Property Awards 2011

4th July 2011

The Property Awards, hosted by Property Week, celebrate outstanding achievements across the housing industry. The Berkeley Group received two prominent awards at the 2011 ceremony:

Property Entrepreneur of the Year- Tony Pidgley

This award celebrates firms or individuals who have demonstrated significant business or financial flair, vision or innovation within the UK property industry. Tony Pidgley received the award in recognition of his successful endeavours in weathering a difficult housing market by taking advantage of the current economic climate with the purchase of key London development sites.

Residential Achievement of the Year- Berkeley Group plc

The Berkeley Group also received the award for residential achievement of the year. This celebrates the first private rented sector fund, a collaboration between The Berkeley Group and the Homes and Community Agency (HCA). The judges commended the partnership as being reflective of true innovation.

The company's success in these two major categories is testament to its leading status within the sector.

Building Awards 2011- Housebuilder of the Year

4th July 2011

For the second year running, the Berkeley Group has been voted the Housebuilder of the Year at the Building Awards 2011. This coveted award recognises industry-leading approaches to design, sustainability, business operation and customer care. The continued recognition that the Berkeley Group has received in this category is reflective of its ongoing success in reaching the highest standards across the whole of the business.

Best Sites Award - Multi-storey, The Tower, One St George Wharf

28th June 2011

Winner - Marcus Blake

St George South London is delighted to announce Project Director, Marcus Blake has received, 'National Winner' for 'Best Site Category' for The Tower, One St George Wharf at the prestigious NHBC Health and Safety Awards.

The NHBC Health and Safety Awards celebrate the achievements of those individuals who have demonstrated effective leadership, creativity and innovation in overcoming varying challenges that arise on their construction sites.

The Berkeley Group received 6 awards at the 2010 What House? Awards

26th November 2010

The Berkeley Group received 6 awards at the 2010 What House? Awards. The Awards took place at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London on the 19th November 2010.

The 6 awards Berkeley received are detailed below:

Award Development/Company Result
Best Large Housebuilder of the Year Berkeley Group Holders plc Gold
Sustainable Developer of the Year Berkeley Group Holdings plc Gold
Best Starter Home Kennet Island, St James Developments Silver
Best Landscape Design Queen Mary's Place, St James Developments Silver
Best Development The Hamptons, St James Developments Bronze
Best Exterior Design The Hamptons, St James Developments

Silver

The 'Best Large Housebuilder of the Year' award is one of the New Homes industry's premier prizes. Judges focussed on the quality and design of the homes built, with all aspects of the housebuilder's performance being assessed, from site presentation to the standard of after-sales service and overall customer care. Berkeley Group were also awarded 'Sustainable Developer of the Year' for its commitment to embedding sustainability within its organisation and by taking a holistic approach to sustainable development.

Berkeley Group Tops Sustainability Benchmark for Fourth Year

26th November 2010

The Berkeley Group has been ranked as the top homebuilder in the 2010 NextGeneration benchmarking initiative. Introduced in 2006 the benchmark ranks the UK's 25 largest homebuilders according to their sustainability performance.

The same three companies that were leaders in last year's benchmark the Berkeley Group, Crest Nicholson and Miller Homes have continued their high performance in this year's benchmark achieving 85% (1st place), 78% (2nd place) and 69% (3rd place), respectively.

The Berkeley Group Wins Sustainable Housebuilder of the Year Accolade at Housebuilder Awards 2010

5th November 2010

Now in its sixth year, The Housebuilder Awards, supported by the Home Builders Federation (HBF), aims to recognise the best of innovation and excellence in the housebuilding industry. In winning the Sustainable Housebuilder of the Year award, The Berkeley Group demonstrated its sustainability credentials across the whole of its business from energy and water conservation to waste reduction and encouraging biodiversity.