The Metropole Property Group was founded by Michael Yardney in 1979. Since then, we have provided independent and unbiased property investment advice to help thousands of Australians achieve financial freedom through strategic property advice. With offices in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane, the award-winning Metropole team are Australia’s premier independent property consultants, who are here to help you with everything from home buying to property investment, management, renovations and development.

Michael Yardney


Michael Yardney has once again been voted Australia’s leading property investment adviser. In fact, he has won similar awards 4 times in the last 6 years. He is a best-selling author and publisher of Australia’s leading property investment e-magazine Property Investment Update. As a successful property investor with a substantial portfolio of residential and commercial properties Michael understands what property investors want from their property managers and seeing a requirement for property management for serious investors set up Metropole Property Management with his wife Pamela in 2001.

Australia’s Sharpest Property Minds

We’re committed to sharing our expertise in property investment and home buying with our clients – and we’re ready to discuss your needs!

Brett Warren

Director, Metropole Property Strategists Brisbane

Brett, who was arguably one of Brisbane’s best Buyers Agents, now using his 12 plus years property investment experience as a property strategist to advise clients how to grow, protect and pass on their wealth by building their property portfolios. While having studied economics, he’s not a theorist - Brett is a successful property investor himself and after many years with Metropole is still as passionate about getting the best results for his clients as he has always been.

Kate Forbes, CFA

National Director – Property Strategy

Kate Forbes has 17 years of investment experience in financial markets in two continents. She is qualified in multiple disciplines and is also a chartered financial analyst (CFA). Her varied investment experience combined with her theoretical studies help her to maximise results for her clients as she is able to take a holistic approach to structuring a property investment portfolio. Kate is known for her integrity, ethics, approachability and breadth of knowledge. As an investor herself she understands the stakes involved and how to get the best results.

Rita Thomas

Property Strategist – Melbourne

Rita is a Property Strategist with an accounting background and has over 30 years’ experience in Commercial Banking for one of the Big 4 Banks. She is a passionate property investor who enjoys helping her clients create wealth through property investment using Metropole’s strategic approach whilst drawing on both her banking and personal experiences. Rita is known for her honesty and integrity and willingness to assist her clients achieve their goals through property investment.

Tracey Ajaka

Buyers Agent – Sydney

Tracey Ajaka is a Buyers Agent with over 14 years experience in the Real Estate Industry. Her experience with Purchasers and Vendors allows her to navigate through any situation with ease. Her genuine passion is property, and she likes nothing more than delivering results and outstanding service to her clients.


Here’s what some of our clients are saying about us:
  • As an interstate landlord, I trust Metropole Property Management to look after our Melbourne interests. Their service and communication is first rate.
    Terry Clark, South Australia
  • Thank you very much for your excellent advice and management, now and during the last years when you have been taking care of our property. At all times we felt that all issues had been handled with extreme care and diligence.
    Eva Wang
  • Really appreciate the time and walk through with the process and considering that we are in different state, you have made the process really easy. I was really satisfied with the level of the engagement and detail that you have provided. I was also really impressed on how fast you were able to secure a tenant within a day after settlement of the property.
    G. Young
  • We sincerely thank you and your team for the customer service, which has exceeded our expectations. We will have additional Brisbane properties managed by Metropole in the future, and be sure to recommend your service to others.
    L. Maus


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