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.
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.
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.
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 target marketing with a thorough understanding of buyer profiles in the Brighton area.
A well travelled, self professed '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 regarded sales team reflect her own meticulous standards. Working closely with Directors Stefan Whiting and Andrew Campbell she utilises her local network and intuition to perfectly match buyers to our vendors homes. She is an asset to buyers & sellers alike, and to the respected team at Buxton Brighton.
A highly regarded professional, Jack comes with all the qualities that you would expect from a Real Estate Agent at the Buxton Brighton office. Jack is a tenacious seller and negotiator, with a solid work ethic.
Raised in Bayside, educated at Brighton Grammar, he's a property area specialist.
With a genuine and down to earth nature, Jack has an ability to uncover the best solutions for his clients, ensuring that they feel entirely at ease during any stage of their property journey. Such traits have proven a winning formula and a key to his success.
With extensive experience in General Management, Jack's industry foundation is highly regarded.
As a true local, Jack can often be found at Brighton fine-dining restaurants, as well as the beach in his spare time. Having played football for local teams and tennis at state level, he thrives in a fast-paced, competitive environment.
Jack strives to exceed expectations, and to make your buying and selling experience truly rewarding.
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.
Suzette's wealth of experience and passionate approach towards her profession combine to deliver a specialist brand of client service often pursued but rarely achieved. With over 15 years in Senior Property Management her secret to success is simple - she always puts her clients first.
Maximising returns for her landlords and perfectly matching tenants to suitable properties ensure investments are managed with the highest level of professionalism and integrity. An in depth knowledge of the Residential Tenancy Act is invaluable with Suzette always keeping abreast of changes to legislation that can make a real difference to the rental process.
A rewarding career in Local Government as an elected Councillor as well as years as a Freelance Journalist, have given Suzette an enviable skill set with impeccable communication, time management and diplomacy amongst her greatest strengths. Suzette is dedicated to achieving excellent results, thrives on a challenge and is proud to always go the extra mile in her much loved role of Senior Property Manager at Buxton Brighton.
A beach loving foodie with a sense of adventure Suzette takes a keen interest in local issues and closely follows property trends in the area. Attracted to Buxton Brighton's client focused reputation Suzette believes ongoing training is a must for all Property Managers to enable them to provide Landlords and tenants with expertise, industry knowledge and the best possible service. Take the stress out of leasing your property and call Suzette Tayler at Buxton Brighton on 0450 922 761.
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.
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