Peter Baldwin has been the chief Auctioneer of the Richardson & Wrench Network for the past 22 years in a role he considers as an utter privelege. He is the longest serving Auctioneer in the comapny's 154 year history and is acknowledged as being Australia's finest property Auctioneer. Peter is widely acclaimed as being one of the most gifted auctioneers the industry has ever seen. He is recognised as having the most intelligent, articulate and insightful auction delivery of any auctioneer in his field. As a third generation auctioneer with a Bachelorof Business in Land Economy majoring in Valuation, Peter is accomplished in all disciplines of Auctioneering from Commercial, Rural, Residential, Livestock and Estate Sales throughout Australia.Licensed in New South Wales, Queensland and Victoria he is the youngest auctioneer of all time to auction Sydney CBD commercial property and when appointed in 1990 he became the youngest ever Chief Auctioneer in the Sydney Property market.
Peter had a rural background growing up in Inverell, calling horse races in the far north of NSW and southern Qld from the young age of 15 and was the youngest auctioneer known to sell fat cattle, sheep and lambs in the tough world of Inverell Saleyards for his family's Stock and Station Agency. His father Brian Baldwin is an industry stalwart and is revered by many rural indentities as one of the best ever in the field of auctioneering.
Over the past 22 years, Peter has auctioned over 27,000 properties with a vlaue in excess of $11 billion. Within this period he is the most prolific and successful Auctioneer in Australia for acheiving residential property sales under the hammer between $6 million and $9 million. No auctioneer in Australia comes close to his record in the sale of significant waterfront properties at auction. He holds highest sale price records in over 30 Sydney Suburbs, including and Australasian Apartment sale record of $10.35 million in Darling Point which equated to $50,000psm.
Peter is an auctioneer in the trus sense of the word, having a remarkable sense of humour, polish, timing and composure, being intuitive enough to vary the speed and tone of his delivery to add real thrust to bidding or excite even the most discerning prospect into making a bid. he visits every property to be auctioned to gain the most effective insight into the selling points, locational attributes and factors which can assist his vendor in maximising their price outcomes.
His hallmark attribute is his unstinting pursuit for the highest and best possible price for all people and for any type of property.