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June is National Homeownership Month! In a connected world, working outside a traditional office is now a viable option for employees across the country. According to recent U.S. Census data approximately eight million people work from home. If you work from a home office, it is important to create a separate space for productivity with […]

Check out the June issue of our Builders News newsletter!  June is Homeownership Month. Also learn about the August Parade of Homes, Member Benefit Brew Zooms, our  Upcycle Contest and more. Click the link below for the digital edition. June 2020 Greater Iowa City Area HBA Builders News  

As we conclude National Home Remodeling Month, it’s a great time to start looking into universal design, aging-in-place and similar concepts.  The majority of U.S. homes today are designed to work best for the sensory skills, size and capabilities of an able-bodied, 170-pound, five-foot, nine-inch male. What if homes were instead designed to be accessible […]

The 2020 Aging-in-Place Forums are online! Hosted in partnership among Johnson County Livable Community, the Iowa  City Area Association of Realtors and the Iowa City Area  HBA, these forums give you information, ideas and resources to successfully age at home. Find the schedule below. Sign up at bit.ly/AIPForumsSignUp.

Housing data was in focus recently, with April readings showing market impacts from government-imposed shutdowns intended to facilitate virus mitigation. While those impacts were strongly negative, the realized declines have been relatively smaller in the housing industry than initially forecasted. Moreover, the notable resiliency of housing demand amid historic job losses is an indicator of […]

The City of Iowa City’s plan to verify radon testing at all single-family detached and duplex rental units has been delayed until July 1, 2021 due to the COVID-19 coronavirus. In January, the City of Iowa City announced a new policy requiring all single-family detached and duplex rental properties to be tested for hazardous radon […]

The Greater Iowa City Area HBA announces the winners of its Rube Goldberg Machine Contest. The victors and their prizes are (click the winner to view their video): 1st: Maddie (11) – Williamsburg/$50 Graze Gift Card and $15 Woofables Gourmet Dog Bakery Gift Card 2nd: Ben (15) – Wilton/$50 Graze Gift Card 3rd: Edward (14) […]

The Greater Iowa City Area HBA invites kids of all ages to summon their inner builder and enter its Lego Parade of Homes contest. Entries will be featured on the Lego Parade of Homes website, starting June 6 at iowacityhomes.thegazette.com, during what would have been the 2020 Greater Iowa City Area Parade of Homes. That […]

Applications for the new August 2020 Parade of Homes and Remodelers Parade now are being accepted. Builders and remodelers who did not originally enter the parade are eligible. Original entrants also may swap homes if desired or do a virtual tour only — a new feature this year. The parade  is an amazing opportunity for […]

The popular annual Greater Iowa City Area HBA Parade of Homes, typically held in June, will be the first two weekends of August this year. The move was made due to continued COVID-19 coronavirus concerns in Johnson County and surrounding areas. Specific dates and times for the 53rd Parade of Homes are: Saturday, Aug. 1: 10 a.m. […]

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