MEET THE TEAM

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KATH PEARSON

DIRECTOR | BUYER ADVISOR

Kath Pearson’s expertise stems from 22 years in the real estate and marketing industry making her eminently qualified. With the strength of knowledge focused on real estate, she holds a professional history in Law and Public Affairs.

She founded Maison Advisory with a core value proposition, to service clients with professional advice and integrity, with discretion and confidentiality. She established her relocation business for the corporate sector more than a decade ago, and successfully continues to advise the expatriate market with assimilation and relocation services.

With an established and solid reputation in the industry for her highly personalised service, Kath is known for her intuitive communication skills, and is dedicated to the success of the end result.

Born and raised in the Eastern Suburbs and now living on the Lower North Shore, Kath has a deep connection and love for both areas with a strong knowledge and analysis of the market. She has a wide network of contacts and excellent rapport with both the local and broader agents enabling her to build a portfolio of pre and off market opportunities for her clients. The culture of her business is fundamentally built on the strength of trusted relationships, while welcoming creative and challenging input in the process.

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MANON LAPIDGE

EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT TO KATH PEARSON

Whilst working for Maison Advisory, Manon is currently completing a Bachelor of Commerce at UNSW with both a major in accounting, and a minor in marketing, equipping her with professional analytical, organisational and communication skills.

Her relationship with clients is as equally immeasurable as her market analysis reporting and research conducted for client property briefs.

With a caring and compassionate nature, Manon understands the emotional factor when purchasing a property and engages with clients with sensitivity and ability. Her great attention to detail assists in simplifying the purchasing process, despite the fast-paced nature of the real estate industry.

A love for all things people and property, Manon is proud to work alongside Kath Pearson in her team, and is committed to ensuring the best results when working on client briefs.

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LYDIA CLANCY

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER | BUYER ADVISOR

Lydia has worked internationally in the luxury fashion industry for over 16 years primarily in sales and negotiation roles. Having relocated to Australia 11 years ago and basing her young family in Mosman, she embarked on a new path renovating properties, establishing relationships with architects and interior designers within the market.

Lydia has a keen eye for detail​ and identifying property that has potential and scope to become the ideal family home or investment property. A passionate and dedicated working professional who has built a career on building relationships with clients, Lydia ensures that integrity and confidentiality comes first.

As a Buyer Advisor living on the Lower North Shore, she has engaged a wide network of contacts and relationships with local selling agents, a fundamental asset when assisting our clients to find their dream home. ​

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GERARD FITZGIBBON

BUYER ADVISOR

Gerard Fitzgibbon has a diverse and extensive history in the real estate industry with a long list of glowing testimonials. Friendly, approachable, and committed to his clients above all, he has helped many families buy and sell real estate throughout the demanding and challenging Upper and Lower North Shore markets.

A firm believer in hard work based on integrity and the value of customer service, Gerard is an asset to Maison Advisory. Having refined his skills whist working with one of Australia’s top real estate agents, he has assisted many purchasers from first home buyers, to upsizers, downsizers, and developers.

Gerard’s local market knowledge is vast, and he is passionate about helping his clients in buying their most valuable assets. An expert communicator and negotiator, Gerard considers relationship-building, trust, and consistency to be the most important aspect of his day-to-day working life.

 

Toby Llewellyn

Toby Llewellyn

BUYER ADVISOR

Toby Llewellyn has enjoyed a successful and rewarding career during the past decade in real estate, whilst also having a prominent presence within Sydney hosting large corporate events, charity and award nights as an MC. He began his real estate career with one of the largest auctioneering companies, and before joining Maison Advisory, worked in the agent recruitment team for one of the most recognised real estate franchises in Australia.

 

Toby’s real estate recruitment and auctioneering career has enabled him to develop a strong network of relationships with agents across Sydney, in particular, the Lower and Upper North Shore. Toby’s trusted and established relationships within the industry give strength to his strong communication and negotiation skill, with a great understanding of both the sales and buying process. With great attention to detail, Toby acts with compassion and care when assisting clients in the emotional and financial transaction of acquiring their most valuable assets. 

 

Having grown up in country NSW, and lived in multiple countries, Toby has encountered people from all walks of life, and prides himself on his interpersonal skills. His commitment to exceed expectations, and his deep market knowledge empowers him to achieve optimal results for his clients. Toby is approachable and projects an instant warmth, leaving a lasting impression on all he meets. His positive and confident disposition brings his clients reassurance that their property search is in the right hands.