Harcourts Group Australia National Awards were presented live, in-person on Saturday 22 May with over 2,000 attending across five locations, and after the cancellation of live events in 2020, this year’s gala celebration made it a night for the record books. Western Australia sales consultant and Harcourts Applecross business owner Eric Hartanto was named #1 sales consultant in the State for the seventh time in a row. In a surprise live cross announcement, broadcast to all locations, Mr Hartanto was announced the #3 top performer across more than 1,600 sales consultants.
LtoR: Harcourts International CEO Steve Caradoc-Davies and Eric Hartanto
For Eric Hartanto, placing third nationally is a bonus after winning the top WA agent award.
“Winning this award validates all the hard work that we have put in for the whole year, to be the best and the most trusted real estate agent in WA,” said Mr Hartanto. “Being able to help WA homeowners to move on to their next stage of life and to help WA home buyers to find their dream home is why we get up every morning and do what we do with passion.”
After years of a flat real estate market, the past six months has rebounded extremely well, with strong buyer interest. “We never know how long this will last. So, for those thinking of selling, they should take advantage of this momentum and get their property into the market ASAP.
“I would like to thank my valued clients, my family, and my team at Harcourts Applecross and Harcourts WA, they all have given me the chance to live my passion and I thank them all sincerely from the bottom of my heart.
With close to $1 billion worth of sold properties, Eric Hartanto is consistently rated as Western Australia’s and Harcourts’ top real estate agent. An eight-time winner of the REIWA Grand Master Salesperson award, Mr Hartanto leads a team of experienced agents, handling transactions for individuals and developers.
As a prelude to the evening’s main event, CEO Marcus Williams joined the Queensland event to announce that Harcourts has continually increased market share and achieved the ranking of number two real estate brand across Australia.
Hosted by Harcourts Chief Auctioneer Christian Hamilton and supported by Harcourts Connect and the family of Harcourts Business Partners, The evening honoured the year’s outstanding performers across 33 categories in residential and commercial sales, property management, mortgage broking, client experience and business achievements.
Harcourts Applecross is located at Shop 2, 880 Canning Highway, Applecross, WA.