Why Avista Homes 2017-08-14T00:52:56+00:00

Why Avista Homes

Avista Homes is a Tasmanian owned building and property development business with a team of dedicated and passionate employees.
Operating since 2004, we pride ourselves on building innovative and affordable properties for home buyers and investors. equitable.

Our Company Vision is to be regional Australia’s most respected property partner.

Our Company Values

We are a team. We care for and support each other and recognise each other’s achievements

100% open, honest, clear, complete and direct communication. With each other, our business partners and our clients.

We make ethical decisions and and are socially responsible. We believe in accountability.

Our aim is to deliver innovative product to the market to be consistency ahead of our competitors

We ensure that we act with pride and attention to consistency and detail in our work.

We deliver quality outcomes efficiently

We are agile and able to adapt quickly to changing conditions


  • Housing Industry Association of Australia
  • Property Council of Australia (Tasmanian Division)
  • Launceston Chamber of Commerce

Our Team

After serving as an Officer in the Australian Army Sam returned to Tasmania in 2004 and established Porky & Co, together with his father John. He is responsible for the day-to-day running of the business, together with marketing and sourcing of new developments.

Sam has a Bachelor of Business (Banking & Finance) and was the winner of the 2010 Property Council of Australia Future Leader Award. Sam is a currently President of the Property Council of Australia (Tasmanian Division).