Housing Benefit a Welcome Solution for Those in Housing Need; Addressing Housing Affordability Needs Attention Next

The Canadian Home Builders’ Association (CHBA)  welcomed the announcement of the Canada Housing Benefit as part of the federal government’s National Housing Strategy.  The Strategy, whose primary focus is on those vulnerable populations most in need, addresses key social housing challenges.  Moving forward, CHBA continues to recommend that the key issues of housing affordability, especially[…]

Niagara Home Builders’ Association 2017 Award Presentations

The Niagara Home Builders’ Association (NHBA) President Jon Whyte paid tribute to association members for their dedicated commitment The 2017 Member of the Year was presented to DANIELLE RINALDI of Rinaldi Homes. Danielle’s infectious enthusiasm and eagerness to contribute demonstrates her dedication to the Association. Whether at the Board, Chairing the Sales and Marketing Committee,[…]

Do you know what happens when we put politics ahead of good planning and build Fewer Homes?

  WE RISK NOT BEING ABLE TO MEET REAL DEMAND Ontario’s population is projected to grow by 30.3 per cent over the next 25 years. Out-of-date zoning means we aren’t optimizing opportunities to build and meet the increased demand in urban centres.   WE REDUCE SUPPLY MAKING IT HARDER FOR PEOPLE TO AFFORD A HOME[…]

Are you BUILDING IN THE [K]NOW?

      Announcing the 2018 Housing Innovation Forum & Awards! Tickets are now on-sale. The 2018 edition of the EnerQuality Housing Innovation Forum will have a practical “the future is now” feel, bring what we know about energy-efficient, high-performance building into immediate focus with insights and best practices that will drive your business today[…]

NHBA Dinner Meeting Tuesday November 14, 2017

The Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Institute of Canada (HRAI) has advised the Technical Standards Safety Authority that central heating furnaces will no longer be permitted to heat buildings under construction   DO YOU KNOW WHAT TO DO? Find out more from Bruce Manwaring, Manager for Enbridge Energy who will explain what has been developed[…]

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