We take pride in having the friendliest and most experienced real estate team in Townsville, Queensland. We have a passion for the local area, and the people in our community. Our experts can assist you in home buying and home selling, body corporate management, renting, and commercial and industrial real estate.

Please contact us with your enquiry about real estate in the Townsville area. We will be delighted to assist you find the perfect property, our manage your existing property.Real estate is our speciality.

John Gribbin
John Gribbin Principal P.07 47 253300 M.0418 777 907

John Gribbin has been in the Real Estate Industry in Townsville close to 30 years and established John Gribbin Realty in early 1993. John Gribbin has taken great pride in the knowledge that he has always provided Townsville’s most comprehensive Real Estate Service in all facets of Sales, Property Management and Strata Management.
John has always ensured he maintains the strongest and knowledgeable team of professionals.

Karen Ernest
Karen Ernest Divisional / Administration Manager P.07 4725 3300 M.0417 140 997

Karen Ernest heads up the Property Management Division of John Gribbin Realty as well as the overall company administration.
Karen has a team of 18 in property management and has virtually overseen the growth of this department over the last 22 years. The team that she is responsible for are extremely good and knowledgeable with a lot of her staff having been with her for 10 plus years. We even have tenants who have been with us from early days, not to mention those tenants who are now landlords.
Having a well trained strong team ensures that investors have their properties in safe hands.

Sales Team

Samantha Jones
Samantha Jones Sales Admin P.0747 228 673 M.0409 998 786

A Townsville local who has worked in the real estate industry for the past 17 years. Samantha has worked in all areas from Property Management, Administration to Marketing and Sales.
Samantha is a fully licenced real estate agent who believes in professional development and is a member of the REIQ (Real Estate Institute of Queensland)

Bernice Petrie
Bernice Petrie Sales Consultant P.07 4722 8671 M.0407 167 079

With a total of 32 years selling Real Estate in all suburbs of Townsville and with a reputation built on hard work and trust, Bernice remains passionate about making the entire sales process as stress free as possible for all parties. Dedicated to achieving the best possible results for both Vendors and Buyers alike, Bernice Prides herself on the referral and repeat business she has received over the years.
Bernice has enjoyed 22 years as a successful member of the professional John Gribbin Realty team and looks forward to assisting you with your next property transaction.
Townsville is Bernice’s idea of the perfect place to live.

Jim Campbell
Jim Campbell Sales Consultant P.07 4722 8657 M.0417 717 778

Jim is a familiar face you may very well recognise around Townsville as he has fulfilled an active role in the real estate industry for 15 years and is a fully licenced auctioneer.

” The most enjoyable thing about realestate” says Jim “is making new friends and catching up with old ones”.

Jim enjoys a lifestyle we in North Queensland come to expect and is a keen fisherman.

John Glover
John Glover Sales Consultant P.07 4722 8670 M.0408 391 818

We are one of the very few Real Estate Agencies in Townsville that covers every aspect of Real Estate sales. Our team has a strong belief in working with clients for the long term.

” I Have now worked in this industry selling all facets of Real Estate for 32 years and in that time found some exceptional friends and clients for life through this journey.”

John considers himself an employee for those vendors selling their property. He provides professional advice on the property market to assist owners and buyers navigate a path to meet the financial goals.

“I am always respectful of their needs while being honest and forthcoming about the buyers opinions of the vendors property. My goal as their representative for the sale of their property is to achieve a premium price in the current market place”.
My aim is to give a continued competitive real estate service backed by a well respected real estate company facing new and exciting challenges every day of every week.

” I’m the matchmaker giving happy outcomes to vendors and new home owners continually. This is my role and I enjoy that aspect of my profession.”

Sibby Di Bartolo
Sibby Di Bartolo Sales Consultant P.07 4722 8631 M.0417 606 157

Hard work, commitment and providing a highly professional and personal service- these characteristics have served Sibby well during his many years in the real estate industry.

Sibby considers himself a local having lived in Townsville since 2000 moving to the city from the Burdekin. He has always had a keen interest in real estate, particularly in the local market.

Starting in real estate in 2003 following a successful career across multiple industries, Sibby prides himself on having a comprehensive understanding of his product. During his time in the industry Sibby has been involved in many aspects of the Real Estate Industry with excellent sales results in residential homes and units, project marketing and land. By being involved in all aspects of the industry Sibby has acquired a wealth of knowledge developing a strong understanding of his product and an up to date knowledge of the local market. Working through these processes and by being presented with a variety of different scenarios Sibby has gained the negotiating skills necessary to achieve the best possible price for his clients. Understanding that every client’s situation is different, he spends time to build a rapport with all his clients to understand the best options and ensure that the buying or selling process is as smooth as possible.

Sibby’s constant referrals from happy clients and his long-term relationships with both buyers and sellers are the result of his upfront, professional approach and dedication to his profession.

Lucy Di Bartolo, has worked as Sibby’s PA for the past 8 years and has now moved into sales. Through her role as Sibby’s PA Lucy has developed a sound understanding of the real estate industry and the local market. Her cheerful disposition, attention to detail and excellent people skills are sure to be an asset to this team.

Property Management Team

Raelene Bagetti
Raelene Bagetti Property Manager (Accounts) P.07 4722 8669
Angela Weder
Angela Weder Property Manager (New Business) P.07 4725 3300
Julie Rawlings
Julie Rawlings Property Manager (New Business) P.07 4725 3300
Kyhra Brunker
Kyhra Brunker Property Manager (Maintenance Division) P.07 4725 3300
Terry Martinac
Terry Martinac Property Management P.07 4725 3300
Karen Ingham
Karen Ingham Property Manager P.07 4725 3300
Ashlee McNamara
Ashlee McNamara Property Manager P.07 4725 3300
Nicholea Price
Nicholea Price Property Management P.07 4725 3300
Cassandra Jacobson
Cassandra Jacobson Property Management P.07 4725 3300
Janet Christiansen
Janet Christiansen Property Manager P.07 4725 3300
Irene Roberts
Irene Roberts Property Manager P.07 4725 3300
Judith Maier
Judith Maier Property Manager P.07 4725 3300
Stevie Nebbia
Stevie Nebbia Property Manager P.07 4725 3300
Jason Rawlings
Jason Rawlings Property Manager P.07 4725 3300
Alex Griffiths
Alex Griffiths Property Manager P.07 4725 3300

Strata Team

Amanda Field
Amanda Field Strata Manager (Team Leader) P.07 4722 8624
Trish Soutar
Trish Soutar Strata Manager P.07 4722 8624
Jess Corbett
Jess Corbett Strata P.07 4722 8624
Greg Slaven
Greg Slaven Strata P.07 4722 8624
Lincoln Corbett
Lincoln Corbett Strata P.07 4722 8624
Sylvia Fox
Sylvia Fox Strata P.07 4722 8624