Vietnam’s finest real estate developers and projects were accoladed in 62 categories on 21 October this year during the gala celebration of the 8th Annual PropertyGuru Vietnam Property Awards, 

Around 500 senior industry guests attended the 2022 edition of the PropertyGuru Vietnam Property Awards, held for the first time at the Gem Centre in Ho Chi Minh City.

In a first for the company, Phu My Hung Development Corporation won the sought-after title of Best Developer. The company also won the Special Recognition in Sustainable Design and Construction, Special Recognition for CSR, and Special Recognition for Building Communities, plus one Highly Commended citation for its project Hong Hac City.

Keppel Land emerged as the most awarded company of the night with 11 competitive wins, including the titles of Best Mixed Use Developer and Best Sustainable Developer. The Infiniti bested many other winners in the residential categories for the prestigious title of Best Condo Development (Vietnam), one of four wins for the Keppel Land project. Two of Keppel Land’s ventures with Phu Long Real Estate Corporation, Celesta Avenue and Celesta Heights, were named Best Housing Development (HCMC) and Best Condo Architectural Design, respectively. 

Joseph Low, president of Keppel Land (Vietnam), accepted the golden statuette for the 2022 Vietnam Real Estate Personality of the Year award. The title, decided by the editorial team of Property Report by PropertyGuru, was presented to Low in honour of his three decades of leadership at Keppel Land, providing impetus for the company’s flagship projects in Vietnam and redefining the country’s urban skylines.

Joseph Low said: “I am honoured to receive the PropertyGuru Vietnam Real Estate Personality of the Year award. This accolade is an affirmation not only of myself, but also of Keppel Land’s achievements in contributing to sustainable urbanisation in Vietnam, and it will spur us on as we deliver on our vision to redefine urban spaces for a sustainable future.”

Companies under VSIP accumulated five wins. In one of three wins, Vietnam Singapore Industrial Park and Township Development Joint Stock Company (VSIP JSC) garnered the title of Best Industrial Developer. Sun Casa Central by VSIP J.V., Co., Ltd won Best Housing Development (Binh Duong) while The Habitat Binh Duong by VSIP-Sembcorp Gateway Development Co., Ltd. won Best Condo Development (Binh Duong). BelHomes Hai Phong by VSIP Hai Phong Co., Ltd. was named Best Completed Housing Development. 

Another multi-awarded company, Phat Dat Real Estate Development Corporation, ended the night with seven wins, including the title of Best Boutique Developer. Its project Cadia Quy Nhon accumulated three wins.  

Hung Thinh Land received the Best Community Developer award and garnered three wins for its projects Merryland Quy Nhon and Canal District – Merryland. Hung Thinh Land and Hung Thinh Corporation each earned a Special Recognition. 

Khang Dien House Trading and Investment JSC earned five wins, including two for its project The Privia. SonKim Land Corporation, on the other hand, gained four wins, including the title of Best Luxury Developer, and the Best High End Condo Development (HCMC) and Best High End Condo Interior Design awards for The 9 Stellars.

Sycamore by CapitaLand Development (Vietnam) was hailed Best Housing Development (Vietnam), one of three wins for the project. CapitaLand Development (Vietnam) itself garnered the Special Recognition for CSR.

Other companies that won in the Developer categories were TNR Holdings Vietnam (Best Lifestyle Developer) and T&T Homes (Best Breakthrough Developer).

Hari V Krishnan, CEO and Managing Director of PropertyGuru Group, said: “We are excited about the prospects for Vietnam which is one of Southeast Asia’s most dynamic property markets, and the sheer diversity and breadth of the winning projects and companies this year reinforce that viewpoint. The steady rise of well-designed residences, luxurious resorts and hotels, innovative industrial projects, and world-class commercial developments in Vietnam deserve recognition, and the PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards program is delighted to shine a light on them. Congratulations to all the awardees!” 

The list of winning companies and projects was determined by the independent panel of judges comprising Thien Duong, chairperson of the Awards in Vietnam and managing director, Transform Architecture; Alex Crane, managing director, Vietnam, Knight Frank; Andras Germ, general manager, Astra; Chau Ta, executive director – legal transactions, SC Capital Partners Pte Ltd ; Dang Van Quang, director of strategy consulting services, Navigat; David McDonald, general director, WT Partnership (Vietnam) LLC; Edward Haysom, general director, Haysom Architects Vietnam; Hang Dang, managing director, CBRE (Vietnam) Co, Ltd ; Jack Nguyen,advisor , Vinacrowd; Jean-Francois Chevance, group director of hospitality and design, Archetype Group; Mauro Gasparotti, director, Savills Hotels APAC; Paul D. Volodarsky, senior associate, deputy head of regional real estate, DFDL Legal and Tax; and Tran Quynh Trang, owner of property management firm Sapphire Indochina.

The fairness, transparency, and credibility of the selection process was made possible by AASC – HLB Vietnam, the official supervisor of the Awards, led by partner and deputy general director Do Manh Cuong and business development manager Lan Ng Hoang.

The Vietnam Property Awards mark the continuation of the 2022 PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards series of celebrations, set to culminate with the 17th PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards Grand Final on 9 December. Main winners in Vietnam, including the Best Developer, will compete for the ‘Best in Asia’ titles at the grand finale in Bangkok, Thailand. The PropertyGuru Asia Real Estate Summit, the thought leadership platform of PropertyGuru Group, will also take place in the Thai capital on 8 December. 

Established in 2005, the PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards continue to reward high-calibre work within the industry, encompassing property development, construction, architecture, interior design, and sustainable building practices. The series has expanded over the years to cover the region’s dynamic property markets, including Australia, the Chinese markets, Japan, India, and Sri Lanka.

Organised by Southeast Asia’s leading property technology company, PropertyGuru Group (NYSE: PGRU), the 8th PropertyGuru Vietnam Property Awards programme is supported by platinum sponsor Kohler; gold sponsors Häfele Vietnam and Saint-Gobain Vietnam; silver sponsor Dulux Professional; local partner Oriental Media Vietnam; official portal partner Batdongsan.com.vn; official channel partner History; official magazine Property Report by PropertyGuru; official PR partner T&H Communications; media partners Deluxe Magazine, Luxuo, Palace, Robb Report, Vietnam Heritage, and Yacht Style; official ESG partner Baan Dek Foundation; supporting association IFC – Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies; and official supervisor HLB.

LIST OF WINNERS AND HIGHLY COMMENDED AWARDEES

8th PropertyGuru Vietnam Property Awards

DEVELOPER AWARDS 

Best Developer

WINNER: Phu My Hung Development Corporation

Best Luxury Developer

WINNER: SonKim Land Corporation

Best Industrial Developer

WINNER: Vietnam Singapore Industrial Park and Township Development Joint Stock Company (VSIP JSC)

Best Mixed Use Developer

WINNER: Keppel Land 

Best Lifestyle Developer

WINNER: TNR Holdings Vietnam

Best Sustainable Developer

WINNER: Keppel Land 

Best Boutique Developer

WINNER: Phat Dat Real Estate Development Corporation

Best Community Developer

WINNER: Hung Thinh Land Joint Stock Company

Best Breakthrough Developer

WINNER: T&T Homes

DEVELOPMENT AWARDS

Best Mega Township Development

WINNER: Merryland Quy Nhon by Hung Thinh Land

Best Township Development

WINNER: Meyhomes Capital Phu Quoc by Tan A Dai Thanh – Meyland

BestMixed UseDevelopment

WINNER: King Crown Infinity by BCG Land Joint Stock Company

HIGHLY COMMENDED: Marina Bayfront District by BIM Land (a member of BIM Group)

Best Integrated Resort Development

WINNER: Park Hyatt Phu Quoc Residences by BIM Land (a member of BIM Group) 

HIGHLY COMMENDED: The Five Villas & Resort and Shilla Monogram Quangnam Danang by TC Group

Best Office Development  

WINNER: UOA Tower by UOA Group

Best Serviced Apartment Development

WINNER: The Five Residences Hanoi by TC Group

Best Retail Housing Development  

WINNER: Artisan Park by Gamuda Land

BestHigh EndCondo Development (HCMC)

WINNER: The 9 Stellars by SonKim Land Corporation

Best Mid End Condo Development (HCMC)

WINNER: The Privia by Khang Dien House Trading and Investment JSC

Best Condo Development (Binh Duong)

WINNER: The Habitat Binh Duong by VSIP-Sembcorp Gateway Development Co., Ltd.

HIGHLY COMMENDED: Legacy Central (Binh Duong) by Kim Oanh Group

Best Condo Development (Danang)

WINNER: The Sang Residence by Viet Nam Smart City Joint Stock Company

Best Branded Residential Development

WINNER: Cadia Quy Nhon by Phat Dat Real Estate Development Corporation

Best Lifestyle Development

WINNER: The Gió Riverside by An Gia Group

Best Wellness Condo Development

WINNER: Urban Green by Kusto Home Vietnam

Best Waterfront Condo Development

WINNER: The Infiniti by Keppel Land Vietnam

HIGHLY COMMENDED: Cadia Quy Nhon by Phat Dat Real Estate Development Corporation

Best Waterfront Condo Development (Hanoi)

WINNER: Central Residence- Gamuda City by Gamuda Land Vietnam

Best Residential Development (Quy Nhon)

WINNER: Cadia Quy Nhon by Phat Dat Real Estate Development Corporation

Best Connectivity Condo Development

WINNER: Urban Green by Kusto Home Vietnam

Best Completed Condo Development

WINNER: Diamond Island by Kusto Home Vietnam

Best Eco Friendly Condo Development

WINNER: The Habitat Binh Duong by VSIP-Sembcorp Gateway Development Co., Ltd.

Best Smart Building Development  

WINNER: Urban Green by Kusto Home Vietnam

Best Housing Development (HCMC)

WINNER: Celesta Avenue by Keppel Land Vietnam and Phu Long Real Estate Corporation

HIGHLY COMMENDED: The 9 Stellars by SonKim Land Corporation

Best Luxury Housing Development (Hanoi)

WINNER: The Melody by Kita Group Joint Stock Company

Best Housing Development (Binh Duong)

WINNER: Sun Casa Central by VSIP J.V., Co., Ltd

Best Residential Development (PhuQuoc)

WINNER: Meyhomes Capital Phu Quoc by Tan A Dai Thanh – Meyland

Best Waterfront Housing Development

WINNER: Vlasta Sam Son by Van Phu – Invest Investment Joint Stock Company

Best Wellness Housing Development

WINNER: Sun Casa Central by VSIP J.V., Co., Ltd

Best Connectivity Housing Development

WINNER: Senturia Q9 Central Point by Tien Phuoc Real Estate Joint Stock Company

Best Completed Housing Development

WINNER: BelHomes Hai Phong by VSIP Hai Phong Co., Ltd.

Best Green Development  

WINNER: The Infiniti by Keppel Land Vietnam

Best Eco Friendly Housing Development

WINNER: Sycamore by CapitaLand Development (Vietnam)

DESIGN AWARDS

Best Mega Township Masterplan Design

WINNER: Merryland Quy Nhon by Hung Thinh Land

Best Township Masterplan Design

WINNER: Meyhomes Capital Phu Quoc by Tan A Dai Thanh – Meyland

Best Residential Masterplan Design

WINNER: Sycamore by CapitaLand Development (Vietnam)

HIGHLY COMMENDED: Senturia Q9 Central Point by Tien Phuoc Real Estate Joint Stock Company

Best Resort Architectural Design

WINNER: Sailing Club Signature Resort Phu Quoc by BIM Land (a member of BIM Group)

Best High End Condo Architectural Design

WINNER: King Crown Infinity by BCG Land Joint Stock Company

HIGHLY COMMENDED: Marina Bayfront Towers by BIM Land (a member of BIM Group)

HIGHLY COMMENDED: Cadia Quy Nhon by Phat Dat Real Estate Development Corporation

Best Condo Architectural Design

WINNER: Celesta Heights by Keppel Land Vietnam and Phu Long Real Estate Corporation

Best Retail Housing Architectural Design

WINNER: Canal District – Merryland by Hung Thinh Land

Best Housing Architectural Design

WINNER: Artisan Park by Gamuda Land

Best Urban Housing Architectural Design

WINNER: Menas Zone Vy Da by Conasi Property Management and Development Corp

Best High End Condo Interior Design

WINNER: The 9 Stellars by SonKim Land Corporation

HIGHLY COMMENDED: Cadia Quy Nhon by Phat Dat Real Estate Development Corporation

Best Condo Interior Design

WINNER: The Privia by Khang Dien House Trading and Investment JSC

Best High End Condo Landscape Architectural Design

WINNER: Cadia Quy Nhon by Phat Dat Real Estate Development Corporation

Best Condo Landscape Architectural Design

WINNER: The Infiniti by Keppel Land Vietnam

HIGHLY COMMENDED: La Partenza by Khai Minh Land

Best High End Housing Landscape Architectural Design

WINNER: Meysenses Lucia Bay Bai Lu by Tan A Dai Thanh – Meyland

HIGHLY COMMENDED: Hong Hac City by Phu My Hung Development Corporation

Best Housing Landscape Architectural Design

WINNER: Artisan Park by Gamuda Land

BEST OF VIETNAM

Best Condo Development (Vietnam)

WINNER: The Infiniti by Keppel Land Vietnam  

Best Housing Development (Vietnam)

WINNER: Sycamore by CapitaLand Development (Vietnam)

SPECIAL AWARDS

Special Recognition in ESG

WINNER: Keppel Land

WINNER: Khang Dien House Trading and Investment JSC 

WINNER: Phat Dat Real Estate Development Corporation

Special Recognition for CSR

WINNER: BIM Land

WINNER: CapitaLand Development (Vietnam)

WINNER: Hung Thinh Corporation

WINNER: Keppel Land 

WINNER: Khang Dien House Trading and Investment JSC 

WINNER: Kim Oanh Group

WINNER: Phat Dat Real Estate Development Corporation

WINNER: Phu Dong Group

WINNER: Phu My Hung Development Corporation

WINNER: SonKim Land Corporation

WINNER: Thang Loi Group Real Estate Joint Stock Company

WINNER: Van Phu – Invest Investment Joint Stock Company 

WINNER: Vietnam Singapore Industrial Park and Township Development Joint Stock Company (VSIP JSC)

Special Recognition in Sustainable Designand Construction

WINNER: Keppel Land

WINNER: Khang Dien House Trading and Investment JSC 

WINNER: Phu My Hung Development Corporation

WINNER: Vietnam Singapore Industrial Park and Township Development Joint Stock Company (VSIP JSC)

Special Recognition for Building Communities

WINNER: Hung Thinh Land Joint Stock Company

WINNER: Phat Dat Real Estate Development Corporation

WINNER: Phu My Hung Development Corporation

PUBLISHER’S CHOICE

Vietnam Real Estate Personality of the Year

WINNER: Joseph Low

President, Keppel Land (Vietnam)