matthew bourn awarded RER australasian principal of the year 2014

The Australasian Real Estate Results Network Awards (ARERA) brings together the highest performing agencies from across Australia and New Zealand.  Within the network, the benchmarks are very high and members commit to excellence in all aspects of client service.  Each successful in their own right, member agencies are led by an inspirational group of Principals.  Winning Principal of theYear in 2014 is a highlight of Matthew's career to date.


jill henry awarded NSW agent of the year 2014

Jill Henry has been awarded NSW Agent of theYear 2014 at the 2014 Australian Real Estate Results Awards, held this month in Sydney. Competing with highly successful agents throughout NSW, this award recognises outstanding sales success.


mcconnell bourn named top independent in australia

mcconnell bourn, has been named top Boutique Independent of the Year at the 2013 Australian Real Estate Awards ceremony.

mcconnell bourn beat the likes of fellow category nominees, Eview Real Estate Partners, Marshall White & Co, Devine Real Estate and Robinson Property to win the nation-wide accolade.

Hosted by Real Estate Business, partnered with Domain, it is the only awards program open to all Australian sales agents, property managers and principals as well as industry networks, franchise groups and independent operations.

Matthew Bourn, principal at mcconnell bourn said the win was a major coup for the fast growing innovative agency.

“To even be nominated as one of the top boutique agencies in Australia is an honour, but to take out the category against some of these major players is a massive win and a testament to the mcconnell bourn team,” said Mr Bourn.

“We are extremely lucky to have an energetic and dedicated team that work closely together to deliver results for our clients. It is because of them that we have grown such a successful independent agency.

“The agency has come a long way from our humble beginnings back in 2000, and this award is a testament to that. We look forward to continuing to grow the agency within the market and maintain the standards we have become known for in the industry,” he said.


mcconnell bourn wins australasian agency of the year 2013 & 2012 

The awards, which are run by the Real Estate Results Network, celebrate the achievements of the group’s 32 independent real estate agency members from across Australia and New Zealand.  recognising outstanding achievements in the industry during 2012, with a strong focus on service excellence, community achievement and innovation.



mcconnell bourn wins australian boutique agency of the year award 2010 for the second year running!

lindfield based real estate agent, mcconnell bourn, scooped one of the industry’s most coveted awards – for the second time – at a glittering awards dinner held on monday at the sydney opera house. the fast growing agency was once again voted “boutique agency of the year 2010”, by their peers in the australian real estate results network.

principal, matthew bourn, accepting the award with his wife and business partner samantha, said “it is an extraordinary night for our staff, our customers and our company”. “to be awarded boutique agency of the year not once but twice in successive years is phenomenal and we are very proud and very very happy”!




mcconnell bourn wins coveted australasian boutique agency of the year award 2009!

mcconnell bourn, a member of australasia’s leading network of independent agencies, the real estate results network (rer) were recently awarded australasian boutique agency of the year 2009. competing against a select group of over 72 leading independent offices, with over 600 industry professionals throughout australia & new zealand, the award recognises the outstanding achievements & contributions made to the real estate profession & clients.

“given the very high standards required to be part of the rer network and the calibre of agencies that all were worthy of the title we are absolutely thrilled – for us, our staff and of course our customers” said matthew bourn. “obviously we think we’re rather good at what we do – but it’s quite another thing to be complimented and singled out for praise by some of your industry peers”.

the real estate results network provides us with access to advanced training programs, business management systems and proven commercial strategies all designed to produce optimum performance from our team and our business.  add to that a network of high performance (non-competing) real estate agencies who willingly share “best practice” strategies and you can begin to see why we consider membership of rer network to be one of the factors contributing to our success.  other exciting wins and nominations have included: 

principal of the year - finalist 2008 & 2009

best signboard design  - winner 2009

marketing campaign of the year - finalist 2009

support person of the year - finalist 2009

rising star agency of the year - winner 2007

boutique agency of the year - finalist 2008 



 mcconnell bourn are listed as 75th in the 2008 brw fast 100

mcconnell bourn have been awarded a place on brw’s fast 100 list for 2008, one of the fastest growing companies in australia. the brw fast 100 is a list of australia’s fastest-growing small & medium-sized businesses, ranking companies with up to 200 staff according to their average annual turnover growth over three years.