Dave Manby

Principal | Licensee

With an unwavering focus on achieving the best possible outcome for his clients, Dave Manby has firmly established himself as one of the Gold Coast’s most successful agents. Prior to founding LJ Hooker Robina & Mudgeeraba, Dave rose to being the No.1 team leader in Australia and No.2 internationally for a renowned real estate franchise group.

His dedication for the industry, together with a strong drive to succeed and finely honed negotiation skills, have led him to being ranked in the top 100 of all real estate agents nationally. Backed by a close-knit team of specialists, Dave is the perfect choice when it comes to buying or selling.

Dave and his family are local residents, and his enthusiasm for, and knowledge of the Gold Coast and particularly acreage properties, provides a major advantage for any client.

Proud of a reputation built on honest and open communication with his clients, Dave mixes a refreshing blend of energy and experience with an easy sense of humour to present a logical and effective solution to your property needs - together with an unwavering commitment to achieving exceptional results, you will not find a more hard working, or passionate person in the real estate industry.

If you are looking for someone with that critical combination of experience, tenacity and pro-activity, then Dave Manby is ready, willing and able to achieve the best possible outcome for you.


What our customers say

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Dave Manby and his team have provided an excellent professional service when selling our property. Dave was very clear about his strategy to sell the house and followed it meticulously making minor adjustments when the market demanded it. His communication and updates with us were regular and detailed. Dave has excellent negotiating skills and was able to produce a very good outcome for us by pursuing all available options. We are happy to recommend Dave as a committed and professional real estate agent.

Rob and Colette Cooke

Ian and I would like to say thank you very much for selling our house, you said you would get us the best price possible and you certainly delivered. We both knew from the moment we met you we had chosen the right agent. You have a very welcoming presence about you and make your clients feel like they are your number one priority. No matter how late it is or how busy you are you always return our calls. The effort you put in is remarkable. We would also like to say how eternally grateful we both are that you are also helping us to find our new home, your dedication is above and beyond. Ian and I without hesitation would recommend only you to anyone we knew wanting to sell. You are welcoming, dedicated, professional and most of all a genuine and friendly person. Thank you so very much for everything Dave we appreciate it more than words can say.

Ian and Tracey Barry

Dave, it was a real eye-opener to deal with you. You are not just a gorgeous man, but also a man that cares greatly about his clients.I sold my house so quickly! I will highly recommend you to friends to sell or buy and thank you for the removal boxes!! What a great service!! Hope to buy another house one day and I will knock on your door. Regards and good wishes to you and your family for a good Christmas.

Ellen Nolet - Burleigh Heads

LJ Hooker Robina | Mudgeeraba are one of the best organisations I have ever dealt with. All staff are willing to go above and beyond to ensure the customer has a great experience and smooth transaction. I would highly recommend Dave's team to anyone.

Jamie Sonego