2019 “WALL OF FAME” INDUCTEES ANNOUNCED

May 7, 2019 – St.Catharines, ON — On May 7, The Niagara Home Builders’ Association, held their annual Presidents’ Dinner and Wall of Fame Ceremony at Hernder Estate Wines in St.Catharines, Ontario. This event paid tribute to past NHBA Presidents, as well as saw the induction of two additional nominees into official Wall of Fame[…]

2019 Annual Golf Classic – June 4, 2019

On Tuesday, June 4, 2019, the NHBA will hold their annual Golf Classic at the beautiful Peninsula Lakes Golf Club in Fenwick, ON. This sell-out event is an opportunity for members to relax and unwind for a day of fun on the course, followed by dinner and a chance to win some amazing prizes. This[…]

ANNOUNCING THE 2019 AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE WINNERS!

On Friday, April 12, the Niagara Home Builders Association paid tribute to the achievements of their membership base by hosting their Awards of Excellence Gala at White Oaks Resort & Spa in Niagara on the Lake, ON. With over 125 entries across five categories, the Niagara Region building, renovation and supplier community put a spotlight[…]

NHBA Scholarship Applications – NOW Open

The Niagara Home Builders’ Association Scholarship Program is now open! The scholarship is open to sons, daughters, or legal wards of owners, partners and employees (full-time salaried or hourly) of Niagara Homes Builders’ Association Members. Applicants must be graduating from high school and enrolling in a course leading to a University degree or Community College[…]

#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[…]

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[…]