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Record number of nominees picked for the 13thPropertyGuruThailand Property Awards 2018

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More than 40 companies are vying for the real estate industry’s highest honours

  • A total of 50 awards to be presented to the best of the best in the kingdom’s building sector
  • New categories include Best Senior Living and Best Co Working Space Development, and Special Recognition for Building Communities, Customer Care, and Public Facility
  • Panote Sirivadhanabhakdi of TCC Assets named2018 Real Estate Personality of the Year

BANGKOK, Thailand – 13 August 2018

The country’s longest-running and most prestigious real estate awards programme today announced a record 40 companies nominated in 50 categories for the 13th PropertyGuru Thailand Property Awards 2018.

Among the year’s frontrunners is past winner Habitat Group, receiving seven nods, tied with newcomer ACE Estate Group, and former Best Developer titleholder Magnolia Quality Development Corporation Limited (MQDC).

Other top nominees that received at least five nominations include Apex Development, AP (Thailand), and Altitude Development.

New categories that will debut this year include Best Senior Living Development, Best Co Working Space Development, Best Home Office Architectural Design, and Special Recognition for Building Communities, for Customer Care, for Design and Construction, and for Public Facility, expanding the scope of the Awards.

In addition, a special honour for the 2018 Real Estate Personality of the Year will be presented to one of pioneers of master-planned mixed-use communities in the kingdom, Panote Sirivadhanabhakdi, Group CEO of TCC Assets (Thailand).

Winners will be presented on Friday evening, 31 August, at the main ballroom of The Athenee Hotel, a luxury collection hotel, Bangkok. More than 600 guests are expected to attend the exclusive, black-tie ceremony.

Terry Blackburn, founder and managing director of the Property Guru Asia Property Awards, said: “It is incredible that after 13 years since launching the awards programme that it should still be breaking records,with 50 categories to be presented this year. This continued growth is driven by the achievements of relentless developers in the country’s building sector. There is no doubt that Thailand remains a force in Asian real estate, producing innovative and cutting-edge properties for consumers and investors.”

This year’s independent judging panel is once again led by Suphin Mechuchep, Managing Director at Jones Lang LaSalle (Thailand) Limited. The panel members are: Charles Blocker – CEO & Founder, IC Partners Limited; Colin Yap Chin Wei – Founder/Creative Director, Hotels & Resorts Design Company Limited; Leong Choong Peng – Advisor (Thailand), Arcadis; Marciano Birjmohun – Director, The Singapore-Thai Chambers of Commerce; Sasivimol Sinthawanarong – Design Principal, JARKEN Co., Ltd.; Prof. Sonthya Vanichvatana, PhD – Associate Architect, MRICS, and Chairperson, Department of Real Estate, Martin de Tours School of Management and Economics, MSME Business School, Assumption University; and Dr. Theerathon Tharachai – CFO, Project Planning Service Public Company Limited.

The regional panel judges are: Clayton Wade – Managing Director, Premier Homes Real Estate; George Willoughby – Managing Director, Form Realty Thailand; Keith Humphreys – Managing Director, Keith Humphreys and Associates; Robert Krupica – Senior Partner, Hughes Krupica; and Russ Downing – Managing Director, Hua Hin Real Estate.

BDO, the world’s fifth largest auditing firm,oversaw the entire awards process of the Property Guru Thailand Property Awards, led by Paul Ashburn (Co-Managing Partner) and Angelina Harinck. (Assistant Manager).

The 2018 Property Guru Thailand Property Awards is supported by platinum sponsor Kohler; co-sponsors Hitachi Elevator, Nasket, and JLL; official airline partner THAI Airways; official portal partner DDproperty.com, Thailand’s leading property site; official charity Raks Thai Foundation; media partners PRESTIGE Thailand, The Phuket News, and PropertyGuru Property Report; and official supervisor BDO.

OFFICIAL SHORTLIST OF NOMINEES
13thPropertyGuruThailand Property Awards 2018

DEVELOPER AWARDS

Best Developer

  • Winner to be revealed on 31 August 2018 at the gala dinner in Bangkok

Best Boutique Developer

  • All Inspire Development Public Company Limited
  • Altitude Development Co.,Ltd.
  • Boat PattanaCo.,Ltd
  • Habitat Group Co., Ltd.
  • Mana Patanakarn Co., Ltd.

Special Recognition in CSR

  • Areeya Property Public Company Limited​
  • AP (Thailand) Public Company Limited​
  • Magnolia Quality Development Corporation Limited (MQDC)

Special Recognition inSustainable Development

  • AP (Thailand) Public Company Limited​
  • Magnolia Quality Development Corporation Limited (MQDC)

Special Recognition for Customer Care

  • Magnolia Quality Development Corporation Limited (MQDC)

Special Recognition for Building Communities

  • Magnolia Quality Development Corporation Limited (MQDC)
  • Utopia Development

Special Recognition for Design and Construction

  • AP (Thailand) Public Company Limited​
  • Enrich States Co., Ltd.
  • Magnolia Quality Development Corporation Limited (MQDC)
  • Utopia Development

RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT AWARDS

Best Ultra Luxury Condo Development (Bangkok)

  • Banyan Tree Residences Riverside Bangkok by Nirvana Daii PLC
  • Vittorio residence by AP (Thailand) Public Company Limited

Best Luxury Condo Development (Bangkok)

  • Chalermnit Art De Maison by Areeya Property Public Company Limited
  • Park Origin Phayathai by Origin Property Public Company Limited
  • The Reserve Sathorn by Pruksa Real Estate Public Company Limited

Best High End Condo Development (Bangkok)

  • Altitude Samyan-Silom by Altitude Development Co.,Ltd.
  • ONE9FIVE by TC Development
  • Walden Asoke by Habitat Group Co., Ltd.

Best Affordable Condo Development (Bangkok)

  • Chapter One Eco by Pruksa Real Estate Public Company Limited

Best Luxury Housing Development (Bangkok)

  • Baan Issara Bangna by C.I.N. Estate Co., Ltd.

Best Housing Development (Bangkok)

  • Astera Pride Rama II by V.M.P.C. Company Limited
  • KUUN by ACE Estate Group Co., Ltd.

Best Residential Development (Chiang Mai)

  • Hilltania by SomsriWangtongkum Co., Ltd.
  • The 8 Condominium by The 8 Estate Co.,Ltd
  • The Prominence Proud by Regal Asset Company Limited

Best Villa Development (Phuket)

  • Botanica Luxury Villas by Botanica Luxury Phuket Co.,Ltd

Best Condo Development (Phuket)

  • Mai Khao Beach Condotel by Thai Business Development Company Group
  • The Residences at Sheraton Phuket Grand Bay by Apex Development Public Company Limited
  • Utopia Naiharn by Utopia Naiharn Co., LTD.

Best Villa Development (Samui)

  • Verano Residence by Samui Be One Co., Ltd
  • Samui Green Cottages by Neo Estate Corporations Co.,Ltd
  • Ariya Residences Koh Samui by BH 2 Brothers Co., Ltd

Best Housing Development (Eastern Seaboard)

  • Patta Prime by Patta Development Co., Ltd.

Best Villa Development (Eastern Seaboard)

  • Sunplay Pool Villas Bangsaray by Sunplay Asia Limited

Best Condo Development (Eastern Seaboard)

  • Sunplay The Heights Bangsaray by Sunplay Asia Limited
  • The Riviera Wongamat Beach by The Riviera Group
  • The Riviera Jomtien by The Riviera Group
  • Wyndham Atlas Wongamat Pattaya by Habitat Group Co., Ltd.

Best Residential Development (Hua Hin)

  • Falcon Hill by Falcon Hill Development Limited.

Best Senior Living Development 

  • Jin Wellbeing County by Premiere Home Health Care Co., Ltd.
  • Sunplay Bangsaray by Sunplay Asia Limited

COMMERCIAL DEVELOPMENT AWARDS

Best Home Office Development

  • Prove Kaset-Nawamin by Altitude Development Co.,Ltd.

Best Retail Development

  • Central Embassy by Central Group

Special Recognition for Community Retail

  • Summer Hill Boutique Prakhanong 1 Ltd., subsidiary of Boutique Corporation Public Company Limited.

Best Hotel Development

  • The Residences at Sheraton Phuket Grand Bay by Apex Development Public Company Limited

Best Mixed Use Development

  • ThewTalay Estate by Issara United Co., Ltd. & Issara United Development Co., Ltd.
  • The Residences at Sheraton Phuket Grand Bay by Apex Development Public Company Limited

Best Co Working Space Development

  • Spaces Chamchuri Square by Spaces

DESIGN AWARDS

Best Luxury Condo Architectural Design (Bangkok)

  • Chalermnit Art De Maison by Areeya Property Public Company Limited
  • Park Origin Phayathai by Areeya Property Public Company Limited
  • The Strand by One.Six Development and Magnolia Quality Development Corporation

Best High EndCondo Architectural Design (Bangkok)

  • ONE9FIVE by TC Development
  • Walden Asoke by Habitat Group Co., Ltd.
  • Altitude Samyan-Silom by Habitat Group Co., Ltd.

Best Affordable Condo Architectural Design (Bangkok)

  • The Cuvée by ChaoprayaMahanakorn Public Company Limited.
  • UNiO H Tiwanon by Helix Co.,Ltd

Best Condo Interior Design (Bangkok)

  • ONE9FIVE by TC Development
  • The Cuvée by Chaopraya Mahanakorn Public Company Limited.
  • The Strand by One.Six Development and Magnolia Quality Development Corporation
  • Vittorio residence by AP (Thailand) Public Company Limited

Best Condo Landscape Architectural Design (Bangkok)

  • ONE9FIVE by TC Development
  • Park Origin Phayathai by Origin Property Public Company Limited
  • UNIO Sukhumvit 72 by Helix Co.,Ltd.

Best Housing Architectural Design (Bangkok)

  • KUUN by ACE Estate Group Co., Ltd.
  • LEROY Ruamrudee by ACE Estate Group Co., Ltd.
  • Mastery Phaholyothin24 by Altitude Development Co.,Ltd.

Best Housing Interior Design

  • KUUN by ACE Estate Group Co., Ltd.
  • LEROY Ruamrudee by ACE Estate Group Co., Ltd.
  • Marui Sothorn 4 by Marui Real Estate Co.,Ltd.

Best Housing Landscape Architectural Design (Bangkok)

  • KUUN by ACE Estate Group Co., Ltd.
  • LEROY Ruamrudee by ACE Estate Group Co., Ltd.

Best Condo Architectural Design (Resort)

  • Sunplay The Heights Bangsaray by Sunplay Asia Limited
  • Wyndham Atlas Wongamat Pattaya by Habitat Group Co., Ltd.
  • Cayla Private Urban Tropical Residence by Cayla Private Equity Co.,Ltd

Best Condo Interior Design (Resort)

  • Wyndham Atlas Wongamat Pattaya by Habitat Group Co., Ltd.
  • Cayla Private Urban Tropical Residence by Cayla Private Equity Co.,Ltd

Best Condo Landscape Architectural Design (Resort)

  • Cayla Private Urban Tropical Residence by Cayla Private Equity Co.,Ltd
  • The Riviera Wongamat Beach by The Riviera Group

Best Luxury Housing Architectural Design (Resort)

  • The Residences at Sheraton Phuket Grand Bay by Apex Development Public Company Limited

Best Housing Architectural Design (Resort)

  • Ariya Residences Koh Samui by BH 2 Brothers Co., Ltd
  • Botanica Luxury Villas by by Neo Estate Corporations Co.,Ltd
  • Kalessan Villa by Neo Estate Corporations Co.,Ltd
  • MU-Samui by Neo Estate Corporations Co.,Ltd

Best Housing Landscape Architectural Design (Resort)

  • Ariya Residences Koh Samui by BH 2 Brothers Co., Ltd
  • The Residences at Sheraton Phuket Grand Bay by Apex Development Public Company Limited

Best Home Office Architectural Design

  • Prove Kaset-Nawamin by Altitude Development Co.,Ltd.

Best Retail Architectural Design

  • Central Embassy by Central Group

Best Hotel Architectural Design

  • The Residences at Sheraton Phuket Grand Bay by Apex Development Public Company Limited

BEST OF THAILAND AWARDS

Best Condo Development (Thailand)

  • Winner to be announced on 31 August 2018 at the gala dinner in Bangkok

Best Housing Development (Thailand)

  • Winner to be announced on 31 August 2018 at the gala dinner in Bangkok

SPECIAL AWARDS

Best Universal Design Development

  • Central Embassy by Central Group
  • Jin Wellbeing County by Premiere Home Health Care Co., Ltd.​
  • Mai Khao Beach Condotel by Thai Business Development Company Group
  • Sunplay Pool Villas Bangsaray by Sunplay Asia Limited​
  • The Riviera Wongamat Beach by The Riviera Group ​

Special Recognition for Public Facility

  • Chulalongkorn University Centenary Park
  • PTT Forest In The City
  • TCDC (Thailand Creative & Design Center)

PUBLISHER’S CHOICE

ThailandReal Estate Personality of the Year

Panote Sirivadhanabhakdi, Group CEO, TCC Assets (Thailand)

About PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards:
Property Guru’s Asia Property Awards, established in 2005, are the region’s biggest and most prestigious real estate awards series. Asia Property Awards are recognised as the ultimate hallmark of industry excellence in the Asian property sector. Boasting an independent panel of industry experts and trusted supervisors, the Awards have an unparalleled reputation for being credible, fair and transparent. In 2018, the Awards expanded to cover 17 key markets around the region, featuring 12 gala dinners and associated ceremonies in 11 countries, each one hosting up to 600 senior industry leaders to recognise excellence within each Asian market. Local awards culminate in the PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards Grand Final, which takes place alongside the two-day PropertyGuru Asia Real Estate Summit in Bangkok on 8-9 November 2018.

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