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Honors, Awards, and Recognition for ONIC and ONIC projects

National Awards
Eight national awards including:

Bank of America Neighborhood Excellence Initiative Neighborhood Builder Award , 2007 ($200,000 prize)
APA National Planning Excellence Award for Innovation in Neighborhood Planning in Honor of Jane Jacobs – won by City of Winter Park and included Railroad Avenue Residences, 2007
National Assn. of Home Builders Pillars of the Industry Award for Most Creative Financing , City View, 2005
Best in American Living, HUD Secretary Award for Excellence – Gold Award , Villages of Southport, 1999
Nat. Assn. of Housing & Redevelopment Officials Award of Merit in Housing & Community Development , Railroad Avenue Residences, 2005, Hampton Park, 2006
International Downtown Association Special Achievement Award , Callahan-Arlington Heights, 1993

State Awards
Seven state awards including:

Florida Chapter APA Award of Excellence, Callahan Oaks, 1989
Florida Assn. of Housing & Redevelopment Officials Excellence in Design , Callahan Oaks, 1989 and Best Practice, Railroad Avenue Residences, 2003
Florida Housing Coalition Success Story , Villages of Southport, 1999 and City View, 2003

Local Awards
   Twenty-six local awards including:

Orlando Healthy Community Initiative Champion of Sustainability , 2005
Walt Disney World , Awards for Social Community Service and Youth Development programs, 1989, 1995, 2005, 2006, 2007, and 2011.
Downtown Orlando Partnership Golden Brick Award , 15 awards for contributions to quality of life in Downtown Orlando, 1985-2006
Orange County Design Excellence Award , City View, 2007


ONIC's housing efforts have been featured in the following publications:

•Professional Builder magazine
•Architecture magazine
•Urban Land magazine
•Florida Trend magazine
•Planning magazine
•Orlando magazine
•New Urban Living magazine

•Orlando Business Journal
•The Orlando Sentinel
•Journal of Housing
•Housing and Development Reporter
•Affordable Housing Finance
•Housing Policy Debate
•Travel Host Magazine


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