2016 Virginia Housing Awards: Winner – Best Housing Program for The Possibilities Project (in partnership with Children’s Home Society of Virginia).
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 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.
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.
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)
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
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
Alliance to Conserve Old Richmond Neighborhoods – Golden Hammer Award – Best Residential Renovation – 2008 Fairmont Avenue
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
Home Depot Foundation– Award of Excellence for Affordable Housing Built Responsibly – Honorable Mention
National Public Health Association – Blue Ribbon Model Community Award – Winchester Greens
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
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
Virginia Housing Coalition – Achievement Award – Best Housing Related Organization
Governor’s Housing Conference – Achievement Award – Winchester Greens
HUD’s Secretary Award for Excellence – Best in American Living – Gold Award
Historic Richmond Foundation – Mary Wingfield Scott Award for Preservation – Columns on Grove
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