jeff is of Cook Island/Tahitian/German ancestry and is a descendent from the families of the royal dynasties of both Cook Islands and French Polynesia. He speaks Cook Island Maori and is also fluent in both the written and spoken languages of English and French. As well as having a strong background in tourism & hospitality working in New Zealand, Rarotonga and Tahiti, French Polynesia, he is a trainer and a motivator with over 20 years’ experience in Hotel/ Resort and Human Resources Management roles. He has danced in the Polynesian cultural festivals and loves to share his knowledge of his rich Polynesian culture.

A passionate, cheerful, outgoing, confident individual, a strong communicator who thrives on professionalism. Conducts himself with a code of high ethics and moral values, with a genuine interest in people he meets. It is with no wonder, Jeff has been referred to as a “sophisticated local”. 

Natalie Tikitau


Natalie Tikitau

Natalie is originally from New Zealand, and is of New Zealand/Samoan/French ancestry. Together with her husband Jeff, they have lived in New Zealand, Cook Islands, Tahiti and France.

Natalie has over 15 years’ experience in tourism & hospitality throughout the Pacific and has managed luxury resorts in Cook Islands.  She has held top positions as Assistant Rooms Division Manager and later the Marketing Manager of a large luxury Resort in Tahiti, French Polynesia.

A dedicated and diligent professional with a bubbly & personable demeanour. Natalie is passionate about real estate and has unwavering commitment to exceeding client’s expectations.

Together with her husband Jeff, they both are a formidable team, with their innovative ideas, dynamism, and professionalism.

Zane Sanderson of Jeff Tikitau Property Management


Zane Sanderson

Zane heads the Property Management Division at Jeff Tikitau Real Estate.

Born in New Zealand, Zane grew up on Rarotonga and graduated from Tereora College.  He later worked at 4-star Turtle Bay Resort in Hawaii and attended University where he earned a degree in International Business Management.  After moving to Seattle, a fast-growing city on the northwest of America and home of Boeing, Amazon, Starbucks and Microsoft, Zane managed apartment buildings in the downtown city for 7 years, and has completive experience in marketing and advertising with skills in managing staff and maintenance teams.

 Zane developed a passion for diving while living up in Penrhyn along with a love for the people and culture of the Atoll.  This led to Zane becoming a dive instructor in Hawaii where he enjoyed teaching in the waters of Oahu.

Zane is very friendly and approachable, and goes the extra mile to ensure our clients receive the best care and attention and strives to deliver the best results.

Real Estate Federation

As real estate professionals under the FNAIM French National Real Estate Federation of France, we work to a very high standard of professionalism and Code of Ethics.

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“Power Couple” Brings Skills Back Home

Find out why Cook Islands news calls us the “Power Couple”. 

Read Our Story published in Cook Islands News, our national newspaper, feature article “Hot On The Rock”.

Bank Of Cook Islands TV Presentation

Bank Of Cook Islands proudly reports Jeff Tikitau Real Estate Cook Islands.

Jeff explains on National Cook Islands TV vital keys to achieving the best possible results to sellers, buyers and rental property owners.

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Our new office opens opposite Rarotonga Airport

Jeff Tikitau Real Estate opens its office doors in August this year, conveniently located opposite Rarotonga International Airport. Stop in and see us! Plenty of parking available. 

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