Residential construction is still behind last year’s pace, according to City of Red Deer building permit statistics. Red Deer Advocate file photo

Best in Central Alberta residential construction honoured

Building Industry and Land Development Association (BILD) handed out awards last Saturday

Red Deer, AB – May 27, 2019 – The Building Industry and Land Development Association has announced its Excellence in Housing award winners.

The awards recognize the best in the Central Alberta residential construction industry. The winners for the new home construction, renovation and design categories were selected by a panel of out-of-region industry professionals. The Renovator and Builder of the Year categories also included customer and trade partner surveys.

The awards were presented last Saturday at the Cambridge Red Deer Hotel and Conference Centre.

2019 BILD Central Alberta Awards of Excellence in Housing Winners

Awards Category: Best of the Year Awards

Builder of the Year (large volume, 25+ homes)

• Laebon Homes

Builder of the Year (small volume, <24 homes)

• Sorento Custom Homes

Renovator of the Year

• Abbey Platinum Master Built

Awards Category: Industry Icon Award

• Phil Neufeld

Awards Category: President’s Awards

Rookie of the Year

• Landon Resta, MNP LLP

Member of the Year

• Andrew Wiebe, Red Deer Carpet One Floor & Home

Gus Bakke Memorial Award

• Steve Bontje, Laebon Homes

Awards Category: Partner Choice Awards

Trade of the Year

• Elite Xteriors (small)

•Red Deer Carpet One Floor & Home (large)

Supplier of the Year

• General Appliances (small)

• Timber Wolf Truss (large)

Service Professional of the Year

• Compass Geomatics Ltd. (small)

• Rogers Insurance (large)

Awards Category: Safety Leadership Awards

• Bruin’s Plumbing & Heating Ltd. (general member)

• Laebon Homes (builder member)

Awards Category: Best New Home: Single Family Home with or without Garage:

Winner for Best New Home Up to $249,999 (SF1)

• Laebon Homes – Dawson

• True-Line Homes – Payette Cabin

Winner for Best New Home Between $250,000 – $279,999 (SF2)

• Falcon Homes – Pinkse Residence

Winner for Best New Home Between $280,000 – $319,999 (SF3)

• Laebon Homes – Coastal Two-Storey

Winner for Best New Home Between $320,000 – $374,999 (SF4)

• Laebon Homes – Lyneau

Winner for Best New Home Between $375,000 – $449,999 (SF5)

• Ridge Stone Homes – The Wolf Creek

Winner for Best New Home Between $450,000 –$524,999 (SF6)

• Colbray Homes – Buffalo Lake Retreat

Winner for Best New Home Between $525,000 – $599,999 (SF7)

• Sorento Custom Homes – Oxford

Winner for Best New Home Between $600, 000 – $674,999 (SF8)

• Asset Builders (2015) Corp – Bowsman

Winner for Best New Home Between $675,000 – $749,999 (SF9)

• Alair Homes – Hare Residence

Winner for Best New Home Between $750,000 – $849,999 (SF10)

• Colbray Homes – 140 Larratt Close

Winner for Best New Estate Home Between $850,000 – $999,999 (EH1)

• Sorento Custom Homes – Milton

Winner for Best New Estate Home over $1,000,000 (EH2)

• Sorento Custom Homes – Parkwood

Awards Category: Best New Home: Multi Family Townhouse/Duplex Style:

Winner for Best New Multi-Family Home – Town House/Duplex Style under $224,999 (MF3)

• Laebon Homes – Trinity

Winner for Best New Multi-Family Home – Town House/Duplex Style over $225,000 (MF4)

• Bedrock Homes – Tori Avery

Awards Category: Best Renovation Project

Winner for Best Renovation under $99,999 (RN1)

• Abbey Platinum Master Built – Baxter Reno

Winner for Best Renovation between $100,000 – $199,999 (RN2)

• Abbey Platinum Master Built – 29 Metcalf Ave

Winner for Best Renovation over $200,000 (RN3)

• Falcon Homes – Hilltop Renovation

Awards Category: Excellence in Interior Design

Winner for the Excellence in Interior Design (ID1)

• Colbray Homes w/ interior designer: Angela Orr Felts – 140 Larratt Close

BILD-Central Alberta is a not-for-profit organization with a regional membership of more than 150 companies, with a national body of more than 8,000 companies across Canada. Membership is comprised of new home builders, renovators, land developers, trades, suppliers, building material manufacturers and professional service companies involved in some aspect of home building.



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