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The Yorkshires. Commercial Real Estate Awards are back for 2024 and the shortlist of the region’s best deals, contractors and commercial practices has now been revealed. This year’s awards will be held on 9th May 2024 at Rudding Park, highlighting best practice in the industry and fundraising to support the region’s most disadvantaged children.

Yorkshire Children’s Charity are pleased to announce that the following are shortlisted for 2024:

Best Consultancy Practice  

  • Richard Boothroyd & Associates Ltd
  • The Harris Partnership 
  • Quod 

ESG Excellence 

  • Barnsley 340 – Glencar Construction Ltd
  • Brainkind Neurological Centre, York – HBD
  • Elshaw House (Heart of the City) – Sheffield City Council

Best Contractor 

  • Caddick Construction Limited  
  • Galliford Try 
  • Henry Boot Construction  


Rising Star 

  • Ben Parkes – Bruntwood SciTech 
  • Ben Pipkin – Cunniff Design
  • Dan Walker – GV  
  • Katie McManus – HBD 

Best Investment 

  • One Sovereign Street – CBRE 
  • Sale of Birstall 140 to Sire
  • Sale of 1 Whitehall Quay by L&G to the Consolidated Property Group

Best Shed Deal

  • Mirastar’s £60m industrial development Sheffield Catalyst 50% pre let to JLA Group 
  • Prism Park – IFCO – Equation Properties 
  • Project Voltaic – XPO Logistics – Wakefield 41 – Cushman & Wakefield 

Best Office Deal 

  • Leeds Trinity University to 1 Trevelyan Square – Knight Frank 
  • The letting of 138,000 sq ft to Lloyds Banking Group at 11 & 12 Wellington Place
  • One City Park secures PwC – Muse 

The winners of the coveted ‘The Disrupters’ and ‘Lifetime Achievement’ awards will be announced on the day.

The charity are delighted to announce that broadcaster and former England international rugby player Martin Bayfield will once again compere the event. Previously a British Lion and winner of two Grand Slams, Martin is set to entertain guests with his impeccable comic timing and stage presence, as well as his tales of serving in the Metropolitan Police prior to his full-time rugby career.

Hosted by Yorkshire Children’s Charity, the awards will raise vital funds for the children of Yorkshire who are struggling due to ill health, disability or financial circumstance. Last year’s fundraising total reached over £315,000 and attendees pledged to support the Great Yorkshire Build, which will transform the facilities at Hilltop School in Maltby, attended by over 100 pupils with special educational needs and complex disabilities. The charity is aiming to beat last year’s fundraising total in 2024 to provide even more support to children at Yorkshire schools.

This year’s awards are sponsored by Addleshaw Goddard, Richard Boothroyd & Associates, DS.Emotion, CEG, Caddick, Savills, Turner & Townsend, QUOD, JPG, Rex Procter and Partners, SMR Architects, Landsec, Walker Morris, Wilton Developments and SCP.

Tickets to this event are now sold out. However, you can be added to the waitlist by submitting your name and email address here: