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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 [...]

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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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago honored the best of the best in the Real Estate Industry at 47th Annual Key Awards Gala

By |2019-11-12T22:00:12-06:00November 12th, 2019|Blog, Events, Key Awards, Press Release|

November 6, 2019 Chicago, IL: The Home Builders Association of Greater Chicago (HBAGC) honored the best of the best in the Real Estate Industry on November, 6 2019 at the 47th Annual Key Awards Gala, held at Marshall's Landing located in the Merchandise Mart in Chicago, IL. The Gala was hosted by Chicago's own Ted [...]

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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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Chicagoland Sales and Marketing Council Event

By |2018-04-04T11:57:02-05:00April 4th, 2018|Blog, Events|

The Sales and Marketing Council of Chicagoland will be holding a special gathering on Tuesday, April 10th from 4pm – 6pm at Hines Supply, 703 W. Wesley in Wheaton. Members and non-members alike are encouraged to attend as we have three distinguished speakers leading a discussion on turning your sales prospects into clients. Our expert panel this [...]

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Selling Energy Efficiency

By |2019-03-06T17:44:58-06:00November 14th, 2017|Blog|

Selling energy efficiency - (From “upgrade” to viable homeowner investment) By Mallory Schaus, PE, LEED AP BD+C Residential Business Development Manager – Temperature Equipment Corporation “37 Builder Upgrades You Should Do!” “New Home Advice: Choosing the Best Upgrades!” “Home Upgrades That Are Totally Worth It!” “Are builder upgrades worth it?” These and many more real [...]

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What the Heck is a Key Award?

By |2018-09-26T09:02:53-05:00August 30th, 2017|Blog|

What Are the Key Awards?  By Ryan Siebert CEO - SG Home Builders - SGHomeBuilders.com While discussing the Key Awards with industry leaders I was asked to give the history and significance of the award, and more importantly explain what the heck a Key Award is anyway.  Current HBAGC President Michael Menn claims that, "Key [...]

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Del Mar Design on Van Cleef Hair Studio

By |2018-09-26T09:02:56-05:00August 23rd, 2017|Blog|

Del Mar Design Goes All Out This week we are profiling Del Mar Design's nomination for the 2017 Key Awards.   DESIGN NAME: Van Cleef Hair Studio - VanCleefHair.com PROFILE: Van Cleef Hair Studio’s passion for excellent service has earned them the reputation of being one of the premier multi-cultural salons in Chicago for more [...]

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