Portugal realtors win prestigious property awards

Real estate agency Exclusive Algarve Villas has won a prestigious award at the Europe & Africa Property Awards, which are run in association with CNBC Arabia.

The agency won the award in the category of Best Real Estate Agency in Portugal.

Two other real estate agencies in Portugal also won awards – Quinta Sales won in the category of Best Residential Real Estate Agency and Jones Lang LaSalle  in the category of Best Commercial Real Estate Agency.

The companies have been invited to join other winners at a gala dinner at the Marriot Hotel in Grosvenor Square in London on October 16, when they will receive their awards.

The event is part of the International Property Awards, which aim to honour the best real estate professionals around the world. 

Later this year, the winners from the Europe & Africa Property Awards will compete against other winning companies from Asia Pacific, UK, USA and Arabia to find the world’s best in each category.

The entries were judged by a panel of professionals from the property industry, which included Peter Bolton King, the group chief executive of the National Federation of Property Professionals, and Imtiaz Farookhi, the chief executive of the National House Building Council.