CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL THE STATE/TERRITORY WINNERS ELIGIBLE TO ENTER THE REIA NATIONAL AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE 2020

ACHIEVEMENT AWARD This award recognises excellence amongst newcomers to the industry in all sectors of the real estate profession.

ACT:               RAVI SONI – LAING+SIMMONS COMMERCIAL PROPERTY (ACT)

NSW:             TAYLAH VINE – DOWLING REAL ESTATE RAYMOND TERRACE

VIC:                KIMBERLEY PATERSON – CBRE

SA:                  -

WA:                -

TAS:               GABRIELLA CARLING – PETER LEES REAL ESTATE

NT:                 BEC WESCOMBE – KNIGHT FRANK NT

BUSINESS BROKER OF THE YEAR This award recognises excellence in business broking and is intended for individuals.

ACT:              -

NSW:            -

VIC:               JOHN KASAPI – BENCHMARK BUSINESS SALES & VALUATIONS

SA:                 NIKKI KATZ – BENCHMARK BUSINESS SALES & VALUATIONS

WA:               -

TAS:              JOHN BLACKLOW – KNIGHT FRANK HOBART

NT:                -

BUYER’S AGENT OF THE YEAR This award recognises excellence in buyers’ agency practice and is intended for individuals.

ACT:             -

NSW:           SHELLEY HORTON – ALBION AVENUE

VIC:              LISA PARKER – PARKER BUYER ADVOCATES

SA:                KATHERINE SKINNER – NATIONAL PROPERTY BUYERS

WA:              LIZ STERZEL – PROPERTY WIZARDS

TAS:             -

NT:               -

COMMERCIAL PROPERTY MANAGER OF THE YEAR This award recognises outstanding achievement in commercial property management and it is intended for individuals rather than agencies.  It covers individuals working in small, medium and large agencies; and independent or franchise agencies.

ACT:             ALISON MAJDANDZIC – RAINE & HORNE COMMERCIAL CANBERRA

NSW:           HELEN STOREY - CBRE

VIC:              GABRIELA AMMENDOLA – GA INDUSTRIAL & COMMERCIAL PTY LTD

SA:                HIMADRI CHATTERJEE – COLLIERS INTERNATIONAL

WA:              -

TAS:             CRAIG CONNELL – KNIGHT FRANK HOBART

NT:               ROGER TEBECK – FIRST NATIONAL FRAMPTONS

COMMERCIAL AGENCY OF THE YEAR This award recognises excellence in agency practice. It covers the commercial sector, including small, medium and large agencies. The agency may have multiple offices in one city or regional location, but may not be a multiple city or national franchise group. An office within a franchise may enter this category provided it is made clear the entry and all claims against selection criteria relate only to that specific office.. This award is not judged on sales figures.

ACT:            COLLIERS INTERNATIONAL (ACT) PTY LIMITED

NSW:           CBRE

VIC:              CBRE

SA:                COMMERCIAL SA

WA:              TRANSACT CAPITAL

TAS:             KNIGHT FRANK HOBART

NT:               NORTH COMMERCIAL NT

COMMERCIAL SALESPERSON OF THE YEAR This award recognises excellence in selling and listing and is intended for individuals working as principals, licensed agents or sales consultants; in the commercial sector; small, medium and large agencies; and independent or franchise agencies. This award is not judged on sales figures.

ACT:             GUY RANDELL – BURGESS RAWSON ACT

NSW:           JOSHUA CHARLES – ONE COMMERCIAL PROPERTY

VIC:              TODD GRIMA - CBRE

SA:                ANDREW TURNER – COMMERCIAL SA

WA:              RICHARD CASH - CBRE

TAS:             ANDREW HOWELL – TUCKER & HOWELL

NT:               ALISON ROSS – ELDERS KATHERINE

OPERATIONAL SUPPORT AWARD This award for excellence recognizes outstanding individuals working in operational support positions.  Entrants must work in a support position, including (but not limited to) administration, office management, reception, personal assistant etc.

ACT:             NATALIE MILLS – MCGRATH DICKSON

NSW:           EDWARD GORDDARD - COLLIERS INTERNATIONAL

VIC:              SIMONE FIRNS – NETWORK PACFIC REAL ESTATE PTY LTD

SA:                DEANNA POLAIN – KLEMICH REAL ESTATE

WA:              SHARYN HOWE – REALMARK NORTH COASTAL

TAS:             MADELYN WILSON – BLU EDGE PROPERTY

NT:               KYLIE WESTBROOK – REAL ESTATE CENTRAL

OPERATIONAL LEADERSHIP AWARD - This award for excellence recognizes outstanding individuals working in operational leadership positions.  An operational leadership role is defined as a person responsible for controlling or administering an organization or group of staff.  This would include head of department, line/operations manager, supervisor, principal, administrator, director and managing director.

ACT:             HANNAH GILL – INDEPENDENT PROPERTY MANAGEMENT

NSW:           TENNILLE MUGRIDGE – HOME SPECIALIST PROPERTY MANAGEMENT

VIC:              DAMIAN PORTARO – RAY WHITE MILDURA

SA:                TIFFANY BROWNE – XSELL PROPERTY             

WA:              CHRISTIAN SMITH – CENTURY 21 REAL ESTATE

TAS:             MATHEW CHUGG – KNIGHT FRANK HOBART

NT:               DIANE DAVIS – ELDERS REAL ESTATE

MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS AWARD This award recognises excellence in marketing, advertising or communications of the agency. Entrants must be agencies, not individuals. 

ACT:             INDEPENDENT

NSW:           DiJONES

VIC:              KAY & BURTON

SA:                ECLIPSE REAL ESTATE

WA:              REALMARK

TAS:             KEY2 PROPERTY

NT:               REAL ESTATE CENTRAL

MARKETER OF THE YEAR This award for excellence recognizes outstanding achievement by individuals in property marketing.  

ACT:             STEVE LOWE – AGENT TEAM BELCONNEN

NSW:           MICHAEL CROMBIE – COLLIERS INTERNATIONAL

VIC:              LUKE PICCOLO – WOODARDS (NORTHERN) PTY LTD

SA:                -

WA:              JON WILLIAMS – REALMARK URBAN

TAS:             DAVID HERNYK – HARCOURTS LAUNCESTON

NT:                -

INNOVATION AWARD This award recognises innovation in the industry.  Due to the nature of this Award, an entrant may be an agency, organization with branch offices or a marketing franchise group.

ACT:             INDEPENDENT 

NSW:           RAINE & HORNE TERRIGAL – AVOCA BEACH

VIC:              NETWORK PACIFIC REAL ESTATE PTY LTD

SA:                HARRIS REAL ESTATE

WA:              HERE PROPERTY

TAS:             KEY2 PROPERTY

NT:               -

COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD This award recognises the outstanding contribution of an agency or an individual involved in community service.  

ACT:             INDEPENDENT

NSW:           DAMIEN COOLEY – COOLEY AUCTIONS

VIC:              WARLIMONT & NUTT PTY LTD

 SA:               MICHELLE ALEXANDROU – LJ HOOKER ST PETERS

WA:              HARCOURTS WA

TAS:             PRDNATIONWIDE HOBART

NT:               RAY WHITE DARWIN

LARGE RESIDENTIAL AGENCY OF THE YEAR This award recognizes excellence in agency practice in the residential sector, where a single trading entity employs 21 or more people, including admin and the principal.  The entrant can be an independent or a franchise office operating from a single location under its own license OR a trading entity with multiple offices in different locations operating under a single license and aggregating its offices into a single entry

ACT:             INDEPENDENT 

NSW:           HIGHLAND PROPERTY AGENTS

VIC:              PROFESSIONALS MOOROOLBARK

SA:                HARRIS REAL ESTATE

WA:              REALMARK COASTAL

TAS:             HARCOURTS SIGNATURE

NT:               REAL ESTATE CENTRAL

MEDIUM RESIDENTIAL AGENCY OF THE YEAR This award recognises excellence in agency practice in the residential sector, where a single trading entity employs between 11 and 20 people including the principal and operates from a single location under its own license. The entrant can be an independent trading entity or a single franchise office owned and operated under its own license..

ACT:             MCGRATH DICKSON

NSW:            MOLENAAR & MCNEICE

VIC:               WOODARDS MANNINGHAM

SA:                 LJ HOOKER KENSINGTON/UNLEY

WA:               BOURKES

TAS:              KEY2 PROPERTY

NT:                FIRST NATIONAL O’DONOGHUES

SMALL RESIDENTIAL AGENCY OF THE YEAR This award recognises excellence in agency practice in the residential sector, where a single trading entity employs a maximum of 10 people including the principal and where the business entity operates from a single location under its own license. The entrant can be an independent trading entity or a single franchise office owned and operated under its own license. 

ACT:              EN VOGUE PROPERTY MANAGEMENT

NSW:            -

VIC:               MCGRATH SANDRINGHAM

SA:                 ADCOCK REAL ESTATE

WA:               MINT REAL ESTATE CLAREMONT

TAS:              DOWNTON PROPERTY

NT:                ELDERS REAL ESTATE KATHERINE

RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY MANAGER OF THE YEAR This award recognises excellence in property management in the residential sector and covers individuals working in small, medium and large agencies; and independent or franchise agencies.  This award is not judged on scale.

ACT:              KIMBERLY NUGENT – INDEPENDENT PROPERTY MANAGEMENT

NSW:            LAETITIA JONES – HOME SPECIALIST PROPERTY MANAGEMENT

VIC:               PRUDENCE BRYANT – BRAD TEAL REAL ESTATE

SA:                 MELANIE WILLIAMS – HARRIS REAL ESTATE

WA:               KRISTY YATES – PERTH PROPERTY MANAGEMENT

TAS:              DANI SHIELDS – HARCOURTS SIGNATURE

NT:                SARAH CHAU – UNITED REALTY NT

RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT TEAM OF THE YEAR This Award for Excellence recognizes outstanding achievement by teams in residential property management.  Team definition: minimum of two team members working under the name of the lead property manager.

ACT:              McINTYRE PROPERTY

NSW:            RAINE & HORNE NEWTOWN

VIC:               NICHOLAS LYNCH RENTALS PTY LTD

SA:                 CITY REALTY

WA:               PERTH PROPERTY MANAGEMENT

TAS:              KEY2 PROPERTY

NT:                RAY WHITE DARWIN

RESIDENTIAL SALESPERSON OF THE YEAR This award recognises outstanding achievement by individuals in residential sales and is intended for individuals working as principals, licensed agents or sales consultants; in small, medium and large agencies; and independent or franchise agencies. This award is not judged on sales figures.

ACT:              PETA BARRETT – LJ HOOKER KIPPAX

NSW:            BETTY OCKERLANDER – MCGRATH ESTATE AGENTS

VIC:               VICKI SAYERS – RT EDGAR MT ELIZA

SA:                 SALLY CAMERON – TOOP&TOOP

WA:               PETER CLEMENTS – MINT REAL ESTATE

TAS:              HELEN LEHANE – FIRST NATIONAL HOBART & KINGSTON

NT:                ADAM HAYES – CALL2VIEW REAL ESTATE

RESIDENTIAL SALES TEAM OF THE YEAR  This Award for Excellence recognizes outstanding achievement by teams in residential sales. This award is not judged on sales figures.  Team definition: minimum of two team members working under the name of the lead agent.

ACT:              MARK LARMER, AARON LEWIS & TANIA BUTLER-KEMP - INDEPENDENT INNER NORTH & CITY

NSW:            MORTON REAL ESTATE

VIC:               NETWORK PACIFIC REAL ESTATE PTY LTD

SA:                 STEVE ALEXANDER AND SAM ALEXANDER – KLEMICH REAL ESTATE

WA:               CAPORN YOUNG ESTATE AGENTS

TAS:              SIMS FOR PROPERTY

NT:                -

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER OF THE YEAR This award recognizes excellence in business development management.

ACT:              LYN FAIRWEATHER – LJ HOOKER GUNGAHLIN

NSW:            -

VIC:               MELISSA HICKSON – PRIME RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY MANAGEMENT

SA:                 NATHAN MOORE – HARRIS REAL ESTATE       

WA:               AMY DORAN – HEDLAND FIRST NATIONAL

TAS:              HELEN LEHANE – FIRST NATIONAL HOBART & KINGSTON

NT:                KATE NOLAN – RAY WHITE