This article showcases our top picks for the best Australia based Property Management companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Property Management industry, but are all exceptional startups and companies well worth a follow.
We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.
We selected these startups for exceptional performance in one of these categories:
- Innovative ideas
- Innovative route to market
- Innovative product
- Exceptional growth
- Exceptional growth strategy
- Societal impact
Top Australia Property Management Companies
Equiem is one of Australia’s proptech success stories. Since launching in 2011, Equiem’s platform has been adopted by 10 of the 11 largest Australian property owners (REIT’s).
It has over 100,000 users, across Equiem’s portfolio of more than 100 Premium and A grade assets, comprising of approximately 4.1 million square metres (44.1 million square feet) of premium and A-grade office. Equiem’s technology and staffing solutions help property owners/managers better connect with occupants, enhance customer service/experience and ultimately, make tenants “stickier” or less likely to exit when their lease expires..
Duo Tax Quantity Surveyors
Duo Tax Quantity Surveyors are Australia’s most reviewed and highly-rated Quantity Surveyors. As the country’s fastest-growing property tax depreciation service, thousands of investors have entrusted us in helping them maximise their tax deductions each year.
As a team of property investors ourselves, we understand that every dollar counts. Having your own property is a dream that many Australians are working hard towards. Investors toil away for years to put away savings on a deposit for their first property purchase.
Upon settling, you rent out your home and come to the end of the financial year, you’re up for paying a whole heap of tax from the rental income your property generates. The majority of first-time investors aren’t aware that property depreciation is the second largest tax deduction they can claim on their investment property after interest on loans.
Our mission is to help reduce the burden by providing the most affordable, convenient and aggressive tax depreciation schedule service so that you can maximise the return on your property investment and reduce your tax burden.
Whether it’s for a residential property, granny flat, major renovation or commercial business, we’ve got the expertise and know-how to help you achieve significant savings.
Datazaps is a provider of automated data integration, scalability, security, and development software for companies that want to deliver ready-to-use connectors that adapt to change with their Data. Built for no-code collaboration and with customers in over 28 different countries, we’re advancing the power of Data with products including Zapperks, Farmlync, Visasync, Zapsync, Zapbucket, Kholab, and more.
Driven by honest values, an amazing culture, and consistent revenue growth, we’re out to unleash the potential of every company.. .
Founded in 2016 by Alex Birch and Luke Murray, XY Sense is a Melbourne head-quartered technology startup using smart sensors and AI powered analytics to create workplaces people love. We’ve created the world’s most advanced workplace sensor.
It’s private by design (protecting your team’s privacy), has the longest range of any sensor on the market, collects data passively and best of all delivers highly accurate(<30cm) workplace utilisation analytics in real-time. Combined with an analytics platform that’s been designed for frontline property teams, we’re obsessed with simplifying workplace analytics to help transform workplaces for the better.
Learn about what makes our sensor stand apart here: www.xysense.io. .
Soho is a web-based platform that allows people to connect to a real estate world. Its platform offers rental, for sale, and new project properties.
Soho enables its users to create, communicate, and manage a property portfolio. Soho was founded in 2017 and headquartered in Sydney, Australia..
Yabonza is a game changer for property management. Through Yabonza’s technology platform, high service property management service has been created.
Everything has been changed from the legacy agency model – no offices, mobile-based, highly transparent, better control and with increased quality of service. It’s not a discounted offering – it is a change in the business model with disruptive pricing.
For landlords, tenants, trades and property managers, Yabonza builds trusted relationships and total transparency. This creates a service model and marketplace that connects people with everything property.
Leaders in their field, the founders have come from different sectors of the rental market to launch this comprehensive service offering.. .
DomaCom develops a software platform to be used in the trading of fractional interests in properties in Australia through its subsidiaries. It manages DomaCom Fund, an investment scheme that enables investors to hold fractional interests in underlying properties.
DomaCom Holdings that began operation in 2015 later became DomaCom. It has its headquarters in Melbourne in Australia..
Agents1’s product is an approved Australia government R&D incentives project. Since launch, we already transacted with over 150 sales and $400M of property through the system.
Our RETS (real-estate transaction system) provides a secure online platform where real estate developers, agents, buyers, and sellers can collaborate to complete transactions online. Via a workspace called workflow, we bring people, documents, payments, and actions into one online experience.
Everything can be tracked and recorded. Our Real-Estate specific CRM & Marketing is free to use with all the real estate professionals day to day tools build in.
Agents1 only charges users based on each successful transaction. Agents1 allows developers to run a better business, by increasing visibility, retaining top talent and reducing operating costs.
Agents use Agents1 to provide a better experience to their clients and close more deals. Also, keep data security and business compliance..
Gavl Live Auctions allows you to watch real estate auctions as they happen from anywhere in the world. Gavl Live Auctions is a purpose made live streaming platform for the real estate industry.
It allows real estate agents to broadcast auctions in absolute real time to potential buyers. Buyers are able to browse listings, shortlist properties, watch auctions without having to physically be there and receive live results of auctions seconds after their completion..
The real estate and property management sector is about to experience some major disruption with the arrival of the first fully integrated property management solution in the form of an App called ‘Instarent’. Instarent is a simple App which features a range of functionalities designed to connect property owners, tenants and tradies directly all in one simple place.
Tenants can search for properties and communicate directly with landlords to find the home of their dreams. Landlords can rent their properties without a property manager, allowing for direct communication and easier relationships with tenants.
Tenants and landlords can also list repair jobs and contact tradies on the App.. .
LocalAgentFinder provides homeowners with the ability to compare and connect with the most suitable real estate agents. Their unique service changed the game and set the standard in one.
Choice. LocalAgentFinder allows anyone to compare a wide range of local agents to learn how they’re different, without the ring-around or upfront appraisals.
Most Australian agencies have provided them their information, including their fees. The company was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in Victoria, Australia..
Realestate.com.au is an online platform that provides its users with a place to discuss property related issues as well as promotions and products. It is a residential and commercial property website that delivers weekly auction results, award-winning apps for smartphones and tablets, articles, checklists, and much more.
Realestate.com.au is based in Richmond, Australia.. .
What is PLACE? It’s the sims for real. An urban-tech platform handing people a sense of control by empowering home seekers to purchase, and manage their property.
Using the latest game engine technologies it allows for an immersive marketplace of properties from developers. Customise your home, Save deposits, unlock loans and insurance and compare eco-creds.
Once in, you have a digital twin that will reimagine the way you experience your home, saving you time and money. PLACE uses smart home integration, AI and gamification principles such as quests, goals, maps and community engagement to support our home seekers to achieve their dream of homeownership..
We are passionate about being famous for offering the best service in the industry – for our customers and their guests. We will match your property to booking sites that give the best return and occupancy.
Our experienced booking team will qualify enquiries and ensure only genuine guests who will respect your property. Your guest will be cared for by our concierge team, responding promptly to every enquiry.
Our portal will give you visibility into the bookings and transactions, summarised in a monthly report. We provide professional marketing on over 60 leading short term rental sites to provide you with maximum return.
EMOH is an online platform that enables users to sell their homes online without the need for middlemen. Users have to register, upload details and pictures, and publish their listing.
EMOH was founded by Haashim Rifai and Kamran Chaudhry in 2014 and is based in Sydney, New South Wales.. .
CVC Limited is an ASX listed diversified investment company, deploying capital across a variety of asset-classes including public companies, private equity, funds management and property. Since 1985, CVC has demonstrated a proven, focused model, generating attractive returns to shareholders through careful investment selection, a patient outlook and an active approach which seeks to positively influence the performance of our investments.
We are prepared to devote substantial time and resources to the achievement of growth or restructuring goals and the realisation phase of the investment lifecycle. We focus heavily on the integrity and competence of our investments’ management team.
Our cohesive investment team takes pride in having a collaborative, long-term, partnership-based approach to our investments, striving to forge close relationships with all stakeholders.. .
Console Group started in the property management game back in 1992, creating a trust accounting software that changed an entire industry. To this day their software is still synonymous with quality and market leadership.
They service over 4,000 clients, from individual unit managers to small independent agencies through to large real estate franchise groups.. .
Less cost. More control.
Better technology. Rent.
Better. RentBetter is a technology-based rental management platform that helps users to find and manage tenants.
The business helps users to automate many of the steps involved in managing a property, and therefore saving time and cost. Since launching, the business has found product-market fit and is in the process of scaling up and expanding its market access and customer reach..
Kohab is the social property platform innovating the future of the digital real estate industry. The process of finding your next dream house doesn’t need to be an ordeal.
The days of pasting links across platforms into text threads about a jumble of different properties are over.They are transforming the way people hunt for the perfect property by making the process more collaborative, social and organized through the Kohab Boards system.. .
Matter Technology Ltd
Matter Technology are the emerging leader in Digital Solar, giving property owners the ability to create additional revenue from solar on their investment properties in a way that’s automated and worry-free. For tenants this means lower prices and cleaner more efficient electricity.
Matter brings property owners and tenants together along with their property managers and trusted solar Installers to simplify the process. Previously known as GreenBox Group.
Sellable was founded in early 2015 with the goal of making it quicker, simpler and easier to sell your home, along with giving you financial certainty and flexibility. Sellable takes the uncertainty and risk out of selling your property by giving you cash for your home within days while still maximising the value of your property.
We take on all the usual headaches involved in selling your property: we’ll deal with the real estate agents, the “open for inspection” days, offers from potential buyers, the auction process (if applicable), and work with the lawyers and solicitors to ensure a speedy and efficient settlement process.. .
Rental Heroes is an Australian based proptech focused on helping Property Managers automate and reduce the manual interactions when coordinating common tenant requests, including maintenance. Our product is an AI-powered chat-bot called “Alex”.
Alex communicates directly with your tenants and takes care of the transactional “busy work” – every Property Manager can essentially have their very own digital Property Assistant. Users interact with Alex via existing channels – including Messenger, SMS, email and soon voice.
There are no portals and logins – which is driving user-adoption. Our property management customers are finding that 62% of all tenant requests are being raised via Alex (and largely automated) which is reducing their email and phone traffic.
We integrate seamlessly with cloud-based CRM and Maintenance systems.. .
Delta Capital Myanmar
They provide growth capital to leading entrepreneurs and businesses active across key growth sectors of Myanmar’s frontier economy. Political reforms, an improving operating environment and a long term high economic growth provide for an attractive investment backdrop.
Their investment strategy is geared to capture this investment potential presented across Myanmar’s rapidly expanding economy.. .
iBuyNew – Where Australia Buys New Property If you’re looking to buy an off the plan apartment, townhouse or house, and land package, iBuyNew provides expert advice to take the stress out of purchasing a property for first home buyers, owner occupiers and investors. iBuyNew has the largest selection of new property in Australia with more than 200 new developments across Sydney, Melbourne, and Brisbane, as well as the Gold Coast, Adelaide, and Perth, allowing you to choose with confidence, knowing you have considered, compared and selected from all our available options.
With our extensive research and knowledge of the Australian property market combined with our financial and property expertise, our expert Property Consultants will guide you through the buying process, giving you prime access and the best pick of the latest new apartments that have yet to hit the market. Priding ourselves on our high-quality service, we seek to find you the best apartments to suit your budget that are tailored to your needs.
Our focus is to carefully identify properties that have the strongest potential for growth to help you grow your wealth, whilst showing you how you can save thousands of dollars in tax at the same time to increase and expand your property portfolio.. .
NxtForm is a unique technology solution that simplifies and automates rental application processing and new tenant verification. NXTForm is engineered around a technology core that meets global compliance standards to minimise your risk.
NXT Form is specifically geared for business growth by leveraging fully scalable enterprise-grade cloud technologies.. .
Goodman Logistics owns, develops, and manages industrial real estate including logistics facilities, warehouses, and business parks. Goodman is the largest industrial property group listed on the Australian Securities Exchange and one of the largest listed specialist fund managers of industrial property and business space globally, with around A$43 billion in assets under management.
It has a team of around 900 people in 29 offices worldwide throughout Australia, New Zealand, Asia, Europe, the United Kingdom, North America, and Brazil.. .
Roche Holdings, Australia
Roche Brothers a civil engineering and contract mining company was founded by Jim Roche and two of his brothers in the 1920’s. It pioneered the use of backhoe tractors instead of front-end loaders in mining operations and contract mining in Australia.
This Roche innovation was picked up by mining companies all over the world, and helped put Australia at the forefront of open-cut mining technology and Roche became one of the largest contract mining companies in Australia. Management of the business was handed down to Jim’s two sons Ken and Denis in the in the early 1980’s.
Over the next two decades the business grew rapidly in the area of contract mining becoming the largest private contract miner in the world. Contracts included the super pit in Kalgoorlie and a significant part of earth works at Hong Kong International Airport.
The Roche Brothers business was sold to Downer EDI Limited in 1997. Of more recent times Roche Holdings has focussed primarily in the areas of property development and private investments Roche have a number of key Victorian and Queensland developments including Sandhurst and Sandarra Carrum Downs, Sanctuary Lakes Resort at Point Cook, Mission@Mission Beach Queensland and Mason Point in South Morang.
Operational investments that Roche have under control include Brooks Nursery and a number of listed and unlisted investments. Roche Holdings are currently involved in several new and established businesses and continues to seek new opportunities into the future..
LMW is one of Australia’s largest and most highly skilled independent property valuation and property consultancy firms publicly listed on the Australian Securities Exchange. LMW has a long and proud history as leaders in the provision of commercial and residential property valuations and we have over 250 people working throughout our offices across Australia.
We provide property valuation, research and property advice to homeowners, investors, developers and lenders.. .
Spacely connects you with flexible spaces. They are all about hooking up the right people with the perfect workplace.
From a seat in a co-working hub alongside the next Andre Eikmeier, to a slick office space complete with receptionist and cappuccinatore. They’ll help you discover fresh spaces across Australia, so you can get back to the business of doing the work you love..
Movely provides cloud-based software solutions for the property management industry in Australia. They believe that the property manager is the key to a successful rental market, and they aim to constantly enhance and support this role.
Movely solves that problem by providing Australia’s first end-to-end property management solution. Instead of multiple different systems doing small, independent parts of the job, Movely is all you’ll need from the time you list your property, right through to signing of the tenancy agreement.
The platform is regularly updated based on feedback from the industry, ensuring they are always adding new features to help PMs do their job better.. .
PropertySafe is an Australian owned, national service. They specialize in safety inspections on residential, owner-occupied, and rented (self-managed) properties across Australia and New Zealand.Their team assesses properties on behalf of their owners, landlords, and property managers to provide recommendations that maximize the safety of occupants.
PropertySafe provides a unique and proven inspection and reporting service to reduce the chance of successful legal damage claims against property management professional resulting from injuries to tenants. PropertySafe is a simple strategy to that educates landlords about tenant safety, keeps an audit trail of landlord actions and reduces business operational costs..
Petra is a new kind of property management software. An experienced, virtual property management expert in the cloud.
Petra keeps a watchful eye on your property portfolio and lets you know whenever something needs attention. She also learns about your business as you work and can suggest ideas for improvement and help you set, track and achieve growth targets.
The product aims to apply powerful new cloud computing technologies like machine learning, real time event processing and natural language interaction to help solve the hard problems of property management. But these complex ideas are wrapped up in a friendly, approachable virtual personality..
Finding the right size of land at right place can be quite stressful for a new buyer having no prior experience of land buying and dealing with manufacturers. Singh Homes tries to take that burden off of you to give you a comfort ride throughout the phase of land buying to design and construction of your very own custom designed house.
Whether it is just about buying the land or getting your dream house constructed on your land; Singh Homes does its finest to do the best for you. We at Singh Homes perfectly match your needs, environmental factors, your design considerations along with various other aspects to get you the piece of land that truly meets your dreams at the perfect prices.
Singh Homes also offers fixed price house and land packages: take advantage of those packages to get your own dream house swiftly and without any hassles of dealing with a lot of people in the process. We try to maintain a direct client to builder contact making it possible for the builder to understand all the requirements of client before starting the construction and design work to give the best results while not surpassing the budget limitations..
RMA Global is a web company dedicated to improving the way in which people engage with the property market. The company has developed a series of websites specifically designed to engage and empower consumers with ratings and reviews, property data, statistics and experience.
With a team comprising property and technology industry leaders, RMA Global is producing the most innovative and unique web-based property market resources available.. .
GiFang is a leading real estate data and transaction platform for global investors, with a focus on Chinese investors. Real estate professionals/vendors list their properties on GiFang, where we combine data, tools and services to ‘tokenise’ properties to help global investors achieve their ROI. With our proposed blockchain technology, we are creating GiFang Tokens (GFT) that are backed by real estate assets.
This in turn makes GiFang a secondary market using GFTs as the only currency for transactions.. .
BMT Tax Depreciation
Bmt Tax Depreciation is a quantity surveying company that provides tax depreciation services. BMT’s depreciation schedules outline the deductions available on a property and are used in the process of preparing tax returns in order to maximise after-tax cash flows to property investors.
BMT’s products are the premium offering in the market in terms of quality, accuracy and the magnitude of taxable deductions for property investors. The company was founded in 1997 and is based in Sydney, Australia..
Ausbuild is a family owned and operated leading housing developer in South East Queensland. With decades of experience in construction, design, land development, sales and marketing we continue to build on our great reputation and brand as trusted experts in the local market.
At Ausbuild, we are happy to be judged, not on what we say, but what we’ve been doing for more than 20 years. Ron Loney, CEO & Co-Founder, Ausbuild.
Movinghub provides market-leading technology, connect all utilities and home services in one place. Evolving the moving home experience, Movinghub differs from the traditional connections model and are innovators in utility connection technology that offers an end to end moving home experience with a vast range of services.
Currently in Australia, New Zealand, USA and the UK, the Movinghub product suite offers companies the opportunity to introduce added value to their customer experience at no additional cost under their own brand. The technology is seamlessly integrated into their clients existing systems enabling them refer their customers to Movinghub to be serviced, or allowing them to handle their customers complete home move experience themselves, they simply provide the technology..
MVS National is a property valuation firm offering national coverage to our clients in both the public and private sector. MVS National has expanded from its base in NSW to Australia wide coverage.
At MVS National, we pride ourselves on providing efficient and high quality valuations to our clients across Australia, whilst maintaining the highest level of compliance in the industry.. .
The Inventory Manager
The Inventory Manager (TIM) is a market leading reporting app used by: Letting Agents, Property Managers and Inventory Clerks. Reports that take hours to type up, can be completed in less than 50% of the time, using your smart-phone or tablet.
(iPad/iPhone, Android). Easy to use and guarantees increased levels of accuracy, by ensuring the items/conditions and comments, are recorded and formatted into professional looking documents..
Hotel Property Investments
HPI owns a Portfolio of freehold pubs and associated specialty tenancies located throughout Queensland and South Australia. The pubs are leased to the Coles group (“Coles”) and to Australian Leisure & Hospitality (“ALH”), a joint venture 75% owned by the Woolworths group.
HPI’s objective is to maximise the long term income and capital returns from its investments for the benefit of its Securityholders.. .
Discover how easy it is to save time and money finding the property you want. Whether you are looking at buying property or selling property we can offer everything you need to get the best deal available.
Australia’s biggest and best realestate and property listing.. .
Fiffy Solutions is an Internet of Things (IoT) people counting startup which helps managers of expensive buildings to understand the complex flow of people. Universities, building management and real estate enterprises use Fiffy Solutions to get data about how many people are using a particular building which helps them to better use their space, save electricity costs and make informed decisions about future infrastructure investments.
Fiffy Solutions uses thermal infrared sensors to protect people’s privacy and offers a wireless unit to simplify installation.. .
Hey Tom is a short term letting company with Headquarters based in Sydney. they also have operations in Victoria and Queensland.
With plans to expand Australia wide. they specialise in Airbnb Management and Property Management services.
they allow home owners and investment property owners to increase their returns by leveraging the power of the sharing economy.. .
ACproperty.com.au is a Melbourne based independent Chinese property website showcasing Australian properties to the huge number of Chinese buyers coming from both Australia and overseas. With steadily increasing visitor base from Chinese communities, ACproperty.com.au is highly ranked in search engines like Google and Baidu (biggest search engine in China).
They have a comprehensive range of residential and commercial property, updated Australian real estate news and a wide range of service providers liked by local Chinese communities.. .
Beome offers better returns for your house/apartment by teaming up individuals, and renting your entire property under a single RTA contract. Individual room rentals are a growing new market with most suburbs under supplied.
At Beome they believe in improving life for both landlords and tenants.. .
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