Mike McAnarney

Senior Vice President

Mike serves as Senior Vice President for APG Advisors, focusing on retail, land and investment sales. Previously, he was Senior Vice President with Colliers International, and brings an extensive background in commercial real estate. Having worked in key roles both privately and for local and national organizations, he started his career with Marshalls, Inc. and then PetSmart, Inc., reaching regional and national directorial positions. At these companies, Mike approved many sites, including eight to ten sites every six to ten weeks at PetSmart and conducted 36 openings a year at Marshalls. Mike settled in Raleigh, where he joined local companies, Kane Realty and Retail Strategies of N.C., working as a partner/broker and principal, respectively. He managed an extensive amount of development projects, leases and represented tenants. Mike later began to work as the principal and owner of McAnarney Real Estate and aided developers and tenants in discovering Southeastern opportunities and negotiating contracts for land acquisition.

Mike has completed deals and represented clients such as Home Depot, Wal-Mart, Sam’s, PetSmart, Publix, Walgreens, Muvico & Madstone Theatres, iPic Entertainment & Margaritaville Cafe, FedEx/Kinkos, Hutensky Capital Partners, Tri-Bek, Crossroads Realty, Collett & Associates as well as others.


What was your first concert?
Boz Scaggs

or Memberships

  • Licensed Real Estate broker, NC 

Community Involvement

  • Saint Raphael Church 


  • University of Kansas, Lawrence, K.S. Masters of Urban and Regional Planning, with concentrations in Transportation, Public Finance, and Real Estate (1984)
  • Bachelors of Environmental Land Use (1981)