8th Vietnam

Property Awards

The country’s finest developers will be honoured at the PropertyGuru Vietnam Property Awards to celebrate the best projects, designs, and innovations within the industry throughout the past year. 

Presented by global brand Kohler, the 8th annual PropertyGuru Vietnam Property Awards 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

12

Aug 2022

SITE INSPECTIONS

29 – 23

Aug – Sep 2022

FINAL JUDGING

27

Sep 2022

GALA NIGHT

21

Oct 2022

Developer Awards

Best Developer

Must have completed at least 5 residential, commercial, hospitality developments in Vietnam since January 2017.

*Companies that enter Developer categories must also enter at least 1 development or design category.

Best Boutique Developer

Must have completed at least 2 boutique residential, commercial or hospitality developments in Vietnam since January 2017. Boutique developments

*Companies that enter Developer categories must also enter at least 1 development or design category.

Best Sustainable Developer

Must have completed at least 2 sustainable developments in Vietnam since 2017. Sustainable developers consistently implement environmentally sensitive design features, use low impact construction materials, and install energy, waste efficient systems.

*Companies that enter Developer categories must also enter at least 1 development or design category.

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 2021.

*Companies that enter Developer categories must also enter at least 1 development or design category.

Best Lifestyle Developer

Must have completed at least 2 lifestyle developments in Vietnam from 2017 to present. Lifestyle developers offer additional facilities in all their projects for residents to enhance their living experience, such as swimming pools, health and fitness areas, social spaces, children’s playgrounds, convenience stores.

*Companies that enter Developer categories must also enter at least 1 development or design category.

Best Commercial Developer 

Must have completed at least 2 commercial developments in Vietnam from 2017 to present. Commercial developments include office and/or retail projects.

*Companies that enter Developer categories must also enter at least 1 development or design category.

Best Hospitality Developer

Must have completed at least 2 hospitality developments in Vietnam from 2017 to present. Hospitality developments include hotel and resort projects.

*Companies that enter Developer categories must also enter at least 1 development or design category.

Best Industrial Developer

Must have completed at least 2 industrial developments in Vietnam from 2017 to present. Industrial developments include manufacturing and/or logistics sector projects.

*Companies that enter Developer categories must also enter at least 1 development or design category.

Best Mixed Use Developer

Must have completed at least 2 mixed use developments in Vietnam from 2017 to present. Mixed-Use developments should include a minimum of two interconnected components: residential, retail, office, hospitality, medical, entertainment etc

*Companies that enter Developer categories must also enter at least 1 development or design category.

Best Luxury Developer

Must have completed at least 3 luxury residential developments (For Housing Development should have an average price per unit over 1 million USD. For Condo Development should have an average unit price more than US$ 7,000 per sqm) in Vietnam since January 2017.

*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

Special Recognition for 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

Best Luxury Housing Development (HCMC) 

Open to houses and/or villas with more than 4 units of houses and average price per unit more than 1 million USD. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025. Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in HCMC

Best Housing Development (HCMC) 

Open to houses and/or villas with more than 4 units of houses. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025. Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in HCMC

Best Ultra Luxury Condo Development (HCMC) 

Open to condominiums and apartments with an average unit price more than US$ 10,001 per sqm.  The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025. Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in HCMC

Best Luxury Condo Development (HCMC) 

Open to condominiums and apartments with an average unit price US$ 7,001-10,000 per sqm.  The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before ecember 2025.  Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in HCMC 

Best High End Condo Development (HCMC) 

Open to condominiums and apartments with an average unit price US$ 4,001 – 7,000  per sqm.  The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025.   Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in HCMC

Best Mid End Condo Development (HCMC) 

Open for condominiums and apartments with an average unit price US$ 2,001 – 4,000  per sqm.  The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025.   Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in HCMC

Best Affordable Condo Development (HCMC) 

Open to condominiums and apartments with an average unit price below US$ 2,000 per sqm.   The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025.  Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in HCMC

Best Condo Development (Binh Duong)

Open to condominium and apartment. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025.  Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in Binh Duong

Best Housing Development (Binh Duong)

Open to houses and/or villas with more than 4 units of houses. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025.  Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in Binh Duong

Best Luxury Housing Development (Hanoi) 

Open to houses and/or villas with more than 4 units of houses and average price per unit more than 1 million USD.  The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025.  Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in Hanoi

Best Housing Development (Hanoi) 

Open to houses and/or villas with more than 4 units of houses. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025.  Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in Hanoi

Best Ultra Luxury Condo Development (Hanoi) 

Open to condominiums and apartments with an average unit price more than US$ 10,001 per sqm. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025.  Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in Hanoi

Best Luxury Condo Development (Hanoi) 

Open to condominiums and apartments with an average unit price of more than US$ 7,001 per sqm. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025.  Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in Hanoi

Best High End Condo Development (Hanoi) 

Open to condominiums and apartments with an average unit price of US$ 4,001 - 7,000 per sqm. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before ecember 2025.  Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in Hanoi

Best Mid End Condo Development (Hanoi) 

Open to condominiums and apartments with an average unit price of US$ 2,001 – 4,000  per sqm. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025.  Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in Hanoi

 Best Affordable Condo Development (Hanoi) 

Open to condominiums and apartments with an average unit price of below US$ 2,000 per sqm. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025.  Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in Hanoi

Best Condo Development (Danang) 

Open to condominiums and apartment. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025.  Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in Danang

Best Housing Development (Danang) 

Open to houses and villas with more than 4 units of houses. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025.  Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in Danang.

Best Residential Development (Phu Quoc) 

Open to residential project. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025.  Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in Phu Quoc

Best Residential Development  (Khanh Hoa) 

Open to residential project. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025.  Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in Khanh Hoa.

Best Residential Development (Halong Bay) 

Open to residential project.The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025.  Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in Halong Bay

Best Residential Development (Quy Nhon)

Open to residential project. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025.  Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in Quy Nhon.

Best Residential Development (Southern Vietnam Provinces)

Open to residential project. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025.  Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in Southern Vietnam and outside of Ho Chi Minh City and Binh Duong

Best Residential Development (Northern Vietnam Provinces)

Open to residential project. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025.  Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in Northern Vietnam and outside of Hanoi.

Best Residential Development (Central Vietnam Provinces)

Open to residential project. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025.  Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in Central and outside Danang

Best Township Development 

Open to township developments with at least one completed building in an ongoing project. The development must include landed residential, retail, education and/or medical facilities. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2025. 

Best Smart Township Development 

Open to township developments with at least one completed building in an ongoing project. The development must include landed residential, retail, education and/or medical facilities and must be innovative in the use of technology. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2025. 

Best Wellness Lifestyle Development 

Open to residential projects that include a variety of facilities that cater to resident health and wellbeing. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and before December 2025. Must have a show unit.

Best Completed Condo Development

Open to Completed condominiums and apartments project with hand over date between Jan 2020 to Dec 2021.

Best Completed Housing Development

Open to Completed developments with more than 4 units of houses and/or villas. project with hand over date between Jan 2020 to Dec 2021.

Best Connectivity Condo Development

Open to condominiums and apartments which located less than 400m from closest transit station (Multi Modal Transport) or major highways and airport.The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and December 2025. Must have a show unit.

Best Connectivity Housing Development

Open to developments with more than 4 units of houses and/or villas which located less than 400m from closest transit station (Multi Modal Transport) or major highways and airport. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and December 2025. Must have a show unit

Best Waterfront Condo Development

Open to condominiums and apartments which located no further than 1km from a body of water like a lake, river, canal, or ocean. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and December 2025. Must have a show unit

Best Waterfront Housing Development

Open to developments with more than 4 units of houses and/or villas which located no further than 1km from a body of water like a lake, river, canal, or ocean. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and December 2025. Must have a show unit

Best Waterfront Township Development

Open to township developments with at least one completed building in an ongoing project and is located no further than 1km from a body of water like a lake, river, canal, or ocean. The development must include landed residential, retail, education and/or medical facilities. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2025. 

Best Branded Residential Development

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

Best Eco Friendly Condo Development

Open to condominiums and apartments 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 Housing Development

Open to developments with more than 4 units of houses and/or villas 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 Serviced Apartment Development 

Open to serviced apartment projects. The development must have at least 20% completed and be completed in the period between January 2021 and December 2025.

Best Coastal Residential Development

Open to condominiums, apartments, houses and villas. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and December 2025. Must have a show unit. Eligible projects should be located in coastal provinces

Best Office Development  

Open to office building. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2025.  

Best Retail Development  

Open to retail developments with more than 20,000 GFA. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2025.  

Best Hotel Development  

Open to hotel developments. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2025.  

Best Integrated Resort Development 

Open to integrated resort developments. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2025.  

Best Mixed Use Development   

Open to Mixed Use developments with two or more components, including residential, office, retail, hospitality, medical and entertainment. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2025.

Best Sporting Facility  

Open to sporting facility. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2025.  

Best Industrial Development  

Open to Industrial developments. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and December 2025. Industrial developments include manufacturing and/or logistics sector projects.

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 before December 2025. Must have show unit

Best Education Development

Open to Education developments. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2025.

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 2025. Must have a show unit. 

Best Green Development   

Open for Residential and Commercial Project. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2025. Open to developments with internationally recognized green certification (granted), including LEED, BCA Green Mark, WELL Building Standard, EDGE, BERDE, LOTUS, BREAAM, Green Star, and others. Development must include 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 Condo Architectural Design 

Open to condominiums and apartments project. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and December 2025. General criteria include concept, form, use of space, design innovation, materials selection, longevity, environmental impact.

Best Housing Architectural Design 

Open to houses and/or villas with more than 4 units of houses. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and December 2025. Criteria is applied to the full masterplan design and includes aesthetics, variety, accessibility, design innovation, materials selection, longevity, environmental impact.

Best Condo Interior Design  

Open to condominiums and apartments project. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and December 2025. General criteria include interior themes, colours, textures, finishing, functionality, relevance, innovation, safety, health, ease of maintenance.

Best Housing Interior Design  

Open to houses and/or villas with more than 4 units of houses. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and December 2025. General criteria include interior themes, colours, textures, finishing, functionality, relevance, innovation, safety, health, ease of maintenance.

Best Retail Architectural Design  

Open to retail developments. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and December 2025. General criteria include concept, form, shape, use of space, design innovation, materials selection, longevity, environmental impact.

Best Office Architectural Design  

Open to office developments. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and December 2025. General criteria include concept, form, shape, use of space, design innovation, longevity, materials selection, longevity, environmental impact.

Best Hotel Architectural Design

Open to hotel developments. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and December 2025. General criteria include concept, form, shape, use of space, design innovation, longevity, materials selection, longevity, environmental impact.

Best Hotel Interior Design 

Open to hotel developments. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and December 2025. General criteria include theme, colour, texture, finishing, comfort, functionality, relevance, innovation, maintenance, health and safety.

Best Resort Architectural Design

Open to resort developments. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and December 2025. General criteria include concept, form, shape, use of space, design innovation, longevity, materials selection, longevity, environmental impact.

Best Resort Interior Design 

Open to resort developments. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and December 2025. General criteria include theme, colour, texture, finishing, comfort, functionality, relevance, innovation, maintenance, health and safety.

Best Condo Landscape Architectural Design 

Open to condominiums and apartments project. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and December 2025. General criteria include consistency (flora & outdoor features), proportion, plant variety, innovation, accessibility, segmentation, special transition, ease of maintenance, environmental impact.

Best Housing Landscape Architectural Design 

Open to houses and/or villas with more than 4 units of houses. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and December 2025. General criteria include consistency (flora & outdoor features), proportion, plant variety, innovation, accessibility, segmentation, special transition, ease of maintenance, environmental impact.

Best Residential Masterplan Design

Open to residential complex developments with an ongoing project. The development must be completed in the period between January 2021 and December 2025.

Best Commercial Landscape Architectural Design 

Open to commercial projects. 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 Co Working Space

Open to Co working space project. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and December 2025. General criteria include concept, space planning, functionality, communal area design, private area design, colour, texture, finishing, comfort, materials selection, longevity, environmental impact.

Best Township Masterplan Design

Open to township developments with at least one completed building in an ongoing project. The development plan must include land, residential units, retail, education and medical facilities. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and December 2025. Must have a show unit.

Best Mixed Use Architectural Design 

Open to Mixed Use project. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2025. General criteria include concept, form, shape, use of space, design innovation, longevity, materials selection, longevity, environmental impact.

Best F&B Design Concept

The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2025.

Best of the Best Awards

Best Condo Development (Vietnam)  

Selected from the Winners of all Condo/Apartment categories.

Best Housing Development (Vietnam)  

Selected from the Winners of all Housing categories.

Special Awards

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. No direct entry. The winner(s) will be selected by the panel of judges.

Publisher's Choice

Real Estate Personality of the Year 

Chosen by Editorial team of PropertyGuru Property Report Magazine. No direct entry.

Judge Panel

Thien Duong

Chairperson (Vietnam)

Managing Director, Transform Architecture

HANG DANG

Managing Director of CBRE (Vietnam) Co, Ltd.

Edward Haysome

General Director, HAYSOM Architects Vietnam

David McDonald

General Director, WT Partnership (Vietnam) LLC

Mauro Gasparotti

Director, South East Asia, Savills

Duc Truong

CEO, OJS Investment & Consulting Ltd., Chairman, Edison Academy Vietnam Ltd.

Paul Volodarsky

Senior Associate,DFDL Legal and Tax

Jean-Francois Chevance

Group Director of Hospitality and Design, Archetype Group

Chau Ta

Executive Director – Legal Transactions, SC Capital Partners Pte Ltd

Alex Crane

Managing Director, Vietnam, Knight Frank

The PropertyGuru Vietnam Property Awards gala dinner and awards presentation ceremony will be held on Friday, 21 October 2022 at the Gem Center in Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam.

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

Registration

5:45 pm

Red Carpet

6:00 pm

Welcome Remarks

6:30 pm

Dinner

7:00 pm

Gala & Awards Presentation

9:00 pm

Group Photo & Closing Remarks