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From homebuyer: Sandringham: $710,000: June 2014 Hi Mike, thanks for your assistance with purchasing my new unit. I couldn’t have done it without you, due to your professional and astute approach and knowledge of successful purchasing strategies. I am extremely happy with the result.
who we are
Melbourne’s most professional real estate buying service, located in Camberwell, in the heart of Melbourne’s eastern suburbs.
Headed by Mike McNamara, a Chartered Accountant by training, an MBA graduate, a government registered and experienced buyers agent, and a long-term investor in both residential and commercial property.
We lead the Strategic Alliance, a network of successful, professional and ethical buyers agents who are each experts in their patch: located in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane.
what we deliver
For homebuyers, whether upsizing, relocating, or downsizing, we employ our SBA Methodology to review your plan, then identify, analyse, appraise, and finally buy for you the property you desire.
For investors, we review and refine your objectives using our SBA analytical tools, and once the Brief is set, diligently pursue the target investment to satisfy or exceed your goals.
why engage our services
Our clients come with many different requirements; for
Upsizers looking for larger family home, we use our experience to guide clients in the right objectives and Brief,
Relocators, for work, school or other reasons, we guide clients in suburbs and amenities that will optimize their move
Downsizers, seeking a more compact or easier maintenance property, we have the experience to know what makes a successful move
Investors , whether in an apartment, villa unit, house or commercial property, we have years of experience, skills, and knowledge to acquire an investment that will be based on the capital growth or cashflow objectives we agree in your Brief.
Whatever your objectives, we will save you time, money and stress, while reducing the risks involved in one of the largest purchases that people make.
Strategic Pronunciation: strəˈtiːdʒɪk
“Relating to the identification of long-term or overall aims and interests and the means of achieving them.”
We use our SBA Methodology to identify and acquire the property that you want or need. We apply a combination of time, sustained effort, market knowledge, property industry contacts, technical skills, buying experience, and the people skills to understand what will fulfil your property needs.
Our latest blog posts
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The Australian Financial Review (AFR) and other sources believe it is increasingly likely that the Federal government will reduce the Capital Gains Tax discount (after 12 months’ ownership) in the May 2017 Budget. The policy backflip, comes after more than a year of...read more
After many years of living on a very steep block, in a small house, Keith decided to “down” size, in more ways than one! Keith has known for some time his block was likely to be developed by the new owner, but Keith does not really care. He engaged us late last year...read more
The Victorian government will legislate to protect the backyard in new developments. However, in doing so, they will remove the cap on the number of dwellings on a site. Real Estate Institute of Victoria president, Joseph Walton says the REIV supports the government's...read more
Fussy home buyers can end up as non-buyers. Buyers may not compromise on position but they may have to compromise on land size, the amount of renovation needed, or on the distance from infrastructure and services.read more
The informal Interstate Buyers Agents group is now available for buyers who wish to buy out of their own state, whether to relocate or invest. International buyers too can contact any member to buy in Victoria (Melbourne, Vic. Regional cities), NSW (Sydney), or QLD (Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast.).read more