New homes builder Explore Living have won 8 accolades in the Daily Mail Property Awards.
Online PR News – 27-November-2009 – – Explore Living, the residential development arm of global construction firm Laing O’Rourke, has received two four-star Daily Mail UK Property Awards for its Hertford-based new homes development, Balls Park, including Best Development and Best Apartment in Hertfordshire, which added to the house builder’s overall collection of eight awards.
On Friday 16 October, at the Awards’ gala ceremony held at The Marriott Hotel, Grosvenor Square in London, Explore Living was revealed as one of the nation’s most successful house builders by the number of accolades it received, ranging from Best Development to Best Website.
Other Explore Living developments that received accolades included Fusion, located in Chertsey, which collected two, five-star awards for Best Development in Surrey and Best Apartment in Surrey. The house builder collected a four and five star award for Best Apartment and Best Development in Essex for the Lumina development in Chadwell Heath. A four-star award was also received for Best UK Website relating to the developer’s new online system which allows customers to keep track of the progress of their new home as it is being built, and even allows them to personalise their purchase from the comfort of their current home.
The prestigious national property awards, which have been held for the past 15 years, are among the most coveted in the industry. More than 600 guests attended the Awards’ gala dinner where a shortlist of international nominees were announced, including Explore Living in the category of Best Development Marketing.
Explore Living’s Sales and Marketing Director John Inglis commented, “Balls Park is one of the most prestigious new addresses in Hertford with new homes and apartments sympathetically designed to mimic the architectural style of the existing historic mansion house. We have just released the second phase of houses at the development, The Townsend Collection, which provides three-bedroom detached and semi-detached high specification homes. Recently, the first phase, The Harrison Collection, has completely sold out and construction is already underway on a series of one and two-bedroom apartments.”
Explore Living is part of Laing O’Rourke, which undertakes major developments of new homes and other construction projects throughout the world, and is Britain’s largest privately-owned construction firm.