A BUDERIM real estate agent and auctioneer has been named a finalist for Queensland Agent of the Year in the Australasian awards for the independent real estate industry.

Danny Redman, auctioneer and principal at Ken Guy Real Estate, Buderim, is one of three agents vying for the award in the Australasian Real Estate Results Awards.

The winners of the top gongs will be announced at a gala dinner in Sydney tonight.