Best in American Living Award Winners 2014

These award-winning floorplans show off the trends about to hit the mainstream market in single-family homes, townhouses, condos, apartments and vacation homes. The design is aspirational — and we'll see it in neighborhoods near us soon.

McLaren

Best in American Living Gold Award for Remodeling, Kitchen $100,001 & over per unit

616 East Carson Street

The city of Carson, Calif. is home to about 90,000 people. Hoping to create a vibrant downtown shopping district, the ci...

Best in American Living

The Best in American Living Awards (BALA) is the nation's premier award program continually redefining design excellence...

2017 Design Trends

2017 design trends from the Best in American Living Awards, the NAHB Home Buyer Preference Survey, and the annual Design...

Walden: The Village Reinvented

Walden, winner of the 2013 BALA Silver Award for Neighborhood, is best described as ‘The Village Reinvented.’

Award Programs

NAHB has multiple opportunities for builders, remodelers and other housing industry professionals to highlight their exc...