About Us

HomeSolutions

The HomeSolutions team of agents are exceptional in providing the very best in customer service. Each team member is dedicated to giving you a honest and stress-free real estate experience.

HomeSolutions Real Estate Ltd is an estate agency specialising in selling and leasing property on the beautiful Island of Lantau. We have agents from around the world and offer services in a variety of different languages. Whether you are looking to purchase your dream home or lease a small flat, HomeSolutions can help. 

Contact us today and allow one of our experienced agents to work with you and guide you through a Hong Kong property purchase or lease.

Our agency was founded by an expat, and is owned by an expat family. Our team understands the challenges involved with international moving. We pride ourselves in having a straight-forward approach with great communication. Making you feel at home is our business!

Our Team

Andrew Merrick

Company Director

Andrew Merrick

Company Director

HomeSolutions has a diverse team from every corner of the earth.  As Director, Andrew’s background is certainly global.  Andrew has lived in Hong Kong since 2007 and previously lived in the UK, Canada the United States and New Zealand.  He attended Simon Fraser University in Vancouver for business, and UCFV for aeronautics.

Andrew took over as HomeSolutions Director and Managing Estate Agent in March 2011. Gaining previous experience as a manager with Sony and many other companies taught him the importance of a customer driven approach to business.   He further expanded and developed those skills as an Executive Jet Captain with many global firms.

Nothing you purchase in life will be quite as important as your home. At HomeSolutions Andrew and the team understand that, and work hard to find the right property solution for you. Whether your buying your first home, your next investment property, or looking for a small place to lease, we are here to help.

Kelly Merrick

Marketing Director

Kelly Merrick

Marketing Director

Kelly has considered South Lantau home for many years after relocating with her children. Kelly can help ease your transition to Hong Kong the tips she has picked up over the years.  She has received commendations in Hong Kong Estate Agents Salesperson examinations.  She holds both undergraduate and masters degrees and has a wide range of experience in Real Estate and finance. Kelly really enjoys helping others find a great home in Lantau.

Sharon Christine Riley

Estate Agent

Sharon Christine Riley

Estate Agent

Sharon is originally from Australia but has worked in Asia for 32 years.

Sharon managed the fitness club at The Dusit Thani Hotel in Bangkok, during this time she also was the Regional Trainer for Asia which included Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and Philippines. In 1995 Sharon was awarded Thailand’s Fitness Leader of the Year Award.  After six and half years she moved to Hong Kong and resided in South Lantau. In 2011 Sharon landed her dream job with Homesolutions.

Having gained Interior Design and Feng Shui studies Sharon’s knowledge is incredibly helpful for her clients when assisting with their property solutions and resolutions.

Sharon and her children, very much regard Hong Kong (especially South Lantau) as their home. 

Sharon brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to Homesolutions and is highly regarded in South Lantau.

Misako Takato

Salesperson

Misako Takato

Salesperson

After leaving her home country of Japan at age 17, Misako has lived in US, Switzerland, Spain and moved to Hong Kong in 2001. She has worked in R&D of an automotive company, sales office of an electronic component company, and worked independently as a translator/interpreter in the past. She started her real estate agent career in 2009 and joined Homesolutions in 2015.

Fluent in Japanese, English and Spanish, Misako can also understand written Chinese to assist her clients. Her knowledge of properties in South Lantau and good relationship with property owners have greatly contributed to the new tenants and owners to settle into the community. Her clients appreciate her soft-spoken manner and professionalism.

Languages: English, Japanese, Spanish

Isabella Meiting Lai

Salesperson

Isabella Meiting Lai

Salesperson

Isabella is originally from Mainland China and came to Hong Kong in 2015.

Previously Isabella worked for 5 years as a design consultant for a trading company.

Isabella joined the HomeSolutions team in 2019 as an agent. In her spare time, Isabella loves art, movies, reading and hiking.

Languages: English, Cantonese, Mandarin, Hakka

Tanja Gelderblom

Salesperson

Tanja Gelderblom

Salesperson

Originally from South Africa Tanya came to Hong Kong in 2008 with her family. As the saying goes: “Home is where the heart is”. Hong Kong has been their home for the last 10 years.  

Tanja’s has a corporate background having worked as Manager for many years at Avis Car Rental in Cape Town International Airport. But when moving to Hong Kong Tanja’s main focus was her family and to raise her fifteen month old son.

Tanja returned to work in 2012 and became a Kindergarten Teacher as well as coaching kids rugby. She has started a new chapter in real estate and joined Homesolutions in 2018.

In her spare time Tanja loves the outdoors and enjoys hiking, hitting the beach and spending time with her family.  

Amanda Lee

Office Manager

Amanda Lee

Office Manager

Originally from Australia, Amanda joined the management team at HomeSolutions in 2019.

Amanda has lived abroad for over 10 years, with 5 of those being in South Lantau, giving her an understanding of the stresses involved in moving locally and internationally.

Amanda previously worked in real estate in Australia, as well as an interior designer and media marketer. She now manages the office to make your property transaction smooth.

In her spare time you will find Amanda drinking coffee or wine with friends, doing Pilates or at the beach.

Keiko Sugisaki (Kay)

Salesperson

Keiko Sugisaki (Kay)

Salesperson

Kay was born in Yokohama Japan, but left at the age of 19 and studied abroad in Fine Arts and Science in Yakima Washington.

Her love for art, music, wellness and supporting charities led her to organise festivals on South Lantau which took part of International Peace Day movement recognised by the UN.

She worked as Senior Purser in First/Business class with Cathay pacific until October 2020 (since 1993).
New in real estate business but 27years of customer service experience will help her to understand clients needs and to communicate with friendly manner.

Her life on Lantau gave her joyful living as single mother for 13years, happy owner of her own home which changed her life for better. She sure to be able to share local information you need and find your dream home.

Speak Japanese, English, (read & write simple traditional Chinese)

Carrie Keung

Salesperson

Carrie Keung

Salesperson

Administrative Team

Shaila Shubba Accounts Manager

Nicola Schultz Admin Team

Dalamu Lama Admin Team

Sally Shepherdson Admin Team

Kay Sugisaki Admin Team

Anat Givon Photographer

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