Servicing Melbourne Since 1969!

LR Reed Melbourne was established in 1969 specifically to service real estate investors, and owner occupiers. Our expertise is available to all our clients whether they wish to buy, sell, or occupy real estate.

Paul Gervasi
Director & Licensed Estate Agent
Mario Passaro

Paul entered the Real Estate Industry in 1981 working with the Residential Property Management Division of LR Reed. Paul is now the Officer in Effective Control and a Licensed Real Estate Agent. Apart from a short stint away to gain further experience and to hone his Commercial Property Management skills, he has been with the company for over 30 years.

He has a wide breadth of experience in Property Management and Sales, both residential and commercial, and is a twenty five year member of the REIV. He has an absolute commitment to offering the most professional and hands on service to all his clients.

Mario has been with the company for 30 years and as a Licensed Builder has an intimate knowledge of the industry. His expertise and great eye for detail means he can often suggest cost effective improvements in properties for both sale and rental.


Mario is widely experienced in Project Management, Commercial and Residential Sales and Property Management.

Julie Klancic
Office Accounts Manager

Julie Klancic is our Accounts/Office Admin Manager and commenced her working life with the original office of L R Reed Pty.Ltd. in 1980. Julie has seen the office develop over the years and the improvement to the computer software designed for Real Estate Offices which allows us to offer the very best service to our clients both in Sales and Property Management. Julie has worked for L R Reed Melbourne Pty.Ltd. for a total of 28 years and during this time has worked in all facets of Real Estate and currently oversees the Accounts Department in both our Rental & Sales Trust. This allows her to work closely with our Clients, providing them with a fully comprehensive Rental Statement each month and an End of Year Financial Report to assist with Tax Returns. Julie is a member of the REIV and has just completed her Certificate IV in Property Services (Real Estate) Julie is also a member of 4 individual Owners Corporation Committee’s representing our Landlords and assisting with the decision making at Committee Level, having been involved with Owners Corporation Management for over 20 years.

John Silburn
Sales Manager

John joined L R Reed Real Estate in 2001 and has since set about establishing himself as one of the companies most diligent, determined and hardworking agents.


His extensive understanding and lengthy experience in the Melbourne real estate industry and his ability to match buyers with properties that meet their lifestyle and investment requirement assures both vendors and buyers a smooth and successful outcome.


John has been practicing since 1998 & is a fully Licensed Estate Agent.

Tony Garro
Sales Consultant

In the 30 years that Tony has been in real estate he has earned a reputation as one of the industry’s most genuine and respected agents. Referrals from past clients form the largest part of Tony’s business, which is a sheer testament to the experience and enthusiasm he brings to each campaign.


Passionate about both property and people, he likes nothing better than to rise to the challenge of successfully putting buyers and sellers together. Tony has a hands-on approach by actively engaging and listening to his clients and his advice is always tempered with the sound reasoning that can only be gained through extensive experience and in-depth market knowledge.


Tony is a Fully Licenced Estate Agent as well as a Licenced Builder.

David Passaro
 Residential Portfolio Manager

David has just recently returned to join the L. R. Reed Team and he is enjoying his job as a property manager immensely. He has always had an interest in property with both parents being involved in the real estate and building industries. 


David is eager to learn as much he can about the industry and is always looking to expand his knowledge. He is committed to customer service and enjoys dealing with tenants and landlords alike.  When not working David spends his time playing tennis, table tennis, playing and coaching soccer he also enjoys watching his beloved Tigers.

Kira Corstorphan
Receptionist, Rental & Sales Adminstration