The Ontario Home Builders’ Association (OHBA) announced finalists from across Canada for its annual Awards of Distinction on August 14. The list of finalists is now available on the OHBA website. Entries were divided into 42 categories in areas of design, building, professional renovation, and sales and marketing, and judged on excellence in projects across Ontario.
The panel of judges is made up of industry professionals from across the country.
“The OHBA Awards of Distinction celebrates innovation and excellence in homebuilding, professional renovation, and sales and marketing in communities across the province,” said OHBA president Rick Martins who added, “The quality of entries this year was stellar, and I congratulate all of the 2019 AoD finalists.”
Up for Project of the Year in the low-rise category are Acorn Developments for Limerick Point, Great Gulf for Whitby Meadows, and Treasure Hill Home Corp. For Charbonnel. In the high-rise category are Collecdev for Tretti Condos in Toronto, Devron Developments for The Winslow, and Tridel for Aqualuna.
Awards will be handed out September 24 at the OHBA annual conference at the Blue Mountain Village and Conference Centre in Collingwood. OHBA’s 2019 Home Builder of the Year will be awarded at the same event, to a company that exemplifies outstanding professionalism and integrity in business, industry, and community.
Finalists for the Builder of the Year are Great Gulf, Minto Communities, and Tridel. Finalists for Renovator of the Year are Amstead Design-Build, Lagois Design Build Renovate, and OakWood.
The public can vote for the annual People’s Choice Awards from now until August 23.
Since 1991, OHBA’s Awards of Distinction have celebrated excellence in building through creativity, talent, and innovation of the industry’s companies. OHBA is the voice of the residential construction industry in Ontario, representing 4,000 member companies organized into 29 local associations across the province.