Who We Are

The MCG Story

Founded in 2011 by directors Marty Sadlier & Mike Mortlock, we are a wholly Australian owned business with vast experience within the Quantity Surveying field across our Sydney, Melbourne, Newcastle, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth & Canberra offices. Our team is made up of dedicated and enthusiastic people from a variety of different backgrounds and we firmly believe that our strength lies solely within our employees and the vast skills and expertise they bring. We focus on professional reporting and strive to provide the best service we can, whilst leading the industry through innovation.

We have grown rapidly since we began assisting our clients in 2011, making the Australian Financial Reviews fastest 100 growing companies in 2018, and the growth can be attributed to our fresh approach to maximising positive outcomes for our clients.

Our office environment is relaxed and our staff are encouraged to consider the business as a whole and how we can constantly push our level of service.

Our Mission

Our mission is to assist property investors to maximise their cash flow through the provision of our services. We hope that through maximising our clients entitlements, it empowers them to create financial security and freedom. We aim to provide a fluid, informative and rewarding process that arms our clients with the confidence and knowledge they need to achieve their goals. We place a strong emphasis on industry leading education and data releases shared across our website, social media and major Australian property and investing websites and traditional media.

Our Directors

Mike Mortlock - MCG Managing Director

Mike Mortlock, Managing Director

Mike Mortlock, a distinguished leader in tax depreciation, co-founded MCG Quantity Surveyors with Marty Sadlier. Their journey from humble beginnings in 2011 to being featured in the AFR's Fast 100 in 2018 demonstrates their significant impact on the industry. As a seasoned consultant, Mike has worked with top-tier firms like McDonald's, Stockland, and Hilton Hotels, delivering comprehensive depreciation schedules across various property types. His expertise has also led him to be a vital member of the advisory board for the Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors, shaping industry standards.

Recognized as a top 50 thought leader by Elite Agent Magazine, Mike's insights on investment trends, including remote investing and market dynamics, have made him a respected voice in real estate. He hosts the Geared for Growth Property Investing Podcast and co-hosts the Property Trio podcast, emphasizing his dedication to investor education.

Mike's contributions extend to regular appearances on TV and in publications like the Australian Financial Review and Elite Agent, where he shares his passion for maximizing client benefits through tax depreciation. As a board member of the Property Investment Professionals of Australia (PIPA), he advocates for the interests of investment professionals and investors, underscoring his commitment to the real estate sector.

Marty Sadlier - MCG Director

Marty Sadlier, Director

Marty has over 20 years experience in the building and construction industry, commencing his career as a shop fitter/carpenter.

Marty possesses extensive skills, knowledge and experience in the building industry, and his well developed organisational and administrative skills enable him to effectively manage client projects. Marty is a RICS certified expert witness, a Certified Quantity Surveyor (CQS) and sits on the interviewing panel for Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (AIQS).

Marty has worked on countless landmark developments throughout Australia and has assisted to develop project management course material for the Urban Development Institute of Australia (UDIA). Marty has worked with companies such as St George, Mirvac, ING Funds Management, Multiplex, Commonwealth Bank and more.

Marty is an ex-first grade rugby union player, and outside of work Marty enjoys spending time with his family.

We are proud supporters of a number of charities such as Feel the Magic, the CEO Sleepout, the Black Dog Institute and the John Maclean Foundation and we will continue to contribute as long as we're in business. We believe that organisations have an ethical responsibility to treat their employees fairly and provide a rewarding work experience, as well as assisting those in the community and further afield that are not as fortunate as the rest of us.

We look forward to further initiatives in the future, watch this space!

Talk to one of our tax depreciation or construction estimating experts today on 1300 795 170.