Leading franchise real estate network Harcourts Group Australia has appointed seasoned real estate professional Karmen Costigan as Head of Property Management Australia. She brings with her over 20 years’ experience in the real estate industry, working across the USA and Australia’s eastern states.
“We are thrilled to welcome Karmen to our awesome Property Management team,” said Marcus Williams, CEO, Harcourts Group Australia. “Property management underpins our wealth and at Harcourts we, with Karmen’s guidance, will continue to develop our vision and value proposition to our teams, our clients and our business partners across Australia.”
In Ms Costigan’s most recent role, her team was a finalist for the 2020 and 2021 REB Awards Training and Education Program of the Year. She holds a Bachelor of Education and is excited to bring her teaching and online learning expertise to the Harcourts offering.
“Building a successful learning experience goes way beyond content creation,” she said. “Our focus is on accountability, mastery and, in conjunction with the amazing Harcourts Academy team, I am confident that we have a place to nurture and support the best property management professionals in the industry.”
Prior to this, Ms Costigan was a consultant to Ray White Queensland’s principals, helping to increase the business’ profitability and working across network performance, sales, property management, and BDM training and mentoring.
Ms Costigan is passionate about supporting and challenging business owners to consider their futures and integrate technology that can push them towards increased efficiency.
“Harcourts is dedicated to delivering technology that will allow us to measure and mentor property management businesses like never before. It’s certainly a very exciting time to be joining this global network and I am proud to have a national team of industry experts to support us in achieving our vision,” she said.