On July 12, 2018, The Baldy View Chapter continued our BIA Luncheon Series with an event in the West Valley.
If it is time to move on and provide someone else with the opportunity to fulfill their dream of homeownership, there are some important steps that you should take to maximize the value of your home before any prospective sale.
The Building Industry Association (BIA) Baldy View Chapter is pleased to announce that Jack Simes, Acting Area Manager for the Bureau of Reclamation’s Southern California Area Office, is this year’s special guest speaker at the 12th annual San Bernardino County Water Conference. The event will take place Friday, August 10 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the DoubleTree Hotel in Ontario, CA.
Home-buying season is in full swing. Above all else, those who are considering selling their current home need to focus on curb appeal, kitchens and bathrooms. Most surveys of potential homebuyers will list community and neighborhood among the top of their ‘must haves’ list for home shopping.
Over 60 percent of private residential water use in the Inland Empire occurs outdoors. Updating a home’s internal plumbing fixtures is important but, even the most dramatic changes that we implement indoors will not be a drop in the bucket (pun fully intended) compared to what can be saved by focusing our attention on water conservation in our landscaping.
In his book, The Epic of America, James Truslow Adams defined for all what it means to be an American and why each citizen can obtain the American Dream. In 1931, he wrote “that dream of a land in which life should be better and richer and fuller for everyone, with opportunity for each according to ability or achievement.”
As the busy spring selling season comes to a close, some Americans see their dream of homeownership under siege on three fronts.
On Friday, June 15th, BIA Baldy View hosted its 5th Annual Housing Policy Conference in San Bernardino. Speakers on our four panels discussed what current issues the housing market is facing. The event also featured keynote speakers, John Mulville of Metrostudy and Mark Boud of Real Estate Economics.
With incomes falling woefully behind galloping rents and home prices, more and more Americans are “cost burdened” — that is, paying more than the recommended 30 percent of their earnings on housing.
As the nation celebrates National Homeownership Month in June, new research shows that homeownership is a primary driver of American household wealth.
How can residential developers provide desperately needed housing for Southern California if they can’t secure the water supply to support new growth?
For the past 20 weeks, I have penned reason after reason that owning a home is the best choice for every American who has the choice of ownership.
As they say, it’s all been leading up to this: June concludes America’s season-long celebration of the benefits of home ownership with National Home Ownership Month.
Whether for starting a home-based business, seeking greater personal convenience, increasing business efficiency or reducing one’s footprint on the environment, home offices (or “dedicated workspaces”) are among the most popular remodeling projects in America today.
We are pleased to announce additional CAHP funding is now available, effective April 2, 2018. Qualifying CAHP projects enrolled throughout our entire SoCalGas service area are once again eligible for full natural gas/electric incentives.
The BIA Baldy View Chapter (BIA BV) mourns the passing of Hesperia Mayor, Russ Blewett. Mayor Blewett, who died at the age of 74 surrounded by his family early Wednesday morning,
‘Active Adult Community’ no longer implies a cluster of bland homes surrounding a simple community center set up for jazzercise classes on the weekends.
150 attendees enjoyed our delicious food, beer and wine vendors, raffle prizes and networking.
As the County’s Population Increases and Climate Change Impacts Anticipate Longer Periods of Drought, New Sustainable Water Sources will be Key to Region’s Economic Success.
It takes a village! Building a new home today will take, on average, more than 80 professional individuals ranging from architects and engineers to painters and plumbers.