Have you ever seen incredible homebuyer reviews on social media and wondered how to turn them into referrals? Over the last 10 to 15 years, social media use has gone up by leaps and bounds across the globe, with Pew Research estimating that at least 72% of the public uses social media to communicate and … Continue reading Leveraging Social Media for New Home Sale Referrals
Hamilton, May 8 2020 – A group of local businesses is stepping up to thank first responders, health care workers, and other essential employees during this time of pandemic. The West End Home Builders’ Association, along with Utter Morris Insurance Brokers, The Leggat Auto Group and the John Trim Group at Scotia Capitol Wealth … Continue reading West End HBA partners with Local Business in thanking Essential Workers
The Growth Plan requires that municipalities use a common provincial methodology for calculating the amount of land that they will need for future development. This calculation is known as a Land Needs Assessment. This methodology for Land Needs Assessment (LNA) is part of a broader growth management framework that looks at the local needs for … Continue reading Growth Plan – Land Needs Assessment
The new WSIB rate framework model took effect on January 1st, 2020. It overhauls how most employer premiums are calculated and businesses are classified. Under the new model, an employer’s premiums will be based on: 1. The average rate for each industry class, based on risk profile and degree of responsibility to maintain the … Continue reading New WSIB Rates in Place January 1st, 2020: Are You Ready?
All companies that send their membership application in September will be able to join HHHBA in the first week of October but only pay the fees for 2020. All new members will have 3 months (October, November, December) free membership. New members joining, can take advantage of a great remainder of the event season … Continue reading SEPTEMBER MEMBERSHIP DEAL
We are pleased to announce that Kirstin Jensen has joined the HHHBA Team as the new Planner of Policy and Government Relations. Originally from Niagara-on-the-Lake, Kirstin has completed her Masters of Planning in Urban Development from Ryerson University, as well as a Masters of Arts in Political Science from McMaster University, concentrating in Canadian Politics … Continue reading HHHBA WELCOMES KIRSTIN JENSEN AS THE NEW PLANNER OF POLICY AND GOVERNMENT RELATIONS
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Ontario Housing Supply Action Plan will provide more Housing in Ontario by removing barriers and cutting red tape. Today Steve Clark, Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing released a visionary plan that will remove barriers and provide more housing for the Ontario homebuyers. More Homes More Choice: Ontario’s Housing Supply Action Plan … Continue reading Breaking News: Ontario Housing Supply Action Plan Announcement
Please join us for the first in our 2018 Educational Series,on LEEP Gas Mechanicals! This Forum provides new guides you can use to design and specify HVAC systems for today’s housing. You can use them to quickly verify design decisions with builders and renovators so you can proceed with your designs expediently. Innovative solutions … Continue reading LEEP Gas Mechanicals Technology Forum
It seems like everyone is talking about the Greenbelt these days. For those in the know, the Crombie report on the Greenbelt and Growth Plan changes is imminent, the result of many months of public consultation and submissions by municipalities, organizations, companies and individuals. For those not as up to date, when the Greenbelt was … Continue reading Editorial – Greenbelt vs Urban Sprawl
Welcome to our new website! A well needed overhaul of our website has just been launched! Please look around, check out your own listing, etc. There is alot of new and pertinent information to be added under the “members only” section, so if you need a login please contact the office to get one. Information … Continue reading Our new website is here!