RESEARCH into remuneration for property professionals indicates continuing strong growth, with 97 per cent of companies reporting an increase in remuneration since last year.
The report, undertaken by Avidiev, indicated that the figure is up from 94 per cent of companies last year, with an average remuneration increase across the industry of 4 per cent.
And the future is looking strong, with a 12-month average forecast increase of 4.5 per cent across all sectors.
The research also found the property industry was experiencing a shortage of quality professionals seeking employment.
The number of companies offering incentive schemes for employees has also increased, up to 84 per cent from 75 per cent in 1997.