James is a Sydney based Interior Designer, TV Presenter and writer, who loves to share his passion for houses, colour, good design and recycling. With over 20 years experience within varying roles in the building industry, his vast experience and expertise includes such positions as qualified Real Estate Agent, Kitchen and Bathroom Designer and qualified Interior Designer.
He has worked with some of the largest and most experienced builders in the country and he combines his years of experience as well as his design and building knowledge, to assist and guide his clients in maximising their real estate investments potential, as well as creating beautiful homes.
James has been with the team of Network TEN’s The Living Room since season one in 2012, as the resident Interior Designer, which has provided him with a platform to design under tighter budgets and time frames, as well as indulging his passion for reusing and redesigning old and existing pieces of furniture to create new, beautiful, yet functional living spaces. “I love to see the potential in things others discard! Everything old, can be new again” says James.
In February 2015, James was elated to become an Ambassador for Planet Ark, Australia’s leading not for profit environmental organisation, when he joined their hard working and passionate team promoting sustainability and positive environmental actions, through such events as “National Recycling Week” and “National Tree Day”.
A proficient public speaker and event MC, James regularly hosts public events and shares his experience in workshops with International School of Colour And Design. James has worked as Brand Ambassador for Zanui.com.au (2014-15) and United Interiors (2016-17).
From October 2017, next to Bridie Barry, James co-hosts the Sky News Real Estate show for Real Estate news, hot properties, live auctions and much more. LIVE each Saturday from 8:30am AEST on Foxtel Ch 602.
And newly launched is the online course Interior Design for Profit. In collaboration with Renovation Queen Cherie Barber, James shares his accumulated experience for all to learn from. This is the most comprehensive and interactive online course to equip property investors, homeowners, renovators and professionals with the design and staging strategies necessary to increase the value of their properties.
Visit James Online: https://www.jamestreble.com