Welcome to Meraki Property Management, an exclusive enclave of property management excellence nestled in the vibrant heart of Townsville. Unlike our competitors, our vision extends far beyond the pursuit of being the largest and most profitable agency in town. Instead, we aspire to carve a niche for ourselves as one of the most innovative and dynamically poised property management agencies within this bustling urban landscape. We pride ourselves on providing the highest quality of service to each of our Lessors and Tenants, and we achieve this by actively maintaining a smaller portfolio.

At Meraki Property Management, we believe in simplicity. From the intricacies of our workflow to our fee structure, we have embarked on a mission to simplify and clarify every aspect for all parties involved. We proudly offer all-inclusive management fees, a daring departure from the industry’s conventional practices riddled with additional or covert expenses. Moreover, we’ve obliterated third-party fees for Tenants, granting them a bevy of free options for rent payments. And let’s not forget our online portals, providing round-the-clock access to all matters related to your property and tenancy.

Our philosophy is simple – to look after your property as if it were our own. We hold ourselves to the highest standards of efficiency and efficacy, ensuring that your asset is managed with meticulous care. Transparent and open lines of communication remain the cornerstones of our service, ensuring that you remain well-informed every step of the way.

As an independent agency, Meraki Property Management is owned, operated, and run by one person who is dedicated to providing a personalised experience to each of our clients. We are passionate about what we do, and we put our soul, creativity, and love into everything we do; and that is why we chose the name meraki

{may-rah-kee} to do something with soul, creativity or love; to put something of yourself in your work

Our company name perfectly encapsulates our philosophy towards property management. We put something of ourselves into our work and it shows. This approach drives us to go above and beyond for our clients, always striving for excellence and delivering exceptional results.

At Meraki Property Management, we value integrity, initiative, and passion. These principles form the bedrock upon which our reputation stands. We take pride in providing exceptional service, building lasting relationships, and exceeding expectations. Despite our boutique stature, our capabilities are formidable, and we exude unwavering confidence that you will embrace our distinctive approach to property management.

— Making the switch is easy

Don’t allow an underperforming property manager compromise the integrity of your investment with lacklustre service. Safeguard the value of your property investment today.

  • We provide you a termination letter to your old agent.

  • We arrange collection of all relevant documentation and keys.

  • We communicate with your existing tenant to ensure they’re comfortable with the change of management.

Thank you for considering Meraki Property Management for your property management needs. Contact us today to experience the difference that comes with working with a boutique agency that cares.


Meet Nikki, the dynamic Managing Director of Meraki Property Management. With years of experience in the industry, Nikki has built her career on the foundation of integrity, strong relationships, and consistent achievement of exceptional results.

Nikki’s passion for procedures and attention to detail are second to none, ensuring that your investment property is managed to the highest standard. She possesses excellent knowledge of the Residential Tenancies and Rooming Accommodation (RTRA) Act , ensuring that best practices are always followed.

Moreover, Nikki understands the importance of quality and prioritises maintaining a smaller portfolio. This strategic choice ensures that all properties and tenancies under her care receive the dedicated attention they truly deserve, minimising risk and loss.

With her can-do attitude and effervescent personality, Nikki is always up for a challenge and never shies away from difficult conversations. Her ability to connect with clients and understand their needs is what sets her apart, making her a trusted advisor to all who work with her.

— What our clients say

“Dear Nikki, a BIG thank you for your assistance! You are thorough, pro-active and always friendly and helpful. Really appreciated, keep up the great work.”


“Col and I want to take this opportunity to thank you sincerely for your excellent management of our property and your assistance in recent times in starting the sale negotiations. We have trusted your judgement and so appreciated your kindness, experience and advice.“


“I have been with Meraki as an out of town property owner since they began business. I have nothing but praise for their effort, integrity, reliability and proactivity, all delivered professionally, with passion and a personal approach.

I’ve never met Nikki in person but I feel as though I her well. Nothing is ever too much trouble – it just gets done, quickly and well.

I rate them highly and recommend them to any prospective property owner.”


“Always there even for those silly Tenant questions when your having a air head moment. Always supportive of their tenants. 

Recommend Nikki as a Tenant anytime.”

“Thank you to the team at Meraki Property Management for your continued professionalism and excellent service managing our property in Kelso.

You are the only property managers who have successfully switched to a “virtual routine inspection” – most have just decided not to to undertake inspections until restrictions ease, so as always, you guys are leaders in your field!”


“The property managers at Meraki are absolutely amazing, helped my wife and I so much with the process of moving it, made it all super quick and simple. Would highly recommend them as a real estate company!!!“


“Thank you for looking after my property with all of the challenges we’ve had this last year.

You look after the property and your clients in a kind, professional, knowledgeable, trustworthy manner and I have only praise for you.”


“So communicative and they genuinely seem to care and want to help. They went above and beyond for us!“


“Well what can I say about this Real Estate. A lot really. The Girls there are so friendly and helpful with everything you need and if you are not good with computers they will help you. I have rented for over 40 years and these girls are hands down the best I have ever dealt with. Love them would recommend them if you are a Renter or a Landlord“


“We highly recommend Meraki Property Management to landlords, especially thanks to Nikki Trautmann who has managed our property in the past years until it was sold recently. Nikki is enthusiastic and compassionate and good in communication. We have peace of mind in leaving our property to her care.”


“Meraki Property Management have been nothing short of AMAZING.

They have turned my property around with selecting new tenants that are taking pride in my house as if it is their own. My property has gone from looking derelict to a green oasis.

I couldn’t be happier with their service and would recommend anyone looking for great property managers to see Nikki at Meraki Property Management.”


“The team at Meraki are absolutely gems to work with.

And to you Nikki I’d like to thank you for absolutely EVERYTHING you have done for me. You are an exceptional property manager and your team should be blessed to have such an amazing person like you!

I wish you all the best, and again THANK YOU!“