Bill Kimberley honored by homebuilder association
Bill Kimberley, owner and president of Kimberley Development Corp., recently was presented with the Lloyd E. Clark Lifetime Achievement Award by the Home Builders Association of Greater Des Moines. He also was inducted into the association’s Class of 2021 Hall of Fame. Kimberley Development, based in Ankeny, has been building houses and developing residential plats in the Des Moines area since 1978. During that 43-year period, the company has built more than 2,500 houses. Kimberley was voted Ankeny’s Best Builder 11 times and has won numerous awards at the HBA’s HomeShowExpo, including Favorite Home Award (four times), Best of Show (2007), People’s Choice Award (2010), and the Builder of the Year (2010). In addition, Kimberley Development has hosted three HomeShowExpos and is hosting the 2022 show that will be held in July at Kimberley Estates, an executive home community in Ankeny. Kimberley Development has expanded to include commercial property development, home renovations and community development. The company has developments in more than 20 Des Moines-area communities.