Who are we

We are here to make settlement hassle a thing of the past

By providing full service settlement solutions

Smartkey Property offers a full service settlement solution to both large and small residential developers and agencies across Australia, New Zealand, Asia, the United Kingdom, and the United States. We provide complete end-to-end settlement services covering the entire purchaser’s settlement journey, and have extensive experience in off-the-plan project settlements and contracts management.

Comprising of highly experienced industry professionals in Australia’s real estate, finance, and investment sectors, each Smartkey team member has significant expertise across a local and international spectrum. Collectively, our experience accumulates to over 50 years within the real estate, finance, and project settlement management industries.

The Smartkey team are the experts in their fields. Having worked with many Australian and international developers, agencies, and purchasers, settling projects ranging from high and medium density apartments and townhouses to houses and land, to date we have settled over 6,000 properties internationally, valued at +AUD$4.5b.

Global Offices

Global reach and brand exposure

An international real estate footprint with incomparable expertise in settlement solutions

Smartkey Property has 7 offices across Australia, New Zealand, Asia, the United Kingdom and the United States of America.

Each office provides and facilitates full service settlement solutions to both large and small residential developers, agencies, and purchasers, across the globe.

Our track record

We are only as good as the results we achieve

We are proud to share some of these results with you

6000 +

Properties Settled

$4.5 billion

Total Settlements

7

Offices Globally

210 +

Developers Internationally

70%

Settled Apartments

30%

Settled House & Land

Advisory Board

Our leadership team

Our corporate advisory board members comprise of highly experienced industry leaders in Australia and Asia’s real estate, finance, technology, and investment banking sectors.

Roger Nader

Roger Nader

Group CEO | Australia

Roger is a qualified real estate investment professional with over 20 years of international experience across Australia, China, Europe and the MENA region. He manages the overall business direction at Smartkey, facilitating the company’s activities in consulting, building settlement solutions and driving results. Roger is an advocate in workplace diversity, fluent in 5 languages, enjoys exploring different cultures, a passion that took him around the world, from the peaks of Machu Picchu in Peru to the Kathmandu Valley of Nepal.

Craig Weightman

Craig Weightman

Advisory Board Member | Shanghai

Craig has nearly 20 years of experience working and living in China. Since arriving in Shanghai in 2000, Craig has since amassed a wealth of knowledge and experience through working on the front line. His ambitious nature and entrepreneurial skillset have led to the creation of two highly successful international businesses – Asia Pacific Property Group and Bright Icon International Limited. Craig is also a key leader of the Australian business community in China, currently serving as Deputy Chairman on the Board of Directors for the peak body for Australian business in China – AustCham Shanghai.
Edward Lau

Edward Lau

Advisory Board Member | Hong Kong

Edward is the Founder and Managing Partner of Edward Lau CPA (Practising) and the Founder and Director of Edward Global Advisory Limited, with a focus to provide professional business services and strategic advice to global clients. He is also a registered CPA (Practising) from HKICPA, a CFA charter holder, a FRM charter holder, a member of HKICPA Taxation Faculty, a member of restructuring and insolvency faculty, a member of The Hong Kong Society of Financial Analysts, and a member of The Hong Kong Business Accountant Association.

Our Team

Our behind the scenes team

From Sydney to London, we know our business back to front — at Smartkey, we strive to create connections that bring success and outstanding value to our customers.

Gabriella Zhu

Gabriella Zhu

Settlement Manager | Australia

Gabriella has had extensive experience working on contract to settlement journey. Her in-depth knowledge of systems and procedures and settlement pipeline management provides detail and coordination to all key purchaser activities. Gabriella’s role at Smartkey is to manage the successful settlement of projects and her team as well as relationships with clients, referral partners and other stakeholders.

Renee Tang

Renee Tang

Assistant Settlement Manager | Australia

Renee started with Smartkey since the beginning, and came with solid experience in contracts and settlement management. She is an integral part of the team and constantly looks towards facilitating a smooth and streamlined settlement solution for both purchasers and developers. She is the key contact point for our developers which includes; Lendlease, Mirvac, EcoWorld and Crown Group just to name a few. Renee is currently studying Law at University of Sydney part-time, and often assisting the project team in ensuring legal documentation is compliant and meets regulatory standards. Renee is fluent in English and Mandarin.

Lily Lei

Lily Lei

Settlement Coordinator | Australia

Lily is an important part of Smartkey Property’s Settlements Team fluent in Mandarin and English. As Settlement Coordinator, Lily is responsible for providing expert settlement co-ordination between purchasers, developers and referral service partners across all apartments and townhouses projects. Prior to joining Smartkey, she worked as an accountant having a Masters of Accounting and Finance. Lily enjoys Zumba, reading and spending time with her family and friends when not at work.

Vergil Zhuang

Vergil Zhuang

Settlement Coordinator | Australia

Vergil joined Smartkey in late 2018, with his experience in various roles in the local property industry in Melbourne. He is now part of our dedicated multi-lingual settlement consulting team, who is responsible for communicating with our purchasers during the entire settlement journey. Vergil’s understanding of detailed procedures of building construction and settlements as well as patience to deal with purchasers and finding settlement solutions makes him a crucial team member. Vergil is fluent in English, Mandarin and Shanghainese.

Helen Liu

Helen Liu

Assistant Accountant | Australia

Helen joined Smartkey from the very beginning with her multinational accounting background and experiences working in real estate industry. She grew with company from an Assistant Accountant and now serves as a supportive and self-motivated Accountant accredited with experiences in accounts payable and receivable, reconciliation, internal control compliance, data analytics, financial reporting, budgeting and forecast. Helen is keen to build long-term stakeholder relationships through commitment to service and attention to details. She demonstrates strong willingness to learn and thrive in this dynamic and competitive environment, and to continuously contribute to the team.

Services

How we work

To deliver exceptional customer experience we build long term relationships, trust and confidence with both developers and purchasers. We believe that a positive journey will draw purchasers back, bringing others with them.

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