Best Real Estate Agents In Torquay
Avg. rating of real estate agents in Torquay, VIC
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A local resident for the past 12 years and a highly successful member of the McCartney team,
Tim is perfectly positioned as a director. Tim is renowned for his exceptional skill in negotiating and takes a hands-on / personal interest in all business transactions. Passionate, dedicated and enthusiastic, he has consistently achieved results beyond expectations.
Tim is a well-known local resident with 11 years experience in the real estate industry. Listing
a varied range of interests, predominantly golf and football, Tim has been a past player and Captain of the Torquay Football Club, where he has remained heavily involved and is currently
on the Committee. His local knowledge and
easy going nature are genuine assets to both the team and clients at McCartney Real Estate. Tim possesses excellent communication, organisation and management skills and along with his professionalism, he is a true reflection of an agent with impeccable credentials & reputation.
A dedicated family man, Tim’s wife Jo and three daughters, Milla, Livi and Ava, love the lifestyle and close-knit community of Torquay along with its proximity to beaches and dealing on a day to day basis with like-minded people makes work even more enjoyable.
According to our records Tim Carson generally sells approximately 121 properties a year at an average price of $946,604 (at time of calculation). Tim Carson appears to specialise in selling houses in Torquay and Jan Juc.
John was welcomed into the real estate industry more than 20 years ago, and is now a joint Director of McCartney Real Estate in Torquay. John is an easy going and genuine agent with a refreshingly enthusiastic approach whose market knowledge, negotiation and communication skills have earned him the utmost respect and trust of many clients.
As a fully Licensed Estate Agent and qualified Auctioneer, John brings an extensive skill set to the negotiating table and prides himself on his honesty, integrity and extensive knowledge of the industry. John is committed to providing his clients with highly effective marketing strategies and expert advice. John believes in striving for the best results for his clients enabling them to move forward positively.
John has lived and worked in Torquay for over
25 years and is very much involved in the local community. He is a life member and past Vice– President / premiership player / coach and committee member of the Torquay Football and Netball club. His family and friends are very important in John’s everyday life and his wife Sue-Ann, son Jake and daughter Mia have all been involved in school and sporting communities in both Torquay and Jan Juc over the years.
John is proud to lead the McCartney team and eager to maintain its strong family influence and established community connections.
According to our records John McMahon generally sells approximately 80 properties a year at an average price of $1,050,252 (at time of calculation). John McMahon appears to specialise in selling houses in Torquay and Jan Juc.
Suzy Jones is thrilled to have turned a life-long passion for property into a rewarding career. Before joining the real estate industry, she worked in both the Leisure, Community and Planning & Environment Units of the Surf Coast Shire where she stockpiled know-how on local infrastructure, building regulations and subdivisions.
In 2007, Suzy was ready for a new challenge, and established Coast Retreats, a boutique holiday rental booking service for luxury coastal homes. The following year she joined LINKS Property as our Sales and Leasing Consultant. Owning a personal investment property in Jan Juc gives Suzy a valuable perspective on property investment (and is a sure sign of her confidence in the local market). She was the driving force behind the LINKS Property fundraising campaign for Breast Cancer Network Australia and feels blessed to continuously celebrate the strengths of professional women as a member of our all-female team.
Suzy loves communicating with people and building relationships that last. She thrives on finding the right home for a client, securing the right tenant for a landlord and linking a tenant with a property they’ll love to live in. She is highly skilled in creating opportunities for win-win outcomes. Her simple, personal mantra echoes the sentiment: “Do what you, do and do it well”.
Suzy herself is a seachanger. Having made the move from Melbourne to Torquay in 2000, the Surf Coast is now her spiritual home. She and her young family embrace the active coastal lifestyle with gusto – bike riding, gym, yoga, beach time and fishing.
According to our records Suzy Jones generally sells approximately 54 properties a year at an average price of $921,870 (at time of calculation). Suzy Jones appears to specialise in selling houses in Torquay and Jan Juc.
REB 2019 Regional Principal Of the Year – Women In Real Estate Award winner, Lynne Hayden is the driving force behind LINKS Property – the mover and shaker who founded the business and continues to shape its future direction.
Lynne Hayden is the driving force behind LINKS Property – the mover and shaker who founded the business and continues to shape its future direction.
Lynne is a multitasker, an avid net-worker and a savvy business-lady who knows how to shake things up and make things happen. She grew up in a family of doers then married into strong real estate lineage. It was natural for her to carve a career and an enterprise selling and managing property in her favourite corner of the world.
Lynne is a champion of the coastal lifestyle and lives and breathes the Surf Coast sensibility with her young family. Health and well-being rank high on her priority list, and her other interests always trend back toward property. You’ll find her relaxing while flipping through design magazines, checking out the latest property developments in the region or discussing architecture trends with her property-builder husband.
A licensed agent (together with a B.Bus Public Relations and Ass Dip in IT) with 15 years in the industry, Lynne understands the value of coastal property and rates Torquay and Jan Juc as a strategic lifestyle investment locations.
Lynne’s favourite aspect of work (which she doesn’t really consider work) is being part of the rich emotional journey people embark on when they buy or sell a property. “Nothing beats the thrill of having an overjoyed vendor and a blissful buyer. It’s magical.”
According to our records Lynne Hayden generally sells approximately 53 properties a year at an average price of $930,038 (at time of calculation). Lynne Hayden appears to specialise in selling houses in Torquay and Jan Juc.
Chris Henson brings more than two decades of diverse international sales experience to the One Agency team. He is uniquely equipped for the role of Senior Sales Consultant, having worked in real estate for 11 years, served as Sales Director of a Melbourne agency and notched up an impressive track record in the industry. We’re thrilled to have him on board and have his formidable experience, energy and negotiation skills add depth to our team.
Chris’ high expectations for himself flow through to steadfast reliability, service and results. He has seamlessly applied his knowhow to advising a range of clients including homeowners, seasoned investors and developers. Known for his down-to-earth, fuss-free, high energy approach and finely tuned negotiation skills, Chris takes pride in delivering streamlined campaigns and outstanding outcomes for every client.
Chris is a life-long learner, constantly training and developing to hone his expertise. He’s a safe pair of hands, approaching every property, every client, every potential buyer and every opportunity through the prism of his top-notch experience and trusted process.
Continually immersing himself in the local community and property market is an opportunity Chris relishes with enthusiasm and trademark professionalism. He invested in Torquay 8 years ago and, being family-orientated, loves the benefits of the Surf Coast lifestyle for his 2 young daughters, including the opportunity for his eldest daughter to attend Torquay Montessori.
According to our records Chris Henson generally sells approximately 52 properties a year at an average price of $878,545 (at time of calculation). Chris Henson appears to specialise in selling houses in Torquay and Jan Juc.
Starting his sales career at an early age in the motor industry, Ben decided to turn his skills to Real Estate. Now with over 9 years of experience, he understands the best methods and marketing techniques and has fine tuned his negotiation skills to obtain the premium price for his vendors every time.
Being upfront and open, and delivering what he promises is important to Ben. He believes success comes from listening rather than talking.
Ben’s clients appreciate his no-nonsense, straightforward approach to selling, but also that he is approachable and helpful. As a leading agent within the Surf Coast area, Ben enjoys a lot of repeat business and referrals.
Since moving to the Surf Coast Ben has always been active in the Torquay community including Schools, local businesses and Torquay Rotary Club.
With this knowledge, and enthusiasm for the Surf Coast, Ben aims to bring a high level of service and expertise to every sale, and provide all his clients with an experience they will remember.
According to our records Ben Smith generally sells approximately 55 properties a year at an average price of $730,765 (at time of calculation). Ben Smith appears to specialise in selling houses in Torquay and Winchelsea.
Over a 10 year real estate career, Shaun O’Callaghan’s authentic and personal approach has driven outstanding results for hundreds of thrilled Surf Coast sellers and buyers.
Shaun believes that every vendor deserves a shot at getting the best price for their property and that every buyer has the right to expect exceptional service. His prowess is in minimising stress, demystifying the process and rock-solid negotiation and people skills.
After 14 years building homes along the coast, Shaun redirected his talents to real estate in 2006, re-casting himself as Torquay and Jan Juc’s most recommended and awarded agent.
In 2015, one of Victoria’s largest real estate groups named Shaun “Agent of the Year” across its 50-office network – a worthy nod. He’s an auction accredited agent and an industry commentator featured in Real Estate Business and on the Sky News Real Estate Program.
As Director of One Agency in Torquay, Shaun is stamping his mark in the space he loves, offering an ultra-positive client experience anchored in a potent mix of loyalty, reliability and an intimate understanding of the changeable real estate market.
A Surf Coast native and a family man with two young daughters, Shaun has a deep connection with the local community. Downtime you will find him in the family and friends zone, honing his fitness or personal growth, or catching waves at a local surf break.
Most recommended Agent 2018 – Jan Juc (Rate my Agent)
Most recommended Agent 2017 – Jan Juc (Rate my Agent)
Most recommended Agent 2017 – Overall 3228 Region (Rate my Agent)
Most recommended Agent 2015 – Jan Juc (Rate my Agent)
Most recommended Agent 2015 – Torquay (Rate my Agent)
Agent of the Year (leading Victorian brand across 500 offices) 2015
According to our records Shaun O’Callaghan generally sells approximately 100 properties a year at an average price of $874,253 (at time of calculation). Shaun O’Callaghan appears to specialise in selling houses in Torquay and Jan Juc.
Olivia Swann joins One Agency as a Sales Consultant with a track record of driving success for clients.
Experienced in coastal property markets, including the Surf Coast and Barwon
Heads, she has a talent for guiding both buyers and vendors through the process with professionalism and minimal fuss.
Past clients point to Olivia’s excellent communication skills, ability to keep them informed, and fast response to enquiries.
Olivia is passionate and empathetic, always stepping into the client’s shoes to better understand their needs then going the extra mile to deliver. All the while, her trademark friendly nature helps put everyone at ease.
Her results-driven approach never compromises on customer service and has gained Olivia a reputation as a finisher who doesn’t give up until the job’s done.
The Surf Coast is Olivia’s home territory. As a young girl, she relocated to Jan Juc with her family and grew up embracing the coastal lifestyle with gusto. She also loves to travel and, as a keen skier, chase the snow season around the globe. Locally, look for her running her Blue Heeler, Stella around town.
According to our records Olivia Swann generally sells approximately 67 properties a year at an average price of $911,821 (at time of calculation). Olivia Swann appears to specialise in selling houses in Torquay and Jan Juc.
Real estate has been a passion of Steven’s for
more than 15 years. A true professional in terms of experience, attitude and capabilities, Steven has carved out a reputation as one of the most effective, emphatic and caring real estate agents along the Surf Coast.
His real estate expertise, knowledge of the Surf Coast market and personable nature in combination place him in an advantageous position to negotiate the very best outcome for his clients. A testament to his skills and the level of service he offers is the high level of repeat and referral business he receives.
Driven to succeed in every endeavour, Steven enjoys the dynamic nature of the real estate business; the challenges and rewards. He loves nothing more than being instrumental in achieving his client’s property goals.
Outside of work Steven enjoys having a hit of golf and trying to maintain a respectable single figure handicap together with following the mighty Hawthorn football club whenever they play.
According to our records Steve Menegazzo generally sells approximately 53 properties a year at an average price of $830,852 (at time of calculation). Steve Menegazzo appears to specialise in selling houses in Torquay and Jan Juc.
After working as a wool classer and in numerous sales roles, Leigh opted for a change to real estate in 2000 and enjoyed considerable success selling property on the Surf Coast before establishing hockingstuart Torquay in March 2005. “I was attracted to real estate because of the opportunity for meeting people and assisting them with their most significant purchase.” Dedicated and approachable, Leigh is a fine negotiator with an impeccable record for consistently obtaining outstanding results.
Skills & expertise
Leigh Hall-Sullivan has been in the industry since 2000.
According to our records Leigh Hall-Sullivan generally sells approximately 25 properties a year at an average price of $658,040 (at time of calculation). Leigh Hall-Sullivan appears to specialise in selling Residential Lands in Torquay and Jan Juc.