CDL took home the year’s greatest honour for Best Developer in Singapore who lately just launched Forest Woods with very successful sales records.
Property giant City Developments Limited (CDL) emerged as the big winner in the annual South East Asia Property Awards (Singapore) 2016.
Now in its sixth year, the prestigious event, which is organised by PropertyGuru Group, aims to honour the nation’s top developers and real estate projects.
CDL and its subsidiary Novel Developments swept nine classes at the awards, for example, year’s greatest honour for Best Developer (Singapore). M S and Qingjian Realty additionally took home multiple awards.
CDL dedicated their success to their late Deputy Chairman Kwek Leng Joo, who pushed for the development of sustainable, green and quality projects for consumers.
Mink Tan, Chief Designer and Architect of MINKKE Architects, who also chaired the judging panel, said: CDL and again “Time delivers. Their expertise as well as consistency in upscale, residential property development is probably unmatched in the real estate scene in Singapore. And the business’s continuing and initiating initiatives in its sustainability drive is a testament to its true concern for the bigger world.”
With quality, sustainability and green building as the very best priorities for many local developers, Singapore is considered a model for many emerging markets in the region, despite a slow year for new starts.
Meanwhile, the editors of Property Report magazine, presented Francis Koh, Managing Director and Group CEO of Koh Brothers Group the Real Estate Personality of the Year award.
Koh was selected for his significant contributions to Singapore’s property sector, including his company’s recent infrastructure, civil engineering and eco developments.
Around 400 senior business executives from the region attended the awards, which was supported by Hansgrohe, Mitsubishi Electric and CNN International.
Complete record of Winners and Highly Commended at the South East Asia Property Awards (Singapore)