Andrew Allen - Director
Andrew is the Founder and Managing Director of Allen Real Estate, which he started in 2009 as a property buying service to help investors purchase quality real estate in the Greater Brisbane area.
Andrew has extensive experience in the Brisbane and Australian property markets, with a good understanding of macro and micro-economic trends as they relate to real estate. He has personally been an investor in residential real estate since the 1980’s and has proven business and leadership experience, continuously innovating and improving the property purchasing process.
Allen Real Estate is proud to have bought multiple properties (sometimes 3rd and 4th properties) for repeat clients over the years and has a focus on quality and the longer term growth asset view with residential property. A majority of the new clients to Allen Real Estate are from referrals and recommendations of previous clients and contacts.
Andrew is a fully licensed QLD Property Real Estate Agent and Allen Real Estate is an active member of REBAA (Real Estate Buyer’s Agent Association) and the REIQ.
Amanda Higgins - Buyer's Agent
Amanda is a registered QLD property buyer’s agent and has a degree in Economics and a Masters in Urban Development and Design. Prior to joining Allen Real Estate Amanda worked across a range of property related fields including property research, property development, urban planning and economic consulting.
Amanda’s previous experience provides both an in-depth understanding of specific drivers in the property market and an understanding of the broader economic factors that affect the property market. Combined with her passion for property investment and renovation she is able to select suburbs and properties that best suit a client’s requirements and overall objectives while minimising risk and maximising return.
Amanda works hard to provide a high level of communication to her clients by keeping them updated throughout the process and helping them understand the pros and cons of different properties. She is building her own property portfolio so understands the concerns faced by property investors and owner occupiers.
Amanda’s main goal is to ensure both investors and owner occupiers buy property that will become a valuable asset for them because she believes regardless of whether you’re a homeowner or investor your property will play an important role in your financial future.
Micah Keall-Grant - Buyer's Agent
Micah is a registered QLD buyer’s agent and an expert in the Brisbane property market. He comes from an engineering background having completed a Bachelors (Hons) and Masters in Engineering and working on various projects throughout Australia, USA and Africa.
Micah developed a strong interest in Australian residential property through substantial research and reading and then began investing himself a number of years ago, developing a keen eye for good quality investment properties.
With strong negotiation skills, detailed suburb and pricing knowledge and thorough research and analysis of each individual property deal, Micah provides his clients with a premium level of service, helping to build their own property portfolios with comfort and confidence.
As a currently active property investor with a multiple property portfolio, Micah has a good understanding of the purchasing process that his clients go through and is always able to provide sound advice based on his extensive experience (both personal and professional) in the Brisbane market. This is proven by his strong track record of client recommendations and endorsements.
Micah is registered with the Queensland Office of Fair Trading and is a member of the Real Estate Institute of Queensland (REIQ).
What is a Buyers’ Agent?
A Buyers’ Agent or Buyers’ Advocate represents a buyer and their needs in the purchase of a property. An exclusive Buyers’
Agent is only involved with the purchase of property and is not involved with selling property.
Why engage Allen Real Estate as your Buyers’ Agent?
A skilled Buyers’ Agent can save you money, time and stress. Reasons why we can help you by acting as your Buyers’ Agent.
>> Because we know the area, where the opportunities are (and are not!), we’ve done the research that will save you time, money, and aggravation.
>> We represent you exclusively, and work solely on your behalf. That protects your interests and helps achieve your goals.
>> We’ll handle everything involved with searching for property, inspections, negotiations and coordinating the team of experts involved in a property purchase. You can relax..
>> Since we handle everything, you won’t have to deal with sales pressure, and the actual negotiations. Our research and negotiated purchase strategy, can save you a large amount of money.
>> We work on a one-time-only fee basis. No extras, no management fees, no anything. You’ll know what everything is going to cost up-front, with no surprises at the end.
>> We know the area up-close-and-personal. What’s hot. What’s not. What will be, plus the “why” and “how” of property investment opportunities.
>> Our agent-only access data bases have up to date information on virtually ever acre of property in the city, and surrounding suburbs.
>> We are full-time fully licensed property professionals (License number: 3350900)
>> We personally inspect and gather as much background information as we can on all properties we research. This includes a considerable amount of on-site research, actually walking the area and surrounding areas, and talking with anybody who can provide us with an edge to help you purchase a quality property for a bargain price..