• Personally sold $400m in property sales
• Founder of Agency Excellence NZ Premier Training Group
• Principal / Owner LJ Hooker Gisborne & Harveys Bay of Plenty
• Keynote speaker LJ Hooker/ Harveys conference 2015 and Property Brokers, Premium Conference 2016
In 2015 Simon joined up as Part-Owner and Director of the Quay Group who own several Real Estate offices notably LJ Hooker Gisborne and Harveys BOP franchise expansion. From Property Management, Sales, Development and Acquisition the diversification and expertise the business bestows is a fitting of minds and aspirations as the group continues its growth strategy.
Simon enjoyed 9 years of real estate success in one of Australia’s most competitive real estate markets and was part of the highly acclaimed offices of Gold Coast Homes & Ray White Surfers Paradise. Simon galvanized a reputation in the Gold Coast market as one of the most dynamic and proficient operator’s around. He earned the acknowledgement and respect of real estate market leaders, well known and respected public identities and real estate principals up and down the Australian East Coast. Winning many peer and company awards have provided Simon with the acumen that can only be achieved through experience and success.
Previously as Regional General Manager Bayleys Real Estate Simon over-saw the Central and Inner West suburbs of Auckland. Simon was instrumental in bringing Bayleys to new markets by capitalizing on previous business dealings that lead to Bayleys opening 5 offices in the fringe city suburbs.
Why choose Simon?
Simon does more than just say / Meet The Negotiator / The best negotiator in town
It is a clear indication of Simon’s natural leadership qualities, that he was one of New Zealand’s youngest ever general managers during his time at Bayleys. After cutting his real estate teeth here and in Australia – Simon has developed a rare ability to negotiate results that exceed the market. In fact, when it comes to marketing horsepower, no one will push harder and work harder to get you a winning result. When you need someone with a strong track record, unrivalled negotiation skills, huge work ethic, and a smarter approach to marketing – look no further than Simon.
How he works
The best experience: It’s what Simon has. It’s what you get.
When it comes to buying and selling property, Simon offers a true experience crafted during decades at the top of the game. He combines the roles of doctor, consultant, and coach, to figure out what you need, how to get it – and how to stay in control throughout it all. Whether buying or selling, Simon will take you through a strategy session to work out the best tactics for your situation, explaining the psychology behind real estate and how you can get the best result. He’ll also keep you well informed during each step – explaining what has happened, what will happen next, and what will happen after that. Experience the difference – contact Simon today.
Who he is
Family man. Funny man. Fisherman.
A country boy with country values, Simon lives with his wife and three children in Papamoa – where the section is large enough to require a ride-on lawnmower. Simon believes life is to be enjoyed, and that a day without laughter is a day wasted. His philosophy of ‘attack the day’ means he is always trying to fit as he can into 24 hours – whether travelling, mountain biking, tinkering around the house, or enjoying time out on the water. He’s a family man – a funny man – a fisherman; and when it comes to real estate, he’s your man.