Scarborough group chief Kevin McCabe was last night named Yorkshire and the north east property personality of the year.
McCabe was picked by an academy of 120 leading Yorkshire and north east property lights after selling the bulk of his interests to Australian group Valad in summer 2007.
The awards, organised by English Partnerships and Property Week, honoured achievement from July 2007 to July 2008.
Other winners included BAM properties, Lloyds TSB and ING's St Stephen's shopping centre in Hull.
Knight Frank was named investment agency and office agency team of the year.
The winners are:
Developer of the Year BAM Properties
Newcomer Ash Griffiths Aurora Properties
Financial Partner Lloyds TSB
Regeneration Development St Stephens, Hull ING Real Estate
Consultant of the Year DLA Piper
Commercial Development St Paul’s Place, Sheffield St James Securities & CTP LTD
Sustainability Awards Innovate Green Office, Leeds Innovate Property
Property Personality Kevin McCabe Scarborough Group International
Office Agency Team Knight Frank
Retail/Leisure Agency Team King Sturge LLP
Industrial Agency Team M3 Agency Sheffield
Investment Agency Team Knight Frank