The Actual Property Institute of Queensland (REIQ) has appointed 16 Zone Chairs to lend their voice and native insights on actual property points within the state’s largest property markets.
REIQ Chief Government Officer Antonia Mercorella stated the Zone Chairs would fulfil an important function for the REIQ, representing the organisation at an area stage and making certain the Queensland peak physique retains its finger on the heart beat all through the state.
The Zone Chairs will fulfil a two-year time period in 2024 and 2025.
“Queensland has such a extremely decentralised inhabitants, and so by nature is house to a sequence of fairly completely different actual property markets,” Ms Mercorella stated.
“Simply because the Brisbane market doesn’t essentially mirror Sydney or Melbourne, we recognise that what’s occurring in Queensland’s south-east nook actual property market gained’t all the time be the case in regional markets.
“That’s why we guarantee all of Queensland’s main actual property markets have native illustration, offering first-hand perspective and perception in regards to the gross sales and rental markets.
“Importantly, our Zone Chairs are the native face of the REIQ all through Queensland, and supply boots-on-the-ground illustration for our members in all corners of our state.
“They’re an integral a part of the chain, representing their actual property group’s must us and sharing our imaginative and prescient with our members.
“I’m thrilled to announce the REIQ Zone Chair cohort for 2024-25 – our native ambassadors and regional voices for the actual property occupation.”
REIQ Zone Chairs 2024-25 are:
- Brisbane Northern Suburbs: Samantha Ellis (first time period)
- Brisbane Southern Suburbs/Logan: Christie Smith (first time period)
- Brisbane Japanese Suburbs: Julie Harris
- Brisbane Western Suburbs: Peter Could (first time period)
- Bundaberg: Kirralea Whittle
- Caboolture/Redcliffe: Scott Lachmund (first time period)
- Cairns: Tom Quaid
- Fraser Coast: Kim Carter
- Gladstone: Celina Solis (first time period)
- Gold Coast: Andrew Henderson
- Ipswich: Andrew Kenman
- Mackay: Allison Cunningham
- Rockhampton: Noel Livingston
- Sunshine Coast: Matt Diesel
- Toowoomba/Darling Downs: Daniel Burrett
- Townsville: Benjamin Kingsberry
Ms Mercorella additionally thanked the outgoing Zone Chairs for his or her dedication and assist.