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Zoe Hooper
Zoe HooperSales Consultant

Local knowledge, professional expertise and an exuberant love of the Brighton area underpin Zoe's dynamic approach to Real Estate sales and marketing. Client focused and driven to achieve outstanding results for her vendors she is an excellent communicator with extensive experience in coordinating sales campaigns tailor made for individual properties.

A university qualified educator she is patient, understanding and skilled at guiding clients through each step involved in the successful sale of their home or investment property. She is a specialist in social media and target marketing with a thorough understanding of buyer profiles in the Bayside area, an extensive local network and intuition to expertly match buyers to their perfect home.

A well travelled ‘people person' Zoe was born, raised and educated in Brighton. She firmly believes Bayside is the jewel in Melbourne's crown and lives locally with her young family. Warm, friendly and energetic Zoe loves to dine out in Church, Bay & Martin Streets and spend time at the beach keeping fit.

Zoe aligned herself with the Buxton brand because the company's values and highly respected Sales Team reflect her own meticulous standards. She has built an excellent referral based business with happy vendors recommending her skillful approach and regular, outstanding reviews on ‘Rate My Agent'. She is an asset to buyers & sellers alike, and to the award winning team at Buxton Brighton.

Office: 9592-8000
Mobile: 0410-427-119
E-mail: zhooper@buxton.com.au
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Sonja Sendin
Sonja SendinExecutive Assistant

A genuine people person Sonja relishes the opportunity to expertly guide clients through the 'behind the scenes' elements of their personalised sales and marketing campaigns. She prides herself on being efficient, organised and professional but at the same time she is a great listener whom understands the emotions that may come with selling your biggest asset.

Sonja is client focused with an eye for detail and a passion for homes & interior design, she can advise on a wide range of areas including styling, presentation & maintenance. As a qualified Agents' Representative, who has worked in property management, sales & reception at exclusive firms, she has a rare insight in to what it takes to bring a property to market.

A Brighton resident with a grown up family she takes a keen interest in photography, fashion & styling and also likes to keep fit whilst enjoying the beach & water sports. Sonja is in integral part of the Buxton family and savours the opportunity to work alongside two of Bayside's top performing agents.

Office: 9592-8000
Mobile: 0406-811-040
E-mail: ssendin@buxton.com.au
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Charlene Zhang
Charlene ZhangSales Consultant

Charlene delivers an impressive blend of intellect, drive and warmth backed by an extensive knowledge of Chinese culture, business and language. Hand picked by Buxton Brighton's high performing Senior Executives for her exemplary customer service and intuitive nature she has quickly established herself as one of the offices leading international client specialists.

Born in Shanghai to professional parents, Charlene gained her Bachelor of English before travelling to Australia to complete a Masters in Business & Hospitality. Choosing to study at a University with very few fellow Chinese students she was determined to immerse herself in Australian culture and perfect her language skills.

Hard working and ambitious Charlene gained experience in retail sales, HR and business administration before joining Crown Melbourne's VIP Services Team. Excellent communication skills, problem solving abilities and fluency in Mandarin & English saw her advance to the role of Management Executive leading a team of specialised staff in the exclusive Mahogany Room.

Well equipped to deal with the fast paced nature of Real Estate Sales, Charlene is a perfectionist with a thirst for knowledge, keen eye for detail and friendly, engaging manner. A multilingual expert with a love of socialising, movies and art, she is perfectly positioned to liaise with international buyers and sellers ensuring maximum results are achieved for your Bayside property.

Office: 9592-8000
Mobile: 0430-833-737
E-mail: charlene@buxton.com.au
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Angie Swindon
Angie SwindonSales Consultant

A long-held passion and a true desire to help people reach their goals has seen Angie Swindon join the highly-regarded sales team at Buxton Brighton.

A seasoned marketing & sales professional, Angie brings a wealth of knowledge garnered during her years of involvement in the family retail & online business. Having also bought, renovated & sold property, Angie fully empathises with her clients at all stages of the buying & selling processes. Approachable and down to earth, Angie is eager to impart knowledge gained from her personal experience to ensure a smooth & stress-free transaction and also to assist home-owners realise the maximum potential in their properties.

Having spent many years in and around Brighton, Angie is familiar with the local real estate market and appreciates the joys of living in this part of the world. Outside of work, Angie enjoys making the most of her beachside lifestyle and spending time with her family.

Office: 9592-8000
Mobile: 0425-736-737
E-mail: angies@buxton.com.au
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Joel Fredman
Joel FredmanSales Consultant

Joel has the rare ability to create an instant rapport with people; engaging, intelligent and genuine, his inner warmth shines through creating long lasting relationships built on open communication, integrity and trust. He calls many of his clients friends and measures personal success through the results attained for his vendors with their high level of satisfaction paramount.

An experienced agent and auctioneer Joel enjoys getting to know prospective buyers during his sales campaigns, understanding the importance these bonds play in achieving optimal results on auction day. Utilising his extensive local network Joel has also become a sought after ‘off market' specialist possessing a comprehensive knowledge of properties and buyers in the area with a unique ability to discreetly match the two.

A 'Brighton native' born in the UK Joel completed his secondary school studies at Brighton Grammar and undertook an Arts degree at Monash University. With a thirst for knowledge and a love of travel he embarked on many overseas adventures before coming home to spend more time with his family. Interested in careers in both Law and Real Estate, it was his love of people, property and the dynamic opportunities provided in the industry that saw Property Sales become his obvious choice.

Good natured, driven and passionate about Bayside real estate he loves dining out at new restaurants and keeping fit through yoga and tennis as well as being part of his local community. Identifying with the trusted Buxton Brighton brand Joel delivers a personalised level of service to his loyal, largely referral-based clientele.

Office: 9592-8000
Mobile: 0413-487-837
E-mail: jfredman@buxton.com.au
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Michelle Murray
Michelle MurrayDepartment Manager

Office: 9592-8000
Mobile: 0450-921-937
E-mail: mmurray@buxton.com.au
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Debra Kampf
Debra KampfSenior Property Manager

Personable and professional, Debra is a highly skilled property manager with over 16 years experience in Residential Leasing & Tenancy specialising in high-end markets including South Yarra, Albert Park & Brighton. She believes communication and organisation are the keys to client satisfaction with a proven track record testament to her strong referral business.

An excellent manager with a talent for devising systems and strategies to ensure every stage of the leasing process, including copywriting, advertising, screening tenants, processing applications, routine inspections, lease renewals and monthly administration, are seamless for both landlords and tenants alike.

Having lived in Bayside all her life and travelling extensively abroad, Debra enjoys the dynamic world of property, thriving on the fact that no two days are ever the same. She also loves dealing with people and derives enormous satisfaction from matching tenants to the right property, resulting in long-term tenancies and happy landlords.

Debra's family have built many successful residential developments in the area giving her first hand knowledge of Brighton's thriving property market. Joining Buxton's leading Property Management team enables Debra to combine her local expertise with her passion for people, business and real estate.

Office: 9592-8000
Mobile: 0415-056-929
E-mail: dkampf@buxton.com.au
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Zarah Baker
Zarah BakerSenior Property Manager

Zarah's warm and engaging nature instantly puts clients at ease whilst her professionalism and industry knowledge ensure your most important asset is expertly managed. A friendly ‘people person' with excellent interpersonal and communication skills Zarah is well qualified with years of experience in the exclusive Bayside rental market.

A university qualified Secondary School Teacher, who ran her own Furniture Removals business she has unique insight into managing a busy property portfolio. Her number one focus is excellent client service whilst maximising returns for her landlords with an in depth understanding of what it takes to protect your investment.

Zarah believes finding the perfect tenant for your property is the key! She enjoys meeting prospective tenants at rental opens and has an uncanny ability to easily identify the most suitable candidate for each of the properties she represents. Her priority is to keep landlords informed, liaise with tenants & contractors, conduct regular inspections and do everything necessary to give her clients peace of mind.

Growing up in northern New South Wales Zarah was attracted to Brighton and has made Bayside her home with the beach one of her favourite places to swim and keep fit. Focused on being the ‘best she can be' Zarah is driven to succeed and holds the renowned Buxton brand, culture and reputation in high esteem.

For all your property management needs please email or call Zarah at Buxton Brighton on 0450 923 920.

Office: 9592-8000
Mobile: 0450-923-920
E-mail: zbaker@buxton.com.au
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Lucy Smith
Lucy SmithProperty Manager

An experienced and enthusiastic Property Manager with specialised knowledge Lucy is client focused, quick thinking and professional. Passionate about the Bayside area and the high calibre properties she represents Lucy thrives on matching carefully screened tenants to her landlords sought after homes, apartments and investment properties.

Developing a broad skill set in Event Management and working at leading Agencies in both her hometown of Tasmania and Melbourne she is detail orientated with a systematic and intuitive approach. Understanding the needs and concerns of her landlords allows Lucy to select a tenant that will treat their rental property as if it were their own home. `

Sports mad and soon to be married Lucy is from a large family and knows the importance of great communication and a sense of humour, especially when dealing with a stressful situation. Keeping fit, exploring the local area and regular industry training ensure she is always focused on putting her clients first and making them count.

For all your property management needs please email or call Lucy at Buxton Brighton on 0450 923 380

Office: 9592-8000
Mobile: 0450-923-380
E-mail: lsmith@buxton.com.au
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Patricia Chuah
Patricia ChuahProperty Manager

Patricia has successfully combined her two passions within her Property Management role at Buxton Brighton - people and real estate. Her impressive qualifications including a Masters in Property and Bachelor in Counseling perfectly reflect these loves giving her a unique skill set when dealing with landlords and tenants alike.

Born in Malaysia with a sense of adventure and a will to succeed Patricia always knew she wanted to study and make her home in Australia. Honing her skills in the inner city rentals market she was drawn to the high caliber properties and unrivalled lifestyle on offer in Bayside.

An investor herself in both Malaysia and Melbourne she has an innate understanding of landlord expectations whilst also empathizing with the challenges tenants, particularly foreign residents, face during their search for a place to call home.

Fluent in multiple languages (Malay, Mandarin, Hokkien and English) she always puts her clients first believing in open communication, honesty and sincerity. She prides herself on matching people to properties for long-term tenancies with specialist expertise in executive and ex-pat rental agreements.

For all your property management needs please email or call Patricia at Buxton Brighton on 0450 922 761

Office: 9592-8000
Mobile: 0450-922-761
E-mail: pchuah@buxton.com.au
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