CHBA National Scene – June 2016

Federal Government Needs to Understand All Housing Markets CHBA has been focusing much of its government relations efforts on delivering the message that affordability is a vitally important but complex issue, and that great care is needed to ensure any future federal action does not do more harm than good. This is especially important as[...]

CHBA Economic Review – June 2016

Brexit Following the UK referendum to leave the European Union, the Canadian dollar weakened further against the US dollar, and the Toronto Stock Exchange continued to decline due to volatility in financial markets and that uncertainty surrounding the U.K.’s and the EU’s economic fates. This uncertainty means that global interest rates and bonds yields will[...]

NHBA at Niagara Safari – Saturday August 20, 2016

  A Full Day Adventure and BBQ at Niagara Safari for Members & Employees Families &  Friends! Saturday August 20, 2016 All -Inclusive Fee includes admission, access to the park from 9am-7pm, parking, 150 acres Animal Park with 0ver 1000 domestic and exotic animals, Tram, Shows, Tours, Rides Splash Pad and BBQ Lunch in the[...]

Congratulations on a Successful 2016 Spring Parade of Homes

The Niagara Falls Review, The Standard & The Tribune in partnership with NHBA thank everyone who participated the the 2016 Spring Parade of Homes last weekend! Mountainview Homes Rinaldi Homes, John Boldt Builders, Silvergate Homes and Marz Homes for showcasing their model homes throughout the Niagara Region. Prize Sponsors: Cogeco, Enbridge, Schlage, Cambria and Canadian Tire. [...]

Presidents Dinner Meeting recognition

The annual Presidents Dinner Meeting recognizes our Past Presidents for their commitment and dedication to the leadership of the Niagara Home Builders’ Association.  Our sincere appreciation to those past Presidents who were able to join us this evening. Past President Brent Pym  shared ” What being a member of NHBA has meant personally and professionally[...]


Keynote speaker – OHBA  President John Meinen “Our success is something that we should be proud of – we create opportunities. We create jobs.  In fact, I would arguably say we are one of the ONLY industries that continuously create jobs and contributes significantly to the overall economic health of this province.”  John Meinen Remarks Niagara[...]

NHBA Builder Members support Kristin French Child Advocacy Centre Playhouse Competition/Auction

CACN held a Day of Family Fun with a BBQ lunch, fun activities for the kids, demonstrations and a playhouse competition.  The unique playhouses shown below were completed in less than 4 hours and auctioned to the highest bidder in support of programs for Niagara children, youth and their families as they cope with life[...]


WHAT A GREAT EVENT!! THANK YOU to all who drop by  during the day to see the  displays of new safety products and equipment,  the fall arrest demonstration tower & controlled fire training equipment; demonstrations for proper procedures, assessment and treatment for construction victims; the information for Health & Safety programs;  theWelland Canal Fallen Workers[...]

OHBA Recognition

    The Ontario Home Builders’ Association (OHBA) recently recognized Mike Memme (Mountainview Homes) for “Chairing the OHBA/Tarion Liaison committee for eight years and the phenomenal job representing our association”. President John Meinen stated “Mike’s knowledge and expertise were, and continue to be, a huge asset”.   The presentation was made at the annual Industry Leaders[...]

Municipal Leaders share their thoughts on growth and whats in store for residential construction

Niagara’s municipal leaders shared insights into growth and residential construction in their respective communities, with members of the Niagara Home Builders Association  at NHBA’s recent Industry Dinner.  Media coverage  courtesy of Niagara This Week. Municipal Leaders and NHBA