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Dayton Builders Counted Among Best of Ohio Once Again

On November 13, the Ohio Home Builders Association announced their 2018 Best of Ohio Homes Awards and, once again, some of the Home Builders Association of Dayton's builders were winners. Dan DeVol of Daniel Devol Custom Builder and Jim Zengel of Zengel Group were awarded trophies for their stunning entries. DeVol won Best Custom Home 2,501-3,500 Square Feet and Zengel won Best Bathroom Renovation Over $50,000.


Regional Housing Forecast

Featuring Rob Dietz, Ph.D, NAHB Chief Economist

Our friends at the HBA of Greater Cincinnati have extended a generous invitation to members of the HBA of Dayton to attend a Regional Housing Forecast for FREE! The Regional Housing Forecast will feature Rob Dietz, Ph.D, Chief Economist for the NAHB. Rob is a leading national expert on housing trends and has appeared in several print and broadcast media outlets, including the Wall Street Journal. At the NAHB, Rob is responsible for housing market analysis, forecasting and industry surveys, as well as other housing-related research. Before joining NAHB in 2005 he served as an economist for the Congressional Joint Committee on Taxation.


December Mid-Week Meet Up presented by Appliance Gallery

FREE Networking Event ~ Register Today!

Join the Home Builders Association of Dayton on Thursday, December 6 when Appliance Gallery hosts the final Mid-Week Meet Up for 2018 at their Moraine showroom. With great food, libations and an opportunity to network, this will be an evening you won’t want to miss! RSVP BY 11/30/18 TO LINDSEY HASBROUCK TO ATTEND: 937. 298.2900 ext.1 or


How to Survive an ICE Inspection

When ICE Comes Calling: U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement on the Jobsite

NAHB has teamed up with a team of immigration law experts to provide members with information on what to expect – and what to do – when a jobsite gets a visit from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE).


Home Construction Arbitration Rules

The American Arbitration Association, commonly referred to as the “AAA” provides numerous structures for dispute resolution. What many businesses and contractors are unaware of however is that to leverage to the most beneficial set of rules they typically need to be specified in a party’s contract. All too often, contractors and businesses have formed utilizing “off the rack” documents that simply make generic reference to “Arbitration” without specifying any particular form or forum, or even a specific set of rules.


Register your 2018 Best of Ohio Homes Categories

Will you be the next winner of the Best of Ohio?

The Best of Ohio Homes Awards is in its third year and the program is presented by the Ohio Home Builders Association. The goal is to recognize builder and remodeler members for completing the BEST projects in the state.


2018 Showcase Home

The HBA's Showcase Home Has Started!

The Home Builders Association of Dayton is proud to announce the ceremonial groundbreaking for its 2018 Showcase Home and the start of an exciting new project for our members! This project is being managed by Peebles Homes and is supported by our amazing members.


Women in Construction Week!

March 4-10 is National Women in Construction week, and we are very proud to feature some of the best and brightest female leaders in our association.


Find Gas Pipeline Projects

Hate to be caught in traffic due to construction? Our friends at Vectren have you covered!

Natural gas pipeline construction in neighborhoods is underway and will continue throughout most of the year. To find specific locations or addresses, visit


New Member Spotlight

Welcome McDougall-Marsh Land Surveyors to the Home Builders Association of Dayton! We are happy to serve you!