You Want Awards, We Have Them... Lots of Them!

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The Shea Difference - Recognized for Years

1996

  • Major Awards
    • National Housing Quality Gold Award - San Diego

1998

  • Division Level Awards
    • Gold Nugget Award - Best Single Family Detached Home 3100-3500 square feet - Riviera at Huntington Beach - Southern California

2000

  • Major Awards
    • National Housing Quality Gold Award - Phoenix
  • Division Level Awards
    • Gold Nugget Award - Best Condo or Attached Home 1200-1800 square feet - Sycamore Grove - Plan A - Southern California

2002

  • Major Awards
    • National Housing Quality Gold Award - Denver

2003

  • Division Level Awards
    • Gold Nugget Award - Best Attached Project - Atherton Glen, Ladera Ranch - Southern California

2004

  • Division Level Awards
    • Professional Builder Magazine - #2 Top Builder to Work For - Northern California

2005

  • Major Awards
    • America's Best Builder - National Association of Home Builders and Builder Magazine
    • 1st Place - J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction - Denver and LA/Ventura
    • 2nd Place - J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction - San Diego
    • 3rd Place - J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction - Northern California
  • Division Level Awards
    • OSHA Sharp Safety Award - Northern California
    • Award of Merit - Best Single Family Detached Home 2300 Sq. Ft. and over on a small Lot - Awarded by Pacific Coast Builder Conference - Iris at The Preserve - Plan 1-Southern California

2006

  • Major Awards
    • 1st Place - J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction - San Diego
    • 3rd Place - J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction - Denver, Orange County and LA/Ventura
    • National Housing Quality Gold Award - San Diego
  • Division Level Awards
    • OSHA Sharp Safety Award - Northern California
    • Laurel Award - Best Product Design from 3,600 - 4,299 sq. ft. - Destino at Vellano - Plan - Southern California
    • Laurel Award - Grand Award with an average sales price from $400,000 and above - Destino at Vellano - Southern California

2007

  • Major Awards
    • Builder of the Year - Professional Builder Magazine
    • 1st Place - J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction - Denver and San Diego
    • 2nd Place - J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction - Northern California, Phoenix
    • 3rd Place - J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction - Inland Empire and LA/Ventura
  • Division Level Awards
    • OSHA Sharp Safety Award - Northern California
    • Builder's Choice Award Winner - Grand Category: Townhouse project - Three-65 at Victoria Gardens - Southern California
    • Builder's Choice Award Winner - Grand Category: Townhouse unit, less than 2,000 square feet - Latitudes South at Vantis - Southern California
    • Grand Award for Master Planned Community of the Year - Gold Nugget Competition - Vantis - Southern California

2008

  • Major Awards
    • 1st Place - J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction - Denver, Phoenix, Northern California, and San Diego
    • 2nd Place - J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction - Inland Empire
  • Division Level Awards
    • San Diego's Best Builder - San Diego Union-Tribune
    • OSHA Sharp Safety Award - Northern California
    • Best New Multi-family Residential Development - Awarded by the City of Chino Planning Commission - Tetherwind at The Preserve, Chino - Southern California

2009

  • Major Awards
    • 1st Place - J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction - Denver, Phoenix, Northern California
    • 2nd Place - J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction - Southern California (Includes Orange County, LA/Ventura, San Diego and Inland Empire markets)
    • Layne Marceau, Division President Northern California, inducted into California Homebuilding Foundation (CHF) Hall of Fame
  • Division Level Awards
    • San Diego's Best Builder - San Diego Union-Tribune
    • OSHA Sharp Safety Award - Northern California
    • Bay Area Building Industry Association - Community of the Year - Arborelle - Northern California
    • Sacramento Building Industry Association - Co-Builder of the Year - Northern California

2010

  • Major Awards
    • 1st Place - J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction - Southern California (Includes Orange County, LA/Ventura, San Diego and Inland Empire markets), Phoenix, Northern California
    • Bert Selva, President and CEO, inducted into California Homebuilding Foundation (CHF) Hall of Fame
  • Division Level Awards
    • San Diego's Best Builder - San Diego Union-Tribune
    • Bay Area Building Industry Association - Builder of the Year - Northern California
    • Bay Area Building Industry Association - Visionary Award for Marketing - Northern California
    • OSHA Sharp Safety Award - Northern California

2011

  • Major Awards
    • J.D. Power Customer Service Champion
  • Division Level Awards
    • OSHA Sharp Safety Award - Northern California

2012

  • Major Awards
    • J.D. Power Customer Service Champion
  • Division Level Awards
    • Best Interior Design for Home Priced $400-$450K - Autumn Haven Model at Shadow Walk Collection at BackCountry - Colorado
    • Best Interior Design for Home Priced $450-$500K - Somerset Model at Shadow Walk Collection at BackCountry - Colorado
    • Homebuilders Association of Charlotte Parade of Homes: Gold Award in the $135K - $182K category for the Tensley model at Winding Walk - North Carolina
    • Homebuilders Association of Charlotte Parade of Homes: Gold & Silver awards in the $389K - $460K category for the Avalon and Silverado models at Hollister - North Carolina
    • Community of the Year Detached $500K and over - Veranda at Glenwood - Sales and Marketing Council - Southern California
    • Land Development Project of the Year for Blackstone Community - American Society of Civil Engineers - Southern California

2013

  • Major Awards
    • NAHB National Sales & Marketing Council: Silver Award for Design Studio at The Nationals - North Carolina
  • Division Level Awards
    • Grand Award - 29th Annual Major Achievements in Merchandising Excellence Awards from the Home Builders Association of Central Arizona - Arizona
    • Bay Area Building Industry Association: Best Brochure - Tralee - Northern California
    • Bay Area Building Industry Association: Best Online Campaign - Northern California
    • Homebuilders Association of Charlotte Parade of Homes: Gold Award in the $337K - $373K category for the Napa model at Castlebrooke Farms - North Carolina

2014

  • Major Awards
    • Hearthstone Builder Humanitarian Award - Bert Selva, President and CEO
  • Division Level Awards
    • Bay Area Building Industry Association: Best Architectural Design for a Multifamily Community - Landsdowne - Northern California
    • Bay Area Building Industry Association: Sales Tam of the Year - Tralee - Northern California
    • Bay Area Building Industry Association: Best Advertising Campaign - 'We Build' - Northern California
    • Homebuilders Association of Charlotte Parade of Homes: Silver Award in Category 1 for Tensley model at Miller's Grove - North Carolina
    • Building Industry Community Spirit Award - Southern California
    • Gold Nugget Award of Merit: Pathways of Hope III - Southern California
    • Gold Nugget 2014 Award of Merit: Sagewood at Pavilion Park - Plan 1 - Best Single Family Detached Homes - 2,500 to 2,999 Sq. Ft. - Southern California
    • Greater Sales and Marketing Council: SoCal Awards - Best Community Amenity - The Grove at Baker Ranch - Southern California
    • Greater Sales and Marketing Council: SoCal Awards - Best Social Media Campaign - Baker Ranch - Southern California
    • NAHB: Best of the Best - Best Signage - Sagewood - Southern California

2015

  • Major Awards
    • Howard Englander, Architectural Principal, inducted into California Homebuilding Foundation (CHF) Hall of Fame
  • Division Level Awards
    • Homebuilders Association of Metro Denver: Community of the Year - Stepping Stone - Colorado
    • Homebuilders Association of Metro Denver: Best Landscaping Design - Stepping Stone - Colorado
    • Homebuilders Association of Metro Denver: Best Community Amenity - The Lantern House - Stepping Stone - Colorado
    • Homebuilders Association of Metro Denver: Best Overall Ad Campaign - Stepping Stone - Colorado
    • Homebuilders Association of Metro Denver: Best Community Brochure - Stepping Stone - Colorado
    • Homebuilders Association of Metro Denver: Best Internet Marketing Program - Stepping Stone - Colorado
    • Homebuilders Association of Metro Denver: Best Signage - Stepping Stone - Colorado
    • Greater Houston Builder's Association Best PRISM Award: Best Kitchen for a Volume Builder - Sienna Plantation - Houston
    • Greater Houston Builder's Association Best PRISM Award: Best Model Home Park - The Woodlands: Canopy Green in Creekside Park - Houston
    • Homebuilders Association of Charlotte Parade of Homes: Gold Award in the $900K - $1 million category for the Providence model at Atherton - North Carolina
    • Homebuilders Association of Charlotte Parade of Homes: Silver Award in the $500K - 600K category for the Redwood model at Palisades - North Carolina
    • Houzz: 'Best of Houzz' for Design Award - North Carolina
    • Building Industry Association of San Diego: Community of the Year (Detached) - 1 Channel Island - San Diego
    • Building Industry Association of San Diego: Sales Team of the Year - 1 Channel Island - San Diego
    • Building Industry Association of San Diego: Best Architectural Design - Single Family Homes 2,500-4,000 square feet - 1 Channel Island Plan 3 - San Diego
    • Building Industry Association of San Diego: Best Interior Design - Multi Family Residence - Frame Plan 3 - San Diego
    • Building Industry Association of San Diego: Best Sales/Leasing Environment - 1 Channel Island - San Diego
    • Greater Sales and Marketing Council: SoCal Awards - Best Interior Merchandising of an Attached Home Priced Under $1 Million - Lucent Plan 2X - San Diego
    • Greater Sales and Marketing Council: SoCal Awards - Best Corporate Brand Campaign - 'Live the Difference' - Southern California
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