UDI Okanagan Launches Award Programs for UBC and OC Students

As part of UDI’s ongoing commitment to our community and education of our industry, we have launched an Annual Awards Program at both the University of British Columbia’s Okanagan campus and Okanagan College. These awards will support students in various programs that are relevant to the real estate development industry.

2016 UDI Okanagan Award Winner

UDI Okanagan Board Director, Kevin Johnson, presenting the Urban Development Institute Okanagan Engineering Award to recipient Nicole Alexander, from Okanagan College.

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2015 UDI Okanagan Award Winner

UDI Okanagan President, Andrew Gaucher, presenting the first Urban Development Institute Okanagan Trades Award to recipient Chris Hay, from Okanagan College.

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Congratulations to the Following UDI Okanagan Members

2016 UDI Awards for Excellence

Best of the Okanagan
City of Kelowna | Queensway Transit Exchange

2016 Gold Tommie Award Winners

Excellence in Outdoor Living Space
Edgecombe Enterprises Inc. | Wilden Project

FortisBC Award for Building Energy Efficiency
Wilden/Blenk Development Corp. | Wilden Living Lab

Excellence in Single Family Detached Home $1M – $1.5M
Wesbild Homes powered by Rykon | Zien Residence

Grand Tommie – Multi-Family Builder of the Year
Pentar Homes Ltd.

Grand Tommie – Single Family Home Builder of the Year Large Volume (11 Homes or More)
Edgecombe Enterprises Inc.

2015 Gold Tommie Award Winners

Excellence in Single Family Detached Home $350,000 – $500,000
Destination Homes | Lakestone Residence

Excellence in Single Family Detached Home $3,000,000 – $5,000,000
Kitsch Construction Corporation | Granite Chateau Estate

Excellence in Semi-Detached or Town-Home Development
Mission Group | Brighton

Excellence in Creating a Low-Rise Multi-Family Development
Mission Group | U-One

Excellence in Kitchen Design (New Home) $150,000 & over
Kitsch Construction Corporation | Granite Chateau Estate

Excellence in Marketing
McKinley Beach | McKinley Beach

Excellence in Show Home $500,000 & under
Predator Ridge | Gateway Show Home

Best Environmental Initiative in Construction (Residential or Commercial)
Edgecombe Builders | Gregory Road Residence

Best Mixed Use (Residential or Commercial)
Edgecombe Builders | Sole on St. Paul

Single Family Home Builder of the Year Large Volume (11 Homes or More)
Predator Ridge | Wesbild Homes Powered by Rykon

2014 Gold Tommie Award Winners

Excellence in Outdoor Living Space
Edgecombe Builders | Lakefront Home

Excellence in Marketing
Troika Group | West Harbour, Green Square, and The Gate

Excellence in Show Home $500,000 & Under
Everton Ridge Homes | Silverstar

Best Outside of the Box
Renaissance-GHM Architects Inc. | Mar Jok Elementary School

GRAND TOMMIE AWARDS

Multi-Family Builder of the Year
Mission Group

Single Family Home Builder of the Year Large Volume
Troika Group

2014 UDI Awards for Excellence

Best of the Okanagan
Troika Developments | West Harbour Resort

2013 Canada’s Best Managed Companies Winners

Westcorp

2013 Gold Tommie Award Winners

Excellence in Master Suite Single Family Dwelling | $750K – $1M
Edgecombe Builders | Tuscan Twist   

Excellence in Customer Service | Builder
Troika Group 

Excellence in Showhome
Edgecombe Builders | Tuscan Twist             

Best Mixed Use
Argus Properties | Four Points by Sheraton Kelowna

Best Commercial/Retail
CEI Architecture | Black Hills Wine Experience Centre

GRAND TOMMIE AWARDS

Multi-Family Builder of the Year
Troika Group              

Single Family Home Builder of the Year | Large Volume
Troika Group               

Community of the Year
Troika Group

Built Green OK Builder/Renovator of the Year
Built-Rite Homes | Clean Home Living

Excellence in Public/Private Partnership
Thompson Rivers University, School of Trades | Dream Home
Canadian Home Builders’ Association, Central Okanagan

Excellence in Single Family Dwelling | Under $350K 
Shorestone Homes | Berisoff Lot 39

Excellence in Single Family Dwelling | $350K – $500K
Valux Homes | Sherwood House
Newell Design Studio
Innovative Creations

Excellence in Single Family Dwelling | $500K – $750K
Bortoluzzi/Frasson | Bortoluzzi/Frasson House

Excellence in Single Family Dwelling | $750K – $1M
Candel Custom Homes | Therrien Residence
Gienow Windows & Doors
Loney Plumbing Inc.
End Of The Roll – Vernon

Excellence in Single Family Dwelling | $1M – $1.5M
Richbuilt Homes | Brynmawr

Excellence in Single Family Dwelling | $1.5M – $2M
Frame Custom Homes | Maxwell Residence
Grand Openings Windows & Doors
Okanagan Hardwood Flooring Co.
Talon Fabricators Ltd.

Excellence in Semi-Detached or Townhome Development
Michael Daley Contracting | 433 Churchill

Excellence in Low-Rise Multi Family Development
Mission Meadows Development Corp. | Mission Meadows at Casorso

Excellence in Residential Renovation | Under $75K
Del Sol Developments | Cocar Kitchen Renovation
Kati Knorr with Westwood Fine Cabinetry

Excellence in Residential Renovation | $75K – $150K
Novarae Interiors | Mazur Residence
Kekuli Bay Cabinetry
Valleywide Contracting

Excellence in Residential Renovation | Over $300K
Gord Turner Renovations | Log House Update
Habitat Interiors
Grand Openings Windows & Doors
Baxter Design

Excellence in Kitchen Design Single Family Dwelling | Under $350K
Shorestone Homes | Madison Lot 17
Studio 5

Excellence in Kitchen Design Single Family Dwelling | $350K – $500K
Valux Homes | The Mosaic
Kati Knorr with Westwood Fine Cabinetry
Innovative Creations

Excellence in Kitchen Design Single Family Dwelling | $500K – $750K
Built-Rite Homes | Clean Living Kitchen
Kati Knorr with Westwood Fine Cabinetry
Pure Granite Rocks

Excellence in Kitchen Design Single Family Dwelling | $750K – $1M
Hansum Homes & Developments | The Elliotts Beach House
Norelco Cabinets
Jade Electric Ltd.
Pine Lighting

Excellence in Kitchen Design Single Family Dwelling | $1.5M – $2M
Cucina Del Re Cabinetry | Lakeshore Getaway
Ginette Interiors
Creative Designs

Excellence in Kitchen Design Single Family Dwelling | $2M – $3M
Cucina Del Re Cabinetry | Kelowna Private Residence
Cucina Del Re Cabinetry with Designer Lisa Flek

Excellence in Master Suite Single Family Dwelling | Under $350K
Shorestone Homes | Berisoff Lot 39
Studio 5
Bridgeport Flooring

Excellence in Master Suite Single Family Dwelling | $350K – $500K
Valux Homes | Sherwood House
Newell Design Studio
Innovative Creations

Excellence in Master Suite Single Family Dwelling | $500K – $750K
Valux Homes | Walden Haus
Kati Knorr with Westwood Fine Cabinetry
Innovative Creations

Excellence in Master Suite Single Family Dwelling | $750K – $1M
Edgecombe Builders | Tuscan Twist
Mullins Drafting & Design Inc.
Cucina Del Re Cabinetry

Excellence in Master Suite Single Family Dwelling | $1.5M – $2M
Frame Custom Homes | Maxwell Residence
Cucina Del Re Cabinetry
Loney Plumbing Inc.
Small’s Tile & Stone Ltd.

Excellence in Creating Interior Feature/Innovation
Kekuli Bay Cabinetry with Designer Ron Syrnyk
Timberhaven Homes

Excellence in Outdoor Living | New or Renovation
Hampton Pools & Landscape | Bali Oasis

Excellence in Marketing
Shorestone Homes

Excellence in Customer Service | Builder
Troika Group
Corwest Builders
West Harbour

Excellence in Customer Service | Non-Builder
Gienow Windows & Doors By Ply Gem

Excellence in Salesperson or Team in New Home Construction
Shorestone Homes | Scott Aaltonen

Excellence in Showhome
Edgecombe Builders | Tuscan Twist
Mullins Drafting & Design Inc.
Cucina Del Re Cabinetry with Designer Lisa Flek

FortisBC Award for Building Energy Efficiency
Ritchie Custom Homes | PIB Eco Sage Housing Project
Allen + Maurer Architects
Penticton Indian Band
FortisBC

Best Mixed Use
          Argus Properties | Four Points by Sheraton Kelowna

Best Commercial/Retail
CEI Architecture | Black Hills Wine Experience Centre

Best Urban Infill | Residential
Hansum Homes & Developments | The Elliotts Beach House
Hybrid Elevator Inc.
Shane Baxter Designs Inc.
Leapfrog Pools

Best Urban Infill | Commercial
Doering Building Group

Best Outside of the Box
University of British Columbia, Okanagan | Reichwald Health Sciences Centre
General Contractor UBC Properties Trust
Stantec Consulting Ltd.
Outland Developments

 

GRAND TOMMIE AWARDS

Multi-Family Builder of the Year
Troika Group
Corwest Builders

Residential Renovator of the Year
Novarae Interiors
Valleywide Contracting

Single Family Home Builder of the Year | Small Volume
Valux Homes

Single Family Home Builder of the Year | Large Volume
Troika Group
Corwest Builders

Community of the Year
Troika Group
West Harbour

Home of the Year
Richbuilt Homes | Brynmawr
Pacific TImber Frame

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