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2021 HIA-CSR ACT & Southern NSW Home of the Year announced

Media release

2021 HIA-CSR ACT & Southern NSW Home of the Year announced

Media release
A stunning property by Manteena, Architects Ring & Associates and The Dept. of Design has taken out the 2021 HIA-CSR ACT and Southern NSW Home of the Year.

The awards were announced tonight in a virtual ceremony. 

“The 2021 Home of the Year highlights the extremely high standards of this year’s entries, with modern architecture and workmanship of the highest quality,” said ACT and Southern NSW Executive Director Greg Weller. 

“The HIA awards bring together the top builders and designers in new home construction, renovation, and kitchen and bathroom projects. 

“They vie for the chance to win awards across a range of categories that are judged by a panel of industry experts, and some will ultimately go on to represent our region at the Australian Housing Awards, which will be held on the Gold Coast in May next year. 

The Riverina Home of the Year was also announced tonight, which was won by A D Tanner Constructions. 

The Apprentice of the Year was won by Bailey Greenwood. 

“Congratulations to all the winners, representing the best in country, coastal and city living across a diverse region that includes the Riverina, Canberra and the South Coast,” concluded Mr Weller. 

Judges’ comments on the 2021 Home of the Year

The winning home is a collaboration of award winning designers and builders, who have come together under the guidance and direction of the owner to build a truly inspirational dream home. This home has all the custom features you would expect of an award-winning project. 

The construction detail is finished in a meticulous way, with a respect to installation of materials selected. This family home accommodates the idea of work and play, inspired by airport interiors making you feel on the move to your next destination.  

This design achieves a very spacious and liveable interior, with spectacular views of Canberra’s landmarks, and creates a connection between the location of the block and nature.

A full list of winners. 

Category Name Winner Suburb
HIA-CSR ACT and Southern NSW Home of the Year Manteena, Architects Ring & Associates and The Dept. of Design Forrest, ACT
Riverina Home of the Year A D Tanner Constructions Boorowa, NSW
HIA Apprentice of the Year Bailey Greenwood – Carpenter (Woodgreen Constructions)
Townhouse / Villa Development Taylor & Knowles Bespoke Building, DNA Architects and Sugar Designs Braddon, ACT
Townhouse / Villa of the Year Taylor & Knowles Bespoke Building, DNA Architects and Sugar Designs Braddon, ACT
Project Home of the Year Hotondo Goulburn Crookwell, NSW
Spec Home of the Year Adam Hobill Design and Habitat Constructions Yarralumla, ACT
Display Home of the Year Hume Building Marulan, NSW
Renovation / Addition of the Year MMM Interiors and KTR Construction Managers Deakin, ACT
Work Health & Safety McDonald Jones Homes Canberra, ACT
Custom Built Home of the Year Manteena, Architects Ring & Associates and The Dept. of Design Forrest, ACT
Display Home People's Choice Award Element Building Projects Canberra, ACT
Apartment Complex ADDVAL Developments Forrest, ACT
Apartment of the Year ADDVAL Developments Forrest, ACT
HIA Professional Small Builder / Renovator PAH Innovative Construction Wagga Wagga, NSW
HIA Professional Medium Builder / Renovator Achieve Homes Canberra, ACT
HIA Professional Large Builder / Renovator McDonald Jones Homes Canberra, ACT
HIA Business Partner Rebecca Hopper Wagga Wagga, NSW
HIA Host Trainer of the Year 35 Degrees Canberra, ACT
Kitchen Design The Dept. of Design Campbell, ACT
New Kitchen over $35,001 Manteena, Architects Ring & Associates and The Dept. of Design Forrest, ACT
Renovated Kitchen up to $35,001 Bermagui Building & Construction Bermagui, NSW
Renovated Kitchen over $35,001 Precise Custom Joinery Nicholls, ACT
Kitchen of the Year Manteena, Architects Ring & Associates and The Dept. of Design Forrest, ACT
Bathroom Design Archertec Interiors Canberra, ACT
New Bathroom Archertec Interiors and R.E.P Building Canberra, ACT
Bathroom of the Year Archertec Interiors and R.E.P Building Canberra, ACT
GreenSmart Sustainable Home 360 Building Solutions Canberra, ACT
Country Home Bellevarde Constructions Crackenback, NSW
Coastal Home Rettke Builders and Sketch Interiors & Design Tathra, NSW
Residential Building Designer Sewell Design Boorooma, NSW
Residential Interior Design Archertec Interiors Canberra, ACT
Small Lot Housing Lifestyle Building & Design Lake Crackenback, NSW
Custom Built Home up to $500,000 Sunny Homes ACT Taylor, ACT
Custom Built Home $500,001 - $900,000 Adam Hobill Design and Brother Projects Weston, ACT
Custom Built Home $900,001 - $1.2 million 360 Building Solutions Watson, ACT
Custom Built Home $1.2 million - $1.5 million Prostyle Building Group Campbell, ACT
Custom Built Home over $1.5 million Manteena, Architects Ring & Associates and The Dept. of Design Forrest, ACT
Renovation / Addition Project up to $700,000 Vdara Construction Ainslie, ACT
Renovation / Addition Project over $700,001 MMM Interiors and KTR Construction Managers Deakin, ACT
Display Home up to $500,000 McDonald Jones Homes Googong, NSW
Display Home over $500,001 Hume Building Marulan, NSW

For more information please contact:

Greg Weller

Executive Director - ACT/Southern NSW
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