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Nominate Now: D CEO’s 2024 Commercial Real Estate Awards

The deadline to submit individual, company, and deal nominations is Friday, January 5, 2024.

D CEO’s popular Commercial Real Estate Awards program returns to honor the region’s top projects, transactions, dealmakers, and industry leaders driving activity in 2023.

All Commercial Real Estate Awards finalists will be featured in the April 2024 issue of D CEO and be recognized at an exclusive awards event in March. Past honorees include titans of the industry, such as Ross Perot Jr., Craig Hall, Lucy Billingsley, Shawn Todd, Jack Matthews, Herb Weitzman, and Jonas Woods.

The 2023 Deal of the Year was awarded to the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center revitalization that was approved through Proposition A. The $3.5 billion renovation will break ground in 2024 and be completed in 2029. Read more about all of last year’s honorees here.

The 2023 Pioneer Award was presented to Jonas Woods who is turning downtown Dallas office towers into luxury residential and hotels. High-rises he is reimagining include Bryan Tower, Comerica Bank Tower, and Santander Tower. Read more about his rise here.

Once again, categories have been broken down into individuals/companies and projects/deals. To qualify, projects must have been announced, underway, or completed in the 2023 calendar year.

To nominate an individual, company, or deal, click here to be taken to the Commercial Real Estate Awards site, which provides links to nomination forms, answers to FAQs, a report on last year’s winners, photos and videos from the 2023 awards event, and more.


Individuals and Companies

  • Pioneer Award
  • Commercial Real Estate Executive of the Year
  • Commercial Real Estate Broker of the Year
  • Emerging Commercial Real Estate Professional of the Year Under 40
  • Developer of the Year
  • Excellence in Architecture and Design
  • Excellence in Construction and Engineering
  • Excellence in Community Service

Projects and Deals

  • Best Land Deal
  • Best Commercial Property Sale
  • Best New Office Project
  • Best Office Lease
  • Best Relocation
  • Best New Industrial Project
  • Best Industrial Lease
  • Best New Mixed-Use Project
  • Best Retail Lease or Project
  • Best New Multifamily Project
  • Best Redevelopment or Renovation
  • Best Hospitality Project
  • Community Impact Award


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