A property professional in every sense, Brett is an outstanding agent who truly goes the extra mile to get the optimal results for his valued clients. He is a licensed agent and former sales manager for a regional real estate group in Victoria, where he was honoured with numerous awards, including No.1 Sales Agent for 7 years running.
Visiting the Byron Coast for a holiday in 2014, Brett found paradise and relocated to this beautiful part of the world, continuing with his real estate career. He has since established a strong reputation for achieving outstanding results on behalf of property owners across the Northern Rivers region. He attributes this success to his open, clear and very regular communication, plus the strong relationships he builds with his clients as he shares their property journey, with many becoming his friends (a testament to the level of service he delivers).
Brett lives and breathes real estate - “Real estate is more than a career to me, it’s my lifestyle choice”. From managing people's investments to helping people move, his attitude is one of service, care, integrity and transparency in all matters. He is eternally positive, tenacious and thrives on the challenges presented in the real estate industry.
Born and bred in the country, Brett fully comprehends the complexities of living on and selling rural properties, as well as lifestyle properties, residential homes and vacant land.
Brett’s primary goal is to help people arrive at a decision which is best for them and helps them achieve their real estate goals through careful planning, professional communication and personal care. He says his ultimate reward is the appreciation he receives and knowing those happy clients spread the word about how happy they are!
In his spare time, Brett enjoys caring for those in need, spending time with friends and kayaking picturesque local waterways.
If you’d prefer to deal with a dedicated Northern Rivers property professional who provides superior service every step of the way. Call Brett on 0400 351 311.
“ Brett did an excellent job selling our property. He achieved a sale price and settlement period beyond our expectations. He truly is the negotiation guru! Thanks Brett” ”
“ We found Brett to be a genuine and honest person who represented himself and the vendor with the highest or standards and treated us as buyers with the greatest of respect. No question was left unanswered and we were free to call or meet him at any time 7 days a week. We would highly recommend Brett to our friends and family.” ”
“ “Brett was available at all hours when I needed him throughout the selling process and earned every dollar of his fee. Great result!” ”
“ What can I say Brett and his team made the purchase of our first home seamless...I greatly appreciate Brett's commitment and desire to help people get what they need without the fuss, with trust and a bucket load of good humour for good measure. Love this man and can highly recommend his professionalism and abundant approach to life and business... I 100% doubt you will be disappointed if you choose to work with such a fella.” ”
“ I chose Brett to sell my home in Byron Bay because he demonstrated an enthusiasm for the property, the sales process and a sound knowledge of the local market. The sale was successfully completed within weeks. Happy seller and happy buyer. Thanks Brett!” ”
“ Brett always has your best interests in mind. A great communicator and negotiator” Nick – happy seller in Lismore and Goonellabah x4 ”
“ Brett has now sold 3 of my properties and I will definitely use his services again. Check him out. Awesome!” Jeff – Happy seller Goonellabah ”
“ "I am so impressed and grateful for Brett's work on selling my house. I went with him because of his great enthusiasm for my property. He provided helpful advice about readying the property for market and was considerate and sensitive of my family situation. I found Brett to be a person of integrity and an excellent salesman. He helped me get a fantastic price for my property. I would highly recommend his services." Briget - Happy Seller Lismore ”
“ "Very happy that we chose Brett! Brett McDonald won us over with a formidable combination of charm, enthusiasm and expertise – traits that he put to great use guiding us through the process of preparing for sale, and then making sure the maximum number of buyers saw the property at its best during a short, sharp and effective marketing campaign. The quick sale and good price achieved far surpassed our expectations. Thank you Brett for doing such a great job!" Danette - Happy Seller in Mullumbimby ”
“ "Very Professional and Friendly. Brett was Excellent to deal with, his communication with us while selling was perfect and he managed to sell my place above what I thought I could get. He had great knowledge and input on what I should do to get my place ready and his enthusiasm about selling my place was very reassuring that I had found the right agent. Big thanks to Brett McDonald and the Raine and Horne team." Justin - Happy seller ”
“ "Wow wow wow! If you are looking for an honest professional and really nice agent then look no more , Brett McDonald is the best agent I have come across in years , either buying or selling he is the man you need . He knows his job inside out and will share with you his professional knowledge in buying the best or selling the best way possible, from buying a shed to a mansion he is definitely the best an absolute gem . I definitely would sell with him next time and know my property is in the best hands out there. Thank you Brett". Elaine & David - Happy Sellers ”
“ "Excellent and efficient service! Brett’s communication was great and he was honest about what to expect from the start. He was calm and helpful, and dealt well with our first offer falling through without pressuring me to reduce our asking price. He was patient and ended up finding a buyer with the right offer and we are very happy with the outcome. Brett was professional and a pleasure to deal with through the whole process." Erin - Appreciative Seller ”
“ "Brett McDonald was our main real estate agent in the sale of our property . Brett was an excellent real estate agent to have as he was positive and enthusiastic about the house we were selling and was active in the marketing and promotion of this property. We were well pleased with Brett's timely consultation and reports to us after inspections from potential buyers. His communication with ourselves, the tenant and the buyers enabled a smooth transition and a happy result. I found Brett to have excellent knowledge of the Ocean Shores market and the unique potential of the property we were selling. We are thrilled that the house sold in the time frames that we needed and received the price that we were expecting with a minimum of stress. Brett's patience and happy nature were a pleasure to deal with and we really had trust that we had the best agent for the job. Thanks so much Brett!!" - Joanna - Happy Seller ”
“ "Brett is a total pro. Extremely efficient, knowledgeable, open and a joy to deal with. I would recommend Brett to anyone looking for property in the Northern Rivers. He should be your first call! We became friends through the buying process and Brett is coming to our housewarming!" Katherine & Andrew - Thrilled Buyers ”