Recognized for Best Architectural Design by the National Association of Home Builders

SAN DIEGO, CA, January 19, 2018 /24-7PressRelease/ — Pardee Homes took home the Gold Award for its Artesana neighborhood this week at the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) annual Nationals Awards Gala. The Nationals honor the best in the building industry for their determination, integrity, creativity and endurance. The Artesana community, located in Pacific Highlands Ranch, received a Gold Award for “Best Architectural Design of a Single Family Home from 4,000 to 5,000 square feet,” for its boldly modern facade and creative outdoor spaces.

Pardee Homes has also been recognized with four Silver Awards for Artesana in the categories of Detached Community of the Year, Best Interior Merchandising of a Model Priced Over $1.5 million, Best Architectural Design of a Single Family Home from 4,000 to 5,000 square feet and Best Print Ad. Receipt of the Silver Awards qualified Artesana for consideration in the prestigious Gold Award categories.

“We are immensely proud of Artesana and are honored to be recognized among such an esteemed group of finalists,” said Jimmy Ayala, division president of Pardee Homes San Diego. “From the architecture in the grand entryways, to the thoughtfully designed stairwells and interior courtyards, every architectural element of Artesana was meticulously planned with our future buyers in mind.”

Artesana is a gated, luxury, new-home neighborhood located in Pardee’s award-winning Pacific Highlands Ranch master-planned community. Artesana’s 56 luxury homes range from 3,831 to 4,746 square feet of living space and feature sliding glass walls, open-beam ceilings, chef’s kitchens and generous front and rear courtyards to maximize the indoor-outdoor lifestyle. Luxurious options and upgrades abound at Artesana including a wine cellar, guest casitas, outdoor decks and exterior staircases, studio lofts, spa baths, a library and 3-bay garages among others. Home prices start from the $1,800,000s.

Additionally, Pardee Homes won a Silver Award for its Olvera neighborhood also located in Pacific Highlands Ranch. Olvera, which includes 84 exquisite Spanish-inspired homes offering modern architecture and open floor plans, took home the award for Best Interior Merchandising of a Model Priced $1 million to $1.5 million.

“The Nationals are the most prestigious awards of their kind, setting the benchmark for innovations in new home design, marketing and sales,” said Meredith Oliver, chairperson of the Nationals. “NAHB’s commitment to recognizing originality, imagination and success has been exemplified by its award winners since the competition’s inception.”

The exquisite architecture and design showcased in each home is also reflected throughout the Pacific Highlands Ranch community. As an exceptional part of Pardee Homes’ master-planned community, Artesana and Olvera homeowners have access to amenities including a full multi-use trail system, 1,300 acres of natural open space, beautifully maintained community parks, private swim clubs, a future library, award winning public and private schools, convenient access to fine dining and high-end retail stores and immediacy to regional freeways.

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About the Nationals

Started in 1982 as the Institute of Residential Marketing, The Nationals award program continues to recognize superior new home sales and marketing achievements. With 57 categories across various disciplines of the new home industry, the awards honor excellence in product and community design, advertising, marketing and sales achievements by individuals and sales teams.

About Pardee Homes

Established in 1921, Pardee Homes is recognized for superior master-planning concepts, quality construction, energy-efficient building practices, responsive customer service and dedication to the educational and civic goals of the communities in which it builds. Pardee Homes was one of the first builders in San Diego to embrace sustainable building practices and continues to build consideration for the planet into every home and community. Pardee Homes is a member of TRI Pointe Group (NYSE: TPH), a family of premium regional homebuilders supported by the significant resources, economies of scale and thought leadership of a national foundation. The family also includes Maracay Homes in Arizona, Quadrant Homes in Washington, Trendmaker Homes in Texas, TRI Pointe Homes in California and Colorado, and Winchester Homes in Maryland and Virginia – all together making TRI Pointe Group one of the largest homebuilding companies in the U.S. For more information please visit

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