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Bill 47 aims to modernize Ontario’s apprenticeship system

On Oct. 23, 2018, the Ontario Government introduced its Making Ontario Open for Business Act, which aims to modernize the province's apprenticeship system.
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Great Gulf named Ontario Home Builder of the Year

Great Gulf took home top honours at the Ontario Home Builders’ Association’s (OHBA) Awards of Distinction this year.
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Ontario municipalities in charge of creating affordable housing

Recent changes to regulations under the Promoting Affordable Housing Act allows municipalities to require affordable units in new residential developments.


Guelph named best local association by OHBA

The Ontario Home Builders’ Association (OHBA) President’s Gala recognized esteemed OHBA members and local associations for their commitment to the industry.


Tridel named OHBA’s 2017 Home Builder of the Year

The Ontario Home Builders’ Association (OHBA) recently held its 2017 Awards of Distinction at its annual conference, which took place in Niagara Falls.


OHBA names 2017 Awards of Distinction finalists

The Ontario Home Builders’ Association has announced the finalists for its 2017 Awards of Distinction, to be announced on Sept. 26th at the OHBA Conference.
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Province releases updated land use plans

The Ontario government has released updated land use plans aimed at balancing the environment and vibrant communities as the Greater Golden Horseshoe grows.
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Province should address affordability: OHBA, OREA

The OHBA and OREA are calling on the provincial government to provide ideas to ease the growing housing affordability challenges many Ontarians are facing.
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OHBA presents annual awards at President’s Gala

The Ontario Home Builders’ Association's gala to welcome incoming president Neil Rodgers to his new role helped honour other local associations and members.


Neil Rodgers named the next president of OHBA

Neil Rodgers will be elected the 2016-2017 president of the Ontario Home Builders’ Association (OHBA) at the organization’s annual Meeting of Members.


Empire Communities wins big at OHBA Awards

GTA-based builder and developer Empire Communities has been named the 2015 Home Builder of the Year by the Ontario Home Builders’ Association (OHBA) at the