Behold the Jewels of Johor

Awards for top builders and projects in the south

IN recognition of the rigorous development of Johor since the inception of Iskandar Malaysia, Awards has ventured into the southern region to bestow accolades on distinguished builders and their projects. Awards 2017: Jewels of Johor presents 11 categories covering a myriad of aspects in the region’s property industry. The awards honour the developers’ commitment to creating a wholesome living environment and a conducive business environment in Johor.

Best High-Rise Residential Development

This award goes to majestic high-rises that not only offer the perfect view from up above but also transform the skyline and emerge as distinctive landmarks in their own right.


Best Family-Centric Development

This award picks out properties that foster close-knit family bonds by incorporating recreational facilities and communal activities. The homes are set in a safe and secure environment, making them the perfect place for starter families to blossom as well as encouraging multi-generational living.

Best Boutique Township

This award highlights the favourable blend of great designs with security, amenities, connectivity, as well as education and health facilities that are available within an area of less than 500 acres.

Best Comprehensive Township

This award recognises township developments that span over 500 acres and create a wholesome living environment by perfectly integrating aspects such as security, amenities, connectivity, ambience and community.


Best Waterfront Development

This award is presented to developments that are close to water bodies such as a river, lake or the sea, and then use these elements as main design features to bring about an invigorating tropical feel.

Best Sustainable Development

This award acknowledges go-green developments that showcase environment-friendly elements – in planning, design and construction – and encourage sustainability as a way of life.

Best Small Home Development

This award is targeted at developments which offer units that are less than 800 sq ft, and exemplify hassle-free and modern living through the efficient use of space.

Best Quality & Finishing Development

This award is bestowed upon residences that give paramount importance to aesthetics as well as functionality in design. These developments epitomise a true sense of comfort by placing much emphasis on the use of building materials of exceptional quality.

Best Landed Development

This award is given to the cream of the crop among landed properties. The development should meet all criteria from buyers looking for their dream home. The residence should have a variety of amenities, quality furniture and fittings, a strategic location, as well as excellent accessibility.

Best Commercial Development

This award is presented to developers which focus on energy-efficient and sustainable commercial establishments that are both memorable and iconic. The development should promote new retail concepts by incorporating amenities in close proximity to nearby neighbourhoods.

Best Industrial Park Development

This award is aimed at developments that create an environment which is ideal for business and catalyses the growth of the national economy. Important criteria include accessibility, usage of space, design concepts, layout, security measures, systems and infrastructure.

Special Mention:

Master Developer in Johor Baru City Transformation

This special mention award is bagged by Iskandar Waterfront Holdings due to its efforts in rejuvenating and urbanising Johor Baru city into a cosmopolitan metropolis.

Special Mention:

Johor Iskandar Waterfront Master Developer

This special mention award is presented to Iskandar Waterfront Holdings, the developer of Iskandar’s famed waterfront that successfully balances utility and modernity in its developments.



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