JADE COSTELLO - DIRECTOR
Jade Costello has experience in many facets of the real estate industry. She started her real estate career as the sole leasing consultant of one of Bayside’s most prestigious property management companies. She excelled within the company to adopt the role of business development manager. From there she further grew her property expertise by joining the buyer’s advocacy department at one of Australia’s leading independent property consultants. Despite all this, her passion has always been in residential leasing and looking after tenants.
Jade brings a broad knowledge of the legal ins and outs of renting a property and has an extensive network of managing agents in Melbourne. Our clients love her transparent, friendly approach and she’s generally the first person you will talk to when you call us!
SIMONE FLEMING - DIRECTOR
Simone Fleming’s passion for real estate started early by watching her mother at work as an architect. She then went on to study at the University of Melbourne achieving both a bachelor’s degree and post graduate diploma in the property field. For 6 years she worked in the real estate department at one of Australia’s largest retailers with most of her time there spent as a leasing manager. In this role it was her responsibility to source new rentals for the business all across Victoria. Through this, she gained an in depth understanding of how to accurately gauge a client’s needs and requirements in order to deliver them the right property for the right price.
Simone is a confident lease negotiator and brings extensive knowledge of all the pros and cons of each Melbourne suburb. Our clients love her thorough video tours of each rental property and her advice on all things Melbourne!
CRYSTAL SHARPLES - RELOCATION Manager
Crystal is a Melbourne born and bred local. Her love of the city is proven by her knowledge of all the hot spots in town, whether it be restaurants and bars or parks and activities for the kids.
Her passion is in interiors and real estate and it is her keen eye for detail that led her to study Interior Design at RMIT university.
Being an expat in Asia for many years, Crystal understands both the stresses and the excitement of moving to a new city.
Crystal was the events coordinator for the ANZA expat association in the Philippines giving her extensive experience in working with people from all cultures.
She has a friendly and laid back nature and takes great pride in producing clear and transparent property inspection reports ensuring her clients feel they are in the very best hands.
GIna Walters - Relocation manager
Gina moved to Melbourne with her husband and young family 10 years ago from Yorkshire in the United Kingdom, so she knows firsthand what it is like to relocate to a new city in a new country.
Gina has 4 children, so there is not much she doesn’t know about schools and parks and family related things to do in and around Melbourne.
She now lives on the beautiful Mornington peninsula and has a wealth of knowledge about the suburbs in and around this area. She is a passionate photographer and videographer.
Gina is a very organized person who prides herself on going above and beyond to help people secure a property here. She loves her job at Melbourne Rental Search because she says it’s such a great feeling to help people, alleviate some of the stresses of a big move and it’s such a pleasure to see the end results - finding someone a home.