National Industry Expo
Greenbuild International Conference and Expo
The Buildings Show (Construct Canada, PM Expo, HomeBuilder & Renovator Expo, World of Concrete Pavilion, and IIDEXCanada)
January 15-17, 2016
Winnipeg Renovation Show
International Builders Show
National Association of Home Builders
Las Vegas, NV
Las Vegas, NV
CMHC Housing Market Outlook: Fourth Quarter 2014
Housing Market Outlook:
Second Quarter 2014
Canada Mortgage & Housing Corporation
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CMHC Housing Market Outlook – Canada
First Quarter 2014
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Housing Market Outlook - Canada
Fourth Quarter 2013
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation
CMHC 2nd Quarter Housing Market Outlook
Winter 2013 Pulse Report
CHBA with the assistance of CMHC and NRCan
Energy Efficiency Building Envelope Retrofits
Canadian Industrial Outlook
The Conference Board of Canada
Comparing Canadian New Urbanist and
Conventional Suburban Neighbourhoods
Top 10 Barriers to Competitiveness 2013
The Canadian Chamber of Commerce
2012 Canada-Wide Development Process Survey Report
REALpac (Real Property Association of Canada)
Guidelines for Residential Rainwater Harvesting Systems Handbook
Canadian Housing at a Glance: Dashboard Overview
Home BUILDER Magazine - the
official magazine of the Canadian Home Builders' Association (CHBA) - the best-read
magazine in Canada's multi-billion dollar residential construction industry.
Home BUILDER Magazine is published bi-monthly and delivered to 28,000 new homebuilders,
renovators, contractors, designers, architects and other hands-on professionals
working in residential construction, home improvement from coast-to-coast.
Statistics Canada: Building Permits: September 2015
Municipalities issued $7.1 billion worth of building permits in September, down 6.7% from the previous month. This was the second consecutive monthly decline. Lower construction intentions for residential buildings and commercial structures in Ontario largely explained the decline.
Home Builders Look Forward to Housing Policy Discussions with New Ministers
CHBA welcomed several new Ministers with housing-related portfolios.
Canada's Housing Market Faces a Looming Demographic Bubble
Who will be able to afford the pricey homes currently owned by disappearing boomers? An interesting article by Don Pittis, CBC News.
October 2015 Housing Starts in Canada
New condominium and rental starts continued to push the trend higher in October; rental starts across urban centers are poised to reach their highest level since 1992 due to low vacancy rates in recent years.
Halifax Seeks Study on Development Costs
Halifax Regional Municipality has issued a request for proposals for a consultant’s study to examine how it should calculate and collect infrastructure charges for new developments.
John Meinen To Be Elected 49th President of OHBA
John most recently served as the association's 1st Vice President and has been a member of the Executive Committee since 2011. John has been a long-time advocate for the association and industry.
Tarion Phasing in New Education Criteria
As of September 1, 2015, Tarion will begin phasing in new education criteria that all new builders will need to meet as a condition of their registration in Ontario.
Fast Roofing Facts
The Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association (ARMA) has produced a new educational resource to help inform homeowners and the industry alike.
The Evolution of Tile Substrate Innovations
From 1987 to present day: a look at the technological innovation and competition in electrical heat under tiled floors.
RENOVATING THE RENOVATOR BRAND
An interview with CHBA’s first Director, Renovator Services, Gary Sharp.
BUILDER PROFILE: (cover)
Jean-François Voyer at the company head office in Laval, Quebec. Page 14.
Building Better Basements
Builders and renovators are very aware of the problems that can result from finishing a basement too soon after construction: Doug Tarry, an innovative builder and owner of Doug Tarry Custom Homes Ltd. in St. Thomas, Ont., offers a solution.
COMMON CENTS CONSTRUCTION:
Buying & Selling Real Estate?
Consider these tax implications first.
TOOL TALK: Talking Tools
Talking with our tools is already here, and more is coming.
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