Asia’s award-winning property developments

The PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards Grand Final, with its distinguished roster of winners, signifies a landmark moment in the realm of Asian real estate.

In the heart of Bangkok at The Athenee Hotel, the PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards Grand Final concluded its 18th Annual celebration. Recognizing excellence and innovation, the event marked the pinnacle of the 2023 awards series, spotlighting over 130 winners from 54 categories. Among the highlights were 11 Developer awards, 27 Development awards, and 15 Design awards.

Bridges spotlights some of the inspiring award-winning developments around Asia:


Anantara, a joint venture between Agung Sedayu Group and Salim Group, proudly takes the stage as the winner of the Best Green Development (Asia) award for their project, Central Market PIK. This strategic environmentally conscious one-stop shopping destination is set to be an eco-lifestyle icon in Jakarta. With an expected opening in May 2022, Central Market PIK is currently undergoing the Green Building certification process. The development integrates lush green landscapes, utilizing 60% of its energy from solar panels, and adopting a natural cross-ventilation system to create a sustainable and comfortable shopping environment.          

Recognising and awarding excellence in 2023 led us on an insightful journey through the diverse property markets of Asia. Celebrating real estate from the cities of tomorrow,

Jules Kay, GM of PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards and Events

Summarecon Agung clinches two prestigious awards at the 18th PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards. The development is recognized as the Best Township Development (Asia) and the Best Low Rise Condo Development (Asia) for its Rainbow Spring Condovillas product. Summarecon Bekasi, covering an extensive area, has become a symbol of excellence in urban planning, combining housing, business, and commercial properties seamlessly. With a track record of 38 years, Summarecon Agung’s BSD City has not only contributed significantly to Indonesia’s real estate landscape but has also become a unique investment opportunity. The awards received are a testament to Summarecon Agung’s commitment to innovation and quality in property development.

Agung Sedayu Group and Salim Group join forces to present the Best Waterfront Township Development (Asia) with Golf Island PIK and Riverwalk Island PIK. Positioned as the first mega reclamation project in the North Bay of Jakarta, Golf Island PIK is a reclaimed island covering 303 hectares. It features luxury residences, commercial areas, an 18-hole golf course, and other premium facilities. The development’s comprehensive waterfront city concept, complete with enticing facilities, emphasizes comfort and convenience. Indonesia’s dedication to creating exclusive and comprehensive waterfront cityscapes is embodied in the innovative design and facilities of Golf Island PIK and Riverwalk Island PIK.

Sinar Mas Land achieves recognition in two key categories at the PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards. The company clinches the Best Smart Building Development (Asia) award for Knowledge Hub, a technological innovation hub in the vicinity of BSD Business District and Green Office Park. Designed to foster collaboration, this cutting-edge facility embodies a pro-social ethos, catering to entrepreneurs, digital start-ups, and corporate teams. Additionally, Sinar Mas Land is honored with the Best Mega Township Development (Asia) award for BSD City, a sprawling 6,000-hectare urban marvel. Developed over 38 years, BSD City seamlessly integrates residential, commercial, and business properties, emphasizing quality homes and a pro-business culture. These accolades underscore Sinar Mas Land’s commitment to shaping Indonesia’s real estate landscape with innovative and enduring developments.

The Zora by PT. BSD Diamond Development, a collaboration between Sinar Mas Land and Tangerang Realty Investment, emerges as the winner of the Best Wellness Residential Development (Asia). This modern housing complex in BSD combines authentic Japanese style with premium housing features and a smart home system. The Zora BSD stands out with its strategic location, complete facilities, and thematic gardens. The emphasis on green spaces, volume voids, and Japanese-inspired design reflects a commitment to providing residents with not just a home but a holistic living experience. The Zora BSD exemplifies Indonesia’s dedication to creating wellness-centric residential developments that prioritize design, quality, and lifestyle.


OCIC Group clinches the Best Waterfront Condo Development (Asia) award for Diamond Bay Garden in Cambodia. This mixed-use development offers luxury contemporary residences with panoramic views over the Mekong, Tonle Sap, and Bassac rivers. The three striking towers boast 39 floors each, delivering an exquisite concept in downtown living. Diamond Bay Garden’s masterfully designed residences, unparalleled building amenities, and proximity to essential facilities make it a standout project in Cambodia’s property landscape. OCIC Group’s commitment to providing a luxurious waterfront living experience reflects Cambodia’s growing emphasis on modern and sophisticated real estate developments.

Sir Stamford Raffles (Cambodia) Co., Ltd. takes center stage with Marum Estate, winning the Best Residential Development (Asia) award. This multiple award-winning township and mixed-use development in Cambodia’s Kandal province sets a milestone in the country’s rapidly transforming landscape. Marum Estate’s strategic location capitalizing on Kandal’s rapid transformation and proximity to the Techo Takhmao International Airport, ushers in a new era in peerless housing architectural and landscape design in Cambodia.

China, Hong Kong & Macau

Shun Tak Qiantan (Shanghai) Cultural and Real Estate Company Limited secures the Best Mixed Use Development (Asia) award with New Bund 31. This mixed-use development project, situated in the heart of Shanghai, exemplifies a new, smart, and sustainable model of “City 3.0.” The project, a collaboration between Shun Tak Holdings (Hong Kong) and Lujiazui Group (Shanghai), stands as a landmark where artistic and cultural experiences meet high-quality lifestyle. New Bund 31not only contributes to Pudong New Area’s performing arts scene but also creates a Shanghai-based cultural brand. As a world-leading Central Activity Zone (CAZ) and a new landmark of Shanghai, New Bund 31reflects China’s commitment to urban development that integrates culture, lifestyle, and sustainability.

China Construction Engineering’s M8 project in Macau secures the Best Retail Development (Asia) award. The exterior wall construction using curved hot-melt composite stone glass set a Guinness World Record for “the largest curved surface hot-melt composite stone glass.” Located in the core business district of Macau, the 9-story commercial building spans 80,000 square feet, offering a unique and record-setting retail space.

The Fullerton Ocean Park Hotel Hong Kong, the first Fullerton hotel in Hong Kong and globally, wins the Best Hospitality Development (Asia) award. Situated as a sustainability-minded, oceanfront luxury resort, the hotel boasts 425 well-appointed guest rooms with panoramic ocean views, an infinity pool, a kids’ lagoon, and various dining destinations. It presents a tranquil retreat for all types of travelers, embodying luxury and natural beauty.


Elysian by Gamuda Land wins the Best Eco-Friendly Condo Development (Asia) award. Located in the heart of Thu Duc City in Ho Chi Minh City, Elysian embraces a connected community with a green lifestyle, inspired by biophilic design. The 31-storey towers offer 432 units with innovative designs, catering to different lifestyle requirements and balancing convenience with serenity.

Park Kiara by ParkCity Group clinches the Best Completed Condo Development (Asia) award. As the first residential high-rise in ParkCity Hanoi, Park Kiara reflects modern urban sophistication within lush parkland surroundings. The 31-storey towers offer 432 units catering to diverse lifestyle requirements, emphasizing luxury and trend-setting condominium living in Hanoi.

Green Tower Di An, a smart apartment and office complex, is awarded the Best Connectivity Condo Development (Asia). It features a flexible commercial utility system and a strategic location. Positioned in the golden triangle of Di An City, Bien Hoa, and Thu Duc City, the project showcases smart planning and ‘unbeatable connectivity’.

Thung Lung Thanh Xuan, or Thanh Xuan Valley, receives the Best Waterfront Housing Development (Asia) award. The project, developed by BIM Land, spans 172 hectares in Vinh Phuc. Thanh Xuan Valley features over 1,000 villa, townhouse, and shophouse products, showcasing a blend of upscale amenities, Mediterranean-style clubhouse, and a strategic location in the heart of the Dai Lai lake area.

Sedona Suites Ho Chi Minh City, conveniently housed within Saigon Centre, emerges as the Best Serviced Apartment Development (Asia). The Grand Tower within Saigon Centre adds 195 suites, designed by NBBJ and DWP, offering unrivaled amenities and breathtaking views of Ho Chi Minh City. With contemporary interiors and Vietnamese cultural touches, Sedona Suites Ho Chi Minh City sets a new benchmark for luxury living.

Keppel Vietnam secured the Best Commercial Developer (Asia) award. As a global asset manager and operator headquartered in Singapore, Keppel focuses on sustainable urban renewal, senior living, urban living, retail, and large-scale integrated developments. With a strong presence in Vietnam, Keppel has contributed to the country’s real estate landscape with Grade A offices, residential properties, retail malls, integrated townships, and award-winning serviced apartments.

The OpusK by SonKim Land Corporation wins the Best Boutique Mixed Use Development (Asia) award. Located on the Thu Thiem peninsula, the Luxury Boutique Office collection within The OpusK Complex caters to business elites, offering privacy-centric conveniences, 24/7 services, and upscale amenities. Designed by international firms, the OpusK Complex embodies luxury, integrating residential, shopping, and office spaces into one project.

SonKim Land Corporation is awarded the Best Luxury Developer (Asia). Renowned for its leadership in Vietnam’s luxury real estate, SonKim Land focuses on quality, innovation, and sophistication. With a commitment to creating a luxury lifestyle for Vietnam’s upper class, SonKim Land emphasizes developing people with an empowerment culture, fostering a dynamic and highly motivated team.


Amorel by Capital Luxury Residences secures the Best Waterfront Residence (Asia) award. Located in Mermaid Beach, Queensland, Amorel offers a rare coastal lifestyle experience with vast open spaces, a timeless palette of materials, and stunning waterfront views. The second floor houses five bedroom suites, each designed for luxury and opulence, presenting a boutique feel and a new realm of luxury living.

Monaco Property Group‘s Capri wins the Best Luxury Housing / Landed Development (Asia) award. Nestled in the exclusive suburb, Isle of Capri, Capri Residences captures 48 luxury villas surrounding central resort-style garden amenities. Inspired by the Mediterranean island of Capri, the development merges luxury and community, offering a coastal lifestyle with parks, landmarks, and Italian-inspired surroundings.

Kurraba Residences by Third.i Group wins the Best Boutique Condo Development (Asia) award. Set to transform harborside living in Kurraba Point, Sydney, the residences, designed by award-winning architects SJB, will feature 2, 3 & 4 bedroom apartments. Under construction and due for completion in Q2 2023, Kurraba Residences aims to set a benchmark for harborside living in Sydney.


Ilham Residence by Sime Darby Property is awarded the Best Housing / Landed Development (Asia). Located in the City of Elmina, Selangor, Ilham Residence offers freehold terraced housing with a total of 513 units. The development, set to be completed in 2023, emphasizes a beautifully designed neighborhood with spacious terrace houses, privacy, and modern living experiences.


Aurelia Residences by Shang Robinsons Properties, Inc., is recognized as the Best High Rise Condo Development (Asia). Situated in Bonifacio Global City, Aurelia Residences offers a limited collection of 285 bespoke residences with extraordinary views of the cosmopolitan skyline and the lush greens of Manila Golf Club, Manila Polo Club, and Forbes Park. The development reflects classic Italian elegance and sophistication.

Grand Hyatt Manila Residences South Tower clinches the Best Branded Residential Development (Asia) award. Rising at Grand Central Park in Bonifacio Global City, the South Tower offers 50 floors of meticulously designed residential units with sweeping views of the BGC skyline. The branded residential development provides world-class service and luxurious living experiences.

West Cebu Estate (WCE) wins the Best Industrial Development (Asia) award. Spanning 540 hectares in Balamban, Cebu, WCE is a mixed-use development anchored by a 283-hectare PEZA-registered zone known as the Shipbuilding Capital of the Philippines. With 11 locators, the estate provides employment, residential, commercial, and institutional components, showcasing its role in driving economic growth.

Aboitiz InfraCapital Economic Estates is recognized as the Best Industrial Developer (Asia). AIC, the infrastructure arm of the Aboitiz Group, is committed to advancing business and communities through smart and sustainable infrastructure solutions. With investments in economic estates, water facilities, digital infrastructure, and transport projects, Aboitiz InfraCapital contributes to the Philippines’ inclusive growth and sustainable development.


In the realm of smart home developments, Andaman Asset Solution, with its project The Residence Prime, stands tall as the Best Smart Home Development (Asia) winner. This exclusive village offers a luxurious living experience, focusing on perfection and exclusiveness. Boasting multi-entry pool access, private relaxation spaces, and a new way of working to cater to evolving workplace experiences, The Residence Prime sets a new standard for sophisticated living. With a design that prioritizes lifestyle perfection and a commitment to meeting the needs of modern living, this development reflects Thailand’s dedication to providing residents with a smart and innovative residential experience.

Kingbridge Tower by Kingbridge Tower Company Limited in collaboration with Saha Pathana Inter-holding Public Company Limited secures the Best Office Development (Asia). Located near the iconic Bhumibol Bridge in Bangkok, KingBridge Tower stands as a new beacon, offering the ultimate workplace for dynamic and impactful businesses. The tower fosters excellence and positive interactions, redefining Rama 3 and contributing to Bangkok’s skyline.

Congratulations to all the Best in Asia winners as you continue to drive positive change and innovation,

“Recognising and awarding excellence in 2023 led us on an insightful journey through the diverse property markets of Asia. Celebrating real estate from the cities of tomorrow, we rediscovered a shared aspiration for quality among developers, buyers, and builders, and a growing commitment to sustainability among residential, commercial, and industrial developers. The finest places to live and work in Asia have become shining examples of quality, clearly showing that this region remains focused on raising development standards, redefining design, and revitalizing economies. Congratulations to all the Best in Asia winners as you continue to drive positive change and innovation,” shared Jules Kay, GM of PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards and Events.

The PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards Grand Final, with its distinguished roster of winners, signifies a landmark moment in the realm of Asian real estate. These awards not only honor individual accomplishments but collectively underscore the industry’s dedication to pushing boundaries and setting new standards. As we congratulate the winners, we also celebrate the dynamic and vibrant landscape of property development in Asia.

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