Company Profile

In 1919 Gerald Grover a man with a vision opened the very first Estate Agency in Manningham (formerly Doncaster & Templestowe) near where Doncaster Shopping Town is today. Some years later Stuart Dawson entered into partnership with Gerald and the business of Grover Dawson was formed. Today known as Dawson Real Estate.

Original office of Grover Dawson “Est 1919”.
Now known as Dawson Real Estate


The agency pioneered the selling and subdivision of orchards into homesites throughout the City of Manningham and today are local specialists in the sale, leasing and management of all aspects of Commercial and Residential properties.

Today Stuart’s son Robert Dawson together with his son Benjamin Dawson continue the tradition of personalised service and take pride in the fact that Dawson Real Estate is the oldest active Estate Agency in the City of Manningham.