AU Auctioneering students in a class of their own
Property Here - Monday, May 20, 2013
THEY'RE the fast talking deal-makers looking to make your property dreams come true.
Six South Australian high school students will battle it out in the grand final of The Society of Auctioneers and Appraisers News Australia SA Bank SA Schools Auction Idol Competition at The Arkaba Hotel tomorrow.
Harcourts Brock Williams agent and Schools Auction Idol Competition guardian Lindsay Warner says the competition gave participants an insight into a career in auctioneering, and built self-esteem.
Schools participating in the 2013 competition include Norwood High School, Coomandook Area School, St Ignatius, St Peters, Concordia, Rostrevor, Glenunga International, St Dominics Priory, Endeavor, St Francis de Sales, Pulteney, and Pembroke. Pembroke School Year 12 student Mitchell Hawke, 18, said he had enjoyed the experience and developing his public speaking skills.
"I'd love to consider a possible career in auctioneering and definitely real estate in the future,'' he said.
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