Property management professionals and businesses from four different states have claimed honours at the sold-out Real Estate Business Awards.
Mark Hewett from Melbourne agency Jellis Craig Doncaster was crowned Metropolitan Property Manager of the Year.
Tina Case, licensee of Professionals Lithgow in New South Wales, took home the award for Regional Property Manager of the Year.
For the second consecutive year, Melbourne Real Estate was named Property Management Business of the Year – Individual Office.
Lucas Real Estate in Melbourne was named Property Management Business of the Year – Multiple Offices.
Elizabeth Hood from Pat O’Driscoll Real Estate in Rockhampton claimed the BDM of the Year award.
Kirsty Ashcroft, of Perth agency Abel McGrath, was named Rising Star.
In the night’s other major awards, Guy Robinson from Robinson Property took home the big prize, the REB Excellence Award.
The Newcastle real estate boss was also named Regional Principal of the Year, while Cherie Humel-Clarke from Sydney agency Clarke & Humel Property was named Metropolitan Principal of Year.
LJ Hooker was crowned Major Network of the Year, retaining the title it won in 2013 and 2014.
Belle Property won the Boutique Network of the Year award for the third consecutive year. The agency’s chief executive, Peter Hanscomb, was also named Industry Thought Leader.
Sydney agency Phillips Pantzer Donnelley won the Best New Office award, while Lucy Dugan from Brisbane agency Watt Realty was named Office Administrator of the Year.
The third annual Real Estate Business Awards was held at The Star in Sydney, with almost 850 real estate professionals in attendance. Domain Group was the event’s principal partner.