S02 Ep. 6
The Auctioneer’s Journey – Lessons from Kaine Lanyon’s Career


Welcome to Season 2, Episode 6 of the CGS Podcast

Welcome to Season 2 of the CGS Podcast where career expert Leah Lambart engages with remarkable Caulfield Grammarian alumni regarding their career journey, highlights and challenges.

In this episode, Kaine Lanyon, Director and Auctioneer at Marshall White, joins Leah to discuss his journey from Caulfield Grammar to a successful career in real estate. Kaine shares insights into the challenges and rewards of working in the property market, his experiences as an auctioneer and valuable advice for those considering a career in real estate. 

Show Notes

Kaine Lanyon shares his journey from Caulfield Grammar to becoming a prominent auctioneer and director at Marshall White, discussing the challenges and triumphs along the way.

The conversation included some of the following discussion highlights:

> Education and Early Career
Kaine’s path from Caulfield Grammar to studying property at RMIT and his early career experiences.

> Family Influence and Career Shift
How the passing of Kaine’s parents and his auctioneering background inspired his career in real estate.

> Day-to-Day Life in Real Estate
Insights into the varied and dynamic daily routine of a real estate professional.

> Overcoming Early Career Challenges
Navigating the initial hurdles in real estate and the importance of perseverance. 

> Adapting to Industry Changes
How Kaine adapted to changes in the real estate market, including the impact of COVID-19 on business practices. 


About Kaine Lanyon

Kaine Lanyon graduated from Caulfield Grammar in 1993 and pursued a property course at RMIT. He began his real estate career with a strong influence from his family’s background in auctioneering. Over the years, Kaine has built a successful career as an auctioneer and director at Marshall White, specialising in residential property in the Port Phillip and Bayside area of Melbourne. He is known for his deep industry knowledge, commitment to his clients and significant contributions to the real estate market.

Connect with Kaine on LinkedIn .

“What buyers and sellers might say to your face and what they do the next day can be very different. You have to get used to that pretty quickly in this industry.”


About The Host

Leah Lambart is a career expert with 10 years of recruitment experience and 10,000+ coaching hours. She founded Relaunch Me to help people who dare to find their ‘best fit’ career. That is, fulfilling and meaningful work aligned with their personality, strengths, interests & values. She works with clients from recent school leavers to executives across all industries & provide practical career change advice taking into account their skills, experience, values & financial obligations.

Connect with Leah on LinkedIn.
Learn more about Relaunch Me.


Episode Transcription

For those interested in diving deeper into Kaine Lanyon’s inspiring journey and insights, we have made the full episode transcription available online.

Click here to read the detailed conversation and gain valuable perspectives from Kaine on his real estate career.

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