Development of the Year

We are pleased to announce Our City's Development of the Year competition, which will recognize the commercial and residential projects that improved their local community through exceptional planning, creative design and high-quality construction. 

Categories include: 

1. Best Commercial Project under 20,000 square feet

2. Best Commercial Project over 20,000 feet

3. Best Multifamily Project under 30 units

4. Best Multifamily Project greater than 30 units

5. Best Affordable Housing Project

Judging criteria: The entries will be judged on a number of criteria, including aesthetics, sustainability, how well the project blends into the surrounding environment and the developer’s vision for the project and how well he or she carried it out.

To be eligible: Projects must be located in San Diego County, and must have been completed between January 2015 and June 2016. 

Other info: There is no fee to enter. The award will recognize the developer, architect and builder, with winning projects profiled in the September/October issue of Our City. 

How to enter: Click below to request an entry form.

Click here for the Affordable Housing Project category.

Click here for all other categories.

Deadline for entry forms: August 19, 2016

Questions? Contact Mike Stetz at