About Us & Meet The Team
"We are dedicated and passionate about helping others achieve the dream of owning property and building wealth"
Real Estate Investment Finance are comprised of Finance and Property Specialists who specialise in sourcing the most suitable property and finance options for our clients across Australia. Our purpose is to help others achieve the dream of owning and building wealth through property. We are here to help our clients achieve their full financial potential by educating them to implement specialised sophisticated, safe, and effective financial structures to help them achieve their lifestyle goals.
REIF are well known in the community for our commitment to helping everyday Australians plan for and achieve the dream of self-funded retirement. We do this by offering our clients an armchair ride through our proven system, and access to our qualified team of professionals who specialise in every area of our core business, Property and Finance.
Not only are we the fastest growing property and finance group in the country but we are the number one group in the country for all the services that we provide. Real Estate Investment Finance have access to more than 10,000 full turn key properties - Australia wide. We provide end-to-end service for all of our clients; including sorting the paperwork and bank negotiation in a timely and stress-free manner. Whether you're a home buyer, investor or in need of financing - we're here to help!
Founder & CEO
David is the CEO and Founder of REIF, a multinational endeavour that pursues David’s mission of helping others to achieve the dream of owning and building wealth through property.
From a young age, David knew his purpose was to help others achieve this dream. It wasn’t long after entering the property market at 19 that he graduated university with a Bachelor of Commerce majoring in Finance, Accounting and Financial Planning. Since then he has gone on to become a Finance Broker and licensed Real Estate Agent to assist people with property investment and financial success.
Today, David is at the helm of his very successful business with various awards ranging from Top 11 Brokerages in Australia, Independent Broker Office of the Year Finalist, Small Business Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist, Business of the Decade Finalist and Business Growth amongst other awards.
David is passionate and enthusiastic about all his life ventures and collaborates successfully with his close knit team who follow his vision.
Finance & Property Specialist
Reece specialises in SMSF lending and complex loans. He also has a keen eye for property and gained accreditation in Real Estate during 2020. Reece is able to support his clients in both their property and finance needs.
Reece creates great solutions for his clients and in doing so, enables them to pursue their financial and property goals. Reece is from the Sunshine Coast region and enjoys expanding his knowledge in everything life has to offer.
Finance & Property Specialist
Duncan is both a Finance and Property Specialist here at REIF. Duncan has a passion for helping people to navigate their finances. He is also passionate about sourcing all of our property clients (whether investor, owner-occupied or first home buyers) with the most suitable property for their needs. Duncan purchased his first property at 22 years old and since then has been continually building his property portfolio.
Ducan believes life is about balance and spends his free time with family. He also loves that outdoors and keeping fit. Duncan is bi-lingual and well-travelled.
Adam is one of REIF’s Finance Specialists. He has worked in the financial services industry for more than 20 years. Adam is committed to providing relevant and customised financial solutions for his clients. Adam has had extensive experience in finance and loan structuring, budget planning, as well as property investment.
Adam loves football and is a Broncos supporter. He also enjoys family time.
Daniel is one of REIF’s Finance Specialists. He has many years of experience in the financial services industry and five years experience as a mortgage broker. Daniel goes the extra mile as your genuine financial advocate by making sure he understands each client’s individual needs and objectives. Daniel’s work ethic will ensure a smooth process with the most suitable outcome for the individual.
In his free time, Daniel enjoys keeping fit and leading a healthy lifestyle.
Shak is a Finance Specialist here at REIF. He's had experience working in the banking, finance and mortgage broking industry. Shak works well in collaborative situations and has a strong work ethic. He’s also attentive to detail. He will also go above and beyond for his clients to ensure that all their needs are met.
Shak loves to travel and explore new surroundings. He also enjoys camping and cooking.
Melbourne Property Specialist
Andrew is a licensed real estate agent with an extensive background in banking and finance. He’s a well-versed property investment strategist with over 20 years experience. Andrew loves doing business and creating relationships.
Andrew’s interests include socialising and spending time with friends and family. He also enjoys a range of sports, including golf and football.
Guilmar is a Property Specialist here at REIF. He has extensive experience in wealth creation strategies and property investment. Guilmar is passionate about ensuring that money is working for his clients based on their needs, aspirations and challenges. Guilmar is well versed in the property market and ensures to deliver the best results for his investor clients.
Guilmar is passionate about health and keeping fit. He also enjoys Latin dancing during his free time.
Paul is one of REIF’s Property Specialists. He’s a Sales Management Professional with over 25 years’ experience helping clients determine their needs and providing solutions to their problems. Paul also has a background in military engineering and has a strong emphasis on fine details. Much of his efforts are dedicated to client analysis, research and providing exceptional service.
Paul loves playing gold and taking his caravan around the country to discover wonderful places. He has also been knighted.
Anabella is a Property Specialist at REIF. She has a diverse background in Architecture, Real Estate and Business Development. She combines all of these skills as an asset to assist our client’s. Anabella is passionate about understanding people’s needs and sourcing the perfect solution. She is a hard worker who thrives on making her clients happy.
Anabella loves nature and travel. She gets a lot of satisfaction by making a positive impact on people’s lives.
Executive Assistant to David Chehade
Melissa is the Executive Assistant to David Chehade. She comes from an experienced background in Finance, Insurance, Legal and Small Business Development. Melissa is skilled in legal compliance, the banking industry and loans. She has a dual Bachelor Degree in Law and a Diploma of Finance and Mortgage Brokering. Melissa also has a Diploma in Business Management. She is passionate about supporting people in creating goals and achieving them personally and professionally.
She enjoys venturing the beautiful beaches and rainforests in our great outdoors in her spare time and has a love for cooking.
Client Services & Property Acquisitions Manager
Georgia manages the Client Services and Property Acquisition departments of REIF. She is the initial “face” of the business. She has completed a Certificate III in Business Administration amongst other certifications. Georgia has a very client centric focus and assists our clients with achieving their financial and property goals. She also assists the REIF sales team with scheduling appointments and works in a timely manner.
Georgia has a keen eye for detail and is incredibly savvy with technology.
Social Media and Marketing Specialist
Eliza is the Social Media and Marketing Specialist here at REIF. She has a Bachelor in Media and Communication and a Certificate III in Business Administration. She also has experience in social media, digital marketing and content creation. Eliza likes to communicate accurate, researched, and engaging information.
Eliza enjoys cooking and travelling to new places. She also likes to research and advocate for mental health.
Client Journey Specialist (Property)
Claudia is the Client Journey Specialist for our Property Division. She assists all our property clients throughout their construction journey and beyond. She comes from an extensive background in Project Management, Large Scale Construction, Finance and IT.
Claudia enjoys spending quality time with her family. Some of her hobbies include bee keeping, gardening and motorbike riding.
Mortgage Loan Processor
Pam is the Mortgage Loan Processor for our mortgage brokers. She assists our brokers with reviewing and completing loan documents before submitting them to the lenders. She is a great support to the team.