15th Thailand

Property Awards

The kingdom’s finest developers will be honoured at the exclusive gala dinner of the PropertyGuru Thailand Property Awards to celebrate the best projects, design and innovation within the industry in the past year. Presented by global brand Hitachi Elevator, the 15th Annual PropertyGuru Thailand Property Awards are 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 judging system supervised by BDO, one of the world’s largest auditing and accountancy firms, the Asia Property Awards is the gold standard in real estate.

NOMINATIONS & ENTRIES OPEN

20

Jan 2020

NOMINATIONS CLOSE 

21

Aug 2020

ENTRY FORM DEADLINE

28

Aug 2020

SITE INSPECTIONS

7-15/21-25

Sep 2020

FINAL JUDGING

28-29

Sep 2020

GALA DINNER

20

Nov 2020

Developer Awards

Best Developer

Must have completed at least 5 developments since January 2015 till present. 

Best Boutique Developer

Must have completed at least 2 development since January 2015 till present.

Best Sustainability Developer

Should have completed at least 2 sustainable developments in Thailand from 2015 to present. Sustainable developers consistently apply environmentally sensitive design features, use low impact materials and energy, waste efficient systems.

Best Breakthrough Developer

Open to developers with more than one new project in the pipeline and with first project launched during or after 2019.  

Best Lifestyle Developer

Should have completed at least 2 lifestyle developments in Thailand from 2015 to present. Lifestyle developers offer additional facilities for residents to enhance their living experience such as health & fitness areas, social spaces, convenience stores.   

Best Commercial Developer

Should have completed at least 2 commercial developments in Thailand from 2015 to present. Commercial developers include office and/or retail sector. 

Best Hospitality Developer

Should have completed at least 2 hospitality developments in Thailand from 2015 to present. Hospitality developers include hotel and/or resort sector. 

Best Industrial Developer

Should have completed at least 2 industrial developments in Thailand from 2015 to present. Industrial developers include manufacturing and/or logistics sector.  

Best Mixed Use Developer

Should have completed at least 2 mixed use developments in Thailand from 2015 to present. Mixed-Use developers should include at least two interconnected components in their projects: residential, retail, office, hospitality, entertainment etc. 

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 technolog 
  • Social responsibility and diversity approaches  
  • Corporate governance and employee benefits 

Special Recognition in CSR

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

  • Charitable donations and activities 
  • Positive social impact 
  • Company funded advocacy 

Special Recognition for Building Communities

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

  • Projects’ internal and external infrastructure 
  • Connectivity of projects with local communities 
  • Benefits provided to the areas surrounding projects 

Special Recognition in Sustainability Design    

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 

Special Recognition in Sustainability Construction    

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

  • Energy efficient construction practices 
  • Use of waste prevention systems 
  • Use of renewable resources 

Special Recognition for Public Facility     

Open to healthcare, education, public service, transportation, public assembly and religious facilities that are owned, leased or operated by a governmental or public entity. The winner(s) will be selected by the panel of judges. 

Best Ultra Luxury Condo Development (Bangkok)

Open to condominiums and apartments with an average price per sqm. starting at 300,000 THB per sqm. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. Must have show unit. Must be located in the Bangkok metropolitan area.    

Best Luxury Condo Development (Bangkok)

Open to condominiums and apartments with an average price per sqm. of 220,000 - 300,000 THB per sqm. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. Must have show unit. Must be located in the Bangkok metropolitan area. 

Best High End Condo Development (Bangkok)

Open to condominiums and apartments with an average price per sqm. of 180,000 - 220,000 THB per sqm. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. Must have show unit. Must be located in the Bangkok metropolitan area. 

Best Mid End Condo Development (Bangkok)

Open to condominiums and apartments with an average price per sqm. of 120,000 - 180,000 THB per sqm. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. Must have show unit. Must be located in the Bangkok metropolitan area. 

Best Affordable Condo Development (Bangkok)

Open to condominiums and apartments with an average price per sqm. of less than 120,000 THB per sqm. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. Must have show unit. Must be located in the Bangkok metropolitan area. 

Best Housing Development (Bangkok)

Open to houses and villas with more than 4 units of houses. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. Must have a show unit. Phases of multiphase development are eligible for entry. Must be located in the Bangkok metropolitan area. 

Best Housing Development (Phuket)

Open to houses and villas with more than 4 units of houses. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. Must have a show unit. Phases of multiphase development are eligible for entry. Must be located in Phuket Province. 

Best Condo Development (Phuket)

Open to condominiums and apartments. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. Must have a show unit. Must be located in Phuket Province. 

Best Residential Development (Samui)

Open to condominiums, apartments, houses and villas. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. Must have a show unit. Must be located in Surat Thani Province. 

Best Residential Development (Phang-Nga and Krabi)

Open to condominiums, apartments, houses and villas. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. Must have a show unit. Must be located in Phang Na or Krabi Province. 

Best Housing Development (Eastern Seaboard)

Open to houses and villas with more than 4 units of houses. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. Phases of multiphase development are eligible for entry. Must have a show unit. Must be located in Chon Buri, Chanthaburi, Rayong or Trat Provinces. 

Best Condo Development (Eastern Seaboard)

Open to condominiums and apartments. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. Must have a show unit. Must be located in Chon Buri, Chanthaburi, Rayong or Trat Provinces. 

Best Residential Development (Hua Hin)

Open to condominiums, apartments, houses and villas. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. Must have a show unit. Phases of multiphase development are eligible for entry. Must be located in Prachuap Khiri Khan Province. 

Best Residential Development (Southern)

Open to condominiums, apartments, houses and villas. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. Must have a show unit. Phases of multiphase development are eligible for entry. Must be located located in provinces that located below Hua Hin, excepts “Phuket, Samui, Phang-Nga and Krabi”. 

Best Residential Development (Chiang Mai)

Open to condominiums, apartments, houses and villas. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. Must have a show unit. Must be located in Chiang Mai province. 

Best Residential Development (Khao Yai)

Open to condominiums, apartments, houses and villas. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. Must have a show unit. Must be located in Nakhon Ratchasima Province.

Best Residential Development (North East)

Open to condominiums, apartments, houses and villas. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. Must have a show unit. Must be located in North East of Thailand.

Best Healthy and Wellness Development

Open to residential projects that offer facilities and services that especially cater to senior citizens, such as daily fitness activities, onsite healthcare, senior-friendly surroundings and social programmes. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. Must have a show unit.

Best Smart Home Development

Open to residential projects that use internet-connected devices to enable the remote monitoring and management of appliances and systems, such as lighting, temperature and security. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. All shortlisted residential developments are eligible.

Best Hotel Managed Residence    

Open to hotel managed property. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023.Must have a show unit.

Best Office Development

Open to Office project. The development must be completed in the period between January 2019 and before December 2023.

Best Retail Development

Open to Retail project. The development must be completed in the period between January 2019 and before December 2023.  

Best Hotel Development

Open to Hotel project. The development must be completed in the period between January 2019 and before December 2023.     

Best Mixed Use Development

Open to Mixed Use project. The development must be completed in the period between January 2019 and before December 2023.

Best Serviced Apartment Development

The development must be completed in the period between January 2019 and before December 2023.

Best Mega Mixed Use Development

Open to Mixed use development with 4 or more integrated residential and commercial components. The development must be completed in the period between January 2019 and before December 2023.

Best Green Development

Open for Residential and Commercial Project. The development must be completed in the period between January 2019 and before December 2023. Open to developments with internationally recognized green certification (granted). Development must include relevant documents, images and certifications to support each entry as evidence of: Energy saving systems, Water management systems, Waste management systems and Health related features.  

Design Awards

Best Condo Architectural Design

The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. 

Best Housing Architectural Design

The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. 

Best Residential Interior Design

The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. 

Best Senior Living Architectural Design

The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. 

Best Retail Architectural Design

The development must be completed in the period between January 2019 and before December 2023. 

Best Office Architectural Design

The development must be completed in the period between January 2019 and before December 2023. 

Best Hotel Interior Design

The development must be completed in the period between January 2019 and before December 2023. 

Best Hotel Architectural Design

The development must be completed in the period between January 2019 and before December 2023. 

Best Landscape Architectural Design

The development must be completed in the period between January 2019 and before December 2023. 

Best Flexible Space    

The project must be completed in the period between January 2019 and before December 2023. 

Best of The Best Awards

Best Condo Development (Thailand)  

Chosen from the condo category Winners. 

Best Transit Oriented Development      

Chosen by the panel of judges. No direct entry.

Best Smart City Block   

Chosen by the panel of judges. No direct entry.

Real Estate Personality of the Year

Chosen by the Editorial Team of PropertyGuru Property Report Magazine (No direct entry)

Judge Panel

Suphin Mechuchep

Chairperson (Thailand)

Managing Director, JLL

Leong Choong Peng

Advisor, Arcadis (Thailand) / Director, Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors.

Marciano Birjmohun

Director, The Singapore-Thai Chambers of Commerce

Tawatchai Kobkaikit

Managing Director, TK Studio

Charles Blocker

CEO & Founder, IC Partners Limited

Sasivimol Sinthawanarong

Design Principal, JARKEN Co.,Ltd.

Chaiyuth Pete Thirangoon

Director, Akatan Company Limited

Professor Dr. Sonthya Vaichvatana

MRICS, Associate Architect,

Arunee Thiemhong

President of Thai Real Estate Sales and Marketing Association

Chaivut Saengaram Ph.D.

Chief Operating Officer, Chuchawal - Royal Haskoning Ltd.

Dr. Phongthon Tharachai

CEO, Project Planning Service Public Company Limited

Clayton Wade

Regional Panel Heads - Eastern Seaboard

Managing Director, Premier Homes Real Estate

Robert Krupica

Regional Panel Heads - Phuket

Partner, Hughes Krupica

George Willoughby

Regional Panel Heads - Samui

Managing Director, Form Realty Thailand

Russ Downing

Regional Panel Heads - Hua Hin

Managing Director, HOT HUA HIN Co. Ltd.

The 15th PropertyGuru Thailand Property Awards gala dinner and awards presentation ceremony will be held at The Athenee Hotel, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Bangkok on Friday, 20 November 2020.

Tickets are made available on a first come, first served basis. Exclusive for finalists and event partners only.

Around 600 guests and VIPs attend the gala event, which is exclusive for shortlisted developers, sponsors and partners, comprising C-level and senior industry figures in real estate development, property consultancy, construction, marketing, property technology, legal, finance, and architecture and design. Select members of the media cover the event. Register now!

* Dress Code: Black Tie

6:00 pm

Registration and Cocktail Reception

7:00 pm

Opening Ceremony

7:45 pm

Dinner

8:30 pm

Awards Presentation

10:30 pm

Closing and Post-Award Cocktails