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Lisa Samuel Wins International Property Award

We have a winner.

The latest Recipient of the International Property Award for Best Interior Design of a Private Residence is Lisa Samuel, designer and owner/president of Samuel Design Group in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Ms. Samuel is a native of Santa Fe and has a 30+ year career in contract document production, lighting design and interior design.

Participants from Africa, Asia Pacific, Arabia, Canada, Caribbean, Central and South America, Europe, UK and USA competed for this prestigious award. Ms. Samuel is a past winner of HGTV’s Designer’s Challenge and Best of Houzz for 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016.

Lisa lives by the Le Corbusier phrase “Space and Light and Order…those are the things that men need just as much as they need bread or a place to sleep and has made it her mission to bring those three areas of focus to her practice, with a flair that sets her designs apart from the rest.

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Samuel Design Group Receives Best of Houzz

Over 25 Million Monthly Unique Users Rate Top Home-Building,
Remodeling and Design Professionals in the United States and Around the World

Samuel Design Group recognized ‘Best of Houzz for Design’ consecutively for the past four years.

Samuel Design Group of Santa Fe has been awarded “Best Of Houzz” for Design and for Customer Satisfaction by Houzz, the leading platform for home remodeling and design. The 20-year design firm of Lisa Samuel was chosen by the more than 25 million monthly unique users that comprise the Houzz community from a field of 500,000 active home building, remodeling and design industry professionals.Samuel Design Group Receives Best of Houzz

The Best of Houzz Award is given in two categories: Design and Customer Satisfaction. Design award winners’ work was the most popular among the more than 25 million monthly users on Houzz, known as “Houzzers.” Customer Satisfaction honors are determined by a variety of factors, including the number and quality of client reviews a professional receives each year. Samuel Design Group has won honors in both categories.

“We’re thrilled to receive Best of Houzz this year,” Samuel said. “This honor really speaks to the emphasis we place on design and client service, whether the project is a multi-million-dollar design-construction project or a smaller home or office remodel. We’re excited to receive this recognition from the discerning Houzz membership to accompany our previous Houzz awards.”

“Houzz provides homeowners with a 360-degree view of home building, remodeling and design industry professionals, empowering them to engage the right people and products for their project,” said Liza Hausman, vice president of industry marketing for Houzz. “We’re delighted to recognize Samuel Design Group among our “Best Of” professionals as judged by our community of homeowners and design enthusiasts who are actively remodeling and decorating their homes.”

Follow Samuel Design Group on Houzz here.


About Samuel Design Group

SDG is a top interior design firm located near the historic Plaza in the heart of Santa Fe, New Mexico. The interior design team of Lisa Samuel, a native of Santa Fe and owner-president of SDG, has been specializing in creating interiors tailored for the individual client for more than 20 years.

“SDG’s mission is to create well designed spaces that are functional as well as beautiful by getting to know each client personally so we can develop their unique design story,” Samuel said. “The artistry and landscape of Santa Fe have a unique influence on our approach to design, an aesthetic we translate into our work with clients throughout the United States.”


About Houzz

Houzz is the leading platform for home remodeling and design, providing people with everything they need to improve their homes from start to finish – online or from a mobile device. From decorating a room to building a custom home, Houzz connects millions of homeowners, home design enthusiasts and home improvement professionals across the country and around the world.

With the largest residential design database in the world and a vibrant community powered by social tools, Houzz is the easiest way for people to find inspiration, get advice, buy products and hire the professionals they need to help turn their ideas into reality. Headquartered in Palo Alto, California, Houzz also has international offices in London, Berlin and Sydney.


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