Gold Nugget winners share one common denominator, excellence and innovation in addressing complex design/build issues. The oldest and largest program of its kind, the Gold Nugget Awards honor creative achievements in architectural design and land use planning for residential, commercial and industrial projects worldwide.

2017

- GRAND AWARD -

Best Single Family Detached Home - 2,500 to 2,999 SF

- MERIT AWARD -

Alterra at La Floresta | Brea, CA

Artesana | San Diego, CA

Axis | Henderson, NV

2016

- GRAND AWARD -

Best Custom Home - Under 4,000 SF

Best International Site Plan

- MERIT AWARD -

Beach Custom Home | Cayucos, CA

Castile at La Floresta | Brea, CA

The Grand Monarch | Dana Point, CA

Escala at Inspirada | Henderson, NV

Trilogy at Vistancia | Peoria, AZ

Xijiiao | Shanghai, China

Auberge at Del Sur | Tustin, CA

Town Square | Dubai, UAE

Yellow River | Zhengzhou, China

2014

- GRAND AWARD -

Woodson at Playa Vista | Playa Vista, CA

Residential Project of the Year - Detached

Best Single Family Detached Home - 2,000 to 2,499 SF

Trevion at Playa Vista | Playa Vista, CA

Shanglin Lake | Hangzhou, China

Best Single Family Detached Home - 3,500 to 3,999 SF

Best International Residential Project - Attached

- MERIT AWARD -

Cheval | Mint Hill, NC

Trevion at Playa Vista | Playa Vista, CA

Portico at Greengate | Plymouth, MA

Yellow River | Zhengzhou, China

The Highlands at Baker Ranch | Lake Forest, CA

2013

- GRAND AWARD -

Alta Del Mar | San Diego, CA

Santa Maria at Stonegate | Irvine, CA

Best Residential Project of the Year - Detached Project

Best Multi-Family Housing Project - Under 18 Du/Ac

Best Single Family Detached Home - over 4,000 SF

Bush Birch | Santa Ana, CA

Terraces at Santiago | Santa Ana, CA

Best Affordable Project - Under 30 Du/Ac

Best Residential Project of the Year

(Attached Product within a Suburban Setting)

Poplar Run | Silver Springs, MD

Best Single Family Detached Home - 2,000 to 3,000 SF

- MERIT AWARD -

Alta Del Mar | San Diego, CA

Siena at Laguna Altura | Irvine, CA

Deer Valley | Baishan, China

Terraces at Santiago | Santa Ana, CA

Shanglin Lake | Hangzhou, China

The Town Houses at Colony Park | Anaheim, CA

2011

- GRAND AWARD -

Robbins Park | Charlotte, NC

Sevilla at Portola Springs | Irvine, CA

Best Single-Family Detached Home

(2,000 to 3,000) on Conv. Lot

Best Single-Family Detached (Any Size on Compact Lot)

- MERIT AWARD -

Amber at Blackstone | Brea, CA

Lanhai Resort | Shanghai, China

Directors Mansion | Beijing, China

San Marino | Irvine, CA

Fresco at The Pinehills | Plymouth, MA

Santa Barbara | Irvine, CA

Ivy Gate at Harlan Ranch | Clovis, CA

Summer Palace Splendor | Beijing, China

2010

- GRAND AWARD -

Sedona | Thousand Oaks, CA

Best Single-Family Detached 3,000 SF or More on a Conventional Lot

- MERIT AWARD -

Coronado | Irvine, CA

Santa Rosa | Irvine, CA

Living Smart at Tournament Hills | Beaumont, CA

Sonoma | Irvine, CA

Living Smart Homes at Canyon Hills | Lake Elsinore, CA

Terramar | San Diego, CA

Montecito | Irvine, CA

Wyeth Cove | Upland, CA

2008

- GRAND AWARD -

The Cliffs at Brightwater | Huntington Beach, CA

The Trails at Brightwater | Huntington Beach, CA

Best Single-Family Detached Home (Conventional Lot) - 3,001 to 3,500 SF

Best Single-Family Detached Home (Compact Lot) - under 3,200 SF

- MERIT AWARD -

Claybourne at the Lakes | Rancho Santa Fe, CA

The Cliffs at Brightwater | Huntington Beach, CA

Hope Family Housing | Buena Park, CA

The Trails at Brightwater | Huntington Beach, CA

2007

- GRAND AWARD -

Portico | San Diego, CA

The Province | Indian Wells, CA

California Green Builder Residential Project

Best Single Family Detached Home - 3,601 to 4,000 SF

- MERIT AWARD -

Carriage Run | San Diego, CA

Rimrock Summit | Hidden Meadows, CA

Casa Bonita del Rio | Rancho Santa Fe, CA

Three-65 at Victoria Gardens | Rancho Cucamonga, CA

Citrus Commons | Chino, CA

Verandas at Columbus | Tustin, CA

The Province | Indian Wells, CA

Wine Country Residence | Paso Robles, CA

2006

- GRAND AWARD -

Portico | San Diego, CA

Best Single Family Detached Home - 1,700 SF and over on a Compact Lot (Lot Size under 3,200 SF)

- MERIT AWARD -

Bella Fiore | Las Vegas, NV

Montanez | Ladera Ranch, CA

Castellina at Covenant Hills | Ladera Ranch, CA

Portico | San Diego, CA

Castellina at Covenant Hills | Irvine, CA

Sheshan International Golf Community | Shanghai, China

Cortile at the Bridges | Huntington Beach, CA

Viscaya | Lake Elsinore, CA

2005

- GRAND AWARD -

Bel Air | Huntington Beach, CA

Best Community Site Plan - under 15 Acres

Best Attached Housing Project - 18 to 40 units/acre

DeFelice Residence | Irvine, CA

The Sycamores at Shady Canyon | Irvine, CA

Best Custom Home - 5,000 to 10,000 SF

Best Single Family Detached Home - over 5,000 SF                 (on a Conventional Lot)

- MERIT AWARD -

Sycamores at Shady Canyon | Irvine, CA

Extreme Makeover Home Edition | Santa Fe Springs, CA

Belle Terre | Novato, CA

The Roxborugh House | Placentia, CA

Sutter's Mill | Ladera Ranch, CA

San Miguel Residence | Santa Ana, CA

Sycamores at Shady Canyon | Irvine, CA

Sheshan Golf Club | Shanghai, China

Castellina | Ladera Ranch, CA

Stone Canyon Preserve | Claremont, CA

2004

- GRAND AWARD -

Altamura | Laguna Hills, CA

Cortile at the Bridges | Rancho Santa Fe, CA

Best Single Family Detached Home - Over 5,000 SF

(On a Conventional Lot)

Amalfi | San Clemente, CA

Best Single Family Detached Home - Under 2,300 SF

(On a Small Lot)

Home of the Year

Best Residential Detached Community of the Year

Best Single Family Detached Home - 4,000 - 4,500 SF       (on a Conventional Lot)

Best Single Family Detached Home - 4,500 - 5,000 SF       (on a Conventional Lot)

Shutters | Brea, CA

Best Residential Detached Project - 8 Du/Ac or More

- MERIT AWARD -

Altoliva | Simi Valley, CA

Shutters | Brea, CA

Amalfi | San Clemente, CA

Sutter's Mill | Ladera Ranch, CA

Benchley Hill | Fullerton, CA

Sycamores at Shady Canyon | Irvine, CA

Canyons Edge | Irvine, CA

Ultimate Family Home | Las Vegas, NV

Cortile at the Bridges | Rancho Santa Fe, CA

Whispering Glen | Irvine, CA

2003

- GRAND AWARD -

Atherton Glen | Ladera Ranch, CA

Front Street | Ladera Ranch, CA

Best Community Site Plan - 0 to 15 Acres

Best Single Family Detached Home (Small Lot) - 2,300 SF & over (Small Lot - 3,200 to 4,200 SF)

Best Attached Project - 12 to 18 Ac/Du

- MERIT AWARD -

Front Street | Ladera Ranch, CA

Glen Brook | Fair Oaks Ranch, CA

The Ranch at Santa Monica | San Diego, CA

Trilogy at Redmond Ridge | Redmond, WA

Benchley Hill | Fullerton, CA

Christopher Homes of Olinda Ridge | Brea, CA

Whispering Glen | Irvine, CA

Sandalwood | Ladera Ranch, CA

Canyon's Edge | Irvine, CA

Bordeaux | San Diego, CA

2002

- GRAND AWARD -

Villas at the Bridges | Rancho Santa Fe, CA

Arden Square | Irvine, CA

Best Single Family Detached Home - 1,700 SF and over on a Compact Lot

Best Single Family Detached Home - 3,001 to 3,300 SF

Tether Moon | Ladera Ranch, CA

Best Single Family Detached Home - 2,301 SF and over on a Small Lot

- MERIT AWARD -

Arden Square | Irvine, CA

Montellano | San Clemente, CA

Auburn at Northpark | Irvine, CA

Santa Barbara | San Diego, CA

Bordeaux | Newport Beach, CA

Shoreline at the Boardwalk | Huntington Beach, CA

Clifton Heights | Ladera Ranch, CA

Tether Moon | Ladera Ranch, CA

Lighthouse at the Boardwalk | Huntington Beach, CA

Villas at the Bridges | Rancho Santa Fe, CA