Asia Property Awards

Greater Niseko – Japan

The resort town’s finest developers will be honoured, together with the best in Asia, at the exclusive gala dinner of the PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards Grand Final to celebrate the best projects, designs, and innovations within the industry throughout the past year. 

The 2022 PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Greater Niseko) is the most respected and most sought-after real estate industry honours. The event is part of the regional PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards programme established in 2005. With a professionally run and supervised judging system, the Asia Property Awards is the gold standard in real estate. 

ENTRIES OPEN

NOW

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ENTRY FORM DEADLINE

23

Sep 2022

SITE INSPECTIONS

11 – 12

Oct 2022

FINAL JUDGING

13

Oct 2022

GALA NIGHT

9

Dec 2022

 Developer Awards

Best Developer

Must have completed at least 1 residential, commercial, hospitality development in Greater Niseko since January 2017

Best Breakthrough Developer

Must have launched first project during or after 2021 and have at least one new project in the pipeline to be launched before the end of 2022. Companies that enter Developer categories must also enter at least 1 development or design category.

Special Recognition Awards

Special Recognition in ESG 

All shortlisted developers will be invited to submit details of their ESG activities. There is no direct entry for this category.  The criteria used to judge developers’ eligibility for this award includes:

  • Environmental features, systems and technology
  • Social responsibility and diversity approaches
  • Corporate governance and employee benefits

Special Recognition in Sustainable Design and Construction

All shortlisted developers will be invited to submit details of their Sustainable Design activities. There is no direct entry for this category.  The criteria used to judge developers’ eligibility for this award includes:

  • Environmentally friendly design features
  • Low impact materials selection
  • Design durability and lifecycle assessment

Best Hotel Condo Development

Open to residential developments with hotel facilities. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and December 2025. Must have a show unit. 

Best Resort Housing Development

Open to residential estates with resort facilities. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and December 2025.  Must have a show unit.

Best Completed Hotel Condo Development

Open to Completed residential developments with hotel facilities projects with hand over date since January 2020 and December 2021.

Best Completed Resort Housing Development

Open to Completed residential estates with resort facilities with hand over date since January 2020 and December 2021.

Best Branded Residential Development

Open to Residential property managed and operated by an International hospitality brand. he development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and December 2025. Must have a show unit

Best Eco Friendly Hotel Condo Development

Open to residential developments with hotel facilities that demonstrate the use of sustainable materials, technology or techniques but do not have official green certification. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025. Must have show unit

Best Eco Friendly Resort Housing Development

Open to residential estates with resort facilities that demonstrate the use of sustainable materials, technology or techniques but do not have official green certification. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025. Must have show unit

Best Resort Development

Open to hospitality developments. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and December 2025. Must have a show unit.

Best Mixed Use Resort Development

Open to Mixed Use project with resort facilities. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and December 2025. Must have a show unit

Best Tourism Attraction

Open to Tourism Attraction project. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and December 2025. Must have a show unit

Best Eco Friendly Commercial Development

Open to Commercial that demonstrate the use of sustainable materials, technology or techniques but do not have official green certification. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and December 2025. Must have show unit

Best Smart Building Development  

Open to residential and commercial development. The development must be innovative in the use of technology and be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2026. Must have a show unit. 

Best Green Development

Open for Residential and Commercial Projects. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and December 2025. Open to developments with internationally recognized green certification (granted). The developer must submit relevant documents, images and certifications to support each entry as evidence of: Energy saving systems, Water management systems, Waste management systems, Health related features.

Design Awards

Best Hotel Condo Architectural Design

The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and December 2025. Must have a show unit

Best Resort Housing Architectural Design

The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and December 2025. Must have a show unit

Best Hotel Condo Interior Design

The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and December 2025. Must have a show unit

Best Resort Housing Interior Design

The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and December 2025. Must have a show unit

Best Hotel Condo Landscape Architectural Design

The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and December 2025. Must have a show unit

Best Resort Housing Landscape Architectural Design

The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and December 2025. Must have a show unit

Best Resort Architectural Design

The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and December 2025. Must have a show unit

Best Resort Interior Design

The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and December 2025. Must have a show unit

Best Restaurant Design

The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and December 2025. Must have a show unit

Best Commercial Landscape Architectural Design

The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and December 2025. General criteria include consistency (flora & outdoor features), proportion, plant variety, innovation, accessibility, segmentation, special transition, ease of maintenance, environmental impact.

Best of The Best Awards

Best Hotel Condo Development (Greater Niseko)

Chosen from all the hotel condo categories winners.

Best Resort Housing Development (Greater Niseko)

Chosen from all the resort housing categories winners.

Judge Panel

Bill Barnett

Chairperson (Greater Niseko)

Founder and Managing Director of Asia-based C9 Hotelworks

Riccardo Tossani

Architect & Urban Designer, Riccardo Tossani Architecture

Eddie Guillemette

CEO, Midori no Ki (MnK)

John Barton

Sales Director Japan, RSTOR

Shigeru Uehara

Director, Niseko Home Design,.ltd

Maaya Arakawa

Regional Marketing Manager, Oakwood Japan

The PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Australia) gala dinner and awards presentation ceremony will be held together with the Grand Final event on Friday, 9 December 2022 in Bangkok, Thailand.

Invites are exclusive for finalists and event partners only. The public can register to view the programme, which will be broadcasted on asiapropertyawards.com/tv-podcastFacebookLinkedIn, and YouTube. 

Shortlisted developers, sponsors, and partners — comprising of C-level and senior industry figures in real estate development, property consultancy, construction, marketing, property technology, legal, finance, and architecture and design — will be present at the exclusive gala event, with safety measures in place. Select members of the media will also be present to cover the illustrious night.

Consumers and real estate agents from all over the globe are invited to watch the livestream.

* Dress Code: Black Tie

5:00 pm

Australia, Greater Niseko - Japan, and India Gala & Awards Presentation

5:30 pm

Red Carpet (Grand Final Pre-Show)

6:00 pm

Grand Final Gala & Awards Presentation