Forrester Properties

Key people

Tom Forrester

Director of Forrester Properties Pty Ltd & TMF Constructions Pty Ltd

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Tom Forrester has over thirty years of building/development experience, ranging from commercial projects, refurbishment projects to industrial subdivisions, high technology industrial parks and buildings, high rise multi-residential apartments and retirement villages. Tom Forrester from 1995 to July 2004 was the General Manager of the Construction Division of a major publicly listed company, where he was responsible for an annual construction turnover of over $100 million dollars.

As General Manager, Tom Forrester was responsible for the construction company meeting its profit forecasts so as to ensure it’s continued growth while simultaneously deriving 30% of all construction work from external developer clients as required by the Board, and conducting that external construction work profitably. Tom Forrester was also responsible for developing and advancing strategic planning for the construction division, providing quality service and efficient delivery of product to the client’s satisfaction and in accordance with the company’s quality assurance standards, maintaining and implementing project and company budgets, ensuring compliance with all relevant Government legislation and for the management of human resources (including being directly responsible for a staff of 65), capital resources and financial resources.

Tom Forrester has been responsible for projects ranging in complexity from the award winning redevelopment and refurbishment of the heritage listed Anzac Square Building and Macarthur Chambers Building, to the completion of the first Australian 4 ½ star Australian Greenhouse Energy rated commercial building, the 22 storey office tower The William Buck Centre (formerly Hall Chadwick Centre,) cnr Charlotte St & Edward St, Brisbane. During Tom Forrester’s tenure as General Manager the division achieved a cumulative turnover in excess of 1 billion dollars.

It was also during this period that the division won in excess of 70 industry awards for Urban Renewal projects to multi Residential, Commercial, Industrial and Retail Projects since 2000. Forrester Properties Pty Ltd and TMF Constructions Pty Ltd were established by Tom Forrester to develop and construct quality property in South East Queensland. TMF Constructions Pty Ltd holds a Building Services Authority Licence No 1103802.

Tom Forrester holds the following qualifications:

Bardi Hudson

Product Development Manager and In House Solicitor for Forrester Properties Pty Ltd & TMF Constructions Pty Ltd

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Bardi Hudson was admitted as a solicitor in July 1998 and has extensive experience as a property/commercial lawyer

She has been involved in inner city large & medium high rise residential developments and has extensive experience in residential and commercial off the plan contracts, put & call options, sale of management rights, commercial and retail shop leasing and development and mezzanine financing.

Bardi Hudson holds the following qualifications: