BILD enters the Upcycle Challenge

Celebrating 25 years, the Toronto Fall Home Show and Habitat for Humanity Toronto are holding the 2nd annual Upcycle Challenge and BILD staff came together to creatively tell the story of the Association`s decade-long partnership with Habitat!

New homes offer the freedom to choose

It’s a popular question for anyone working in the new homes industry: what it is about new homes and condominiums that stands out and above their resale counterparts. While there are a number of reasons to pick from, the underlying factor would have to be the freedom of choice.

Standing together in the name of affordability

Affordability continues to be a challenge for new home purchasers in the GTA and BILD is always at the forefront with key influencers and decision makers advocating for safe, affordable homes on behalf of home builders and buyers.

Helping the economy grow

A recent report released by TD Economics, has recognized the building and development industry as a key contributor to the economic prosperity of the GTA.

Metrolinx Regional Transportation Plan Investment Strategy – Proposed Tools for Consultation

As the voice of the home building, land development and professional renovation industry and its consumers in the GTA, BILD has put together a list of 15 recommendations for Metrolinx as the agency moves forward with its investment strategy and its shortlist of revenue tools to fund its regional transportation plan.

Quality construction featured in The Toronto Star

BILD is working with the Toronto Star on a four-part series about quality construction across the GTA. Quality construction is executed every day by our members and this is one way we can tell the story and create champions for the industry.

Let’s get influential

As the voice of the land development, home building and professional renovation industry, it’s our Association’s job to lend our expertise to key decision makers and influencers in the GTA and beyond. This is why President and CEO Bryan Tuckey has made it a priority to meet with politicians, chief economists and media partners to help shed some light on…

Get the Shift Happens booklet

Last fall, BILD launched a media campaign to highlight our members and the homes they build across the GTA. The eight-part advertorial series, published in the Toronto Star’s Saturday GTA section, educated readers and elevated civic awareness around the land development, home building and renovation industry.

Transit funding tools

Yesterday, BILD President and CEO Bryan Tuckey and BILD Chair Steve Upton attended the Toronto Region Board of Trade’s announcement of its funding recommendations for Metrolinx’s The Big Move.

A look at development charges

Those following industry news have likely heard the term “development charges” mentioned quite often lately, whether in your local newspaper, on the radio or on various blogs. Let’s take this opportunity to explore this complex, yet very important topic and add a bit of clarity to the conversation.