About Us

Stronach Property is an independently owned, Newcastle based property development, investment & asset management company. We have proven expertise in residential, commercial, hospitality & retail development.

Stronach Property has firmly established a reputation for innovative property solutions, development project management on behalf of stakeholders, personalised service and the successful delivery of quality projects from inception to completion.

In 1927 William Stronach laid the foundations for the iconic Civic Theatre on Hunter Street Newcastle. The Stronach business is a brand that has endured with the people of Newcastle and the Hunter region for over 90 years.

Key Personnel


Keith Stronach

Keith is the third generation to continue the legacy of the Stronach business. Over a period of more than forty years, he has been at the forefront of the company’s direction, growth and development.

Today, Keith oversees the Stronach Group's direction as well as identifying and establishing new projects. He has a passion for Newcastle and adaptive re-use projects incorporating heritage elements of the CBD or infill sites.  Keith was also involved, together with the late Len Evans, with Tower Lodge & Winery for several years, not only as its developer and builder but also as a member of its Board. Keith has held several other Board/Director positions over the years including Hunter Medical Research Institute, Newcastle Master Builders Association, Newcastle Chamber of Commerce and Newcastle Rotary Club.


Richard Anderson

General Manager

Richard is a business degree graduate and has twenty-five years’ experience in the property industry in South Africa, United Kingdom and Australia. He was involved in corporate business acquisitions for PepsiCo restaurants (KFC and Pizza Hut Brands), Coles Myer and an insurance fund. In recent times he has been a Development Partner for a medium-sized Hunter developer. In that position, he was involved in property projects including retail shopping centres, residential and industrial land subdivision, turnkey projects and retirement. Richard has worked directly with national and international tenants to deliver on their property requirements.

Richard joined Stronach in July 2008 as a Development Manager to source and manage the development process of existing and new projects. With a strong focus on residential apartment delivery, Richard has grown the business delivering on his mandate with site acquisition and steering of complex projects through the development process. Today some of the developed assets are held by the group and asset managed by the team. As General Manager he assists with the group's direction and continued growth.


Kate Harvey

Commercial Asset Manager

Kate has been an integral part of the Stronach Property team for over 15 years managing all aspects of the business’s administration, combined with asset management of the Stronach Group property portfolio including Watt St Commercial and Merewether Surf House.

Mark Purdy - Assistant Development Manager

Mark Purdy

Assistant Development Manager

Mark joined Stronach Property in May 2018 as an Assistant Development Manager to contribute to the successful development of projects from inception to completion. Reporting to the General Manager, Mark has responsibility for undertaking development feasibilities, acquisition due diligence, investment reports and managing planning and authority approval processes. With over 19 years of development planning experience and tertiary qualifications in property, planning and project management, Mark continues to deliver projects that meet the time, cost and quality benchmarks.

Track Record



75-77 Shortland Esplanade Newcastle


Bolton St Building

19 Bolton St Newcastle

Office Conversion


67 Watt St Newcastle