Awards

2016

  • 2016 Virginia Housing Awards: Winner – Best Housing Program for The Possibilities Project (in partnership with Children’s Home Society of Virginia).

2015

  • 2015 Charles L. Edson Tax Credit Excellence Award, Green Housing category – Beckstoffer’s Block, Phases I & II (Beckstoffer’s Loft Apartments and Somanath Senior Apartments).

2014

  • 2014 Greater Virginia Green Building Council Leadership Award – Best Residential Project for Somanath Senior Apartments at Beckstoffer’s.
  • 2014 Virginia Housing Awards: Winner – Best Affordable Housing Energy Conservation Effort for Somanath Senior Apartments at Beckstoffer’s.
  • Greater Richmond Association for Commercial Real Estate Awards (GRACRE): Winner- Best Environmental Development for Somanath Senior Apartments at Beckstoffer’s.
  • EarthCraft Virginia Sustainable Leadership Awards (winner): Somanath Senior Apartments at Beckstoffer’s for Multifamily New Construction Project of the Year. Finalist: BHC’s single-family homes development in the Blackwell community for Single Family Builder of the Year.

2013

  • Richmond Urban Land Institute’s Vision Awards (finalist) – Somanath Seniors Net-Zero Energy Apartments at Beckstoffer’s for Best Multi-family Housing Award, and Building Healthy Communities Award.
  • 2013 Virginia Housing Awards (winner): Beckstoffer’s Mill Loft Apartments for Best Housing Preservation/Revitalization.

2012

  • Urban Land Institute’s Jack Kemp Workforce Housing Models of Excellence Award (finalist) – Beckstoffer’s Mill Loft Apartments
  • J. Timothy Anderson Award for Excellence in Historic Rehabilitation — Beckstoffer’s Mill Loft Apartments
  • Virginia Housing Development Authority – Top 40 Under 40 in Housing – Alison McCabe (BHC Project Coordinator II, Single-Family Homes) and Lee Alford (BHC Senior Project Manager)

2011

  • Virginia Commonwealth University L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs – Excellence in Virginia Government Award – Community Enhancement – Lincoln Mews
  • Urban Land Institute Richmond – Vision Awards – Best Sustainable Development & Best Overall Development – Lincoln Mews
  • Governor’s Housing Conference – Virginia Housing Award – Best Housing Development – Claiborne Square
  • Virginia Center for Inclusive Communities – Humanitarian Award – T.K. Somanath 
  • EarthCraft Virginia Builder Award – Multifamily Renovation Project of the Year – Lincoln Mews

2010

  • Bank of America – Neighborhood Excellence Initiative – Neighborhood Builder Award
  • Capital One – Investing for Good Award
  • EarthCraft Virginia Builder Award – Affordable Single-Family Builder of the Year
  • Sixth Mount Zion Baptist Church –  John Jasper Trailbrazer Award – T.K. Somanath

2009

  • Alliance to Conserve Old Richmond Neighborhoods – Golden Hammer Award – Best Residential Renovation – 2008 Fairmont Avenue

2008

  • Governor’s Housing Conference – Virginia Housing Award – Best Housing Organization
  • Alliance to Conserve Old Richmond Neighborhoods – Golden
    Hammer Award – The Marguerite Crumley Preservation Award – T.K. Somanath
  • Richmond History Makers – Promoting Stronger Communities Award – T.K. Somanath

2007

  • Home Depot Foundation– Award of Excellence for Affordable Housing Built Responsibly – Honorable Mention

2006

  • National Public Health Association – Blue Ribbon Model Community Award – Winchester Greens

2005

  • MetLife Award – Property and Asset Management Award – Winchester Greens
  • Alliance to Conserve Old Richmond Neighborhoods – Golden Hammer Award – Best Residential Renovation
  • National LISC – Mike Sviridoff Leadership Award – T.K. Somanath
  • Richmond Community Foundation – Stettinius Award for Leadership – T.K. Somanath

2002

  • Partners for Livable Communities – Bridge-builders Award – T.K. Somanath
  • Virginia Housing Coalition – Leadership Award
  • Richmond United Way Services – Community Excellence Award
  • Fannie Mae Foundation – Maxwell Award for Excellence – Winchester Greens
  • Leadership Metropolitan Richmond – Community Vision Award – T.K. Somanath

2001

  • Virginia Housing Coalition – Achievement Award – Best Housing Related Organization

1999

  • Governor’s Housing Conference – Achievement Award – Winchester Greens

1998

  • HUD’s Secretary Award for Excellence – Best in American Living – Gold Award
  • Historic Richmond Foundation – Mary Wingfield Scott Award for Preservation – Columns on Grove