Winners of the night
A celebration of the property developers who have made an impact on 2021
The celebration of the StarProperty Developer Awards 2022 once again saw a physical gala dinner after two years of having held them virtually due to the limitations of the pandemic.
In a stately fashion, StarProperty splurges out in a grand way to commemorate the occasion as winners celebrate their hard-won trophies. StarProperty, the property division of Star Media Group (SMG), conducted the auspicious event in Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur on Aug 24, just days before the nation’s 65th Merdeka celebration.
It came as no surprise when property giants Sime Darby Property and Sunway Property bagged the most trophies for 2022, each winning nine awards.
The properties that won their respective categories for Sime Darby Property include Jendela Residences in KLGCC Resort, City of Elmina in the Subang Constituency, The Ridge at KL East, Bandar Bukit Raja in Klang, The Glades at Putra Heights and Serenia City in Sepang.
For Sunway Property, they include Sunway Belfield, Sunway GEO Tower and Sunway Serene in Klang Valley and Sunway Emerald Residence and Sunway GRID Residence in Sunway City Iskandar Puteri, Johor.
Equally impressive were Lagenda Properties (Lagenda) and LBS Bina Group (LBS) as they each took home seven trophies. Lagenda’s winning projects include Bandar Baru Setia Awan Perdana and Lagenda Teluk Intan. It also won two Readers’ Choice Awards.
LBS’s Prestige Residence in Seri Kembangan, KITA Mekar in Cybersouth and Cameron Centrum and Vines 3 in Cameron gave the developer the trophies.
LBS also won two of the three new categories, namely the Digital Strategist Award for the best digital marketing strategies undertaken by property developers and the Highlander Award for the best property development in the highlands.
Matrix Concepts Holdings (Matrix Concepts) raked in five trophies with their Bayu Sutera, Clover @ Resort Residence, d’Tempat Country Club and Bandar Sri Sendayan township. Similarly, taking five trophies was UEM Sunrise. Its winning projects include Arcoris, Allevia Mont’Kiara and Aspira Gardens, which interestingly all start with the letter A.
Four property developers each won four awards namely IJM Land, OSK Property, Platinum Victory and UDA Holdings. IJM’s winning projects were Residensi Suria Pantai in Pantai Sentral Park, Bandar Rimbayu in Kota Kemuning and Seremban 2 while for OSK Property, they were Mira at Shorea Park in Puchong and Yarra Park in Kedah.
Platinum Victory’s winning project is The Face Victory Suites in Kuala Lumpur and for UDA Holdings, they were Anggun Residence in Kuala Lumpur and Crescent Dew Lakehomes and Gravitas in Penang.
Gamuda Land, IOI Properties (IOIPG), Mah Sing Group (Mah Sing), Paramount Property, Sri Pengkalan Binaan and Tropicana Corporation (Tropicana) each bagged three awards. Gamuda Land won one of the new awards, namely the Placemaker Award for the property development with the best placemaking facilities. Also, recipients of this award were Sime Darby Property and Matrix Concepts.
Gamuda Land’s winning projects were Enso Woods, Gamuda Cove and Twentyfive.7 in Kota Kemuning while IOIPG’s were Aralia and Cello, Bandar Putra Kulai, Johor. Mah Sing’s M Luna n Kepong was the winning project but the developer also won the Readers’ Choice Award.
Paramount Property’s winning projects were The Atrium in Kuala Lumpur and Sinaran, Utropolis in Batu Kawan, Penang while Sri Pengkalan Binaan won their trophies with La Casa Lunas in Kedah and Puncak Kasa Heights in Melaka.
Boustead Properties’ One Cochrane Residences, GuocoLand’s Mallow, JKG Land’s The Era and MCT’s Aetas gave them their respective awards. The remaining award recipients are Horizon Hills Development, Parkland Group, Posh Homes, Rivertree Group and Sunsuria. Their projects are Horizon Hills in Johor, Bandar Botani Parkland in Melaka, Lume Homes in Petaling Jaya, Esteem Business Park in Klang and Monet Garden in Sepang respectively.
A total of 18 property developers were awarded the coveted All-Stars Award this year. They are Boustead Properties, Gamuda Land, GuocoLand, IJM Land, IOIPG, Lagenda, LBS, Mah Sing, Matrix Concepts, OSK Property, Paramount Property, Platinum Victory, Sime Darby Property, Sri Pengkalan Binaan, Sunway Property, Tropicana, UDA Holdings and UEM Sunrise.