You be the judge.

Choose from 14 projects from Ottawa’s best Home Builders, Renovators, Designers and Architects. Cast your vote each round to decide who should be crowned the Ottawa Citizen People’s Choice Award winner at GOHBA’s Housing Design Awards Gala this October!
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Final Round: Cast your vote before 11:59pm, October 1.

Select an entry to view full details.

Celebrating Excellence

Now in its 34th year, the Greater Ottawa Home Builders' Association’s Housing Design Awards celebrates our industry’s successes in innovation and quality of design and construction.

Our team of 13 judges from across the country have selected over 170 finalists. Over the next six weeks, we will feature these amazing projects at, and you will have the chance to vote on your favourite designs.

Round 1:Renovations + Design

Wednesday August 23 - Sunday August 27 

Round 2: Bathrooms

Wednesday August 30 - Sunday September 3 

Round 3: Kitchens

Wednesday September 6 – Sunday September 10 

Round 4: Custom Homes

Wednesday September 13 – Sunday September 17 

Round 5: Production Homes + Condos

Wednesday September 20 – Sunday September 24

Final Round : Wednesday, September 27 – Sunday October 1

The top two entries from each round will compete to be crowned the Ottawa Citizen People’s Choice Award Winner during the week of the Ottawa Fall Home Show, where all of our finalists will be displayed.

Don’t miss your chance to see the incredible craftsmanship of GOHBA’s talented members and to cast your ballot for the next Ottawa Citizen People’s Choice Award winner!

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