2011 Parade of Homes Critic’s Choice Award Winners have been Announced!

The results are in and one of our custom Essex Homes floor plans, The Lexington, made the list of the 2011 Parade of Homes Critic’s Choice Award Winners! The Home Builders Association of Greater Columbia couldn’t have picked a more beautiful time of year to hold this event. We invite everyone to The Peninsula at Lake Carolina in Columbia, SC between May 7th – 22nd not just to see Essex Homes, but all 5 incredible homes by other builders from the Columbia, SC area 2011 Parade of Homes

The Parade of Homes features newly constructed homes that are fully decorated and landscaped, ranging in price from $400,000 to $500,000. These homes were judged based on a list of criteria by a panel of judges from Georgia and North Carolina and awards were given for exceptional features. Essex Homes did especially well with:
The Lexington

House #2 – The Lexington by Essex Homes, SE

Best Landscaping
Best Interior Design
Best Master Bath
Best Master Bedroom
Best Floor Plan
Best Exterior Design
Best Overall Design

The Lexington also was recognized with an outstanding special feature award for it’s lighting/fixtures! To see the full list of results visit the HBA of Greater Columbia website. We hope to see everyone at the Parade of Homes, open 11 a.m. and close at 8 p.m. daily May 7th – 22nd at Lake Carolina in Northeast Columbia, SC. Tickets are only $10 per person and children ages 12 and under get to enjoy for free!

For more information on the 2011 Parade of Homes, please contact the Home Builders Association of Greater Columbia at (803) 256-6238 or visit www.paradeofhomescolumbia.com.