Howard Hughes Corp. Wins Gold Awards from NAHB for The Woodlands Hills & Bridgeland
CONROE, TX — The Howard Hughes Corporation® (NYSE: HHC) has been recognized with two National Gold Awards from the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) for its master planned communities, The Woodlands Hills® and Bridgeland®. The awards were presented at the NAHB conference awards ceremony held virtually on Friday, March 5, 2021.
The highly coveted gold winning categories included:
- Best Special Promotion – Fall Giving Drive – The Woodlands Hills and Bridgeland
- Lifestyle Director of the Year – Tammy Davis – The Woodlands Hills
The Fall Giving Drive was launched during the month of September 2020 in The Woodlands Hills and Bridgeland. The Howard Hughes Corporation donated $500 on behalf of each buyer to one of the following charities selected by the buyer: Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Cy-Fair Educational Foundation, HomeAid Houston, Montgomery County Food Bank and YES to YOUTH. Along with all builders in both communities and Realtor® sponsors, Howard Hughes raised over $90,000 for these charities.
Tammy Davis is the Lifestyle Coordinator for The Woodlands Hills where she is responsible for the development and implementation of a full schedule of events and activities for residents of The Woodlands Hills. During the pandemic, Tammy Davis created and hosted numerous virtual events for residents to remain engaged and enjoy.
Silver awards were given for the following categories for The Woodlands Hills and Bridgeland:
- Best Industry Community Spirit Award – HHCares – Community Contributions During the Pandemic
- Best Realtor/Broker Program – HHC’s Top Producers Club
- Best Landscape – The Woodlands Hills
- Best Special Promotion – Harvest in the Hills
The Woodlands Hills is one of Houston’s newer master planned communities located 13 miles north of The Woodlands® in Conroe and Willis. Bridgeland, located in Cypress, is the #1 top-selling master planned community in Houston and Texas and is #9 in the nation, according to RCLCO.
The NAHB pays tribute each year to standout developers, homebuilders and communities in North America who exemplify superior design, marketing and sales achievements that make them leaders in their fields. The Howard Hughes Corporation nominated The Woodlands Hills and Bridgeland in several key categories, a sign of its continued excellence among Greater Houston master planned communities.
“We’re extremely proud to have earned standout recognition with Gold Awards for The Woodlands Hills and Bridgeland from the National Association of Home Builders,” said Heath Melton, Executive Vice President of MPC, Residential for The Howard Hughes Corporation. “We would like to thank the National Association of Home Builders and acknowledge the hard work from our team members, home builders and associates. Their dedication has not gone unnoticed as we continue to provide award-winning communities for families to live, work, play and discover.”
In addition to The Woodlands Hills and Bridgeland, The Howard Hughes Corporation portfolio of master planned communities in the Greater Houston area also includes The Woodlands®, with its long-standing tradition of being one of the most successful master planned communities in the nation.
Opened in the summer of 2018, The Woodlands Hills is an award-winning 2,000-acre master planned community offering an abundance of nature-inspired amenities, eventually featuring approximately 112 acres of open space. The acclaimed 17-acre Founders Park provides an Activity Center as its focal point with indoor and outdoor space, a state-of-the-art fitness center and a yoga/events lawn. Founders Park also features leisure and fitness pools, lazy river, sprayground, an innovative playground, a dog park and tennis courts. Forested trails as well as dedicated bike lanes on major connectors are available for the community to enjoy. With the newly-opened Sue Luce’s Daisy Park and Rick and Roz Dauzat Peace Park, The Woodlands Hills will eventually be home to 20 neighborhood parks. The Woodlands Hills was recently recognized as a Quality Planned Development™ by the West Houston Association and North Houston Association. For more information, visit TheWoodlandsHills.com.
Bridgeland is an 11,400-acre master planned community located in Cypress, Texas and is ranked as the top-selling master planned community in Houston and #9 in the nation. The award-winning development opened in 2006 and offers a wide variety of housing options and extensive outdoor amenities, with a strong emphasis on conserving and enhancing the natural environment. Bridgeland has over 3,000 acres dedicated to lakes, trails and parks, and offers resort-style pools, disc-golf course, stocked lakes and complimentary use of kayaks, paddle boats and other recreational equipment for residents. Lakeland Village Center® is the first of four retail centers in Bridgeland, with additional plans for Bridgeland Central, a 900-acre future town center, along Grand Parkway, which intersects the community. Bridgeland is a development of The Howard Hughes Corporation®.
The Howard Hughes Corporation owns, manages and develops commercial, residential and mixed-use real estate throughout the U.S. Its award-winning assets include the country’s preeminent portfolio of master planned cities and communities, as well as operating properties and development opportunities including: the Seaport District in New York; Columbia, Maryland; The Woodlands®, The Woodlands Hills®, and Bridgeland® in the Greater Houston, Texas area; Summerlin®, Las Vegas; and Ward Village® in Honolulu, Hawai’i. The Howard Hughes Corporation’s portfolio is strategically positioned to meet and accelerate development based on market demand, resulting in one of the strongest real estate platforms in the country. Dedicated to innovative place making, the company is recognized for its ongoing commitment to design excellence and to the cultural life of its communities. The Howard Hughes Corporation is traded on the New York Stock Exchange as HHC.