PHOTO: Annual REA Excellence Awards

Twenty-one winners were honoured at the third Annual REA Excellence Awards (AREAs) in Sydney last night.

Recognising the most innovative, community-minded and highest-achieving individuals and businesses in property and media, awards were presented across the categories of Innovation, Service & Marketing Excellence and Community.

This year saw the introduction of three new Gold AREA awards – Agent of the Year, Property Manager of the Year and Most Influential Woman in the Property Market – to further recognise the game-changers across the property industry.

Gold AREA award winners:

  • Residential Agent of the Year – Ercan Ersan, Ray White, NSW
  • Commercial Agent of the Year – Justin Dowers, CBRE, Vic
  • Property Manager of the Year – Branka Stankovic, Novak Properties, NSW
  • Most Influential Woman in the Property Market – Kylie Walsh, Di Jones Real Estate, NSW
  • Residential Agency of the Year – Barry Plant Manningham, Vic
  • Commercial Agency of the Year – Colliers International, NSW
  • New Development Player of the Year – Lucent, Vic

Tracey Fellows, REA Group Chief Executive Officer, commented: “The AREAs are all about celebrating the success of the amazing people across the property and media industries. All of the finalists this year were exceptional.

“Congratulations to all the winners. It’s their passion, energy and creativity that drives our industry forward.”