OHBA in the News

Are You a #HomeBeliever? (March 2018) Next Home: Ontario Condo & Home Builders’ Annual 2018 Read more

Q & A with Joe Vaccaro (March 2018) Next Home: Ontario Condo & Home Builders’ Annual 2018 Read more

Novae Res Urbis (February 14, 2018) – Inclusionary Zoning Regulations: Perspectives on Funding (p.3) Read more

[Inclusionary zoning] Key part of Ontario’s housing plan slammed as ‘giving in’ to developers (January 23, 2018) Read more

Ontario Construction Report (January 11, 2018) – Province announces Inclusionary Zoning framework: OHBA gives generally (but not totally) positive response Read more

Toronto Star (December 8, 2018) – Ontario may expand Greenbelt to protect water supply Read more

NRU Publishing (October 11, 2017) – OHBA Industry Priorities (President’s profile: Pierre Dufresne) Read more

Daily Commercial News (October 4, 2017) – Guelph association honoured with Home Builders award Read more

Toronto Star (September 4, 2017) – Trying to stop prime Ontario farmland from being ‘entombed forever’ Read more

Ottawa Citizen (September 28, 2017) – Tartan Homes exec PierreDufresne first Ottawan in quarter century to lead Ontario home builders body Read more

The Walrus (August 15, 2017) – Why You Can’t Afford an Apartment in Canada’s Biggest Cities Read more

Daily Commercial News (July 6, 2017) – Excess soil regulations headed down a ‘rabbit hole’ Read more

Toronto Storeys (May 24, 2017) – Without OMB, we will have no one to blame but ourselves Read more

Toronto Star (May 18, 2017) – Anti-sprawl plan for GTA and beyond gets an update Read more

Aurora Banner (May 18, 2017) – Replacing OMB with development tribunal empowers communities: groups Read more

Canadian Press  (May 19, 2017) – Ontario sets tougher anti-sprawl targets in updated growth plan for Golden Horseshoe Read more

(CBC Ottawa ) May 17, 2017 – OMB changes will save community groups money, advocates say Read more

TVO (May 16, 2017) – Are the Liberals about to undo their own housing policies? Read more

Globe and Mail (May 16, 2017) – Ontario Municipal Board reforms will stifle new housing: developers Read more

Global News  (May 16, 2017) – Province to replace Ontario Municipal Board with less powerful tribunal Read more

Urban Toronto (May 16, 2017) – New Tribunal Could Soon Replace The Ontario Municipal Board Read more

Globe and Mail (May 12, 2017) – OMB challenges to be barred within 500 metres of transit stations Read more

Sudbury Star (May 16, 2017) – Sudbury program aims to stop illegal building Read more

Toronto Star (April 20, 2017) – New tax, rent controls part of Wynne’s plan to protect tenants and homebuyers Read more

Toronto Sun (April 20, 2017) – Ontario to tax non-resident foreign housing buyers 15% Read more

Yellow Pages Next Home (March 30, 2017) – The quest for energy-efficient homes continues Read more

Oakville Beaver (March 20, 2017) – Tarion and the Town want to stop illegal building in Oakville Read more

Stratford Beacon Herald (March 15, 2017) – Tarion and OHBA in Stratford to warn homebuyers about dangers of illegal building Read more

Yellow Pages Next Home (March 11, 2017) – Condos in the suburbs in high demand Read more

REMI Network (March 10, 2017) – Province should address affordability: OHBA, OREA Read more

Mortgage Broker News (March 7, 2017) – Associations for housing affordability Read more

Toronto Star (February 22, 2017) – Millennials are ‘generation screwed’ on real estate Read more