Jim’s tremendous work ethic, thorough preparation, networking
and negotiating skills underpin the trust vendors place in him. He has rewarded that trust from vendors with 240 property settlements exceeding $110M of asset value, since commencing his real estate career in Hobart during 2011. Prior to gaining Property Consultant and Auctioneer qualifications for real estate, his training and qualifications include Sales and Marketing and Business Development. Joining Knight Frank in 2014 as Manager of the Residential business. The Knight Frank Residential team grew from four to eleven operatives under Jim’s leadership until he reverted to a ‘town and country’ role for the firm in 2017, further expanding East Coast operations from Spring Beach and Orford to Bicheno and Coles Bay including a new office in Swansea - while also maintaining a service for his client base in Southern Tasmania. During 2018 the firm settled 100 properties on the East Coast alone and in the year prior, 2017 Jim was awarded ‘REIT Agent of the year’ for his achievements and service to the industry in Tasmania. In his personal time, Jim contributes as an active community member and Rotarian. He volunteers as guest auctioneer for community groups such as Rotary, Rural Alive and Well, the Cancer Council and TMAG, the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery. Past and present interests include Chair of Hobart’s Choir of High Hopes Street Choir, the Spring Bay Maritime and Discovery Centre in Triabunna and 15 years service to Tasmania’s Beacon Foundation.