April Wade

Strata Development Manager

One of our exceptional Strata Managers, April, is known for her exemplary ability to solve problems, provide quality customer service and bring peaceful solutions within the communities she manages.

April is a Level Two Certified Strata Community Manager (CSCM) with industry body SCA WA. She has completed qualifications, including, the Certificate IV in Strata Community Management and a Diploma in Business. She most recently completed a Development Fundamentals course from UDIA WA.

Having been nominated for industry awards, including, 2019 SCA WA Support Member of the Year (winner), 2019 SCA National Support Member of the Year (finalist) and 2020 SCA WA Strata Community Manager Rising Star (finalist); April loves promoting a strong sense of community within a scheme.

Seeing challenges as opportunities, April especially loves working with new developments, and mediating communities to create positive environments.

That is why April champions the new development wing of our business, performing comprehensive reviews of all strata aspects of new projects for Oakfield’s developer clients. This includes, on-site visitations, walkthroughs for practicality of operations, ensuring common area operational guidelines are complied with, by-law and budget reviews and also drafting scope of works for on-site services. She continues to attend and advise within ongoing development progress meetings to ensure a seamless delivery of iconic projects.

April comments; “I provided services for a scheme that was previously self- managed. They had some issues with an occupant who was allegedly harassing owners, staff and it eventually ended up as a case with SAT. I helped these owners understand their rights, and navigate a difficult situation. From this, I learnt that a lot of owners don’t understand where they stand. This drove my passion to help individuals find a way forward, through effective strata management.”.

A professional, knowledgeable, empathetic and ambitious asset of the Oakfield family, April is here to advise you, educate you on your rights and to nurture meaningful communities.

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