CapitaLand Development named ‘Best Sustainable Developer’ at 2021 PropertyGuru awards

November, 30/2021 - 12:47


HCM CITY – CapitaLand Development, the property development arm of CapitaLand Group, has won the ‘Best Sustainable Developer’ award and received ‘Special Recognition for Building Communities’ and ‘Special Recognition in Sustainable Design and Construction’ at the prestigious 2021 PropertyGuru Vietnam Property Awards. 


Mr Ronald Tay, CEO of CLD (Vietnam), receives the award for ‘Best Sustainable Developer’ on behalf of CapitaLand Development at the 2021 PropertyGuru Vietnam Property Awards

It also garnered top honours for three of its luxury residential developments

Heritage West Lake and DEFINE won the ‘Best Luxury Condo Development’ awards for Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City respectively.  

DEFINE also won for ‘Best High Rise Condo Development’ in Vietnam.  

ZENITY in HCM City won for ‘Best Luxury Condo Interior Design’.  

This is CLD’s first awards in the ‘Best Sustainable Developer’, ‘Best High Rise Condo Development’ and ‘Best Luxury Condo Interior Design’ categories.

Mr Ronald Tay, CEO of CLD (Vietnam), said: “We are honoured to be recognised as the 'Best Sustainable Developer' and for our contributions to the community. 

“As a responsible real estate developer, sustainability is at the core of everything we do. We integrate sustainability right from the investment stage and in the design, development and operation of our properties. 

“Over the years our residential developments in Viet Nam have won numerous top honours at the PropertyGuru Asia and Vietnam Property Awards. 

“Our latest award wins not only demonstrate our expertise in developing high-quality homes, but also our commitment to enriching lives and uplifting communities in Viet Nam.”

CLD has designed and constructed a number of sustainable residential developments including Feliz en Vista and Vista Verde in HCM City and Seasons Avenue in Ha Noi.  

The ‘Best Sustainable Developer’ award and ‘Special Recognition in Sustainable Design and Construction’ are testament to its efforts to consistently implement environmentally-conscious designs, using low-impact construction materials, and installing energy- and waste-efficient systems in its developments. 

The ‘Special Recognition for Building Communities’ recognises the company for its exemplary contributions to the community. 

Since 2007, CLD, through CapitaLand Group’s philanthropic arm CapitaLand Hope Foundation (CHF), has pledged more than S$2.8 million to support the community, mainly for programmes that contribute to the shelter, education and healthcare needs of children in need. 

CHF has built four CapitaLand Primary Hope Schools and Kindergartens in Phu Tho, Long An and Hung Yen provinces, benefiting more than 1,400 children.

Heritage West Lake in Hanoi – ‘Best Luxury Condo Development’

Representatives from CapitaLand Development receiving the award for ‘Best Luxury Condo Development’ (Hanoi) for Heritage West Lake

Heritage West Lake is CLD's first luxury apartment project in Ha Noi and also Ha Noi’s first residential development to receive the Green Mark Award from Singapore’s Building & Construction Authority (BCA)

Situated in the city’s prestigious Tay Ho District, the project offers a private lift lobby for all 173 units and more than 40 top-class facilities integrating modern features.

Inspired by the legends of the majestic West Lake, the development creates a sense of living in a mythical land with extensive landscaping, including a lush mystery garden with sculptured greenery. 

It is also the first residential development in the city to feature a 50-metre outdoor heated infinity cloud pool.

DEFINE in HCM City – ‘Best High Rise Condo Development’ and ‘Best Luxury Condo Development’

Representatives from CapitaLand Development receiving the awards for ‘Best Luxury Condo Development’ (Ho Chi Minh City) and ‘Best High Rise Condo Development’ (Vietnam) for DEFINE

Inspired by the sophisticated lifestyle of glamorous Monaco, DEFINE offers exclusive and luxury living in the heart of Thu Duc City in HCM City. 

Residents will have direct lift access to their apartment. Most units come with either a private courtyard garden or private lap pool.  

DEFINE is noted for having the most of number of swimming pools in a single residential development in HCM City. 

DEFINE offers 50 luxurious facilities and features such as a cigar room, a supercar garage and the first automated smart car parking system in Vietnam.  

Residents will be able to easily retrieve their vehicles via the smart car parking system using their apartment access card. 

DEFINE is a green-certified development with the Green Mark Gold accolade from the BCA.

ZENITY in HCM City - ‘Best Luxury Condo Interior Design’

ZENITY offers residents a unique ‘tropical oasis’ design concept with Scandinavian-inspired aesthetics. 

The development’s interior design centres on a minimalistic and inviting look through the use of natural colours, with the highlights being locally-inspired décor and graphics

The tone on tone finish in the lobby, the communal areas as well as the apartments create a premium living space for residents.

Top winners of the PropertyGuru Vietnam Property Awards will go on to represent the country at the PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards. 

Instituted in 2005, the PropertyGuruAsia Property Awards is the region's most prestigious and largest  real estate award, and the winners are chosen by a jury comprising leading industry experts.  

The winners of the PropertyGuru Asia Property Awards will be announced on December 9.