Company History


Northerly was born in 2002 in the front room of Michael Lawson’s home.

It was a bold move and his courage to believe in his vision for the future still drives the company’s direction, innovation and growth.

Networking to find like-minded people with shared values and complementary goals, Michael has built a strong company based on designing projects for win-win solutions.

Along the way, Northerly Group has grown specialist expertise in creating retirement living and aged care spaces, while gaining industry respect for commercial, retail and multi-unit developments.

Michael likes to challenge himself, his team and his clients to find the best solutions – solutions that work to his clients’ advantage. It’s a passion for property that returns profitability, top functionality, liveability – and good looks.