C. F. Strata Management is a Medium sized Boutique Style Strata &
Real Estate Agency, specialising in the Professional Management of small
to large size Strata Properties.
In dealing with the team at C F Strata, you will have the Security of
dealing with a company that has been established for over Thirty Five
(35) years and holds Corporate Membership of the Strata Community
Association, (SCA NSW), formally Institute of Strata Title Management
and Membership of the Real Estate Institute ( REI NSW ).
Good old fashion Values and Service has been the foundation of the
company since the beginning and though we do not aspire to be the
biggest agency, we do aspire to be one of the best when it comes to
Service, our Reputation and Client Relationships. These values have also
lead to all staff of C F Strata, working together as a team, which we
believe is of great benefit to all.
The team at C F Strata Management & Wedd Realty aim to build and
maintain a professional yet personal relationship with our clients by
offering dedication to a high level of service, extensive knowledge and
skills and experience in all areas of Strata Schemes and Rental
Our records show that over 92% of our managed buildings have been
with our company for over 15 years In 2011/12 over 98.9% of our clients
elected to re-appoint our office as their Strata Managing Agents.
Further, in 2016/17 with the required renewal of Strata Agency
Agreements (as per the new Strata Act 2015 /16 regulations) over 99.1%
of our clients elected to have our office re-appointed as their Strata
We have an ongoing retention rate of over 98.5%, which we sincerely
Our company has been steadily growing, while achieving the above. Our
growth in recent years as generally been at approximately 10% p/a. This
managed growth has exceeded our expectations, with most new business
coming from personal and business referrals, for which again we are
The above is a Huge Compliment to our team and a Great vote of
confidence from our Clients. We are thankful and appreciative for this.
We believe that this shows that we are following and achieving our
Company’s Statement -
Our Company is BIG enough to provide you with Personal service
SMALL enough to still Care "
Scott & Joe treat Staff Management with the upmost importance and we
are very lucky to have limited changeover of Staff here at C F Strata.
We believe the fact that we do NOT set schedule B / Fee targets or
requirements on our Staff, contributes to our staff remaining with us.
We also have various other measures in place, such as having a strata
manager in place to cover for when other managers are on leave. We
believe that we provide an enjoyable & professional working environment
for all the Team.
As working Directors Scott & Joe are adamant that the growth be
managed so that our Team are still able to follow our company statement
of “BIG enough to provide you with Personal service but SMALL enough to
Further, as licensed Strata Agents & Real Estate we are able to
assist our clients in all areas of the property industry, including: *
Rental & Leasing of properties * Real Estate Sales * Property Legal
Matters * Financial Advice & assistance via our network of Professional
The above is handled via our Real Estate Arm, Wedd Realty – which is
managed by Scott & Alfina.
Please refer to our team’s profile below and the
C F Strata Difference
Our Team Profile
Scott McInness, Licensed Real Estate and Strata Agent,
Scott has over Twenty Nine (29) years
experience and has been with the company since 1991. Scott has been
Company Manager and Licensee in Charge since 2001. He has been a
Director since 2006 and is committed to the continued development of
services offered to clients and delivering a high level of performance
to all clients. Scott continues to manage his own small portfolio of
Strata Plans. While aiming to continue the growth of the company, he
remains focused on maintaining the old fashion values, in particular
treating our clients personally and with the highest standard of
professionalism. Scott is always looking to further the services that
the Company can offer to clients. While at all times striving to uphold
the company’s statement being ‘Big enough to serve but Small enough to
Joseph Cagliata, Licensed Strata Manager, Director.
Joe previously worked with us some years ago and returned to our
company in mid 2007. He has worked as a Building Surveyor and Town
Planner. This work has included dealing with various building
works/projects, notices & applications to and from Strata Plans. Joes
enthusiasm to his role alongside his Strata & Building experience, has
been a great asset to the Company and the Strata Plan’s under his
management. Over the years Joe has assisted buildings with large
building/rectification works and Council orders where his experience and
knowledge proved to be a great benefit. With Scott, he is also looking
to further the services that the Company can provide, further the
Company’s development and growth.
Alfina Braiding, Licensed Real Estate and Strata Agent.
Alfina joined the company in 1996 and has over Twenty One
(21) years experience in all areas of Strata Management. She is a Senior
Strata Manager and heads the Rental Department. Alfina services and
assists her client’s in a personable yet efficient manner and her
dedication, professionalism is an asset to both the company and our
clients. This is shown in the number of personal referrals she has
received over the years. She has assisted buildings with large
building/rectification works and through detailed legal matters. Alfina
continues to receive referrals from clients, which is a credit to her.
We feel lucky to have her as part of our team at C F Strata.
Chris Haldezos, Certified Strata Manager.
brings to the company over Seventeen (17) years of experience within the
building management industry. Chris started in small style buildings and
worked his way up to managing large 5 star properties. His experience
within the management industry includes, the management of Community /
Strata Plans, daily monitoring of all facilities including lifts, water
towers and recreational facilities, building and facility upgrades.
Chris prides himself on providing effective & friendly communication
with his clients to achieve positive results. Since joining C F strata
in late 2010 Chris has grown his portfolio and proven to be a great
asset to the plans under his management.
Sophie Kakakios, Licenced Strata Manager & Senior Manager
Sophie joined our company in June 2019, with over 6 years’ experience as
a Strata Manager. Sophie is capable of providing the right guidance
required to ensure your building is managed effectively. Sophie came
highly recommended and we welcome her to the C F Strata team. We expect
her experience and knowledge will help her deliver the service levels
for which C F Strata Management are renowned for. In her short time with
us, she has already proven this to be correct. With Sophie’s previous
employment of just over 6 Years and with her positive outlook we look
forward to having her with us at C F Strata for quite some time.
Tracy Benatar, Licensed Real Estate & Certified Strata
Tracy joined the team at C F Strata in late 2017
in a new strata managers position. She brings with her some Five (5)
years’ experience in all areas of Strata. These includes Administration,
Accounting and Strata Management. Tracy is passionate about her work and
is looking forward to furthering her knowledge. She is Loyal, Diligent
and Personable. Tracy is keen to be involved with the team at C F Strata
and to work with our clients. She manages her own small portfolio of
Strata Plans as well as acting as cover for fellow managers. We feel
having this cover will be of great benefit to our clients and fellow
Mellisa Tallon , Licensed Strata Manager.
Mellisa recently joined the team at C F Strata and brings with her many
years of experience from across the Real Estate industry from Property
Management through to building and Facilities Management and Strata
Management. Mellisa has dealt with a wide range of industrial,
residential, commercial and mixed-use properties in her past portfolios.
Whether it’s a leaking tap or concrete cancer, Mellisa has the
experience and knowledge to assist owners with resolving the issue and
will relentlessly pursue a positive outcome. We are fortunate to benefit
from her accrued skills. At the start she will be assisting Scott and
Joe with the day to day matters of their portfolios, while managing her
own small portfolio, with the view to grow her portfolio
Paula Andrade , Administration & Assistant to Strata
Paula joined our Company in early 2014 in the
capacity of Administration & Accounts. Paula brings to our Company 6
years of strata management experience managing a portfolio of strata
plans as well as office management and administration. Paula’s strong
work ethic and enthusiasm ensures a superior level of service internally
& for our clients. She offers great assistance to our Strata Managers
and Admin Dept as needed and has proven to be a integral part of our
Chloe Stedman, Compliance Manager & Administration.
Chloe joined our company in January 2017 in a newly created position of
Compliance Manager. With a background in administration and property,
including Property Management and Sales Administration. Chloe has a
strong work ethic and sheer determination to learn and succeed; she is a
team player and provides great customer service to all clientele. Having
previously worked in Real Estate and Administration for a Property
Group, she will has joined our administration team focusing on
compliance management for our strata plan’s. This new position, we
believe will be and has in fact been of great help to our strata mangers
and in turn our clients.
Silvia Gomes, Accounts & Administration.
Silvia joined our company in early 2016 with 14 years experience in the
Strata Management industry in various roles including Accounts
Payable/Receivable, reception, and personal assistant to Strata Manager.
She has transitioned well into her Administration & Accounts role with
eye for detail. She is enthusiastic and friendly approach to both
clients and team members is an asset to our company. Silvia’s attention
to detail has proven to be a benefit to all.
Michelle Murphy, Reception & Front Desk Administration.
Michelle joined us here at C. F. Strata Management in 2015 and brings
with her over 6 years’ experience as a Property Manager and 12 years’
experience in the building industry in administration. Michelle knows
the importance of customer service and her drive is to deliver a high
level of customer service at all times. With her knowledge she often
provides valuable assistance to clients. Michelle has proven to be an
asset to all staff and our clients.
Robert (Bob) Wedd, Founder of the Company.
Robert has over 45 years of experience and his qualifications cover all
areas of Real Estate and Strata Management.