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August 10-14
World Conference on Timber Engineering
Quebec City, QC
www.wcte2014.ca

September 9-11

CONSTRUCT & CSI Annual Convention
Hanley Wood
Baltimore, MD
www.constructshow.com
 
October 1-3
Metalcon
Metal Construction Association/PSMJ Resources
Denver, CO
www.metalcon.com

October 22-23
Garden & Floral Expo: Design Matters
Toronto, ON
www.loexpo.ca

October 22-24
Greenbuild
U.S. Green Building Council
New Orleans, LA
www.greenbuildexpo.org

October 22-24
2014 Hardscape North America
Louisville, KY
www.hardscapena.com

November 5-6
Buildex Calgary
Informa
Calgary, AB
www.buildexcalgary.com

December 3-4
Construct International
Toronto, ON
www.construct-internationalexpo.ca

December 3-4
IIDEX Canada
Toronto, ON
www.iidexcanada.com

December 3-5
Construct Canada
Toronto, ON
www.constructcanada.com

December 3-5
PM Expo
Toronto, ON
www.pmexpo.com

December 3-5
Homebuilder & Renovator Expo
Toronto, ON
www.homebuilderexpo.com

December 3-5
Concrete Canada
Toronto, ON
www.concretecanadaexpo.com

Recent publications

Housing Market Outlook:
Canada Edition
Second Quarter 2014
Canada Mortgage & Housing Corporation
PDF 1.6 mb


CMHC Housing Market Outlook – Canada
First Quarter 2014
PDF 1.6 mb

Housing Market Outlook - Canada
Fourth Quarter 2013
Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation
PDF 1.6mb

CMHC 2nd Quarter Housing Market Outlook
www.cmhc.ca

Winter 2013 Pulse Report
CHBA with the assistance of CMHC and NRCan
PDF 280kb

Energy Efficiency Building Envelope Retrofits
CMHC
PDF 660kb

Canadian Industrial Outlook
Winter 2013
The Conference Board of Canada
CBoC e-Library

Comparing Canadian New Urbanist and
Conventional Suburban Neighbourhoods
CMHC
PDF 560kb

Top 10 Barriers to Competitiveness 2013
The Canadian Chamber of Commerce
PDF 850kb

2012 Canada-Wide Development Process Survey Report
REALpac (Real Property Association of Canada)
PDF 4.6mb

Guidelines for Residential Rainwater Harvesting Systems Handbook
CMHC
PDF 3.4mb

Canadian Housing at a Glance: Dashboard Overview
CMHC
PDF 1.6mb

National Housing Research Committee Newsletter
Fall 2012
PDF 4.7mb

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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.

BILD Raises $45,000 For Habitat For Humanity
Members of the Building Industry and Land Development Association (BILD) raised more than $45,000 toward its community partner Habitat for Humanity GTA at the association's fifth annual Race for Humanity and 22nd annual Charity BBQ.

Canadian Home Sales Edge Higher In June
According to statistics released July 15th by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales activity edged up almost one per cent on a month-over-month basis in June 2014.

CREA Updates Resale Housing Forecast
The Canadian Real Estate Association (has updated its forecast for home sales activity via the MLS Systems of Canadian real estate Boards and Associations for 2014 and 2015.

Sales of New Homes Remain Stable in the GTA
According to BILD, May new-home sales in the Greater Toronto Area have rebounded from a slow 2013 and returned to healthy levels.

WDMA Releases 2014 Window & Entry Door U.S. Market Study
Growth Expected to Continue Through 2015.

CHBA Lethbridge: $7,500 in Scholarships To Apprentices
$7,500 in scholarships have been handed out by CHBA and CHBA members to seven deserving individuals who competed among dozens of applicants.

Saniflo Launches New Training Program

Plumbers can now become SANIPRO Certified.

CHBA Partners with Avid Ratings Canada for Market Research
The Canadian Home Builders' Association (CHBA) is pleased to announce a partnership with Avid Ratings Canada to conduct a nationwide market research study to gather valuable insights about today's home buyer market and preferences.

CHBA CI Awards Bursaries to TRU School of Trades Students
At the March 12 general membership dinner meeting of CHBA CI, bursaries were awarded to the top four students of the first year residential construction program and the top student of the plumbing program at TRU School of Trades and Technology.

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CURRENT ISSUE

Celebrating Excellence
CHBA Presents the 2013 National SAM Awards in Whistler

CHBA National SAM Awards were presented at the Associationís 71st National Conference in Whistler, B.C. These prestigious awards celebrate excellence in new homes, home renovation, innovative technology and construction, outstanding presentation and marketing across Canada.

CUSTOMER SATISFACTION: Relationship Value in a Connected World
Does it feel like consumers are fickle and customer loyalty is fleeting? Find out how to build relationship values in todayís increasingly connected world.


COMMON CENTS CONSTRUCTION:
Minimizing Risk when Subcontracting Work
Subcontracting is one area where rigorous project management best practices can reduce your risk and help you to better manage costs. Find out how your company can minimize risk.

DECK TALK:
Canadian Footings from Coast to Coast

Jon Eakes reviews a variety of deck footings currently available for the Canadian market.


TOOL TALK:
Decks, Batteries, Boots & More


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