Winners of 2020 REIA National Awards for Excellence announced

The Real Estate Institute of Australia (REIA) have announced the winners of the 15thNational Awards for Excellence.

Due to the measures currently in place surrounding COVID-19, the event planned to be held in Darwin on 2 April 2020 was cancelled.

REIAPresidentAdrian Kellysaidwhilst this was disappointing it was inevitable for the safety and wellbeing of all concerned.

Industry professionals from across Australiaentered the REIA National Awardsand we saw winners from each of the states and territories highlighting there are outstanding achievers everywhere,MrKellysaid.

From Western Australia,LizSterzelof Property Wizards won Buyers Agent of the Year with Sharyn Howe ofRealmarkNorth Coastal winning the Operational Support Award.

Joseph Walton, Director of Allard Shelton Pty Ltd inVictoria won theprestigious Presidents Award for 2020, recognizing significant contribution made by an individual to the real estate profession.

Joseph is a passionate property professional with vast knowledge and experience in all sectors of the property market, encompassing the sale and leasing of commercial, retail and industrial properties, in addition to residential sales,MrKelly said.

With exceptional attention to detail and strong ethical standards, Joseph is passionate about giving back to his industry and the broader community. This is consistently demonstrated through his involvement in various industry associations at both a state and national level.

The recipientsof the 2020 REIA National Awards for Excellence can be viewedon the REIA website.

WAFinalists

Belowisa list of WA finalists. For a full list of the national finalists and award winners, visit theREIA website.

BuyersAgentof theYear

  • NSW – ShelleyHorton-AlbionAvenue
  • SA – KatherineSkinnerNationalPropertyBuyers
  • VIC – LisaParker -ParkerBuyerAdvocates
  • WA – LizSterzel-PropertyWizards (WINNER)

CommercialAgencyof theYear

  • ACT – ColliersInternational(ACT)
  • NT – NorthCommercialNT
  • NSW – CBRE
  • SA – Commercial SA
  • VIC – CBRE (WINNER)
  • WA – TransactCapital

OperationalSupportAward

  • ACT – NatalieMills -McGrathDickson
  • NT – KylieWestbrook-RealEstateCentral
  • NSW – EdwardGorddard-ColliersInternational
  • VIC – SimoneFirns-NetworkPacificRealEstate
  • WA – SharynHowe -RealmarkNorthCoastal (WINNER)

OperationalLeadershipAward

  • ACT – HannahGill-IndependentPropertyManagement (WINNER)
  • SA – TiffanyBrowne-XsellProperty
  • VIC – DamianPortaro-RayWhiteMildura
  • WA – ChristianSmith-Century21RealEstate

CommunityServiceAward

  • ACT – Independent
  • NSW – DamienCooley -CooleyAuctions (WINNER)
  • SA – MicheleAlexandrou-LJHookerStPeters
  • WA – HarcourtsWA

BusinessDevelopmentManagerof theYear

  • ACT – LynFairweather -LJHookerGungahlin
  • NT – KateNolanRayWhite Darwin
  • SA – NathanMooreHarrisRealEstate
  • TAS – HelenLehaneFirstNationalHobart&Kingston (WINNER)
  • VIC – MelissaHicksonPrimeResidentialPropertyManagement
  • WA – AmyDoranHedlandFirstNational

SmallResidentialAgencyof theYear

  • ACT – EnVoguePropertyManagement
  • NT – EldersRealEstateKatherine (WINNER)
  • SA – AdcockRealEstate
  • TAS – DowntonProperty
  • VIC – McGrathSandringham
  • WA – MintRealEstateClaremont

ResidentialPropertyManagerof theYear

  • ACT – KimberlyNugent-IndependentPropertyManagement (WINNER)
  • NT – SarahChau-UnitedRealtyNT
  • NSW – LaetitiaJones -HomeSpecialistPropertyManagement
  • SA – MelanieWilliams -HarrisRealEstate
  • TAS – Dani shieldsHarcourtsSignature
  • WA – KristyYates PerthPropertyManagement

ResidentialPropertyManagementTeamof theYear

  • ACT – McIntyreProperty
  • NSW – Raine&HorneNewtown (WINNER)
  • TAS – Key2Property
  • VIC – NicholasLynchRentals
  • WA – PerthPropertyManagement

ResidentialSalespersonof theYear

  • ACT – PetaBarrett-LJHookerKippax
  • NT – AdamHayes-Call2ViewRealEstate
  • NSW – BettyOckerlander-McGrathEstateAgents
  • SA – SallyCameron-Toop&Toop (WINNER)
  • TAS – HelenLehane-FirstNationalHobart&Kingston
  • VIC – VickiSayers -RTEdgarMtEliza
  • WA – PeterClements MintRealEstateClaremont

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