Board Member, long time volunteer and sponsor,
Michael Tuck and his firm Balzer + Tuck Associates,
win prestigious award for architectural design.
July 9, 2014
Parade of Homes Event In Capital District
Results In Awards For Local Companies
Local construction companies were among the award winners in the annual Parade of Homes held recently, sponsored by the Capital Region Builders and Remodelers Association. The event featured 12 new homes around the capital region. The awards event was held at the Fasig Tipton building in Saratoga Springs on June. Annemarie Mitchell, CRBRA president, said 2014 "was an epic year for the Parade of Homes. The homes were all impressive."
In the Luxury Home category, Balzer + Tuck architecture in Saratoga Springs won the award for architectural design. Moreau Associates in Saratoga Springs won the craftsmanship award and BCI Construction won the award for curb appeal. Interior decorating saw a tie between Balzer + Tuck/ Moreau Associates and BCI Construction. The award for best kitchen went to Balzer + Tuck/Moreau Associates, as was the media technology award. The award for best master bedroom suite was a tie between Tuck/ Moreau Associates and BCI Construction.
In the Pinnacle Home category, Witt Construction of Saratoga Springs swept all the awards, winning for architectural design, craftsmanship, curb appeal, interior decorating, best kitchen, media technology and master bedroom suite. In the Townhome Collection category, Malone & Tate Builders of Schenectady won all the awards, but did tie with Carrow Real Estate of Albany for the curb appeal and media technology awards.
In the Executive Home category, Saratoga Builders of Saratoga Springs won the award in each sub-category, but share with Belmonte Builders of Saratoga Springs the awards for the curb appeal, media technology and interior decorating. In the Luxury Condominium category, BCI Construction won for its Loudon House. Pam Krison, executive Officer of CRBRA said, "it is fantastic to hear and see the reaction from the attendees as we continue CRBRA's mission to keep the public educated on the latest trends and technology in residential construction. The builders that participated in the Parade of Homes are leading edge."
CRBRA is the professional trade organization serving 300 business members in the residential construction industry for seven counties from Saratoga to Columbia County. It is affiliated with the National Association of Homes Builders and the New York State Builders Association. For more information visit, www.crbra.com.