Our Awards & Certificates

DTZ has been awarded with many prestigious awards by Euromoney

Every year the world's leading financial magazine Euromoney awards the best companies in every industry. We are glad to announce that third year in a row DTZ has received high rating.

In 2014 DTZ has received awards in the following categories:

  • Best Advisor Overall in the Nordic & Baltics
  • Best Advisor for Valuation in the Nordic & Baltics



In 2013 DTZ has received awards in the following categories:

  • Best real estate advisory firm in the Nordic & Baltic Region
  • Best real estate valuation firm in the Nordic & Baltic Region



Euromoney magazine was created in 1969 to cover the re-emergence of the international cross-border capital markets. Euromoney specialist journalists bring you an authoritative round up of the capital markets, investment, foreign exchange & treasury, and regional markets including Asia, Latin America, and EMEA. Euromoney benchmark polls and awards will tell to companies how they and their competitors are rated by the industry, help to find the institutions best placed to handle business, and can give you the edge you need when pitching to clients.Many of our cooperation partners and clients have said we have the strongest team in the Nordic & Baltic countries. We are very glad that we have now received official confirmation of this. We believe that the awards are sign that we are trustworthy and offer to our client’s professional services with high quality. This award motivates us to do an even better job.

DTZ Baltic has received international RICS certificate

We are glad to announce that as of January 2012 DTZ Baltic is the first company in Estonia to have received a RICS certificate.

RICS was established in 1868 with the purpose of raising professional competence in the land, property and construction industry. For companies who want to join RICS, 5 important principles have been introduced:

  • proportionality
  • accountability
  • consistency
  • targeting
  • transparency

Companies and individuals who use real estate services provided by a company with RICS recognition can be confident that all services are carried out by the best experts in their field, who have proved their competence in the international front and who are obligated to work by strict ethical rules.RICS recognition is granted only to those companies whose work- and management systems meet the requirements of RICS. Should there be complaints against the RICS certified company's services, resolving them will take place under certain rules, also the clients with a complaint can contact RICS headquarters. A company recognized by RICS can provide extra confidence for clients as all real-estate services are covered by liability insurance.


RICS is the world's most recognized real-estate expert organizations, linking different companies internationally. RICS now operates in 140 countries around the world.


Euromoney Real Estate Awards 2012


DTZ Kinnisvaraekspert was given real estate management second grade company certificate by the Estonian Property Management and Maintenance Union

Estonian Property Management and Maintenance Union (EKHHL) issues real estate maintenance professional certificates twice a year.

The general assembly of EKHHL was held on 15 November 2012 at Pirita TOP Spa Hotel. This year 34 real estate maintenance professional certificates and 5 company certificates were issued.

DTZ Kinnisvaraekspert was given a Real Estate Management second grade company certificate by the Estonian Property Management and Maintenance Union. EKHHL issues certificates to companies which provide real estate management and / or maintenance services. By the end of 2012 in Estonia EKHHL has issued 25 real estate management certificates of which 10 are second grade.

EKHHL evaluation committe conducts periodic quality control over the certified companies, during which company's management systems and the quality of the services provided are deeply monitored.

Thanks to the certificate assigned to us we hope to provide our customers with even better quality services.

Your trust - our competence!


Broker of the Year 2012 - Ardo Lepp

Estonian Chamber of Real Estate Brokers traditionally nominates one real estate broker every year, who has been successful in their dealings and deserves to be credited as Broker of the Year. 2012 Estonian Broker of the Year was announced on 09.11.2012 during “XI International Real Estate Conference KINNISVARA 2012” and the title was given to DTZ Kinnisvaraekspert’s director of residential brokerage Mr. Ardo Lepp.

Broker of the Year, Ardo Lepp is experienced and has been active in real estate sector since 1999. Ardo started employment with DTZ Kinnisvaraekspert in October 2011 as the director of residential brokerage. Ardo has been mainly involved with residential sales and lettings. At the same time he is also experienced in commercial real estate. He has been mainly active in Tallinn-Harjumaa-Raplamaa regions.

Ardo is a member of Estonian Chamber of Real Estate Brokers since year 2000, he was also a vice member in Court of Honour in the same organization between 2008 and 2012. Since 2010 Ardo is a member of the board at Estonian Chamber of Real Estate Brokers and is responsible for real estate broker’s training and licenses. Ardo was also the leader of a workgroup, who established new higher standards for Estonian Real Estate Brokers to meet the European Standard of “EVS-EN 15733:2012 Real Estate Broker’s Services”. In addition to previous, Ardo is also part of the Real Estate Broker License exam evaluation team.

According to colleagues and clients Ardo is always helpful and easy to deal with. He is especially competent in legal questions.


Personal certificates

Aivar Tomson, MRICS, Lic. Sc. (Tech.)
Aivar Tomson, professional certificate
Ardo Lepp, Broker of the Year 2012, professional certificate
Martin Viiask, professional certificate
Ülar Hollo, professional certificate
Kadi Kütt, professional certificate
Peeter Prisk, professional certificate
Peeter Prisk, license
Janno Peterson, professional certificate
Arne Pent, professional certificate
Liisa Vahkal, professional certificate
Dag Kivila, license no 1
Dag Kivila, license no 2