Lockett & Co are Port Fairy's longest serving estate agents and are recognized as being responsible for making Port Fairy one of the most sought after and renowned sea-side destinations in Victoria. Lockett & Co have been selling real estate in Port Fairy for over 35 years. It is widely accepted that no one buys property in Port Fairy without consulting with the 'local experts'.
Garry Lockett (Principal) has been a fully licensed agent since 1974, has a legal background as a former Clerk of Courts and is a busy Justice of the Peace.
Paula Dwyer joined our sales team two years ago and was soon thereafter appointed as sales manager; she promptly led the team to an instant sales record. Paula was born in Port Fairy and has retail and managerial experience prior to entering the real estate profession and she has an outstanding knowledge of the trends of the local real estate market. Paula has exceptional customer service skills and is known for her honesty, enthusiasm, pride and committment that she readily demonstrates in her dealings with both vendors and buyers. Paula fully understands that agents do not sell property..... people BUY it! Paula has a natural ability an gets a genuine buzz out of matching people with the right property, and has numerous thank you letters attesting to her sincerity, friendship and her ability to act in their interests.
Lockett and Co specialise purely in property sales having sold off the rental business to Port Fairy Rentals (owner Russell King) who operate Port Fairy Rentals from the same freehold premises as a completely separate business. It has long been recognised that the days of mixing holiday property management with sales is not conducive to the professional standards of both.....however, we are now the only 'one stop shop' for all real estate needs.
Lockett & Co ARE Port Fairy's real estate specialists - who are proud of their achievements. Garry Lockett was recently quoted as saying “I was put on this planet to sell Port Fairy real estate”...AND, I think Garry and his team have done just that. Port Fairy really is the most appealing, friendly, and affordable town for a 'sea change' or to raise a family.
Port Fairy real estate is where it is today because we put it on the map. Over 35 years of selling and promoting real estate in Port Fairy Lockett & Co has earned us the right to call ourselves number 1 in Port Fairy.
If you wish to buy or sell real estate in Port Fairy there is only one real estate office with such a vast amount of experience. Experience in historic and current trends in Port Fairy real estate values is essential when considering when and what to buy, whether it be your home, beach home, investment or for a delightful sea-side holiday.
With the data base we have acquired over 35 years we are in an unbeatable situation to maximise your 'value for dollar' spent. Lockett & Co Real Estate is the first port of call for valuers, investors, home buyers, holiday home seekers, or journalists because they are well aware that nothing counts as much in real estate as experience and integrity.
It has been estimated that we have sold the equivalent of the entire town of Port Fairy 'twice over' and we invite you to call into our office (in the main street) and find out why we know so much about Port Fairy real estate, and why clients keep coming back to us.
Community service, a legal background, and the determination to treat every client as a valuable friend ensures we never take anything, or anyone, for granted. If you desire referees as to our enthusiasm, integrity and knowledge of real estate in Port Fairy we will provide them for you, but, we urge you not to commit yourself to buying or selling real estate in Port Fairy without taking advantage of our extraordinary longevity and our unbeatable record in helping people create wealth or simply to enjoy a 'few days at the Port'.