#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 Out-of-date zoning means we aren’t optimizing opportunities to build and meet the increased demand in urban centres.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[…]

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[…]

NHBA Christmas Dinner Party

All the fun will be happening Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at Club Italia in Niagara Falls. Registration, Meet & Mingle is 5:30 – 6:30pm (Cash Bar) Dinner will be served at 7:00 pm At 8:15 pm  the Association Awards will be presented followed by the Program/Entertainment (Elimination Draw and more…) Big Brothers Big Sisters… new[…]