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Regal Awards Ceremony A Great Success in Rehoboth Beach

May 30th, 2014

Rehoboth, Delaware — The 22nd Annual Regal Awards were held on May 30th, 2014 at the ocean front Salero Restaurant. Each year The Home Builder’s Association of Delaware presents the Regal Awards to recognize outstanding accomplishments in the home building industry. Entries are judged by a panel of industry experts who award recognition in categories for design, marketing, merchandising, best amenity value, and best home. Also recognized were the accomplishments of sales-associates whose cumulative efforts in 2013 represents a sales volume of nearly $300 Million Dollars. The most coveted County Community of the Year awards are given to one community in each Delaware county with the highest scores in all combined categories. Congratulations to all Award Winners!


Spring Arbor, a 55 plus Community by McKee Builders was named the New Castle County Community of the Year. Close to Delaware beaches, Christiana mall, and Wilmington; amenity rich Spring Arbor provides spacious single-story homes with a pool, fitness center, picnic area, playground, tennis court, billiards room, library, craft room, and an onsite stocked fishing pond.

Model Exterior (twilight)

The Sussex County Community of the Year went to first time entrants, The Watermark at North Bethany, by Evergreen Homes. Watermark has a resort style atmosphere that is designed for summer entertaining and year-round living. They have 49 grand coastal homes with vast outdoor spacing, distinctive coastal architecture, and a neighborhood infinity pool overlooking a lagoon with its own sandy beach. The Watermark at North Bethany had the highest cumulative point score of all three County Communities of the Year, earning it the most impressive title of the night: Delaware Community of the Year.


Continuing with its long winning streak as Kent County Community of the Year is Noble’s Pond, by Regal Builders. Designed for active adults, Noble’s Pond offers a fitness center, a richly furnished library, a cheerful art & crafts center, a billiards room, and a banquet facility. Outdoor amenities include a community garden, putting green, four bocce courts, an in-ground pool and outdoor kitchen.

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The first ever consumer publication highlighting award winners can be found at select Real Estate Book locations statewide. Featured on the cover is Best Custom Home and Delaware Best Delaware Home of the Year, the South Point Residence by the Becker Morgan Group. For an online version of all of the award winners click image above.

If you would like your complimentary copy of this year’s Regal Book, please contact the Home Builder’s Association of Delaware at or 302-678-1520.


About HBA of Delaware

HBA/DE has been an integral part of the growth and economic development of the State of Delaware since 1947. HBA/DE was founded as a non-profit state affiliate of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) representing home builders and other businesses directly related to Delaware's Home Building Industry. Consisting of Builders, Remodelers and a group of diversified associate members, the Home Builders Association of Delaware strives to protect and preserve housing as a symbol of America.


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