Since 2013, the DOE Housing Innovation Awards have honored the very best in innovation on the path to zero energy ready homes by recognizing forward-thinking builders delivering American homebuyers with a better homeowner experience. The 2022 Housing Innovation Award winners are listed below. These builders were honored at the awards ceremony held at the EEBA High Performance Home Summit in Scottsdale, Arizona. Read the DOE press release here

Congratulations to the 2022 Housing Innovation Award Winners!

Award winners at the 2022 HIA ceremony.
2022 Housing Innovation Award Winners at the EEBA Summit in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Winners in Affordable Homes

Habitat for Humanity North Central Connecticut - Hartford, CT

Energize Delaware ZeMod Program & Beracah Homes - Greenwood, DE- Grand Winner


Winners in Attached Homes

Garbett Homes - Salt Lake City, UT- Grand Winner

K. Hovnanian Northeast Division Inc. - Edison, NJ

McStain Neighborhoods - Denver, CO


Winners in Custom Homes for Buyer (< 2500 Square Feet)

Clifton View Homes - Coupeville, WA


Red Tree Builders - Asheville, NC

TC Legend Homes - Bellingham, WA- Grand Winner

Under the Sun Building and Remodeling - Greenwich, NY


Winners in Custom Homes for Buyer (> 2500 Square Feet)

Energy Vision Homes - Hollis, NH

Scott Norman LLC and WATERSHED - Fairhope, AL

S.D. Jessup Construction - Pilot Mountain, NC

Stockell Custom Homes - Eureka, MO

Tim O'Brien Homes - Pewaukee, WI

Zero Net Now - Esopus, NY- Grand Winner


Winners in Custom Homes on Spec 

C&B Custom Homes - Cottonwood, AZ

Charis Homes - North Canton, OH

SCC Group and WATERSHED - Fairhope, AL- Grand Winner


Winners in Production Homes

Healthy Communities - Williamsburg, VA

Insight Homes - Bridgeville, DE

K. Hovnanian Northeast Division Inc. - Edison, NJ

Mandalay Homes - Prescott, AZ

Providence Homes - Jacksonville, FL

Thrive Home Builders - Denver, CO- Grand Winner

Woodside Group - Salt Lake City, UT


Most Homes in the Year

Insight Homes - Bridgeville, DE


Special Awards

Mandalay Homes -  Advanced Building Concepts

Tim O'Brien Homes - Workforce Development



See award-winning homes on the DOE Tour of Zero!