Barfoot & Thompson won the award for best real estate company in the world at International Property Media Ltd’s awards in London on Monday.
The agency also won the New Zealand categories for best lettings agency, best in marketing for the Nugent Rise project in Auckland, best agency over 20 offices and best agency website.
The awards are open to residential & commercial property professionals around the globe.
Other best in category & award winners (runners up) in the New Zealand section were:
Property consultancy: Best, CBRE; award, JLL
Real estate agency: Best, Bayleys Realty Group; award, JLL
Marketing: Awards, Bayleys, Prestige Real Estate International Ltd
Agency over 20 offices: Award, Bayleys
Harcourts takes Reader’s Digest award
Meanwhile, back home, Harcourts International Ltd has won the Reader’s Digest quality service gold award in real estate sales for the second consecutive year.
The Reader’s Digest awards are decided through a survey by Catalyst Market Research Ltd. 1500 respondents were asked to nominate a service provider in up to 41 categories, including real estate sales. To qualify to vote on a category, respondents must have used a service provider from that industry.
Harcourts clients gave the agency an average star rating of 4.7 out of 5. Harcourts has also won the Reader’s Digest most trusted award every year since 2013.
Attribution: International Property Media, agency releases.