At the RateMyAgent 2018 Agent of the Year Awards, Harcourts Group Australia was recognised nationally as the Large Agency Network of the Year and took out Top Agent in two cities and Top Agency in two states.
The awards, held 22 February in Melbourne, are the largest real estate awards in Australia, and recognise those agents and agencies that have ranked the highest based on customer reviews and feedback.
Top Agency - State
Harcourts Sergeant, owned by Matt & Mersini Sergeant, in South Australia
Harcourts Alliance, owned by Ben & Lisa Bernacki, in Western Australia
Top Agent of the Year - City
Kathleen Fry, Harcourts South Coast - Victor Harbour, in South Australia
Kim Durrand, Harcourts Warragul, in Victoria
Top Agency of the Year – City
Harcourts Busselton, owned by Craig Edwards , in Western Australia
Harcourts Launceston, owned by Tony Morrison, Jeremy Wilkinson & Kate Littlejohn, in Tasmania
Harcourts South Coast – Victor Harbour, owned by Sam & Mark Forde, in South Australia
“We are so proud of everyone who was rated #1 in their area,” said Marcus Williams, Harcourts Group Australia CEO. “Across the Harcourts franchise network in Australia of 400-plus offices our shared vision is for the Harcourts experience to be recognised as the finest in real estate for our team, our business partners and our clients.”
Altogether 70 Harcourts sales consultants were named Top Agents in their suburbs and Harcourts was ranked the Top Agency brand in three cities and 118 suburbs.
The RateMyAgent Agent of the Year Awards compare over 32,000 agents and agencies across the country. They highlight the leading real estate agents and agencies in each suburb, city and state across Australia, and on a national level.
The awards, which are in their fourth year, are a major customer choice awards for the real estate industry in Australia. Rather than being judged by industry peers, the awards are calculated based on the reviews that customers provide on the RateMyAgent website.