Awards & Accolades

Those who call Anthem home know they live in a great community, but the outside world has taken notice, too. Through the years, Anthem has been recognized with various awards and accolades from regional and national organizations and publications. That recognition has included:

2016

  • Best Master Planned Community for Children, AZFoothills Magazine
  • Winner, calendar photo contest, National Recreation and Parks Association

2015

  • Anthem Veterans Memorial (AVM), finalist, Placemaking Art, CODAawards
  • Top 10 Phoenix neighborhood, Movoto
  • Finalist, magazine cover photo contest, National Recreation and Parks Association
  • Runner-up, MIX 96.9 Battle of the Burbs
  • Community Center aquatics, five-star rating, Starfish Aquatics Institute
  • Best Neighborhood to See Holiday Lights, Redfin
  • Winner, calendar photo contest, National Recreation and Parks Association
  • Top worldwide Facebook trending topic, Anthem Veterans Memorial (Veterans Day)

2014

  • Award of Distinction, Arizona Landscape Contractors Association
  • Anthem Civic Building, Best Projects Award for Interiors/Tenant Improvement – Southwest Region, Engineering News Record
  • Best Family Communities with a Community Pool, Arizona Homes
  • Best Neighborhood to See Holiday Lights, Redfin
  • Community Center aquatics, five-star rating, Starfish Aquatics Institute

2013

  • Community Center aquatics, five-star rating, Starfish Aquatics Institute

2012

  • AVM, Public Works Project of the Year Award for Structures Less Than $5 Million, Arizona Chapter of the American Public Works Association
  • AVM, Grand Award for Best Engineering and Environmental Consulting Project, American Consulting Engineers Companies
  • AVM, Historic Landmark Designation, Arizona Historical Society
  • Best Family Friendly Neighborhoods, Phoenix Magazine

2003

  • Best Place to Raise a Family, Parenting Magazine

2001

  • Best Master Planned Community in America, National Association of Home Builders
  • Best Master Planned Community, Home Builders Association of Central Arizona

2000

  • Best Master Planned Community, Home Builders Association of Central Arizona

1999

  • Builder of the Year, Professional Builder magazine