CEO & Founder
Rich is the CEO and Founder of Propertybuyer. A licensed real estate buyers’ agent, property investor and professional economist with over 20 years experience in the property industry, Rich specialises in the prestige/luxury market in the Eastern suburbs, North Shore and Northern Beaches as well as in development sites, commercial and investment property markets. Rich has served as the President of REBAA (Real Estate Buyers’ Agent Association) for four years and Chairman of the Buyers Agent Chapter of the Real Estate Institute of NSW (REINSW) the past 9 years.
Rich holds a Master of Economics from Macquarie University and is a Qualified Property Investment Adviser®. As research expert and highly skilled in investment analysis and negotiation techniques that can deliver real savings for his clients, Rich understands the future trends in the property market and knows which suburbs are likely to have the greatest capital growth potential.
After graduating from Macquarie University with a Master’s degree in Economics, Rich’s passion for research, aptitude for investment and success in the real estate market translated into Property Buyer, the multi-award-winning buyers’ advocate agency which Rich founded and now heads as MD.
Rich has won 33 major awards including the prestigious National Telstra Business award. He is a nine time winner in the REINSW Buyers Agent “Award for Excellence” 2005-2018 and was awarded the highest honour in the Woodrow Weight Award in 2015 which recognises outstanding contribution to real estate agency practice and the REINSW. This was the first time the award has been presented to a Buyers’ Agent and shows the growing popularity and use of buyers’ agents in the general community. He was also named the “Best Property Finder Asia Pacific” in 2011.
Rich freely shares his knowledge, contacts and experience with his clients so they can build wealth through property investment. He is a recognised media commentator on property matters in the Financial Review, Domain, Herald, YIP, API and SPI magazines and keynote speaker at the Sydney and Melbourne Property Shows and regularly appears on Sky Business.
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