November 29, 2018 - Author : info@chbaco.com
Congratulations to our 2019 Tommie Awards Finalists! Kitchen Design (New Home) $70K & Under Sunterra Custom Homes – Positive Outlook Sticks + Stones Design Group Christina Hartman with... Read More
October 26, 2018 - Author : info@chbaco.com
When it comes to climate change and greenhouse gas emissions, the housing sector is a Canadian success story. The residential sector is the only sector to meet original Kyoto Protocol reduction targets. From 1990 to 2014, GHG emissions in the... Read More
August 29, 2018 - Author : info@chbaco.com
The City of Kelowna has put a new provincially-mandated energy reduction program for new construction on hold. City council made the move Monday in order to get a cost analysis being prepared by the Canadian Home Builders Association. Known... Read More
August 21, 2018 - Author : info@chbaco.com
In a major victory for CHBA and our builder, renovator, developer and drywall contractors, the Canadian International Trade Tribunal (CITT) has tossed-out a complaint by CertainTeed Gypsum Canada alleging that dumping of 54-inch drywall made in... Read More
August 16, 2018 - Author : info@chbaco.com
The Predator Ridge golf course and residences in Vernon, B.C. The massive, multi-phase community is feeling the impact of the provinces proposed speculation tax, even though it’s exempt from it. Kelowna developers say that B.C.s proposed... Read More
August 2, 2018 - Author : info@chbaco.com
The City of Kelowna would like to invite a representative from all Civil Engineering consulting firms to attend our next City-Industry Liaison Meeting at City Hall, Friday September 28th – in the Knox Mountain Meeting Room – 10am until noon... Read More
July 23, 2018 - Author : info@chbaco.com
It’s called a speculation tax but one must ask: who are the speculators? That’s because British Columbia’s new housing affordability measure on secondary homes is actually hurting homeowners and aspiring homeowners, along with local... Read More
June 22, 2018 - Author : info@chbaco.com
There will be no summer slowdown in the Okanagan assault on the province’s proposed speculation tax. This week, in a four-page open letter to NDP Premier John Horgan, West Kelowna Mayor Doug Findlater demanded the community be exempted from... Read More