Awards for Excellence

The REIV Awards for Excellence recognise, reward and celebrate excellence in real estate.

REIV Members can participate in the annual Awards for Excellence by making a submission as per the eligibility criteria published every year. The Awards are an opportunity to celebrate your achievements, successes and initiatives over the past 12 months.


Award Categories & Eligibility Criteria 

Information Booklet

Entries Open

27 June

Entries Close

5 August

Finalists Announced

20 September

AFE Event - Crown Palladium

20 October




REIV Awards for Excellence 2021-  Finalists & Winners

Agency Awards


Best Website Award

  • Aston Commercial
  • Eview Group - WINNER
  • Nichols Crowder


Commercial Agency of the Year

  • Nichols Crowder (Carrum Downs| Mornington)
  • Tiga Commercial


Community Service Award

  • Compton Green
  • HomeGround Real Estate - WINNER
  • OBrien Real Estate
  • ​Shelter Real Estate

Corporate Promotion Award

  • Lowe Living 
  • Noel Jones Real Estate - WINNER
  • OBrien Real Estate


Innovation Award

  • Eview Group
  • Inner Real Estate
  • Listsocial
  • Network Pacific Real Estate - WINNER

Marketing and Communications Award

  • Compton Green
  • Facey Property -WINNER
  • Meadows Property Group

Project Marketing Award

  • Ararat Ballarat Real Estate | Lot 3 St Marnocks Road, Yalla-Y-Poora
  • Castran Gilbert | Bianco, Brighton - WINNER
  • OBrien Real Estate (Carrum Downs) | 1675 Stumpy Gully Road, Moorooduc

PropertyData Sales Agency of the Year - Metro

  • Kay & Burton (Flinders)
  • Peninsula Sotheby's International Realty
  • Whitefox Real Estate - WINNER


PropertyData Sales Agency of the Year - Regional

  • Cantwell Property Castlemaine - WINNER
  • Dungey Carter Ketterer
  • Jellis Craig Ballarat

Residential Marketing Award (Budget under $10k)

  • Blackbird & Wren Real Estate | Property: 115 Outlook Lane, Gisborne - WINNER
  • Collings Real Estate | Property: 23 McGregor Street, Fairfield
  • Noel Jones (Doncaster)  | Property: 438 Lygon Street, Carlton


Residential Marketing Award (Budget over $10k)

  • RT Edgar (Toorak) | Property: 4-5 Myvore Court, Toorak - WINNER 

Residential Property Management Team of the Year

  • McGrath (Greensborough|Eltham)
  • Network Pacific Real Estate - WINNER
  • Nicholas Lynch Rentals

Residential Sales Team of the Year

  • Blackbird & Wren Real Estate - WINNER
  • Inner Real Estate
  • McGrath (Greensborough|Eltham)
  • RT Edgar (Peninsula)
  • RT Edgar (Toorak)

Commercial & Industrial Gold Award for Overall Excellence

  • Fitzroys | Property: 23a Gladstone Street, Moonee Ponds 
  • Jones Lang LaSalle | Property: Eureka Skydeck - WINNER
  • Nichols Crowder (Moorabbin) | Property: 1238-1240 Nepean Hwy, Cheltenham

Small Residential Agency of the Year

  • Blackbird & Wren Real Estate
  • Keyhole Property Investments
  • Noel Jones (Mitcham) - WINNER

Medium Residential Agency of the Year

  • C+M Residential

  • O'Brien Real Estate (Cranbourne)
  • Woodards (Manningham) - WINNER


Large Residential Agency of the Year

  • Eview Group (Mornington Peninsula)
  • OBrien Real Estate (Carrum Downs | Chelsea) - WINNER
  • Reliance Real Estate


Individual Awards


President's Award

  • Bill Di Donna| Company: Gorman Kelly

Business Broker of the Year

  • John Kasapi | Company: Benchmark Business Sales & Valuations - WINNER
  • Choon Ng | Company: Xcllusive Business Sales Melbourne

Business Development Manager of the Year

  • Gabriela Ammendola | Company: GA Industrial & Commercial - WINNER
  • Melissa Hickson | Company: Prime Residential Property Management
  • Gary Liew | Company: Philip Webb Rentals

Buyers’ Agent of the Year

  • Mark Errichiello | Company : Master Advocates Real Estate Services
  • Melissa Opie | Company: Keyhole Property Investments
  • Miriam Sandkuhler | Company : Property Mavens - WINNER

Commercial Property Manager of the Year

  • Katherine Dean | Company : Miglic Dean
  • Silvana Di Camillo | Company : Network Pacific Real Estate - WINNER
  • Chad Kendall | Company : Facey Property


Commercial Salesperson of the Year

  • Luke Etherington | Company: Cushman & Wakefield
  • ​Daniel Eramo  | Company: CBRE
  • Stuart Taylor | Company: Jones Lang LaSalle - WINNER

Marketer of the Year

  • Amelia Acquaro | Company: Tiga Commercial
  • Antoinette Nido | Company: RT Edgar (Toorak)
  • Benjamin Roberts | Company: Blackbird & Wren Real Estate - WINNER

Operational Leadership Award

  • Rebecca Berry | Company: Belle Property St Kilda - WINNER
  • Katherine Di Natale | Company: Network Pacific Real Estate
  • Deb Merchan | Company: Impact Realty Group (Mt Eliza)

Operational Support Award

  • Amelia Acquaro | Company: Tiga Commercial
  • Rachel Boggs | Company: Caine Real Estate - WINNER

Outstanding New Agent of the Year 
  • Martin Leong  | Company: Tiga Commercial
  • Antoinette Nido | Company: RT Edgar (Toorak) - WINNER
  • Annamaria Stella | Company: TWIG Real Estate

Owners Corporation Manager of the Year

  • Stephen Briffa | Company: Network Pacific - WINNER
  • Michael Cimino | Company: Inner Owners Corporation

Property Valuer of the Year

  •  Adriano Russo | Company: CBRE - WINNER

Residential Property Manager of the Year 

  • Shae Lawrie | Company: Exclusive Property Management
  • Ashlee Sciberras | Company: Reliance Real Estate (Melton)
  • Wendy Steel | Company: Max Brown (Vic) - WINNER


Residential Property Manager of the Year (Executive)

  • Melissa Hickson | Company: Prime Residential Property Management - WINNER
  • Amy Lawson | Company: Impact Realty (Mornington)
  • Megan Wilson | Company: Nelson Alexander 

Residential Salesperson of the Year 

  • Taney Jain | Company: Reliance Sales - WINNER
  • Antoinette Nido | Company: RT Edgar (Toorak)
  • Michelle Stephens | Company: Obrien Real Estate Carrum Downs


Residential Salesperson of the Year (Executive)

  • Sarah Case | Company: RT Edgar (Toorak) 
  • Ravi Gupta | Company: Reliance Real Estate (Point Cook)
  • Mike Muncey | Company: Noel Jones Mitcham
  • Vicki Sayers | Company: RT Edgar (Peninsula) - WINNER



Create your point of difference
Recognition from the peak body in Victorian real estate is a major achievement and could be the difference to set you apart from competitors. All winners and finalists receive the REIV Awards for Excellence logo to help promote their success. 

Award categories to recognise the various facets of real estate 
The REIV continually reviews Award categories and criteria to ensure that all aspects of the sector are given due recognition. A wide range of Award categories are available so whether you are a Selling Agent, Owners Corporation Manager, Business Broker, Property Manager or someone focusing on Business Development, there is a category for you. Please review the Awards criteria document for details.

Entering is simple and free
The online portal makes it simple to enter the REIV Awards. Draft your submission at a time and place convinient to you. No fee is charged to enter a submission.