Redbud Development was named a winner of the Most Innovative in the Remodeler category and the Best Outdoor Living Space in the Kitchens, Hardscape and Pool Area category at the Capital Region Builders & Remodelers Association’s (CRBRA) 2018 Best in Building Awards on Thursday evening. The 6th annual Best in Building Awards honored excellence and innovation in residential building, remodeling, design and marketing.

“I’ve worked very closely with Geffrey, and you only have to tell him your vision once. He comes up with these amazing ideas—it’s almost like he can tell what I’m thinking,” said Joey Albarelli, a long-time client of Redbud.

The CRBRA Best in Building Awards is the Capital Region’s premier award program recognizing creativity, ingenuity and advancement in residential building. Through the Best in Building Awards competition, CRBRA builder, remodeler and industry-related associate members enter their best projects from kitchens and baths to floor plan and home features. Honors were presented in seven categories: marketing; associate; builder – new construction; remodeler; green building; and outdoor living. Entries are judged by expert professionals from across the country who specialize in home building, remodeling and design. From the submissions, 52 awards were announced from 42 sub-categories.

Redbud CRBRA Awards 2018

“We are honored and thrilled to have won two awards from such a prestigious and well-respected organization in our field,” said Geffrey Redick, landscape architect and owner of Redbud Development. “Blurring the lines between outdoors and indoors is where we shine, and we love creating beautiful spaces that feature incredible architectural details. Working closely with our clients to produce a stunning outcome is not only a key part of our process, it is also incredibly rewarding.”

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The Capital Region Builders & Remodelers Association (CRBRA) is comprised of more than 300 builders, developers, remodelers, architects, engineers, trade contractors, material suppliers and professionals from associated industries throughout the region. CRBRA proudly represents seven counties including in Albany, Columbia, Greene, Montgomery, Rensselaer, Saratoga and Schenectady Counties.

CRBRA is the local professional trade association affiliated with the New York State Builders Association and the National Association of Home Builders.  Together, we represent more than 140,000 business members that construct approximately 80% of all new homes built in the United States.



For over 20 years, Redbud Development has created captivating spaces by re-imagining the connection between your home and your yard. We design effortless transitions—from soaking up the sun to sitting for a meal—enhancing your property and the way you experience it.

We believe in using the best process and the best partnerships to deliver exceptional results. With over two decades of happy clients, taking care of all the red tape and nitty-gritty details is a service we’re glad to provide. From our location in Wilton, New York, proudly serve the Albany, Saratoga Springs,  Great Sacandaga and Lake George regions. Learn more at