Awards & Honors

Below are a few of the awards that have been presented to Lew Oliver Inc or in partnership with our development partners

  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2006
  • 2005
  • 2004
  • 2003
  • 2001
  • 2000
To Be Announced
Greater Atlanta Home builders Association Gold Winner, 2011
Single Family Dettached $800,000 and Above, All Builders
CNU CHARTER AWARD 2010
SOUTHLANDS, VANCOUVER CANADA,
DUANY PLATER-ZYBERK TOWNPLANNERS, award recipient
LEW OLIVER, INC. DESIGN consultant

CNU Charter Award 2010
ATLANTA REGIONAL COMISSION, LIFELONG COMMUNITIES CHARETTE
DUANY PLATER-ZYBERK TOWNPLANNERS, award recipient
LEW OLIVER, INC. DESIGN Consultant
Greater Atlanta Home builders Association Gold Winner, 2009
Single Family Attached $500,000 and Above, All Builders
Best in American Living (BALA) Awards, 2006

Sponsored by Professional Builder magazine and the National Association of Home builders
Platinum Winner for Best Single-Family Detached Home 3,001 to 4,000 s/f.
Silver Winner, Best Single-Family Detached Home1,801-2,400 s/f
Best Suburban Smart Growth Neighborhood of the Year

Greater Atlanta Home builders Association Gold Winner, 2006
Single Family Detached $370,000 to $419,999 of Builders +100 homes per year
Single Family Detached $420,000 to $469,999 of Builders +100 homes per year
Single Family Detached $470,000 to $519,999 of Builders +100 homes per year
Single Family Detached $520,000 to $599,999 of Builders +100 homes per year
Best Building Design Detached Model $450,000 and Above
Single Family Attached $200,000 to $249,999, All Builders
Single Family Attached $300,000 and Above, All Builders

Greater Atlanta Home builders Association Silver Winner, 2006
Single Family Detached $520,000 to $599,999 of Builders +100 homes per year
City of Roswell and the Roswell Historic Preservation Commission Multi-Family Infill Award for Founder’s Mill, 2005
City of Roswell and the Roswell Historic Preservation Commission Mixed Use Infill Award for Canton Street Walk, 2005
Greater Atlanta Home builders Association Gold Winner, 2005
Single Family Detached $370,000 to $419,999 of Builders +100 homes per year
Single Family Detached $420,000 to $469,999 of Builders +100 homes per year
Single Family Detached $470,000 to $519,999 of Builders +100 homes per year
Single Family Detached $520,000 to $599,999 of Builders +100 homes per year
Best Building Design Detached Model $450,000 and Above
of Builders +100 homes per year
Single Family Attached $200,000 to $249,999, All Builders
Single Family Attached $300,000 and Above, All Builders

Greater Atlanta Home builders Association Silver Winner, 2005
Single Family Detached $520,000 to $599,999
Builders doing +100 homes per year--community: Ridenour
Greater Atlanta Home builders Association Gold Winner, 2004
Best Sales Center 600 square feet and Above
Best New Townhouse Project $300,000 and Above
Association Gold Winner, 2003
Single Family Detached $320,000 to $369,999

Greater Atlanta Home builders Association Silver Winner, 2003,
Single Family Detached, $320,000 to $369,999
Single Family Detached, $420,000 to $469,999


 Best On-Site Signage
New American Home Designer of the Southern Accents Show House, Rosemary Beach, Florida, 2001
Westin’s Best in Brand worldwide for the Grand Bohemian Hotel, Orlando, Florida, 2000
Interior design team

Testimonials

Incredible, Amazing, Beautiful
“Drove through Vickery last week. Incredible, Amazing, Beautiful. Congratulations!”

– Jerry W. Spangler

Principal, Tunnell Spangler Walsh
He is delightful to work with
“Lew really understands perspective and historical accuracy. He is delightful to work with, and is very open to considerations and changes. He is flexible and always on time. The house he designed for us presold completely furnished. It was a delightful project and a big success. We would most definitely like to work with him on future projects.”

– David Vaughn
Director of Southern Marketing and Director of Home Projects, Southern Accents
highly marketable heirlooms
“I have built Lew Oliver-designed homes for half a decade. They are beautiful, highly marketable heirlooms--simply, the best in the business”

– Pam Sessions
President, Hedgewood Homes and past President, The National Home builders Association, Hedgewood Homes
Lew has an incredible eye
“I have had the good fortune to work with Lew Oliver on many design charrettes for New Urban communities. Lew has an incredible eye, and our collaborations are always refreshing. I never fail to learn from his unparalleled knowledge ...”

– Eric Moser
Principal, Moser Design Group, Inc.
he is a pleasure to work with
“He is the fastest person of great talent that I know, and he is a pleasure to work with.”

– Andres Duany
Founding Co-Principal, Duany Plater-Zyberk
is instinctively appropriate
“Lew Oliver has a gift beyond the creative calculations, mechanics, and skills of the best designers. He is instinctively appropriate and knowledgeable. His highly distinguishable and innovative work reflects his extensive knowledge of and passion for classical design and art history. Lew is a rare artist in his field.”

– Julie Wilde
Designer and Consultant, The Grand Bohemian, Casa Monica, and The Mansion on Forsyth Park
He lives his work
“Lew Oliver demonstrates particular brilliance in his ability both to develop the overall concept of a living environment and to complete every integral design component. You would be hard-pressed to find a more multi-talented and creative individual. He lives his work, and this is evident the moment you experience one of his projects. His projects teach residents what balanced smart living means.”

– Laura Kessler
Hotelier, The Kessler Collection

Publicity

News paper and magazine articles featuring designs by or in conjunction with Lew Oliver Inc

Wall Street Journal
Builder Magazine
Atlanta Business Chronicle
New Urban News
Wall Street Journal
Pickens County Progress
Builder Magazine