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Awards and Recognition

 

NATIONAL AWARD WINNING BUILDER - ROBERT LORD



GRADUATE MASTER BUILDER

National Association of Home Builders
Robert is 1 of 8 in the State of Florida with this designation for 2013



CERTIFIED GREEN PROFESSIONAL

National Association of Home Builders
Robert is 1 of 186 in the State of Florida with this designation for 2013



EPA Energy Star 100% Commitment
Builder
Robert is 1 of 117 in the State of Florida for 2013


AWARDS

2010 Readers’ Choice Awards
Best Home Builder

2009 Icon Award of Excellence Gold Award
New Construction over $4,000,000

2009 Icon Award of Excellence Gold Award
Green Design

2008 Key Award for Excellence
Architectural Design

2008 Key Award for Excellence
New Construction

2008 Sammy Award
Public Relations/Most Creative Campaign

2008 Agent’s Choice Award
Favorite Eco-Friendly Residential Project

2008 Charlemagne Award
Community Development

2008 Community Development Award
“The Ultimate Green House”

2007 Crystal Key Award
Innovation

2007 Gold Innovative Design Award
New Construction

2007 Pacesetter National Award
Innovation

 

SHOWCASE

International Builder Show Las Vegas 2009


TELEVISION

Guest Host for the “Builder and Buyer” show featured in 2008


RADIO

Guest for ”The Mighty House” 92.5, 92.7 & 99.9 (9 FM) show featured in 2008-2009


SPEAKER/INSTRUCTION

Westwood College 2010

Wilbur Wright College 2009

NAHB WASHINGTON D.C. 2008

NAHB FOUNDING 20 CLUBS 2007

    

MEDIA

Chicago Tribune
Stangenes, Sharon. “Big Ideas part of the plan for the ‘green home” 15 June 2007.
Beatty, Allison. “Where the hearth is” 16 November 2007.
Beatty, Allison. “Kitchen selections no snap” 23 November 2007.
Beatty, Allison. “Kitchen may call for paint or stain” 28 December 2007.
Beatty, Allison. “Cabinet colors taking a fresh turn” 25 January 2008.
“Builder crafts ultimate green home” February 2008.
Beatty, Allison. “Be wary of too-soft wood types” 8 February 2008.
“In the News Children’s Hospital Green Estate Tour to benefit Charity” 7 November 2008

Special to the Tribune
Beatty, Allison E. “Cabinet colors taking a fresh turn” Newsday.com, 25 January 2008.
Beatty, Allison E. “Cabinet colors taking a fresh turn” Themorningcall.com, 25 January 2008.
Beatty, Allison E. “Cabinet colors taking a fresh turn” Baltimoresun.com, 25 January 2008.
Beatty, Allison E. “Be wary of too-soft wood types” DailyPress.com, 8 February 2008.

Triblocal & St. Charles Triblocal
“Lord General Contractors crafts the ultimate green home” 13 June 2007.
“Lord General Contractors honored for innovation by national magazine” 22 August 2007.
“Ultimate green home debuts in St. Charles” 18 August 2008.

Toronto National Post
Greer, Shelly Sanders. “Energy savings attracts buyers” 14 December 2007.
Greer, Shelly Sanders. “They search the best in business and you can, too, for your home” 14 December 2007.

Sun Times News Group
“Ultimate ‘green home’ ready at Red Oaks” 31 March 2007.
“Green mansion opens for charity” 21 October 2008.
“Green home tour in St. Charles to benefit hospital” 29-31 October 2008.

Daily Herald
Twohey, Norrine. “Movers and Shakers” 5 August 2007.
Donovan, Deborah. “Builders turn to auction as an alternative” 3 November 2007.
Murphy, Jean. “Hands-on home builder wears many hats” 15 December 2007.
“Lord knows his business” 16 December 2007
“Home Designs Honored with Key Awards” 20 October 2007.
Giewald, Sherry. “Newest houses build a better environment” 27 September 2008.
“Green estate tour to benefit children’s hospital” 7 November 2008.

Kane County Chronicle
“Builder crafts the Ultimate Green Home” 31 March 2007.
Bilyk, Jonathan. “Builder’s ‘green’ mansion” 13 August 2007.
Bilyk, Jonathan. “Lord-sized homes will be auctioned” 9 October 2007.

Northwest News Group
Kuyper, J.E. “Green Giant” 31 March 2007.
Kuyper, J.E. “Robert Lord sets pace for ‘green’ home building” 11 August 2007.
Kuyper, Jerry. “Green Home loaded with golden goodies” 20 August 2008.

Pioneer Press
“Lord General Contractors crafts the Ultimate Green Home” 4/5 April 2007.
“Lord General Contractors honored for innovation by national magazine” 29/30 August 2007.

The Beacon News
“Ultimate ‘green home’ ready at Red Oaks” 31 March 2007.
Moran, Denise. “Keen on Green” 16 November 2008.

The Courier News
“Ultimate ‘green home’ ready at Red Oaks” 31 March 2007.

Walker, Janelle
“Home, green Home” 17 August 2008.

The Herald News
“Ultimate ‘green home’ ready at Red Oaks” 31 March 2007.

The Republican
“Lord General Contractors Honored for Innovation by National Magazine” 9 August 2007.

The Business Ledger
“People on the Move” 6 August 2007.

Chicago Magazine
Rodkin, Dennis. “All Wrapped Up Tight” Chicago Magazine.  April 2007.

Professional Builder
Oliver, Felicia. “Innovative Green Home Sprouts Up in the Midwest” April 2, 2007

Custom Home Magazine
Drueding, Meghan. “2007 Pacesetter Awards” Custom Home Magazine. July 1, 2007.

Northern Lights
“Meet a Member” Northern Lights. August 2007.

Residential Design and Build
Alley, Maureen. “Structuring the Future” Residential Design and Build. September 6, 2007.

Smart Homeowner Magazine
McNally, Trevor. “Luxury Home Builders Go Green” Smart Homeowner Magazine. November/December 2007.

Chicago Agent
Snyder, K.K. “Going Green, Building Green” 28 July 2008.
“On the Scene” 16 August 2008.
“Ultimate Green home debuts in St. Charles” 20 August 2008.
“2008 Agent’s Choice Awards” 17 November 2008.

From House to Home
Wrenn, Paula. “Achieving Balance” August/September 2008.

Furniture Today
Pantaleo, Susan. “Going green is the next luxury” 15 September 2008.

MidwestBusiness.com
“New Green Home Event in St. Charles, Ill. Stands to Benefit Children’s Hospital” 27 October 2008.

The St. Charles Sun
Moran, Denise. “Keen on Green” 16 November 2008.

The Homer Horizon
“Green home tour in St. Charles to benefit children’s hospital” 23 October 2008.

Tinley Junction
“Green home tour in St. Charles to benefit children’s hospital” 23 October 2008.

Orland Park Prairie
“Green home tour in St. Charles to benefit children’s hospital” 23 October 2008.

Frankfort Station
“Green home tour in St. Charles to benefit children’s hospital” 23 October 2008.

Mokena Messenger
“Green home tour in St. Charles to benefit children’s hospital” 23 October 2008.

New Lenox Patriot
“Green home tour in St. Charles to benefit children’s hospital” 23 October 2008.

Showcase
“Hurd Windows Factor Prominently with Robert Lord”  20 January 2009
“Flash & Foil Hybrid Insulation System Project Profile” April 2010
Mitch Levinson “Green Homes Coming into their own” 11 April 2012
Jill Richardson “West Suburban Living Home Movies” June 2008
ELF Foundation “Creating Rooms of Magic” 9 May 2009