Childcare and Education Property Valuation and Advisory

Understand market dynamics, economic challenges, and regulatory responsibilities impacting the value of your portfolio.

From preschool to university, students need safe, productive, and accessible learning environments. At Opteon, we help strengthen communities by providing key services related to the purchase, sale, development, or improvement of childcare and educational facilities. We leverage our team of accredited childcare and education property specialists, innovative valuation technology, and streamlined processes to ensure you are making the right investment in the care and educational facilities of your community.

Our Coverage

We have a team of more than 500 local valuers providing coverage across 98% of Australia’s postcodes. Our experts have local knowledge in metropolitan to rural areas with specialised expertise in childcare and educational properties.

Our Technology

Our technology enhances the valuation process for everyone involved with customisable, automated workflows and centralised systems to access, manage, and deliver your reports.

Our Process

We integrate innovation into every step of our process from ordering a valuation to receiving your final report. Our seamless valuation experience combines the human expertise of our valuers and the efficiency of our technology.

Our Education and Childcare Property Services

Our Childcare & Education Property Expertise

Child Centres
Primary & Secondary Schools
University Halls
Academic Buildings

Ross Turner

General Manager - Commercial & Agri

Chris Mitrothanasis

Senior Director – Government & Advisory (NSW, QLD, NT & WA)

Doug Shorten

Head of Department- Social Infrastructure

Alexander Ben

Regional Director – Commercial (VIC/SA)

Ben Farquhar

Director - Core Commercial

Daniel Sander

Senior Director - Specialised Commercial & Advisory

Martyn Boyle

Senior Director - Specialised Real Estate

Gavin Lipplegoes

Director - Specialised & Advisory

Glenn Boyd

Director Specialised & Advisory

Joshua Fulton

Director - Specialised and Advisory

Matt Morton

Director - Regional Commercial & Agribusiness

Stephen Incerti

Director - Regional Commercial & Agribusiness

Ty Winduss

Director - Commercial

Seamus Macleod

Director - Specialised & Advisory

Tim Heath

Associate Director

Allen Milner

Senior Quantity Surveyor

Hayden Mcleod

Senior Valuer

Ian O'Shea

Senior Valuer - Commercial Specialist

James Sharpe

Senior Commercial Property Valuer

Mark Baxter

Senior Valuer

William Sutherland

Senior Valuer

Alex Dickinson

Valuer Specialised & Advisory

Daniel Ackroyd

Certified Practising Valuer

David Moore [C]

Valuer Specialised & Advisory

Eva Schmidt

Certified Practising Valuer

David Gates


David McKenzie


Malcolm Reid


Martin Tremain


Michael Reid


Stuart Prowse


William Read


Calvin Rogers


David Paterson

Property Valuer