Metropolitan Builders Association: 2022 MBA annual Recognition Award winners announced

WAUKESHA, Wis. (October 25, 2022) – The “Best of the Best” in the Milwaukee area building industry were formally honored on Thursday October 20th as the Metropolitan Builders Association (MBA) held its Annual Awards Dinner. The gala event, which was held at the Marriott Milwaukee West in Waukesha, honored builders who put forward an amazing 2022 Parade of Homes at Twin Pine Farm in the Town of Lisbon and at Stone Ridge in the Village of Merton. Among this year’s top winners announced at the banquet were:

Builder of the Year          Shelly Basso          Aspen Homes
Associate of the Year      Dave Glisczinski    Litho-Craft Co.
Rookie of the Year           Sarajane Trier       Bell Bank Mortgage
In addition, the following builders were also recognized:

                                          TWIN PINE FARM

Developer                        Point Real Estate LLC

Best Exterior – Design                             J&J Custom Homes        “The Roosevelt”
Best Exterior- Landscape/Hardscape      Korndoerfer Homes         “The Summerhill”
Best Interior Decorating                          J&J Custom Homes         “The Roosevelt”
Best Floorplan                                         Perthel Homes                 “The Walnut”
Best Kitchen                                            Perthel Homes                  “The Walnut”
Best Family Living Area                          Aspen Homes                   “The Sienna”
Best Master Suite                                   Korndoerfer Homes          “The Summerhill”
Best Overall Home – Bronze                  Perthel Homes                   “The Walnut”
Best Overall Home – Silver                    Aspen Homes                     “The Sienna” 
Best Overall Home – Gold                      J&J Custom Homes           “The Roosevelt”
PEOPLE’S CHOICE                                Perthel Homes                   “The Walnut”                        


Developer                                                Tri-Quist, Inc.

Best Exterior – Design                             Espire Homes                “The Sequoia”
Best Exterior- Landscape/Hardscape      Alesci Homes                 “The Alinea”
Best Interior Decorating                           Demlang Builders           “The Jenna”
Best Floorplan                                          Espire Homes                 “The Sequoia”
Best Kitchen                                             Anderson Homes            “The Makena”
Best Family Living Area (tie)                    Demlang Builders            “The Jenna”
                                                                 Espire Homes                  “The Sequoia”
Best Master Suite                                    Demlang Builders             “The Jenna”
Best Overall Home – Bronze                   Anderson Homes              “The Makena”
Best Overall Home – Silver                     Espire Homes                    “The Sequoia” 
Best Overall Home – Gold                       Demlang Builders              “The Jenna”
PEOPLE’S CHOICE                                Demlang Builders              “The Jenna”

“Congratulations to all of this year’s winners for their outstanding craftsmanship at this year’s Parade of Homes,” said Michal Bauman, president of the Metropolitan Builders Association (MBA).  “We look forward to seeing some of these builders participating in the 2023 Home Building and Remodeling Show at State Fair Park, January 13-15, 2023.”

The Metropolitan Builders Association, located in Waukesha, Wis., is a not-for-profit trade association that represents nearly 1,000 companies involved in the construction, development, and remodeling of single and multifamily housing and light commercial property in Waukesha, Washington, Ozaukee, Jefferson, and Milwaukee counties. Collectively, its members employ tens of thousands of workers in the Milwaukee area and conduct millions of dollars of business each year. For more information, visit or the Metropolitan Builders Association’s Facebook page.