2017 AWARD WINNERS

Affordable Housing Provider Of The Year

This award will go to an organisation that has shown innovation in the way they design, build and market their properties as well as offering a variety of services which can help first time buyers on to the property ladder.

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Winner

THAMES VALLEY HOUSING

THAMES VALLEY HOUSING - affordable 2017
Highly Commended

L&Q

L&Q - affordable 2017

Best Architectural Design

This award is for the design of a building that exceeds normal architectural standards and makes a substantial contribution to the local environment.

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Winner

TAYLOR WIMPEY EAST LONDON | ARENA PLACE

TAYLOR WIMPEY EAST LONDON | ARENA PLACE - Architecture 2017
Highly Commended

PEABODY | ST JOHN’S WAY

PEABODY | ST JOHN’S WAY - Architecture 2017

Best First Time Buyer Apartment

This award is for an apartment suitable for a first time buyer which is affordable and also offers excellent design flair both inside and out.

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Winner

FAMILY MOSAIC | LENNARD ROAD

FAMILY MOSAIC | LENNARD ROAD | Apartment 2017
Highly Commended

PEABODY | CARTERS YARD

PEABODY | CARTERS YARD - Apartment 2017

Best First Time Buyer Family Home

This award is for a family starter home which is affordable for a first time buyer. It should offer a comfortable environment, at a realistic price, which is ideal for family living.

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Winner

BARRATT KENT | PHOENIX QUARTER

BARRATT KENT | PHOENIX QUARTER - family home 2017
Highly Commended

PLUMLIFE | BREARLEY FORGE

PLUMLIFE | BREARLEY FORGE - family home 2017

Best First Time Buyer Media Coverage

This award is looking for the best news outlet that provides helpful and useful information, either in print or online, to help first time buyers on to the property ladder. The coverage must reach out to at least 1,000 readers and should provide regular articles aimed to those looking to buy their first home.

First time buyers often look to the media to help them make informed purchasing decisions. It is therefore the responsibility of the team of writers and the editorial team to provide accurate and relevant information through their coverage.

Judges will also be looking at:

A variety of news articles offering details of relevant first time buyer issues Visual appeal
Inspirational stories designed to encourage readership from a FTB audience

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Winner

ZOOPLA PROPERTY GROUP

ZOOPLA PROPERTY GROUP - Portal 2017
Highly Commended

MILLER HOMES

MILLER HOMES - property portal 2017

Best First Time Buyer Media Coverage

This award is looking for the best news outlet that provides helpful and useful information, either in print or online, to help first time buyers on to the property ladder. The coverage must reach out to at least 1,000 readers and should provide regular articles aimed to those looking to buy their first home.

First time buyers often look to the media to help them make informed purchasing decisions. It is therefore the responsibility of the team of writers and the editorial team to provide accurate and relevant information through their coverage.

Judges will also be looking at:

A variety of news articles offering details of relevant first time buyer issues Visual appeal
Inspirational stories designed to encourage readership from a FTB audience

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Winner

METRO

METRO - supplement 2017
Highly Commended

WHATHOUSE?

WHATHOUSE? - supplement 2017

Best Large Development

This award is for developments of more than 80 homes, that have used the best design and quality to create an affordable, desirable and inspirational environment, and that has provided additional facilities to benefit the local community and surrounding neighbourhoods. these homes are either on large developments in a mixed-tenure environment, or stand-alone developments.

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Winner

L&Q | STADIUM PLACE

L&Q | STADIUM PLACE - Best Large 2017
Highly Commended

EAST THAMES | PROSPECT EAST

EAST THAMES | PROSPECT EAST - Best Large 2017

Best Law Firm For Conveyancing

This award celebrates law firms with outstanding conveyancing packages for first time buyers.

Sponsored by:
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Winner

BEAUMONT LEGAL

BEAUMONT LEGAL - conveyancing 2017
Highly Commended

LAWCOMM SOLICITORS

LAWCOMM - conveyancing 2017

Best New Development In ​The North

This brand-new award category for 2017 is for the best development of any size in the North of England (for the purposes of this category – Birmingham and above). An area of the country where housebuilding is increasing and offers a highly competitive market place, this award recognises an exceptional range of new homes that stands out from the crowd whilst remaining accessible to first time buyers.

Sponsored by:
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Winner

HENLEY HOMES

HENLEY HOMES | BARNES VILLAGE - redevelopment 2017
Highly Commended

RIVERSIDE HOME OWNERSHIP

RIVERSIDE HOME OWNERSHIP - north 2017

Best New Development In ​The South

This brand-new award category for 2017 is for the best development of any size in the South of England (for the purposes of this category – below Birmingham). A highly competitive market place where the construction of new homes is increasing, this award recognises an exceptional range of new homes that stands out from the crowd whilst remaining accessible to first time buyers.

Sponsored by:
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Winner

SOUTHERN HOUSING GROUP

SOUTHERN HOUSING GROUP - south 2017
Highly Commended

HENLEY HOMES

HENLEY HOMES | REMBRANDT HOUSE - redevelopment 2017

Best Show Home

This award goes to the company with the best show home allowing the buyer to see the property to its maximum potential, giving them a realistic insight into their new home.

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Winner

EAST THAMES | PROSPECT EAST

EAST THAMES | PROSPECT EAST - Show Home 2017
Highly Commended

ORIGIN PROPERTIES | BROOKMANS

ORIGIN HOUSING | BROOKMANS - Show Home 2017

Best Small Development

This award will be given to small developments that have used the best design and quality to create desirable, affordable and inspiring environments in which people wish to set up their first home. The award is for schemes of fewer than 35 homes.

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Winner

EAST THAMES HOMES | FOUNDRY MEWS

EAST THAMES | FOUNDRY MEWS - Best Small 2017
Highly Commended

MAGNA GROUP | MAGNA WEST

Magna West

Best Urban Regeneration Project

This award is for the best development within a neighbourhood regeneration scheme, that can demonstrate the benefit it has brought to an area.

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Winner

HOME GROUP | PARK RISE

HOME GROUP | PARK RISE - urban region 2017
Highly Commended

ST. MODWEN HOMES | BRANSTON LEAS

ST MODWEN HOMES | CRANSTON LEAS - urban regen 2017

Most Innovative Marketing Campaign

This award will be given to the most innovative marketing campaign that has been carried out using all forms of media. Enabling first time buyers to find affordable housing and have the most up-to-date and relevant information about government schemes and mortgage deals.

Judges will also be looking at:

How the campaign has been carried out through all forms of media

Use of social media which must demonstrate innovation in the way each platform has been used specifically to help first time buyers

Sponsored by:
Cast Media Group
Winner

ORACLE GROUP & THE MEDIA PEOPLE

THE MEDIA PEOPLE - innovative marketing 2017
Highly Commended

BARCLAYS

BARCLAYS - Marketing 2017

Most Innovative Redevelopment Of An Existing Property

This award looks for properties that have been redeveloped using fresh ideas that uphold the integrity of the original building and make best use of the retained features and surroundings.

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Winner

GUINNESS HOMES | ONE MANOR ROAD

GUINNESS HOMES | ONE MANOR ROAD - redevelopment 2017
Highly Commended

INSPIRED HOMES | SUTTON COURT

INSPIRED HOMES | SUTTON COURT - Redevelopment 2017

Private Developer Of The Year

This award will focus not only on the design and quality of the properties built, but also on all aspects of the developer’s performance.

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Winner

SIGNATURE LIVING GROUP

SIGNATURE LIVING GROUP - private developer 2017
Highly Commended

BARRATT DEVELOPMENTS

BARRATT DEVELOPMENTS - private developer 2017

 

Photos from the Awards Event