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Saskatoon & Region Home Builders’ Association Announce Top Achievements at the Housing Excellence Awards Gala

SASKATOON, SK (FEB 11, 2024) – The Saskatoon & Region Home Builders’ Association proudly announced the winners of the 32nd Annual Housing Excellence Awards at a sold-out gala event on Saturday, February 10, 2024, at Prairieland Park in Saskatoon. Celebrating the pinnacle of achievement in the housing industry, this prestigious event recognized the outstanding work of its members across various categories, emphasizing innovation, quality, and excellence.

This year, the Association presented 47 awards, which included 7 new awards in categories of Marketing, Renovation, and Best New Home Spaces, highlighting exceptional design, innovation, and craftsmanship. The evening was marked by notable achievements such as North Ridge Development Corporation securing the Certified Professional Home Builder of the Year and Centennial Kitchen & Bath winning the Certified Professional RenoMark® Renovator of the Year. Additionally, Prairie ICF was honoured with the Trade Partner of the Year award, and Lexis Homes once agiain received the Parade of Homes Top Performer for their notable entry in the 2023 Parade of Homes. A poignant moment of the night was the posthumous presentation of the Ambassador Award to Karl Miller of Meridian Developments, recognizing his significant contributions to the housing industry.

Nicole Burgess, CEO of the Saskatoon & Region Home Builders’ Association, reflected on the evening’s significance, stating, “Tonight’s awards ceremony not only showcases the exceptional talent within our industry, but also underscores the critical importance of innovation and affordability in housing.  As we celebrate these achievements, we also commit to continuing our pursuit of excellence and sustainability in building homes that enrich lives and communities. Congratulations to all our winners and finalists who, through their dedication and hard work, have set new benchmarks for quality and creativity in our industry.”

The Housing Excellence Awards serve as a testament to each company’s commitment to advancing the housing industry through innovative and sustainable solutions. Emphasizing the importance of affordability and quality housing, the event underscores the Association’s dedication to excellence and its role in shaping the future of the housing sector in Saskatoon and the surrounding region.

Without further ado, let us acknowledge and celebrate the remarkable accomplishments of our esteemed winners:

Customer Choice Awards

Customer Choice Single Family Small Volume Builder 0-5: Hometown Homes

Customer Choice Single Family Medium Volume Builder 6-46: Westridge Homes

Customer Choice Single Family Large Volume Builder 47+: North Ridge Development Corporation

Customer Choice Multi-Family Builder 10+: North Ridge Development Corporation

Marketing Awards

Best Brochure or Kit: Maison Design + Build

Best Digital Advertising Campaign: Local Flooring Group

Best Radio Ad: North Ridge Development Corporation

Best Sales Centre or Showroom: Local Flooring Group

Best Website: Local Flooring Group

Best Renderings: Mavrik Home Builders

Best Virtual Tour Experience: Haven & Co.

Renovation & Décor Awards

Exterior Renovation of the Year: Hometown Homes

Bathroom Renovation of the Year: Centennial Kitchen & Bath

Kitchen Renovation of the Year under $50,000: Centennial Kitchen & Bath

Kitchen Renovation of the Year over $50,000: Centennial Kitchen & Bath

Whole Home Renovation of the Year: Mavrik Home Builders

Basement Renovation of the Year: Fresco Interiors Design Group

Industry Awards: Sales & Customer Service

Top Sales Achievement Small Volume Builder: Andrew Wagner, Maison Design + Build

Top Sales Achievement Medium Volume Builder: Susan Halabura, Edgewater Development Corporation

Top Sales Achievement Large Volume Builder: Dave Rempel, Ehrenburg Homes

New Home Salesperson of the Year: Dave Rempel, Ehrenburg Homes

Outstanding Customer Service: Scott Benson, Edgewater Development Corporation

Industry Awards: Community & Leadership

Environmental Stewardship: Durabuilt Windows & Doors

Environmental Leadership in Housing: Maison Design + Build

Safety Stewardship: All Weather Windows

Safety Leadership in Housing: Pacesetter Homes

Community Impact Award: North Prairie Developments

Housing Awards: Production & Design

Best Production Home up to 1500 sq. ft.: North Ridge Development Corporation

Best Production Home 1501-1900 sq. ft.: Dream and Bronze Developments

Best Production Home over 1901 sq. ft.: North Ridge Development Corporation

Best New Home Design: Hometown Homes

Housing Awards: Custom Homes

Best Custom Home under 1800 sq. ft.: Mavrik Home Builders

Best Custom Home 1801-2500 sq. ft.: Zak’s Building Group

Best Custom Home 2501-3500 sq. ft.: Zak’s Building Group

Best Custom Home over 3500 sq. ft.: Maison Design + Build

Best New Home Spaces

Best New Home Kitchen: Haven & Co.

Best New Home Bathroom: Maison Design + Build

Best New Home Primary Suite: Warman Homes

Best Interior Decorating: North Prairie Developments

Multi Family Project Awards

Best Townhouse Project (up to 50 units): North Ridge Development Corporation

Best Townhouse Project (over 50 units): North Ridge Development Corporation

Best Apartment Style Project: Baydo Development Corporation

Saskatoon & Region Home Builders’ Association Awards

Parade of Homes Top Performer: Lexis Homes

Trade Partner of the Year: Prairie ICF

Certified Professional Home Builder of the Year: North Ridge Development Corporation

Certified Professional RenoMark® Renovator of the Year: Centennial Kitchen & Bath

Ambassador Award: Karl Miller, Meridian Development (Posthumously)

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For more information or to schedule an interview, please contact:

Nicole Burgess
Chief Executive Officer
Saskatoon & Region Home Builders’ Association
ceo@saskatoonhomebuilders.com
306-955-5188

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