BradyMac Capital Advisory

BradyMac Capital Advisory is a real estate focused investment and capital advisory company founded by Principals Cathal Brady and Hugh McLaughlin.  Headquartered in Hingham Massachusetts, the principals bring a combined 40 years construction and development experience across all real estate segments.  

BradyMac delivers creative debt and equity solutions for real estate acquisition in the greater Boston area, specializing in development entitlements and group up construction.  Furthermore, BradyMac has become a reputable private lender providing creative and opportunistic financing solutions to small business real estate projects throughout the New England territories.

Our Firm is a valuable resource for all real estate investors and small business owners looking to make their next project a reality.

A Track Record of Success

Professional Management

Our firm is managed by seasoned professionals with an excellent blend of real estate experience and world class asset management training from industry leaders.

Borrowers/Developers Turned Lenders

The principals at BradyMac have borrowed extensively from private lenders in the past, giving them a unique perspective on the business. They have also developed within the asset class they will be lending within the Greater Boston area for the past 15 years.

Placing Capital since 2010

The principals at BradyMac have originated more than $50 million in debt and equity over the past 5 years. While simultaneously originating over $30 million in loans since 2013.

Our Team


Cathal Brady

Co-Founder & Principal

Hingham, MA

Cathal Brady – Principal

Cathal is a Principal and co-founder of BradyMac, Cathal’s career in real estate began at the Mayo Group in 2003 a Boston based real estate investment company. During that time he managed development projects that spanned from New Hampshire to Texas. Cathal’s responsibilities spanned the entire development cycle from sourcing and acquisitions, construction management, marketing and sales, debt and equity capital raising, and disposition of assets. Cathal was a key member of the groups Executive Management Team which determined business strategy for over 50 investment assets and 25 development sites across six states.

Cathal joined Boston Property Capital as Chief Financial Officer in 2011. He successfully set up a private lending and investing platform, securing $25M of Investor Capital to deploy in the group’s real estate investments and bridge lending program.

Following his time at Boston Property Capital, Cathal established an advisory platform that sourced $150M of debt and equity over 40 projects in both Boston and in the high-value-add Irish real estate market.

Cathal holds a BA HONS in International Business Studies from the University of Ulster at Coleraine in Northern Ireland. He lives in Scituate, MA with his wife and two sons.


Hugh Mclaughlin

Co-Founder & Principal

Hingham, MA

Hugh Mclaughlin – Principal

Hugh is a Principal and co-founder of BradyMac. He is responsible for the firm’s strategic direction, key relationships, and capital raising activities.

Hugh graduated from Norwich University in 1987 with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Management, and soon after entered the family business, Sullivan & McLaughlin Companies, a Boston-based electrical and telecommunications contracting company. Through visionary leadership, a market diversification plan, and a series of strategic acquisitions, Hugh led the company from a six-person shop into New England’s largest electrical and telecommunications contractor. When Hugh sold his interests in 2014, the firm employed 900 people and generated $180 million in annual revenues.

Throughout his career, Hugh developed strategic relationships with Boston’s real estate development community. His current pursuits include real estate development, small business startups, and non-profits. He owns a portfolio of real estate entities focused primarily on commercial and industrial properties.

A Frequent traveler to Haiti since 1998, Hugh has logged over 25 trips being involved in several orphanages and the building of 2 hospitals. Locally his charitable participation has focused on Cristo Rey Boston High School. Hugh lives in Hingham, MA with his wife MaryEllen, and their two sons Jack (United States Naval Academy) and Hugh (Exeter Academy).


Charlie Tashjian


Denver, CO

Charlie Tashjian – Partner

Prior to joining BradyMac, Charlie worked as a senior investment professional with Summit Investment Management, a Denver-based private equity firm and partner of Fortress Investment Group. He was part of the firms acquisition team working on complex investments targeting distressed commercial real estate across all product types in various markets across the United States.

Prior to Summit, Charlie worked in operations at Next Level Tactical as one of the initial partners; outfitting, staffing and engineering the initial phases of business.

Charlie Graduated from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut with a B.A in History and 4 Division 1 National Championships on the squash court. Charlie is an avid outdoorsman’s and when not at his desk, can be found fishing, surfing, and golfing.

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