Simon Cohen

CEO and Founder of Cohen Handler and CH Secure



Simon Cohen is founder and director of Australia’s largest residential property buyer’s agency, Cohen Handler. He founded the business in 2009, and he has since grown it into Australia’s leading property buyer’s agency with offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Adelaide and Perth. As of 2023 the firm has assisted clients purchase more than $7 billion worth of property. The firm has also expanded to include Costi Cohen, Australia’s first commercial property buyer’s agency, and Cohen Farquharson, an executive leasing and property management firm.

Simon started his career as a real estate agent with Ray White Double Bay, and was consistently ranked as one of the top five sales agents in the office, and ultimately became one of the agency’s “Top 3%” of agents Australia-wide.

Simon’s clients have included first-time buyers, investors, and luxury home buyers, and his extensive knowledge and experience have helped them achieve their goals, whether it’s purchasing a starter home, finding a high-return investment property, securing a luxury dream home, or even an island. He has a proven track record of successfully closing deals and exceeding his clients’ expectations.

As Australia’s highest-grossing buyer’s agent, he has built his reputation on providing outstanding service for his clients and helping them secure properties for the right price, and for unrivalled access to exclusive off-market listings.