Industry mourns death of a gentleman and a leader

Tony BoydAnthony Leonard Boyd, known by most as Tony, passed away suddenly at the age of 46 on the 20th September, 2017 while on holiday with family.

With more than 20 years of property and funds management experience in Australia and overseas, Tony was universally respected and well known in the industry for his integrity and leadership. (more…)



Ex banker and qualified accountant Stuart Small has joined Stronghold Investment Services as Business Development Manager. With over 17 years professional experience Stuart will further strengthen the complementary skill set of Stronghold’s executive team.

Stuart has an extensive background in the finance and commercial property sectors inclusive of senior business banking roles with the National Australia Bank and more recently as Senior Property Finance Manager with a prominent development funder.

At Stronghold he will work closely with Steve de Nys developing and enhancing investor relationships.

Stuart is a Certified Practising Accountant (CPA and a Justice of the Peace.


Melbourne’s office leasing market a prime opportunity for investors

Melbourne Property Market a growth area

A surge in interest from government and community sectors who are seeking upgrades to better quality buildings with modern features within Melbourne’s office leasing market has opened up a prime opportunity for investors.

The demand to move to buildings with higher grade amenities in desirable locations is largely influenced by the competition between government and private sectors wanting to attract the best young talent as well as businesses who are looking to increase staff retention.