Press Release | 3/28/2017

Hillwood Communities Honored by the Dallas Builders Association at 2017 McSAM Awards

Developer Received Nine Recognitions including ‘Best Overall Advertising Campaign’ and ‘Master-Planned Community of the Year’

March 28, 2017 [Dallas, Tex.]— Hillwood Communities, a Perot company, was awarded nine prestigious awards from the Dallas Builders Association. The McSAM awards recognize the top builders, developers and associates who have made a significant and creative contribution in residential marketing through specific achievements.

These nine awards for 2016 achievements were in recognition of the company’s Union Park and Harvest developments, located in Little Elm and Argyle, respectively.
Union Park, the 1,000-acre master-planned community in Little Elm, was awarded Best Billboard, Best Sales Office/Welcome Center, Best Graphic Continuity, Best Brochure for a Developer and Best Overall Advertising Campaign.
Harvest, the 1,150-acre master-planned, mixed-use development located on the historic Faught family farm in Northlake/Argyle, received awards for Best TV Campaign, Lifestyle Director of the Year, Best Lifestyle Annual Program and Master-Planned Community of the Year.

“We are truly honored to be recognized for our Union Park and Harvest communities. These awards are a great testament to our valued builder partners and the dedication and creative talents of all of our teams including development, sales, marketing and lifestyle,” said Hillwood Communities President Fred Balda. “Hillwood Communities has nearly thirty years of development experience and we are committed to fostering connection, stewardship and well-being across all of our communities in Dallas-Fort Worth and surrounding areas.”

About Hillwood

Hillwood, a Perot company, is a premier commercial and residential real estate developer, investor and advisor of properties throughout North America and Europe. With a diverse portfolio of properties and home to many of the world’s leading companies, Hillwood is committed to bringing long-term value to our customers, partners and the communities we serve.

Through its Communities division, Hillwood has delivered more than 25,000 single-family lots in 80 master-planned communities that continue to raise the bar in terms of quality, innovation, and the unmistakable sense of community that sets each property apart. Before laying the physical groundwork for any new residential development, Hillwood Communities takes the time to focus on the ideals that draw people together — and the everyday interactions that strengthen those bonds. By purposefully designing its walkways, gathering spaces, and structural amenities to spark spontaneous encounters and foster shared interests, Hillwood Communities creates community in every sense. For more information, please visit