DUBLIN, Calif., Jan. 24, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Trumark Communities is pleased to announce that Wallis Ranch has been named "Master Planned Community of the Year" by the 2017 National Association of Home Builders' (NAHB) Annual Sales & Marketing Awards presented by NAHB's National Sales and Marketing Council. Honoring the best in new home sales, marketing and design, "The NationalsSM" awards are one of the highlights for the NAHB's annual International Builders' Show, the premier event for home building industry professionals in North America. The awards gala, held on Tuesday, January 10 at the Hyatt Regency Orlando, drew more than 1,000 esteemed industry professionals. In addition to being recognized as "Master Planned Community of the Year", Wallis Ranch was honored with the designation of "Best Microsite/Website for a Community".
"We are extremely proud of this important distinction from such a prestigious industry organization. It's a true testament to the work of everyone involved in bringing Wallis Ranch to life – from the design and construction teams to sales personnel and our extraordinary builders," said Peter Kiesecker, Chief Operating Officer of Trumark Communities. "We are confident that there will be no other community quite like Wallis Ranch and we're excited to have already begun welcoming our first residents to their new home."
Located in Dublin, California, Wallis Ranch is comprised of seven of the nation's most esteemed builders by master developer Trumark Communities. With sales in full swing, Wallis Ranch will introduce 806 new homes upon full buildout to a region that has seen a significant boost in housing demand as a result of the thriving San Francisco Bay market located less than 40 miles away. Most recently, Trumark Communities debuted Dublin's first resort-inspired community gathering place at Wallis Ranch called the Kindred House, which boasts more than 17,000 square feet of indoor/outdoor amenity spaces dedicated to relaxation, fitness, meetings, dining and entertainment, as well as 16 model homes available for tour.
Now in its 37th year, The NationalsSM—National Sales and Marketing Awards pay tribute to superior new home sales and marketing achievements by individual sales and marketing professionals, homebuilders and associates, and sales and marketing councils. The nation's largest competition for new home sales and marketing professionals and communities, The NationalsSM showcases winners in distinguished national, regional, and local publications.
Builder and Developer magazine also recently named Wallis Ranch as the "Community of the Year" for 2016, noting its impressive amenities, design features and location.
About Wallis Ranch
The 184-acre Wallis Ranch master planned development includes eight distinct neighborhoods featuring single-family detached homes, townhomes and executive homes ranging from 1,700 to 4,100 square feet. Upon full buildout, Wallis Ranch will deliver 806 new homes to a region that has seen a significant boost in housing demand as a result of the thriving San Francisco Bay market located less than 40 miles away. Master planner Trumark Communities has dedicated more than half of the master plan's acreage to green space programing, including parks, open space and a water-quality basin to create a tranquil enclave that appeals to Bay Area residents' active lifestyles. Wallis Ranch will also include a three-acre common area featuring a fitness center, pool, spa and BBQ area, surrounded by more than one mile of trail systems. With the California drought top of mind, Trumark will incorporate drought tolerant landscaping that will use all reclaimed water throughout the community. www.wallisranch.com.
About Trumark Communities
Trumark Communities is a residential land development platform focused on acquiring, developing and selling improved lots in master planned communities. Its current pipeline includes 1,500+ lots representing total projected revenue in excess of $300 million. Trumark Communities realized lot sales to builders of over $200 million in 2015. www.trumarkcommunities.com
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