December is typically when “trade week” – commercial agency staff moves – happens, and 2007 is no different.
Bill McHarg is understood to be in high demand in Melbourne – with speculation CB Richard Ellis, Jones Lang LaSalle and Knight Frank have made it clear he would be welcome.
Some executives to have signed on with rivals could start as early as this week, insiders say.
The bigger fish might have to see out some gardening leave – typically between three-six months.
Last years’ big Melbourne movers – Andrew Wood and Ian Treloar, who left Knight Frank for JLL, and Martin O’Sullivan and Mark Wizel who quit Colliers for CBs, had successful years.