Corporate Head Office

11504 170 Street
Edmonton, Alberta,
Canada, T5S 1J7
T 780.452.2288
F 780.452.7146

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7.6 Stars Rating
2859 Customer Reviews
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Profile

Alberta, Saskatchewan and Winnipeg

For over 20 years the Hutchinson family has been a leader in the home building industry, becoming one of Alberta’s and Saskatchewan’s largest family-owned home builders. Since 1993, Daytona Homes Master Builder, founded by Ralph Hutchinson, has been building superior single family and multi-family homes. Proudly providing over 700 new homes annually in the greater Edmonton area, Grande Prairie, Lethbridge, Regina, and Saskatoon, Daytona is driven to offering customers quality craftsmanship and exceptional value. Tally Hutchinson, who succeeded his father Ralph as President in 2007, continues to lead Daytona with the same traditions and values that have contributed to our company’s success. As current president of the Canadian Home Builders Association – Alberta, Tally upholds the home building industry vision and insight that drives the Daytona team.

The Daytona team is dedicated to delivering exceptional service and new home value to Alberta and Saskatchewan home buyers. We are focused on improving construction integrity and safety, customer service, and lifestyle enjoyment at affordable prices. The result is more room for families to grow, increased lifestyle features, higher quality finishes, and lower maintenance requirements.

Daytona was founded on the basis of developing meaningful, mutually beneficial and lasting relationships between its employees, trade and supplier partners, and home owners. We take great pride in the development and nurturing of these relationships and it supports our day-to-day activities. This philosophy of teamwork at all levels results in happy, productive and dedicated employees, repeat customers, superior new homes, and an unparalleled new-home buying experience.

Recent Awards

  • 2017 H.O.M.E. Awards - Best Customer Experience Winner
  • 2017 - CHBA - Edmonton Region Awards - Sales Volume Award Silver Level - "Curtis Frew" ,Sales Volume Award Silver Level - "Lorna Fraser"
  • 2017 - Lethbridge - Building The Best Awards - Best Sales Centre - "Garry Station"
  • 2017 - Regina - Master Awards - Sales Consultant of the Year - "Rebecca Edmondson"
  • 2016 - CHBA - Edmonton Region Awards - Best Digital/Media Campaign/Mobile App Winner "Daytona Gives Back" ,Best Direct Mail/Email Promotion Winner "Your Treasure Awaits"
  • 2016 - CHBA - Edmonton Region Awards - Sales Volume Award Winner Gold Level - "Doug Jensen", Sales Volume Award Winner Gold Level - "Ryan Richardson", Sales Volume Award Winner Silver Level - "Curtis Frew"
  • 2016 - CHBA - Edmonton Region Awards - Edmonton Region Awards - Best Single Family Finalist $300,000 - $325,000
  • 2016 - CHBA - Best Multi-Family Townhouse/Duplex Finalist $300,000 - $330,000
  • 2015 - CHBA - Edmonton Region Awards - Best Radio Commercial Winner "Home Sweet Home"
  • 2015 - CHBA - Edmonton Region Awards - Sales Volume Award Winner Silver Level - "Curtis Frew", Sales Volume Award Winner Silver Level - "Ryan Richardson"
  • 2015 - CHBA - Edmonton Region Awards - Best Single Family Winner Single Family - $350,000 - $375,000 "Sequoia"
  • 2014 - CHBA - Alberta - Single Family $245,000 - $260,000 "Scion", Single Family $260,000 - $290,000 "Concorde"
  • 2014 - CHBA - Alberta - Safety Award Winner
  • 2014 - CHBA - Edmonton Region - Best Model Winner - Single Family Under $350,000 - "Versa IV", Sales Volume Award Winner Silver Level - "Curtis Frew"
  • 2014 - Regina - Master Awards - Marketing Award Winner - "Live & Ride Campaign", Customer Choice Award Winner Large Single Family Home Builder 40+ Homes
  • 2014 - Lethbridge - Building The Best Awards - Best Multi-Family - 3 or More Units - "Soul"

Communities

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By: Amy
September 2017
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The variety in the interior finishes and lighting would be nice, all the colour palettes were grey and brown and there were only two lighting packages. Overall tho we are happy with our choices.
By: Michael
September 2017
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1. Change it to double garage
2. Add more tiles on the walls of the washrooms
3. Provide sketch for future plan of the basement
4. Stairs with landings instead of straight 13stairs
By: Jane
August 2017
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It's all good so far.
By: Onyeka
August 2017
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Everything so far is perfect, there nothing I would change in my home right now.
By: Kinsey
August 2017
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There are a few things I would change about the house:
The pantry door swings out to the kitchen: if you're opening a drawer or cabinet in the kitchen , and someone in the pantry tries to open the door...smash. I wish it opened into the pantry, or better yet, was a pocket door.
The paint: blast this paint! Please don't use this paint ever again. The colour is great, and neutral, BUT it shows every finger print, every smudge, EVERYTHING! Cleaning wall used to be a job that I would do maybe twice a year, here, I am constantly cleaning the walls, and they still don't look clean.
The island to be the same colour as the rest of the cabinets: I get it, it's trendy, it's just not for us.
Electrical panel in the mechanical room, not in the future bedroom.
We would have loved a wider garage, and driveway. The driveway feels very narrow, and with the grade of our lot, you really don't want to drive off of it.
The screw pops: inevitable, I guess.
That felt like a long list, sorry! I want you to know that we love Daytona. You are a really good company. We would recommend you to anyone. We love our house, even with all of these things that we would change, we are so happy here. :)
By: Peter
August 2017
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Change? Why change? Best house, best company, best staff, best service! The only thing that could be better is if you gave the house away for free!
By: Brian
August 2017
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Nothing. Love the house. Great amount of space for my many children.
By: Denise
August 2017
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If I could change anything - I would make the window into the back yard smaller - and add another row of lower cabinets and a LONG counter top
for working on. By the time the sink and stove are in - there is not a lot of counter space. Other than that -- I am happy with the design.
By: Laverne
August 2017
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Who wouldn't love more closet space and storage? Maybe self-cleaning bathrooms? We've been very happy and know that Daytona has our backs on these issues. No complaints at all.
By: Terry
August 2017
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I would not change one thing. It is one outstanding company and if I could I would buy another house in a heart beat
By: Nguyen
July 2017
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Nothing. Excellent service
By: Elmo
July 2017
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Better cleanup inside and out.
By: Heather
July 2017
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The area designated for a dining table needs to be about 6 to 8" larger to accommodate standard size round tables. I was able find a beautiful glass table that has extendable leaves. ...so no problem. Service received was excellent.
By: Michael
June 2017
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Can't ask for more!
By: Franklyn
June 2017
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The front landscape was done faster than expected but the selection of plants, tree and grass could be a lot better.
By: Madeleine
May 2017
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"We have 4 bedrooms upstairs which is something we really love about our home. We also have a bonus room and a little den on the main floor which is a plus. The fireplace my wife really enjoys.
The warranty manager always got back to us, and made himself available. If he can fix it he will, if he can't then he will find a solution. He showed us that he really cares about the customer experience."
By: Robbie
May 2017
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Easy warranty, not fighting all the time.
By: Damir
May 2017
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Warranty team and their customer service was amazing. Super helpful, always so friendly and willing to fix any issues. Very thankful and grateful for all of their help. They have made this experience one to remember.
By: Natacha-Marie
May 2017
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The quality of workmanship was very good, their trades are great!
By: Rilly
May 2017
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We love our new home and my son always excited for everything.....the service of Daytona to us was great and wish them to do to every costumer they have to feel at home and comfortable.
By: Nam
May 2017
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Customer service is amazing!!!! The home is modern and well crafted.
By: Lyndsey
May 2017
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Everyone we dealt with was super friendly and organized!!
By: Jitender
May 2017
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Very spacious,good community and the service was really good from the beginning till end.
By: Tanner
March 2017
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Lynn was the best part of this process and is the reason we strongly considered Brighton. She is amazing. We had no problems with our process.
By: Greg
March 2017
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"Service and Warranty staff have been very understanding throughout the process of handling deficiencies. We are confident that the remaining items will be addressed and to date Daytona warranty personnel have been very responsive to our concerns.
The sales service we received was excellent."
Having the major paint and finishing deficiencies remedied prior to possession would have made our first 6 months in the home much more enjoyable. That being said, Carri, Chris and Rory have made great efforts to address our concerns to ensure we are happy.
By: Jason
March 2017
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The home is perfect!! Works great for our everyday needs. The one month and year visit was very nice. It shows the builder cares. The one fix I needed done was handle without any fuss. Warranty service guy - Chris Jefferson was outstanding with his knowledge and skills.
By: John
March 2017
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"That it is so energy efficient. Even though nothing is ever perfect, I do love the house. The only thing I would change is the kitchen. It could have been smaller, which would have made the living room a bit bigger.

If you ever do another project like this, I would suggest paying closer attention to what individuals need to live in this kind of house. I was lucky to be able to make a few changes for myself. Sometimes it doesn't cost anything extra to make it mobility aces sable , sometimes it's cheaper."
By: Stephen
March 2017
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We love that the consistency of the house is great how all the bathrooms counter tops are all the same. We found a lot of other builders the ensuite bathroom would be quarts or something but then the next bathroom was a different material we didn't like that. Especially with us getting the basement finished loved that the same counter tops matched the whole house.
By: Stacy
March 2017
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We love the large bathrooms upstairs, the four bedrooms and bonus room. It's a lovely, bright house. I would love a bigger kitchen and lot, but for the price we paid, it's perfect! If I had been involved in the building process, I likely would have chosen a lighter hardwood to really make the most of the nice light that comes in, but that's just a personal choice, and the hardwood that's in there is good quality and I certainly don't hate it! Everyone at Daytona has been really wonderful to work worth and we would definitely recommend them to anyone we know who is going to buy a house! Great job!
By: Rory
January 2017
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The guy who came out to fix things after the 6-9 months Rob Friskie was amazing and easy to deal with. The earlier guy didn't do what he said nor showed up.The girl in the show home Alex (Cy Becker) helped lots when we couldn't get a hold of warranty ppl.
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By: David
January 2017
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"The new Field Construction Manager was most helpful in resolving grading issues.
I do like the layout of the home which makes good use of the space."
I would have upgraded the appliances and the kitchen sinks.
By: Neil
January 2017
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My favorite part is the 2.5 baths in the town home. No issues with shortage of toilets
I feel as though the quality of the interior especially the flooring is dependent on my knowledge and use of the humidifier and thermostat. Never heard of that before, it's a concern
By: Georgina
January 2017
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I love the layout of the home. I like this builder.
Bigger closets in the master and the 3rd room, at least another foot! Also it would be beneficial to add ceiling fans in the bedroom to help with the circulation of air between the floors/bedrooms. In the summer the upstairs is extremely hot and in winter extremely cold. The lighting fixtures in the kitchen should be more centered over the island they are in the middle of the walkway, should be an option to change those, because we can't even change them without making more holes. Basement window is off centered because the deck can't go over the window, it is hard to build a wall far enough away from the furnace so we had to build a diagonal wall. The built the garage 22x20, it is longer than it is wider. They should of built is 20x22 instead. When people build an island before they nail it down, they should have a choice of where they want it facing. All duct work has been tucked away up in the joist, I love it, 10 ! Stainless steel appliances, love them too!
By: Christileah
January 2017
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Everything. The design of the place is really good and the location is close to the airport.
Whoever set up the door key, the first time I tried it it wasn't working so I contacted the office and they took care of it. The family was just so excited to start move in but they took care of it.
By: Brian
January 2017
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Very professional and thorough with everything. Harvey is amazing.
The sound is good and it is a lot better than some town homes, but they do hear sounds, enough to be bothersome. They also have an adjoining veranda it sounds like someone is coming up yours, so maybe not build them adjoined. This is one of the only town homes that didn't have a bathroom door basically right at the kitchen. The fact that there were a couple steps down, that sold us right there.
By: Chadwick
January 2017
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The sales rep was incredible and the guy that walked is through the house and explained everything was very knowledgeable
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