Award Categories

Residential

Residential Real Estate Agents & Property Managers

These awards are open to residential real estate agents and property managers who are customers of REA Group

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Submission
Top Agent
Top Agent

Top Agent

This award recognises the best residential sales agent in each state, based on factors that consumers find most important when selecting an agent – the number of properties they’ve sold, value of properties sold and their Agent Ratings and Reviews. This award is powered by REA data and all eligible customers will automatically be in the running. A submission is not required.

Agency of the Year
Agency of the Year

Agency of the Year

This award is geared towards acknowledging the best-in-class residential agency that demonstrates service and marketing excellence, business innovation and supports their local communities. A submission is required for this award.

Criteria Weighting
Demonstrates how they have differentiated themselves from competitors in 2021 25%
Demonstrates how they go over and above when it comes to providing customer service and delivering a positive customer experience 25%
Demonstrates a commitment to marketing best practice/excellence 25%
The ‘wow’ factor – demonstrates why they believe they should be awarded Residential Agency of the Year 25%
Property Manager of the Year
Property Manager of the Year

Property Manager of the Year

This individual award is geared towards acknowledging the best-in-class property manager who goes above and beyond for their clients, demonstrates innovative business strategies and achieves great outcomes for their business. A submission is required for this award.

Criteria Weighting
Demonstrates significant achievements and accomplishments of note within your organisation or the wider industry 30%
Demonstrates how they differentiate themselves from other property managers 30%
The ‘wow’ factor – Demonstrates why they should be awarded Property Manager of the Year in 2021 40%
Game Changer of the Year
Game Changer of the Year

Game Changer of the Year

This award is available to all customer groups. It is designed to recognise organisations who have disrupted the status quo to deliver on a business objective or solve a broader market issue. This could be through tech advancements, changing the customer experience or service and providing solutions for a new or existing business/market need that has resulted in commercial gain and/or benefit for the industry or local community. This year the criteria will have a focus on innovation throughout the COVID-19 pandemic. A submission is required for this award.

Criteria Weighting
Innovation - demonstrates how their company/agency differentiated or adapted in 2021 40%
Demonstrates the outcome and benefits for their company and/or the broader market 20%
Provides data or insights to demonstrate the commercial benefit 20%
The ‘wow’ factor – challenges the status quo 20%
Contribution to Community
Contribution to Community

Contribution to Community

This award is available to all customer groups. It is designed to recognise companies and individuals supporting not-for-profit organisations or initiatives in their local community – either through charitable donations or commitment to local community groups and initiatives. Please describe one initiative or program your company has spearheaded over the 2021 calendar year and how you have delivered against this. Please clearly describe the objective, the outcome and its value to the community. A submission is required for this award.

Criteria Weighting
Provided a clear objective of the community initiative/program 40%
Explained the outcome of the contribution and how it met the objective. Detailed the measurable benefit/value to the community or charity 40%
Outlined the reason for their company to partner with this particular charity 20%
Most Influential Woman in the Property Market
Most Influential Woman in the Property Market

Most Influential Woman in the Property Market

This award is available to all customer groups. It has been designed to recognise the exceptional women in the property industry, recognising their individual contribution through outstanding leadership, mentorship, service and marketing excellence. At their core, the winner of this award represents a culture of courage and innovation as they drive change within the industry. A submission is required for this award. To enter you must be a customer of realestate.com.au or realcommercial.com.au. 

Criteria Weighting
Demonstrates significant achievements and accomplishments of note within your organisation or the wider industry 25%
Quality of accomplishments and how this has positively impacted the representation and promotion of the property industry 25%
Clarity and quality of future ambitions empowering females within their organisation or the industry as a whole 25%
The ‘wow’ factor – challenges the status quo 25%
Wellbeing Initiative of the Year
Wellbeing Initiative of the Year

Wellbeing Initiative of the Year

This award is available to all customer groups. It is designed to recognise companies and individuals who have introduced wellbeing initiatives into the workplace. These initiatives have provided support to you and your teams and are focused on improving their health and wellbeing at work and in their personal lives. REA has partnered with wellness experts at Benny Button for this award.

Criteria Weighting
Provided a clear objective of the wellbeing initiative/program 40%
Explained the outcome of the initiative and how it met the objective - detailed the measurable benefit/value to their team/business 30%
Outlined the reason they chose this initiative for their business/team 30%