AIPP Awards 2011

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On Friday 11th March 2011 the successful winners of the AIPP Awards 2011 were revealed in front of a live consumer audience at A Place in the Sun Live, Earls Court London.

Now in their third year these annual independent awards focus on customer service, rewarding excellence and professionalism whilst setting new benchmarks for the international property market. Uniquely, the AIPP Awards run not for profit.

And the winners are...

Best Small Agent – Single Country
SPC Overseas Realty 

Best Small Agent – Multi Country
Rivermead Global 

Best Large Agent – Single Country    
Windrush Alliance 

Best Large Agent – Multi Country
Property Frontiers

Best Developer – Western Europe
TM Real Estate Group

Best Developer – Central & Eastern Europe
Akbuk Resort Group

Best Developer – The Americas
Invest in Brazil

Best Developer – Africa, Asia & Australasia
Monopoly Property Group

Most Outstanding Example of Customer Service (Agents & Developers)
Rivermead Global

Most Outstanding Example of Customer Service (Service Providers)
Survey Spain

Most Transparent Marketing Campaign
Colordarcy Investment

Our judges were put in the position of the international property buyer, posing the question: “What do I want to see in a company to reassure me that they will deliver?” Questions facing entrants included  the due diligence processes in advance of selling, the transparency of the marketing and the successful delivery of promised service to clients, as well as the importance of staff training.

We were very pleased to add that Christopher Hamer, the Ombudsman for Estate Agents, had again agreed to be Chair of the independent judging panel. Judging took place on 17th February and the judging panel were:

Sue Ash, Ash Communications
Cliff Casey, On Plan Marketing
Peter Esders, Chebsey & Co       
Shameem Golamy, Rightmove Overseas
Jack Goulding, University of Central Lancashire
Jonnie Irwin, A Place in the Sun: Home or Away?
Nigel Lewis,
Guy Tolhurst, Intelligent Partnership
Mark Rickard, HiFX Plc
Richard Way, A Place in the Sun
Andrew Willoughby, Kinnell Holdings

The AIPP Awards are wholly owned and organised by the AIPP. They are an independent, not-for-profit initiative to reward customer service excellence in the international property sector. For more information, please contact the AIPP direct on +44 (0)20 3207 9095 or


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