Sekisui House Australia awarded 4-star rating under the independent construction industry rating tool iCIRT

24 January 2024

Sekisui House Australia, proudly announces it has been awarded a 4 out of 5 Gold Star rating from the Independent Construction Industry Rating Tool (iCIRT). The strong rating outcome underscores Sekisui House’s unwavering commitment to quality, certainty, and customer satisfaction for Australian home buyers.

The iCIRT rating system is an initiative driven by the NSW Building Commissioner to improve transparency within the industry by assessing their experience and capability, aiming to enhance public trust and market transparency for home buyers. The distinction of a 4-Gold Star rating positions Sekisui House as one of the leading developers in the NSW, aligning with the company's dedication to creating high-quality, sustainable communities.

Hide Seguchi, CEO of Apartment & Mixed-Use Developments at Sekisui House Australia, shared his enthusiasm about this significant milestone: “The 4-Gold Star iCIRT rating is a reflection of our team's hard work and steadfast dedication to excellence. It affirms our commitment to integrity and sustainability, which are the cornerstones of our community-building philosophy. The certification will strengthen the confidence our customers have in us, reinforcing our position as a trusted leader in the industry.”

The iCIRT rating rigorously evaluates developers and builders across six critical criteria: character, capability, conduct, capacity, capital, and counterparties. Sekisui House’s 4-Gold Star rating is supported by its impressive track record in Australia, operational transparency, solid customer relationships, strong partner and supplier networks, and extensive technical expertise and engineering proficiency within the team.

“This iCIRT rating plays a vital role in the property market in NSW for both homebuyers and the industry,” Hide adds. “It provides buyers with the assurance they need when making one of the most important decisions of their lives. Our high iCIRT rating is a testament to our ability to construct homes and communities that stand the test of time. We encourage all potential homebuyers to incorporate the iCIRT rating into their property research process.”

Sekisui House Australia's commitment to excellence is also evident in its diverse and innovative projects that resonate with its philosophy of sustainable and community-focused living. Notable developments such as the Sanctuary at Wentworth Point, The Orchards at Norwest, West Village in Brisbane’s West End, and the environmentally-conscious Melrose Park North, reflect the company's dedication to creating harmonious, sustainable communities. The Gledswood Hills project further exemplifies Sekisui House’s unique approach, marrying heritage with contemporary living.

Sekisui House Australia is dedicated to spearheading innovation, promoting sustainable living, and enhancing community well-being through its carefully planned and expertly executed projects.

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