Our Team

Sandalwood Residential is a team of passionate, innovative thinkers who enjoy designing and building beautiful and practical homes for families in North West Sydney.

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Nick Funnell

Managing Director

Nick Funnell has over 23 years experience working in the real estate industry, from selling land off the plan, selling new and established homes, to managing large scale residential subdivision developments. He has been a licensed Real Estate Agent for 18 years. Nick’s passion lies in the pre-construction process, including the designing of functional homes for the modern and growing family, putting himself into the shoes of the future owners to maximise profit and satisfaction. He started his career working alongside father and real estate developer Glenn Funnell, who established Castlehaven 45 years ago. Glenn has inspired Nick to utilise his knowledge, passion and expertise to start growing a successful business of his own – Sandalwood Residential.


Justin Brown


Justin Brown, who also runs a custom home building business, has over 20 years building high-end quality homes in the Sydney. Starting as an apprentice for Billyard Homes, the skills and techniques he acquired through working with this highly regarded builder for over 12 years has set the bar high for the quality and finishes of his homes. With true attention to detail, Justin takes great pride in delivering a superb product as if it were his own.

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Daniella Anderson

Daniella Anderson has been working in the property industry for the past 10 years. Her prior experience includes working as a Marketing Manager for a group of companies in the property industry, including high-end to mid-tier contract & project homes, land development projects and off-the plan apartments. Her foundation was set with a Bachelor of Psychology that, in combination with years of experience in customer service, marketing and administration, will support the ongoing growth and development of Sandalwood Residential.