Inspire Excellence, Enter the Best in American Living™ Awards by Sept. 1

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Award-winning Best in American Living™ Awards (BALA) projects have defined design excellence for 36 consecutive years.

Top Reasons to Enter BALA:

With 60+ categories, from new construction, interior design, renovations and green building to affordable housing, there are plenty of categories to submit your work for the judges’ consideration. BALA is your best opportunity to showcase your work and shine.

BALA winners are featured throughout the...

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Nominate 2019 Designee and Educators of the Year

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It’s time to select NAHB’s annual Designee and Educator of the Year! These best-of-the-best candidates enthusiastically promote the value of NAHB education among clients, colleagues, builders’ associations, media, and the industry as a whole.

Designee of the Year awards are presented for the following categories:

  • Builder (Includes CGA, CGB and GMB)
  • Certified Aging in Place Specialist (CAPS)
  • Green (Includes CGP and Master...
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The NAHB 2020 Awards Season Is Underway

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Now’s the time to gather your photos and write your descriptions as several NAHB awards programs are now accepting entries.

The Best of 55+ Housing Awards celebrate the year’s best projects, programs, companies and individuals—focusing on contributions to innovative marketing, industry-leading design, and construction and community lifestyle features that appeal to all life stages. Entry Deadline: August 16, 2019.

NAHB's Associate Member Awards acknowledge individuals...

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IBS 2019 Awards Programs Will Celebrate the Industry’s Best

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Every year, several awards programs are held in conjunction with the NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS).

Best of IBS Awards
Thursday, | Time TBA
In the Best of IBS Awards, exhibiting companies compete for the title of the best products in their respective categories. Enjoy learning about the products and services while you walk the show floor.

Best in American Living™ Awards
Wednesday, February 20 | 6:30 – 9:00...

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Deadline 8/24: Enter the Industry’s Top Awards

Best in American Living Awards

Each year, several awards programs are held in conjunction with the NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) to celebrate outstanding home-building projects, designs and individual achievements.

The deadline to enter many of the top programs is is approaching on August 24. Here’s a brief description of the award programs.

The Best in American Living™ Awards (BALA) spotlight the most creative and talented building industry professionals who have exhibited design excellence in...

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Enter the Best in Green Awards

NAHB Best in Green Awards

The NAHB Sustainability and Green Building Subcommittee has opened the application and nomination process for the 2018 NAHB Best in Green (BIG) Awards and is offering great savings for early applicants.

The prestigious BIG awards recognize projects and individuals on the front lines of high-performance and sustainable home construction. The awards include 13 categories, such as single-family custom, multifamily affordable, multifamily market rate and remodeling. There is also a BIG Young...

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Young Professionals Awards

The NAHB Young Professionals Committee has opened the application and nomination process for five awards given annually to outstanding NAHB members under the age of 45 who have demonstrated rapid career advancement, engagement with industry peers and advocacy for the building community early in their careers.

The finalists and winners represent the future of the home building industry and will guide the profession and the NAHB in the decades ahead. By developing and recognizing future...

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NAHB Awards Season Underway

Ladies and gentlemen, download your photos and start your engines: Entries are now being accepted for three of NAHB’s top awards programs.

The Best of 55+ Housing Awards honor the people, companies, projects and programs that showcase the innovative marketing, industry-leading design and construction and the community lifestyle features that appeal to all life stages in the 55+ housing sector.

“The achievements of the industry have pressured everyone to raise their game, to the...

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