The judging panel has made its final decisions based on the judging criteria and inspections by specialist teams in each of the locations covered by the awards. For the non-development awards, which include Best Developer, Best Residential Agent, Best Property Consultancy, the panel of expert judges reviewed entries and submitted their scores according to the published criteria to BDO Advisory. The panel then met to discuss and select a final short-list in the presence of a representative at BDO.
For the development awards, which include Best Villa Development Thailand, Best Condo Development Thailand, Best Commercial Development Thailand, as well as specific development awards in Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Eastern Seaboard, Hua Hin, Phuket and Samui, a 3-5 person local team visited each of the short-listed developments and conducted a face-to-face meeting with project senior executives and a site inspection, after which the local judges met privately to discuss the merits of each development, with a representative of BDO present.
After all shortlisted entrants was visited, the local judges got together to decide upon the shortlist and submit their decisions to a representative of BDO. The full shortlist of winners for the Thailand Property Awards 2012 was be announced at a press conference on Monday September 10, 2012, 2.00 p.m. at the Lumpini Room, Dusit Thani Hotel. The final winners will be announced and receive their much coveted awards trophies at the annual Gala Dinner on Saturday 13 October at Napalai Hall, Dust Thani Hotel, Bangkok. DESIGN AWARDS Best Residential Architectural Design : PANU and The Residences at The St. Regis Bangkok. Best Commercial Architectural Design ; Promenada Resort Mall Chiang Mai and Rain Hill.
Best Landscape Architectural Design : Residences at Four Seasons Chiang Mai ,X2 Kui Buri and X2 Samui. Best Hotel Architectural Design : Beyond Resort Khaolak , Beyond Resort Krabi and Hilton Pattaya. Best Residential Interior Design : CODE, PANU and X2 Koh Kood AGENCY AWARDS Best Residential Agent (Bangkok) : CB Richard Ellis (Thailand) Co., Ltd., Colliers International Thailand and Plus Property Co., Ltd. Best Residential Agent (Phuket) : CB Richard Ellis (Thailand) Co., Ltd., Exotiq Property – Phuket and Tropical Homes Real Estate Co., Ltd. Best Residential Agent (Eastern Seaboard) : Colliers International Thailand and CB Richard Ellis (Thailand) Co., Ltd. Best Residential Agent (Hua Hin) : Century 21, Colliers International Thailand and Plus Property Co., Ltd. Best Residential Agent (Samui) : Luxury Villas & Homes and Kalara International Properties Co., Ltd. Best Independent Agent : The Agent (Property Expert) Co., Ltd. ,Kalara Real Estate and Town & Country Property Co., Ltd. Best Commercial Agent : CB Richard Ellis (Thailand) Co., Ltd. Colliers International Thailand , Jones Lang LaSalle and Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels. Best Property Management Company : CB Richard Ellis (Thailand) Co., Ltd. ,Colliers International Thailand , Jones Lang LaSalle Savills (Thailand) Limited Best Property Consultancy : CB Richard Ellis (Thailand) Co., Ltd. , and Colliers International Thailand. Best Overseas Property Agent : CB Richard Ellis (Thailand) Co., Ltd. and Savills (Thailand) Limited DEVELOPMENT AWARDS Best Luxury Condo (Bangkok) : Oriental Residence and The River. Best Affordable Condo Development (Bangkok) : Hyde Sukhumvit and Proud X2. Best Boutique Condo (Eastern Seaboard) : Chang Noi Condominium ,Nova Ocean View and South Beach. Best Boutique Condo Development (Phuket) : Absolute Twin Sands Resort & Spa and Bluepoint Condos. Best Villa Development (Phuket) : Anchan Villas, Banyan Tree Residences and The Royal Villas. Best Villa Development (Eastern Seaboard) : Palm Oasis ,Siam Royal View and The Vineyards Phase II. Best Residential Development (Samui) : Code and Lanna. Best Residential Development (Hua Hin) : Amari Residences Hua Hin ,The Beach Village and Orchid Palm Residence. Best Residential Development (Chiang Mai) : Jirung Residences and Trams Condominium. Best Condo Development (Phuket) : The Lofts at Laguna Village and The Nchantra @ Sirey Beach. Best Condo Development (Eastern Seaboard) : The Cliff and Novana Residence Best Commercial Development: Asiatique The Riverfront and Rain Hill. Best Shared Ownership Development : Anantara Vacation Club (Phuket) ,Anantara Vacation Club (Samui) and Beach Republic the Residences DEVELOPER AWARDS Best Boutique Developer : Absolute World Group and Kalara Developments. Best Developer : Charn Issara Development Plc. ,Minor International Plc., Pruksa Real Estate Plc. ,and Supalai Plc.