REIV Sponsors 2014
Sponsorship packages for 2015 will be available shortly. Please contact the REIV for further information.
|Smarthouse Fire Solutions|
|Real Estate Career Developers|
|Sothertons Chartered Accountants|
Event Sponsor - Direct Connect
Direct Connect is the largest and most recognised utility connection company in Australia, servicing tenants and home owners throughout the real estate market, with offices in NSW, QLD, SA, WA and VIC.
Direct Connect offers a free, no-obligation service connecting electricity, gas, telephone, internet, pay TV, insurance, removalists, cleaning and home maintenance.
Direct Connect and the REIV’s partnership is now entering its third year. This partnership has strengthened Direct Connect's position in the market by identifying the needs of the evolving real estate market.
During this time, Direct Connect has implemented first-to-market tools assisting agencies to maintain and grow their competitive edge through value-added, no-risk moving solutions for your tenant and home buyers, while increasing revenue to principals and to property managers.
Its service guarantee is unmatched in the industry and protects the most important assets in your company: your people and your brand.
Highest connection commission guarantee
Your personalised Direct Connect Visa debit card to use as part of your online rewards program
Dedicated local relationship manager supporting your office. Platinum Connect is a specialised connection product for clients buying or selling a property.
For any questions about Direct Connect please call 1300 664 715 and one of our member services managers will be happy to direct your call to your local relationship/account manager.
Event Sponsor - Smarthouse Fire Solutions
As the REIV’s Preferred Supplier for smoke alarm maintenance, Smarthouse Fire Solutions is trusted by many hundreds of REIV member agencies throughout Victoria, and services approximately 1 in 4 Victorian rental properties. They are also recognised as the leader in innovation and service procedure for agencies. This means you get a highly efficient and technologically advanced service at a very cost effective rate.
Smarthouse is a specialist at developing risk management strategy’s for smoke alarm maintenance and to this end can provide customised copyright documentation for landlords and tenants to inform them of potential exposure and use when implementing the service. In addition, Smarthouse holds some of the most extensive insurance policies in the industry.
Smarthouse also offers the assurance of many years of experience in the real estate industry. Key staff have firsthand experience in this space and can competently and efficiently set up the service in any real estate office throughout Victoria. Their experience with real estate databases is unprecedented in the smoke alarm sector.
If you’re not using the trusted and recommended supplier to Victoria’s top agencies and the REIV – you simply playing with fire…
Event Sponsor - Real Estate Career Developers
We are professionals in recruitment, specialising in the real estate industry.
Staffing can be time consuming and costly so it is important that you enlist the help of experts who understand your business.
Integrate. With an established and flourishing network developed with proven strategies to connect candidates and clients, Real Estate Career Developers has made its mark across Melbourne. Integrate, to us, means understanding the business, its culture, the candidate and what is specifically required for a position.
That's our expertise.
Investigate. RECD thoroughly researches all the options so that you can choose with confidence. Our process ensures a perfect match between successful candidates and leading companies. We do the investigating for you so you can focus on success.
Replicate. Perfection is the repetition of success. Having proven ourselves to be at the forefront of the real estate career marketplace, we are repeatedly matching professional staff with successful real estate businesses.
Team. At RECD, we are very clear on the power of team work. Our own business has grown recently and we have once again proved our skills at creating a team that works in synergy. Our team will work with your real estate business to find a fit for your culture and encourage the growth of your business. Candidates that fit more effectively and stay longer. In this way, RECD is a catalyst for the growth of your business.
You can get back to business with just one call: 9852 3845.
Event Sponsor - Sothertons Chartered Accountants
Imagine working with a chartered accountant and business adviser who understands your industry.
Sothertons has 30 years' experience working in property and real estate with architects, builders, developers, real estate agents, civil engineers and allied industries, including renovators and product suppliers. So we do understand.
What sets Sothertons apart is a genuine working partnership with our clients. Our expertise in your industry means we understand your business operations in every area. You will be able to plot the key drivers of your business, see clearly the relationship between decisions and performance, and stay ahead of your competition. It's that simple.
Specialist property and real estate practice services include:
Industry benchmarking and KPI management
Cash flow management
Working capital management
Budgets and forecasts
Recession survival strategies
Risk management and internal audit.
Working in your industry means we can talk in your language about the things that are important to you.
Call Robert Lissauer at Sothertons today on 9820 6400 to discuss your business needs.
Event Sponsor - REI Super
is the Industry Super Fund for the real estate sector and is the fund of choice for those working in the property sector.
As an industry fund, REI Super pays no commissions to financial advisers, returns profit to members and is focused on providing a 'Lifetime of Difference' to members.
REI Super maximises your retirement benefits by:
Returning all profits to Members
Providing high quality Member benefits and services tailored to members needs
Achieving excellence in investment performance and management
Operating with the highest ethical standards
REI Super currently has more than 32,000 Members and manages over $820 million in assets and has looked after the superannuation of its members for over 35 years.
We know that real estate professionals generally earn most of their income in commission and that this, not just their retainer, which needs to be insured through Salary Continuance Insurance. REI Super offer members income protection to cover salary, commissions and bonuses as well as life and total and permanent disability insurance.
Members have flexible investment choice, receive regular updates on Fund performance and have options to obtain financial advice and information.
Employers have access to our online payment system as well as a Free clearing house service which saves businesses both time and money looking after their superannuation responsibilities. In addition REI Super provides education and other materials to support you and your staff in better understanding superannuation.
REI Super works closely with all major real estate institutes, franchises and employer bodies across Australia.
1300 13 44 33
Event Sponsor - Macquarie Bank
Macquarie Relationship Banking has spent more than 20 years supporting the residential, commercial and strata industries with tailor-made banking solutions that not only help you manage your cashflow, but help free up your time. Macquarie is all about providing support that can make a real difference to your business success and growth.
Macquarie's business banking solutions include:
rent roll and equity lending to finance business growth and acquisition
automated, streamlined rent and levy payment collection using
DEFT Payments System
and wireless EFTPOS terminals
Active Banking for efficient online deposit and transaction banking, including day-to-day, trust, sales and investment and at-call accounts
integration with a range of management software systems, streamlining your back-office processes
arranging personal wealth planning with Macquarie Private Wealth
Call 1800 441 736 to be connected with a property banking specialist in your region.
This information has been prepared by Macquarie Bank Limited ABN 46 008 583 542 AFSL & Australian Credit Licence 237502 for general information purposes only, without taking into account any potential investors' personal objectives, financial situation or needs. You should obtain a Product Disclosure Statement (PDS) available from us and consider that PDS before making any decision about whether to acquire that particular financial product. You should obtain financial, legal and taxation advice before making any financial investment decision. All lending is subject to Macquarie’s credit criteria and settlement times may vary.
Event Sponsor - Rockend
Rockend, the leader in property software, has provided property solutions to real estate agents and strata managers in Australia and New Zealand for over 30 years. With a client base of over 4300, over 15,000 industry professionals trust Rockend not only as a software provider but also as a business partner.
Rockend develops and supports four core products; REST Professional (property management), fileSMART (electronic document management), STRATA Master (strata management) and Property Tree; Australia’s first cloud based property management application.
We’re here for the long term and enjoy helping you as your business grows.
If you think like us,
T 1300 657 700