Remodelers Council, Karyl Bohnsack Among Iowa City Area HBA Winners at IBS

Posted by on Jan 30, 2020 in News

The Greater Iowa City Area HBA took home multiple awards at the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) International Builders Show (IBS) Jan. 21-23 in Las Vegas. The accolades are: Remodelers Council 2019 CADRE Award for Membership Recruitment and Retention Project: Council Development. CADRE stands for Council Awards for Demonstrating Remodeling Excellence and is one of the most prestigious awards NAHB grants a local Remodelers Council. At the end of 2018, the Iowa...

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Find Your Pro at the 40th Anniversary Home Show Feb. 7-9

Posted by on Jan 23, 2020 in News

Hundreds of experts will be on hand to share all things home related during the 2020 Home Show Feb. 7-9 at the Coralville Marriott Hotel & Conference Center (300 E. 9th Street; Coralville, Iowa). The event is presented by The Greater Iowa City Area Home Builders Association (HBA), Collins Community Credit Union and Lepic-Kroeger Realtors. Tickets cost $7 for adults and covers all three days. Kids 14 and younger free. Parking is also free, courtesy of Window Depot....

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Builder Confidence Begins Year Strong as Single-Family Growth Continues

Posted by on Jan 17, 2020 in News

Builder confidence in the market for newly built single-family homes edged one point lower to 75 in January, according to the latest NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) released today. The last two monthly readings mark the highest sentiment levels since July 1999. “Low interest rates and a healthy labor market combined with a need for additional inventory are setting the stage for further home building gains in 2020,” said NAHB Chairman Greg Ugalde. “With the...

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2020 is The Greater Iowa City Area HBA’s 60th Anniversary Year

Posted by on Jan 16, 2020 in News

The Greater Iowa City Area HBA announces that 2020 is its 60th anniversary. Its charter with parent organization the National Association of Home Builders began May 24, 1960. The organization, whose office is in Iowa City, opened its doors to support, promote and strengthen businesses engaged in the local home-building industry and thereby enable the American Dream of homeownership. Since that time, the Iowa City Area HBA – whose members also are part of the Home Builders...

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