The Beach Company announced it was awarded the 2021 Best in American Living Award (BALA) by The National Association of Home Builders Design Committee for two categories:
- “Development 8 Stories & Over, For Rent” and
- “Detached Home 2,501 – 3,000 sq. ft., Built for Sale.”
BALA is the building industry’s premier residential design awards program that spotlights the most creative and talented industry professionals who redefine design excellence for homes and communities nationally and internationally.
The Jasper (see featured image) earned the Gold Award for Development 8 Stories & Over, For Rent. Setting the architectural standard for large buildings in Charleston’s historic district, The Jasper is a 12-story mixed-use building offering 219 for-rent multifamily units, in addition to AAA-office space and first-floor retail with an enclosed parking garage. Its massing and detailing seamlessly blends innovative design with the elegance of other cherished neoclassical structures found throughout Charleston. Coupled with top-of-the-line amenities and unmatched views, The Jasper is a truly one-of-a-kind legacy project.
Kiawah River, a new waterfront community developed by The Beach Company near historic Charleston, earned the Silver Award for Detached Home 2,501 – 3,000 sq. ft., Built for Sale for its Swallow home plan. Built by JacksonBuilt Custom Homes and designed by Collin C. Cope, The Swallow brings classic cottage appeal with details abound and exemplifies true Southern style interpreted for modern living. Artisan trim boards and a metal roof creates charming curb appeal and a large front porch captures island breezes. Step inside to discover an impressive, vaulted family room leading to the kitchen featuring a generous island, dining nook and a grilling porch for seamless indoor/outdoor entertaining. Conveniently located on the first floor is a spacious owner’s suite with a large walk-in closet and spa bath. Two additional bedrooms, each with a full bath, are located on the second floor providing privacy for guests, a children’s suite or space for a quiet home office.