2017 Gold Nugget Awards

The 2017 Gold Nugget Awards were held on June 29th at the Pacific Coast Builders Conference in San Diego, California. We are tremendously honored to announce that two of our projects were selected as winners in this prestigious competition. Winners this year were chosen from a competitive field of 630 entries from around the world. The projects that won and the talented teams with whom we collaborated: Merit Awards for Axis Homes; Henderson, NV Landscape Architect: AndersonBaron Builder: Pardee Homes…

From Intern to Project Designer

  We are always excited to announce the latest news with our team here at AndersonBaron. Our very own Brandon Ramirez has recently graduated from Arizona State University, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Landscape Architecture – transitioning from Intern to Project Designer. What better way to share the good news than through the words of Brandon himself. Meet Brandon: 1. What does Landscape Architecture mean to you? To me, landscape architecture means designing an outdoor experience imperceptibly into…

National Association of Landscape Professionals 2016 Merit Award of Excellence

The Cane Island Amenity Village has been receiving industry recognition since its opening in early 2016. We have had the privilege to work with some incredibly talented teams, such as Jackson & McElhaney for architecture, EHRA for civil engineering, and with SpawGlass as the general contractor. It is an honor to be chosen for the National Association of Landscape Professionals 2016 Merit Award of Excellence; and we thank Yellowstone Landscape for submitting our work for this accolade. We enjoyed every…

Hello, Spring Training!

The sun was shining, the breeze was cool, and the company of guests could not be better. AndersonBaron and HilgartWilson picked the perfect day to host a lunch on the spacious patio at Salt River Fields in Scottsdale, Arizona. The day was not just about a spring training outing, where the Colorado Rockies faced the Texas Rangers, it was a day to show appreciation for our clients and industry peers. A big thank you to everyone that could make it…

Feature with Builder Online

  There is a change on the horizon with the design of residential communities and their amenities. Recreation has expanded past the clubhouse and has made its presence in every outdoor element of the neighborhood. Cane Island is the newest master planned community within the Greater Houston area that has really embraced amenities as an integral part of the comprehensive design. AndersonBaron’s skill for pulling inspiration from the natural environment, yielding beautiful landscape design, collaborates perfectly with Jackson & McElhaney…

The Eastmark Awesomefest 2016

Eastmark, the Heart and Hub of the East Valley, will be entertaining the community on Saturday April 9th, 2016 with The Eastmark Awesomefest. There will be plenty of “awesome” spectacles for children and adults alike. On stage will include entertainment from Velocity Circus Performance, Thaddeus Rose, Jared and the Mill, and Liquid Blue. Venture throughout The Eastmark Great Park to ride the Ferris wheel, giant slide, or zip line, or opt to get your face painted neon! There will be…

LASN Magazine Feature

The unique hardscape design of the Gammage Parkway project elevates the space into a true destination, and earned it a feature in the March issue of LASN Magazine. The construction of the Gammage Parkway Power Parasol on Arizona State University’s Tempe campus provided the opportunity for AndersonBaron to establish a new urban environment beneath the shaded solar structures. AndersonBaron was charged with restoring the 40-foot wide median to its former grandeur (it was an original gateway into campus) with colorful paving patterns, a beautiful…

St. Patty’s Day/March Madness Celebration

The odds of a perfect NCAA bracket are just 1 in 9.2 quintillion, however we found out that the odds for a delicious St. Patty’s day potluck at AndersonBaron are a whole lot higher! (We may have had some doubts the day before) Prime rib, green mashed potatoes, “leprechaun bait,” and much more kept us happy even as we watched our perfect brackets fall apart. Brian smoked and carved us up some delicious prime rib We had to break out…

Cane Island Grand Opening

The grand opening of Cane Island on March 5th and 6th provided future residents with a first look at the astounding amenity village located at the heart of the community. Attendees had the chance to tour the fourteen showcase model homes, enjoy live music by country performer Cooper Wade, and meet Hub, Cane Island’s four-legged, furry ambassador. The highlight of the weekend though was the reveal of the unique and luxe community amenities which provide ample opportunity for year-round activities.…

Troy Hansen Participates in the Valley Partnership Advocates Program

To quote Benjamin Franklin: “Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” Our very own Troy Hansen has been actively involved in the Valley Partnership Advocates program since last September, and he is learning a lot! Valley Partnership Advocates provides young professionals involved in the real estate development industry the opportunity and environment to interact with a variety of senior commercial executives from local and national developers. Within the small setting of…