AWARDS


Newland Communities

2015 – Wm. S. Marvin Hall of Fame for Design Excellence—Builder Magazine
2015 – Developer of the Year—Green Home Builder Magazine
2013 – John Burns Real Estate Consulting, Newland Communities posts five of the Top 50 Master-Planned Communities
2013 – Inducted into the California Homebuilding Foundation Hall of Fame—Bob McLeod
2011 – Hearthstone-Builder Humanitarian Award, Lifetime Achievement—Bob McLeod
2010 – Developer of the Year Award, Builder & Developer Magazine
2009 – ACEC American Council of Engineering Companies of North Carolina (ACEC NC) Private Sector LEO Award to Newland  Communities for their exceptional practice of team building and partnering with engineering professionals
2004 – Greater Houston Builders Association, Harris B. Liebermann Distinguished Service Award for Newland Communities

 


East Region

Embrey Mill, Stafford VA

2017 – Great American Living Awards: Best Audio, Podcast, or Radio for Spring Renewal campaign
2017 – Fredericksburg Area Builders Association, Builder of the Year, Marc Simes Project Manager
2014
 – Parade of Homes—Best Multifamily Furnished ($310-$450k) and Best Single-Family Furnished ($535-$599k)

Briar Chapel, Chapel Hill NC

2017 – Parade of Homes—Nine builder awards
2017 Indy Weekly—Best Neighborhood to Live
2017 – Where to Retire Magazine—One of the 50 Best Master-Planned Communities in the US
2017 Chapel Hill Magazine—Favorite Neighborhood in Chapel Hill 
2017 – HBA MAME Awards—Developer of the Year, Best Overall Advertising Campaign 
2016  RCLCO, #40 of the 50 Top-Selling Master-Planned Communities of 2016
2016 
– NC HBA Stars Awards—Best Sustainable Development
2013
– Parade of Homes—Seven awards, with two builders new to the community recognized for Progressive New Home Designs
2010 – National Association of Home Builders Silver Awards, Best Overall Ad Campaign, Best Sales Center, Best Color Ad
2009 – Best Green Land Development Project—Triangle Business Journal
2009 – LEED Silver Certification—Briar Chapel Clubhouse—US Green Building Council

Wendell Falls, Wendell, NC

2017 – Parade of Homes—Three Gold builder awards
2017 
HBA MAME Awards—Developer of the Year, Best Social Media Ad
2016
– The Farmhouse—Top Sustainable Project by the Space Awards—Triangle Business Journal
2016
– The Farmhouse—Community Enhancement Award—Triangle Commercial Real Estate Women
2016 – The Farmhouse—HIghest Honors in Residential—Carolinas Chapter of International Design Association
2016
– Large Business of the Year—Wendell Chamber of Commerce
2016 
– NC HBA Stars Awards—Best Community Brochure
2015
– People's Choice—Best New Home Community in Eastern Wake County and Best Restaurant or Coffee Shop for Grounds Café

RiverLights, Wilmington, NC

2017 – NCHBA Stars Awards: Best Community Logo, Best Community Brochure, Best Print Advertisement, and Best Sales/Information Center
2017 – Live South Magazine: Best Sunset in Wilmington, Best Community for Kayaking/Canoeing
2017 – Lower Cape Fear Stewardship Development Award of Significant Achievement for sustainability efforts at RiverLights Marina Village
2017 – Wilmington-Cape Fear Home Builders Association's MAX! Awards; Best Welcome Center, Best Radio Commercial, Best TV Commercial, Best Community Brochure, Best Video Marketing, Best Print Ad, Best Logo, Best Social Media, and Best Special Event for the RiverLights Grand Opening
2016 – Live South Magazine: Most Anticipated Community Award

Sterling on the Lake, Atlanta GA

2016 Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association, Best Website, Community 
2014
– Real Estate Scorecard, Bliss Award Winner for Best Georgia Community of the Year
2011 – Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association, Best Landscape Design, Developer
2011 & 2009 – Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association, Best Community Service, Developer
2009 – Malta Atlanta’s Landscape Resource—Professional Landscape Awards Multifamily/Commercial  under $75,000
2008 – Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association—Community Service, Developer
2006 – Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association—Community of the Year Master Planned
2006 – Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association—Best Amenities Package over 500 homes
2006 – Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association—Best Sales Center – 601 SF+
2005 – National Sales and Marketing Council—Best Sales and Information Pavilion

Bexley, Tampa FL

2017  NAHB Best in American Living Award (BALA), Best Community Over 100 Units
2017
 – Southeast Builders Conference Grand Aurora Awards: Top Master Planned Community in the Southeast and Best Recreational Facility for The Bexley Club

FishHawk Ranch, Tampa FL

2016 RCLCO, FishHawk Ranch is #43 of the 50 Top-Selling Master-Planned Communities
2014
– Southeast Builders Conference Grand Aurora Award for Resident Gathering Space: The Lake House
2014 – Tampa Bay Regional Planning Council—Future of the Region Award, for Concerts for a Cause
2013 – John Burns Real Estate Consulting, FishHawk Ranch is #33 of the Top 50 Master-Planned Communities
2013 – Florida Home Builders Association Aurora Awards: three prestigious distinctions for implementing sustainable practices and thoughtful land planning within the community
2011 – Tampa Bay Builder’s Association’s Award of Excellence for Major Advertising and Promotions Achievement
2010 – NAHB Green Community of the Year
2009 – SEBC Aurora Award: Green Construction for Residential/Mixed-Use 500+ units
2009 – SEBC Grand Aurora Award—Green Construction for Residential/Mixed-Use, all communities
2008 – Tampa Bay Builder’s Association “Good Neighbor” Award
2007Professional Builder Magazine and NAHB’s Best in American Living Award for Best Community 151+ units
2007 – National Arbor Day Foundation—Nation’s Top Master-Planned Community
2007 – Tampa Bay Parenting Magazine’s “Best Community to Raise a Family”
2008 & 2007 – Tampa Bay Builder’s Association’s Community of the Year
2010 & 2006 –Tampa Bay Builder’s Association’s Chris DeMaio President’s Cup Award for Community Contributions
2005 – Hillsborough County Planning Commission Award of Excellence in Environmental Projects
2003 – Trees Florida Award—Outstanding Project
2000 – Pasco Builder’s Association Neighborhoods on Parade—Recognized for Outstanding Neighborhoods, Environmentally Sensitive Landscape Design, Award-Winning Builders, and Innovative Home Design

MiraBay, Tampa FL

2010 – Tampa Bay Builder’s Association Community of the Year
2006 – Hillsborough County Planning Commission Award of Excellence in Master Planning and Urban Design

Waterset, Tampa FL

2017 – Parade of Homes: Two Grand Awards, with two builders recognized for New Home Design
2016 – RCLCO, #37 of the 50 Top-Selling Master-Planned Communities of 2016
2016 
The Best in America Living Awards Gold for best single-family community, 100 units and over.
2015 
NAHB Gold Award—Home Builders’ 2015 Best in American Living Award for Best Single-Family Community, 100 units and over.
2013
– Tampa Bay Regional Planning Council’s Annual: honored at “Future of the Region” awards banquet for excellence in Development and Infrastructure

Westchase (WestPark Village), Tampa FL

2010 – Hillsborough County Planning Commission Award of Excellence in Urban and Master Planning (for WestPark Village)

 


Central Region

Anthem, Denver, CO

2014 – National Association of Home Builders, The Nationals Silver Awards, Master-Planned Community of the Year

Canyon Falls, Dallas, TX

2017 – D CEO’s 2017 Residential Real Estate Award Winner: Single Family Developer of the Year
2014 Dallas Business Journal: 22nd Annual Best Real Estate Deals of the Year, Single-Family/Planned Community Deal of the Year

Cinco Ranch, Houston TX

2013 John Burns Real Estate Consulting, Cinco Ranch is #13 of the Top 50 Master-Planned Communities
2013
– John Burns Real Estate Consulting, Cinco Ranch is #3 of the Top 50 Master-Planned Communities, Best-Selling Community in Texas
2012 – Greater Houston Builders Association, Recreation Center of the Year – Rollingwood Recreation Center
2011 – Greater Houston Builders Association, Best Model Home Park – Developer 

2011 – Houston Business Journal, Landmark Award, Best Residential Development 

2008 – Southeast Building Conference, Special Amenity: Facility Design Center/Sales Center Office, Aurora Award for Simply Cinco
2007 – Greater Houston Builders Association, Grand Award Marketing
2005 – Greater Houston Builders Association, Community of the Year (Over 3,500 acres category)

Eagle Springs, Houston TX

2014 – John Burns Real Estate Consulting, Eagle Springs is #32 of the Top 50 Master-Planned Communities
2013 – John Burns Real Estate Consulting, Eagle Springs is #25 of the Top 50 Master-Planned Communities
2009 – Greater Houston Builders Association, Community of the Year
2006 – North Houston Association, Environmental Impact Award (joint with Summerwood)
2005 – American Society of Landscape Architects – Texas Chapter, Merit Award
2004 – Greater Houston Builders Association, Grand Award of the Year Advertising

Elyson, Houston TX

2017 – Greater Houston Builders Association PRISM Awards: Master Planned Community Recreation Center of the Year and Sales Information Center of the Year

Falcon Pointe, Austin TX

2014 – Austin Business Journal Master-Planned Community of the Year
2014
– Texas Association of Builders Best Overall Community
2013
 – MAX Best Overall Ad Campaign, HBA of Greater Austin (split with Teravista)
2011 – Falcon Pointe Pflugerville ISD Business Partner of the Year

Hollyhock, Dallas, TX

2017 – D CEO’s 2017 Residential Real Estate Award Winner: Single Family Developer of the Year

Rancho Sienna, Austin TX

2016 – Best Overall Community, Texas Association of Builders
2016
– Austin Business Journal Master-Planned Community of the Year
2016
– Home Builders Association of greater Austin MAX Awards Best Overall Design

Seven Meadows, Houston TX

2005 – Greater Houston Builders Association, Community of the Year (Under 2,000 acres category)

Summerwood
, Houston TX

2012 – John Burns Real Estate Consulting, Summerwood is #46 of the Top 50 Master-Planned Communities
2010
– Greater Houston Builders Association, Best Model Home Park – Developer
2007 – Texas Council of Engineering Companies, Silver Award, Wetlands Master Plan

2006 – Greater Houston Builders Association, Community of the Year 

2006 – North Houston Association, Environmental Impact Award (joint with Eagle Springs)

Sweetwater, Austin TX

2014 – HBA of Greater Austin, MAX Awards, Best Overall Community – Over 300 Units 
2014 
– National Association of Home Builders, The Nationals Silver Award, Best Sales or Information Center 

Telfair, Houston TX

2012 – John Burns Real Estate Consulting, Telfair is #25 of the Top 50 Master-Planned Communities
2010 – Greater Houston Builders Association, Community of the Year

2010, 2008 & 2007 – Houston Business Journal, Landmark Award, Best Residential Development

2010 – Houston Business Journal, Landmark Award, Best Public/Private Partnership (shared with City of Sugar Land for Houston Museum of Natural Science)

2010 – Houston Business Journal, Landmark Award, Best Renovation/Rehabilitation (shared with City of Sugar Land for Houston Museum of Natural Science)

2007 – Fort Bend Community Partners, Lasting Impression Award for Outstanding Community Impact (presented to TelfairLife)
2007 – American Marketing Association, Crystal Award, Best Outdoor Campaign

Teravista, Austin TX

2016 – RCLCO, Teravista is #46 of the 50 Top-Selling Master-Planned Communities
2014 – John Burns Real Estate Consulting, Teravista is #44 of the Top 50 Master-Planned Communities
2013 Austin Business Journal Community of the Year
2013 
John Burns Real Estate Consulting, Teravista is #37 of the Top 50 Master-Planned Communities
2013 – Home Builders Association of Greater Austin, MAX Award for “Best Overall Community – Over 300 Units,” MAX Best Overall Ad Campaign, HBA of Greater Austin (split with Falcon Pointe)
2013, 2011, 2007, 2004, & 2003 – Teravista MAX Master-Planned Community of the Year
2012 – Metrostudy Austin: No. 1 community in Austin for new-home starts in 2012
2011 – Teravista Elementary Business Partner of the Year
2004Avid Golfer Magazine, Best of Public Golf Course Awards, ranked first place in Best Golf Course Practice Facility, Best Course Conditions, Best Service, Best Tee Markers, Most Environmentally Friendly Golf Course, Best Place to Take a Client, Best Pro Shop; Teravista Golf Club
2004 – Austin Chamber of Commerce Out on a Limb Business Awards—Excellence in Innovative Business
2002 – GolfTexas.com, Best New Central Texas Golf Course, Teravista Golf Club
2002 – GolfTexas.com, Best Overall Golf Experience, Teravista Golf Club

 


Northwest Region

Creekstone, Kennewick WA

2007, 2006 & 2004 – Homebuilders Association of Tri-Cities, Best Landscape Design for a Community
2004, 2003 & 2002 – Homebuilders Association of Tri-Cities, Detached Community of the Year

Eagle Ridge, Spokane WA

2013 – Fall Festival of Homes: eight awards, including Best Overall People's Choice Award

Tehaleh, Bonny Lake WA

2017 – Showcase Magazine: Best Housing Community
2017 – South Sound Magazine: Annual Best of Awards – Best Elementary School, Best Festival (Harvest Day), Best Kept Secret (Tehaleh Trails)
2016 – Best Businesses of Bonney Lake Award, Real Estate Services 
2016 – Telly Award, The Tehaleh Community Video, Category Video-Sales
2016 – South Sound Magazine: Annual Best of Awards –Best Hike & Best Place to Walk Your Dog: Tehaleh Trails, Best Elementary School: Donald Eismann Elementary, Best Festival: Harvest Day, Best Office Space: The Post
2015 – John Burns Real Estate Consulting, Tehaleh is #46 of the Top 50 Master-Planned Communities
2015 – John Burns Real Estate Consulting, DesignLens Excellence Award 
2014 – PRSA Totem Award for The Great Race Home
2013 – Bonney Lake Chamber of Commerce, Best New Business Award
2013 – New Home Trends: bestselling new-home community in the Puget Sound 
2013 – Associated Builders and Contractors, INC (ABC) Awards Gala award Gold Excellence in Construction for Western Washington

 


West Region

Estrella, Phoenix AZ

2016 – RCLCO, #50 of the 50 Top-Selling Master-Planned Communities of 2016
2013
– John Burns Real Estate Consulting, Estrella is #35 of the Top 50 Master-Planned Communities
2013 – Sixth-top-selling master-planned community in metro Phoenix, according to “RL Brown Reports”
2010 – US Green Building Council - LEED Gold (for core and shell) for Mountain Ranch Marketplace
2009, 2008, 2007 & 2006Ranking Arizona Magazine #1 Best Master-Planned Community

Golf Club of Estrella (Estrella), Phoenix AZ

2013 – #15 "Best Course You Can Play in AZ", GOLFWEEK
2011 – #18 "America's Best Courses, State by State", GOLFWEEK
2010 – #16 "America's Best Courses, State by State", GOLFWEEK
2010 – #28 "Top Courses You Can Play", GOLF Magazine
2009 –#10 "America's Best Courses, State by State", GOLFWEEK
2008 – #7 Best Public Golf Courses, Ranking Arizona Magazine
2008 & 2007 #7 “America’s Best Courses, State by State”, GOLFWEEK
2007 – America’s Top Golf Courses, ZAGAT SURVEY
2007 – #4 Best Public Golf Courses, Ranking Arizona Magazine, The Best of Arizona Business
2007 – “Women Friendly” Designated Course by Executive Women’s Golf Association

4S Ranch, San Diego CA

2010 – Icon award by Building Industry Association for Best Overall Marketing Campaign
2009 – Best New-Home Community, Sign On San Diego
2002 – Outstanding Project of the Year, American Society of Civil Engineers