Conversations with Rex

Some of our favourite industry thought-leaders take time out to get up close and personal with estate agents on issues that matter. From sustaining a great mental attitude to delivering service at scale.


Series 1 • Episode 1

Episode 1

Toe-to-toe with Alex Jordan

In our first episode of Close Ups, Antonia goes toe-to-toe with Alex Jordan, agent at McGrath Paddington, to discuss all things health and wellness. As a sufferer of Crohn's disease, Alex gets candid with why prioritising his health is extremely important for not only himself, but his whole family. He goes on to discuss the importance of a good night's sleep and why something as simple as letting your bare feet feel the Earth can make all the difference in helping you reconnect with the world around you.


Series 1 • Episode 2

Episode 2

Toe-to-toe with Amy Bennett

In this episode of Close-Ups, we meet Amy Bennett, Sales Professional at McGrath Caloundra. Amy has discovered the joys of music in helping keep a healthy headspace, tapping into all genres, from uplifting metal to Icelandic folk! Sometimes all it takes to start the day in a good mood is the right song. We also learn how setting time aside for loved ones is essential in avoiding burn out.


Series 1 • Episode 3

Episode 3

Toe to Toe with Phill Broom

Director of Ray White Springfield, Phil Broom, talks to Antonia about his 3 buckets approach to health and wellbeing and how this mindset helps equip him to deal with the challenges of running a high performing real estate agency.


Series 1 • Episode 4

Episode 4

Toe-to-Toe with Nicole Bragg

‘I think the worst holiday I ever had was the Maldives!’ Nicole Bragg, Sales Professional at Explore Property Cairns talks about her unconventional methods of relaxation and why there is no set way to practice mindfulness. For her, climbing mountains and going for early morning walks are her form of meditation. We also get an insight into how Nicole sets well defined boundaries between work and home, so much so that her children were surprised to see her on a billboard for the first time!


Series 1 • Episode 6

Episode 6

Toe-to-Toe with Nyree Ewings

Nyree Ewings from LJ Hooker Property Centre in Cleveland talks about the importance of discipline for her health and wellbeing and how, in the world of real estate, having a clearly defined ‘end’ to the day can create the perfect reset. We also learn about the role technology can play in simplifying the day, giving us more time to focus on things that bring us joy.


Series 1 • Episode 7

Episode 7

Toe-to-Toe with Peter Hutton

Peter Hutton of Hutton & Hutton talks about the unique challenges of living and working with his family. We learn that sometimes it’s inevitable that work gets brought to his family’s dinner table, and that’s okay! But with some helpful boundary setting and a ‘rule of veto’ enforced, it is possible to strike the right balance.


Series 1 • Episode 8

Episode 8

Toe-to-Toe with Angela Stergou

As a one woman sales team, Angela Stergou juggles a lot of responsibility, but she always makes time for her physical health. Find out why a 30 minute daily workout session is key to her well-being and how such sometimes a strict, regimented approach can help keep you on track in her busiest days. Also why the unique relationships built in the Real Estate industry can sometimes become lifetime friendships.