Buyers Agents, Buyers Advocates, Vendor Advocates

Mike McNamara is an experienced Buyers Agent, an Affiliate Member of the Real Estate Institute of Victoria and has been an investor in residential and commercial property since 2000.

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.”

Our Strategy

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

Bidding like there’s No Tomorrow

In the dying days of the 2016 property year, I attended an auction for a client at 10AM on a Sunday morning, in the industrial-to-residential suburb of West Melbourne. I was surprised that 40 people could rouse themselves to turn up for a 1BR apartment auction on that...

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Is a bath necessary in the property you buy?

When developing Property Briefs with clients, I ask them not only the number of bathrooms required, but also whether they want/need a bath. My recommendation is different depending on the size of the property and whether the buyer is a homebuyer or an investor. In my...

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