The Best Property Managers in Melbourne


Lists Based on Experience - Successful Outcomes - Positive Client Reviews

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Looking for the Best Rental Manager to Rent out your Melbourne Property?


We have listed the 10 best Melbourne Property Managers.


Carmelo Caputa

Carmelo Caputa – Melbourne Residential Property Management

Carmelo originally studied construction but went from building property to building prosperity for clients by managing and selling greatest assets.

He was encouraged and inspired by his family and uncle, who became a mentor and ensured Carmelo’s career was built on a foundation of acumen, integrity and drive.

The result? Over 20 years of success in Melbourne’s property market. That’s why his efficient processes and extensive knowledge are invaluable resources for property owners and made him a finalist for property manager of the year (principles) from the REIV in 2017 and 2019.

As humble as he is hardworking, Carmelo is always available so that you can stay comfortable and confident.

Please call Carmelo on 0414 293 389 or email [email protected] and experience the difference!


207-211 Buckley Street, Essendon VIC 3040

Contact – Carmelo Caputa



Laura Braun – Advantage. Property Manager Melbourne office


“You don’t have to be rich to get into property investing. But do it the smart way and over time, you can be!

Laura began her career in Real Estate as a Portfolio Manager in 2008 and having worked with both Residential and Commercial properties, she has gained a vast range of knowledge within the Real Estate Industry.

‘I enjoy the daily challenges of working in Real Estate”, states Laura. “I think being a good listener is one of the key qualities and you need to be responsive to client needs. Having the patience to get the job done right the first time is also important; for me being a friendly face that clients can trust makes all the difference in building relationships.”
Notable Achievements

  • Completing her Licensed Agent Course
  • Introduction to Commercial Property Management
  • Entering the property market at the age of 22 by purchasing her first home

Laura enjoys keeping fit, hiking at the You Yangs and team sports including playing netball. Laura and her partner enjoy the AFL supporting Essendon and heavily follow the V8 Supercars. She is also proud to be the owner of a Holden HSV Maloo.

Laura’s experience and ability to build strong relationships with her clients is an asset to her clients and our company. She has a great ability to communicate on all levels and build rapport with her owners, tenants and tradespeople. This ability allows her to negotiate between parties and ensure the best results for all involved.

Laura looks forward to assisting you with the management of your property which will allow you to sit back and relax knowing your valuable investment is in good hands.

Level 1, 606 St Kilda Road Melbourne VIC 3004 Australia

Contact – Laura Braun




Dylan Emmett – Lucas Rental Management (Boulevard Office Melbourne)


Dylan Emmett joined Lucas Real Estate in 2010 and brings a depth of knowledge gleaned from in excess of 14 years’ experience in all facets of the Real Estate industry.
With a passion for property management and customer service, Dylan accepted the challenge of further developing our Property Management business and in January 2013 was appointed as a Director of Lucas Real Estate.

Providing an unparalleled customer experience and a specialised management service throughout the inner urban areas of Melbourne, Dylan is renowned for his no-nonsense approach and enjoys an excellent reputation within the industry, being recognised as both the 2014 REIV Residential Property Manager of the Year and the ARERA Australasian Property Manager of the Year.
Away from work, Dylan loves to indulge in his favourite sport, fishing, whenever he has the time.

Skills & expertiseAwards

  • Real Estate Institute of Australia
  • Finalist: 2015 Residential Property Manager of the Year
  • Real Estate Institute of Victoria
  • Winner: 2014 Residential Property Manager of the Year (Principals)
  • Real Estate Results Network
  • Winner: 2014 Australian Property Manager of The Year

1602/70 Southbank Boulevard Southbank Vic 3006

Contact – Dylan Emmett

John Paranchi - McGrath Real Estate (Hunters Hill)

Kristian Etherington- Ray White – Property Management Melbourne, Nunawading


Kristian has a genuine passion for property, is a motivated professional and is committed to superior customer service. With an unmatched level of enthusiasm he is dedicated to achieving the best possible result for his clients’.

Within the Real Estate Industry he has set a benchmark with his exceptional results and achievements including :

  • WINNER – Commercial Property Manager of the Year | REIA Awards for Excellence 2016
  • WINNER – Commercial Property Manager of the Year | REIV Awards for Excellence 2016
  • Property Manager of the Year | Ray White Commercial network 2016
  • Finalist – Commercial Property Manager of the Year | REIV Awards for Excellence 2017
  • Finalist – Commercial Property Manager of the Year | REIV Awards for Excellence 2015
  • Finalist – Commercial Property Manager of the Year | REIV Awards for Excellence 2014
  • Finalist – Commercial Property Manager of the Year | REIV Awards for Excellence 2013
  • Property Manager of the Year | Ray White Commercial network 2013
  • Rookie of the Year | Ray White Commercial Top 5 2011
  • An incredible work ethic, strong negotiation skills and drive have all ensured that Kristian creates the very best results which is backed by his repeat business and rapport with clients’.

Furthermore, being part of the Award Winning Team at Ray White Commercial, an industry leading company, he is able to maximise results achieved for clients’. This combined with the service he provides and you have an exceptional agent whose commitment is above and beyond any expectations.
Aside from Real Estate, Kristian has a vested interest in health and fitness, business, property investment and sport.

1-3 Rooks Rd Nunawading Victoria 3131, Australia

Contact –  Kristian Etherington



Tracey Dixon - McGrath Real Estate (Hunters Hill)

Charles Hunt-CHP Property Management (Hawthorn, Melbourne)


CHP Management was founded by Charles Hunt, whose fundamental belief is that success lies in passion, hard work and continually striving for excellence.

​ A career focused property manager, at 29 he was the youngest Senior Director at CBRE. In 2010 and 2015 he was awarded the honour of REIV Commercial Property Manager of the Year and in 2016 a finalist in the National REIA Commercial Property Manager of the Year.

270 Auburn Road Hawthorn 3122 VIC

Contact – Charles Hunt



Matthew Bourn - McConnell Bourn (Lindfield Office)

Mark Hewett – Jellis craig Property Manager (Doncaster Melbourne)

For Mark Hewett, real estate is just as much about people as it is about property. Mark has spent his entire career to date working in the industry he loves, building a wealth of experience and forging long-standing client relationships based on trust and integrity.


Having lived for the past 10 years in Melbourne’s north-eastern suburbs, Mark is well qualified to advise, guide and support his Jellis Craig Doncaster landlords and tenants in his role as senior property manager.”I have chosen property management as my career and have longevity in the industry,” says Mark. “I enjoy working with people all day – both clients and colleagues. It’s all about developing strong relationships and obtaining the best results.”

Mark believes attributes such as taking the time to genuinely listen to clients and following up on small details make a real difference. He combines these with a friendly, approachable outlook and an in-depth understanding of the local rental market to deliver positive outcomes.

Away from the office, Mark enjoys spending time with family and friends. When the opportunity arises, Mark likes to get out of town for a hit of golf on the Mornington Peninsula. Closer to home, a Vietnamese meal in Victoria Street, Richmond hits the spot!

Level 1/1006 Doncaster Road,Doncaster

Contact – Mark Hewett 



Aris Dendrinos - Richardson & Wrench (Marrickville)

Ivonne Di Perna – National Property (Balwyn office) 


Ivonne Di Perna comes to National Property Buyers Melbourne Property Management team with years of experience in the real estate industry, having worked with some of Melbourne’s most reputable property agencies.

Ivonne initially fell into Property Management in 2000 following a break from studying. Starting out as a receptionist, Ivonne quickly moved further up the ladder; her love of working with people and natural problem solving skills were a perfect fit for the role. The rest is history.

Since then Ivonne has earned an enviable reputation within the property industry as a diligent and considerate property manager. The best part of her job is creating and fostering rewarding relationships with everyone she works with and managing a boutique portfolio allows her to focus on both her landlords and tenants to ensure they receive the best service.
Outside of work Ivonne is a born and bred North West Melbournian, has a keen appreciation for a good drop of wine and loves the food and culture of South East Asia.

Suite 2, Level 1 333 Whitehorse Road Balwyn, Victoria 3103

Contact – Ivonne Di Perna



Mark Somboli - Professionals Montgomery Group (St George)

Caroline Dignan – National property (Balwyn office) 


Caroline is a seasoned property manager with over 13 years of experience servicing many Melbourne suburbs.

With her impeccable organisation and passion for property, she takes great satisfaction in providing high-level customer service. Her favourite part of the job is the versatility,
“I knew I’d love it, being in and out of the office and meeting new people. I knew it would be for me!”

Caroline relishes the many challenges and rewards of property management, including building relationships with both landlords and tenants and working with some of the area’s stunning homes.

After hours, she enjoys cooking, socializing and spending time with her family.

Suite 2, Level 1 333 Whitehorse Road Balwyn, Victoria 3103

​Contact – Caroline Dignan