Citylife International Realty, Award Winning estate agents and international property consultants.

 Best Overseas Property Agent - Australia - 2014 (Best of the Best Awards)

Best Overseas Property Agent - Australia - 2015 (Best of the Best Awards)

Best Overseas Property Agent - Australia - 2016  (Best of the Best Awards)

Best Overseas Property Agent - Australia - 2017  (Best of the Best Awards)

Best International Agency South City Square 2015  


Australian born Managing Director and Founder of Citylife International Realty, Michael Bentley was raised and educated in Hong Kong at Peak School and King George Vth (KG5) and has over 3 decades of high level property experience.

He was the first person to provide Australian property services in Hong Kong, organised the first ever Australian Property Exhibition in HK in the mid 1980’s, established Asia’s first ever real estate office selling Australian properties in Hong Kong and he is widely recognised as one of the leading Australian property experts in Asia.

Mike is an Award Winning International Estate agent, is a regular seminar presenter, has been featured in many Australian and Asian newspapers, magazines, radio and TV programmes, provides advisory services to Australian property developers, and has helped overseas investors to buy, sell and manage over AUD 1 billion in Australian residential properties, and has written 3 top selling investment books.


Mike’s strong relationships with developers, builders, agents and property fund managers in Australia ensure he has a detailed market perspective on the full breadth of property opportunities available across Australia.

Previously, he was Asian Director at a Melbourne’s largest listed residential property developer and Asian Sales Manager in Hong Kong for Ben Boyd real estate, a leading Sydney estate agency.

He spent the latter part of 2017 and all of 2018 in meeting with developers, fund managers, bankers, tax experts and also with various property syndication companies, researching, interviewing, testing, putting together, and organising the syndication model. 

  Michael resides in Hong Kong and enjoys playing and watching sports, and is  a member of the Hong Kong Football Club, the Foreign Correspondents Club (FCC), the Ladies Recreation Club (LRC), the Beas River Country Club as well the Tanglin and Cricket Clubs (Singapore) and the Royal Kings Park Tennis Club. (Perth, WA)

Our strategic partners for residential syndication all share a common set of  values throughout our groups.

Our developer ensures projects are consistently delivering the level of quality that clients have come to expect.  They are able to deliver exceptionally high levels of customer service throughout each project, with clients always being at the forefront of  priority in everything they do.

Their consistent delivery of above industry average rates of return is a result of strict property selection criteria and a stringent feasibility and due diligence process.

With the backing and solid foundation of elite partners, investors and self-managed super funds, as well as support within the banking sector, clients benefit from the wide network of professionals who know what it takes to negotiate, conceptualise, design and implement projects which bring value and quality to the  property market.

The team’s collective knowledge and expertise in property, tax, and finance, supported by their network of outstanding partners, is integral to our success. The combination of prudent selections, and strong management aims to ensure a safe, assured and profitable investment for all parties.


"The Citylife Group is committed to pleasant long term relationships with our customers and to act at all times with complete integrity, honesty and openness to all parties we have relationships with, whilst always doing what we say we will do, and exceeding all parties expectations. We  realise that trust takes time  and has to be earned."