BUILDING… RE-IMAGINED! A contributing post from Southport Builders Niagara Inc.

    Imagine you are about to build your dream home. You sit down with a professional to begin planning and designing your new home. What are the things you are most excited about as you begin this process? I’m going to go out on a limb and guess that it is your Pinterest account,[…]

Sticks to Bricks: Turning Hockey Players to Skilled Trades Professionals

The Professional Hockey Players’ Association (PHPA) is pleased to announce a new partnership with the Ontario Home Builders’ Association (OHBA) and Canadian Home Builders’ Association (CHBA) to advance its Sticks to Bricks program, an initiative developed to help players for a post hockey career in the building trades. Open to all current players as well as the[…]

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[…]

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 – CLOSED!

The Niagara Home Builders’ Association Scholarship Program is now CLOSED! Thank you to all that applied! The applications are being reviewed, and successful candidates will be notified.      

#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[…]