Sweetwater, the 1,400-acre new-home community in the Lake Travis area, received the top community award, "Best Overall Community (Over 300 Units)," at the 2014 Sales and Marketing (MAX) Excellence Awards annual event gala held Saturday, April 5, at the Hyatt Regency Austin.
The distinguished award, given by the Home Builders Association of Greater Austin, recognizes the achievement in community vision, planning, amenities and overall execution.
Sweetwater also took home two top marketing awards for "Best Radio Ad" and "Best Special Sales Promotion." Sweetwater’s award-winning radio commercial features music by Austin singer/songwriter Erin Ivey. The special promotion award was for the community’s $25,000 “Cash for College” giveaway last summer.
Developed by Wheelock Communities, Sweetwater is located off of Hwy 71 West, five minutes west of RR 620. The community offers new homes from the mid $200s to $700s by leading builders including Ashton Woods, Chesmar, Coventry, David Weekley, River Oaks, Ryland, Taylor Morrison and Drees Custom Homes. The Welcome Center and model homes are open daily. For more information, visit www.sweetwaterliving.com.