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Join HBAGC as We Stand Down for Safety

By |2020-04-15T14:06:22-05:00April 15th, 2020|Advocacy, Announcements, Blog, Members, Press Release|

The Home Builder's Association of Greater Chicago, along with NAHB, is urging members, and all residential construction companies, to halt work for at least 10 minutes on Thursday, April 16, for a COVID-19 Job Site Safety Stand Down to educate workers on what they should do to keep themselves safe from coronavirus and to help “flatten the [...]

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COVID-19: Public Health Guidance for Multifamily properties

By |2020-04-08T17:19:24-05:00April 8th, 2020|Advocacy, Announcements, Blog, Members, Uncategorized|

  The Chicago Department of Public Health has issued a guidance for multifamily owners and managers with recommendations for cleanliness, disinfection and maintenance, plus what to do in case of a sick employee or tenant. Click Here to Download Guidance for Multifamily Owners and Managers  

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A Message from NAHB’s Chair: Working with the White House to Provide Housing Stimulus

By |2020-03-23T12:28:00-05:00March 23rd, 2020|Advocacy, Announcements, Blog, Members, Press Release|

A Message from NAHB Chairman Dean Mon: With the coronavirus hitting all sectors of the economy, NAHB is working diligently to mitigate its effects on the residential construction sector. Congress has passed an emergency response coronavirus bill that includes tax credits to help businesses and self-employed individuals to cover some of the costs of mandatory [...]

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IMPORTANT NOTICE: Construction Deemed Essential Service in Governor’s ‘Stay at Home’ Executive Order

By |2020-03-23T11:27:38-05:00March 21st, 2020|Advocacy, Announcements, Blog, Consumer Info, Members, Press Release|

  March 21, 2020 Dear Industry Partners, Yesterday, Governor Pritzker announced a 'Stay at Home' Executive Order as a new measure to contain the further spread of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), and to protect the health and safety of Illinois residents. This order takes effect today, March 21, 2020, at 5:00 p.m., and directs [...]

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Home Construction is Deemed Essential!

By |2020-03-23T11:26:05-05:00March 21st, 2020|Advocacy, Announcements, Blog, Consumer Info, Members, Press Release|

by Bill Ward, Executive Vice President Home Builders Association of Illinois Illinois will be a “Stay At Home” state beginning March 21, 2020 at 5 pm. Governor J.B. Pritzker issued his 10th Executive Order of 2020 on March 20th in response to the COVID-19 outbreak that has already claimed 5 lives in Illinois in the short time [...]

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Historic Election Contest – For Both Chicago Residents and Homebuilders

By |2019-02-27T16:36:39-06:00February 27th, 2019|Advocacy, ARO, Blog|

Chicago’s primary voters gave us a historic first last night: two African American Women will face off to become the next Mayor of Chicago. The voters also gave us a much more Progressive City Council that supports more regulations and more taxes on real estate.  Regardless of the outcome of the Mayor’s race, the homebuilder community [...]

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