CHBA National Awards for Housing Excellence: Call for Judges
Ever wondered how finalists are chosen or what the other entries looked like?
CREA Updates Resale Housing Forecast
The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) has updated its forecast for home sales activity via the Multiple Listing Service (MLS) Systems of Canadian real estate Boards and Associations in 2016 and 2017.
Canadian Home Sales Decline Further In August
According to statistics released on Sept. 15 by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales declined for a fourth consecutive month in August 2016.
Canadian Home Sales Post Third Consecutive Decline In July
According to statistics released on August 15, 2016 by The Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA), national home sales declined for a third consecutive month in July 2016.
Calgary’s Batting Against Breast Cancer Slo-Pitch Tournament Hits a Home Run
Tournament participants raised almost $80,000 in support of the Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation.
Guelph, Welland Homes First to Qualify For Net Zero Energy Label
The Canadian Home Builders’ Association (CHBA) qualified five Net Zero Energy (NZE) homes built by Reid’s Heritage Homes, and the first Net Zero Energy ready (NZEr) home built by Lucchetta Homes, under the Associations’ Net Zero Energy Labelling Program Pilot.
15th Annual New Product Showcase
Showcase is back
with some great
A QUESTION OF CAULKING
Caulking is changing, but is that only in
the marketing departments or is there
progress in the technical evolution of the
caulking branch of sealants?
Get Ready for the Tax Man
For years, Canadians have benefited
from surging housing prices and quick
real estate returns, with lax enforcement
around capital gains reporting. That’s
about to change.
Understanding the EnerGuide
Rating System v15
Natural Resources Canada (NRCan) has
launched its newly revised EnerGuide
Rating System (ERS) with a staggered
rollout across the country. The new ERS
v15 brings some significant changes, and
builders will need to become familiar with
some new terms and energy metrics.
TOOL TALK: The High-Powered Battery
Competition Is Not Over Yet
Understanding the battery platforms that
will lock you into one brand or the other.
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