Mike has worked in the real estate industry for more than 26 years. He began as the founding Licensee with the Real Estate Plus Group in Midland more than 20 years ago. Mike’s passion and focus is on Commercial and Industrial, Sales, Leasing and Management as well as both Residential and Commercial Strata Management.
In December 2015, Mike fulfilled a lifelong dream of owning his own business and purchased Real Estate Plus Commercial and Industrial with his wife Sam. With over 200 commercial properties under management we are well placed to advise both owner occupiers, developers and investors through the investment process.
Mike has combined his passion for real estate and public speaking with tremendous results as a Real Estate Auctioneer. Outside of real estate, Mike has been a Toastmaster for over 16 years and continues to be inspired by people who take steps to improve their confidence and their ability to convey their messages and stories to others.
With a company philosophy of “Family and Fun” Mike aims to balance family and work life. He is the proud father of two boys and running partner to a gorgeous dog. He is relishing the challenge of running his own business and to grow the Brand of Real Estate Plus Commercial and Industrial.
Samantha has been a teacher for more than 25 years. In December 2015 she and her husband, Mike Palmer purchased Real Estate Plus Commercial and Industrial.
The last 4 years have provided her with an exciting and rewarding challenge of learning the ‘ins and outs’ of the real estate industry. Her role includes accounting, property management, human resources and marketing.
Sam has extensive experience dealing with people and experiencing the satisfaction of helping them to solve problems. She is taking pride with bringing her organisational skills to the day to day running of the business. Sam is currently completing her Diploma of Property.
Outside of work, Sam and Mike have started their own investment property portfolio and can certainly appreciate things from a landlord’s perspective. Sam is the proud and busy mother of two beautiful boys. She enjoys taking her gorgeous dog for long walks and getting her family out and active in the sun.
Amanda has worked in the West Australian Real Estate industry for over 30 years. Starting on reception, moving to Residential Property Management, Trust Accounting and now to Commercial Property Management.
Working in the Perth market for many years has given Amanda an insight in to many changes in the market. Always keeping up with the current legislation changes and renewing her qualifications recently, means her local knowledge is extremely relevant.
Amanda is a local hills resident and has many hobbies, including family, house and gardens. Her passion is for motorcycling and when the weather permits, long distance riding.
Amanda is also the founder of Dapper Dames Social Club which is a not for profit organization dedicated to raising funds for charity.
Leanda is new to the world of Real Estate. She has many years of working in customer focused roles including 5 year’s serving as a Police Officer in England.
Prior to joining the police Leanda spent over 10 years working as a Personal Assistant providing support to a team of Account Managers. She has a wealth of experience in customer focused roles.
Leanda has been in Australia for almost 6 years, since moving here she has worked as an Office Assistant for a busy tutoring organisation based in Claremont.
Outside of work Leanda has a busy life caring for her young son who is full of energy. When she is not out and about with her son Leanda enjoys running and particularly runs along the coast. She also enjoys baking.
Over the coming months Leanda will be looking to embark on studying for Property Management Registration.