Home Plan Awards

Dan Sater has been winning awards for his home plan designs for over 30 years. Here is a list of the awards Dan’s unique and distinctive home plan designs have won.

2014 AIBD ARDA AWARDS

2014 AURORA AWARDS

2014 HW DESIGNS

2014 BIA PARADE OF HOMES

2013 LBIA PINNACLE  AWARDS

  • Best Residential Design Firm

2013 AIBD ARDA AWARDS

2012 AIBD ARDA AWARDS

2011 AIBD ARDA AWARDS

  • 2ND Place, Model Home Design, 4,100 sq. ft. & over, Kingon Homes, Plan 6961 Gabriella
  • 2ND Place, Published Design, 4,100 sq. ft. & over, Randall-Mitchell Homes, Fischer Residence

2010 AIBD ARDA AWARDS

  • 2ND Place, Published Design, 2,500 sq. ft. & under, R. S. Parker Homes, Bella Vita, Plan 6551 Empoli (C-1)
  • 2ND Place, Published Design, 2,501 sq. ft. to 4,000 sq. ft., R. S. Parker Homes, Bella Vita, Plan 6555 Melito (E-1)

2009 AURORA AWARDS

  • Detached Single-Family Home, R. S. Parker Homes, Lakes @ Plantation Pines, Plan 6546 Zurich

2009 HW DESIGNS

  • Pinnacle Award, Designer of the Year

2009 AIBD ARDA AWARDS

2009 AIBD ARDA AWARDS

2009 AIBD ARDA AWARDS

  • Second Place, Community Design, Sanctuary, 1000 Islands Lake, China

2008 AIBD AWARDS

  • Second Place, Custom Luxury Home Designs 6500 sq. ft. and over, The New American Home, Plan 6956 Camellia Manor
  • Second Place, Sustainable Designs, The New American Home, Plan 6956 Camellia Manor
  • First Place, Published Designs 2500-4000 sq. ft.
  • Second Place, Published Designs 4000 sq. ft. and over

2007 AIBD AWARDS

2006 HW DESIGNS

  • Bestselling Home 3001-5000 sq, ft. (for the year of 2005)

2006 AIBD AWARDS

2006 AURORA AWARDS

2005 HW DESIGNS

  • Customer Service Award (for the year of 2004)

2004 AIBD AWARDS

  • First Place, Custom Luxury Home, Benchmark Builders, Seabrook
  • Honor Award of Excellence, Custom Luxury Home, Safety Harbor Homes, Harmon

2004 AURORA AWARDS

  • First Place, Custom Luxury Home, Benchmark Builders, Seabrook

2003 LBIA PARADE OF HOMES

  • Merit Award, Best Architectural Design, Harbourside Custom Homes, The Murano
  • Merit Award, Best Architectural Design, Harbourside Custom Homes, The Villa Trissina, Plan 6940 Alamosa
  • Merit Award, Best Architectural Design, Wyman Stokes Builders, The Brooks, Grand Retreat, Plan 6737 Esmerelda Court

2003 AIBD & GARLINGHOUSE AWARDS

  • Designer’s Choice, Kurtz Homes, Jones Residence
  • Honor Award of Excellence, Residential/Builder’s Model Spec, Hunt Construction, The Montelina
  • Third Place Honor Award, Published Designs, Plan 8044 Bartolini
  • Honor Award of Excellence, Commercial, The Center at the Springs

2003 AURORA AWARDS

  • Best Interior Merchandising $1,500,001+, Vince Muller Interior Design & Hunt Construction, Bonita Bay, Bunting Residence

2002 BIA PARADE OF HOMES

  • Best Architectural Design, Wyman Stokes Builders, The Retreat at Cape Harbour, Plan 6742 Sherbrooke

2002 MASONRY ASSOCIATION OF FLORIDA, INC.

2002 SAND DOLLAR AWARDS

  • Best Commercial Building under $2,500,000, Gates McVey Builders, The Center at the Springs
  • Product Design of the Year, Single-Family Home $3,500,001-$4,500,000, Snell Construction, Twin Eagles, Lot 17, Plan 6934 Avondale
  • Best Landscape Design and Outdoor Amenity Package, Single-Family Home $3,000,001-$5,000,000, Harbourside Custom Homes, La Bella Villa at Mediterra, Plan 6910 Firoentino

2002 AIBD AWARDS

  • First Place, Custom Luxury 5001-6500 sq. ft., Hunt Construction, Bernstrom Residence
  • First Place, Builder’s Model over 3001 sq. ft., Wyman Stokes Builders, The Bismark
  • First Place, Published Designs, Plan 8004 Chadbryne
  • Honor Award of Excellence, Builder’s Model over 3001 sq. ft., Snell Construction, Quail West, Lot 34
  • Honor Award of Excellence, Builder’s Model over 3001 sq. ft., Snell Construction, Twin Eagles, Lot 17, Plan 6934 Avondale

2002 EXCEL AWARDS

  • Best Brochure for a Product or Project By a Builder, The Sater Group brochure

2001 AURORA AWARDS

  • First Place, Detached Single-Family Home over $3,000,000, Harbourside Custom Homes, Mediterra Model, Plan 6910 Fiorentino

2001 AIBD AWARDS

  • Designer’s Choice, Harbourside Custom Homes, Mediterra Model, Plan 6910 Fiorentino
  • Honor of Excellence, Custom Luxury Design 5001-6500 sq. ft. , Harbourside Custom Homes, Mediterra Model, Plan 6910 Fiorentino

2001 HOME PLANNERS/BUILDER AWARDS

  • Innovation in Design
  • Best Artwork

2000 BUILDING INDUSTRY ASSOCIATION

2000 AIBD AWARDS

  • First Place, Custom Luxury 6501 sq. ft. and over, Hunt Constrcuction, Contessa, Plan 6900 Huntington Lakes
  • First Place, Custom Luxury 4001-5000 sq. ft. , Wyman Stokes Builders, The Retreat, Plan 6742 Sherbrooke
  • Second Place, Custom Luxury 4001-5000 sq. ft., Hunt Construction, Casa Del Lago
  • First Place, Custom Luxury 5001-6500 sq. ft., Harbourside Construction, La Rochelle, Plan 6914 Sterling Oaks
  • Third Place, Custom Luxury 5001-6500 sq. ft., Lifestyle Concepts, Model VII

2000 AURORA AWARDS

1999 AIBD AWARDS

  • Builder’s Choice Award, Lifestyle Concepts, Yeager Residence
  • First Place, Custom Luxury over 6501 sq. ft, Lifestyle Concepts, Yeager Residence
  • Second Place, Honor Award of Excellence, Wolter Group, Fernandez Residence
  • Second Place, Honor Award of Excellence, Cronacher Corporation, Steere Residence
  • Third Place, Honor Award, Published Designs, Plan 6713 Jupiter Hills Lane

1999 BEST IN AMERICAN LIVING AWARDS

1998 AIBD AWARDS

  • First Place, Custom Luxury Home, Groskopf Residence
  • Honor Award, Published Design
  • Honor Award of Excellence, Residential/Builder Model

1998 AURORA AWARDS

  • First Place, Custom Home, One-of-a-kind, $1,000,000-$2,000,000, Groskopf Residence, Lifestyle Concepts

1997 AIBD AWARDS

  • Designer’s Choice, Special Focus Award, London Bay Homes, The Somerset
  • First Place Honor Award of Excellence, Published Design, Saddle River
  • Honor Award, Residential, Jackson Residence, Marco Island
  • First Place Honor Award, Builder’s Model over 3001 sq. ft., Wyman Stokes, Reef Model, Plan 6737 Esmerelda Court

1997 BUILDER

  • Best-selling Newcomer, Published Designs

1997 BUILDER’S CHOICE AWARDS

  • Special Focus Award, Near Residence, Wet Bar

1997 AURORA AWARDS

  • First Place, Honor Award, Custom Luxury 6501 sq. ft. and over, Jackson Residence, Marco Island
  • First Place, Builder’s Model over 3001 sq. ft., London Bay Homes, The Somerset
  • Honor Award, Builder’s Model over 3001 sq. ft., Wyman Stokes, Reef Model, Plan 6737 Esmerelda Court
  • First Place, Published Designs, Charleston Court
  • Honor Award of Excellence, Published Designs, Saddle River
  • Honor Award, Published Designs, Lyford Bay

1996 AIBD AWARDS

  • Best of Show and Designer’s Choice, Lifestyle IV, Naples
  • First Place, Custom Luxury 5001 sq. ft. and over, Lifestyle IV, Naples
  • First Place, Builder’s Model 3000 sq. ft. and over, Collier’s Reserve Show Home, Naples
  • Honor Award, Plan 6651 Hillcrest Ridge

1996 BEST IN AMERICAN LIVING AWARD

  • Best Detached Home in South Atlantic, London Bay Homes, The Chalfont, Collier’s Reserve, Plan 6672 Monterrey Lane
  • National Merit Award, Best Single Family Home over 4000 sq. ft. , London Bay Homes, The Chalfont, Collier’s Reserve, Plan 6672 Monterrey Lane

1995 PARADE OF HOMES

  • People’s Choice Award, Wyman Stokes, Gulf Harbour Courtyard Model, Plan 6660 Sunningdale Cove
  • Superior Homes Award, Renaissance Construction, The Ihilani Isle, The Tides (Category 8)
  • Best Overall Design, Renaissance Construction, The Ihilani Isle, The Tides (Category 8)
  • Best Pool, Renaissance Construction, The Ihilani Isle, The Tides (Category 8)
  • Best Innovative Design, Wyman Stokes, Gulf Harbor Courtyard Model, Plan 6660 Sunningdale Cove
  • Superior Home Award, Snell, Inverness Model, Plan 6750 Cardiff
  • Best Overall Design, Lifestyle Model, Bonita Bay (Category 12)
  • Best Livability, Snell, Inverness Model, Plan 6750 Cardiff
  • Best Kitchen, Snell, Inverness Model, Plan 6750 Cardiff
  • Best Pool, Snell, Inverness Model, Plan 6750 Cardiff
  • Best Interior Design, Snell, Inverness Model, Plan 6750 Cardiff

1995 AIBD AWARDS

  • Designers’ Choice, Detling, Casa de Huevos II, Greenville, OH
  • Honorable Mention for Best of Show, Wyman Stokes, Gulf Harbor Courtyard Model, Plan 6660 Sunningdale Cove
  • First Place, Residential/Builder’s Model, 3000 sq. ft and under, Renaissance Builders, Tidewater Island Model
  • First Place, Residential/Builder’s Model, 3001-4000 sq. ft., Wyman Stokes, Gulf Harbor Courtyard Model, Plan 6660 Sunningdale Cove
  • Second Place, Unbuilt Design, Jackson Residence, Tennessee

1993 AIBD AWARDS

  • First Place, Custom Luxury Homes 3251 sq. ft. and over, Bill Smith Residence, Lely Barefoot Beach Residence
  • Second Place, Custom Luxury Homes 3251 sq. ft. and over, Detling Residence, Hidden Harbor at Bonita Bay
  • First Place, Commercial/Multi-Family Projects (Office/Retail Buildings), The Sater Group Office, Bonita Bay Executive Center
  • Second Place, Commercial/Multi-Family Projects (Office/Retail Buildings), Salon Nicholas, Fort Myers
  • Second Place, Builder’s Model, 1825-3250 sq. ft., Heritage Homes, Naples, Plan 6602 Turnberry Lane
  • Third Place, Working Drawings, Snell Construction, Ibis Cove Model, Plan 6670
  • Third Place, Unbuilt Category, Lifestyle Concepts, Near Residence, Hidden Harbor at Bonita Bay

1993 AURORA AWARDS

  • Best Detached Single-Family, Cronacher Development, Grey Oaks Model
  • Best Custom Home, Detling Residence, Hidden Harbor at Bonita Bay

1993 SAND DOLLAR AWARDS

  • First Place, Best Super Luxury Home: Lifestyle III, Creekside at Bonita Bay, Plan 6748 Grayhawk Trail
  • First Place, Best Sitescaping/Outdoor Living: Lifestyle III, Creekside at Bonita Bay, Plan 6748 Grayhawk Trail
  • First Place, Best Curb Appeal: Lifestyle III, Creekside at Bonita Bay, Plan 6748 Grayhawk Trail
  • First Place, Best Home Under 4000 sq. ft.: Divco Construction, the Savoy
  • First Place, Best Home Under 3000 sq. ft.: Hermitage Home Model, Naples

1992 PINNACLE AWARDS (given in 1993)

  • Best Custom Home Design over $700,000, Bill Smith Residence, Lely Barefoot Beach
  • Merit Award, Product Design over $700,000, Executive Builders, The Sabal

1992 AURORA AWARDS

  • Remodeling, Rehabilitation or Restoration, San Carlos Bay Residence

1992 FLORIDA RESIDENTIAL DESIGNERS ASSOCIATION AWARDS

  • Best of Show
  • Designers’ Choice
  • First Place, Best Bath
  • First Place, Single-Family Detached 3600-4000 sq. ft.
  • First Place, Single-Family Detached 4500 sq. ft. and over

1992 PARADE OF HOMES

  • Superior Home Award

1990 AURORA AWARDS

  • Grand Aurora Award: Best Detached Affordable Home, The Cayman
  • Aurora Award: Best Detached Affordable Home, The Cayman

1989 AURORA AWARDS

  • Merit Award: Normandy, River Hills Model, Cramer-Sater-Brown

1988 AIBD AWARDS

  • Best in Show – Designers’ Choice