Since October 1985, the principals of McKellar McGowan have received over 100 local, regional and national awards for excellence in home construction design, sales and marketing.


Awards received  

The SAM Awards
Sponsored by the Sales and Marketing Council of the Building Industry Association of San Diego County.

The MAME Awards
Sponsored by the Sales and Marketing Council of the Building Industry Association of Orange County.

The Gold Nugget Awards
Excellence in Product Design Award, Pacific Coast Builders Conference; sponsored by CBIA

The MIRM Awards
Honoring outstanding residential projects within the United States and Canada; sponsored by the National Association of Home Builders at the annual NAHB Convention.

The BOMA Awards
Recognizing excellence in Commercial Building Design and Construction by the Building Owners and Managers Association, San Diego

The BANN-er Awards
Sponsored by the Builders Association of Northern Nevada


projects awarded

Renaissance La Jolla - Master Planned Community

1989 SAM Awards
      Gold Winner: Best Marketing for a         Master Plan
 
1990 MIRM Awards
      Gold Winner: Best Project Logo             Design
      Silver Winner: Best Master-Planned         Community
      Silver Winner: Best Color Ad
 
1991 Gold Nugget
      Best Master-Planned Community of       the Year
 
La Florentine at Renaissance La Jolla

1989 SAM Awards
      Grand Award: Best Attached Project
      Gold Winner: Best Model Home             Interior Design
 
1989 MAME Awards
      Grand Award: Best Project of the Year $300,000 to $400,000
      Gold Winner: Best Product Design,         Attached Product over 1,500 square         feet
 
1990 MIRM Awards
      Gold Winner: Project of the Year
      Silver Winner: Best Sales Office
      Silver Winner: Best Signage Program

Avanti at Renaissance La Jolla

1989 SAM Awards
      Best Attached Housing Product               under 1,500 Sq Ft
      Best Model Landscaping: Attached         Product
 
1989 MAME Awards
      Grand Award: Best Project of the Year $200,000 to $300,000
      Best Product Design: Attached Home 1,200-1,500 square feet
 
1990 MIRM Awards
      Gold Winner: Best Signage Program
      Silver Winner: Project of the Year
      Silver Winner: Best Sales Office

Expressions at Rancho Niguel

1989 SAM Awards
      Gold Winner: Best Model Home             Interior Design Attached Project
 
1989 MAME Awards
      Finalist: Project of the Year, Priced           Under $200,000

Horizons at Master's Hill

1987 MIRM Awards
      Best Attached Housing                           Development Over 200 Units

 
1988 SAM Awards
      Gold Winner: Detached Housing           Under $175,000

Casablanca

1985 MIRM Awards
      Highest Award: Best in the Nation
 
1985 SAM Awards
      Gold Winner: Best Project of the Year
 
1985 MAME Awards
      Highest Award: Best Project of the Year

Sundance at Arrow Creek

1999 BANN-er Awards
      Best New Home Community
 
1997 BANN-er Awards
      Best New Home Community
      Best Landscaping: Model Priced             Over $200,000
      + 5 runner-up awards

Deer Creek at Caughlin Ranch, Reno

1999 BANN-er Awards
      Best New Home Design 1501: 1750 square feet Over $160,000
      Best Landscaping Over $200,000
      Best Sales Office
 
1997 BANN-er Awards
      Best New Home Design Over $200,000
      Best New Home Design 2,251: 2,750 square feet
      Best Interior Designs Over $200,000
      Best Sales Office
      Salesperson of the Year
      + 4 runner up awards

San Diego Design Center

1990 LAF/CLASS Design Award
      Best Landscape Design: Commercial       Building

707 Broadway

2003 BOMA Award
      Best Renovated Building