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AWARDS

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AWARDS

Since 1993, Metro West Housing Solutions has received numerous awards for sustainable development and operations, outstanding provision of housing and services, exceptional marketing efforts, and for financially-sound and responsible organization administration and management.

2023

2023 West Colfax Legend Award (Metro West Housing Solutions)

2022

2022 NAHRO Award of Merit (Lamar Station Crossing Phase II)
2022 Colorado NAHRO Award (Lamar Station Crossing Phase II)
2022 Colorado NAHRO People Award (Resident Services Team, Residences at Creekside)

2021

2021 Colorado NAHRO Award (Sage Corner)
2021 Colorado NAHRO People Award (Resident Services & Property Management, Emergency Rental Assistance)

2020

2020 Housing Colorado Eagle Award (Indy Street Flats)

2019

2019 Colorado Urban Land Institute Impact Award in Innovation (Fifty Eight Hundred)
2019 Housing Colorado Eagle Award (Fifty Eight Hundred)
2019 National NAHRO Award of Excellence in Affordable Housing and Community Revitalization (Fifty Eight Hundred)
2019 National NAHRO Award of Merit in Affordable Housing and Community Revitalization (Fifty Eight Hundred)
2019 Colorado NAHRO Housing Development Award (Fifty Eight Hundred)
​2019 Colorado NAHRO Commissioner Service Award (Joan Smith)
2019 Affordable Housing Tax Credit Coalition Charles L. Edson Tax Credit Award (Fifty Eight Hundred)

2017

2017 American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) Ideas2 Award (Lamar Station Crossing’s Outdoor Classroom)
2017 National NAHRO Award of Excellence in Project Design (CityScape at Belmar)
2017 Mountain Plains/Colorado NAHRO Award for Housing Choice Voucher Programs 
2017 City of Lakewood Sustainability Award (CityScape at Belmar)

2016

2016 Jefferson County Economic Council’s Chairman’s Choice Award (Metro West Housing Solutions)
2016 Senior Housing News Design and Architecture Award for Best Affordable Housing (CityScape at Belmar)
2016 Housing Colorado People’s Choice Award (CityScape at Belmar)
2016 Charles L. Edson National Tax Credit Excellence Award for Urban/Metropolitan Development (Lamar Station Crossing)
2016 Mountain Plains Regional Council Award for Agency Publication 
2016 Mountain Plains Regional Council Award for Affordable Housing – Design (CityScape at Belmar)
2016 Colorado NAHRO Affordable Housing Design Award (CityScape at Belmar)

2015

2015 Mountain Plains Regional Council Award for Agency Publication (MWHS Infographic)
2015 Mountain Plains Regional Council Award for Affordable Housing – Design (Two Creeks Outdoor Classroom)
2015 National NAHRO Award of Excellence in Housing and Community Development (Two Creeks Outdoor Classroom)
2015 National NAHRO Award of Merit in Housing and Community Development (Two Creeks Outdoor Classroom)
2015 Colorado NAHRO Affordable Housing Design Award (Lamar Station Crossing)

2014

2014 AIA Architects’ Choice Award (Lamar Station Crossing)
2014 Housing Colorado People’s Choice Award (Lamar Station Crossing)
2014 Colorado Green Building Guild Multi-Family Project of the Year (Lamar Station Crossing)
2014 IEC National Award of Excellence in Electrical Construction (Lamar Station Crossing)
2014 Community Development Society Friend of the Community Development Award (Tami Fischer)
2014 National NAHRO Award of Merit in Housing and Community Development (Lamar Station Crossing)
2014 Mountain Plains Regional Council Award for Agency Publication and Affordable Housing – Innovation (2012 Annual Report)
2014 Mountain Plains Regional Council Award for Affordable Housing Innovation (Belmar Groves Renovation)
2014 Colorado NAHRO Outstanding Staff Member Award (Sabrina Pierre-Louis)
2014 Colorado NAHRO Energy and Green Building Award (Lamar Station Crossing)
2014 City of Lakewood Sustainability Award (Lamar Station Crossing)

2013

2013 Phoenix Award of Excellence in Brownfield Redevelopment (Lamar Station Crossing)

2012

2012 National NAHRO Administrative Innovation Award (Lamar Station Crossing)
2012 National NAHRO Affordable Housing Design Award (Creekside West)
2012 Metlife Award for Excellence in Affordable Housing (Residences at Creekside)

2011

2011 City of Lakewood Sustainability Award (Creekside West)
2011 Colorado NAHRO Affordable Housing Design Award (Creekside West)
2011 Colorado Renewable Energy Society Sustainable Design Award (Creekside West)
2011 Mountain Plains NAHRO Energy and Green Building Award (Creekside West)
2011 Mountain Plains NAHRO Commissioner’s Service Award (Joan Smith)
2011 APA Colorado Excellence Award (Lamar Station Crossing)
2011 City of Lakewood CY Choi Award (Lamar Station Crossing)

2010

2010 City of Lakewood Special Recognition Sustainability Award (575 Union)
2010 Colorado NAHRO Energy and Green Building Award (575 Union)
2010 Mountain Plains NAHRO Best Annual Report Award
2010 Mountain Plains NAHRO Innovation in Affordable Housing Award (Resident services programming/collaboration)

2008

2008 Housing Star Project of the Year (Residences at Creekside)
2008 Colorado NAHRO Special Achievement Organization Award
2008 Colorado NAHRO Green Building Award (first ever given for Green Building)
2008 Administrative Innovation Award from Colorado NAHRO
2008 National NAHRO Award of Merit for Project of the Year and Project Design (Residences at Creekside)
2008 Terrance Duvernay Award for Innovation HOME Investment Program
2008 Terrance Duvernay Award Project of Excellence (Residences at Creekside)

2007

2007 Colorado Renewable Energy Society’s Residential Project of the Year (Residences at Creekside)
For outstanding contribution to the design of a high-performance building through resources efficiency and renewable energy.
2007 Jefferson County Design Excellence Award (Residences at Creekside)
Recognizes and promotes creative and innovative site design.
2007 Housing Colorado NOW! Eagle Award (Residences at Creekside)
Housing Colorado NOW!’s top award recognizes outstanding leadership or accomplishments related to affordable housing and/or supportive services in Colorado.

2005

2005 National NAHRO Program Innovation Award
2005 National NAHRO Financial Fitness Award
2005 Terrence R Duvernay HOME Program Award of Excellence
2005 NAHRO Lakewood Financial Fitness Program
2005 National NAHRO Project Design Award (Willow Glen)

2004

2004 Mountain Plains NAHRO Best Newsletter Award
2004 National NAHRO Best Newsletter Award
2004 National NAHRO Affordable Housing Project Award (Willow Glen)
2004 Colorado NAHRO

2003

2003 National NAHRO President’s Award
2003 National NAHRO Community Recognition Award
2003 Mountain Plains NAHRO Community Recognition Award

1990s

 
1999 Neighborhood Crime Deterrent Program
1997 Preventative Maintenance Program
1996 Lakewood Kids Community Involvement Program
1995 A Partnership for Kids Program
1994 Administrative Innovation
1993 NAHRO Direct Client and Resident Services for Newland and Depew
1993 Newland/Depew Self-Sufficiency/Gang Prevention Program