Our Team

Exectutive Management

Keris Hodge - Director Apartment Service

As a business visionary, Keris has steered the company to the forefront of the furnished corporate rental industry over the past 21 years.  Originally launched in 1989 by Keris and her father Ivan Hodge, The Apartment Service was the first furnished rental property service in Sydney and is now surging ahead as market leader in the industry.

 

Keris lives and breathes the business, and has an extensive knowledge of the industry on our shores and overseas, as well as future developments and trends. It is no surprise that she has become a key spokesperson for the furnished rental accommodation industry in... Read more

Heather More - Finance Manager

Heather’s professional manner and attention to detail, coupled with her extensive property industry experience makes her an outstanding manager responsible for the company’s finances and office administration.

 

With a background of almost 20 years in accounting coupled with her passion for the real estate industry, Heather has become an integral part of The Apartment Service's operations with key knowledge in all aspects of our property management services. 

 

She firmly believes in  balancing harmony between servicing the tenant and the property owner. Heather has the ability to... Read more

Property Sales and Leasing

Danny Raice - Sales Director

As a founding Director of TAS Realty, established in 2007, Danny's career in Residential real estate on Sydney's lower north shore spans almost two decades. Danny's knowledge and understanding of the marketplace is not only solid, but has provided him the opportunity to build a quality network of buyers, investors and sellers. His industry experience and talent for selling prime real estate, as well as his tested property disposal strategies, are valued by his clients, especially during fluctuating economic times. He has also played a key role at TAS realty in building a large portfolio of rental properties for both short term and long... Read more

Property Management

Liza Dwyer - Property Manager / Guest Relations Manager

Daughter of Ivan and Beth Hodge and sister to Keris Hodge—Liza has been an integral player in The Apartment Service’s growth over the last 19 years.

Liza’s primary school teacher training inspired her to teach in London for a number of years, during which she was drawn into managing a small number of family properties in the UK.

When Liza returned to Australia it was a natural progression for her to offer her expertise to Keris and work for The Apartment Service.  Ten years on and four beautiful children later, Liza now works part-time as a Property Manager and continues to love the furnished... Read more

Josip Zanetic - Property Manager

Josip is an individual who commits himself to going the extra mile for owners & tenants.

Josip lived in Croatia for most of his life until a few years ago when he decided to relocate back to Sydney. This drastic change made him become more appreciative towards the lifestyle in Australia. Previously, before his role as a Property Manager with The Apartment Service, he was a skilled Logistics Support Provider with a well known construction company based in Sydney, where he thrived in providing an exceptional quality of service.

As a result, Josip has developed strong customer engagement skills whilst working in positions... Read more

Lucy Harte - Property Manager

Lucy is from a small seaside town in the North of England. Lucy is a recent graduate from Leeds Metropolitan University where she studied a BA (hons) in Event and Business Management.  Whilst studying Lucy has been part of many exciting events such as the London 2012 Olympics and Glastonbury music festival. She loves the buzz of the industry and providing exceptional service to all customers.

 After gaining an excessive amount of experience from the hospitality sector she decided after eight years of higher education to travel the world and move to Sydney to start her career in customer service.

 “I ... Read more

Morgan Aitkenhead - Property Manager / Reservations

Morgan grew up on Sydney’s North Shore and is very familiar with the local suburbs. Studying Business and majoring in International Tourism. She spent the first couple of years of her career specializing in in-bound tourism for high net worth clients. This role required a high degree of sensitivity and intuition to be able to deliver a superior service.

Morgan loves dealing with people is always looking for better and smarter was to preform and problem solve. Ensuring a high attention to detail and supreme organisational efficiency, Morgan seeks to go above and beyond in her position to consistently achieve... Read more

Reservations and Administration

Georgia Stenmark - Executive PA

The Apartment Service team members describe Georgia as the nurturing type. Not surprising really, as she started her career in the childcare industry and has collected a string of impeccable references that she is very proud of, but her passion for travelling and her experiences of living abroad tugged at her heartfelt desire to work in the tourism and hospitality industry.

After many years travelling and living abroad in Canada, USA, Mexico, Fiji, New Zealand, Bali, Thailand and Japan, Georgia finally returned to live on the northern beaches of Sydney where she was born and raised.

Georgia joined The Apartment Service in... Read more

Emma Leone - Administration

Emma is the consummate Customer Service Professional, with over 20 years in the Hospitality and Tourism industries. You could say Hospitality is in her blood! Emma’s insatiable drive, industry knowledge, extensive world travel, and business acumen give her a cutting edge when dealing with senior corporate executives who have demanding work and travel commitments. 

 

She is adept at providing the ideal accommodation solution for middle to senior executives, ensuring a seamless transition into their often temporary homes.

Emma will think outside the square and juggle bookings in order to ensure these... Read more