2013 Star Awards

 

2013 Star Awards Grand Winners

Custom Builder of the Year
Laughlin Homes & Restoration Inc. - Fredericksburg, TX

Remodeler of the Year
Allegro Builders - Houston, TX

Low Volume Builder of the Year
Centerra Homes - Austin, TX

Mid Volume Builder of the Year
Scott Felder Homes LLC - Austin, TX

High Volume Builder of the Year
Toll Brothers Inc - Dallas, TX

 

2013 Star Awards Winners by Company Name

  • 3D Builders, LLC - Houston, TX
    Custom Builder  - Best Architectural Design $1M - $1.99M for Southall Residence - Cypress, TX
    Custom Builder  - Best Specialty Room $1M - $1.99M for Southall Residence - Cypress, TX
     
  • Adam Wilson Custom Homes - San Antonio, TX
    Custom Builder  - Best Kitchen  $1M - $1.99M for Via Aragon Parade Home - San Antonio, TX
    Custom Builder  - Best Master Bathroom $1M - $1.99M for Via Aragon Parade Home - San Antonio, TX
    Custom Builder  - Best Master Bedroom  $1M - $1.99M for Via Aragon Parade Home - San Antonio, TX
    Custom Builder  - Best Outdoor Living Space $1M - $1.99M for Via Aragon Parade Home - San Antonio, TX
     
  • Allegro Builders - Houston, TX
    Remodeler of the Year - Grand Award
    Remodeler - Best Website for www.AllegroBuilders.com
    Remodeler - Best Bathroom Renovation  $70K - $100K for Shawn Lynch Project-Houston, TX
    Remodeler - Best Kitchen Renovation  $70K - $90K for Shawn Lynch Project-Houston, TX
    Remodeler - Best Outdoor Living Space for Shawn Lynch Project-Houston, TX
    Remodeler - Best Whole House Renovation $800K - $899K for Shawn Lynch Project-Houston, TX
     
  • Ash Creek Homes - Austin, TX  (entered by SmartTouch Interactive - Austin, TX)
    Custom Builder - Best Online Advertisement for Grove at Falconhead Google Adwords Campaign
     
  • Ashton Woods Homes Inc - Houston, TX
    Marketing Professional of the Year - Carrie Roehling
    Rookie Sales Professional of the Year - Margaret Greenwood
    Sales Professional of the Year - Paul Lim
    Volume Builder - Best Special Promotion for Spring Clean Sales Event
    Volume Builder - Best Product Design under $300K for Cypress Creek Lakes
    Volume Builder - Best Product Design  $300K - $399K for WoodRidge Forest - Kingwood, TX
    Volume Builder - Best Interior Merchandising $300K - $399K for WoodRidge Forest - Kingwood, TX
     
  • Blackburn Communities - Austin, TX  (entered by SmartTouch Interactive - Austin, TX)
    Developer - Best Email Message for Preserve at Mayfield Pre-Grand Opening Event
     
  • Centerra Homes - Austin, TX
    Low Volume Builder of the Year - Grand Award
    Mortgage Industry Professional of the Year - Michael Nasserfar with Ameripro Funding
    Warranty Service Professional of the Year - Chad Ford
    Volume Builder-Best Interior Merchandising under $300K for The Georgetown in Falcon Pointe-Pflugerville, TX
     
  • Christopher Sims Custom Homes - Sugar Land, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Architectural Design $2M - $3.5M for Modern Lakefront - Sugarland, TX
     
  • Corias, Inc - Austin, TX
    Custom Builder - Best New Custom Home for Schroeder Residence - Austin, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Kitchen  $3M - $4M for Schroeder Residence - Austin, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Master Bathroom over $3M for Schroeder Residence - Austin, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Master Bedroom over $3M for Schroeder Residence - Austin, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Outdoor Living Space over $2M for Schroeder Residence - Austin, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Specialty Room $2M - $3.5M for Schroeder Residence - Austin, TX
     
  • Craftsmanship By John Inc - Houston, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Email Message for Your Home-Your Castle
     
  • Cypress Creek Lakes - Cypress, TX  (entered by Boe Creative Services - The Woodlands, TX)
    Developer - Best Sales Brochure for Cypress Creek Lakes Brochure
    Developer - Best Showroom / Sales Center for Cypress Creek Lakes Showroom/Sales Center
    Developer - Best Overall Community 20 Acres or More for Cypress Creek Lakes, Houston TX
    Developer - Best Special Promotion for The Great American Dream Grand Opening Celebration
     
  • David Wilkes Builders - Austin, TX
    Remodeler - Best Bathroom Renovation over $100K for Westlake Master Bathroom-Austin, TX
    Remodeler - Best Kitchen Renovation over $100K for Windsong Kitchen-Austin, TX
    Remodeler - Best Whole House Renovation $400K - $600K for Luxury Downtown Condo-Austin, TX
    Remodeler - Best Whole House Renovation over $1M for Westlake Whole House Remodel-Austin, TX
     
  • Elite Remodeling - Frisco, TX
    Sales Manager of the Year - Kelli Parker
    Remodeler - Best Direct Mail Piece for Design Seminar Post Card Mailing
    Remodeler - Best Sales Brochure for Sales Brochure
    Remodeler - Best Bathroom Renovation $40K - $60K for Wills Point Project - Allen, TX
    Remodeler - Best Kitchen Renovation $29K - $45K for Presmont Project - Frisco, TX
     
  • Gehan Homes - San Antonio, TX
    Volume Builder - Best Direct Mail Piece for "We Have Upgraded"
    Volume Builder - Best Radio Commercial for Gehan Homes "Wrapped and Ready"
    Volume Builder - Best Sales Brochure for Gehan Homes Sales Portfolio
     
  • Gossett Jones Homes Inc - Austin, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Master Bathroom under $600K for 605 Hearn - Austin, TX
     
  • Green Building Authority - Austin, TX
    Associate - Best Website for http://greenbuildingauthority.com
     
  • Grupo 4 s De Mexico - Hidalgo, TX
    Associate - Best Sales Brochure for Adamant Pure High Living
    Associate - Best Showroom / Sales Center for Saqqara Residences
     
  • Gryphon Builders - Katy, TX
    Remodeler - Best Specialty Room over $50K for Krablin Wine Room
     
  • J. Patrick Homes, Ltd. - Houston, TX
    Volume Builder-Best Interior Merchandising $600K - $799K for The Stanford Model-The Woodlands, TX
     
  • Jamestown Estate Homes, LLC - Houston, TX
    Construction Superintendent of the Year - Mike Prejeant
    Custom Builder - Best Interior Design $600K - $799K for Domangue Residence - The Woodlands, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Kitchen $600K - $799K for Domangue Residence - The Woodlands, TX
     
  • Jauregui Architecture Interiors Construction - Austin, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Print Ad for Section Opener and Full-Page Ad
    Best Poolscape for Italian Elegance - Westlake, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Architectural Design over $5M for Italian Elegance - Westlake, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Interior Design $2M - $2.5M for Southern Mississippi - The Woodlands, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Interior Design over $5M for Hill Country Modern - Austin, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Kitchen over $4M for English Manor - The Woodlands, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Specialty Room over $5M for Italian Elegance - Westlake, TX
     
  • Jimmy Jacobs Custom Homes - Georgetown, TX
    Volume Builder - Best Product Design over $900K for The Palo Duro - San Antonio, TX
     
  • Key Residential - Dallas, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Architectural Design $800K - $999K for Brookridge 2012 - Dallas, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Master Bathroom $600K - $850K for Brookridge 2012 - Dallas, TX
     
  • Laughlin Homes & Restoration, Inc. - Fredericksburg, TX
    Custom Builder of the Year - Grand Award
    Custom Builder - Best Direct Mail Piece for The Art of Living
    Custom Builder - Best Architectural Design $600K - $799K for Hill Country Hacienda - Comfort, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Master Bedroom under $700K for Hill Country Hacienda - Comfort, TX
    Remodeler - Best Addition under $200K for Basse Ranch - Fredericksburg, TX
    Remodeler - Best Addition over $200K for Lochte-Armstrong Home - Fredericksburg, TX
    Remodeler - Best Historic Renovation for Lochte-Armstrong Home - Fredericksburg, TX
     
  • Matt Powers Custom Homes and Renovations - Houston, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Master Bathroom $2M - $3M for Provencal French - Houston, TX
     
  • Mattern & Fitzgerald Custom Builders - Boerne, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Kitchen $800K - $999K for 14 Via Aragon - San Antonio, TX
     
  • McMillin Homes - San Antonio, TX
    Volume Builder - Best Product Design $600K - $799K for Copper Ridge - New Braunfels, TX
     
  • Milestone Community Builders - Austin, TX  (entered by SmartTouch Interactive - Austin, TX)
    Volume Builder - Best Print Ad for Milestone's Guide to Buying in Austin Ad
     
  • Partners in Building LP - Houston, TX
    Volume Builder - Best Custom Home for Bella Montagna - Austin, TX
    Volume Builder - Best Showroom / Sales Center for Partners In Building Design Center Showroom
    Volume Builder - Best Product Design $400K - $599K for Estrella Crossing - Georgetown, TX
     
  • Preserve at Mayfield - Round Rock, TX  (entered by SmartTouch Interactive - Austin, TX)
    Developer - Best Website for www.preserveatmayfieldranch.com
     
  • Providence Title - San Antonio, TX
    Title Industry Professional of the Year - Denise M. Smith
     
  • RisherMartin Fine Homes - Austin, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Architectural Design under $600K for Parkside Modern - Austin, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Interior Design under $600K for Parkside Modern - Austin, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Kitchen  under $600K for Parkside Modern - Austin, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Outdoor Living Space under $700K for Parkside Modern - Austin, TX
     
  • Royal Homes - Conroe, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Specialty Room under $500K for Elegant Butler's Pantry - Willis, TX
     
  • Scott Felder Homes LLC - Austin, TX
    Mid Volume Builder of the Year - Grand Award
    Construction Manager of the Year - Oscar Hernandez
    Volume Builder - Best Billboard for Hot Air Balloon
    Volume Builder - Best Email Message for Havenwood Outdoor Living
    Volume Builder - Best Online Advertisement for Rough Hollow Lifestyle
    Volume Builder - Best Television Commercial for Breaking the Mold
    Volume Builder - Best Interior Merchandising $400K - $599K for Rough Hollow-Overlook-Lakeway, TX
    Volume Builder - Best Interior Merchandising  over $900K for Villas at Davenport - Austin, TX
     
  • Solace Creek Custom Homes, LLC - Shavano Park, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Website for www.SolaceCreekCustomHomes.com
     
  • Southland Homes of Texas, LLC - Houston, TX
    Remodeler - Best Kitchen Renovation 50K - $69K for 1005 Oxford Street - Houston, TX
     
  • The Howard Hughes Corporation - Bridgeland LP - Cypress, TX
    Developer - Best Billboard for April Home and Nature Tour
    Developer - Best Online Advertisement for April Home and Nature Tour
    Developer - Best Print Ad for Partners In Nature
    Developer - Best Radio Commercial for Power to the People
    Developer - Best Television Commercial for Bridgeland Palooza
     
  • The NRP Group - San Antonio, TX
    Developer-Best Overall Community up to 20 Acres for The Landings at Brooks-City Base-San Antonio, TX
     
  • Tier1 Group, LLC - Leander, TX
    Remodeler - Best Bathroom Renovation under $30K for Crest Ridge Bathroom - Austin, TX
    Remodeler - Best Kitchen Renovation under $25K for Pannell Kitchen - Austin, TX
    Remodeler - Best Whole House Renovation under $300K for Sandia Loop Home - Austin, TX
     
  • Toll Brothers Inc - Dallas/Fort Worth, TX
    High Volume Builder of the Year - Grand Award
    Volume Builder - Best Website for www.TollBrothers.com
     
  • USI Remodeling - Grand Prairie, TX
    Remodeler - Best Specialty Room under $50K for CCR - Hamilton, TX
     
  • Zbranek & Holt Custom Homes LTD - Austin, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Sales Brochure for Company Brochure
    Custom Builder - Best Interior Design $1M - $1.99M for Austin Hill Country Contemporary
    Custom Builder-Best Kitchen $2M-$3M for Horseshoe Bay Mediterranean Lake House - Horseshoe Bay, TX
    Custom Builder - Best Master Bedroom $2M - $3M for Horseshoe Bay Mediterranean Lake Home

 

The 2013 Star Awards Winners

Thank you to all the 2013 Star Awards entrants and finalists - and congratulations to our winners.  An impressive number of entries were submitted this year, reflective of the quality and scope of the home building industry statewide. Winners were announced during the Sunbelt Builders Show™ on Tuesday, June 25 at the JW Marriott® San Antonio Hill Country Resort. 

The Texas Association of Builders holds the annual competition to showcase the outstanding work of builders, remodelers, architects, designers, and sales, marketing, and construction professionals in Texas and the Southwest. Entries were judged by a distinguished panel of industry experts from across the nation during an intense two-day judging period. Winners are featured in the July/August issue of Texas Builder Magazine.

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Thank you for your spectacular entries and the quality of your work!

2013 Star Awards Sponsors:

   Aliana   Environments for Living  Envoy Mortgage National Builder Division Morrison Supply Company  Natural Gas Utilities of TexasStrucSure Home WarrantyTexas Home Builders Safety Group