Merit Awards

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    KTGY Architecture + Planning Honored with 3 Gold Nugget Grand Awards + 8 Merit Awards see more

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:


    Contact:     Anne Monaghan       
                        Monaghan Communications
                         830.997.0963


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    Gold Nugget Awards recognize those who improve communities through exceptional concepts in design, planning and development

    IRVINE, Calif. – International award-winning firm KTGY Architecture + Planning is pleased to announce that KTGY’s designs and planning were recognized at the 2017 Gold Nugget Awards ceremony for the firm’s work on nine different developments. The awards honor the firm's wide range of capabilities, excellence and innovation in addressing complex design/build issues in attached, detached, sustainable communities, mixed-use, transit-oriented developments and senior housing.


    KTGY earned top honors in the prestigious Gold Nugget Awards design and planning competition for site planning and architecture for attached, detached and an innovative net-zero energy concept home that was on display at 2016 Greenbuild Conference in Los Angeles. KTGY’s awards totaled three Grand Gold Nugget Awards and eight Merit honors in the annual Gold Nugget competition.

     

    KTGY’s Grand Award winners are as follows:          


    Best Multifamily Housing Community - 18-30 du/acre 
    Cleo at Playa Vista in Playa Vista, Calif. 
    Builder & Developer: Brookfield Residential 

    Designed by KTGY Architecture + Planning

     

    Best Age Qualified Senior Living Community - For Sale/Rent 
    Regency at Summerlin in Las Vegas, Nev. 
    Builder & Developer: Toll Brothers, Inc. 

    Designed by KTGY Architecture + Planning

     

    Best Residential Housing Community of the Year - Masterplan
    Wallis Ranch in Dublin, Calif. 
    Developer: Trumark Communities 
    Builders: D.R. Horton, Emerald Homes, KB Home, Pulte Homes, 
    Taylor Morrison, Trumark Homes, Warmington Residential 
    Architects include both KTGY Architecture + Planning and Dahlin Group

     

    The following residential communities earned a Merit Award:

    Best Multifamily Housing Community - 18-30 du/acre 
    777 Hamilton in Menlo Park, Calif. 
    Developer: Greenheart Land Company 
    Builder: W.L. Butler Construction, Inc. 
    Designed by KTGY Architecture + Planning

     

    Best On the Boards Multifamily Community 
    Fourth Street East in Oakland, Calif.
    Developer: Carmel Partners 
    Builder: CP Construction West, Inc. 
    Designed by KTGY Architecture + Planning

     

    Best Single Family Detached Home — 2,000 to 2499 sq. ft. 
    Regency at Summerlin, Wakefield Plan, in Las Vegas, Nev.
    Builder & Developer: Toll Brothers, Inc. 
    Designed by KTGY Architecture + Planning

     

    Best Senior Housing Community - On the Boards 
    The Crossings Assisted Living and Memory Care facility in Las Vegas, NV 
    Developer: The CALIDA Group 
    Designed by KTGY Architecture + Planning

     

    Best Residential Housing Community of the Year - Best Community Site Plan
    Wallis Ranch in Dublin, Calif. 
    Developer: Trumark Communities 
    Builders: D.R. Horton, Emerald Homes, KB Home, Pulte Homes, 
    Taylor Morrison, Trumark Homes, Warmington Residential 
    Architects include both KTGY Architecture + Planning and Dahlin Group


    Best On the Boards Site Plan 
    777 Middlefield in Mountain View, Calif.

    Developer: Fortbay LLC 
    Designed by KTGY Architecture + Planning

     

    Best Affordable Housing Community — 30 to 60 du/acre
    Heritage Square Senior Apartments in Pasadena, Calif.
    Developer: BRIDGE Housing Corporation 
    Builder: Dreyfuss Construction 

    KTGY Architecture + Planning is the Executive Architect. Steinberg Architects is the design architect.

    Best Zero Net Energy Home Design 
    KB Home ProjeKt Concept Home in Los Angeles, Calif. 
    Builder & Developer: KB Home 
    Designed by KTGY Architecture + Planning

     

    The oldest and largest program of its kind—now in its 54th year—the Gold Nugget Awards program recognizes those who improve our communities through exceptional concepts in design, planning and development. The competition is open to builders, developers, architects and land planners with projects in the United States and all international countries. Sponsored by BUILDER magazine, the Gold Nugget Awards program is the premier event of the annual PCBC, the nation's largest homebuilding tradeshow representing the west coast region. Grand Award winners emerged from the Award of Merit circle, and all were celebrated at the PCBC Closing Ceremonies & Gold Nugget Awards Presentation on Thursday, June 29, 2017, at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego. For information about Gold Nugget Awards, see: www.goldnuggetawards.com.

     

    About KTGY Architecture + Planning


    Celebrating 25 years, KTGY Architecture + Planning is an international award-winning full-service architecture and planning firm delivering innovation, artistry and attention to detail across multiple offices and studios, ensuring that clients and communities get the best the firm has to offer no matter the building type or location. KTGY’s architects and planners combine big picture opportunities, leading-edge sustainable practices and impeccable design standards to help create developments of enduring value. KTGY serves clients worldwide from offices located in Chicago, Denver, Irvine, Los Angeles, Oakland, Pune and Tysons. Call 888.456.KTGY or visit www.ktgy.com.