In a completely stunning move the REIQ has delivered its own death blow to its fledgling property listing website at reiq.com by imposing a $25 per sales listing fee and a $10 rental listing fee on all members. With no cap placed on these fees some offices would be expected to pay more than what they do for realestate.com.au. The news of this fee was being rolled out was 4 or 5 paragraphs deep in a letter from REIQ CEO Anton Kardash.
Last night the 2011 REIA National Awards for Excellence was held at the Marriott Resort on the Gold Coast and First National Real Estate Nerang was awarded the 2011 REIA Australian Medium Residential Agency of the Year . The National Awards for Excellence are the pinnacle awards in our industry and are a celebration honouring Australia’s most outstanding performers in the real estate profession. This is the second year in a row that Nerang First National has been been accorded the real estate industry’s highest accolade.
Every year the Real Estate Institute of Queensland (REIQ) hold their Awards of Excellence which celebrate the best of the best in the real estate industry across the state. The awards cover all members of the REIQ across all real estate groups, franchise groups and independents.