2017 NIHBA President, Court Airhart/Airhart Construction
NIHBA strives to be politically heard and encourages our members to forge relationships with your State Reps and learn about important legislative issues that impact our industry. Join us on May 9th for our annual Lobby Day in Springfield, IL and strengthen the housing industry voice to our Senators and Representatives. Contact Shela Lahey for more information.
NIHBA and the Cavalcade Tour of Homes Steering Committee are excited to announce our 2017 Cavalcade Tour of Homes coming September 7th-17th! If you have a home or project and are interested in participating as a Builder or Remodeler please contact Shela or Megan at NIHBA. We have an outstanding marketing plan for our Cavalcade Builders designed to promote your homes to the fullest!
Have you seen our 60th anniversary NIHBA film? Check it out on You Tube and share with others! https://youtu.be/VXQfKlQv_ng
We want to thank our 2017 Foundation Sponsors for their dedication and support of NIHBA! We are able to bring our members the high quality programs and events that we do because of their sponsorships. Thank you to Brakur Custom Cabinetry, Chicago Title & Trust, Crown Community Development; Engineering Resource Associates; Esser Hayes Insurance Group; Hines Supply; Nicor Gas; Parksite/Tyvek; and Remote Audio/Video!
Our next general membership meeting will be an Open House hosted by Masonite and Hines Supply on May 11th - come and enjoy some great food and drinks while you take advantage of a fun networking opportunity! Registration flyers have been sent out - call or email our office with questions or to register!
Announcing our annual Mega Conference facilitated by Rich Guerard coming on Thursday, May 4th from 8:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.! We have a fantastic line up of speakers including Mark Gionopulos from Market Study with the local housing market overview; Mike Benshoof from SMA Consulting on "The Profit Game for Business"; Builder Panel to discuss "Creating your Niche, Embracing It, and Marketing It"; and Rich Guerard and Jon Green speaking on Solving Engineering and Entitlement Permitting Issues for Teardown and Small Infill projects. This is not to be missed by Builders or Associates!
Builders have you signed up for our Member Rebate Program? This is money in your pocket for products that you use! No receipt submission just an easy online form to fill out! This will only take a few minutes of your time! Why aren't you taking advantage of this incredible member offer? If you haven't received your material call us now and look forward to those quarterly checks!
Visit our website to see all of the Affinity programs that we participate in! Esser Hayes Insurance Group offers our members incredible value and discounts with their insurance offerings - see how they can save you hundreds - even thousands of dollars for your business insurance needs. We also have partnerships with Dell, GEICO, Jeep, and more!
NIHBA is thriving because of the dedication of our committee members! The heart of any Association lies in the commitment of its members to participate in its growth and development. NIHBA Committees are the foundation of our success and one of the reasons we are the largest HBA in Illinois! We look forward to expanding and developing our fantastic committees even more in 2017 and would love to see more NIHBA members join us, share their vision, and participate in planning our future. Join an NIHBA Committee today!
We invite all members of the Public to visit our site and review our Member Directory. NIHBA is the largest HBA in Illinois and we represent the highest quality Custom Home Builders, Remodelers, subcontractors, and Associate businesses in the home building industry! Make sure that your Builder is an NIHBA member! Call us at NIHBA to confirm that you are working with one of our members!
Please feel free to contact our staff with questions or concerns! Shela Lahey, Executive Vice President, Megan Johnson, and Holly Walsh, at 630-978-9000. Fax us at 630-978-9100 or email Shela at: firstname.lastname@example.org; Megan Johnson at email@example.com; and for social media contact Holly at firstname.lastname@example.org. Don't forget to Like Us on facebook or follow us on Twitter! https://twitter.com/NIHBA_