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Positive Investment

You can have a positively geared property, if you buy within a 3km of the CBD and rent it out as short stay accomodation.

Positive Income

If you own a 1,2 or 3 bedroom apartment, we can double your income. Your property needs to be close to amenities within a 5km radius of Melbourne.

Buyers Agents

Our buyers agents can help you find your dream home or investment at a reasonable price.

Property Styling

We can complete a minor makeover, a renovation & style your property. This is to optimise your selling price & rental return.

Vendor Advocacy

Our Vendor Advocacy saves you time, pressure and stress out of selling your home

Positive gearing

Convert your home into an Airbnb

Karin knows how to increase your income for the investment property you have that hasn’t enjoyed a great return and may have not grown in value. Karin loves to make you successful with a positive income.

Karin knows how to transform a property from a boring low rental into luxurious 5 star accommodation which will give you a positive income. Karin’s interior decorating with the stylish furniture, the cushion and throw combo’s she has lovingly chosen, the colour schemes that will delight prospective guests looking for 5 star accommodation.

The little Italian restaurant two blocks away that makes the best pasta known to man? Mmm-mm, what a draw-card. The wonderful feeling of a great guest review and new money in your bank account? Just Fabulous. Seeing more vacancies than bookings in your calendar? Not so good. Waiting around so a guest can check-in? Pretty bloody frustrating.

Karin knows all about hosting short-term rentals, because that’s what she does. In fact, Karin manages the whole process, turning your hosting experience into a thing of wondrous ease.

Karin creates and perfects your listing, highlighting the uniquely wonderful parts of your property and neighbourhood; market your property across multiple platforms; respond to all guest communications; clean and prepare your place so it looks its best each and every time; leave thoughtful touches your guests will love; manage key handovers; address maintenance issues; and write reviews. Karin does it all, and she does it well.

Vendor Advocacy

Vendor advocacy, also referred to as Vendor Representation, is a service where specialists represent and assist home sellers during the property sale process.

The main objectives of vendor advocates are:

Advice and Support

Providing sellers with advice and support during the sale of their properties.

Protecting Vendor Interests

Ensuring the interests of the vendors are always represented by the selling agent.

Maximising Revenue

Maximizing the final sale price of the property for the vendor.


Vendor’s Agent

A Vendor Advocate takes the time, stress and pressure out of selling your home by bringing you focused experience and expertise in all aspects of your …

Meet Our Team

Recognised for professional excellence, customer service and product knowledge in the Melbourne property market, the team at Australian Property Buyers will work with you to understand your specific property requirements and save you time and money with your property transactions. Want to know more about what our team can do for you? Find out here!

Karin Mackay

Managing Director

After working for 25 years at a senior executive level, Karin Mackay entered the real estate sector with a desire to make the process of purchasing property simple for everyone. Getting her first taste of property investment at the age of 20, Karin has made her passion for property investment her career.


Frequently Asked Questions

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