Thursday 10th May 2018

Rudding Park Hotel, Harrogate. Black Tie Evening Event.

Attended by 1000 professionals from across the Yorkshire commercial property sector, this is the largest property event in the region.

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Addleshaw Goddard
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Yorkshire Post RBA
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Barclays Walker Morris
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Quod JPG
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CEG Interserve
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Interserve BDO
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Interserve mcalpine
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RPP DS.Emotion
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Fuse Verdion
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Graham

Variety, the Children’s Charity is recognised for hosting a number of high profile events across the region, including the Yorkshire Business Awards. The Yorkshire Property Awards is the definitive property awards in the region and celebrates the many achievements and undisputed excellence of businesses in the Yorkshire commercial property sector.

CALL FOR ENTRIES NOW OPEN

Tickets are now sold out.

Any queries, please contact Charlotte Farrington.

charlotte.farrington@variety.org.uk

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Office Deal of the Year 

Entries for this award will come from property teams that have completed a notable office property deal during the period March 2017 – March 2018.  This could relate to a sale, letting, acquisition or lease re-gear.

Judges will be looking to award an office deal which has made a significant impact on the Yorkshire property landscape. This could be related to expertise / tangential thinking in securing the deal, innovation in the structure of the transaction or the economic / perceptual impact in years to come.

The Judges will use their personal knowledge of the property industry to assess the performance of entrants but is looking to reward the wider team involved in the transaction. Please ensure that all participant efforts are included.

Industrial Deal of the Year

Entries for this award will come from property teams that have completed a notable industrial property deal during the period March 2017 – March 2018.  This could relate to a sale, letting, acquisition or lease re-gear.

Judges will be looking to award an industrial deal which has made a significant impact on the Yorkshire property landscape. This could be related to expertise / tangential thinking in securing the deal, innovation in the structure of the transaction or the economic / perceptual impact in years to come.

The Judges will use their personal knowledge of the property industry to assess the performance of entrants but is looking to reward the wider team involved in the transaction. Please ensure that all participant efforts are included.

Investment Deal of the Year

Entries for this award will come from property teams that have completed a notable property investment transaction during the period March 2017 – March 2018.

Judges will be looking to award an investment deal which has hit the headlines with criteria that has had a major impact on the Yorkshire property landscape.

The Judges will use their personal knowledge of the property industry to assess the performance of entrants but is looking to reward the wider team involved in the transaction. Please ensure that all participant efforts are included.

Rising Star Award

This new award has been introduced to recognise rising talent in the Yorkshire property sector.

We are seeking to reward the industry most promising star with this category which is open to any applicant under the age of 35 working in commercial property in Yorkshire.  The can be traditionally trained or come from a non-property background, as long as they are making an impact on the industry right now.

The entry can be submitted by the individual or nominated by someone else and the winner will receive an exclusive profile in the Yorkshire Post, our media partner.

Please clearly explain how the nominee has demonstrated practice above and beyond expectations and why the deserve to be the Yorkshire Property Award Rising Star of 2018.

Best Innovation Project

This category is open to any business working in the commercial property sector across Yorkshire that can demonstrate a project or initiative that is really at the forefront of industry. This can include design, build, planning, interiors operational, technology or sales.

In particular the judges will be looking for submissions that show best practice in either or all of the following criteria: innovation; sustainability; regeneration; engagement; technology; working practice.   Please provide evidence of its success.

The Yorkshire Export Award

This new category is designed to identify and celebrate any Yorkshire company or individual that has been successful in business outside of Yorkshire.   We are looking for proven success in representation of Yorkshire on a national or international platform.   This could relate to a business expanding its operation, a project outside the region being managed from within, a project that is attracting inward investment or a deal that has hit national headlines.

Lifetime Achievement Award

This long standing, prestigious award is nominated by a closed panel.

The Game Changer Awards

Introduced in 2017 to highlight the crème de la crème of property achievements in Yorkshire, the popular Game Changer Awards will look at projects or deals which have had a material effect on the surrounding environment or on the market, which are widely recognised (in the property sector) as worthy of praise and which show excellence in conception, design and execution.

2017

Best Architect of the Year – Fuse Studios Limited

Best Small Agency Practice – Fox Lloyd Jones Ltd

Best Large Agency Practice – Knight Frank

Property Deal of the Year – Kirkstall Forge, CEG

Best Innovation Project – Interserve

Game Changer – The Merrion Centre Regeneration

Game Changer – iPort

Game Changer – Hull City of Culture

Property Personality – Paul Caddick

2016

Best Small Agency Practice – Gent Visick

Best Large Agency Practice – Lambert Smith Hampton

Best Architect – DLA Design

Property Deal of the Year – Thorpe Park Leeds

Game Changer – Victoria Gate

Game Changer – Kirkstall Forge

Game Changer – The Chocolate Works

Property Personality – Richard Lewis

2014

CSR – Land Securities Properties Ltd

Best Contractor – GMI Construction Group Plc

Best Small Agency Practice – Gent Visick

Best Commercial Development – Muse Developments

Best Office Agency – Knight Frank

Best Retail Agency – Central Retail

Best Investment Agency – DTZ

Best Industrial Agency – Jones Laing LaSalle Limited

Lifetime Achievement Award – Martin Farrington

2015

Best Contractor – GMI Construction Group Plc

Best Small Agency Practice – Carter Towler

Best Large Agency Practice – Knight Frank

Best Commercial Development – No.1 Sovereign Square, Leeds

Best Architect – The Harris Partnership Ltd

Property Deal of the Year – Central Square, Leeds

Judges Special Award – MEPC for Wellington Place, Leeds

Lifetime Achievement Award – John Bywater

2013

CSR Award – GMI Energy

Best Contractor – Laing O’Rourke

Best Property Consultant – Rex Proctor & Partners

Best Small Agency Practice – Barker Proudlove

Best Large Agency – Knight Frank

Best Commercial Development – Trinity, Leeds

Lifetime Achievement Award – Gerald Jennings, Land Securities

To enter, download this form and return to ypa.variety@gmail.com

Deadline for entries is Monday 5th March 2018.