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 Closed 5pm on Friday 6 August 2021
Finalists Announced See the list
Awards for Excellence
Winners Announced
This year’s Awards for Excellence winners will be announced at a virtual event. Details available shortly



The 2020 Awards were about boosting your online profile and sharing your success with your network. We are excited to showcase your achievements and help discover new opportunities. Leaf through our interactive magazine to click and share the winner reveal videos and participate in a celebration of the Victorian real estate sector. 


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.              



REIV Awards for Excellence 2021-  Finalists

Agency Awards


1. Best Website Award

  • Aston Commercial
  • Eview Group
  • Nichols Crowder


2. Commercial Agency of the Year

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


3. Community Service Award

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

4. Corporate Promotion Award

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


5. Innovation Award

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

6. Marketing and Communications Award

  • Compton Green
  • Facey Property
  • Meadows Property Group

7. Large Residential Agency of the Year

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

8. Medium Residential Agency of the Year

  • C+M Residential
  • O'Brien Real Estate (Cranbourne)
  • Woodards (Manningham)

9. Small Residential Agency of the Year

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

10. Project Marketing Award

  • Ararat Ballarat Real Estate
  • Castran Gilbert
  • OBrien Real Estate (Carrum Downs)

11. PropertyData Sales Agency of the Year - Metro

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


12. PropertyData Sales Agency of the Year - Regional

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

13. Residential Marketing Award (Budget under $10k)

  • Blackbird & Wren Real Estate
  • Collings Real Estate
  • Noel Jones (Doncaster)


14. Residential Marketing Award (Budget over $10k)

  • Only one entry met the required benchmark. Winner will be announced directly. 

15. Residential Property Management Team of the Year

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

16. Residential Sales Team of the Year

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

Individual Awards


17. Business Broker of the Year

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

16. Business Development Manager of the Year

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

17. Buyers’ Agent of the Year

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

18. Commercial Property Manager of the Year

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


19. Commercial Salesperson of the Year

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

20. Marketer of the Year

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

21. Operational Leadership Award

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

22. Operational Support Award

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

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

24. Owners Corporation Manager of the Year

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

25. Property Valuer of the Year

  •  Only one entry met the required benchmark. Winner will be announced directly. 

26. 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)


27. Residential Property Manager of the Year (Executive)

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

28. Residential Salesperson of the Year 

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


29. 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)