Outstanding developers chosen as nominees for the 13th PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Singapore)

Singapore, 17 October 2023


SINGAPORE — PropertyGuru Group (NYSE: PGRU), Southeast Asia’s leading property technology company, announced today the outstanding companies and developments shortlisted as nominees for the 13th edition of the PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Singapore), supported by Mitsubishi Electric Asia Pte Ltd.

The 13th PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Singapore) will be presented in 49 categories, celebrating the developers, projects, and individuals that elevate the gold standard of real estate development and design in the country. The black-tie gala dinner and presentation ceremony will take place for the first time at The Ritz-Carlton, Millenia Singapore on Friday, 27 October 2023.

The companies competing for Singapore’s highest real estate honours include Bukit Sembawang Estates Limited; Chiu Teng Group; Da Vinci Land; East Vue Pte Ltd; EL Development Pte Ltd; Frasers Property Singapore; Grand Dunman Pte. Ltd.; GuocoLand; Hoi Hup Realty Pte Ltd; Hoi Hup Sunway Katong Pte Ltd; Hoi Hup Sunway Kent Ridge Pte Ltd; Hovoh Pte Ltd; HY-MCC (Bernam) Pte Ltd; Low Keng Huat (S) Limited; Solitaire Cecil Pte Ltd (TE Capital Partners and LaSalle Investment Management); The Assembly Place; TQS (2) Development Pte Ltd; UOL Group Limited; and Wing Tai Asia. Joint ventures by UOL Group Limited and Singapore Land Group Limited are also nominated for a wide range of accolades.

Eugene Lim YJ, founder and CEO, The Assembly Place, will receive the first Rising Star award. The title, presented by portal partner PropertyGuru.com.sg, recognises his arrival in the real estate scene and remarkable achievements over the last few years, especially in the creation of quality co-living spaces.

Tan Zhiyong, chief executive officer, MCC Singapore, will receive the Singapore Real Estate of the Year award from the editorial team of Property Report by PropertyGuru, the official magazine, for his strong performance in property development, as well as his many achievements in construction, engineering, and urban planning.

The independent panel of judges who determined the shortlist of nominees this year consist of Kristin Thorsteins, chairperson of the Awards in Singapore and head of partnerships – growth for APAC, IWG PLC; Annalisa Dass, director, digital strategy, EY-Parthenon; Chua Shang Chai, partner, Dentons Rodyk & Davidson LLP; Greg Shand, architect, Robert Greg Shand Architects; Henry Woon, director, Atelier Ten; Ar. Ivy Koh, deputy COO, SJ Architecture, Surbana Jurong Consultants Pte Ltd.; Roy Ling, CEO, board director, and adjunct professor, FollowTrade; Tay Kah Poh, adjunct associate professor, NUS Department of Real Estate; and Wenhui Lim, partner, Spark Architects.

HLB Singapore Foo Kon Tan, through the leadership of Raymond Kong and Chen Tsai-Wei Vivian, supervised the selection process and upheld its fairness, transparency, and credibility.

Main country winners of the PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Singapore) will be eligible to advance to the 18th PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards Grand Final on Friday, 8 December in Bangkok, Thailand where they will compete for honours against their peers from Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, and Vietnam, as well as Australia, India, Japan, and China.

Organised by PropertyGuru Group, the 13th PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Singapore) are supported by gold sponsor Mitsubishi Electric Asia Pte Ltd.; official portal partner PropertyGuru.com.sg; official magazine Property Report by PropertyGuru; media partners AspirantSG, d+a Magazine, SquareRooms, and Top 10 Singapore; supporting association Singapore Estate Agents Association; and official supervisor HLB.

For more information, email [email protected] or visit the official website: AsiaPropertyAwards.com.

The Winners and Highly Commended awardees in these categories will be presented at the gala celebration on 27 October 2023:

13th PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Singapore)


Best Developer                           

Best Mixed Use Developer                        

Best Residential Developer                       

Best Commercial Developer                      

Best Landed Developer               

Best Hospitality Developer                       

Best Lifestyle Developer                            

Best Sustainable Developer                      

Best Breakthrough Developer                   

Best Co Living Operator              



Best Mega Scale Condo Development                    

Best Ultra Luxury Condo Development

Best Luxury Condo Development

Best Premium Condo Development           

Best Private Condo Development

Best Completed Private Condo Development

Best Executive Condo Development                        

Best Waterfront Condo Development        

Best Landed Housing Development                         

Best Nature Integrated Development                                             

Best Lifestyle Development                       

Best Green Development                           

Best Mixed Use Development                   

Best Integrated Development                   

Best Hotel Development                           

Best Industrial Development                     

Best Reconstruction Project Development



Best Mega Scale Condo Architectural Design

Best Mega Scale Condo Landscape Design

Best Ultra Luxury Condo Interior Design

Best Luxury Condo Architectural Design

Best Luxury CondoLandscape Design      

Best Premium Condo Architectural Design

BestPremium CondoInterior Design                       

BestPremium Condo Landscape Design   

Best Private Condo Architectural Design  

BestPrivateCondoInterior Design                          

BestPrivateCondoLandscape Design                    

Best Hotel Architectural Design               

Best Hotel Interior Design                          

Best Office Architectural Design                                           

Best Co Living Space                  

Best Sales Gallery Architectural Design                   



Best Condo Development (Singapore)                    

Best Housing Development (Singapore)                  



Rising Star                    

Special Recognition in ESG                                      

Special Recognition in Sustainable Design and Construction         



Singapore Real Estate Personality of the Year




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PropertyGuru’s Asia Property Awards, established in 2005, are the region’s most exclusive and prestigious real estate awards programme. The Asia Property Awards are recognised as the ultimate hallmark of 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, ethical, fair, and transparent. 

In 2023, the Awards series is open to more than a dozen key property markets around the region. The exciting gala events welcome senior industry leaders and top media, as well as reach property agents and consumers via live streaming. Recognising excellence within each Asian market with a variety of categories, including green and sustainable development, each local awards programme will culminate in the PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards Grand Final, which takes place after the PropertyGuru Asia Real Estate Summit during ‘PropertyGuru Week’ in December 2023. 

For more information, please visit AsiaPropertyAwards.com


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PropertyGuru.com.sg was launched in Singapore in 2007 and since then PropertyGuru Group has made the property journey a transparent one for property seekers in Southeast Asia. In the last 15 years, PropertyGuru has grown into a high-growth PropTech company with a robust portfolio including leading property marketplaces and award-winning mobile apps across its core markets; mortgage marketplace, PropertyGuru Finance; home services platform, Sendhelper; a host of proprietary enterprise solutions under PropertyGuru For Business including DataSense, ValueNet, Awards, events and publications across Asia.  

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