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2021 Edison Award

Babcock Ranch was named a Gold Winner as a “Game Changer” in the sustainability category of the Edison Awards. This prestigious annual competition honors the world’s top innovators and entrepreneurs. According to the Edison Awards: “[Winners] are chosen as the ‘best of the best’ within their respective categories by some of the world’s top senior business executives, designers, academics and innovation leaders.”


BIA Masterplanned Community

Babcock Ranch was named Master Planned Community of the Year by the Lee Building Industry Association at its 2020 Industry Awards recognizing excellence in marketing, design, construction and sales. Babcock Ranch also earned Pinnacle Awards in three additional developer categories, including Best Newspaper Ad or Insert, Best Corporate Video, and Best Realtor Promotion.

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Ideal-LIVING 2020 “Best of the Best Eco-Friendly Communities”

In 2020, Babcock Ranch was awarded as one of the “Best Eco-Friendly Communities” in Ideal-LIVING’s Best of the Best 2020 Community Awards. According to Ideal-LIVING: “These communities were designed with the desire to preserve the environment around them. Whether they have designated land as nature preserves, have solar-powered homes, or save energy, water, and other resources, these communities provide eco-friendly spaces.”

More Awards

  • Dept. of Environmental Protection’s 2018 Domestic Plant Operations Excellence Award for Drinking Water Plant Operations
  • 2018 Certified Platinum “Florida Green” Community, Florida Green Building Coalition
  • 2018 “Hive 50” designee for leading strategy in housing innovation, vision and economics
  • 2018 Designated as a “Crew Friendly City” by This Spaceship Earth for comprehensive environmental approach to development
  • Ideal-LIVING 2017 “Best of the Best Eco-Friendly Communities”
  • 2007 Council for Sustainable Florida’s Sustainable Florida Legacy Award