Neighborhood Awards and Accolades

Awards and Recognition

Several national neighborhood awards programs and publications have recognized the exceptional attributes of NorthWest Crossing. From its inception, this Bend, Oregon neighborhood has worked to create a true sense of place for residents and visitors alike. Striving for sustainability and character, while connecting on numerous levels with the greater community, have helped make NorthWest Crossing what it is today.

Awards and Recognition:

2015, NorthWest Crossing featured in national magazine, Unique Homes

2014, Home of the Year by Northwest ENERGY STAR® Homes, awarded to Woodcraft Homes, a NorthWest Crossing Guild Builder

2013 Top 50 Master-Planned Communities in the United States by Where to Retire Magazine

2013 Big Chainring Award from the Deschutes County Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Committee

2012 Finalist in the Prettiest Painted Places National Award Program

2011 Environmental Center Sustainability Award

2010 Building a Better Central Oregon Award, Central Oregon Association of Realtors

2010 Natural Home Magazine’s Top Green Neighborhoods in the Nation

2009 New Urban Institute’s Award of Excellence Program, finalist

2008, PCBC Gold Nugget Award of Merit, Master-Planned Community of the Year

2008, Cottage Living Magazine’s Top Cottage Neighborhoods

2008, Grand Award for Green Building by the National Commercial Builders Council (NCBC)

2007, National Association of Homebuilders Green Building Award, awarded to W.H. Hull Company, part of the NorthWest Crossing Builders’ Guild

2006, Most Successful Development in Oregon by BUILDERnews magazine

While we love to see the accolades, sometimes the greatest reward is seeing smiling faces on our sidewalks!