CBRE Secures Three Trophies at RICS Awards 2019 Australia

Jun 7, 2019 12:00 PM ET

MELBOURNE, June 7, 2019 /3BL Media/ - CBRE secured three major trophies at last night’s RICS Awards 2019 Australia, recognising the firm’s focus on innovation, sustainability and the delivery of exceptional client outcomes.
CBRE won the Innovation, Agency Team of the Year and Sustainability Project of the Year awards and was a finalist in two other categories.

The RICS Awards showcase the most inspirational initiatives and developments in land, real estate, construction and infrastructure.

CBRE’s Pacific President & CEO Phil Rowland said last night’s wins were a testament to the calibre of CBRE’s professionals and the company’s focus on client excellence. 

“These accolades recognise our market-leading teams and our dedication to delivering exceptional client results,” Mr Rowland said.

“It’s particularly pleasing to see our focus on innovation, technology and sustainability recognsied in this way, highlighting our approach to providing market leading solutions that support our people and add measurable value to our clients’ assets and portfolios.”

CBRE won the Innovation award for the development of Perspectives, a software and hardware platform for digital sales, leasing and property management. 

Perspectives focuses on the customer experience by elevating existing marketing material, utilising cutting edge touch technology combined with market leading immersive content. 

The Agency Team of the Year award was secured by CBRE Hotels, Australia’s largest hotel agency team, comprising dedicated offices and 17 personnel in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth and Cairns. 

An unparalleled track record in selling assets in regional locations with challenging market conditions has been one of the team’s hallmarks as has its tenacity in finding new capital first.

The Sustainability Project of the Year award was secured for Cbus Property’s 140 William Street office and retail precinct in Perth.

CBRE has successfully implemented several sustainability initiatives to improve the environmental performance of 140 William Street, including water savings and innovative waste management solutions. 

CBRE’s George Place team was also a finalist for Property Management Team of the Year, while CBRE Project Manager Phuong Le was a finalist for Young Achiever of the Year.  

RICS is the world's leading professional body for qualifications and standards in land, property and construction, with circa 125,000 qualified members across almost 150 countries.

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CBRE Group, Inc. (NYSE:CBRE), a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 company headquartered in Los Angeles, is the world’s largest commercial real estate services and investment firm (based on 2018 revenue). The company has more than 90,000 employees (excluding affiliates) and serves real estate investors and occupiers through more than 480 offices (excluding affiliates) worldwide. CBRE offers a broad range of integrated services, including facilities, transaction and project management; property management; investment management; appraisal and valuation; property leasing; strategic consulting; property sales; mortgage services and development services. Please visit our website at

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