Our Writers


Chris Lang is the creator of this blog. She made a move from Europe to Australia and settled in Melbourne, where she lives now with her family and a dog. Australian property world was so unlike anything Chris was familiar with from her previous experience, that it blew her away. That’s why she began documenting here, in Homeiown.com, all the new and worth knowing facts, tips and tricks that she learns about Aussie real estate, for the sake of others who are new to the property world – young Aussies, newcomers and expats.


Luke Potter

Luke is an Electronic Systems Engineer and Computer Scientist with a passion for sustainable technologies that can help make our life easier and reduce our impact on the planet.
Luke seeks to challenge our thinking about sustainable building and living. It is not about spending a fortune to achieve a meagre gain. Rather, it is about living a comfortable life, lowering your dependence on consumption, and living in harmony with the earth and all things around you.
Luke lives at Budgeree House with his wife Leanne, and his three children – Lauren, Ryan and James.


Andrew Gloyns

Andrew Gloyns works for ratestonline.com.au – an Australian home loans comparison website.


Michelle Lee

Michelle Lee is an expert in pest prevention. Her long term employment with a pre purchase building inspection company in Australia can offer great advice that she willingly shares.


Jean Christophe Burkhardt

Trained as a craftsman in the south of France, carving and polishing Louis and French style furniture, Chris has been working as an interior design specialist for the last 5 years. His field of expertise includes french furniture and french provincial chandeliers

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Gordon April 1, 2013 at 10:42 pm

Hi – came across your site. I write a contrarian real estate blog – take a peek – maybe we could talk about our relevant experiences? Cheers Gordon


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