Media Contact

The REIA President is available for market commentary and current affairs affecting Australia’s real estate sector.

This includes but is not limited to: national sales and rental markets, housing supply and affordability, RBA decisions, ABS housing and lending statistics, housing matters before Federal Parliament and national real estate standards and integrity matters.

To arrange comment from REIA President Hayden Groves please contact:

Olwyn Conrau
REIA Media Consultant  

About Hayden

Hayden Groves, REIA President

Hayden Groves was elected President of REIA in December 2021.

Since 2015, Hayden served as REIA’s Deputy President and Chair of the REIA Finance, Risk and Audit Committee. He is also the immediate past President of the Real Estate Institute of Western Australia (REIWA) and past Real Estate Employers’ Federation (REEF) of Western Australia.

Hayden wants everyone to win in real estate: business, customers, governments, and the broader community and believes furthering industry excellence through Australia’s State and Territory Institutes is fundamental to achieving this goal. Hayden has owned and operated the leading independent Fremantle agency dethridgeGROVES since 2004. dethridgeGROVES excels in residential sales and property management and has been awarded the REIWA Large Agency of the Year 2020, Marketing and Communications Award 2020 and 2021; REIA Marketing and Communications Award 2021 and Rate My Agent Agency of the Year, Fremantle 2020 and 2021.

Hayden holds a Bachelor of Politics (Hons) from Monash University, is a licensed real estate agent, auctioneer, and is an Associate of REIA.