Members: Help Put on Build My Future 2021 Virtually

Posted by on Jan 20, 2021 in News

Volunteer demonstrators and sponsors are being sought for Build My Future 2021, which is being held virtually Tuesday, April 27 via Zoom. Build My Future is a workforce-development initiative designed to introduce youth to construction and other skilled-trades careers. Members are invited to volunteer by providing an exciting demonstration, such as masonry, roofing or frame building. Activities will be professionally video recorded on March 4 at the Kirkwood Continuing...

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Builders and Remodelers: Save Money through HBAI Rebate Program

Posted by on Jan 19, 2021 in News

Builders and Remodelers: Commit to saving your business money during 2021 by signing up for the Home Builders Association of Iowa (HBAI) Member Rebate Program. It’s free as an HBAI benefit, and your membership dues alone will be covered with minimal effort and some planning. Once enrolled, you’ll receive quarterly payouts. It’s easier than you might realize. Here’s what to do (links are all at www.hbarebates.com): Step 1:  Register with the program. Visit...

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2021 Iowa City Area HBA Home Show is Feb. 22-28 and Virtual Only through New Website

Posted by on Jan 14, 2021 in News

Format offers something for everyone, including plenty of giveaways. The 2021 Iowa City Area HBA Home Show is online only and one week long! The exciting event, presented by Collins Community Credit Union and Lepic-Kroeger, REALTORS, happens Feb. 22 – 28 via a new interactive website, ichomeshow.com. The revised site is nearly done. On Sunday, Feb. 21, pick up The Home Show magazine in The Cedar Rapids Gazette (digital version available on the show website) and tune into...

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Fight the Winter Blues by Bringing the Outdoors In

Posted by on Jan 7, 2021 in News

People are spending significantly more time at home as a result of COVID-19, which has led to shifts in habits and a renewed focus on how their homes live and breathe. With winter in full swing, healthy habits and homes will become increasingly important: Approximately 20% of the population suffers from seasonal depression. Here are three ways to help fight the winter blues by bringing the outdoors in. Use Natural Materials Wood is a great way to add warmth to any home,...

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January Builders News

Posted by on Jan 6, 2021 in News

The January issue of our Builders News newsletter is now available at the link below. Meet the 2021 Board of  Directors, learn who was honored our November Annual Meeting, learn about  the upcoming Iowa City Area HBA Virtual Home Show and more. January 2021 Builders News...

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Advertise Through our Members-Only Partnership Deals

Posted by on Dec 30, 2020 in News

The Greater Iowa City Area HBA has partnered with its media-company members to offer all association members diversified and broader marketing opportunities at discounted prices. Some offers are year-round, others for select dates. Plus, some agreements include deals for the HBA to promote The Home Show and Parade of Homes AND for members to advertise around those events. These bargains make it easier for member businesses to afford top-notch advertising and also promote...

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