Custom Home 2,000 ft2 or more

GOHBA Housing Design Awards 2021 | GOHBA Housing Design Awards


The category of Custom Home is defined as a one of a kind custom home located outside of the greenbelt.  The category of Custom Urban Home is defined as a one of a kind custom home located in an urban City of Ottawa neighbourhood, within the inner boundary of the greenbelt.  Click here for a map.  If a finished basement is an included feature in the home's design then it should be added to the calculation of the overall square footage.

Entry Requirements

Please note that the Architect, Architectural Designer or Builder must be included as a submitter or co-submitter for all "B" Category entries

Digital Photos 

Written submission -  The written submission should tell us how and why this design was so successful. 

PDF of the site plan/floor plan - 
Any drawings and floor plans submitted MUST include the following:
•Overall room area and dimensions must be shown
•Key components must be identified, including cabinetry, appliances, sinks, etc.
Keep in mind that proper line weights and presentation style drawings are encouraged. 3D views and colour renderings are permitted to enhance the intent of the design.