Licensed Valuers & Property Valuation Consultants, Perth, Western Australia
Independent licensed valuers & Property valuation consultants
Established 1984 | Expert Valuation Advice | Licensed Valuers

Trainee Property Valuer required

Friday, May 28th, 2021

We require an enthusiastic property student or graduate who is looking for a fantastic start to their career in the property valuation industry as a Trainee Property Valuer.   We require a Curtin University Property Student who is completing or has recently completed a Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Property to work with our experienced, dynamic team of Licensed Valuers as a Trainee Property Valuer. Our company offers property students and graduates a broad exposure to the property industry, our innovative property databases and our professional work environment. Our trainee or assistant valuers receive one-on-one training from recognised industry leaders, undertaking extensive market research ...

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New Valuation Team Members

Monday, May 3rd, 2021

Garmony Property Consultants are pleased to announce new valuation team members to our property valuation company in Perth. Licensed Valuer, Hanni Morcos joins our valuation team, having been in the property valuation industry since 2006. Hanni’s experience is diverse, for both residential and commercial valuations in metropolitan and regional locations of Western Australia. Hanni’s broad knowledge includes valuations of single houses for Mortgage Security and Family Court purposes through to valuations of englobo land parcels and multi lot residential subdivisions. Hanni has also undertaken market valuations for commercial properties in the Perth metropolitan area. Phuong Le, who has been a member of ...

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Matt Garmony, Licensed Valuer elected to the WA State Committee of the API

Wednesday, September 18th, 2019

Garmony Property Consultants Managing Director and Licensed Valuer, Matt Garmony, was advised today by the Australian Property Institute (API) that he has been elected as a WA State Committee Member of the API. In his response to the API on news of his appointment, Matt stated “Although I have been active on numerous sub-committees and represented the API on several panels since 2004, I have not been on the state board/committee since my last term in 2001-2004. I look forward to being an ongoing and active member of the API and the property industry.” Matt was chairman of the Young Property Professionals ...

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Perth Subdued Residential Market Update – Valuers Perspective

Friday, August 2nd, 2019

Our Perth based property valuers continue to report subdued market conditions in the residential valuations they undertake.  The Perth residential property market continues its long term slump. The median house price has fallen from $540,000 in June 2015 to $490,000 in June 2019 according to REIWA’s statistics. Sales volumes have also declined from 7116 homes to 4284 homes over the same period. WA Business News reported on 1 August 2019 that “Perth’s house price woes have worsened further, after it recorded the sharpest decline in median price of all Australian capital cities in June.” These subdued residential property market conditions in Perth ...

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Market Rental Valuation Reports – What should they include

Monday, July 22nd, 2019

The Licensed Valuers at Garmony Property Consultants prepare detailed Market Rental Valuation Reports for Market Rent Reviews. So what do our reports include? Our valuation reports need to meet the strict guidelines and standards of the Australian Property Institute (API). It also needs to comply with the Code of Conduct for Expert Witnesses and in Australian Courts or Tribunals.  The reader of the valuation report needs to obtain a clear understanding of the property, its location and its legal description. In some circumstances, the reader may be a judge, magistrate or mediator who has never visited the Property or Premises. So ...

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Certified Practising Valuers

Thursday, June 13th, 2019

A Certified Practising Valuer is Valuer meeting the requirements for Certified Practising Valuer as defined by the  Australian Property Institute (API). All Licensed Valuers employed by Garmony Property Consultants are Certified Practising Valuers. The API’s description and definition of a Certified Practising Valuer is as follows; Certified Practising Valuer is a person who, by education, training and experience is qualified to perform a valuation of real property in an objective and independent manner to help reduce risk and provide greater certainty for their clients. Certified Practising Valuers, who are accredited with the API, are industry professionals, the most highly qualified and recognised ...

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35 Years of Property Valuation Advice in Perth

Friday, March 29th, 2019

2019 marks 35 years of providing expert Valuation and Property Consultancy advice in Perth and Western Australia for the Licensed Valuers at Garmony Property Consultants. Established in 1984, initially as John Garmony & Associates, the property valuation company immediately became one of Perth’s first and foremost independent property valuation & consultancy firms. In 2006, the company changed it’s name to Garmony Property Consultants with Licensed Valuer, Matt Garmony, taking over as Managing Director. Since 1984, the company’s licensed valuers at have acted in a wide range of property valuation consulting situations on numerous property types throughout Perth & Western Australia. For 35 years, ...

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Valuations for Family Court in WA

Thursday, March 14th, 2019

  The Licensed Valuers at Garmony Property Consultants are specialists in providing valuations for matrimonial disputes and the Family Court of Western Australia for Residential, Commercial & Industrial property types. Our valuers can act for a single party to the dispute or as a single expert where we are instructed by and provide our valuation report to both parties, eliminating further disputes and streamlining the divorce process in relation to the division of property assets. We can tailor our valuation reports to our clients requirements, providing shorter reports for amicable meditations, whereby the parties are in agreement and just need an independent assessment of ...

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Garmony Welcomes Licensed Valuer Oscar D’Souza to their Valuation Team

Monday, November 26th, 2018

Garmony Property Consultants is proud to announce Licensed Valuer Oscar D’Souza has joined our valuation team. Oscar has been a Licensed Valuer and an Associate of the Australian Property Institute since 2002 and holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Property) at Curtin University and also a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) at the University of Western Australia. With experience in real estate organisations such as Knight Frank Australia, Savills and Herron Todd White Valuers, Oscar started his own valuation consultancy and property management business in Geraldton (WA) in 2008 and then sold the business in 2015 in order to relocate back ...

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Valuation clients reviews

Friday, August 3rd, 2018

Garmony Property Consultants are very proud of the feedback we have received from our valuation client reviews, who are very satisfied with our property valuation services and knowledge of the Western Australian property market. From retirement village valuations to specialised property ground lease market rent reviews, government asset valuations to expert valuations for litigation purposes, residential developments to commercial offices and everything in between, our licensed valuers have the experience and expertise to undertake most property valuation assessments. Click on the logos below to read the reviews from some of our happy clients or head to our reviews page on ...

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Garmony Property Consultants National Property Valuation Partnership

Wednesday, June 13th, 2018

Garmony Property Consultants is proud to be a member of Oceanic Property Valuations (OPV) who along with its Partner Firms, form one of the few truly independent national property valuation organisations across Australia.

Garmony Property Consultants are the Western Australian partner firm of Oceanic Property Valuations who provide expert property valuation and consultancy advice in Perth and Western Australia from our Licensed Valuers. Oceanic Property Valuations (OPV) are a national property valuation company who operate across Australasia and comprises multi-skilled property valuers and professionals with extensive senior property valuation and consulting experience, which specialises in offering independent and impartial property advice to a private, corporate and ...

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Stamp Duty and related party transfer valuations

Thursday, April 19th, 2018

When a property is being ‘sold’ or transferred to a family member, related party or related entity (superannuation fund transfer or family trust transfer) the Office of State Revenue may require the purchaser to pay Stamp Duty or Transfer Duty. A Transfer duty is a general tax imposed under the Duties Act 2008 (‘Duties Act’) on dutiable transactions over dutiable property (whether documented or not) including transfers of real estate and certain business assets. A Stamp Duty Valuation will be required. An independent property valuation by a licensed valuer of the property is required before an assessment is issued, when a dutiable transaction is between related parties, or the parties are ...

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Garmony’s welcome Licensed Valuer, Peter Murphy to their valuation team

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

Licensed Valuer Peter Murphy joins the Garmony Property Consultants specialist property valuation team. Managing Director and Licensed Valuer, Matt Garmony is pleased to welcome Peter Murphy to his valuation team for commercial, industrial and specialist property type valuations and consultancy services. Peter’s 30 plus years experience in the valuation and real estate industry in Perth & Western Australia, will compliment the licensed valuers at Garmony Property Consultants. He has provided valuation advice to a broad range of clients including corporate and financial institutions, government agencies and private individuals. Over the past 10 years, Peter has been involved in valuations across a broad ...

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What is involved in the Property Valuation Process?

Monday, September 4th, 2017

  The valuation process is a detailed systematic procedure a licensed valuer follows to determine the market value or market rental value of a property.   Steps involved in valuation process are as follows: Written Instructions are required from client to comply with the Department of Mines, Industry Regulation & Safety (Formally the Department of Commerce) requirements which need to include the name of the instructing party, the property address, the purpose the valuation is required and date of valuation. The Pre-inspection process involves researching relevant property information including zoning and services information and title information. Comparable sales and or rental evidence is also compiled. Our ...

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Expert Family Law Valuations

Thursday, August 31st, 2017

Garmony Property Consultants are proud to be an exhibitor at this years Family Law Practitioners’ Association of Western Australia Conference on Saturday 9 September 2017. For those who are attending, please visit us and chat about our experience in providing Expert Family Law Valuations. Our Licensed Valuers and Property Consultants are specialists in providing valuations for matrimonial disputes and the Family Court of Western Australia for Residential, Commercial & Industrial property types. We can tailor our valuation reports providing shorter reports for amicable meditations, whereby the parties are in agreement and just need an independent assessment of the market value. We can also provide ...

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Expert Family Law Valuations

Saturday, April 30th, 2016

Garmony Property Consultants are one of Perth’s leading independent Licensed Valuers and Property Consultant firms specialising in valuations for Family Law for Residential, Commercial & Industrial property types. The Licensed, Certified Practicing Valuers at Garmony Property Consultants, have a combined experience in the real estate and property industry of over 70 years and has been established since 1984. Our Valuers have extensive experience in a broad range of property related valuation matters across a wide range of commercial, industrial, residential and specialist property types for real estate valuations and property consultancy situations in Perth and Regional locations in Western Australia. We prepare numerous ...

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Valuing Strata lots and difficulties encountered

Wednesday, July 1st, 2015

Below is a summary of a presentation that Matt Garmony, Licensed Valuer and Managing Director of Garmony Property Consultants, gave to the Bachelor of Commerce – Property students at Curtin University in March 2015. The presentation provided the property students with an overview of Strata titled properties, Unit Entitlements, valuing strata lots and  issues we have identified for strata titled properties into the future. Should you have any questions in relation to strata titled properties and the valuation process, our licensed valuers will be more than willing to assist. VALUING STRATA LOTS AND DIFFICULTIES ENCOUNTERED 2015.PDF

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We are seeking an experienced Licensed Valuer to join our team

Monday, February 17th, 2014

Garmony Property Consultants, one of Perth’s premier valuation and property consultancy firms, undertakes and broad range of commercial, industrial, residential and specialist property valuations and consultancy assignments for a wide range of private, corporate and government clients. Our work is predominately based in the Perth metropolitan area, including some assignments in regional WA. We require an experienced licensed valuer, with experience in commercial, industrial and residential development style valuations including feasibility analysis, who can “think outside the square” to accommodate our more complex instructions. You will work with industry leaders in a dynamic professional team environment with exposure to an extensive ...

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