Townsville real estate agents gets seat on REIQ board

first_imgDamien Keyes has been named a finalist for the 2016 REIQ Awards.TOWNSVILLE real estate agent Damien Keyes has been elected as The Real Estate Institute of Queensland regional director.The appointment, which was announced yesterday, means that Mr Keyes will now serve on the REIQ board of directors.More from news01:21Buyer demand explodes in Townsville’s 2019 flood-affected suburbs12 Sep 202001:21‘Giant surge’ in new home sales lifts Townsville property market10 Sep 2020Mr Keyes who is also the REIQ Townsille chairman and owner Keyes & Co Property said he was honoured to be elected to such an important position by his peers.“It’s definitely humbling and it’s an honour and it’s taken a couple days to sink in,” Mr Keyes said.“I’m excited to be their voice for regional Queensland because it does face different challenges.”Mr Keyes said he would also be continuing in his role as the REIQ Townsville chairman.He replaces Cairns-based real estate agent Deborah Duffy who stood down after serving on the board for 10 years.last_img read more