After graduating from the University of Tasmania in 2000, Anne lived, worked and traveled overseas encouraging everyone she met to visit her beautiful home state of Tasmania. This passion followed her home to Launceston where she spent the next 9 years selling Tasmania to the rest of the world in her role as the Sales Manager of a local adventure tour company. Looking for a new challenge, Anne turned her sights to the Real Estate Industry and joined the Harcourt’s Property Management team. A self-confessed ‘people person’ she looks forward to interacting with the local community and making herself invaluable to her colleagues and future clients alike. Assisting Fiona Ricketts and the Property Management Team Anne’s role is to help maintain the high standards of service offered when catering to the needs of our clients. Married with two young children and a large network of family and friends Anne likes to keep busy in her spare time. Most days begin with a run, a gym session or a breakfast date with girlfriends and she doesn’t like to slow down until it’s time for bed. Anne has a passion for travel, the outdoors, Tasmanian food & wine and anything adventurous!
Nikki completed year 11 at Launceston College in 2013 before starting her career in the dental industry as a dental assistant. Wanting a change, Nikki jumped at the opportunity to begin a career in property management at Harcourts. Outside of work, Nikki enjoys keeping active, playing netball and spending time with family and friends.
Commencing only recently with the Launceston Harcourts team; Belinda began her career in the hospitality industry working within large 5 star hotel chains, resorts and later small accommodation venues.
In 1994 she transferred her skills to commence employment working in Real Estate as a Property Manager, also Administration and later in the role of a Body Corporate Manager on the Gold Coast. Belinda and her husband moved to Tasmania from Queensland in 2008 seeking a lifestyle change where she operated and owned a cafe/catering business for 5 years.
Having worked all her career in customer service based positions, Belinda understands the importance of being a reliable, approachable , honest & dedicated employee ; committed to providing exceptional professional service to our property owners & tenants. Outside of Harcourts, Belinda & her hubby and two pooches live in a beautiful tranquil spot along the Tamar River, where she loves to garden and cook. They have not been disappointed with their decision to move to Tasmania, loving everything about it.
Belinda offers peace of mind ensuring your property investment gets the care it deserves.
Qualifications - Certificate four in Human Resources, Certificate three in Business, Certificate three in Administration and Certificate three Tourism.
Why real estate? Working in Real Estate takes dedication, passion and hard work. In return Real Estate can be exciting and a rewarding career. It provides the opportunity to grow personally and professionally.
What are you values? Accountability, passion, integrity, quality, innovation and compassion.
What qualities would you look for in a Property Manager/Property Consultant to look after your property? Personable, war, and customer focused.
Hayley started her real estate career early 2012. Having no prior knowledge of the Real Estate industry her passion for property management grew each day and she knew it was her calling. Hayley’s previous roles being a receptionist, letting officer & assistant property manager have given Hayley the experience and knowledge to take on her current role as one of our Property Portfolio Managers. Hayley prides herself on her customer service and communication skills and she believes constant communication, dedication, honesty and hands on attitude are essential for a good property manager. Hayley enjoys the fast pace environment property management offers, and also enjoys dealing with a wide range of people and having no day the same.
Cass has spent the last 11.5 years in a client service based roll working with home lending clients. Cass worked in an analyst role for 4 years of these years providing staff management, coaching and development. Having experience managing personal investments has given Cass an insight as to what owners and tenants want. Cass has 3 step children, who she adores. Along with her husband Cass loves spending family time adventuring outdoors, playing/watching sport and making memories.
Why real estate? Experience in home lending and wanting to make the move into real estate.
What are your values? Integrity, honesty and accountability.
What qualities would you look for in a Property Manager to look after your property? To treat the property as if it were your own
Catherine has been in the real estate for 5.5 years. Catherine transferred to the Harcourts team from Elephant Property, she was there for over 3 years. Catherine is extremely customer service driven, and always strives to assist clients to the best of her ability, and follow through with what she promises. Catherine won the 2013 Tasmanian REIT Support Person of the Year representing the state at the National Awards. She also won the Elephant Property team player award in 2012 and 2014 (voted on internally), she’s also been a finalist in the City Prom Service awards (2012). Catherine completed her Certificate IV in Property Services in 2014.
Charlotte joined the team at Harcourts Launceston in early 2015. She obtained her real estate licence shortly after and began her role as a Property Portfolio Manager. Charlotte is a very organised person who is determined to succeed in every task at hand. Outside of work Charlotte values time spent with family and friends, keeping fit and playing netball.
Alex attended Newstead College and following 4 years in the customer service industry Alex joined Harcourts in 2014.
Alex began working at Harcourts in administration and after a year she completed her Property Management course and received her Property Management license; she was then offered a position in the Property Management Department in the role of Assistant Property Manager. which she loves! Alex is passionate about real estate and works hard to make sure our tenants and owners are being looked after. Alex is gaining more confidence and experience each day and is excited for what the future holds for her at Harcourts.
Outside work Alex likes to spend time with her friends and family.
Liz commenced working in the Real Estate industry with us back in 2011 as one of our Office Administrators. During the time Liz was in administration she completed her Property Consultant and Assistant Property Management license’s, and in assisting in both of these roles her knowledge of the Real Estate industry grew each day. After 18 months here at Harcourts Launceston, Liz made the move to Darwin and became a Business Associate for two of the top Sales Consultants before starting her career in Property Management. Whilst in Darwin, Liz proudly completed her Certificate IV in Property Services. Liz returned back to Harcourts Launceston as a Property Portfolio Manager in 2014 with a vast range of experience in the industry. Liz excels as she is extremely dedicated, focused and wants nothing more than to succeed with each challenge that she is faced with. With Liz’s prior experience in both areas of Real Estate as well as close to almost 10 years customer service, she brings a fresh look into our team.
For the best part of the last 10 yrs, Karen has been a 'stay at home mum'. Karen’s personal interest in Real Estate came at an early age, as did her interest in Agriculture - which is why she initially pursued a career in that industry, completing her Certificate IV in Agriculture at the Longreach Pastoral College in 2000-2001 and working on cattle stations in north Queensland for a number of years before becoming a mum. Since becoming a parent, Karens values changed as did her pursuit for a better and less labour intense career path, which is what lead her back to the Real Estate industry. Karens Grandfather & her mother, together have bought and sold a number of properties throughout South Australia for a number of years, both rural and residential for investment & personal use. I am also a registered Stable Foreman with TasRacing, to Troy Blacker - Troy Blacker Racing in Longford. Troy is also Karens fiancé and they own a few race horses together as well this being his chosen career path.
Karen loves getting home to her family and animals everyday - Karen enjoys going to races & sports meets catching up with Owners, fellow Mums & close friends.