Baltic Real Estate Awards 2022 are for Baltic region real estate projects, or phases of large projects completed for occupancy during the year 2021.
For the second time public can participate in Public Choice Awards by voting for their favourite projects HERE
Best office & business development
This category rewards newly constructed office buildings and business parks that offer owners and users increased worker satisfaction and productivity, improved health, greater flexibility and enhanced energy and environmental performance of the workplace. Through an integrated design, the focus must be on the ability to accommodate the specific space and equipment needs of the tenant.
Best residential development
This category celebrates new developments that provide the best housing opportunities, while adopting originality and aesthetics. An integrated urban design, as well as a smart-site planning, is important for the residential project to merge well with the wider community and surrounding neighborhood.
Best industrial project
This category seeks to award a distinguished facility that meets several criteria of what makes industrial property future proof. Integrated modern and innovative logistic facilities, maintenance, efficient work planning and implementation are important factors for modern industrial centres.
Best shopping center
This category rewards the new, expanded or reconstructed shopping centre, retail park or factory outlet which succeeds in encouraging and retaining traffic, while offering a unique shopper experience through new technologies, services, customer loyalty programmes and architectural features that aim to increase footfall and customer satisfaction.
Best hotel & tourism resort
This award honours the most innovative newly-constructed hotel in terms of architecture and interior design, while also considering client well-being, services provided to guests, leisure and recreational facilities and environmental aspects.
The awards are judged according to the following key criteria:
Innovation & Design showing new ideas, approaches or execution models that enhance the project’s tenant appeal, efficiency and value in relation to its environment, public and media recognition, sustainability;
Location & accessibility effective site selection credentials, catchment capacity, transport access, etc.;
Quality & punctuality of construction process;
Integration and impact of the project on its environment and community/city.
Mindaugas Statulevičius, President of the Lithuanian Real Estate Development Association(Lithuania)
Ardi Roosimaa, Founder and Chairman of the Board of Restate Property Advisors (Estonia)
Martins Vanags, Director of the Latvian Alliance of Real Estate Developers (Latvia)
Evelina Povilaitytė, Editor of Construction and RE column at Verslo Žinios (Lithuania)
Linas Naujokaitis, Architect. Vilnius Tech University, Faculty of Architecture, Associate Professor (Lithuania)
Teeli Remmelg, business manager at Kinnisvarauudised, an Estonian RE news site (Estonia)
Zane Tetere–Šulce, founder and leading architect of an architecture firm Open AD (Latvia)