SBS World News Interview

Ray Ellis was interviewed on SBS World News

In August 2016, Ray Ellis was interviewed on SBS World News on the impact of the Reserve Bank of Australia decision to lower interest rates to record lows.  Watch the Ray Ellis television interview.

Agent Playbook Interview - May 2016

Ray Ellis was interviewed by Top Agent Playbook in May 2016.

Ray Ellis was interviewed by Top Agent Playbook in May 2016. Listen to the Ray Ellis interview now.

Interview - Northern Daily Newspaper

Ray Ellis was interviewed by The Northern Daily Leader newspaper

Ray Ellis was interviewed by The Northern Daily Leader newspaper in July 2016. Read Ray Ellis comments.

Canstar Blue's 'Most Satisfied Customers Awards'

First National Real Estate wins Canstar Blue's 'Most Satisfied Customers Awards'

First National Real Estate has won Canstar Blue’s ‘Most Satisfied Customers Award for Real Estate for 2 consecutive years in 2016 and 2017.  Read Press Release.

Ray Ellis presented at the Australian Federal Parliament

Ray Ellis presented at the Australian Federal Parliament

In 2014, Ray Ellis presented at the Australian Federal Parliament in the House of Representatives to the Standing Committee on Economics Inquiry into foreign investment in residential real estate.  Read More in the Australian Financial Review.

Interview - Elle Magazine

Read the Ray Ellis interview in Elle magazine on tips for first timers at property auctions

Read the Ray Ellis interview in Elle magazine on tips for first timers at property auctions. Read Ray Ellis comments.

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About Ray Ellis

Ray Ellis Brief Bio

Ray Ellis is an Australian businessman and CEO of the First National Real Estate network, the largest cooperative network of over 400 offices across Australia and New Zealand. Ray Ellis is recognised for his capacity to understand the challenges of the ever-changing business world, leadership and transformation, specialising in member based organisations, delivering growth and financial returns for all stake holders today whilst simultaneously future proofing the organization for further sustainable growth for the future.

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Ray's Blogs

First National Connecting You Launches

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Identifying and solving the pain points in the process of people buying and selling real estate is at the core of building stronger relationships, which is why one of Australia’s largest networks has changed course on utility connections. I am proud to announce First National Real Estate’s new service – First National Connecting You. It […]

Talk Tuesday Interview

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I was honoured to be recently interviewed on Talk Tuesday. I have been a long time supporter of the Talk Tuesday videos so it was terrific to share what sets First National apart from its competitors, what makes a good CEO and favourite aspects of my role at First National Real Estate is. #TalkTuesday. Watch […]

Proud to Support Regional Australia at AgQuip in Gunnedah, NSW

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First National Real Estate has underlined its support of regional Australia this week with network chief executive Ray Ellis attending AgQuip in Gunnedah, the nation’s largest agricultural event where over 3,000 agribusinesses are exhibiting and more than 100,000 visitors are anticipated. The three-day event runs from Tuesday 21 August to Thursday 23 August and is […]

Australia’s Young Achievers Recognised

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In an era where Millennials are much maligned, First National Real Estate in conjunction with the Seven Network has proudly announced its coast-to-coast sponsorship of the Seven News Young Achiever Awards. Conducted on a state-by-state basis, the awards highlight and acknowledge the achievements of young Australians, providing motivation, encouragement and role models for young Australians […]

Testimonials

I have had the privilege of working with Ray Ellis since taking the opportunity to expand my career with First National Real Estate.

Throughout my professional life in both the private sector and defence I have had exposure to a vast range of true professionals, leaders and amazing business minds – it is without hesitation that I say Ray Ellis is by far the most accomplished and effective business leader I have had the opportunity to work with.

Ray’s ability to develop, monitor and execute business strategy is exceptional, combined with the integrity he demonstrates through his inclusive leadership style and willingness to assist his team achieve, encourages an environment of growth, productiveness and professionalism.

I am truly excited about my opportunity to further develop both personally and professionally under Ray’s guidance and coaching.

Brad PurcellDirector at First National Real Estate Collective

Ray Ellis was an awesome speaker tonight at Bribie Island Chamber of Commerce AGM. Thanks to Lyn Petrohilos from First National Bribie Real Estate for organising Ray to speak, he delivered powerful and useful messages for business.

Joy Leishman

Great AGM tonight at Bribie Island’s Chamber of Commerce! A big Thank You to Ray Ellis who gave an engaging talk on many topics, not the least of which was emphasising the importance of being on board with Social Media!

Paul Garcia