2019 PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Malaysia) launched to honour industry excellence, nominations end on 22 February






General public are invited to nominate their favourite new properties

Categories include Best Mass Market Development and recognition in CSR

Exclusive gala dinner date takes place on Friday, 12 April 2019




KUALA LUMPUR, 18 December 2018 – The sixth annual edition of the PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Malaysia), presented by global brand Kohler, is calling for submissions from the general public to nominate the year’s best property developers and projects in Klang Valley, Penang and Iskandar. Malaysia’s prestigious property honours is now accepting entries until 22 February 2019, with the exclusive awards gala dinner taking place on 12 April 2019 at the Majestic Hotel Kuala Lumpur, a part of a national heritage site in Malaysia’s capital. Open categories include Best Condo, Best Landed, Best Township, Best Mass Market, and Best Mixed Use Development. There are also special award categories for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Sustainable Development, as well as Public Facility, which is open to facilities or infrastructure projects spearheaded by the public sector.


PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Malaysia) judges, organisers and main sponsors on the red carpet in April 2018




PropertyGuru Malaysia country manager Sheldon Fernandez (right) presents a special award to Kuala Lumpur City Hall at the 2018 gala dinner and ceremony



Key dates for the 2019 edition are:

1 November 2018 – Nominations and Entries Open

15 February 2019 – Nominations Close

22 February 2019 – Entries Close

4-14 March 2019 – Site Inspections

21 March 2019 – Final Judging

12 April 2019 – Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony




Head judge Prem Kumar of Jones Lang Wootton delivers his 2018 message at the gala ceremony in Kuala Lumpur





Supported by PropertyGuru.com.my, Malaysia’s leading property site, the annual PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Malaysia) is known for its credible, fair and transparent judging process, which is supervised by the award-winning team of BDO. The independent judging panel is chaired by returning head judge Prem Kumar, executive director of Jones Lang Wootton.




Media personality Adrian Seet returns as master of ceremonies of the annual PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Malaysia) 2018







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 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 2019, the Awards is open to more than a dozen property markets around the region. With gala dinners hosting up to 600 senior industry leaders to recognise excellence within each Asian market, each local awards culminate in the PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards Grand Final, which takes place alongside the PropertyGuru Asia Real Estate Summit in Bangkok in November 2019.  For more information, please visit: www.AsiaPropertyAwards.com




Datuk Wira Joey Lim of LBS Bina Group Bhd accepts the Best Developer trophy at the 2018 PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards (Malaysia) gala dinner








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Tan Hui Yin of Tan Chap & Associates joins the judging panel for the first time in 2018