Quality, functional and timeless architecture – these are the foundations upon which the Buxton Group has built five decades of property industry success.

A family owned and operated property development group that has been consistently delivering enduring, quality building assets to the Melbourne community for over 45 years. The Buxton Group was established in 1968 by Richard Buxton, and is now owned and managed by Richard and his daughter, Samantha Buxton.

With a passion for design and functional living, the Buxton Group is renowned for excellence in the residential, retail and retirement sectors of the Melbourne property market.

Over time the group has evolved its core capabilities to include:

  • property development,
  • joint venture partnerships,
  • legal and financial structuring,
  • funding,
  • retirement village design, development and management.


The Buxton Group prides itself on enduring business relationships and creating outstanding building environments and with numerous awards recognising the Buxton Group’s commitment to excellence, the core focus remains on achieving exceptional results for their partners and clients.


A combined 80 years industry experience together with established relationships with the best industry service providers has resulted in ongoing success for the Group.

Richard Buxton

Chairman & Managing Director

Managing Director, Richard Buxton, established the Buxton Group in 1968 and is located in Melbourne. Richard’s depth of professional knowledge and understanding of the property market and development process is proven by his unblemished record for operating successfully during fluctuating economic times. He is a fellow of the Australian Institute of Builders.

Samantha Buxton

Joint Managing Director

Located in Melbourne, Samantha Buxton is a Director of the Buxton Group and together with Richard is jointly responsible for the investment strategy and profitability of the Group. Samantha represents the next generation of the family business bringing 14 years of industry experience to the Group, particularly in property marketing and sales. She holds a Bachelor of Science and is a Licenced Estate Agent.

Nolan Stevens

Chief Financial Officer

Buxton Group CFO, Nolan Stevens, is a Chartered Accountant who joined the Buxton Group in 2008 and has seen the evolution of the Buxton Group from the divestment of the core Construction business to its transformation to a pure property developer. Nolan is responsible to the Group’s board for all financial and general management of operations of the diversified interests of the company and works with our key partners in delivering successful projects.

Our Partners

Over the past 46 years we have established long standing relationships with investors, industry professionals, financiers, and development partners.






Buxton Group’s team of professionals are highly experienced and can contribute to the entire development process from concept design and feasibility to construction, marketing and project funding.


The Buxton Group boasts its own unique development team specialising in conceptual design, planning, finance and development management, as well as outstanding support from independent project managers.


Buxton Group Retirement has over a decade of experience in the development and management of retirement communities in Melbourne. The Group established the Rylands retirement brand – a collection independent living apartments.

Past Projects

Our extensive experience spanning over 40 years in the construction industry has afforded us valuable skills that contribute to the entire development process. The construction business was sold in 2009 but remains an important part of our property portfolio.

"At Buxton Group, our philosophy is simple. We only undertake projects that we have the confidence, experience and financial capacity to deliver, without compromise to our exacting standards of quality."

Richard Buxton
Builder, Developer & Designer since 1968


Buxton Group currently supports the following charities:



Buxton Group Pty Ltd

88 High Street
Windsor VIC 3181 Australia

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