Builder Partnerships Names De Young Properties Winner of Builder of Choice™ Award

2016-Builder-of-Choice-Award-LOWWe are humbled and honored to announce that De Young Properties was named as the winner of the Builder of Choice™ award at the Builder Partnerships Networking reception on January 18!

“As the housing industry picks up speed, there will be an inevitable shortage of qualified workers.  Therefore, it has become crucial for builders to demonstrate their commitment to quality and excellence as they manage their trade and supplier relations,” says Chuck Shinn, Principal of Builder Partnerships. “Good, quality Trade Contractors have a choice of which builders to work for.  They will choose the best, most organized homebuilders. The Builder of Choice™ award provides additional third party verification of the builder’s commitment to superior trade and supplier partnership.  Based on the results of the trade and supplier survey results, De Young Properties is a true ‘Builder of Choice’.”

Builder of Choice Award recipients are evaluatedon their trade and supplier relationships across all levels of their organization, including: overall organization, trade relations, management team commitment, project field management, job sitemanagement, office support, trust, communications, loyalty and ethics. Builders must have demonstrated consistency, reliability, efficiency and effectiveness, as well as a commitment to creating and maintaining an environment which allows trades and suppliers to accomplish their work efficiently.

“De Young Properties is honored to have been selected as recipient of the Builder of Choice award byDe Young Residence 260 HGTV Interior Kitchen our fellow trade contractors,” said Ryan De Young, Vice President of De Young Properties. “All of our members pride themselves in their phenomenal work ethic, from our design team to our sales team to our project management team and everyone in between. To be recognized for our efforts with awards such as the Builder of Choice further reaffirms our entire company that we are serving our clients properly, while keeping our trade partners pleased.”

The Builder of Choice Award joins an ongoing list of acknowledgements and recognitions awarded to De Young Properties that include most recently:

  • The Fresno Bee’s “People’s Choice Awards” Top 3 Recipient

    • New Homebuilder (2010, 2012, 2013, 2014 & 2015)

  • The Fresno Business Journal’s “Best of Central Valley Business Awards” Top 3 Recipient

    • Business That Supports Charities (2014 & 2015)

    • New Home Builder (2014 & 2015)

  • Pacific Coast Builders Conference Gold Nugget Awards

    • Award of Merit for “Zero Net Energy Home Design” 2013

    • Grand Award Honors for “Best California Advantage Home – NetZero Energy Home Design” 2011, 2012

    • Grand Award Honors for “Best GreenPoint Rated Community” 2011

    • Grand Award Honors for “Building Industry Community Spirit Award” 2012 & 2015

Builder of Choice Awards are unique in that they are an independent and cost-effective measurement available to all builders, not just those in certain markets or of a certain size. The award also recognizes all builders who achieve a benchmark of excellence in trade contractor relations. Lastly, recipients are chosen by trade partners and suppliers themselves who work in the builder’s organization on a daily basis, instead of being chosen by a third party team of judges De Young Residence 320 Tuscanreviewing an application.

Experience our quality crafted homes and wide variety of floorplans for yourself! De Young homes feature amenities such as performance-engineered Kohler plumbing fixtures, premium-grade 18-inch tile floors, 10’ ceilings and 8’ doors, professional water-efficient front yard landscaping and more!

All De Young homes are designed to save you money with its EnergySmartTM technology, providing maximized energy savings while offering quality craftsmanship and true comfort. Visit a De Young Welcome Center today to learn more and talk to one of our sales associate!

Author: Ashley De Young, De Young Properties