HBA Awards Program Winners Announced

July 17, 2020

The Home Builders Association of St. Louis & Eastern Missouri (HBA) announced the winners of its annual HBA Awards Program on Thursday, July 16 at a ceremony at Bogey Hills Country Club in St. Charles, Mo. The HBA Awards Program honors excellence in the home building industry and is divided into three categories: Homes of the Year, Marketing & Advertising and Personal Achievement. Please see the next page for a list of winners.

The HBA Awards Program was judged by HBA members of Toledo, Ohio. Click here for more information about award categories and judging criteria. 

The HBA is a local trade association of more than 600 member firms representing the residential construction industry. 

HBA Awards Program Winners

The following HBA members and member companies were awarded for their achievements in 2019:

Homes of the Year Awardees

Display Home of the Year, Single Family Detached, Small Builder, 4,000-4,999 sq. ft. – McKelvey Homes for Turnberry at Villages at Sandfort Farm
Display Home of the Year, Single Family Detached, Large Builder, 3,300-3,999 sq. ft. – Consort Homes for Bridgeport Preimer at Fienup Farms
Custom Home of the Year – Hibbs Homes
Outdoor Living Space of the Year, Associate Member – Heartlands Building Company
Remodeling Project of the Year, Kitchen, $100-125,000 Budget – Liston Design Build
Remodeling Project of the Year, Kitchen, $150-175,000 Budget – Liston Design Build
Remodeling Project of the Year, Bathroom, $50-75,000 Budget – Liston Design Build
Remodeling Project of the Year, Miscellaneous Project, $250-275,000 Budget – Liston Design Build
Remodeling Project of the Year, Miscellaneous Project, $300-325,000 Budget – Roeser Home Remodeling
Remodeling Project of the Year, Overall Redesign, $225-250,000 Budget – Liston Design Build
Staging Project of the Year, Single Family Detached, Under $499,999 – FLAIR Home Stagings & Displays
Staging Project of the Year, Single Family Detached, $500,000+ – FLAIR Home Stagings & Displays 

Marketing & Advertising Awardees

Best Sales Office Design – Fischer & Frichtel Homes for Fienup Farms
Best Design Center, Associate Member – Kirkwood Fence
Best New Floor Plan, Ranch, Under 2,499 sq. ft. – McKelvey Homes for The Tuscany II
Best New Floor Plan, Ranch, Above 2,500 sq. ft. – Fischer & Frichtel Homes for The Monarch
Best Print Ad, Builder Member – McKelvey Homes
Best Brochure Design, Associate Member – ABF Security
Best YouTube Commercial, Associate Member – Metro Lighting
Best Specialty Marketing, Associate Member – Berkshire Hathaway Home Services - Select Properties - The Boehmer Team
Best Specialty Marketing, Builder Member – Fischer & Frichtel Homes
Best Website, Associate Member – Quality Waterproofing for www.qualitywaterproofing.com
Best Website, Builder Member – McKelvey Homes for www.mckelveyhomes.com
Best Social Media Campaign, Associate Member – Groundwork Mortgage
Best Social Media Campaign, Builder Member – McKelvey Homes
Best Overall Marketing Campaign, Builder Member – Fischer & Frichtel Homes

Personal Achievement Awardees

Rookie Salesperson of the Year – Luke Baumgartner, Payne Family Homes
New Home Community Salesperson of the Year – Sandy Wagner, McKelvey Homes
New Home Community Sales Manager of the Year – Katie Neumann, Payne Family Homes
New Home Community Sales Team of the Year – Kari Green, Krissy Holderfield, Holly Lillis, Corey Livers, Travis Marine, Travis May, Dina Merry and Sarah Vartanian with Lombardo Homes
Highest Closer, Number of Sold Units – Lisa Harris, McBride Homes
Highest Closer, Dollar Volume – Clyde Oliver, McKelvey Homes
Construction Manager of the Year – Eric Boswell, Consort Homes
Online Sales Professional of the Year – Kim White, Payne Family Homes
Real Estate Sales Manager/Agent of the Year – Berkshire Hathaway Home Services - Select Properties - The Boehmer Team
Mortgage Professional of the Year – Trisha McConkey, Associated Bank 
Mortgage Company of the Year – Groundwork Mortgage