Karlene Munday

Karlene Munday

Senior Property Manager/ Office Manager

  • Mobile: 0400 011 213
  • Email: karlene@hoodestateagents.com.au

Karlene truly believes in helping people in an open, honest and caring way. She is highly regarded by her loyal clientele and peers as the Property & Office Manager at Hood Estate Agents. Karlene is always prepared to go the extra mile when looking after her client's needs. Her wide experience enables her to easily match properties and suitable tenants maximising the return for our owners which she is 110% dedicated to.

Communication between clients and their agents is a common frustration throughout the real estate industry. Karlene however, makes it her priority to ensure her clients receive regular feedback and communication throughout every stage of the letting and management process. Karlene has many qualities but she is admired for her pleasant personality, ethical and loyal nature, energy, excellent computer and organisational skills that assist her to maintain a very high standard of work. She is very approachable and well liked by her tenants and lessors.

Karlene has continually worked in the real estate industry since 1987 from Brisbane to Ipswich and thoroughly enjoys enriching the lives of everyone who comes in contact with her both in her personal and business life.


Huge Queenslander with pool on large fenced block

19 Fox Street

This beautiful family home will delight even the most fastidious buyer. Situated in a quiet no-through road, close to train, schools and shops there is everything here for all the family.With 4 double bedrooms, 3 with built-ins, 2 bathrooms, separate powder room, study nook, downstairs rumpus room currently used as another bedroom, plus fully concreted area underneath which is perfect for further storage or as another rumpus/play area.Wide front verandah plus huge back deck gives plenty of choice for outdoor entertaining. Fully fenced 1012 sqm flat block with a huge insulated double bay garage on the back fence line. Solar heated inground pool with new chlorinator, spa in the steps plus underwater colour change lights and shade sail.Beautiful side courtyard with water feature, plus large vegetable garden and privately treed and hedged gardens.Contact Karlene Munday on 0416 026316 for further information or to book an inspection.


Lifestyle & Location Must Have!

5 Windward Place

Designer family home backing onto Cosmos Park & walking distance to the Bowls Club. Filled with natural light and architectural finishes, this home stands out from the ordinary.Offering;- 4 Bedrooms w/BIRs- 2 Bathrooms- Open plan living space- Ceiling fans & downlights throughout- Reverse cycle split system AC- Double Lockup garage- Double carport- 2x5m Garden shed- 2,000L water tank- Inground saltwater poolCall Team Victoria Nicholson on 0467 220 351 to view today!


Stylish Modern Living - Low Maintenance

4 FINNEGAN Circuit

Lifestyle - This modern lowset family home is only 12 months old and located in the reputable "Parkvue" estate - offering an unbeatable & convenient lifestyle, with public transport options, close to shops and walking distance to the estate's family parklands environment boasting walking tracks, children's playground and BBQ areas.Accommodation – One owner "Bold Construction" home boasts four generous sized bedrooms – all with built-ins and ceiling fans. Master suite is separately located at the rear and offers a large walk-in robe and stylish ensuite. A formal entry with high ceilings captures and abundance of natural light and the home presents with neutral tones throughout. A spacious living and meals area overlooks and opens to the covered alfresco area and flat grassed backyard. A fully equipped designer kitchen includes a 4 burner stainless steel gas cooktop, abundance of cupboards, pantry, dishwasher and beautiful stone bench tops. A main bathroom is located near the additional bedrooms and there is a double remote garage with internal access. The home is safe and secure with security screens and security doors throughout.Features - Crisp neutral tiles and carpet, split cycle air-conditioning in family living area and Master bedroom, ceiling fans throughout, built in robs, generous master walk in robe in main bedroom, roof lined covered entertaining area, fully fenced grassed backyard with side access. Security screens and high ceilings throughout. Easy access to both Ipswich and centenary motorway. This residence offers contemporary modern living and awaits its second family to call it home.


Superbly positioned high in "Edenbrooke Estate"

60 Goodenia Crescent

Lifestyle - Set high in Goodenia Cres - one of Edenbrooke's best streets, this well maintained Kerdic home features a functional floor plan providing multiple living areas. A private flat backyard surrounded by low maintenance well established gardens that are fully fenced - ideal for young children and pets.Accommodation: This attractive low set home boasts a spacious roof covered, timber deck - the perfect space to relax or entertain while overlooking your children play in the private, grassed and fully fenced backyard.The stylish modern kitchen offers stainless steel appliances, a double pantry, large appliance cupboard, 40mm stone benchtops and lots of bench space. The meals and family room feature large windows and sliding doors making these areas light and airy. The media/rumpus room is located separately and features plantation shutters and double french doors to contain noise. Adjacent you'll find the study/5th bedroom that's located near the front entry. To the rear of the home is three good size bedrooms all with built-in robes and close by is an ideal children's retreat/craft room area. The main bathroom is light and bright with a separate toilet. A spacious master suite has an impressive walk-in robe, ensuite with dual vanities and large shower. The property showcases spacious landscaped gardens and has views of the mountain ranges from the front yard.Features: Wonderfully private, secure and bathed in natural light. Elevated flat block with north facing front, high ceilings and fresh paint throughout, crimsafe security screens, privacy/security roller awning on master bedroom window and ensuite, zoned ducted reverse cycle air-conditioning, garden shed and 2 x 1500L water tanks, large laundry with extra cupboards and fixed ironing hanging rail. A waterproof external awning down the entire side of the home provides shelter for the path and washing line. White timber plantation shutters on the front windows of the home, neutral tiles in main living areas and carpeted bedrooms and media/rumpus room. Ceiling fans in all bedrooms, kids retreat, main living area and alfresco. 1kw Solar panels on roof with 2kw invertor. Double remote lock up garage with storage, immaculately presented, close to buses on Seventeen Mile Rocks Rd, close to trains, school, shops, parklands and easy access to Centenary highway and Ipswich Road.


Peaceful pocket location offering a relaxed family lifestyle in privacy. This property won't last long!

27 Hounslow Way

Lifestyle - Offering space, privacy and convenience, this smartly presented residence is a peaceful retreat with elevated leafy outlooks. It provides a great start to family life with bright interiors and a spacious private outdoor area. The ideal location offers easy access to the "Centenary Highway" and "Ipswich Road" and a short stroll to transport and local shops.Accommodation - A well proportioned 3 bedroom floor plan features generous open living spaces. The kitchen boasting an abundance of cupboards, large breakfast bench and dishwasher - overlooks the oversize covered alfresco and fully fenced backyard. The master suite includes a double robe and ensuite. There are an additional two bedrooms all with built in robes - all bedrooms include air-conditioning and ceiling fans. A light and bright main bathroom with shower and tub includes the convenience of a separate toilet. Entertain with ease under the generous alfresco while the kids play in the secure grassed backyard.Features - A major drawcard of the property will be the rear alfresco offering the perfect space to entertain or relax with your family and friends. Formal entry, large family room and separate meals. Central bathroom to 3 good size bedrooms - all with robes and ceiling fans. Split system air-con in all bedrooms and family/meals area. Security screens throughout. Double lockup garage with rear storage cupboard and built-in shelves. Main living areas feature floating timber floors while all bedrooms are carpeted. Corner 460m2 elevated usable block. Close to all local amenities and transport.Close to Schools, Close to Shops, Close to Transport

Retro Style Inner City Unit

12/11 Shottery Street

Retro Style Inner City Unit.Perfectly positioned in the heart of Yeronga, this retro style unit epitomises the ideal lock-up and leave lifestyle. Just 5km from the CBD, 3km from University of Qld, enjoy easy access to local cafes, restaurants, shopping, reliable transport connections only a short stroll away and close to highly regarded state and private schools. You will enjoy the benefits of inner-city living without compromising your privacy in this second floor unit with secure balconies. It has a newly renovated bathroom with laundry, roomy light filled kitchen, huge separate living and dining rooms, security doors and screens throughout, built in wardrobes, air conditioning and ceiling fan, as well as capturing the breezes from the balconies and windows, plus a double car lock up garage. Well priced without compromising on anything, this unit will not be on the market for long. Contact us to make an inspection.


4 Woodend Road

A lovely 3 bedroom, 1 bathroom Queenslander located in the desirable suburb of Sadliers Crossing close to Ipswich's most prestigious schools and premier shopping precinct and within walking distance of public transport.


53 Bird Street

This original home resides in a quiet leafy cul-de-sac close to TAFE, Bundamba train station and with easy access to Brisbane Road which flows onto Ipswich Motorway. Featuring 3 built in bedrooms with security screens, front sunroom, back enclosed patio, combined dining/kitchen with fans, fully fenced backyard, lovely bush outlook on one side and carport for 2 cars (garage is excluded due to maintenance issues). 6 month lease initially

Executive home in great area with Pool!

85 White Street

From the premiere street setting to the light filled and open plan indoor and outdoor living spaces, this magnificently constructed designer residence exceeds all first impressions by showcasing a spacious layout with the discerning resident in mind. Intended to provide a relaxed haven, this home is perfectly positioned moments away from local café's, restaurants, cinema and shopping precincts, train station and quality schools including St Aidan's Anglican Girls School and Brisbane Boys College along with a variety of primary schools, whilst being only 8km from Brisbane's CBD and close to University of Queensland.A free-flowing floor plan is surprisingly generous with blueprint over two levels. The lower level includes an open plan living and dining area with a magnificent contemporary kitchen featuring quality appliances, butlers pantry, which opens to a over deck overlooking an inground pool. The upstairs level unveils five bedrooms, master bedroom with ensuite. In addition to the master suite there are four double sized bedrooms all with built-in robes.Nothing has been missed in this exceptional home's design and finishing and the ideal prospective tenants will immediately recognize this and the privileged lifestyle this home offers in such a prestigious and highly sought after suburb.- Open plan kitchen with butler's pantry- Covered back deck for outdoor entertaining- Inground pool- Timber flooring- Air conditioning- Five bedrooms all with built ins- Double lock up garageContact agent to arrange an inspection.

Hidden Gem - Full of natural light and privacy

44 Kiriwina Street

This striking residence immediately impresses with its location, size and majestic charm. Positioned on a generous 809 square meter block this property is set back from the street maximising privacy from all angles and has amazing views of Mt Cootha. Designed with practicality and the purpose for functionality the manicured backyard incorporates a fully fenced yard perfect for the growing family. You will also have the luxury of an electric front gate for added privacy. .This air conditioned home offers a spacious floor plan with formal living, casual dining areas and a stylish open plan kitchen that truly is the heart of the home. The kitchen features a large gas cook top, stone bench tops, plenty of storage, soft close cabinetry and dishwasher.All living areas of the home adjoin directly onto the sun-filled wrap around deck, perfect for entertaining all year round.There are four generous bedrooms, two of which have walk in robes and ensuites. The master suite is accompanied by a large bathroom with his and hers vanity and walk in robe. There is also a fifth bedroom that could also be used as an office or baby nursey.Upstairs you will find a beautifully renovated laundry with direct access outside to the clothesline.Occupying the ground floor is an additional bbq area, double lock up garage and under cover parking for an additional two vehicles. The garage can also be utilised as a multipurpose room without compromising all car accommodation.This property has modern updates throughout which sympathetically blend with the home's original features of wooden floorboards and railings. This home has a light and bright feel that is guaranteed to not disappointed.Pets upon application.


73 Moores Pocket Road

Awaiting the next lucky tenants who will thrive on this entertainers delight. Well presented home with entertaining at the forefront of the design in a great location. A spacious and open plan living and dining area where you can cook up a storm in your spacious kitchen with brand new oven and cooktop which also looks out to a large covered back verandah or separate lounge room.This home accommodates a family with much ease, all 6 bedrooms have built in wardrobes, fans, airconditioning, the master bedroom has an ensuite.Other features include Vacumaide, large back garden with child's cubby house and fenced yard running down to the Bremer River.Two car lock up garage, with lock up storage room and plenty of off street parking.Contact agent for inspection.


4/29 O'Connor Street

With a soothing and calming ambience, and beautifully created, this high spec town home is affordably priced. Sleek and sophisticated in design and fitted with the finest of quality finishes engineered for very low maintenance living internally and externally. Situated in a small complex of seven town homes, the convenience is a major factor as the lucky tenant will be able to walk to Oxley's busy and exciting shopping precinct where they will able to dine at restaurants and cafés and shop at Woolworth's supermarket plus many other specialty shops, banks and professional offices. The CBD is short trip away via City bus or train as are popular local schools and expansive parkland and sporting clubs.An expressive decor immediately impresses and connects seamlessly over three expansive levels of this larger than average town home. Offering an open plan air-conditioned living and dining area with soaring 2.7m ceilings, comprehensively appointed kitchen, quality stainless steel appliances including cook top, electric under bench oven, range hood, dishwasher, plus stone bench tops. The carpeted double bedrooms are equipped with built-in wardrobes and ceiling fans. The master has adjoining contemporary ensuite, and air-conditioning for year-round comfort. Creating a wonderful indoor/outdoor lifestyle is a covered alfresco entertaining deck.Some of the notable features include quality cabinetry in the kitchen and bathrooms in addition to the laundry, superior quality carpeting, remote double car garaging. Air conditioning throughout all living area and bedrooms, powder room on living level, accommodation for two cars.

A well presented, family home

335 Oxley Road

This low maintenance property has been built from hebel blocks which provide excellent acoustic and thermal qualities, thereby minimising the intrusion of external noise while maintaining moderate temperatures throughout the year (cool in summer and warm in winter). Well maintained and nothing to do but move into the property. The ground level features two bedrooms with built-in wardrobes, the master with ensuite and spa bath. Further to the ground floor is a formal dining room, large kitchen with walk in pantry, stainless steel appliances and a congenial family dining area set with bay windows. The lounge flows out to a north facing undercover courtyard - perfect for entertaining .The staircase with glass brick feature takes you to an upstairs area that is ideal for guests or a children's retreat. Featuring two bedrooms with built in wardrobes, a sitting room with TV/Foxtel plug points, study nook and a three-way bathroom with skylight.Sherwood is a highly sought after suburb and the home is only metres away from restaurants, trains, shops, parks and schools. Passive solar design, hebel block construction with the benefit of white ant resistance, full security system, ducted vacuum aid, 3 metre ceilings, aluminum windows with laminated glass for additional soundproofing, gas cooking, gas hot water with temperature control, in-slab safe, cove lighting, side and rear entertaining areas, spa bath, air conditioning, all round paving/tiles and low maintenance garden, external lighting and power points, enclosed carport with automated garage door and 2100ltr steel slimline water tank.Contact agent to arrange an inspection.Close to Schools, Close to Shops, Close to Transport, Spa

Stunning standalone residence in Central Parklands Estate

9 Fairway Court

Stunning standalone residence in Central Parklands Estate.Perfect in its design offering both form and function is this immaculately presented residence in Mount Ommaney's prestigious Central Parkland Estate.Backing onto acres of parkland this spacious home offers a lifestyle second to none with all the convenience of a pool, tennis court, gym, BBQ facilities and recreation room without the upkeep hassles.FeaturingDownstairs:• Granite kitchen with stainless appliances and gas cooktop• Large open plan design with high ceilings• Ducted air conditioning• Powder room• Large laundry and outdoor drying area• Meals, family and lounge areaUpstairs:• Master bedroom with ensuite offering double shower and spa bath• Ducted air conditioning• 3 double bedrooms all with built-ins• Spacious main bathroomOutside:• Large alfresco living area• Very private and quiet position• Fully fencedThis is truly a stunning home offering the best of both worlds. With its fantastic location and impeccable presentation, you will be proud to call this residence home.Very rarely can you find a property within easy walking distance to Mount Ommaney Shopping Centre and bus stop to Indooroopilly and Brisbane CBD and highway access to north and south coast just a couple of minutes' drive!


Unit 2/75 Ridge Street

Here is your chance to rent a modern, sleek and sophisticated premium two bedroom townhouse, with two separate study nooks. Constructed utilizing sustainable products this Eco-friendly quality residential development will provide you with a low maintenance lifestyle plus the added convenience of being just 4km to the CBD, public transport within walking distance. Close to Greenslopes hospital, walk to workEnjoying generous proportions, this stylish townhouse encompasses open plan contemporary living and dining that flows to an expansive courtyard via glass bi-fold doors providing indoor/outdoor living options all year round.Modern kitchen with quality appliances and stone bench tops2 x double bedroom, both with built in wardrobesEnsuite and separate bathroom with tub.Upstairs study nook and second living areaFully air conditionedPet friendly on application.Two car secure garaging.Contact agent for an inspection.

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