Awards

The results of this relentless focus are reflected by the numerous national and local industry awards the firm has won, including the “Pillars of the Industry” award from the National Assn. of Home Builders for the nation’s best affordable housing community on three separate occasions.

2015

NAHB 50+ Housing Awards

Perris Station Senior Apartments, Perris, CA
Winner - Gold
Best 50+ Affordable Rental Community
Best 50+ Independant Living Community
Best 50+ Mixed use Community

 

NAHB Best In Green Awards

Finalist - Multifamily Category
Perris Station Apartments, Perris, CA

2014

Pillars of the Industry Awards / NAHB Multifamily

Best Creative Financing of an Affordable Housing Community - Winner
Perris Station Senior Apartments - Perris, CA

Best Rental Apartment Community - Non-Garden, Five Stories or Less - Finalist
Perris Station Senior Apartments - Perris, CA

Best Affordable Apartment Community - Finalist
Perris Station Senior Apartments - Perris, CA

Best Example of Green Building Concepts - Finalist
Perris Station Senior Apartments - Perris, CA

2013

SAGE Awards

“On the Boards” Project of the Year
Perris Station Apartments, Perris, CA

2011

PCBC - Gold Nugget Awards

Best Age Qualified Housing - Award of Merit
Ocean Breeze Apartments, Santa Monica, CA

Pillars of the Industry Awards / NAHB Multifamily

Multifamily Development Firm of the Year - Finalist
Highridge Costa Housing Partners, LLC

2010

Mulitfamily Executive Awards

Project of the Year: Senior - Winner
Ocean Breeze Apartments, Santa Monica, CA

Pillars of the Industry Awards / NAHB Multifamily

Best Affordable Apartment Community - Finalist
Gateway Apartments, San Diego, CA

2009

San Diego Housing Federation

Housing Project of the Year – Fewer than 50 Units - Winner
SDG&E Energy Efficiency & Sustainability Award - Winner
Gateway Apartments, San Diego, CA

PCBC - Gold Nugget Awards

Outstanding Mid Rise Apartment - Finalist
Gateway Family Apartments, San Diego, CA

Pillars of the Industry Awards / NAHB Multifamily

Best Affordable Apartment Community - Finalist
Gateway Apartments, San Diego, CA

Best Garden Apartment Community - Finalist
Gateway Apartments, San Diego, CA

Most Creative Financing of an Affordable Apartment Community - Finalist
Almaden Apartments, San Jose, CA

I. Donald Terner Prize

Gateway Family Apartments, San Diego, CA - Semi-Finalist

2008

Mulitfamily Executive Awards

Project of the Year: Low-Rise category - Merit Award
Project of the Year: Best Reuse of Land category - Winner
Gateway Family Apartments, San Diego, CA

Project of the Year: Affordable category - Merit Award
Project of the Year: Best Reuse of Land category - Merit Award
Almaden Apartments, San Jose, CA

Multi-Housing News - Design Excellence Awards

Affordable Housing for Rent Category - Honorable Mention / Merit Award
Gateway Family Apartments, San Diego, CA

Affordable Housing for Rent Category - Finalist
Almaden Apartments, San Jose, CA

Seniors: Active Adult/55+ Category - Finalist
Dorado Senior Apartments, Buena Park, CA

Pillars of the Industry Awards / NAHB Multifamily

Best Affordable Apartment Community - Finalist
Almaden Apartments - San Jose, CA

Most Creative Financing of An Affordable Apartment Community - Finalist
Almaden Apartments - San Jose, CA

Most Creative Financing of An Affordable Apartment Community - Finalist
Dorado Senior Apartments, Buena Park, CA

2007

Pillars of the Industry Awards / NAHB Multifamily

Best Creative Financing - Community of the Year - Winner
Dorado Senior Apartments, Buena Park, CA

Multifamily Executive Awards

Project of the Year - Affordable - Winner
Dorado Senior Apartments, Buena Park, CA

Multi-Housing News - Design Excellence Awards

Public/Private Partnership Category - Finalist
Dorado Senior Apartments, Buena Park, CA

NAHB/50+ Housing Council

Multifamily Housing Common Area Interior Design
Income Qualified Rental - Silver Achievement Award

Multifamily Housing Overall Community
Income Qualified Rental - Silver Achievement Award
Dorado Senior Apartments, Buena Park, CA

SAGE Awards

Project of the Year - Winner
Dorado Senior Apartments Buena Park, CA

Real Estate Forum - Industry’s 100 Leading Companies

Simpson Housing Solutions, LLC.

2006

NAHB Seniors Housing Council: Gold Achievement Award

"On the Boards" - Affordable Rental Apartments
Dorado Senior Apartments - Buena Park, CA

2005

NAHB Seniors Housing Council: Gold Achievement Award

Multifamily Housing Overall Community - Affordable Rental Apartments
Regency Place Senior Apartments, Anderson, CA

2004

NAHB Seniors Housing Council: Gold Achievement Award

Multifamily Housing Overall Community - Affordable Rental Apartments
Mountain View Senior Apartments, Ontario, CA

Pillars of the Industry Awards / NAHB Multifamily & Multi-Housing News

Best Affordable Apartment Community - Finalist
Northgate Apartments, Salt Lake City, UT

Pillars of the Industry Awards / NAHB Multifamily & Multi-Housing News

Best Garden Apartment Community Secondary Market (4 stories & under) - Finalist
Mountain View Senior Apartments, Ontario, CA

Pillars of the Industry Awards / NAHB Multifamily & Multi-Housing News

Best Affordable Apartment Community - Winner
Mountain View Senior Apartments, Ontario, CA

2003

Professional Builder Magazine & NAHB Design Committee

Mountain View Senior Apartments, Ontario, CA - Best in American Living Award

National Association of Local Housing Finance Agencies

Mountain View Senior Apartments, Ontario, CA - Home Award Winner

Gold Nugget Awards / Professional Builder Magazine and NAHB

Mountain View Senior Apartments, Ontario, CA - Award of Merit

Bozeman Beautification Advisory Board

Award for Excellence in the Category of Multi-Family Housing
Bridger Apartments - Bozeman, Montana

2002

SAGE Awards

Center Pointe Villas, Norwalk, CA - Project of the Year

The Affordable Housing Legacy of the 2002 Olympic Winter Games

Presented by Fannie Mae and the Salt Lake Organizing Committee for the 2002 Olympic Winter Games

2000

LINC Housing, Seventh Annual

A Tribute to Affordable Housing Leaders, Gold Sponsor

Gold Nugget Awards / Professional Builder Magazine and NAHB

Best Affordable Project - Award of Merit
The Garden Court at De La Vina, Santa Barbara, California

Gold Nugget Awards / Professional Builder Magazine and NAHB

Best Seniors Project - Assisted Living - Award of Merit
The Garden Court at De La Vina, Santa Barbara, California

Gold Nugget Awards / Professional Builder Magazine and NAHB

Grand Award for Best Affordable Project
The Garden Court at De La Vina, Santa Barbara, California

SAGE (“Senior Achievement and General Excellence”) Award Winner - Seniors Housing Council of Southern California

Michael A. Costa, Simpson Housing Solutions, LLC

Pillars of the Industry Awards / NAHB Multifamily & Multi-Housing News

Most Creative Financing of a Multifamily Development - Finalist
Villa Savannah/Stonegate Apartments, San Jose, CA

Pillars of the Industry Awards / NAHB Multifamily & Multi-Housing News

Reilly Mortgage Group Best Affordable Multifamily Community
Villa Savannah/Stonegate Apartments, San Jose, CA

Pillars of the Industry Awards / NAHB Multifamily & Multi-Housing News

Freddie Mac Builder of the Year - Michael A. Costa

Best of Seniors Housing/NAHB National Council on Seniors’ Housing

Harmony Creek Senior Apartments

1999

Multifamily Executive - Builder of the Year

Michael A. Costa

13th Annual BUILDER 100

Multifamily Home Builder

National Council on Seniors Housing

Eighth Annual Best of Seniors Housing Awards Program
Excellence in Seniors’ Housing/Affordable Seniors’ Housing
Harmony Creek Senior Apartments, Orange, CA - Honorable Mention Award

Pillars of the Industry Awards

Reilly Mortgage Group Best Affordable Multifamily Community
Harmony Creek Senior Apartments, Orange, CA

1998

A Decade of Affordable Housing 1988-1998

From The City of San Jose, CA
Recognition of Canoas Terrace, Stonegate, and Villa Savannah
All located in San Jose, CA

The Best of Seniors Housing Award Program

NAHB National Council on Seniors Housing
Gold Seal Award for “On the Boards-Active”
Norwalk Senior Apartments, Norwalk, CA

Gold Nugget Award - Presented by BUILDER Magazine

Best in the West/Award of Merit
In Recognition of Excellence and Value for Best Affordable Housing Project - Attached 4 or more stories
Harmony Creek Senior Apartments, Orange, CA

LINC Housing:A Tribute to Affordable Housing Leaders, Platinum Sponsor

October 15, 1998