Provo, Utah Home Receives ‘WOW! Award’ in National Design Competition


Washington, D.C. – January 22, 2015 – (RealEstateRama) — Mountain Villa, a luxury home located in Provo, Utah, has been selected as the recipient of the WOW! Award in the 2015 Best in American Living Awards (BALA) by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). Is has also been recognized by BALA as the 2015 Mountain Region winner.

The home was built and developed by Magleby Construction of Lindon, Utah. It was designed by Upwall Design, and its interior designer was Roxbury Studio, both based in Salt Lake City.

Mountain Villa’s distinctive design and majestic ambiance stood out among the strong field of competition. It features a rounded staircase and balcony, as well as round walls, ceilings, pocket doors and shower enclosures. It also boasts a library that is three stories tall.

BALA judges commented on the elegance of the round design carried throughout the home, noting an impressive amount of detail in every room.

In its 32nd year, BALA recognizes outstanding achievement by builders and design professionals in all sectors of the residential housing industry including single-family production, custom, rental, affordable, interiors, remodeling, community and international. Award winners were announced at the annual NAHB International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas.

Additional Information about the BALA program can be found at, including the 2015 BALA Portfolio, featuring a review of design trends and project photographs.

Stephanie Pagan
spagan (at) nahb (dot) org

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