What vendors and agents say about Maria's work

To discuss your real estate copywriting needs


14/73 Flinders Lane, CBD
Price quoted: $1.8 million-$1.9 million
Sold for: $2.027 million

“I want to take this opportunity to give you a great big thank you for your outstanding editorial on the magnificent Sargood House Warehouse apartment.

“I have no doubt whatsoever that your editorial brought a large number of fresh inquiries from the leafy suburbs. These buyers were greatly enthused by your robust and exciting editorial of this unique property. I thank you for taking the time and, as always, your lovely and professional manner.”

Gina Donazzan

Agent, Hocking Stuart


367 Dandenong Road, Armadale
Price quoted: $4 million +
Sold for: $5.52 million

“Just writing to thank you for your fabulous article you wrote about our home.

“Your article was fabulous because you painted a picture, starting with the grand boulevard and included its entertaining history. I love the way you walked around and absorbed all the features of our fantastic home and then transformed this into an elegant story that was a pleasure to read.

“After your editorial the numbers at our open for inspection tripled! Maria … I am quite sure you sold our house for us!”

Liz Mardling


Kay & Burton

7 Hill Street, Toorak
Price quoted: About $6.5 million
Sold for: $7.508 million

“Wow, wow, thank you so much for an absolutely fantastic article!!!!!

You truly are the best!!! And a damn good wordsmith!!!!”

Sarah Case

Agent, Formerly Kay & Burton, now with RT Edgar

Kay & Burton

31 Seymour Avenue, Armadale
Price quoted: About $5 million +
Sold for: Undisclosed

 “My husband and I were delighted with the fabulous article you wrote about our Armadale home. 

“The tone, angle and highlighted features ensured our house was pitched to the
right market. You captured our home’s personality beautifully and created great interest. 

“The article was published on a Monday and by Wednesday afternoon our house was sold prior to auction at a level we could not have dreamt of. We certainly feel the article contributed to the overall result.” 

Camilla & Tim d’Antoine


Jellis Craig

21 Kintore Street, Camberwell
Price quoted: $2.7 million-$2.9 million
Sold for: $3.227 million 

“Thank you for the wonderful editorial for Kintore Street. My vendor is absolutely thrilled.” 

Sally Morrison

Agent, Jellis Craig

Marshall White

52 Elizabeth Street, Malvern
Price quoted: $6 million
Sold for: Undisclosed

“I am writing to thank you for taking the time to visit our home a couple of weeks ago and for writing a great piece. 

“You captured the essence of our
home so well and I was grateful that you represented it as our family sees it: a warm house without the trophy stuff. In the end the auction was very quiet but we only needed one genuine buyer and we sold to a young family for a happy price!” 

Alex Stewart


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As an experienced journalist and editor with more than two decades working in property journalism, Maria Harris is also an accomplished copywriter. She sees a property, finds its unique selling point, then crafts compelling copy that connects buyers and sellers alike. She loves nothing more than helping vendors showcase their most prized possession (their home) — and securing the desired outcome.

An in-depth knowledge of the media landscape, together with some of the best contacts in town, means Maria is adept at securing editorial coverage for your prestige property in mainstream and specialised media outlets.

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