Marx Real Estate is a family owned business, that is intrinsically focused on working with the community to continue the steady growth of the Barossa Real Estate market.
At Marx we are dedicated to the continual improvement of servicing our clients and to creating a culture within its employees to continue to strive for excellence. YOU are the most important component to the success of our business and we know that selling or purchasing a property is one of life’s biggest decisions. Our promise to you is to make your sale a priority and to ensure that we achieve the right outcome for you and your family.
Sara is the founder of Marx Real Estate and is not just a Sales Agent – she is a marketer, seller, and master negotiator, and has a great eye for styling and detail. Now possessing 15+ years’ experience within the industry with her passion for selling real estate commencing in the South Australia coastal town of Robe where she efficiently managed 80+ holiday homes building a strong rapport with the home owners which led to her also taking on the selling of these investment properties.
In 2004 Sara, her husband Andy (a winemaker) and children moved to the Barossa to enjoy the wonderful ‘small community, big heart’ atmosphere of this gourmet food and wine region. Being a qualified para legal, Sara initially worked for a local law firm but she was drawn back into what she loves best – Real Estate. Five years later she has a proven track record of selling a broad range of properties throughout the Barossa.
Sara has a wealth of knowledge when it comes to the sales process gained through both her legal and real estate experiences. Sara loves to ‘look outside the square’ when selling homes and brings a fresh and unique approach to the sales process.
“When you love what you do, it shows”!!
Andrew La Nauze brings 20 years of wine industry experience
to the Marx Real Estate team. Raised in the Barossa, his interest in viticulture
began at Nuriootpa High School, well known for its teaching
of Viticulture and Winemaking.
However initially he obtained a degree in Radiography before the Winemaking bug
hit him and he graduated Oenology at the University of Adelaide in 2001.
His first two years of experience were gained at Norfolk
Rise Winery in Robe, then in 2004 he commenced as a Winemaker at one of the
Barossa’s largest wineries Yalumba, as a Winemaker. At Yalumba Andrew has taken
on a number of winemaking responsibilities covering most grape growing regions
throughout South Australia where Yalumba source their grapes. Andrew maintains
a full time role at Yalumba but brings to the Team a wealth of management and
goal setting experience as well as a thorough knowledge of viticulture and
winemaking enterprises which are vital to understanding the needs of potential
Vendors from the viticulture sector.
Besides a love of wine and family, Andrew keeps busy by playing the guitar (proficiently)
and singing (rather badly), playing basketball and tennis and keeping his
rather large garden under control.
Jane Willson “loves selling, loves property, and gets great results!”. Jane has never been one to sit back and wait for others, results are what motivates her.
With a career that has ranged from nursing, managing one of Australia’s leading wine distribution businesses, to running her own vineyard and winery and now to real estate sales, Jane brings a broad range of skills the Barossa’s burgeoning real estate scene. These skills and experience are assets that are often the key to her proven results.
Jane’s enthusiasm and passion for the industry is infectious and she is looking forward to helping you with all your real estate needs.
Boutique Real Estate firms succeed by building unique teams of multi-talented professionals, which is why Stephany was a natural choice to join Marx Real Estate. She performs an integral administrative role across the firm’s business streams of Sales and Property Management, and as a qualified and experienced Property Manager Stephany is responsible for creating revenue and managing expenses, paying attention to details in order to protect landlords, tenants and the company. Stephany brings her own distinctive brand of excellent customer service, transparency and credibility to the firm, and is proud to be part of a team that pride themselves on their specialist local knowledge, skilled property sales and rental appraisals, superb negotiating skills and a genuinely caring attitude.