Our Awards

National Property Buyers are one of Australia’s most awarded buyer’s agents

National Property Buyers prides itself on delivering exceptional customer service and we are excited to have that service recognised by industry-leading bodies through their independent and prestigious awards programs.

Melbourne Awards

REB 2024

Buyers Agency of the Year


We are very excited to announce that we have been shortlisted as a finalist in the REB Awards 2024 for Buyers Agency of the Year. 

This is our second year we have been named as a finalist for the category and our 7th finalist position for the REB Awards overall.

The REB Awards is an exciting nationwide recognition program that showcases outstanding individuals and businesses positively shaping the growth and development of Australia’s real estate sector.

Our Director, Antony Bucello said he is very proud of the team and the outstanding service they deliver to their clients. He also said that it is an honour to be named alongside some of the best of the best in real estate.

REIV 2023

Buyer’s Agent of the Year


We are excited to announce that Antony Bucello is shortlised as a finalist for the 2023 Real Estate Institute of Victoria (REIV) Awards for Excellence in the Buyer’s Agent of the Year category.

The REIV awards recognise, reward and celebrate excellence in real estate practices and professionalism across multiple disciplines. It is great to be recognised for the second time by the peak body in Victorian real estate.


REB 2023

Buyer’s Agent of the Year


Antony Bucello was named as a finalist in the REB Awards for Buyer Agent of the Year for the fifth time.

The REB Awards consistently recognise the top-performing real estate agents and businesses nationwide, year after year, by highlighting their achievements and honouring their contributions to the industry. 

Grace Ormsby, editor of REB, commented: “This year we’ve been blown away by the quality of submissions for the REB Awards. It’s been an interesting 12 months for the industry, and it is wonderful to be able to recognise those professionals who are going above and beyond in the call of duty to their clients.”

Antony is humbled to be recognised at this level and would like to thank his team for their support and dedication.


REB 2022

Buyer’s Agency of the Year


The REB Awards are celebrating 10 years of awarding the industry’s finest professionals and we are excited that in our first year being nominated for Buyer Agency of the Year we have been selected as a finalist.

The REB awards have acknowledged the exceptional accomplishments of driven and enthusiastic professionals across all facets of the real estate industry and provided a platform for their achievements to be recognised for 10 years.


REB 2022

Buyer’s Agent of the Year


Antony Bucello was named as a finalist in the REB Awards for Buyer Agent of the Year for the fourth time.

REB deputy editor Grace Ormsby said this year’s finalists are leading the way for real estate excellence across Australia, and deserve to be recognised for their pursuits over a particularly challenging 12-month period.

“To be named as a finalist places professionals and businesses among an elite group of performers.” Ms Ormsby said.


reb 2021

Buyer’s Agent of the Year


National Property Buyers was shortlisted for the REB Awards for the third time. Antony Bucello was named as a finalist in the REB Awards for Buyer Agent of the Year.

After a rigorous judging process, 252 finalists have been named across 31 categories for the 2021 REB Awards, with Principal Partner ListReady.

This awards program recognises the best of the best in real estate sales and property management, and bestows the most coveted awards for Australia’s agents, networks, innovators, leaders and property managers.


mybusiness 2020

Property Business of the Year


National Property Buyers, Victoria has been shortlisted for the MyBusiness Awards 2020 in the category Property Business of the Year. The MyBusiness Awards is the benchmark for excellence in Australia and the largest independent awards program celebrating SME business owners and professionals. 

Award recipients represent a true cross-section of the SME industry, recognising the best of the best, highlighting and celebrating outstanding achievements and providing winners with a desirable accolade. 

“This year’s MyBusiness Awards carry more weight than ever, given the unparalleled hardship small- to medium-business owners have experienced since the onset of 2020,” said MyBusiness editor Maja Garaca Djurdjevic. 

“That is precisely why we feel honoured to have this opportunity to celebrate business owners and shine a spotlight on those that have gone above and beyond to keep their businesses running and offer outstanding service and support to their customers and the Australian community at large. 

Antony Bucello, our Director said that he was humbled that National Property Buyers Victoria was recognised and is proud of his team and their continued contributions in what has been a difficult and challenging time in Victoria.

REIV 2019

Buyer’s Agent of the Year


We are thrilled that Antony Bucello was shortlisted as one of the top three Buyer Agents in Melbourne in the prestigious REIV Awards for Excellence. The REIV awards recognises and celebrates excellence in real estate practices and professionalism.

This award has a rigorous selection process the finalists must pass to determine if they will be in the running. Gil King the CEO of the Real Estate Institute of Victoria commented that he was excited at the incredible high standard that REIV members were achieving.

“I am humbled to shortlisted as one of the Top 3 Buyer Agents in Victoria and I wish to thank the REIV for recognising my years of dedication to my clients and the industry.”

REB 2019

Buyer’s Agent of the Year


National Property Buyers was shortlisted for the REB Awards 2019 for the second year running. Antony Bucello was named as a finalist in the REB Awards for Buyer Agent of the Year.

Celebrating its seventh year, the REB Awards, in partnership with ListReady, is Australia’s largest independent awards program for the real estate industry, recognising the best of the best in real estate sales and property management. The finalist list, which was announced on 18 July 2019, features over 250 high-achieving real estate professionals across 30 categories.

“This year’s winners and finalists are creating a benchmark of excellence for their peers and the generations to come,” said Phillip Tarrant, executive editor of REB. “That’s an exceptional personal achievement which plays a significant part in shaping the direction of the real estate industry.“On behalf of REB, congratulations on your national recognition, and for championing the innovation and outstanding services which is pushing the real estate industry forward.”

YIP 2018

Buyers Agents


Congratulations, National Property Buyers Victoria is a Finalist in the Property Investors Awards for the category of Buyers Agents. There were over 40 entries in that category and the judges shortlisted down to 14 finalists.

The Property Investors Awards by Your Investment Property seek to establish a benchmark for excellence in the industry, allowing investors to reference Australia’s top performers and what they’re doing right. These property professionals, including agents, brokers, advisors and property managers, are the ones who help make investing in real estate a seamless, profitable experience. They assist us as we navigate the complex waters of building wealth through property, and help us to avoid making costly mistakes – while growing our wealth along the way.

REB 2018

Buyer’s Agent of the Year


National Property Buyers has been shortlisted for the prestigious Real Estate Business Awards 2018.

Antony Bucello has been shortlisted as a finalist in the “Buyer’s Agent of the Year” and is in the running to take out one of Australia’s most coveted industry awards at the nationally recognised Real Estate Business Awards.

Now in its sixth consecutive year, the Real Estate Business Awards recognises the achievements of the industry’s leading agents, networks, innovators, lenders and property managers across 27 categories.

REB managing editor Tim Neary said that the REB Awards is the biggest event of the year in Australian real estate, and is a benchmark for success.

“The awards are the most sought-after business awards for the real estate industry in Australia,” Mr Neary said.

YIP 2018

Top Buyer’s Agent


National Property Buyers is excited to announce that Director and State Manager of Victoria, Antony Bucello has been named one of Australia’s top 10 advisers in Your Investment Property magazine’s Top Buyer’s Agent Awards. This is a highly sought-after industry accolade and we are very proud that Antony has taken out the 8th position.

The top 10 were calculated using Your Investment Property magazine’s unique methodology, which took into consideration a number of important figures from the past 12 months to establish the best overall buyer’s agents. These figures included new client numbers, repeat clients, total value of properties purchased and number of properties purchased.

“Winning this award tells me that my determination to work hard and my ‘never give up’ mentality pays off. I have invested an enormous amount of time and effort to be a reputable and successful Buyers Agent and being recognised as a Top 10 is something that I am very proud of.

Accreditations and Memberships

Real Institute of Victoria


Established in 1936, the Real Estate Institute of Victoria (REIV) is the peak representative body for real estate practitioners in Victoria.

The REIV provides information and guidance on matters relating to real estate laws and regulations. The Institute leads and represents the industry when lobbying government on matters related to real estate. REIV Members are required to hold certain qualifications and to undertake a Continuing Professional Development Program. All REIV Members follow an industry Code of Conduct and Rules of Practice in acting ethically, honestly and fairly. 

Real Estate Buyers Agents Association of Australia


The Real Estate Buyers Agents Association of Australia (REBAA) was established in 2000 with the goal to raise the profile of the industry and to establish guidelines for the professional conduct of real estate buyer’s agents nationally.

REBAA’s mission is to be recognised as Australia’s foremost association representing buyer’s agents and Australia’s leading professional body for buyer’s agents. REBAA’s key roles include providing help and guidance for buyer’s agents while actively campaigning to make the property market more user-friendly for the buying public. By choosing a REBAA member, buyers can be confident they are dealing with an experienced and professional buyer’s agent.

Property Investment Professionals of Australia


PIPA was formed by industry practitioners with the objective of representing the industry and raising the professional standards of all operators servicing consumers in property investment. PIPA exists to improve the professional standards of anyone providing property investment advice to consumers. Their Code of Conduct means that members adhere to a high set of professional standards to help protect consumers.