Meet The Team

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Meet The Team

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Tennille Mugridge
Tennille MugridgeLicensee/ Managing Director
Tennille commenced her career in real estate with a local agency on the Peninsula in 1998. Her role as Office Administrator required her to assist both the Sales and Property Management departments, giving her a solid understanding of both functions. It was here that Tennille made the decision to one day open her own agency, a goal that came to fruition in 2006.

Tennille has a real passion for real estate property management and provides her clients with absolute quality and consistency. Her aim is offer a professional tailored solution while assisting you with the growth of your personal rental property portfolio.

Born and raised on the Central Coast, Tennille knows the area like only a local can and enjoys sharing the coastal lifestyle she loves with her family and friends.

Laetitia Jones
Laetitia JonesProperty Manager
Laetitia started her career in Real Estate with “Home” back in 2010. Laetitia’s background in hospitality has ensured that she brings to her role as Property Manager strong customer service skills and a very friendly attitude. Laetitia loves her career and is passionate about everything Property Management. She has all the qualities you want in a Property Manager, a friendly attitude, excellent time management, and organizational skills and “A class” customer service.

Laetitia has a strong work ethic and is dedicated in providing outstanding and efficient service, always going above and beyond for her clients, she strives to make every experience a positive and memorable one.

Previously holding the position as Property Officer, Laetitia was responsible for the important ‘behind-the-scenes’ support – from advertising and marketing to rent receipting and preparation of tenancy leases and bonds. She knows what it takes to be the back bone of the team and this ensures her comprehensive knowledge in all facets of Property Management.

Laetitia Achievements:
Winner 2016 REI NSW Property Manager of the year Award
Finalist 2015 REI NSW Property Manager of the year Award
Finalist 2014 Leading Property Managers of Australia Rising Star Award
Winner 2013 Leading Property Managers of Australia Corporate Support Award
Finalist 2017 REI Australia Property Manger of the year award

Karla Barlow
Karla BarlowProperty Manager
Friendly, approachable and down-to-earth, Karla is extremely well suited to her role with Home Specialist Property Management – highly skilled and with a reputation for outstanding customer care, she’s a dedicated professional with a strong real estate background.

Focused, precise and organised with a diligent eye for detail, Karla is drawn to the fast-paced challenges of real estate and is driven by her determination to provide her clients with exceptional service experiences and deliver them optimum results. Karla has always had a passion for property and has been proactive in acquiring and maintaining an in-depth knowledge of the industry and Residential Tenancy Act.

Her honesty, integrity and knowledge ensure looking after your investment runs as smoothly as possible and her professional, no nonsense approach ensure tenants are fully aware of their responsibilities right from the start. Her vast skill set & exceptional interpersonal skills enable her to consistently maximise rewards for investors and provide exceptional service to property owners and tenants alike.

Crystal O'Keeffe
Crystal O'KeeffeReception & Administration
Crystal joined our team in a Corporate Support role in 2015 after years working as a nurse. With a keen eye for detail and being a quick learner, Crystal already has proven a great fit with the ‘home team’.

As Corporate Support Crystal is responsible for the important ‘behind-the-scenes’ support. She is the back bone of the team handling accounts, bond lodgements, company communications and compliance.

Crystal ensures our Property Managers can effectively focus on their day-to-day activities without having to worry about the administration tasks.

Rebecca Hough-Vallis
Rebecca Hough-VallisBusiness Development Manager
Rebecca’s passion for property began when she purchased her first investment property in Sydney at the age of 20, and then her second at the age of 22. She worked in customer service and hospitality for 10 Years before pursuing her personal passion for property as a career in Sydney 2006.

Rebecca has worked in various Real Estate roles including: Reception, Sales and Property Management departments that has offered her a broad range of experience from high profile Sydney offices in the Property Management industry.

After settling on the Central Coast in 2010 with her family and continuing her Real Estate career, she began investing in property on the Central Coast.

Rebecca’s commitment to her clients, providing them with exceptional customer service along with her own experience and expertise as a property investor herself, makes Rebecca an invaluable addition to our team!

She understands first-hand the needs and expectations of landlords that want nothing but premium property management.

Kristine
KristineAdministrator
Kristine is fastidious in her work with a good eye-for-detail and efficiency that is certainly appreciated by our Property Management team. She is the administration machine behind our Property Managers ensuring they promptly provide our Landlords and Tenants with all of the accurate information that they require in a reader-friendly format.

Along with preparing new lease packs and processing applications, Kristine is also keeping our records up to date, helping everything run smoothly and so much more.

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