Petaling Jaya, 15 August 2016 – LBS Bina Group Berhad (LBS Bina) recently gained two recognitions at the prestigious South East Asia (SEA) Property Awards 2016. The home-grown property developer, received the Special Recognition in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Award, and its BSP21 development received the Highly Commended recognition under the Best Mid-Range Condo Development (Central Malaysia) Award.
LBS Bina Managing Director, Tan Sri Lim Hock San who viewed the achievements as another feather in the Group’s cap said, “We are extremely happy and honoured to bring home two recognitions for the Group. Winning the Special Recognition in CSR Award was the icing on the cake and a testament to LBS Bina’s well-rounded approach in delivering quality developments while proactively contributing to the development of society. This award has been made possible thanks to our dedicated LBS team, supportive stakeholders and the continuous trust our home buyers have in us.”
“Being a responsible home-grown property developer, it has been our personal mission to deliver high quality developments by first understanding, then meeting the needs of Malaysian home buyers. BSP21 was developed specifically with this in mind,” Tan Sri Lim added.
Mr Terry Blackburn, Founder and Managing Director of the Asia Property Awards and Property Report presented the awards to LBS Bina Executive Director, Dato’ Cynthia Lim, at the SEA Property Awards 2016 Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony held in Kuala Lumpur.
LBS Bina bagged the Special Recognition in Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Award for its significant contributions in developing communities. LBS Bina’s role in contributing to the nation’s affordable housing agenda through the Group’s Rumah SelangorKu and Perumahan Penjawat Awam 1 Malaysia (PPA1M) projects further proved the Group’s strength in social responsibility.
LBS Bina also showcased exemplary dedication in other areas such as community engagement initiatives for its Bandar Saujana Putra township residents, charitable donations to the Kiwanis Down Syndrom Foundation – National Centre and The Community Centre for the Deaf among others, promotion of art and culture through its Melaka Cultural and Trade Centre in Zhuhai, China, nurturing and retaining talent through strong employee motivation and development processes, as well as promoting environmental responsibility as the sponsor of the Anugerah Hijau (Green Awards) – Green Space category since 2013.
LBS Bina’s signature BSP21 development, which was pitched against other developments in the states of Selangor, Pahang, Negeri Sembilan and Terengganu, impressed the judging panel to take home the Highly Commended recognition for the Best Mid-Range Condo Development (Central Malaysia). Launched in December 2014, BSP21, which comprises a total of 2,602 residential units, has a gross development value (GDP) of RM1.4 billion and a total development land area of 21.14 acres. With an average of RM470 per sq. ft., this lifestyle-oriented serviced apartment development is built on three individual podiums. For seamless mobility, LBS incorporated high-tech architectural elements which connect these podiums to other precincts within the Bandar Saujana Putra Township via link bridges.
Cleverly maximising the utilisation of space, the development innovatively incorporated open spaces that balance the concentration and density of each block. Set for completion in December 2018, BSP21 also has over 70 recreational facilities and amenities, which include a 66,000 sq. ft. clubhouse occupying four levels. BSP21 is located in the township of Bandar Saujana Putra (BSP) which has approximately 9,106 homes completed to-date and 1,868 homes currently being developed by the Group.
This self-contained township, is easily accessible and conveniently connected via major expressways including the LDP, ELITE, Shah Alam, KESAS, SKVE and Maju Expressway (MEX), it is within minutes of Petaling Jaya, Sunway, USJ, Subang Jaya, Seri Kembangan, Shah Alam, Cyberjaya and Putrajaya.
In its sixth year, the SEA Property Awards 2016 is the region’s biggest and most respected real estate awards that recognises and celebrates only the best achievers from the world’s most dynamic markets, including Singapore, Malaysia, the Philippines, China, Myanmar, Indonesia, Cambodia, and Vietnam. A total of 32 awards grouped into four main categories namely, the Developer Awards, Design Awards, Development Awards and Best of the Best were presented to top projects and developers from around the region. Organised by PropertyGuru, Asia’s leading online property portal group, the awards served as the grand finale for the ASEAN strand of the 11-year-old Asia Property Awards series.
Over the years, LBS Bina has established itself as an award-winning developer. More recently at the Asia Pacific Property Awards (APPA) 2015, LBS Bina bagged the top award for three categories namely the Five Star Development Marketing, Malaysia for its BSP Township, Highly Commended Apartment, Malaysia for BSP21 and Five Star Architecture Single Residence, Malaysia for its Barrington Homes development in Cameron Highlands.
For more information on the award-winning BSP21 in Bandar Saujana Putra, visit www.bsp21.com.my.