Michelle's passion for real estate stems from her upbringing in an inspiring, resilient, and loving family. Married to Jeff for over 40 years, with two successful adult children, Michelle brings a wealth of experience and dedication to her career.
Born into a family deeply connected to the land and with a background in building and development, Michelle's roots run deep in the real estate industry. Her commitment to excellence, honesty, and hard work has forged a remarkable reputation, complemented by exceptional sales skills and extensive knowledge in property management and customer service.
Over her 20-year career, Michelle has played a pivotal role in marketing and selling homes, retirement villages, and multiple developments. Having been part owner and licensee of two previous real estate companies, she now proudly owns and operates Michelle Hawkins Real Estate.
The experienced staff, carefully chosen by Michelle from previous offices, has contributed to making this team the best she has ever worked with. In 2016, Jeff Hawkins joined the team, bringing diverse skills from erecting signs to general property maintenance. His affordable handyman skills have become an asset for owners on the rent roll, often extending to work on their personal homes.
Since its inception in late 2015, Michelle Hawkins Real Estate has doubled its property management rent roll through customer satisfaction and word of mouth. The hardworking property management team, consisting of Janelle, Deidre, Andrea, Emily, Jeff, and Michelle, provides investors with sound, mature, and stable advice in this challenging market.
The team treats your home and assets with the same care as their own, offering affordable maintenance solutions, reasonable management fees, and expert guidance for success. Michelle envisions her real estate office as a boutique establishment, prioritizing old-fashioned service and client satisfaction through unwavering hard work.
Choose Michelle Hawkins Real Estate for a team that instils confidence, imparts knowledge, and ensures management satisfaction – a recipe for your real estate success.
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Janelle, a dedicated member of Michelle Hawkins Real Estate for over a decade, stands as a cherished asset to our team. Over the course of her career, Janelle has seamlessly transitioned from the role of receptionist to a senior property manager, independently overseeing a portfolio of 130 properties. Today, she serves as our Senior Office Administrator, handling payroll and personal matters with remarkable efficiency.
Janelle's tenure with us reflects her exceptional knowledge and commitment to excellence. Her infectious positivity, coupled with a helpful demeanour, makes her a joy to work with. Operating at a consistently high standard, Janelle confidently executes her responsibilities, ensuring both independence and top-notch performance. Her wealth of knowledge and hands-on experience guarantees complete client satisfaction.
As a valued long-term member of our team, Janelle embodies the qualities that contribute to the success and positive atmosphere at Michelle Hawkins Real Estate.
Deidre, a licensed Property Manager since 2007, boasts a wealth of experience as an asset to a renowned real estate company, well acquainted with Michelle Hawkins. In 2021, as the licensee of her former agency retired and sold the business, Michelle Hawkins Real Estate actively sought Deidre's employment, recognising her significant contributions. Despite the closure of the business, Deidre displayed unwavering loyalty to her previous boss, delaying her transition to our team by several weeks.
Fully trained in Administration and Property Management, Deidre is currently pursuing her Sales License, showcasing her commitment to continuous professional development. Her passion for perfection and dedicated approach to her role have allowed her to excel in various capacities at Michelle Hawkins Real Estate.
Effective from 1 October, 2023, Deidre assumes the crucial role of our South of the River Property Manager. In addition, she will provide valuable support to our administration staff and contribute to sales initiatives when needed. We are delighted to welcome Deidre to our team, confident in her ability to enhance our services and uphold our commitment to excellence.
Andrea Wakefield became a valuable member of Michelle Hawkins Real Estate in 2018, bringing with her a wealth of experience and insight. With a highly respected settlement agent for a mother, known to Michelle Hawkins, Andrea was well-versed in navigating the challenges associated with people and homes right from the start.
Shortly after joining our team, Andrea demonstrated her commitment to professional growth by swiftly obtaining her Property Manager and Sales License. Her previous expertise in settlements and strata proved instrumental in her transition to the crucial role of Senior Property Manager within the company. In this capacity, Andrea also provides essential support to Michelle Hawkins as needed.
Managing a portfolio of homes spanning from Iluka to Perth City, all located North of the River, Andrea has excelled in her responsibilities. Her loyalty and excellence in her work are evident, even as she skillfully juggles the demands of being a mother to two small children while working full time.
In recognition of Andrea's dedication and achievements, Michelle Hawkins Real Estate is proud to announce that, starting in October 2023, Andrea will be the recipient of the first property management car provided by the company—a sleek and efficient Toyota Yaris Cross Hybrid GR Sport. This addition reflects our commitment to rewarding and supporting our exceptional team members like Andrea.
Meet Jeff Hawkins, an invaluable member of the Michelle Hawkins Real Estate team, dedicated to ensuring the seamless maintenance and upkeep of our properties. With over 10 years of committed service, Jeff has become an integral part of our success. His role is diverse, ranging from the practical tasks of erecting signs to more intricate property maintenance responsibilities. Jeff's expertise extends beyond the professional realm, as he is known for his affordable handyman skills, which have proven to be a considerable benefit for property owners on our rent roll.
What sets Jeff apart is his hands-on approach to his work. Whether it's addressing general property maintenance needs or going the extra mile to enhance the visual appeal of our listings, Jeff's attention to detail is second to none. His contributions extend beyond the routine, as many property owners now specifically request Jeff for personalised work on their personal homes, a testament to the trust and confidence he has earned within the Michelle Hawkins Real Estate community.
In essence, Jeff embodies the ethos of Michelle Hawkins Real Estate, where dedication, reliability, and a personal touch in property maintenance contribute significantly to our commitment to excellence in real estate services. We are proud to have Jeff as an essential part of our team, ensuring that our properties receive the care and attention they deserve.