When it comes to investing in this pristine part of the world, we’re your local experts. We add new properties to our books regularly and look forward to assisting you in all your investment enquiries.
Featuring untouched national parks and some of the most idyllic beaches in Australia, this unique part of the country is dotted with stretches of undiscovered coastal wilderness – ideal for lovers of unique getaways and high return property investments.
Michelle has been selling real estate for 22 years. She moved to Thredbo in October, 2000 after working in the competitive real estate market in Sydney for three years.
Her extensive work experience in the mountains has included seven years as the licensee of Thredbo Real Estate, and 12 years as a partner of Forbes Stynes Real Estate. As a result of concentrated effort on marketing and web site development, sales training, and a thorough knowledge of all aspects of Alpine property including the leasehold structure in the National Park, Michelle has built a formidable and extensive database of property owners and potential buyers.
This experience and knowledge has enabled Michelle to be the pre-eminent sales agent in Thredbo, Perisher and Lake Crackenback. This means if you are selling or buying alpine property you have to talk to Michelle.
After moving to the Snowy Mountains in 2016 with his young family. Alex has been heavily involved in overseeing property management within both Thredbo and Lake Crackenback Resort.
During this time, Alex has refined an extensive knowledge of unique alpine properties as well as the local area. Alex is a rising star who in on the path to becoming at top-performing agent in Snowy mountains.
Alex’s energy, enthusiasm and strong work ethic are the perfect attributes for his role in Property Sales. He is a driven agent who has a passion for real estate within the mountains.
Toni began her real estate career as a 26-year-old in Thredbo Ski Resort. She found her stride through property management of holiday rentals and investment properties in the strong ski and tourism industry.
Her enthusiasm, infectious positivity, and passion for people has carried her into a unique and successful position and continues to provide endless opportunities. From traveling around the globe to many different ski resorts and summer destinations, Toni has continued to grow her skill-set whilst also completing an advanced diploma in Marketing and Management and is a licensed Real Estate Agent.
Toni’s knowledge of the local area, which stemmed from previous employment in other Jindabyne businesses has provided her with a strong work ethic and a wealth of property knowledge. This then sparked an interest in the property market which has grown her into the real estate agent she is today.
Toni’s passion is people. She loves to inspire others to discover their options, their power and to make good decisions.
Nikola is a versatile professional with a diverse background in real estate, personal development, and other ventures, having successfully owned and managed multiple enterprises throughout NSW.
Originating from the scenic Illawarra South Coast, Nikola learned early the importance of staunch values, ethics, and being completely transparent in all professional matters. Her dedication, strong work ethic, and unyielding commitment to running and operating various endeavours were gained from a young age working within the family’s business.
Her real estate career began in 2015 as a Property Manager in Helensburgh, NSW, where she developed her expertise in Property Management, Client Relations, and Property Sales. Nikola has lived and worked in the Property Industry within Jindabyne for approximately seven years, having held Senior Positions at both Raine & Horne and Jindabyne Ski Accommodation.
Nikola has now joined the prestigious Forbes Stynes Real Estate sales division as a Licensed Real Estate Agent, bringing with her extensive local knowledge and passion for the Snowy Mountains. A dedicated professional, aspiring to deliver exceptional service and simplicity in all your property transactions, Nikola is well-equipped to meet all your real estate needs as an agent.
With over 25 years of real estate experience and a sales portfolio that includes billions of dollars in residential and site sales, acquisitions and land subdivisions, Paul has established an enviable reputation in the industry.
Paul has been a Director of several global real estate companies, including CBRE, Colliers International, McGrath and Ray White, where he has managed teams of over 40 staff. Regionally, Paul has been a Director/Principal of agencies in Bega, Tathra and Merimbula, where he has achieved record sales whilst overseeing a portfolio of over 600 residential and holiday managements.
Bringing this wealth of experience to ski accommodation and sales throughout Thredbo, Lake Crackenback and Jindabyne, Paul is committed to ensuring exemplary service, and a sales process that consistently exceeds client expectations. With outstanding leadership, innovative marketing initiatives and effective business systems, Paul provides a streamlined service that can only be accomplished by a professional of his character and experience.
Tathra and real estate are part of Kye’s DNA. He was born, raised and educated in Tathra. Kye’s grandparents are local stalwarts, the Meaker Family, who go back four generations in Tathra and the Bega Valley.
After completing his high school education at St Paul’s Catholic College in Manly, Kye embarked on a plumbing apprenticeship with Pittwater plumbing. Soon after, he returned to his hometown of Tathra where he has teamed up with his father and is currently demonstrating a natural aptitude for property sales.
With 27 years as a licensed Business and Real Estate agent, Craig has an extensive history operating in both local, national & international markets.
Over the last 17 years, Craig has largely specialised in the project marketing of high-end developments, along with medium and high-rise apartment, master planned residential communities throughout NSW, Sydney and QLD.
Craig has a significant depth of knowledge in all aspects of the real estate industry, including understanding detailed architectural plans and construction programs, overseeing site teams both on and off-site and handling all facets of complex projects. His experience entails liaising with diverse project stakeholders, including clients, architects, creative teams, development management, creative marketing teams and builders, as well as managing and leasing both residential and retail/ commercial premises.
During his corporate career, Craig has held senior positions with Multiplex Developments, Marsim Developments & Construction, Stockland, as well as joint Managing Director & Partner of Knight Frank Project Marketing. He now brings his wealth of experience and elite Sales and Management record to Forbes Stynes Real Estate and Thredbo Ski Accommodation.
Tristan moved to Jindabyne permanently in 2021 and has joined as a Sales Assistant, Social Media and Marketing Officer. After previously working in I.T. and managing a lodge.
He has a passion for the mountains having previously lived in alpine resorts in Australia, Canada, and France, and understands the need for high quality properties in and around the Snowy Monaro region. His technical background brings a logical and streamlined approach to the business. Tristan is keen to continue the high quality of work within all Forbes Stynes offices.
“Stellar performance and result – It was a pleasure dealing with Alex – a true gentleman. The sale process proceeded seamlessly and he kept us informed at all stages. He was available to answer any queries and resolve any issues along the way. An outstanding result achieved with little input from us. Alex has an in-depth knowledge of all the workings of Lake Crackenback Resort and the whole Snowy Mountains region in general. He is the ideal agent to sell your property in this area. We couldn’t recommend him more highly.”
“Toni was extremely helpful, enabling us to achieve fantastic results with both the sale of our old property and the purchase of our new property at the same time. Her positive attitude along with great local knowledge is a large component of her success. I would highly recommend Toni to anyone who is looking for a trustworthy and reliable agent.”
“Excellent in all aspects of the preparation and process of the sale. Alex did an amazing job of marketing the property and getting it ready for sale. His communication and follow-up action was excellent. He knows the property market in this area very well and was able to achieve a very good price for the property. I would thoroughly recommend Alex to any potential seller in this area.”
“I highly recommend Toni. Her professionalism and knowledge of the area just proves that she’s the best agent in the Snowy Monaro. The overall selling process was smooth and stress free. Would definitely use Toni again in the future.”
“I cannot speak too highly of Toni Wheelhouse. Her knowledge of the local market was exemplary, she marketed my property very professionally, advised me well and kept me informed at every turn. A vendor’s dream agent.”
“Toni was professional, available, very in tune with the current market and always helpful anytime. She worked hard to obtain the best outcome for the sale and purchase. I would recommend her and Forbes Stynes to anyone wanting to sell their property.”
“Toni is the best there is. I have never met an agent who is so diligent, professional and efficient. She always got back to me when she said she would and delivered above and beyond what other agents said was possible. 5 stars for every aspect of our experience. We can’t thank her enough.”
“Toni was nothing short of totally professional during our campaign. Toni’s knowledge and experience of the real estate industry certainly shone through in our dealings with her. The process of selling our home was seamless. We would highly recommend Toni to anyone looking to buy or sell.”
“Toni didn’t stop until the perfect buyer was found. She went above and beyond to make the whole process as stress free as possible. Thank you Toni for your honesty and hard work!”
“Michelle Stynes and her company sold our property for us and we were more than pleased and satisfied. Michelle and her team gave us great advice and managed our expectations extremely well. We found that she was trustworthy, and we were more than happy to take her advice regarding the pricing of our property for sale. Her knowledge of the real estate in her area meant that when we worked with her and the team to sell our house, her correct advice regarding pricing and presentation etc. meant that we had a buyer within no time. Our sale went through with no hitches, and we highly recommend Michelle as an agent.”