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Awards / Publications

Nominations

08.25.08

Windstar Homes is proud to announce their nomination for the 2008 NAHB Custom Home Builder of the Year Award.

08.17.07

Windstar Homes is proud to announce their nomination for the 2007 NAHB Custom Home Builder of the Year Award.

Awards

Windstar Homes has been the proud recipient of many awards by our peers. Here is a list of the outstanding quality for which Windstar has been recognized.

NAHB & SMC - “The Nationals”

Best New Home Design
"On the Boards" - 2010

Best Custom Home - 2010
Best Custom Home - 2009

“The Nationals”, sponsored by the National Sales & Marketing Council and the National Association of Home Builders, are the most prestigious awards of their kind, setting the benchmark for innovations in new home design, marketing and sales. The Nationals awards program honors the nation’s best in residential design, interior merchandising, marketing, advertising, and new home sales achievements.

AIBD® American Institute of Building Design

American Residential Design Award - ARDA™ Winner:

Best Custom Home -
2010 (6000 sq ft plus)

Best Design Concept -
2010 (4000-6000 sq ft)

Best Design Concept -
2010 (2500-4000 sq ft)

The American Residential Design Awards (ARDA™), is an annual design competition put on by the American Institute of Building Design, which has been in existence for 60 years. These awards honor the nation’s best in residential building design.

Southeast Building Conference - Aurora Awards

Best House – 2009
Best House – 2009
Best Kitchen – 2009
Best Interior Detailing – 2009
Best Kitchen – 2009
Best Pool &
Landscaping – 2009

Best House - 2008
Best House - 2008
Best Pool &
Landscaping - 2008

Best House - 2007
Best Master Bath - 2007
Best Pool &
Landscaping - 2007

Best House - 2007
Best House - 2006
Best Kitchen - 2005
Best House - 2005
Best Master Bath - 2004
Best Kitchen - 2004

Southeast Building Conference - Grand Aurora Awards

Best Pool &
Landscaping - 2007

Best Kitchen - 2005

The AURORA Awards are presented each year to builders, developers, architects, planners, interior merchandisers and landscape architects actively involved in projects in a 12-state southeastern region who have demonstrated building and design excellence.

The AURORA Awards program is affiliated with the Florida Home Builders Association (FHBA), the Southeast Building Conference (SEBC) and the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB).

Residential Design & Build Magazine

Design Excellence Award - 2010

Residential Design & Build Magazine's "Design Excellence Awards" is an annual awards program that recognizes excellence in residential new home design. Winners are part of an elite class of architects, designers and builders located around the United States.

Award of Excellence - 2006

This award is given only to ten builders across the United States annually for Best Business Practices and Designs in the Custom Homebuilding Industry.

Tampa Bay Builders Association Parade of Homes - Grand Award

Best House - 2008

Florida Concrete & Products Association

2008 Best Home on The Block Award

Publications

Windstar Homes has been featured in a multitude of local and national publications. Here is a sample of some of the articles written.

Some articles are available in PDF format and will require the most recent version of Adobe Acrobat.

Tampa Bay Magazine
July/August 2010
Download PDF [1.5MB]

Design Across the Bay
Winter 2010
(Featured on Cover)
Download PDF [2.6MB]

Tampa Bay Magazine
September/October 2009
Download PDF [428KB]

Florida Homebuilder Magazine
January/February 2009
(Featured on cover)
Download PDF [252KB]

Tampa Bay Magazine
January/February 2009
Download PDF [1.3MB]

Miami Home & Décor
Summer 2008
(Featured on Cover)
Download PDF [976KB]

Tampa Bay Magazine
July/August 2008
Download PDF [1.2MB]

Tampa Bay Magazine
January/February 2008
Download PDF [600KB]

Florida Home Builder
January/February 2007
(Featured on Cover)
Download PDF [2.3MB]

Tampa Bay Homebuyer
April 2006
(Featured on Cover)
Download PDF [2.3MB]

Tampa Bay Magazine
Nov./Dec. 2005
(Also on Cover)
Download PDF [2.7MB]

Tampa Bay Magazine
January/February 2004
Download PDF [2.5MB]

Tampa Bay Magazine
July/August 2003
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