2018 OHBA Conference, hosted by the Greater Ottawa Home Builders’ Association

  OHBA is pleased to invite members to the 2018 OHBA Conference, hosted by the Greater Ottawa Home Builders’ Association in our nation’s capital from September 23 – 25. Join industry experts from Ontario’s home building and professional renovation community for three days of insight, friendship, and leadership!   You don’t want to miss out!   […]

NHBA is pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 Scholarship Awards

The Scholarship Program was established in recognition of the importance of post-secondary education. Scholarships are awarded to sons, daughters or legal wards of owners, partners and employees of Niagara Home Builder’s Association members.   Jacqueline Brogan…sponsored by A-Plus Air.  Jacqueline is entering her first year in the Registered Practical Nursing Program at Durham College in[…]

#homebelievers

What is a #homebeliever? We’re young professionals, seniors, couples and hardworking, middle-class families who believe in the great Canadian dream of home ownership. But we believe that the dream is slipping out of reach. We aren’t giving up, and you shouldn’t either. Do you still believe in the Canadian dream? Are you a #homebeliever?    […]

Industry Partnerships Continue to Protect Consumers from Illegal Building

May 15, 2018 The new home industry in Ontario is made up of a number of working parts – not just on the job site, but also behind the scenes managing the system of standards, permits and inspections to ensure a home is properly built, safe to live in and covered by a warranty. Today,[…]

My Reno App

The Canadian Home Builders’ Association (CHBA) has launched the My Reno App, which includes information on Niagara area home renovators.  

NHBA is proud to help make a difference!

Continuing our support in the community, gifts for teens were collected for Big Brothers and Big Sisters,  at the Associations annual Christmas Dinner Party.  The Christmas Committee members delivered the donations to the Big Brothers Big Sisters office on Niagara Street to be shared with the representatives from across Niagara Region.  Our members’ generosity is[…]

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[…]