With 36 years of experience in the real estate, banking, property and development finance sectors, Craig has longstanding experience and knowledge in all aspects of buying, selling, listing, marketing and financing properties of all types.
Craig is delighted to be the Principal and Licensee of Ireson First National which services Castle Cove, Roseville, Middle Cove, Willoughby, Castlecrag, and Roseville Chase as well as other areas on Sydneys Lower North Shore.
Our sales team have earned the respect of our clients, an enviable reputation and year after year have achieved consistently great sales results during the past 28 years.
Craig has held several roles as property valuer, residential sales and property management for a major ACT property development and building group. He also has more than 25 years of development finance experience. This included industrial, residential and commercial development projects, including major land subdivisions, multi housing projects, medium and high density residential, and multi storey office towers. This required the completion of project feasibility reports, project consulting, financing and project marketing services for a multitude of development and construction firms, both from a funding and joint venture partner capacity
Craig has held various management roles with Westpac, Macquarie Bank, Suncorp Metway, as well as Bill Acceptance and Credit Lyonnais Merchant Banks.
He has also spent several years conducting property valuations as well as commercial and retail property sales and management
Craig has also conducted 100’s of property and finance related presentations and training courses for accountants and financial planners, and has appeared several times as a guest finance industry commentator on Melbourne Talk Radio and Sydney 2GB’s Evening Money Show with expert finance commentator Ross Greenwood.
Organisations such as CPA Australia, National Institute of Accountants (Now known as IPA), Australian Tax and Management Accountants (ATMA), and Australian Medical Co-operative Ltd have sought Craig as a speaker and trainer at many of their conferences and workshops.
Craig and his wife Sharon are passionate about property, and have successfully renovated, and /or totally rebuilt many residential properties on the Lower North Shore over the past 21 years.
Having bought homes twice in the area, Craig is passionate about Castle Cove, Roseville, Middle Cove, Willoughby, Castlecrag, and Roseville Chase, and the many benefits of living here.
Craigs commitment, industry experience and drive to go the extra mile for his clients have proven to be qualities which give his clients that extra competitive advantage when looking to sell or lease their properties for exceptional results.
In his capacity as owner and licensee of Ireson First National, Craig also sponsors local community organisations and events, including the Rotary Fun Run, Neighbourhood Watch and various events held by the Castle Cove Primary School, and its P & C Association.
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Phone: (02) 9417 1234