The New Home Company Wins “Community of the Year” and Several More Honors at Prestigious Southern California Homebuilding Awards Show

NEW HOME has now won 28 Community of the Year honors since the company was formed in 2009, establishing it as the most awarded builder in California during the past decade plus.

IRVINE, Calif. (October 15, 2021) – Continuing its success of building California’s most awarded communities,The New Home Company (NEW HOME) earned “Detached Community of the Year” and several more honors at the 2021 SoCal MAME Awards. NEW HOME has now won 28 Community of the Year awards since the company was formed in 2009, establishing it as California’s most awarded builder of the last decade plus. 

The SoCal MAME Awards, presented by the Greater Sales & Marketing Council and Building Industry Association of Southern California, were held on October 9 at the recently opened Westin Resort of Anaheim. The awards encompass all facets of sales, marketing, merchandising and design in the Southern California homebuilding industry. 

NEW HOME won “Detached Community of the Year” for Atlasat Risein the Great Park Neighborhoods in Irvine. Atlasis a collection of 38 thoughtfully designed and expansive residences, offered through a strategic partnership between NEW HOME and FivePoint, the developer of the Great Park Neighborhoods, that has sold exceptionally well since sales began earlier this year. The detached single-family homes feature a contemporary blend of traditional and modern architecture with spacious floorplans ranging from 3,360 to 3,647 square feet with up to five bedrooms and showcase New Home’s popular “All In Design” curated interiors program.

NEW HOME shared its latest “Community of the Year” honor with its talented group of design partners, including Dahlin Group Architecture Planning (architectural design), Real Estate Design Pros (interior design), Clark and Green Associates (landscape architecture) and Paolucci Salling & Martin Communication Arts (branding and marketing communications).

“Leading design is one of the core pillars of our Company Credo that defines who we are and how we approach the creation of every home we build,” said Megan Eltringham, Corporate Vice President, Marketing for NEW HOME. “It is our mission to build a better experience, a better home, and a better life for our customers. Every time we win a community of the year award, it gives us a sense of ‘mission accomplished’ so we are proud of the recognition from our peers in the industry.”

In addition to the Community of the Year award, NEW HOME was also recognized with the following 2021 SoCal MAME Awards:

  • Online Sales Team of the Year — Deborah Muro & Justyna Korczynski 
  • Customer Service Professional — Roger DeHaro
  • Community Superintendent — Mike Gouin
  • Top Producer Sales Award — Farrah Larson, Shaylee Carskadon, Twanda Beeks, Michael Wang, Eric Ree, Malia Cheshire, Tim Macaulay, Susan Fiolka, Gilma Drummy, CeCe Guyatt
  • Best Brochure — Sky Ranch Collection, an intimate collection of luxury residences that recently sold out at Covenant Hills in Ladera Ranch. 

“To have so many of our team members recognized with SoCal MAME Awards is a testament to another part of our Credo which is to offer best in class customer service,” said A.J. Jarvis, President, Southern California for NEW HOME. “We recognize that the purchase of a home is one of the most important moments in the lives of our customers, so it’s up to us to create an experience that is first-class and nothing but positive. We have a fantastic team in place that shows up every day to deliver on this experience. I’m proud of our award recipients and the entire NEW HOME team.” 

About The New Home Company 

The New Home Company (NEW HOME) is a new generation homebuilder focused on the design, construction, and sale of innovative and consumer-driven homes in major metropolitan areas within select growth markets in California, Arizona and Colorado.NEW HOME is one of most awarded homebuilders in the United States. It was named 2019 Builder of the Year by Professional Builderand is a multi-year recipient of “The Eliant” for providing the Best Overall Customer Experience in North America in the Eliant Homebuyers’ Choice Awards. NEW HOME has won hundreds of awards in the homebuilding industry for its design and planning excellence, dozens of “Community of the Year” awards, and was recognized five straight years for creating the best community or master plan in all the United States. For more information, visit

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