- Asset & Portfolio Valuations
- Acquisition & Disposals
- Insurance Assessments
- Statutory & Litigation Matters
- Financial Reporting
- Rental Advice & Disputes
- Rating & Land Tax Valuation Appeals
- Strategic Asset and Portfolio Advice
Quality Assurance has been a cornerstone of our Valuation & Advisory business for more than 25 years. Our current approach to Risk Management & Valuation Standards is designed to not only ensure that our existing procedures result in the best and highest quality service and advice to our clients, but also as a basis to initiate improvement in our service approach. Our approach is industry leading with Colliers Assure. Colliers Assure is Colliers’ unique risk management and quality assurance methodology.
With Colliers Assure all valuations and advice undergo a comprehensive, multi-stage, peer-review process.
Certified professionals critique every stage, from initial contract agreement through to service delivery.
We develop a detailed understanding of our clients’ requirements, identify and consider any potential risk and review industry intelligence, before formalising instructions.
All calculations and advice are reviewed and verified, external sources are referenced and all risk issues are resolved before the valuation / advice is released.
Colliers Assure is embedded in our quality management system which is externally audited by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and SAI Global. Our quality management system continues to be awarded the globally recognised 5 ticks StandardsMark.
National Director, Government & Legal | Valuation & Advisory Services
Phil leads the National Government Property Services – Valuation and Advisory team in Australia, delivering a diverse range of services to our many Government clients, at a Federal, State/Territory and Local Government level.
With over 30 years’ experience in the Australian and New Zealand Government property sector, Phil brings an extensive, in-depth understanding of Government property, valuations, asset strategy, Government relations, risk management, quality assurance, governance and a diverse knowledge of a range of regulations and legislative frameworks.
Phil has specialist knowledge and expertise in the valuation of Government property assets for the purposes of financial reporting, Just Terms compensation, asset realisation and purchase and disposal requirements.
Additionally, Phil also provides advice to clients on strategic asset management, as well as property tax advice (including valuations for Council rating and State land tax).
Of note, Phil was the New South Wales Valuer General for 11 years until late 2014. In this role, Phil was responsible for a valuation system that provided annually in excess of $3 Billion in land tax revenue for the State government and in excess of $4 Billion in rates revenue for local government councils. Phil was responsible for many significant enhancements to the valuation system, including improved transparency of valuations and supporting information being provided to landowners.
Senior Director, Government & Legal | Valuation & Advisory Services
Since commencing private practice in 1987 Laurie’s duties have included valuations for a wide range of residential properties, office and retail premises and development sites. These valuations have occurred throughout the real estate cycles.
His principle geographical area of expertise is South East Queensland and the north coast of New South Wales.
Laurie was appointed a Specialist Retail Valuer in 1991 and regularly undertakes determinations under the Retail Shop Leases Act 1994 and has completed an advanced course in Rental Valuation and Determinations.
Laurie has completed a wide range of compulsory acquisition valuations for both the resuming authorities and private individuals. These valuations involved complex issues demanding a high degree of experience and negotiation skills.
Director, Government & Legal | Valuation & Advisory Services
Amy Hamilon, Director - Retail Valuations, has over sixteen years of consultancy and valuation experience within Queensland and New South Wales commencing her career in the property industry in 2001.
During this time, Amy has been exposed to a wide range of property types, valuation methodologies and purposes of valuation. Such purposes include mortgage security, mortgagee in possession resumption/acquisition, property settlement (family law), asset management and other litigation matters.
She is currently part of our Brisbane Commercial Valuation and Advisory Team.
Associate Director, Government & Legal | Valuation & Advisory Services
Phillip has been in the property industry for over 10 years and is currently an Associate Director in Valuation & Advisory Services at Colliers International.
Prior to his move to Colliers International, Phillip held various Senior roles and gained significant exposure to the Commercial/Residential mortgage sectors, being highly experienced in Western Sydney markets, amongst others.
Phillip also has experience in advisory for acquisition and disposal, rent reviews, capital gains tax, litigation property settlement, statutory requirements, government portfolio work, property settlement (family law), asset management and other litigation matters.
In his present capacity, Phillip is based in Western Sydney and is primarily focused on Statutory and Litigation, Valuation and Advisory Services.
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