Matthew Cleary is a property expert with experience in the Australian, New Zealand and European markets. He leads Urbis’ national Real Estate Advisory business.

Matthew helps his clients achieve outstanding development and investment outcomes by guiding them through the strategy, planning and execution processes. He has extensive knowledge of the drivers and enablers of profitable real estate development and investment, and works with his clients to investigate and maximise their returns. His areas of expertise include shopping centre investment and development, as well as broader real estate strategy projects.

In his leadership role, Matthew oversees more than 50 specialist advisors, valuers and consultants across the country. He specialises in bringing Urbis’ separate businesses and disciplines together to help solve client problems. Matthew has a bachelor’s degree in property, as well as formal qualifications with the Australian Property Institute and Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors.

Bringing all of Urbis’ skills together helps us put ourselves in the shoes of the investor and developer, so we can provide insightful and thorough advice.