Leo’s focus on building trust is obvious when he gets in front of an auction crowd. His ability to engage the audience, pique their excitement and attract bids is spectacular. “The auctioneer that relates to and interacts with the audience is the one that will get vendors the best price.”
The passion and integrity of hockingstuart mirror Leo’s personal qualities. “I really enjoy being part of one of the most significant transactions in people’s lives, and I do my best to exceed my clients’ expectations.”
33 Ballarat Street,
Yarraville VIC 3013
When you mix sales experience, marketing experience and 20 years of local area knowledge, you get someone that was destined to make an impact in real estate. Matthew has a charming and delightful, if somewhat cheeky, personality that puts him in good stead to maintaining his client relationships for far longer than the duration of an ordinary campaign. He takes his business seriously and is personally committed to ensuring the best possible result for all his clients. With thorough preparation, commitment, knowledge and research, Matt uses all the important tools in ensuring that a vendor’s sale is a satisfying one.
Having come from a background in the online space, one of Matthew’s major strengths is an area that, although hugely important in todays society, other agents know little about – digital and social marketing. But get Matthew face to face with buyers and you quickly realise he also posses the rare trait of communicating effectively with people from vastly different demographics. Whether it be a first home buyer, investor or developer, Matthew can ensure all parties are satisfied following any type of property enquiry. Outside of the suit, Matthew enjoys spending time with family and loves his sport. He is a 3 time premiership player with the Williamstown CYMS football club and spent his junior years playing at Spotswood FC. Matthew is a life-long Western Bulldogs supporter and believes one of his greatest days was seeing them win the 2016 AFL premiership at the MCG alongside his Dad!
39 Anderson Street,
Yarraville VIC 3013
John’s career to date is a striking example of what can be achieved when professional ambitions and personal aims are in sync. The approach is consistent, the key is commitment: to his own principles; to his family values; to those who matter the most.
In an age where authenticity is of paramount importance and credibility is counted amongst the qualities we admire most, it’s no surprise that John’s approach wins the respect of his colleagues and the recognition of his clients. The extensive list of vendors and buyers that John has provided with a rewarding real estate experience reflects the honesty and integrity with which he meets the daily demands of a constantly evolving, fast moving market and accepts the challenge of matching people to property.
Hard working, highly motivated, endlessly energetic, with the support of his wonderful wife Joanne, John strives to create the best possible world for his two beautiful daughters by building on his record and his reputation as one of the inner west’s most consistent, trusted property professionals.
104 Somerville Road,
Yarraville VIC 3013
A veteran of the local real estate scene, Aaron boasts more than a decade in the business.
Born and raised in the Essendon area, Aaron embarked on a variety of roles in the fitness and retail industries before his outstanding people skills and knack for negotiating led him to real estate in 1997.
Aaron has built a strong reputation as one of the region’s top auctioneers and applies his impressive attention to detail to each and every client, finding joy in connecting people with their dream home or delivering his vendor’s record-breaking sales.
Open and energetic with an unmatched level of integrity, Aaron sets himself apart by taking the stress out of selling or buying your home.
Having led his own team of agents, Aaron applies his easy going, down to earth nature to his day-to-day work in the residential and commercial real estate game.
Having attended Penleigh and Essendon Grammar, Aaron is still involved with its junior football program and business network and is active in his local community, providing his auctioneering skills to local schools and charities as well as his beloved Essendon Football Club.
When he can be lured away from his work, Aaron relishes time with his family and friends and can be found in gyms around Melbourne playing basketball or taking a run through the area’s parks and trails
Aaron is always happy to take your call and help you experience a smooth and, importantly, successful interaction with Hodges.
532 Mt Alexander Road
Ascot Vale 3032
Joseph has grown up living and breathing real estate. Following in his parents’ footsteps, Joseph always knew that real estate would be his career of choice.
Real estate runs through Joseph’s veins and he has a sixth sense when it comes to making the difficult simple and has structured some of our company’s most difficult sales. He is a clear thinker when the pressure is on and can focus intensely to make deals happen.
An outstanding auctioneer, fully licensed estate agent plus a well traveled individual, Joe demonstrates a positive and enduring attitude to his work and his clients.
Outside of real estate Joseph loves spending time with his family… talking about real estate!
80 Charles Street
Seddon VIC 3011
As a fully licensed agent, with around 10 years experience across all facets of Real Estate – it was natural that Jacob would open his own office, specialising in real estate investment services.
As a child, Jacob was introduced to property investment and real estate early with his family always holding a portfolio of investment properties. This made the choice for him to purchase his first investment at just 21 years of age a natural decision and real estate a natural pathway for him.
Jacob believes that choosing the right agent to assist you in your real estate journey – whether that be in sales, property management or advocacy will have the greatest effect on your success and he enjoys high levels of both referral and repeat business that can be put down to his honest nature and ongoing desire to find the best outcomes and results for each of his clients.
Boasting almost 1000 happy clients throughout his career, many of them following him for his journey – he believes no two clients are the same and that each client requires a different approach – always maintaining the utmost in care.
Outside of work, and property investment, Jacob enjoys an active social life and enjoys travelling the world and seeing new sights. He can often be found spending the weekend away discovering somewhere new with a glass of wine and great group of friends – or equally enjoys discovering all that fabulous Melbourne has to offer.
Whether it is assisting you through your journey of property investment, providing advice on your next purchase or achieving the best result on the sale of your property, Jacob’s experience will ensure you are best placed to get to the next step. Call Jacob today on 0433 514 534 for an obligation free discussion.
PO Box 225, Elsternwick
A passion for property was unavoidable for a 3rd generation Kay.
Peter previously attended RMIT in an Bachelor of Property & Valuation before entering the family business.
With a genuine passion in Residential and Commercial property, Peter provides his clients with honest and professional service.
No task is too hard for this fully Licensed Estate Agent who approaches each task with thorough thought and tact.
A passionate AFL and Soccer fan, Peter enjoys socialising with friends, cycling and keeping his eye on the latest property trends.
280 Hampshire Road,
SUNSHINE VIC 3020
Backed by more than 15 years working in the sales industry, Rob brings a pro-active and passionate approach to his work and will always go above and beyond to achieve the results he knows his clients deserve.
Rob joined Nicholas Scott because he was impressed with the unique approach toward real estate and investment management in which we operate. Rob’s transparency and open dealings with all his clients allows him to effectively and efficiently carry out all aspects of the buying and selling process, ensuring the best possible outcome for his impressive roster of return clients.
130 Gamon Street,
Yarraville VIC 3013
With over 15 years experience in the local real estate industry, becoming a business owner was a natural progression.
An effective communicator, Rita’s repeated successes are attributable to her experience, negotiations skills and ethical practices. Her strong work ethic has cemented her position as one of the most longstanding agents in the Inner West. She is disciplined, honest and determined to continue to provide a high level of service and great results for her clients.
A strong believer in continual education and personal development, Rita is forever reading or attending seminars to improve her skills.
Being an auctioneer is something she is also proud of. “It is often rare to see a female auctioneer, however, this is something that I love doing and enjoy.”
She is an award-winning agent, recently winning 2 awards from Rate My Agent as the No.1 Agent for Kingsville.
As local as can be, she was born in the Inner West of Melbourne and her passion for the area shines through.
When she is not working, Rita loves cooking for her family, trying different restaurants and walking her beagle dog, Ralph.
88 Somerville Rd,
Yarraville VIC 3013
Over the past 30 years, Fil has earned the title of an awarded sales professional due to her commitment to both vendor and buyer. She prides herself on her strength and ability to push for results while staying sensitive to every situation.
“For me, every transaction is more than just a sale, its an experience. I provide every client with honest, accurate and timely information and keep their interests at heart in order to get amazing results,” says Fil.
Fil is an allrounder. She has a flare when it comes to selling residential, development and commercial properties because she is not afraid to go the extra mile. She says, “my job is my hobby, it is my passion and I think that’s why I completely dedicate myself to every, individual client. I strive for the same results that vendors do and won’t stop until I’ve met them.” Fil, having placed highly in Channels 7’s ‘House Rules’ in 2016, also offers free styling and renovating advice to those who need it.
Burnham Real Estate are considered ‘Experts in the West,’ with over 130 years of experience in the area. Fil too has a personal affiliation with Melbourne’s inner west, having lived there for 25 years. When being asked about the area, Fil says she “gets excited when people want to live here too. I love the West, its where both my children are looking to live as they are starting to move out of home. There is a property for absolutely every buyer, and I love showing people that.”
Fil is the agent who will understand all your questions, provide you with prompt answers and give honest feedback and guidance. She is the agent that will work with you to get results, every time.
273 Barkly Street,
Footscray VIC 3011