South Asia’s finest real estate companies and developments to be laureled in innovative virtual gala events
- Top-notch property developers Home Lands Skyline (Pvt) Ltd and Kelsey Developments PLC dominate shortlist of nominees to 2021 PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Sri Lanka)
- Mumbai luxury developer Sunteck Realty Ltd dominates shortlist of nominees for 2021 PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (India)
- Virtual gala presentations of South Asia’s leading real estate awards programme to broadcast on 9 December, preceding the 16th PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards Grand Final
BANGKOK, Thailand — 21 October 2021
The organisers of PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards, the region’s most exclusive and prestigious real estate awards programme, announced today the shortlist of developers and projects nominated to its Sri Lankan and Indian editions.
South Asia’s finest developers and projects will be garnering a wide variety of trophies and citations at the latest editions of the PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Sri Lanka) and PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (India), which will both be presented in innovative, interactive virtual gala broadcasts in December.
Top-notch property developers Home Lands Skyline (Pvt) Ltd and Kelsey Developments PLC dominated the shortlist of nominees for the 4th PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Sri Lanka) 2021, which will be presenting the title of Best Lifestyle Developer for the first time. Home Lands Skyline (Pvt) Ltd also secured nominations for two projects, Canterbury Golf Resort Apartments and Canterbury Golf Villas, while Kelsey Developments PLC earned nominations for its Central Park Ja-Ela and Urban Gateway Kottawa developments.
Mumbai-based developer Sunteck Realty Ltd, as well as its massive SunteckWorld township project, secured nominations in all categories of the 2nd PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (India) 2021. This year’s programme has coveted honours at stake for the outstanding developer and project in Mumbai, as well as an accolade for achievements in landscape architecture.
The virtual gala broadcast presentations of the Indian and Sri Lankan awards programme will premiere Thursday, 9 December 2021 on AsiaPropertyAwards.com and its official livestreaming channels on Facebook, YouTube, and LinkedIn. Highlights of the show will be broadcast on the History Channel.
The shortlist of nominees for the PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Sri Lanka) was determined by an independent panel of judges consisting of Dr. Nirmal De Silva, Awards Chairperson and Director and CEO, Paramount Realty; Emeritus Prof. Chitra Weddikkara, Managing Director, QServe Pte Ltd.; Nandike D. Samaranayake, Chartered Architect, AIA (SL); Natalie Pendigrast, Founder and Director, Pendi PVT Ltd;
Nilesh De Silva, Chartered Architect and Director, Kahawita De Silva & Associates Pvt Ltd (KDS); Roshan Madawela, Founding Director and CEO, RIU Real-Estate Intelligence Unit; Stephanie Balendra, Director, Homes N Spaces Lanka Properties (Pvt) Ltd.; and William Vincent Asoka Tilakawardane, Fellow of the Institute of Project Managers (Sri Lanka).
The shortlist of nominees for the PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (India) was determined by an independent panel of judges consisting of Amit Khanna, Awards Chairperson and Managing Director,
Phoenix Advisers; Ajai A Kapoor, CEO, 360 degrees – Real Estate Services; Avinash Khater, Founder and Chairman of The Real Estate Kings (TREK); Jitender Girdhar FRICS, FAIQS, Co-founder & Director at Qonqests Technical Solutions and VDC Technologies; Madhav Raman, Co-Founder, Anagram Architects;
Mallika Desai Thakker, Co-Founder & Creative Head at Vibe Design Lab; and Shradha Mithal, Managing Director, Resettle Destination Services.
HLB is the official supervisor of the PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards. In India, the Awards were supervised by Paul Ashburn, Co-Managing Partner at HLB Thailand and ASPAC Leader at HLB Real Estate Group. Ensuring the fairness, transparency and credibility of the Awards in Sri Lanka was the team of Dinuk Hettiarachchi, Managing Partner of HLB Sri Lanka, represented by Nihal Hettiarachchi & Company, Chartered Accountants.
Main winners of the Indian and Sri Lankan awards will immediately advance to the virtual edition of the 16th PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards Grand Final, also set to air 9 December, where they will compete with country winners from around the region for the chance to be called ‘Best in Asia’ in a wide variety of categories.
The virtual world of the 2021 PropertyGuru Asia Real Estate Summit, tackling the dynamism of the region’s proptech sector, will open 8 December. This year’s discussions and keynote presentations will cover timely subject matters as the data landscape, accessible data, sustainable development, and data innovation.
Organised by Southeast Asia’s leading property technology company, PropertyGuru Group, the 4th Annual PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Sri Lanka) programme is supported by the industry’s leading brands, including official cable TV partner History Channel; official newspaper Daily FT; official magazine PropertyGuru Property Report; official PR partner PR Wire Consultancy; official charity partner Right To Play; official ESG partner Baan Dek Foundation; supporting associations Asia MarTech Society and Ceylon Institute of Builders; and official supervisor HLB.
Also organised by PropertyGuru Group, the 2nd Annual PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (India) programme is supported by official cable TV partner History Channel; official magazine PropertyGuru Property Report; official PR partner FleishmanHillard India; official charity partner Right To Play; official ESG partner Baan Dek Foundation; supporting association Asia MarTech Society; and official supervisor HLB.
The Winners and Highly Commended awardees in these categories will be presented at the virtual gala broadcast of the 2021 PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Sri Lanka) on 9 December 2021:
- Best Developer
- Best Lifestyle Developer
- Best Condo Development (Colombo Metropolitan Region)
- Best Housing Development (Colombo)
- Best Townhouse Architectual Design
- Best Housing Architectural Design
BEST OF SRI LANKA AWARDS
- Best Condo Development (Sri Lanka)
- Best Housing Development (Sri Lanka)
- Special Recognition in ESG
The Winners in these categories will be presented at the virtual gala broadcast of the 2021 PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (India) on 9 December 2021:
- Best Developer(Mumbai)
- Best Condo Development (Mumbai)
- Best Landscape Architectural Design
Meet the dynamic duo putting waste to work in Indonesia
Indonesian entrepreneurs Ovy Sabrina and Novita Tan have made a meaningful mark with their firm Rebricks
Wind power: The Philippines spearheads Asia’s clean energy revolution
The Philippines has set aside its history of rejecting renewables and is setting its sights on becoming the region’s top green power producer
Singapore explores electric avenues
The pace of installation and consumer sentiment are still lagging as Singapore aims to meet its 2030 EV ambitions
Arkitek MAA shapes the nation
The firm's knack for crafting landmark transport hubs and socially sustainable developments has established it as one of Malaysia’s foremost practices