Team Profiles

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Principal & Licensee
Colin Gray
Colin has been involved in the Real Estate industry for over 30 years. He has lived and worked in the northern suburbs of Perth for many years and has an excellent knowledge of the local area. Colin is the Licensee and Principal of Observation Rise Realty – the onsite real estate company that manages all aspects of the building management, rentals, short stay accommodation and sales within the complex.
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Facilities Management and General Operations
David Farris
David has an extensive career spanning facilities management and hospitality with extensive contacts in the real estate and property industry. David grew up in the local area and is very familiar with the local beaches and businesses. David is actively involved with the facilities management of Observation Rise plus the day-to-day operations of Observation Rise Realty.
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Property Manager
Lisa McKay
Lisa has an impressive career in property management, having worked in the industry for nearly twenty years. Lisa has been involved in all aspects of property management and trust accounting and is a very valuable addition to the Observation Rise Realty team.
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Helen Steele
Helen is a highly experienced property manager, with more than ten years of experience in the property and holiday industries, both in Noosa (QLD) and in WA. Helen first joined the Observation Rise Realty team in 2010 and works three days a week at Observation Rise Realty alongside Lisa McKay, providing a diverse range of property management and administrative skills. Helen enjoys the variety of balancing short and long term leasing and works closely with all owners, tenants and guests to ensure the smooth day-to-day management of the front desk.
Rebecca Farris
Rebecca has worked in the property industry for more than ten years and specialises in marketing and communications. Rebecca has been a registered Real Estate and Business Sales Representative since 2010 and provides sales support to Colin Gray. In addition to working for Observation Rise Realty Rebecca has run her own marketing and events consultancy since 2008.