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Brynor Constructions are three-time HIA Eastern Victoria Home of the Year Award winners

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Brynor Constructions are three-time HIA Eastern Victoria Home of the Year Award winners

Media release
Outstanding homes and projects from across Gippsland and the Mornington Peninsula honoured with 2021 HIA Awards.

The prestigious 2021 HIA Eastern Victoria Home of the Year award has been won by Brynor Constructions for a stunning custom built home in Blairgowrie.

The win, announced with an online broadcast on Wednesday 1 December 2021, is the third year in a row that Brynor Constructions has been honoured with the HIA Eastern Victoria Home of the Year title.

In addition to the exemplary quality of the build, the judges recognised the Brynor Constructions team for their expertise in overcoming the challenges of working on a sloping and sandy site.  The home boasts an abundance of natural light, takes perfect advantage of stunning bay views, and delivers on all the promise of the design by architects Gray Puksand.

“This is an undeniably impressive home, a true showcase of the builder’s expertise and craft,” says Fiona Nield, HIA Executive Director, Victoria.  “With work of this quality, Brynor Constructions are absolutely deserving winners of the HIA Eastern Victoria Home of the Year title for the third year in a row.”

In addition to 2021 HIA Eastern Victoria Home of the Year, this project also won Brynor Constructions the Eastern Victoria Custom Built Home of the Year and Custom Built Home over $2 million awards on the night.

Many other builders also celebrated success at the 2021 HIA Eastern Victoria Housing Awards.  Most notably, Traralgon-based Virtue Homes won an amazing 12 awards on the night including Display Home of the Year, Bathroom of the Year, four custom built home category awards and additional awards in the townhouse, small commercial, kitchen and laundry categories.

Latitude 37 Homes were winners of the Eastern Victoria Spec Home of the Year title with a stunning build in Mount Eliza.  Working Dog Construction took out the Eastern Victoria Renovation of the Year title with a striking transformation in McCrae, and Let’s Talk Kitchens & Interiors won Eastern Victoria Kitchen of the Year honours with an outstanding entry in Flinders.

Gregory Builders won three awards in the custom built home, kitchen and bathroom categories.  Colmac Homes, Simonds Homes, Metricon Homes and the Australian Building Company all won display home category awards.  Beaumont Building Design won GreenSmart Sustainable Home and Residential Building Designer awards, while Jasmine McClelland Design won in the Residential Interior Design and Kitchen Design categories.

“HIA congratulates all of the winners and finalists in the 2021 HIA Eastern Victoria Regional Housing Awards,” says Ms Nield.  “The HIA Awards are a showcase of the best of the best in the residential building industry, and these projects absolutely showcase the outstanding quality of work carried out by HIA members.”

A full list of winners can be found below.

Category Winner Finalists
Home of the Year Brynor Constructions Latitude 37 Homes, Working Dog Constructions, Virtue Homes
Bathroom of the Year Virtue Homes Gregory Builders
Bathroom in a Display Home over $500,001 Virtue Homes  
New Bathroom over $30,001 Gregory Builders  
Custom Built Home of the Year Brynor Constructions Beachstone Homes, Gregory Builders, Virtue Homes x 4
Custom Built Home over $2 million Brynor Constructions Olsson Building, Seaspray Homes
Custom Built Home $1.5 million - $2 million Beachstone Homes Latitude 37 Homes, Seaspray Homes
Custom Built Home $1 million - $1.5 million Gregory Builders Full Spectrum Builders, Glenvill Homes
Custom Built Home $750,001 - $1 million Virtue Homes Thomas Archer Homes
Custom Built Home $500,001 - $750,000 Virtue Homes Ecoliv Sustainable Buildings
Custom Built Home $350,001 - $500,000 Virtue Homes Latrobe Valley Building Services
Custom Built Home up to $350,000 Virtue Homes  
Display Home of the Year Virtue Homes Australian Building Company, Colmac Homes, Metricon Homes, Simonds Homes
Display Home over $500,001 Virtue Homes Metricon Homes
Display Home $400,001 - $500,000 Colmac Homes Simonds Homes
Display Home $300,001 - $400,000 Simonds Homes  
Display Home $250,001 - $300,000 Metricon Homes  
Display Home up to $250,000 Australian Building Company Simonds Homes
GreenSmart Sustainable Home Beaumont Building Design  
Kitchen of the Year Let’s Talk Kitchens and Interiors Beachwood Homes, Gregory Builders, Mint Kitchens Burwood, Virtue Homes
Kitchen in a Display Home over $500,001 Virtue Homes  
Kitchen in a Display Home up to $500,000 Beachwood Homes  
New Kitchen over $80,001 Let’s Talk Kitchens and Interiors  
New Kitchen $50,001 - $80,000 Gregory Builders Working Dog Construction
Renovated Kitchen $50,001 - $80,000 Mint Kitchens Burwood  
Kitchen Design Jasmine McClelland Design Let’s Talk Kitchens & Interiors, Mint Kitchens Burwood
Laundry Virtue Homes  
Renovation/Addition Project of the Year Working Dog Construction Latrobe Valley Building Services
Renovation/Addition Project over $500,001 Working Dog Construction Saltwater Building Group
Renovation/Addition Project up to $500,000 Latrobe Valley Building Services  
Residential Building Designer Beaumont Building Design  
Residential Interior Design Jasmine McClelland Design Glenco Building Group, Virtue Homes
Small Commercial Project Virtue Homes  
Spec Home of the Year Latitude 37 Homes  
Spec Home over $500,001 Latitude 37 Homes Latitude 37 Homes, Seaspray Homes
Townhouse/Villa Development Virtue Homes  

For more information:

Fiona Nield

Regional Executive Director - Victoria
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Home of the Year

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