Low-Rise Apartment - (Condo or Rental, up to 4 storeys)

GOHBA Housing Design Awards 2022 | GOHBA Housing Design Awards


This category refers to a low-rise building up to 4 storeys, either condo or rental apartments. In order to be considered production, at least one suite floorplan must be repeated more than once.

Entry Requirements

Digital Photos

  • 1 photograph of your main project image. This photo will be used for all awards/media purposes.
  • 5 – 10 photographs showing interior views of the building, including common areas, amenities, lobby and units
  • 1 or 2 photographs showing exterior views or renderings of the building and surroundings
  • Please note that photos should be 300 dpi resolution and may be resized to facilitate loading for judges. Photos should be a maximum of 10 megabytes. 
  • Each photo should be given a unique name or number for identification purposes

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.

Criterion Weight
Aesthetics/Appeal 20.0%
Functionality 20.0%
Innovation/Unique Design 20.0%
Cohesiveness 20.0%
Creative Use of Space 20.0%