Maylake Properties Pty Ltd

Maylake Properties Pty Ltd is a Gold Coast based property company with the head office located in Kay House, Southport.  Maylake was founded in 1997 by Leonid Eshchenko and remains a family business to this day.

Our management team is led by Chief Executive Officer Lorraine Lovatt who has over 40 years of experience in the property industry and has been with the company since in July 1999. 

Our commitment to the local community is evident with Lorraine volunteering her time and experience for both the business and charitable communities. Lorraine is currently on the Board of the Southport Chamber of Commerce in the capacity of Vice President. Lorraine as ambassador with Maylake, is proud to support our local Gold Coast Community supporting a number of charities.

Lorraine has supported Vinnies Annual Gold Coast CEO Sleepout since the inaugural Sleepout in 2016 having raised over $75,000.00. Maylake with Lorraine has been a proud sponsor of the Gold Coast Support Group for MNDAQ (Motor Neurone Disease Association of Qld) where Lorraine was awarded life membership of the organisation, volunteering her time for over 10 years.  

Maylake is one of the Gold Coast's leading privately-owned commercial property companies leasing high quality commercial office space in Southport and Surfers Paradise. We offer premium office leasing through the management of well-appointed and centrally located office buildings.

With over 25 years in the business, our portfolio has grown to comprise of four privately owned office buildings including The Scarborough Centre and Kay House in Southport and Elkhorn Centre East and Elkhorn Centre West in Surfers Paradise. We now have two separate divisions: Maylake properties Commercial and the Gold Coast Business Hub.

The company’s strengths are in our highly efficient procurement process and a hands-on approach to management which combined are the key factors behind our success.

Major projects consist of the redevelopment of 25-27 Elkhorn Avenue, now the 5 Star Green Star Elkhorn Centre East, which has established Maylake at the forefront of modern commercial development and leasing on the Gold Coast.

Other projects include the acquisition of 40 Nerang Street / 89 Scarborough Street, Southport and the subsequent $2.5 million refurbishment of the building, now known as The Scarborough Centre.  On a smaller scale other projects include the full refurbishment of Kay House in Southport and Elkhorn Centre West in Surfers Paradise.

In January of 2018 Maylake Properties opened the Gold Coast Business Hub in Southport, a new and exciting division for the company. The Gold Coast Business Hub specialises in the day office / co-working space and serviced office market.

The Gold Coast Business Hub offers day desks / co-working desks from as little $35 a day on a casual basis with no membership required, offering weekly and monthly special prices.  Our serviced offices are also on a flexible month to month basis.  Further on offer is a selection of day offices, meeting rooms and boardrooms all available on an hourly basis with special rates for either full days or multiple days.

In 2019 and 2020 the Gold Coast Business Hub in Kay House, Southport expanded adding another level of private office suites and meeting rooms on the same flexible booking system with additional meetings rooms and casual breakout areas.

2021 saw the next expansion of the Gold Coast Business Hub opening another Flexible Office space at Elkhorn Centre West in Elkhorn Avenue, Surfers Paradise right opposite the Chevron Renaissance. Gold Coast Business Hub Surfers Paradise offers a total of 8 flexible offices with an open casual breakout area, plus a large boardroom and meeting room. 

In 2021 the company’s rebranding was completed with the change of company name to Maylake Properties Pty Ltdcontinuing to specialise in quality management and care of our valued commercial tenancies.


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