We are pleased to announce that we have added more power to our service as Powerhouse Property Professionals joins WBP Group. The breadth of their reach in Wollongong, Shoalhaven and the Southern Highlands region will allow WBP Group to expand and consolidate its presence across southern New South Wales and enhance our established Australian Capital Territory service.

The Powerhouse team’s reputation precedes them. Their broad skill base covering rural, residential and commercial properties in the Illawarra region will allow WBP Group to bring more value-adding insights to our existing client base particularly in the area of finance valuations which is their specialty.

I would like to welcome the team headed by Rachael Vilarinho and Simon Young to the the WBP Group family. Their addition reinforces our position as a strong national player in the property valuation industry.

Brendan Smith

WBP Group, Chief Executive Officer

I have been working with the Powerhouse team since the 2nd half of 2019 and their strong understanding of the regional property markets in NSW coupled with their exceptional business acumen has impressed our staff, partners and customers. The outstanding results of their work ethic has demonstrated their meticulous care in looking after the best interests of our clients.

The property market looks promising in the Illawarra region. We are excited to have the new team on-board and support the growth of this area with them.

Peter Fallon

WBP Group, NSW, State Director




Our aspiration for WBP Group is to serve more Australians in more areas nationwide. Having a dedicated team of experts in Wollongong and the Illawarra region is a stepping stone to realising that goal.

We are proud to finally cover a key area in NSW with a team that has in-depth knowledge of the local property market and grassroots relationships with movers and shakers in this bustling and growing region.

Greville Pabst

WBP Group Executive Chairman 

We are delighted to join a national brand that invests in regional teams. Our alignment to WBP Group’s people-first, collaborative culture, their nimble yet efficient client service model and everyone’s drive to provide value above and beyond what’s expected was apparent to us from day one. We are “powered-up” with WBP Group’s property valuation technology and the operational engine that is now supporting our team. The best part is knowing that the most to benefit from this partnership are our clients and customers.

Rachael Vilarinho and Simon Young

Powerhouse Property Professionals Directors