NAFE 2023: Winners Announced

The NAFE 2023 winners have been announced! Congratulations to our well-deserving winners who have achieved the most prestigious award recognition in the real estate industry.

Over 300 finalists and supporters came from across Australia to celebrate NAFE, hosted by REIWA in beautiful Perth.

NAFE 23 Finalists were drawn from 2022 winners of State and Territory Real Estate Institute’s Awards for Excellence (AFEs) who are then judged by an independent practitioner panel against stringent NAFE criteria.

NAFE 2023 featured 21 categories across all aspects of the real estate sector including residential and commercial agencies, sales and leasing, buyer’s agents, community service, innovation and communications and property management.

See our winners below.


President’s Award

Chris McGregor

State: TAS

Agency: 4one4 Property Co

Achievement Award

Claudia Brooks

State: NSW

Agency: Porters House Buyers Agent

Business Broker of the Year

Nikki Katz

State: SA

Agency: The Business Sales Agency

Business Development Manager of the Year

Nathan Moore

State: SA

Agency: Harris Real Estate


Buyers' Agent of the Year

Amanda Gould

State: NSW

Agency: HighSpec Properties


Community Service Award

Harcourts Huon Valley Hilltop Hike

State: TAS


Innovation Award

The Property Collective

State: ACT


Marketer of the Year Award

Nick Bond

State: TAS

Agency: Harcourts Huon Valley


Marketing and Communications Award

Independent Property Group

State: ACT


Operational Leadership Award

Tara Stokes

State: SA

Agency: Ouwens Casserly

Operational Support Award

Amy Blackburn

State: VIC

Agency:McGrath Estate Agents


Commercial Agency of the Year

State: VIC


Commercial Property Manager of the Year

Nathanial Barbagallo

State: NSW

Agency: Colliers International 


Commercial Salesperson of the Year

Matthew Winter

State: ACT

Agency:Colliers ACT


Large Residential Agency of the Year

Harris Real Estate

State: SA


Medium Residential Agency of the Year

Harcourts Huon Valley

State: TAS


Residential Property Management Team of the Year

The Property Collective

State: ACT

Residential Property Manager of the Year

Kristy Copping

State: WA

Agency: Perth Property Management 

Residential Sales Team of the Year

RT Edgar Peninsula

State: VIC

Residential Salesperson of the Year

David Highland

State: NSW

Agency: Highland Property Agents Pty Ltd

Small Residential Agency of the Year

Blackshaw Queanbeyan and Jerrabomberra

State: ACT