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Contact Mike McNamara

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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.

Mike McNamara

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

Direct property outshines shares

The Australian newspaper has reported this week that direct property has outperformed Australian shares as an asset class over the past decade, according to a report from Atchison Consultants prepared for the Property Funds Association. We believe there is nothing like having your name on a house title, rather than some form of indirect holding

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The Tale of Two Cities

Melbourne is acting like two cities for property, with flat prices and discounting for $1M + houses, and while apartments/units below $1M , and especially below the “first home owner discount line” of $750K, competition is hot. Domain has reported that auction...

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Where is it best to buy in Melbourne?

This data has been sourced from the REIA Market Facts Publication.  The inner city includes those suburbs within a 5km radius of the GPO.  The middle-ring relates to those suburbs between 5km and 20km from the CBD, whilst the outer suburbs covers that area within a...

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How to Buy a Home while Cruising

It was a delight recently to buy a first home for a young family of four, recently. Our Brief was to buy, with a limited budget, an outer east townhouse or villa, with 3 bedrooms, 1-2 bathrooms, and parking for at least one car. The first home buyer space has been...

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Mike’s Minute (and a bit!): BUYING AT AUCTION

Are you thinking of buying a home or investment property? A skilled, well-connected buyer’s agent should be able to buy you a better property, at a lower price, within your budget, saving you time and money. Find out more about the our approach to buying...

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How much does it cost to renovate?

Over recent years, as a buyer’s agent, buying for both homebuyers and investors, I have noticed less inclination in Briefs to “buy a reno”, that is, a house or unit that may have great location, suitable land size, and with “good bones’ (according to the building...

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