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KTGY Projects Receive Recognition For Best Community, Best Attached Home & Best
By Anne Monaghan / Monaghan Communications
Dated: Apr 28, 2008
BIA of So. CA and HBA of No. CA have recognized KTGY as a finalist in six categories in the prestigious
MAME Awards competition including Best Community, Best Attached Home & Best Architectural Design.
IRVINE, CALIF. - Award winning KTGY GROUP, INC., is pleased to announce that the Building
Industry Association (BIA) of Southern California and the Home Builders Association (HBA) of Northern
California have recognized KTGY as a finalist in six categories in the prestigious MAME Awards
competition including Best Community, Best Attached Home and Best Architectural Design.
“We are quite proud of the fact that KTGY has consistently been recognized over the years for its expertise
in high-density, attached housing and urban infill solutions, as well as ‘green’ architecture,” said KTGY’s
Jill Williams, AIA, principal and designer. “It is all about balancing the density, lifestyle, parking,
construction costs, style and eco-friendly design. The ‘Rowtown’ typology used in our project, Vantage of
Palo Alto in Palo Alto, Calif., provides a detached feel in higher density housing, creating value and
desirability. Its eco-friendly design incorporates solar panels to aid in affordability plus green materials and
roof-integrated photovoltaics as a standard showcase of an eco-friendly package of green/energy-efficient
measures.” KTGY is a member of Build-It Green and U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC).
City Square, a high-density, urban-infill community of 102 townhomes in Escondido, California,
represents a pioneering revitalization effort in downtown Escondido, setting the standard for future
development in the downtown core area. The project provides superior purchase opportunities for buyers
seeking moderate pricing in one of the nation’s costliest regions, and the design and functional value that