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  • INDUSTRY NEWS

    REINSW 2019 Awards for Excellence finalists announced

    The Real Estate Institute of New South Wales (REINSW) has announced the finalists for its annual Awards for Excellence. Now in its 22nd year, the Awards for Excellence is the largest and most respected industry awards in NSW and recognises the best, bravest and brightest work across the industry. REINSW President, Leanne Pilkington, said the quality of applicants gets better…

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  • Real Estate News

    The best of the best on show at AREC’s Australasian Auctioneering Competition

    After the resounding success of last year’s inaugural competition, the AREC Australasian Auctioneering competition has now established itself as an integral part of the Australian Real Estate Conference. Under the direction of AREC founder John McGrath, the competition was judged by an independent panel of four, who awarded the AREC 2019 Australasian Auctioneer to New South Welshman, Jason Andrew from…

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  • FRANCHISE NEWS

    McGrath recruit James Hayashi to lead and grow Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs sales team

    McGrath Estate Agents have announced that James Hayashi has joined the company in the newly created role of Regional Sales Leader for its high-performing sales team located across Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs footprint. Mr Hayashi brings more than 13 years’ experience across many sectors of the real estate industry from sales, auctioneering, recruitment and sales management. Kon Stathopoulos, Head of Company…

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  • FRANCHISE NEWS

    Cunninghams holds Inaugural Conference and Awards 2018

    Cunninghams held their Inaugural Elevate and Evolve Conference at Manly Pavilion on Thursday, 2 August. The day was aimed at elevating the Cunninghams business in line with an ever-evolving real estate landscape, while equipping team members with even more knowledge and motivation to keep exceeding client expectations. Now in its 27th year of business, Cunninghams has weathered and grown through…

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  • INDUSTRY NEWS

    The Agency partner with superannuation startup

    Superestate, the first non-SMSF superannuation fund to invest in residential property, has partnered with The Agency, appointing the network’s property management team to manage the first investment. The model sees members choose either a 25 per cent or 50 per cent exposure to residential property as the Superestate team builds a national residential property portfolio. The team behind Superestate includes…

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  • Elite Agent

    ‘Not a buyers market just yet’: More auctions but a mixed outlook for Super Saturday

    As “Super Saturday” warms up for 2018, one leading auctioneer is tipping that the previously hot Sydney sellers’ market is actually cooling in favour of buyers. Leading auctioneer, Damien Cooley of Cooley Auctions, says with his team set to put 108 homes under the hammer this Saturday, the significant weekend will set the tone for the year in real estate.…

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  • INDUSTRY NEWS

    Laing+Simmons’ Leanne Pilkington announced as new REINSW president

    The Real Estate Institute of New South Wales has elected Leanne Pilkington as President of the industry body, effective immediately for a two-year term. REINSW CEO Tim McKibbin said Ms Pilkington’s major strength was her ability to connect with people right across the industry. “Leanne’s charismatic style and strong leadership skills will see her focus on our lobbying efforts,” Mr…

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  • INDUSTRY NEWS

    Agents Get Together For The Second Time For Real Estate Sleep Out

    Auctioneer Damien Cooley is calling for the real estate industry to sleep on the iconic Bondi Beach for one night on July 24 to help raise $500,000 for charity. Known as the Real Estate Sleep Out and held for the second time, this year’s event is looking at getting 500 agents to raise half a million dollars for Father Chris…

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  • Elite Agent

    The Block: Behind the scenes

    The popular television show ‘The Block’, after 10 seasons is a significant pillar in Australia’s renovation culture of buying, ‘doing up’ and selling property. Most of us interested in property follow the transformations as well as the contestant’s highs and lows; and this weekend will bring the climax of Season 11 when five newly renovated properties go under the hammer.…

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  • INDUSTRY NEWS

    Michelle Bridges to Lead High Impact Event

    Australian fitness guru Michelle Bridges will head a stellar line-up of inspirational speakers at the sixth annual List, Sell, Negotiate event. Hosted by high-performance real estate speaker, trainer and coach Josh Phegan and top auctioneer Damien Cooley from industry- leading Cooley Auctions, the event gives real estate agents the chance to reinvigorate and fuel themselves for success in 2016. “List,…

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