Atty. Robert Nomar V. Leyretana has been a dedicated official of the Philippine government for over fifteen years. His attendance on international conference on the topic of land titling and land governance in ASEAN countries and most recently in Washington, D.C. World Bank Annual Conference on Land Governance and Poverty Alleviation has further honed his expertise on the field. Beginning his journey at the Land Registration Authority as a Chief of the Law Division, he was also then appointed as an Acting Director of the Legal Affairs Department and Concurrent Chief of the Law Division and had a brief stint as Officer-in-Charge – Administrator for LRA.
Richard is currently the Managing Director of Colliers International Philippines and has over 20 years of experience in various real estate markets in Asia. He is leading the company’s client engagement initiatives for the Philippines and is also assisting in marketing, research, and consultancy functions.
Kenneth Stern is the Country Manager of RE/MAX Philippines, a global real estate franchise that was founded in the United States in 1973 and established in the Philippines in 2012. Kenneth has more than 10 years of real estate experience in the United States, Australia, and the Philippines.
A passionate retailer with 30 years of experience, George started from the hospitality business and then joined IKEA in 1989. He has had various career various functions in seven different countries and in global assignments, the last being successfully launching the IKEA brand in Croatia. In 2016, he joined IKEA South East Asia and came to the Philippines to lead the start-up of IKEA Philippines in the role of Market Development Manager.
Architect Amado P. de Jesus, Jr., has been specializing for more than 30 years in green and healthy buildings and homes, contributing largely by being the Founding Chairman of the Green Architecture Movement of the United Architects of the Philippines and the Initiator and President of the Philippine Green Building Initiative (PGBI). He has received multiple awards locally and abroad for his advocacy and contributions to green architecture.
Spearheading solar innovations at Buskowitz Group is Chief Executive Officer James Buskowitz. He is the leading figure and brains behind the company’s overall infrastructure development, projects specializing in renewable energy, along with the organization’s financing and investment arm since its inception. He is also heavily involved in all property aspects such as land acquisition, construction, planning and design asset management.
Lamudi's The Outlook, the Philippines buyers' choice property awards, is privileged to have an independent panel of judges composed of highly esteemed and reputable personalities in Philippine real estate. These individuals, who have made names for themselves over the years in various segments of the industry, will play an important role in determining the winners of the awards.
Once submissions close on May, all the nominations have undergone an evaluation process using scoresheets customized for each award. These scoresheets contain evaluation criteria that are only relevant to the category, so each nomination have been assessed based only on factors that are significant to the said category. The judges review the information provided in the nomination forms. They rate each nomination based on the criteria included in the category-specific scoresheet.
Winners of the Condominium, House, and Mixed-Use award categories will be chosen through The Outlook survey, the options of which will only be the five nominations in each category that received the highest scores from the judges. Respondents of The Outlook survey are property seekers located within and beyond the Philippines who are chosen based on their search interests as expressed on Lamudi.com.ph. When the respondents' votes are tallied, the projects that receive the highest number of votes are declared the winners in their categories.
On the other hand, the judges determine the winners of the Special Awards. The nominations with the highest score in each category as determined by the judges will be declared as the winner.