Asia Property Awards

Australia

Australia’s outstanding 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 of the best in the Asian real estate sector in the past year. The 2020 PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards are the most respected and most sought-after real estate industry honours. The culminating 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 

18

Sep 2020

ENTRY FORM DEADLINE

25

Sep 2020

SITE INSPECTIONS

21 – 30

Sep 2020

FINAL JUDGING

7

Oct 2020

DEVELOPER AWARDS

Best Developer

Must have completed at least 5 developments since January 2015.

Best Boutique Developer

Must have completed at least 2 developments since January 2015.

Best Sustainable Developer

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

Best Hospitality Developer

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

Best Industrial Developer

Should have completed at least 2 industrial developments in Australia 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 Australia 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 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.

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 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

Special Recognition in Sustainable 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 Sustainable 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

Best Apartment Development (Western Australia)

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. 

Best Apartment Development (Queensland)

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.

Best Apartment Development (New South Wales)

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.

Best Apartment Development (Victoria)

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.

Best Apartment Development (Australia Capital Territory)

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.

Best Housing Development (Western Australia) 

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

Best Housing Development (Queensland)    

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

Best Housing Development (New South Wales) 

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

Best Housing Development (Victoria)    

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

Best Housing Development (Australia Capital Territory)

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

Best Townhouse Development (Western Australia)    

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

Best Townhouse Development (Queensland)    

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

Best Townhouse Development (New South Wales) 

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

Best Townhouse Development (Victoria)   

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

Best Townhouse Development (Australia Capital Territory) 

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

Best Student Accommodation Development

Open to owner managed accommodation targeted at students. The development must be completed in the period between January 2020 and before December 2023. Must have a show unit. 

Best Office Development

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

Best Retail Development

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

Best Hotel Development     

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

Best Mixed Use Development    

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

Best Educational Development 

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 or pending). All shortlisted developments are eligible. There is no direct entry for this category. Open to developments with internationally recognized green certification (granted or pending). All shortlisted developments in the above categories are eligible. There is no direct entry for this category.

DESIGN AWARDS

Best Apartment 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 Townhouse Architectural Design

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

Best Educational Architectural Design

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

Best Hotel Architectural Design

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

Best Retail Architectural Design

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

Best Retail Interior 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 Landscape Architectural Design

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

Best Educational Interior Design

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

Best Hotel Interior Design 

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

Best Office Interior Design    

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

Best Apartment Interior Design

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

Best Housing Interior Design

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

Best Townhouse Interior Design

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

Best Mixed Use Interior Design

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

Best Co working Space    

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

Judge Panel

Lui Violanti

Chairperson (Australia)

Regional Manager - Western Australian ,Inhabit Group

Peter Esho

Co-Founder at Wealthi

Benson Zhou

Director, CBD and Metropolitan Sales, Savills Australia

Leonie Klaric

Co-Founder of ‘The Property Expert International'

The 2020 PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards Grand Final gala dinner and awards presentation ceremony.

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

More than 500 guests and VIPs from the most dynamic markets around Asia-Pacific attend the Grand Final ceremony, which is a collocated event of the two-day PropertyGuru Asia Real Estate Summit, both hosted in Bangkok, Thailand.

* 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