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2015 NIHBA President, Pete Stefani/Kings Court Builders

Join HBAI, our State Association, and NIHBA on Sunday, July 26th at 1:20 p.m. for a fun afternoon in the newly renovated Wrigley West Field Well Area! Ticket price includes unlimited beer, wine, and non-alcohol beverages.  Exclusive Patio access and reserved bleacher seating located under new video board!  Click here for more details.

NIHBA is assisting with the relief effort to help the Fairdale, IL F4 Tornado victims - won't you please help? Visit our Go Fund Me site to learn more and read the stories of some of the families and volunteers from this devastated little town who are trying to rebuild their community.  They need our help! Visit and look for our article in the upcoming July edition of the Northern Illinois Real Estate Magazine.  

The 2015 May Membership Drive kicked off on May 1st!   Cubs or Sox?  Choose your team and support NIHBA!  All members who bring in a new member will score points for the team they choose!  Debbie Miller is the Cubs Team Leader and Heather Runge is the Sox Team Leader!  Start building your team spirit today!  Prizes awarded throughout the season - season runs thru October 5th.  Cubs are beating the socks off of the ... Sox with a lead of 14-3!  Let's rally White Sox - keep up the good work Cubs!  Batter up!  

The June 18th Summer Golf Outing at Orchard Valley Golf Course was a tremendous success!  It was one of the best golf outings in years with over 160 attendees!  Thank you so much to our sponsors and Chad Pierson, our Programs Chairman!   

Alison Victoria is rescheduled for Wednesday, August 26th at the beautiful Arrowhead Country Club in Wheaton!  NIHBA is excited to welcome the HGTV and DIY Kitchen Crashers television host and looks forward to her presentation on kitchen and home design trends and forecasts!  Register online now!

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!

Shela Lahey and Marie George can be reached at 630-978-9000.  Fax us at 630-978-9100 or email Shela at: or Marie at

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NIHBA Mission

The Northern Illinois Home Builders Association, founded in 1954 and  incorporated in 1956,  is a non-profit organization of professional builders, remodelers, contractors, suppliers and associate members dedicated to the promotion, growth and protection of the home building industry.  

We offer a wide range of exciting opportunities to promote and grow your business, including government advocacy and oustanding networking events where members meet and discuss their role in the home building industry.  Join NIHBA to make valuable connections and foster life-long business relationships.

The NIHBA offers a diverse menu of programs including: our excellent Educational seminars, Arbitration coverage, and top notch monthly meetings and social events which welcome such reputable speakers as John McDonough, President/CEO of the Blackhawks Hockey team, Brooks Boyer, Marketing Director of the Chicago White Sox, nationally renowned Economist, Ted Jones and many more business leaders who share their expertise and advice with our members.  

Join today and become a part of this dynamic association and start...

Building Your Business By Association!