Two of Crown Group Sydney projects have won top honours at the 2014 International Property Awards, Asia-Pacific Region held recently at the Shangri La in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Crown Group took out the Residential Development category award for its $500 million Top Ryde City Living project as well as the Development Marketing category award for their 'Skye' project in North Sydney.
Crown Group Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Paul Sathio accepted the awards alongside Development Director Tim Campbell and General Manager of Marketing and Communications Kirsty Bradley.
Crown Group competed against the industry’s best across the Asia-Pacific region to win each award.
Top Ryde City Living comprises of a total of 653 apartments across seven buildings, ranging from studios to penthouses. The development features expansive common facilities including a music room, library, media theatres, indoor and outdoor function areas, a children’s playground and a pool.
^Crown's Top Ryde development took out the Residential Development category Image: SGI International.
The $236 million Skye by Crown comprises of 242 apartments over 20 storeys with a top floor gym and infinity-edged rooftop pool. Designed by Japanese-Australian architect Koichi Takada, Skye by Crown’s strategic marketing campaign paved the way for the company’s most successful launch to date.
^Crown's 'Skye' project in North Sydney took out the Development Marketing category award. Image: Crown Group
More than $200 million worth of apartments at Skye by Crown have been sold since its launch last year, including penthouses sold for $3.38 million and $3.465 million.
CEO Iwan Sunito said the international awards have affirmed Crown Group as a global player as they recognise the quality and standard of the company’s projects, competing against the best in the region. He adds that the awards are a testament to Crown Group’s phenomenal growth in recent years.
As a winner from the Asia Pacific region, Crown Group will go on to compete against the world’s best later this year.
Crown Group has won a number of awards recently including the Urban Development Institute of Australia’s (UDIA) 2014 National Award for Excellence best high-density residential development for the Top Ryde City Living project.