Michael was born into a family that owned and operated real estate businesses for over 40 years. Having been exposed to the real estate world from an early age, he is extremely passionate about his work and making a difference to people’s lives. Michael is not focused on leasing and selling the most properties – he values people and relationships, and it is common for his clients to become his friends. Michael has sold studios, apartments, terraces, houses, and blocks of flats, with the highest price for a property sold being $8.5m.
Kristalla brings an innovative approach to her role at The Local Agency Co. Her focus on, and passion for, building personal relationships has seen her develop a large portfolio of landlords, some of whom she has managed properties for, for over 10 years. Due to her professional and diligent nature, Kristalla is regularly recommended for new business by many of her clients and her wide network of friends. She manages multiple properties and blocks of flats for investors in all areas of the eastern suburbs, as well as a large amount of property for overseas clients. With over 16 years of property experience, Kristalla knows the importance of fully understanding her client’s needs, so always takes the time to listen and empathise.
Bonnie grew up in the Sunshine Coast of Queensland. During the school holidays and after finishing year 12, Bonnie helped her parents with running their business and of one the most important skills she developed was listening and understanding clients needs and ensuring those needs were satisfied above the clients expectations. Also realising the importance of hard work and ensuring each task was completed quickly and only doing the task once. She recalls the best part of the job was the satisfaction of seeing a client walk out of their offices loving their new business logo that they had created. Bonnie has a unique set of skills, which is perfect for managing and leasing properties. Outside of work you will find Bonnie enjoying walking her dog, time at the beach and cooking.
Gigi brings positive energy, enthusiasm, and a genuine passion for life to everything she does. Beginning her real estate career in China in 2004, she really enjoys helping people find their dream home or a great investment property. Since moving to Australia in 2013, Gigi has worked for a range of commercial and community organisations, and fallen in love with the Australian culture and way of life. She is committed to lifelong learning, completing a bachelor’s degree, diploma of business and refining her knowledge of the local property market through positions with 2 real estate companies. Gigi says the best part of working in real estate is the relationships and friendships you make. When she’s not working, Gigi enjoys travelling, movies, spending time with her daughters, taking walks through her local park and having a coffee while sitting on her balcony with a good book. Fluent in English, Cantonese and Mandarin.