Sky Ranch by The New Home Company Earns Top Design Honors at 2019 SoCal Awards

Collection of prestigious luxury residences within Covenant Hills at Ladera Ranch in south Orange County, California wins for Best Architectural Series and Best Model Complex Landscape Design. 

ALISO VIEJO, Calif. (October 1, 2019) – Sky Ranch by The New Home Company (NEW HOME, NYSE: NWHM) earned two top design honors at last weekend’s SoCal Awards — the annual gala that recognizes the Southern California homebuilding industry’s best in design, sales, marketing and professional achievement — winning for Best Architectural Series (Sales Price Over $1 Million) and Best Model Complex Landscape Design. 

Set on the most sought-after lots within Covenant Hills at Ladera Ranch in south Orange County, Sky Ranch is a limited collection of 28 luxury residences featuring exceptional architecture and dramatic coastal and city light views. NEW HOME shared the Best Architectural Series award with EBTA Architects, an award-winning firm known for designing some of the finest custom-quality residences in the region; and the Best Model Complex Landscape Design honor with C2 Collaborative, a highly acclaimed provider of comprehensive landscape architectural services. 

NEW HOME won a total of seven SoCal Awards, presented by the Greater Sales & Marketing Council and the Building Industry Association (BIA) of Southern California. In addition to the Sky Ranch design honors, NEW HOME was recognized in the following categories:

  • Sales Professional of the Year – selling product priced over $1.25 Million 

Farrah Larson 

  • Customer Service Professional of the Year 

Ryan Wetzel 

  • Rising Star of the Year

Nikki Wetzel 

  • Best Brochure for a Community 

Sky Ranch

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  • Best Overall Advertising Campaign 

Bedford (NEW HOME’s master-planned community in Corona, California)

Design: Paolucci Salling & Martin Communication Arts

“As a company, we strive every day to build better lives for those who buy our homes through innovative design and the very best customer service,” said Megan Eltringham, Vice President of Marketing for NEW HOME. “All of the SoCal Awards we received this year reflect that mission and it is extremely gratifying. We are so proud of all of our team members and design partners that were recognized for their achievements.”

Last month, NEW HOME was also the recipient of two marketing awards at the Northern California MAME Awards, presented by the North State BIA, where it won Best Internet Marketing Campaign for its Park View at Whitney Ranch community in Rocklin and Best Overall Ad Campaign for its “Home for the Holidays” program. Both campaigns were produced by Paolucci Salling & Martin Communication Arts.

About The New Home Company 

NEW HOME is a publicly traded company listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol “NWHM.” It 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 and Arizona, including coastal Southern California, the San Francisco Bay area, metro Sacramento and Phoenix. NEW HOME is a multi-year recipient of “The Eliant” for Best Overall Customer Experiencein the Eliant Homebuyers’ Choice Award’s multi-divisional builder segment. NEW HOME was twice named to the Inc. MagazineFounders 40 list, recognizing public companies that have maintained a strong entrepreneurial spirit. For more information about the company or its current new-home offerings, visit

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