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Alexander Phillips

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Year of Experience: 21

Support Staff: 3

Residential Property Listings Secured: 241

Total Value of Residential Properties Sold: $ 706,737,500

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12 month growth
Manyana
70.61%
Tamarama
70.55%
Box Hill
64.95%
Goodwood
64.38%
Bawley Point
63.64%
Lennox Head
62.11%
Casuarina
62.08%
Queenstown
61.31%
Warana
60%
Cooroibah
59.43%
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Life ban for unlicensed agent

By Staff Reporter
02 November 2009 | 1 minute read

A gold cost real estate agent has been banned from the profession for life after operating without a license.

In 2006 agent Heather Filippini was banned from holding a real estate agents license for four years after being found guilty of conflict of interest charges.

According to an investigation by the Office of Fair Trading, Ms Filippini had gained an illegal beneficial interest in two luxurious homes she marketed.

Following Ms Filippini’s original suspension, her daughter assumed ownership of the real estate agency, however, Ms Fillippini continued to operate in the agency without a license.

Fair Trading Minister Peter Lawlor said Ms Filippini was a "serial offender who blatantly flouted the law by operating without a licence.”

"This clear act of contempt left the Office of Fair Trading with no other option but to request the Commercial and Consumer Tribunal to permanently ban Heather Filippini from the industry," Mr Lawlor said.

He said the life ban was a win for consumers and a warning to real estate agents to act responsibly.

Ms Fillippini’s daughter was also reprimanded and fined $6,000 for employing an unlicensed agent.

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top 10 agents

Alexander Phillips

Top 1

Year of Experience: 21

Support Staff: 3

Residential Property Listings Secured: 241

Total Value of Residential Properties Sold: $ 706,737,500

VIEW COMPLETE REPORT
1/10
Do you have an industry update?

top suburbs

12 month growth
Manyana
70.61%
Tamarama
70.55%
Box Hill
64.95%
Goodwood
64.38%
Bawley Point
63.64%
Lennox Head
62.11%
Casuarina
62.08%
Queenstown
61.31%
Warana
60%
Cooroibah
59.43%
SEE AREA REPORTS ON SMART PROPERTY INVESTMENT WEBSITE
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