2020 REIQ Awards for Excellence



Nominations for the 2020 REIQ Awards for Excellence open at 9am on Monday, 30 September and will close at 5pm on Friday, 1 November 2019.

The REIQ Awards for Excellence recognise the real estate profession's top performers across the State. The program aims to encourage, recognise and promote excellence and best practice in the profession.

The awards will be presented on Saturday, 14 March 2020 in Brisbane as part of a gala event celebrating real estate in Queensland.

The 2020 Awards for Excellence have changed slightly from previous years, with the inclusion of some new awards and a revamp of some current ones. Make sure you familiarise yourself with the sets of criteria for each category.

To view the categories and criteria, or to find out more, download the 2020 REIQ Awards for Excellence Nominations Terms and Conditions.

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2019 REIQ Awards for Excellence

The REIQ is proud to announce the finalists below for the 2019 Awards for Excellence. Congratulations to everyone who took the time to submit nominations, as the calibre of entrants was outstanding.

Below are the finalists and winners who were announced at the Awards for Excellence Gala Dinner on Saturday, 16 March.

Nominations for the 2020 REIQ Awards for Excellence will be open soon. Watch this space!

Auctioneer of the Year

  • Mark MacCabe – Apollo Auctions
  • David Holmes – Metro Auctions
  • Justin Nickerson – Apollo Auctions
  • Gavin Croft – Sotheby’s International WINNER

Best Media Report

  • Robyn Ironside – The Australian
  • Ellen Lutton - Domain
  • Emilia Terzon - ABC WINNER
  • Michelle Hele – News Corp

Business Broker of the Year

  • Roland West – Link Business Brisbane
  • Michelle Wright – Complete Business Brokers WINNER
  • John Kasapi – Benchmark Business Brokers
  • Dustin Slypen – Link Business Brisbane

Business Development Manager of the Year (Property Management office)

  • Wayde Hildrew – Ray White Aspley WINNER
  • Natalie South – Harcourts Solutions Group

Buyers Agency of the Year

  • Property Pursuit
  • Property Zest WINNER
  • Propertyology

Buyers Agent of the Year

  • Matt Reeves – Your Property Hound
  • Bryan Loughnan – Propertyology WINNER
  • Stephen McGee – National Property Buyers QLD
  • Karen Young – Property Zest
  • Nathan Wunsch – Property Pursuit

Commercial Agency of the Year

  • Savills (QLD) Pty Ltd WINNER
  • LJ Hooker Commercial Brisbane

Commercial Property Manager of the Year

  • Rauhena Chase - Raine & Horne Commercial Brisbane Southside
  • Kate Short – CBRE WINNER

Commercial Salesperson of the Year

  • Rudi Scutti - CBRE WINNER

Community Service Award

  • Carla Haddan – Place Bulimba
  • Henzells Agency
  • McGrath Caloundra WINNER
  • Laguna Real Estate Noosa 
  • Harcourts Solutions Group
  • Tracy Leske – Cherish Property

Corporate Support Person of the Year

  • Eric Sutherland – Laguna Real Estate WINNER
  • Debra Aleckson – Wythes Real Estate

Innovation Award

  • Anne-Maree Russell – Cape Cod Residential
  • LJ Hooker Nerang WINNER
  • Dr Paul Howe - Oxbridge
  • Wythes Real Estate WINNER
  • Peter Mitchell – Harcourts Nexus

Large Residential Agency of the Year

  • LJ Hooker Nerang WINNER
  • Laguna Real Estate
  • Amber Werchon Property
  • Kingsberry Harcourts
  • Kindred
  • Harcourts Solutions Group

Medium Residential Agency of the Year

  • Solutions Property Management – North Lakes
  • Bees Nees City Realty WINNER
  • McGrath Caloundra
  • Denovans Real Estate
  • Code Property Group
  • Plum Property

Regional Residential Agency of the Year

  • RE/MAX Success
  • Pinpoint Property
  • Kingsberry Harcourts WINNER
  • Donna Sands Boutique Property
  • Explore Property Mackay
  • One Agency Hervey Bay

Regional Salesperson of the Year

  • Thomas Quaid – Quaid Real Estate WINNER
  • Daniel Burrett – RE/MAX Success
  • Damian Raxach - One Agency Hervey Bay

Residential Property Manager of the Year

  • Rebecca Fogarty – Blackbird and Finch Estate Agents
  • Samantha Rowland – Place Aspley
  • Katie Knight – RE/MAX Success WINNER
  • Cyndi Ward – RE/MAX Gold
  • Laura Valenti – Solutions Property Management
  • Tamara Weight – Kingsberry Harcourts
  • Lauren Robinson – Rental Results

Residential Salesperson of the Year

  • Jodie Hedley-Ward – McGrath Caloundra WINNER
  • Luke Henderson – John Henderson Real Estate
  • Tristan Rowland – Place Aspley
  • Anne Fidler – Belle Property Wilston
  • Mitchell Lambert – Lambert Willcox Estate Agents
  • Brett Andreassen – Plum Property
  • Haydn Denovan – Denovans Real Estate
  • Mark McGill – Amber Werchon Property Mooloolaba

Small Residential Agency of the Year

  • Pinpoint Property
  • Bridgebury Real Estate WINNER
  • Cape Cod Residential
  • Xperience Realty
  • Agents2go
  • One Agency Hervey Bay
  • Blackbird and Finch Estate Agents
  • Macwell Property

 

2018 REIQ AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE

2018 Award Winners

Category Name  Company
Auctioneer of the Year  Justin Nickerson  Apollo Auctions 
Best Media Report of the Year  Ellen Lutton Domain
Business Broker of the Year John Kasapi  Benchmark Business Sales & Valuations 
Business Development Manager of the Year Jessica King MPM Property
Buyers' Agency of the Year   Propertyology 
Buyers' Agent of the Year Euan Rose  Propertyology
Commercial Agency of the Year   Colliers International Gold Coast 
Commercial Salesperson of the Year  Mike Walsh CBRE Brisbane 
Community Service Award  Tracy Leske Cherish Property
Corporate Support Person of the Year  Emily-Jane Megraw LJ Hooker Nerang
Innovation Award    @Realty
Large Residential Agency of the Year   Harcourts Coastal
Medium Residential Agency of the Year    Solutions Property Management North Lakes 
Regional Residential Agency of the Year    Kingsberry Harcourts
Regional Salesperson of the Year  Damian Raxach One Agency Hervey Bay
Residential Property Manager of the Year  Laura Valenti Solutions Property Management North Lakes
Residential Salesperson of the Year  Nyree Ewings LJ Hooker Cleveland
Rookie of the Year  Jamie Smith  Century 21 on Duporth
Small Residential Agency of the Year    Xperience Realty 

 

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