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Simon Best

Director - Mitchell Shire

A Reputation For Success.

With experience and knowledge attributed to professionals more advanced in age, Simon commenced his real estate career in 1997 and has been involved in thousands of property transactions in that time.

Having obtained his Real Estate Agent’s Licence, a Business Degree from La Trobe University and a Graduate Diploma in Valuations from RMIT in Melbourne, Simon is well qualified to advise on all facets of real estate and can communicate with first home buyers as effectively as large scale developers. Simon’s opinion is seen as a valuable commodity among local home owners as his advice can lead to outstanding results when selling, especially when coupled with his astounding understanding of the local real estate market.

An accomplished auctioneer, Simon is a past winner of the prestigious Barry Plant Auction Competition and is renowned for his outstanding negotiation skills, often obtaining results well in excess of his client’s expectations. When selling your home Simon can advise the best method of sale available, coupled with a researched marketing campaign which is critical when selling your home for the best result.

Please contact Simon when considering selling and, like hundreds of satisfied clients, reap the benefits of his expertise.

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Primary Location

Barry Plant

03 5783 1268

Local offices

Barry Plant

03 5782 2400

Client testimonials


His knowledge was spot on and knew the market better than anyone

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Simon our agent is knowledgeable, experienced, calm and respectful. He communicates well and patiently deals with all parties. His professional success is not surprising as, in what must at times be a frustrating business, he remains confident and relaxed and helpful.

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We were very pleased and grateful to Simon for his knowledge and professional approach and subsequent sale of our late parents property, he respected our expectations, which turned out to be a positive outcome for all concerned.

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Vendor Review

Simon is extremely helpful on trying to get you the best possible resultI find Simon very knowledgeable let him know what you are after and he will get you the results

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Great service and quick service

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David Byrne

Great Service from Simon and Sarah through the whole processSimon was very open and forthcoming about our special cottage, including a realistic target price range.

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Michelle and Mick

Simon has an excellent knowledge of our local market and provided us with a reasonable sale price range. We were very happy that he was then able to achieve a sale in the top end of the price range. Simon was always open and honest in his communications with us, he kept in very regular contact and h ...

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After Simon took over the selling of our block of land at Hidden Valley he found many interested parties within a short space of time. We were very happy with the price offered. Simon kept in contact with us during the whole process right up to the end, he was always very courteous and polite. He ev ...

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