REIA National Awards for Excellence – Finalists Announced

The Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA) has announced the finalists for the 13th National Awards for Excellence. REIA President Malcolm Gunning said the awards recognise the best of the best in Australian real estate

“A total of 86 entrants will compete for 16 awards and I am sure that this year’s REIA National Awards for Excellence
are going to be one of the best ever,” Mr Gunning said. “This year the REIA National Awards for Excellence will be proudly hosted in my home state by the Real Estate Institute of New South Wales (REINSW) and competition is tighter than ever.”

The award categories cover all aspects of the real estate sector, including residential and commercial agencies,
residential and commercial sales, residential and commercial property management, business brokers, buyer’s
agents, community service, innovation and communications.


Buyers Agent of the Year

NSW Amanda Gould – HighSpec Properties
VIC Lisa Parker – Parker Buyer Advocates
WA Raymond Chua – Momentum Wealth Residential Property

Large Residential Agency of the Year

ACT Ray White Belconnen
NT Real Estate Central
NSW Di Jones Real Estate
SA Toop&Toop Real Estate
TAS Harcourts Signature
VIC Methven Professionals Mooroolbark
WA Harcourts Alliance

Medium Residential Agency of the Year

ACT Peter Blackshaw Woden & Weston Creek
NT First National Real Estate O’Donoghues
NSW John Flood Estate Agents
SA Varo Property Services
TAS Harcourts Huon Valley
VIC Nicholas Lynch Real Estate
WA Bourkes

Small Residential Agency of the Year

ACT Impact Properties Gungahlin
NT Top End Real Estate
SA Adcock Real Estate
TAS Key2 Property
VIC Keyhole Property Investments
WA Mint Real Estate Claremont

Commercial Agency of the Year

ACT Colliers International (ACT)
NT Knight Frank NT
NSW CI Australia
SA LJ Hooker Commercial Adelaide
VIC Colliers International (Victoria)
Residential Salesperson of the Year sponsored by VIEW
ACT Colin McIntyre – McIntyre Property
NT Gennie Cox – Elders Real Estate Darwin
NSW Peter Chauncy – McGrath Estate Agents
SA Matt Smith – Klemich Real Estate
TAS Jim Playsted – Knight Frank
VIC Matthew Scafidi – Noel Jones Mitcham
WA Peter Clements – Mint Real Estate Claremont

Commercial Sales Person of the Year

NSW Sharon Yang – CBRE
SA Andrew Turner – Commercial SA
TAS Andy Howell – NAI Harcourts North
VIC Lewis Tong – CBRE
WA Anthony Vulinovich – Raine & Horne Commercial
Achievement Award sponsored by VIEW
ACT Chantel Jones – Independent Property Group
NSW Maria Agostino – Colliers International
SA Michael Cavallaro – Varo Property Services
TAS Russell Yaxley – Downton Property
WA Scott Jordan – Professionals Stirling Clark Real Estate

Communications Award

ACT Burgess Rawson ACT
NSW Chadwick Real Estate
TAS 4one4 Real Estate
VIC Harcourts Victoria
WA Realmark

Innovation Award

ACT Impact Properties Gungahlin
NT Elaine Mills Property Management
NSW Raine & Horne Terrigal-Avoca Beach-Saratoga
SA Toop & Toop Real Estate
TAS 4one4 Real Estate
VIC Market Share Property
WA Realmark

Community Service Award

NT Simon Watts – Real Estate Central
NSW Christian Bracci – Raine & Horne Concord
SA Harcourts SA
TAS Key2 Property
VIC Biggin & Scott Knox
WA Professionals State Service Centre

Commercial Property Manager of the Year

ACT Chris Park – Knight Frank Australia
NT Tilly Rogers – Knight Frank NT
NSW Nick Botzolis – CBRE
SA Phillip Joncheff – McGees Property
TAS Liam Coyle – Knight Frank
VIC Linda Hawthorne – CBRE
WA Lisa Jansen – CBRE

Residential Property Manager of the Year

ACT Renee Bink – Independent Property Group
NT Jessica Maxwell – Real Estate Central
SA Peter Treacy – Harris Real Estate
TAS Tameka Smith – Key2 Property Launceston
VIC Natasha McLean – Woodards
WA Laura Levisohn – M Residential

Corporate Support Person of the Year

ACT Emily Antill – Peter Blackshaw Woden & Weston Creek
NSW Lesley Rattenbury – Leah Jay
SA Tara Stokes – Harris Real Estate
TAS Rachel Briggs – Sims for Property
VIC Bianca Dobson – Nicholas Lynch Rentals
WA Sandra Pereira – Abel McGrath Property Group

Business Broker of the Year

SA Simon Winter – Raine & Horne Business Sales
TAS John Blacklow – Knight Frank Hobart
VIC Blake Hedley – Mint Business Brokers

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