Mark Dawson is an expert on Melbourne’s property market.

He has a strong track record in residential economics consulting, both in Australia and internationally. Before joining Urbis in 2012, Mark was a senior consultant at global real estate advisory firm Cushman & Wakefield. He now leads Urbis’ Residential Property Economics and Research Team in Melbourne, overseeing research, advice and publications that help clients identify the opportunities of tomorrow.

Mark specialises in residential and mixed-use projects, and has advised banks, governments and developers on opportunities in Australia, the UK, Europe and the Middle East. He is skilled at positioning his clients’ projects, offering perceptive insights into demand, product mix, price points and target markets.

Mark’s career highlights include establishing Urbis’ Melbourne Apartment Essentials, a quarterly report that examines market trends, prices and opportunities. He also wrote the successful bid to designate Discovery Park, one of the largest R&D facilities in Europe, an Enterprise Zone.

Our cities and the way we live are constantly evolving. I am fortunate to be part of an organisation where we not only see change, but work with our partners to shape it.