The rise of a client focused real estate agency. Building a real estate agency, better.

From 5 staff in 2010 to over 170 staff and 5 offices today — the Harris success continues. As an innovative industry leader, our intentions, values and integrity remain as strong as day one.

We are all about genuinely caring for and doing the right thing by our people. Our strong reputation is based on this philosophy, and a new style of real estate. With passionate leadership, strong mentorship and an innovative culture, we are continually challenging our team to bring out the best in themselves. We are proud of our highly trained team who are focussed on delivering world class service and are passionate about learning and growth.

Our values that we live by.

Work as a team.

Through collaboration and participation, we support each other. We are fair in the face of conflict and celebrate team success. We are always humble.

Think like a customer.

We produce work we are proud of because we care. We act with integrity, empathy and transparency - taking on feedback and delivering on our promises.

Grow as a leader.

Through training and innovation, we encourage our people to grow. We embrace change and lead by example. We always strive to be better.

A summary of Key Events
in the history of Harris.

Calendar Year

Number of Staff

2019

172

Harris merges with Josh and Julie Biggs of LJ Hooker Stirling and moves existing Stirling office to new office down the road, merging 162 residential properties and 20 commercial properties.

REB announces Harris Real Estate as #1 in the country for Number of Listings and Sales, along with #15 Top Sales Office

2018

163

2017

131

REB announces Harris Real Estate as #1 in the country for number of sales.

Harris Real Estate buys building in Kent Town and relocates Corporate Head Office.

Harris Real Estate relocates Glenelg office to Jetty Road.

Acquisition of Cocks Auld and Rent Roll.

Acquisition of Harcourts Platinum.

2016

115

InDaily SA Business Index announces Harris Real Estate as #89 in the Top 100 Companies in South Australia.

RP Data announces Harris Real Estate as the largest independent agency in South Australia.

2015

98

Harris Real Estate opens fifth office in Stirling

Harris Real Estate advisory board established.

Harris undergoes first major rebrand.

2014

69

Acquisition of Bernard Booth Rent Roll.

Harris opens fourth office in Prospect.

Harris Real Estate announced as an In Business Fast Movers finalist.

Harris opens third office in Glenelg.

2013

56

Harris opens second office in Blackwood.

2012

49

Harris Real Estate opens Corporate Head Office at Rose Park.

Acquisition of Raine and Horne Rent Roll.

Harris Real Estate moves to Burnside premises.

2011

38

Harris Foundation established

2010

18

Harris Real Estate opens first office at Glen Osmond with 5 staff.

Harris Real Estate founded by Phil Harris.