CHBA News

LEEP Technology Forum

On October 19th, 2018 NRCan will be presenting a one day event supported by the Canadian Home Builders’ Association of BC, BC Housing, BC Hydro, Fortis BC, Regional District of Nanaimo and the City of Nanaimo.. This one day Forum will focus on high performance walls and mechanical systems. It is designed to provide a time saving way to learn about new technologies for high performance homes. The Forum will … read more


CHBA Analysis Shows Residential Construction More Important Than Ever To Canada’s Economy

CHBA Analysis Shows Residential Construction More Important Than Ever To Canada’s Economy New national data compiled by CHBA shows that, in 2017, residential construction supported more than 1.2 million jobs across Canada and was a $150 billion industry. The industry’s total wage packet for 2017 totaled over $73 billion. As in past years, these numbers dwarf those tied to most other major goods-production sectors. Residential construction continues to be the … read more


CHBA and BILD-GTA Sign Agreement to Take RenoMark® to the Next Level

The Canadian Home Builders’ Association (CHBA) and the Building Industry and Land Development Association — Greater Toronto Area (BILD-GTA) have signed an agreement to continue to grow the RenoMark® program and take it to the next level. more info here Top Middle (signing) Left to Right: Bryan Tuckey (BILD-GTA President); Kevin Lee (CHBA CEO). Bottom Left to Right: Darren Steedman (BILD Chair); Bob Finnigan (CHBA Immediate Past President); Jon-Carlos Tsilfidis … read more


Call to Action: Let’s help communities affected by B.C.’s wildfires

We are deeply troubled by the extent of destruction of communities affected by the wildfires currently raging in B.C. Vancouver Regional Construction Association is challenging the Canadian construction industry to donate $1,000,000 directly to the Canadian Red Cross British Columbia Fires Appeal by July 31, 2017. Thank you to those who have already helped in all ways possible to support those affected e.g. through volunteerism, or provision of supplies, equipment, … read more