News & Updates
Late March / Early April 2017
BIA Cares "Home for a Veteran 2017"   
Ground Breaking Ceremony
BIA Cares Will Break Ground on the Third "Home for a Veteran" Project!
Join BIA Cares tomorrow, March 30th at 2325 Walcot Way, Lexington KY 40511 in the Coventry Subdivision for a special ground breaking ceremony.  BIA Cares is proud to begin building their third new home for a veteran in our community.  Come celebrate the special occasion! 
  • BIA Cares Home for a Veteran Ground Breaking Ceremony
  • Thursday, March 30th
  • 10am
  • 2325 Walcot Way (Lexington, KY 40511 - Coventry Subdivision)
  • All BIA Members Welcome to Attend!

Special Thanks to:

  • Haymaker Development for supplying the lot at a discounted price
  • Mike Hall & Andover Construction as Project Manager

If you or a company you know is interested in donating materials, labor, or monetarily, please contact Brenda Vance at (859) 273-5117, ext.27.

Remodelers Council Meeting - April 12th
Due to FCPS spring break next week, the BIA Remodelers Council meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 12th 
  • Presentation:  "Remodeler Experiences" Round-table Discussion 
  • Lunch: 11:30am-12pm
  • Presentation & Announcements:  12pm-1pm
The Building Institute - Class of 2017 
Celebrate Success!
Please join the celebration as the Building Institute of Central KY proudly presents the graduating class of 2017 at St Luke United Methodist Church, 2351 Alumni Drive on April 6th.

Doors open at 5:30, ceremony will begin promptly at 6:00 PM. 

Come out and talk to the graduates. 

Please RSVP to

LBAR Donates $10k to the Building Institute
Thank You LBAR!
The Lexington-Bluegrass Association of REALTORS generously donationed $10,000 to the  Building Institute of Central Kentucky . The donation will contribute to the ongoing success of developing the building and construction work force in Central Kentucky.

Pictured left to right, Lisa Ball (Ball Homes & 2018 BIA Central KY President), Ty Brown (President LBAR), Bruce Maybriar (Director of Professional Development, Building Institute), Butch Mellott (ComfortMaster Heating & Air), and Matt Coomer (LBAR)

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BIA Central KY Golf Outing
When?  Monday, May 22nd

Where? The Bull at Boone’s Trace Golf Club at 175 Gleneagles Blvd, Richmond, Kentucky

Time? 12:00 Noon Shotgun Start

Cost? $150 per player ($600 per team) Includes lunch, 2 drink tickets, driving range, golf, cart, & great door prizes!

Foursome Registration- call Pam Calvert  859-273-5117 x31  
Sponsorships/Contests - call Sandy Beck at 859-621-1592 or 859-273-5117 x30
Or...send an e-mail with questions to

2017 Grand Tour of Homes
Save the Date!

The Grand Tour of Homes will take place on July 21-23 and July 28-30, 2017

Entry Forms will be emailed to builders this week! 

Questions?  Contact Pam Calvert at

NAHB Member Advantage -
More Benefits for Your Membership Experience
Save Today - And Tomorrow, Too!
The numbers are in, and they’re awesome: NAHB members saved $20 million in 2016 when they bought products and services through the  NAHB Member Advantage  program.

From discounts on vehicles, rental cars and building supplies to shipping, warranty services and insurance, NAHB Member Advantage has something to offer every member.

For the most up-to-date information about which companies are offering discounts as well as detailed information on how to get started, bookmark — and start pocketing those savings. For more information, contact Christy Ronaldson at 800-368-5242 x8273.

Certified Aging-In-Place Designation
Thank You HBA Partners
Platinum Partner
Education Partner
Gold Partner
Bronze Partners
For more information on a BIA Central KY Promotional Partner investment and what it can do for your company, contact Sandy Beck at (859) 273-5117, ext. 25 or email Sandy Beck at