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GVHBA Ovation Awards 2013: Recognizing Excellence in Renovation, New-Home Construction and Design in Metro Vancouver

Metro Vancouver is home to some of the best builders, renovators and designers in Canada so the Greater Vancouver Home Builders’ Association (GVHBA) created the Ovation Awards to recognize these influential companies. 

Now in its fourth year, the GVHBA Ovation Awards continue to grow and capture the attention of industry and the public. GVHBA is excited to announce the finalists of the 2013 Ovation Awards.  The winners will be revealed at the Awards Gala on Saturday, April 20.  You can purchase your Gala tickets today by clicking here -- early-bird pricing is until March 17!

 

VOTE FOR THE GVHBA PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD: 
(Voting deadline is midnight on Sunday, April 7!)

  1. Are you on Facebook? To vote for your favourite project, click here to go to our Facebook page and "like" the projects/photos you want to see win (www.facebook.com/GVHBA).  You can vote for more than one project!
     
  2. Don't have Facebook?  Want to win a fantastic   Click here to visit the online contest page.  Voting is limited to five times a day so vote often to help your favourite project win!  And, just for voting, you will be entered into a draw to win a natural gas BBQ (the Lux 550 Cart Model), sponsored by FortisBC and Black Press.  A perfect way for you and your family to get ready for BBQ season!
     

THE 2013 OVATION AWARD FINALISTS

Best Kitchen Renovation: Under $50,000
•  Intermind Design Inc. (New Westminster), Simplicity 2569
•  Level One Construction Ltd. (Vancouver), Mirrored Cuisine
•  Shakespeare Homes and Renovations Inc. (North Vancouver), Ross Kitchen
            o Associate: Sensitive Design (West Vancouver)

Best Kitchen Renovation: $50,000 - $99,999
•   Level One Construction Ltd. (Vancouver), From Take-out to Home Cooking
•   My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Cypress Cityscape
•   My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Modern Metamorphosis
            o  Associate: Sarah Gallop Design Inc. (Delta)

Best Kitchen Renovation: $100,000 and over
•    Lonetree Enterprises Ltd. (Vancouver), Collins
•    My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Vintner's Dream
            o   Associate: Connected Spaces (Vancouver)
•    TQ Construction Ltd. (Burnaby), Yale Kitchen

Best Kitchen and Greatroom Renovation
•    G. Wilson Construction Co. Ltd. (Vancouver), BeachRES
•    My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Coastal Revival
•    My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey),  Lofty View

Best Bathroom Renovation: Under $35,000
•    Green City Builders Inc. (Vancouver), Blend and Flow
•    Sarah Gallop Design Inc. (Delta), Relaxing Retreat
•    TQ Construction Ltd. (Burnaby),  Townhouse Ensuite

Best Bathroom Renovation: $35,000 and over
•     Kenorah Construction & Design Ltd. (Delta), Craftsman with a Dash of Contemporary
•     Kenorah Construction & Design Ltd. (Delta), Path of Pebbles
•     Sensitive Design (West Vancouver), MacBeth

Best Renovated Room
•      Klondike Contracting Corporation (Vancouver), An Asymmetric Overhaul
               o  Associate: Architrix Design Studio Inc. (Vancouver)
•      My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Brookside
               o  Associate: Sarah Gallop Design Inc. (Delta)
•      My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Vintner's Dream
               o  Associate: Connected Spaces (Vancouver)
 
Best Addition/Conversion Renovation

•      Best Builders Ltd. (Delta), Eagleridge
•      Kenorah Construction & Design Ltd. (Delta), Classic Heritage Revised
•      My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Lofty View

Best Accessible Renovation
•      Intermind Design Inc. (New Westminster), My Intentions
•      Vancouver General Contractors Inc. (Vancouver), East 18

Best Heritage Renovation
•      Best Builders Ltd. (Delta), Arthur Drive
•      Harald Koehn Construction Ltd. (Vancouver), Timeless Comfort 
            o     Associate: Richard Kadulski Architect  (Vancouver)
•      JDL Homes Inc. (Vancouver), West 2nd
            o     Associate: Modern Classic Building Solutions Inc. (Vancouver)

Best Exterior Renovation
•      Green City Builders Inc. (Vancouver), The 'Updo' House
•      JDL Homes Inc. (Vancouver), West 2nd
            o     Associate: Modern Classic Building Solutions Inc. (Vancouver)
•      My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Lofty View

Best Condominium Renovation
•      G. Wilson Construction Co. Ltd. (Vancouver), BeachRES
•      Intermind Design Inc. (New Westminster), Modena Qube
•      My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Cypress Cityscape

Best Renovation: Under $250,000
•      Intermind Design Inc. (New Westminster), Konstant
             o     Associate: USAR Contracting and Design Inc. (Surrey)
•      Mountainside Renovations (Abbotsford), Indoor and Outdoor Transformation
•      Shakespeare Homes and Renovations Inc. (North Vancouver), Forrest
             o     Associate: Sensitive Design (West Vancouver)

Best Renovation: $250,000 - $499,999
•      Klondike Contracting Corporation (Vancouver), An Asymmetric Overhaul
              o     Associate: Architrix Design Studio Inc. (Vancouver)
•      Mountainside Renovations (Abbotsford), Cedar Avenue
•      My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Coastal Revival

Best Renovation: $500,000 - $799,999
•      Kenorah Construction & Design Ltd. (Delta), 50’s Classic West Coast Modern
•      My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Lofty View
•      My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Vintner's Dream
               o     Associate: Connected Spaces (Vancouver)

Best Renovation: $800,000 and over
•      Cirrus Homes (North Vancouver), Montroyal Post and Beam
•      G. Wilson Construction Co. Ltd. (Vancouver), BeachRES
•      G. Wilson Construction Co. Ltd. (Vancouver), W14RES

Best Custom Home: $500,000 - $999,999
•      Best Builders Ltd. (Delta), Butterfly House
•      Econ Group Construction and Development Ltd. (North Vancouver), The Inter-Generational Family Home
•      Projekt Homes Ltd. (Maple Ridge), Projekt Keil

Best Custom Home: $1 million - $2 million
•      Insightful Healthy Homes Inc. (Vancouver), Harmony House
•      Tavan Developments Ltd. (Vancouver), Classic Beauty
•      Tavan Developments Ltd. (Vancouver), Riverside Elegance

Best Custom Home: Over $2 million
•      Best Builders Ltd. (Delta), Sentinel
•      Falcon Homes   Ltd. (Port Coquitlam), Butterfly House
•      VictorEric Premium Homes (Vancouver), Chen Residence

Best Single-Family Detached Home: Less than 2,000 s.f.
•    
  Portrait Homes Ltd. (Richmond), Hampstead

Best Single-Family Detached Home: 2,000 - 2,999 s.f.
•      Portrait Homes (Richmond), Hampstead
•      Vesta Properties Ltd. (Langley), Milner Heights Seasons Phase2 Lot149 Carlyle Plan
•      Vesta Properties Ltd. (Langley), Vantage Single Family Home Lot72 Plan1

Best Townhouse/Rowhome Development: Less than 2,000 s.f.
•      K.A.O. Construction Design Studio Inc. (Vancouver), The Fraternal Courtyard Duplex
•      ParkLane Homes Ltd. (Vancouver), Flatiron at Bedford Landing
•      Royale Properties Ltd. (Surrey), Nature's Walk

Best Townhouse/Rowhome Development: 2,000 s.f. and over
•      Bluetree Homes Ltd. (Vancouver), Bluetree Homes at Kanaka Creek

Best Multi-Family Lowrise Development
•      ParkLane Homes Ltd. (Vancouver), The Village at Bedford Landing
•      Porte Development Corp. (Vancouver), Origin
•      Tien Sher Group of Companies (Richmond), Quattro3

Best Multi-Family Highrise Development
•      Concert Properties Ltd. (Vancouver), Patina

Best New Kitchen: Under $100,000
•      Best Builders Ltd. (Delta), Sentinel
•      My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Modern Tranquility
•      Usar Contracting and Design Inc. (Surrey), Olam
            o      Associate: Intermind Design Inc.
 
Best New Kitchen: $100,000 and over
•       Falcon Homes Ltd. (Port Coquitlam), Butterfly House
•       Tavan Developments Ltd. (Vancouver), Riverside Elegance
•       Tavan Developments Ltd. (Vancouver), Southlands Gem

Best Outdoor Living Space: New or Renovated
•       Best Builders Ltd. (Delta), Sentinel
•       My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Vintner's Dream
                o      Associate: Connected Spaces (Vancouver)
•       reVISION Custom Home Renovations Inc. (Vancouver), Ribs and Relaxation

Best Special Feature: New or Renovated
•       Falcon Homes Ltd. (Port Coquitlam), Butterfly House
•       G. Wilson Construction Co. Ltd. (Vancouver), BeachRES
•       Tavan Developments Ltd. (Vancouver), Shaughnessey Charm

Best Interior Design Custom Residence: New or Renovated
•       Falcon Homes   Ltd. (Port Coquitlam), Butterfly House
•       My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey), Vintner's Dream
•       Tavan Developments Ltd. (Vancouver), Shaughnessey Charm

Best Interior Design Display Suite: Single-Family or Multi-Family
•       Bluetree Homes Ltd. (Vancouver), Bluetree Homes at Kanaka Creek
•       Concert Properties Ltd. (Vancouver), Patina
•       Royale Properties Ltd. (Surrey), Nature's Walk - Light Palette
                o      Associate: Fifth Avenue Real Estate Marketing

Best Marketing Innovation
•       Portrait Homes (Richmond), Hampstead
 
Best Marketing Campaign
•     Bluetree Homes Ltd. (Vancouver), Bluetree Homes - Your Friendly Neighbourhood Builder
•     Concert Properties Ltd. (Vancouver), Patina
•     ParkLane Homes Ltd. (Vancouver), River District Vancouver
              o   Associate: Braun/Allison Inc.

FortisBC Award for Excellence in Energy Efficiency in New Construction: Single-Family Home
•     Insightful Healthy Homes Inc. (Vancouver), Harmony House
•     Insightful Healthy Homes Inc. (Vancouver), Vancouver Net Zero Energy Ready Home

FortisBC Award for Excellence in Energy Efficiency in New Construction: Multi-Family Home
•     Porte Development Corp. (Vancouver), Origin
 

GRAND OVATION AWARDS

RenoMark Renovator of the Year – Small Volume
•     Cirrus Homes (North Vancouver)
•     Intermind Design Inc. (New Westminster)
•     Shakespeare Homes and Renovations Inc. (North Vancouver)

 
RenoMark Renovator of the Year – Large Volume
•    Kenorah Construction & Design Ltd. (Delta)
•    My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey)
•    TQ Construction Ltd. (Burnaby)

Custom Builder of the Year
•    Best Builders Ltd. (Delta)
•    My House Design/Build Team Ltd. (Surrey)
•    Tavan Developments Ltd. (Vancouver)

Single-Family Builder of the Year
•    Portrait Homes (Richmond)
•    Vesta Properties Ltd. (Langley)

Multi-Family Builder of the Year
•    Concert Properties Ltd. (Vancouver)
•    ParkLane Homes Ltd. (Vancouver)
•    Royale Properties Ltd. (Surrey)

 

SPONSORS

GVHBA acknowledges the supportive sponsors of the Ovation Awards:

GVHBA would also to make a special acknowledgement of our media partners:


Want to know how you can become an Ovation Awards Sponsor?
GVHBA offers a unique opportunity for members to be part of an industry initiative that recognizes the best builders, renovators and designers in our region.  Click here to view sponsorship information -- fantastic opportunties for your company to be part of the Ovation Awards. 

 

 

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View the names of the winners from the 2012 Ovation Awards, presented by FortisBC, by clicking here.