1613 Hanover Ave

Hotel John Marshall to host 2012 Gold Hammer Awards

The nominees for Better Housing Coalition’s 2012 Golden Hammer Awards have been announced and include entrees across Richmond in 3 categories (Residential Renovation, Commercial Renovation, and Urban Infill). The 13th annual Golden Hammer Awards will honor professionals whose work enhances the Richmond region through revitalization, quality design, blight reduction and historic preservation.

The folks at Better Housing Coalition are looking forward to recognizing the nominees and winners on November 8 at the Hotel John Marshall with a Hollywood-style, red carpet affair and after-party featuring dinner and live music. Tom Silvestri, publisher of the Richmond Times-Dispatch, will serve as master of ceremonies. The Better Housing Coalition will also honor Susan Dewey, executive director of the Virginia Housing and Development Authority, as its Groundbreaker for 2012 at the ceremony.

Tickets are $100 each and are available at

Gold Hammer Award Nominees

Winners to be announced at the event on November 8th


1613 Hanover Ave

1435 North 32nd Street

4100 Oakleaf Road

3211 Seminary Avenue

4416 Stuart Ave

1513 West Cary Street

1201-1203 Willow Street

7145 South Drive

2621-2623 Q Street


814 East Main Street

2010 East Main Street


Hotel John Marshall

Manchester Motor Works (616 Hull Street)


Unity Church (800 Blanton Street)

Singer Apartments (205-207 East Broad Street)

312 West Clay

1002 West Clay

5 West Marshall Street

2201 West Main Street

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