Press Release Jan 2017:
December 2016: ADMAKERS WALKS OFF WITH AWARD FOR “WORLD’s BEST REAL ESTATE MARKETING” IN LONDON.
The finals of the prestigious International Property Awards were recently held in London. Now in their 21st year of existence, the awards are widely regarded as the “Oscars” of the international real estate world. Judges sifted through approximately 2700 entries from real estate professionals based in 61 countries, to establish the world’s best for 2016.
Two months ago, AdMakers took top honours in the Africa/Middle East regional awards held in Dubai and the agency’s entries automatically gained access to the finals in London, along with the winners from the American, European and Australasian regions. AdMakers
AdMakers specialises exclusively in the marketing of high-ticket items such as cars, jets, boats/yachts and real estate around the globe.
With the world’s foremost marketing, architectural, designer and developer firms in attendance, AdMakers International walked off with the coveted award for the World’s Best Development Marketing for 2016 for their work on AURUM in Bantry Bay, Cape Town.
AdMakers also walked off the the award for “Best Retail Interior – Africa” for the prestigious Italian yacht brand’s RIVA boutique showroom at the V&A Waterfront. The design, manufacturing and construction of the entire RIVA showroom was handled by the AdMakers in-house design team.
The awards are judged by a panel of 80 highly respected international real estate professionals – from architects to marketers to international interior designers and royalty (the Earl of Liverpool – Chairman of the International Property Awards, Lord Caithness – Chairman of Judging for development categories and Lord Best – Chairman of Judging for real estate categories).
JP Fourie, CEO of AdMakers says, “The total value of projects that competed for the awards is estimated at over £20billion, which included real estate developments in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Kuwait, Qatar and Saudi Arabia (the tallest building in the world at 1.6km high) and the rest of the world. This makes us inordinately proud of our achievement in winning these awards.”
AdMakers is widely regarded as the world’s foremost marketing agency in terms of real estate development. It first entered the International Property Awards in 2002 and has walked away with over 100 International Property Awards since then, including “Best International Development Marketing” for 2015. The agency has, since its inception in 1989, handled real estate projects around the globe with a collective value exceeding USD 50 billion and is a trusted partner of some of the world’s most prominent real estate developers.
AdMakers was awarded the exclusive mandate by Dubai based Da’Realty for the marketing of their prestigious new project, AURUM – the redevelopment of the old Ambassador Hotel in Bantry Bay, Cape Town. AdMakers’ in-house 3D Department developed all the architectural models and films for AURUM, whilst its Graphic and Web Departments took care of world-class printed and digital material. AdMakers International used cutting-edge technology to showcase AURUM and achieved the highest sales rate per square meter for the development achieved in South Africa to date – with sales prices more than 50% higher than the previous highest sales prices.
Through AdMakers’ innovative, cutting-edge computer-generated imagery (CGI) and Hollywood quality movies, potential clients are able to realistically visualize what is yet to come, getting a tangible feel for their investment.
AURUM consists of a number of Presidential and Luxury apartments situated right on the ocean’s edge in Bantry Bay, with the project expected to be completed in 2018. Through the sophistication of AdMakers’ CGI, a Presidential apartment in AURUM also achieved the highest price for any apartment ever sold on the Atlantic Seaboard. The average sales price achieved by the other apartments sold in AURUM, also represents the highest rate per square meter ever to be achieved in Southern Africa to date.
To give your real estate marketing an award-winning touch, please contact Duan on 083 709 6688 or JP on 083 233 7858 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.