The kingdom’s most illustrious industry event returns this September. A total of 32 awards for outstanding developers, developments and design will be presented this year.
Awards gala expects an attendance of about 600 C-level executives, industry leaders and innovators Property Report Congress Thailand kicks off the top real estate networking event of the year.
The Thailand Property Awards presented by Hansgrohe returns for a successful 11th edition to reward the finest developers and current developments in the country’s resilient real estate sector. The annual event was launched to the media on 29 March 2016 at the Renaissance Bangkok Ratchaphrasong Hotel.Building on the monumental success of last year’s 10th anniversary event, which saw SC Asset Corporation PLC claim the biggest award for Best Developer, the kingdom’s biggest and most respected industry awards programme will champion the leading industry players in Bangkok and Phuket, which continue to evolve alongside the secondary markets of Hua Hin, Chiang Mai, KhaoYai, Samui and the Eastern Seaboard.
“The tourism sector is playing an increasingly important role in driving the country’s economic growth,” SuphinMechuchep, managing director of JLL Thailand and newly elected chairperson of the central panel of judges, said. “A decent chunk of tourist spending goes to retailers in various retail formats from street-side retail strips to modern shopping centres,” she added. “Retail markets in key tourist destinations such as Bangkok, Pattaya, Phuket, Krabi, KohSamui, and Chiang Mai will benefit most from this trend.” The whole day conference on Thursday, 22 September from 09:00 to 15:00, and will be held at the Plaza Athenee Bangkok, a Royal Meridien hotel, the official venue of the Thailand Property Awards.
The Thailand Property Awards 2016 have already begun accepting nominations from developers and the general public starting in late February. The nomination period will close on 8 July, with the official shortlist revealed to the world in the third week of August. A total of 31 trophies will be presented in 2016, with award categories covering the condominium, housing/villa, hotel, office, and retail segments. A special recognition for Thailand’s Real Estate Personality of Year, whose influence and achievements resonate across the kingdom; will be named by the editors of Property Report prior to the gala night. For more information about the Thailand Property Awards, visit the official website: asiapropertyawards.com/thailandpropertyawards/