Meet John Herman

Meet John Herman...

With nearly two decades of experience in the real estate industry, John is an integral member of our commercial property management team. Born and raised in Melbourne, John is a calm and level headed negotiator and enjoys building long lasting relationships with both landlords and tenants. John’s ultimate holiday location is South Padre Island on the coastal tip of Texas. Keep reading to get better acquainted with John……


How did you find yourself working in property and specifically in your field?
I was always interested in bricks and mortar but didn’t have the coordination to be a tradie. At 25 I started as a Residential Property Manager before moving on to Sales and finally settling into Commercial Property Management.

Did you grow up in Melbourne?
Tell us a little about where you are from and where you live now… I was born and raised in Melbourne and have lived in and around Newport for the last 10 years.

What was your favorite TV show when growing up?
Dukes of Hazzard
What is one thing you could not live without?

Describe your ultimate holiday?
Low season at South Padre Island - relaxing at Louie’s Backyard and swimming in beautiful warm water around the pristine sand dunes

If you could have any one superpower, which would you choose?
Fly like Superman so I wouldn’t have to fight traffic on the Westgate
What, or who, are you a ‘closet’ fan of?
Brian Ferry
Which sporting teams do you barrack for?
49ers & Carlton
What’s the strangest talent you have?
Random trivia

What is the best thing about your job?
Forming long term relationships with landlords and tenants sharing the highs and the lows of the real estate industry.
What are three things still left on your bucket list?
Publish a children’s book, holiday in the Mediterranean, go scuba diving
What is the greatest piece of advice you have received?
Always tell the truth, you will not need to remember anything you have said.