August 29, 2018 - Author : Marika Luczi
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 : Marika Luczi
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 : Marika Luczi
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 : Marika Luczi
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 : Marika Luczi
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 : Marika Luczi
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
June 11, 2018 - Author : Marika Luczi
The Canadian Homebuilders Association Central Okanagan (CHBACO) met Monday at the Chamber of Commerce to discuss the speculation tax, have their voices heard and ask pertinent questions of British Columbia’s proposed speculation tax. The... Read More
June 6, 2018 - Author : Marika Luczi
Congratulations to our members that are winners of KelownaNow's Best of Kelowna 2018! Developments Gold: Wilden Silver: Read More