Celebrating Excellence

Dare to be

Marriott Hotel | 18 November 2021 | Melrose Arch
*Dates subject to change in accordance with COVID Regulations


Beginner Investor

    • A new investor who had a successful first deal. The winner would have made a profit and leveraged their network to complete their first deal.

Most Growth Investor

    • An investor who completed more than two deals in the last 12-18 months, an investor who can show growth within their portfolio.

Investor for Change

    • The Investor who not only invests in themselves but also invests in their community. In the end, Property Investment offers individuals a chance to make a difference, whether it was providing assistance to distressed buyers or uplifting a community.

Innovative Investor

  • An investor who completed the most creative or innovative deal. The winner would have used a creative strategy or structure to complete a profitable deal.

Big Leagues Investor

    • An investor who has grown into the commercial or development sector.

Investor of the Year 2021

    • In order to win the most prestigious award of the evening, the entrant needs to win one of the categories listed above and will be rated by the judges and audience on the night as the INVESTOR OF THE YEAR 2021.

Competition Enrollment

Enter, Vote & Attend from Home
R 247
  • Entry to 2021 Awards
  • Vote on Competitors
  • Watch the Livestream


Competition is closed to:

  • Persons under the age of 18.
  • Family members or employees of the host company, SA Property Investors Network and The Property Academy.
  • Sponsors and Associates of SA Property Investors Network and The Property Academy.
  • Entrants must reside within South Africa.

Rules about the Entry Process:

  • The closing date to complete the application is 31 August 2021.
  • The deal needs to have been completed before you submit your completed application:
    • Tenanted or sold.
    • Deal must have been completed between 01 Nov 2019 to 31 August 2021.
  • Entrants MUST be willing to travel to the gala dinner for final judgement, the SA property Investors Gala dinner will be held on the 18th of November 2021 in Johannesburg.
  • Entrants MUST be capable of presenting their deal digitally via zoom.
  • One application fee = One application. One deal, one person or one company representative.
      • It must be your own deal.
      • The non-refundable entry fee of R247 includes a single ticket to attend the event virtually.
      • Should you wish to attend the physical event , this will be at an additional cost if you are not selected as a finalist.
      • Your entry must be completed online – No printing & scanning of the entry form.
      • All documents related to the deal must be uploaded to the supplied G-drive Folder.
      • Your submission is then FINAL
        • You cannot add more to your submission after this point.
        • If you forgot something from the checklist below your submission may be rejected.

Competition Process:

Anyone can enter for Investor of the Year but application is restricted to the entrants. During this phase applicants submit themselves and their deal for an initial assessment of their application.

A live judging session via zoom with our judges to find suitable entrants and do an initial round of judging.

Pitch your deal to our panel of judges, both in- person and via virtual judging, which will help us select our finalists.

Now the competition picks up! We will be announcing our finalist’s category by category, everyone can watch the finalists pitch their deals and choose their favourites!

Everyone can watch the finalists…  Cast your votes! back your favourites! Any ticket holder can vote for their favourite finalists. Everyone (even the judges) will vote during these 4 weeks.

Join us to announce the WINNERS of each category and of course the INVESTOR OF THE YEAR! We are hosting the awards evening in JHB and you can join us in person or join a watch party and see the winners announced LIVE. Alternatively stay in your PJ’s and watch from home!

Are you ready to Enter?

Competition Enrollment

Enter, Vote & Attend from Home
R 247
  • Entry to 2021 Awards
  • Vote on Competitors
  • Watch the Livestream