Best of 55+ Housing Awards Announce Builder of the Year and Community of the Year


January 22, 2020

NAHB named Robson Communities Inc. in Sun Lakes, Ariz., the Builder of the Year and Trilogy® in Summerlin® in Las Vegas the Community of the Year, as part of the 2020 Best of 55+ Housing Awards. The annual awards program, held during the International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas, honors excellence and innovation in the design, development, lifestyle and marketing of housing that appeals to the mature market.

With communities in Arizona and Texas, Robson Communities is committed to building, developing and managing retirement communities for long-term sustainability and enjoyment of their home buyers. They have focused on developing creative floor plans that offer flexibility and incorporating technological advances that provides increased structural integrity, improved moisture management and also achieves optimum R-value.

“Robson Communities provides beautiful and thoughtfully designed homes that offer a variety of opportunities that are important to 55+ home buyers,” said Karen Schroeder, chair of NAHB’s 55+ Housing Industry Council and vice president of Mayberry Homes in East Lansing, Mich.

Located on the western rim of the Las Vegas Valley, Trilogy® in Summerlin® capitalizes on its location to nearby dining and shopping, and natural outdoor surroundings. The community is planned around a central club designed as an extension of home owners’ homes, with amenities like a culinary studio, second-story sports and media lounge, resort-style pool, fitness center and movement studio and more.

“Trilogy® in Summerlin® appeals to the growing 55+ population by offering innovative designs and amenities within and outside the home,” said Schroeder.

The awards program is sponsored by Aprilaire, BSB Design, Builders Design, Gilbert & Sheppard, KTGY Architecture + Planning, Mary DeWalt Design Group and PCR.

View the complete list of this year’s gold and silver winners at the Best of 55+ Housing awards page.