Congratulations Scholarship Winners

Posted by on Jun 29, 2022 in News

Women’s Council Awards $10,000 in Scholarships  The Greater Iowa City Area HBA Women’s Council recognized the accomplishments and goals of five area graduating high schoolers recently by awarding a total of $11,250 in scholarships. Winners were announced at their school senior nights. They are: Lauren Floss – Coralville, Iowa Liberty High School Attending the University of Iowa to Study Radiation Sciences College of Medicine Lauren worked with kids through the Montessori...

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Iowa City Area HBA Parade of Homes Builders Excellence, Motto Award Winners Announced

Posted by on Jun 7, 2022 in News

The Greater Iowa City Area Home Builders Association (HBA) has recognized three building contractors with 2022 Iowa City Area HBA Parade of Homes Builders Excellence Awards. The awards are sponsored by West Bank. It also presented the 2nd Annual Motto Award, sponsored by Sueppel’s Siding & Remodeling, to Watts Group, Inc. Builders Excellence Award winners are: $500,000 – 699,999 Category: House #6 – Statler Construction, 215 Westwood Circle, Kalona $700,000 – 899,999:...

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Iowa City Area Home Builders Association Invites Kids to Enter its Lego Parade of Homes

Posted by on May 16, 2022 in News

The Iowa City Area HBA Lego Parade of Homes is back by popular demand! Kids aged 17 and younger are invited to summon their inner builder and enter to win prizes, courtesy of Locals Love Us – ICR! The event corresponds with The Iowa City Area HBA Parade of Homes, June 4, 5, 7, 9, 11 and 12. Enter between May 9 and 5 p.m. May 20. Here’s how: Step 1: Collect all your Legos. Step 2: Build your home sweet home. Step 3: Take photos of your creation. Step 4: Enter your...

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Spring Home Design Ideas

Posted by on May 9, 2022 in News

Springtime is a great time for fresh starts — new goals, new hobbies, new routines, you name it. It can also be a great time to give your home a quick refresh as well. And one of the easiest ways to rejuvenate your home is with a fresh coat of paint. New home design trends in recent years have emphasized wellness to match the focus on overall health in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, so it’s no surprise that the color trends for 2022 are following suit. Major paint...

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The Many Benefits of New Homes

Posted by on May 2, 2022 in News

It’s no coincidence that people are generally happier in springtime. Compared to the colder, darker days of winter, spring is the opportunity for a fresh start. And for many Americans, it’s when they plan on buying a new home. As the momentum of home buying season continues to grow, the home building industry celebrates New Homes Month in April. At this time of year, millions of people are starting their search for the new home that’s perfect for their lifestyle. That is...

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