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Director (O.I.E.C), Auctioneer, Licensed Estate Agent

Bill Karp is one of the area's most highly recommended agents, which tells you a great deal about the quality of his advice and service provided for each client’s result.

Having risen through the ranks of the industry to become a fully Licensed Estate Agent, an award-winning accredited Auctioneer and Director of the Barry Plant offices in Essendon, Keilor East & Gladstone Park, Bill’s knowledge of the local market and its individual nuances ranks second to none. He has a genuine passion for the area and the benefits it provides for local residents, which evidently flows through each team member that he has personally mentored and trained.

As a marketer, Bill is known for his ability to “think outside the square” in order to achieve exceptional results for his vendors. As he often tells us, “Whether we’re using innovative advertising technology or we’re employing people who won’t hesitate to go the extra mile, our aim is to give our clients the best.”

As an Auctioneer with thousands of local auctions behind him, Bill is extremely proud of his track record of setting benchmarks for others to aspire to. However, Bill is one of those rare real estate professionals who is completely at home no matter what marketing methodology is used. Whether his vendors choose an Auction, Private Sale or Sale by Set Date, Bill’s focus remains the same - to achieve a result that exceeds everyone’s expectations.

Bill is married with four children, lives in Aberfeldie and is well known for his support towards the community he works so closely with. You’ll often find him conducting fundraising auctions for community groups and sporting clubs, or helping them to promote their events.

Between Bill himself, and the Barry Plant team at Essendon, Keilor East & Gladstone Park looking after your sale, you can be sure that your property is in very safe hands.

By the numbers

Properties Listed & Sold
Properties on the market
Median Sales Price (Last 12 mths)
Average days on market (Last 12 mths)

Primary Location

Barry Plant
Gladstone Park

03 9330 1088

Local offices

Barry Plant
Keilor East

03 9319 1700

Barry Plant

03 9373 0000




Accumulating four decades of experience in any industry is an extraordinary accomplishment. An enduring passion, boundless energy, and unwavering positivity characterise Bill's leadership. Discover more about Bill's remarkable journey and insights by watching the video.

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