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We hope you are still having an awesome summer! September is just around the corner. New projects, new hires, new promotions! And, it's a sell-out type of summer...

Enjoy all of the fantastic PPP announcements below and share your good news with us! As a member of the BIA SD, this benefit is great PR for you and your firm. If you have something to 'brag' about, please send it our way! New project, new job, new hire, an award??? - It's noteworthy!
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CBI Finished Home Design Announces the Promotion of Tiffany George
Christian Brothers Interiors has promoted Tiffany George to Division President of Builder Services and Design Centers. Her number one goal is to further advance and expand builder services, offering new services with even better personalization, to increase new home sales in any market. She is committed to developing and adding services to elevate the home shopping, home buying and homeownership experiences with the most comprehensive technology, including CBI Online
BIA Cares Launches New Fundraiser

This year BIA Cares has selected Urban Street Angels to be the recipient of a $10,000 grant. Urban Street Angels provides housing and education for transitional youth in San Diego. Defined: “transitional youth” are 18-24 years old, and without intervention, 50% will become chronically homeless. Urban Street Angels takes kids off the streets, gives them a job, trains them in life skills and helps them transition into stable housing.
BIA Installation Dinner, a Beautiful Evening
On August 14th, over 600 BIA members gathered at the InterContinental Hotel to celebrate the 2021 Installation Dinner. Rescheduled from the original January date, it was worth the wait! The theme of "Thinking Back, While Looking Forward: The Future of Home" was beautifully displayed throughout the evening in the amazing videos that were shown and inspiring speeches from new CEO Lori Holt Pfeiler, Chairman Alex Plishner, and San Diego Mayor Todd Gloria. Click here to read more about BIA's new President & CEO Lori Holt Pfeiler's vision for housing in San Diego. The esteemed Paul Barnes with Shea Homes was inducted into the Hall of Fame. To see photos from that evening: Click here!
New Home Gallery Opening This Month at
Tri Pointe Homes’ Citro Community
The sweeping 390-acre Citro community, designed by Tri Pointe Homes, will officially open its onsite New Home Gallery on August 28, 2021. There are five available neighborhoods: Avo, Pomelo, Castello, Meyer and Zutano. Located in Fallbrook, Citro offers the very best of Southern California living: olive tree-lined streets, hiking trails, playgrounds, community garden, BBQ area and swimming pool. Pricing starts in the $400,000’s. 
BUILD SD PAC's "Return of the PAC" Fundraiser Great Success
Last night, over 50 BUILD SD PAC Donors gathered at the beautiful Paradise Point Island Lawn for a successful evening of networking and fundraising. We were joined by Supervisor Joel Anderson, Council President Pro Tem Stephen Whitburn, Councilmember Marni von Wilpert, Councilmember Colin Parent, and Councilmember Keith Blackburn.

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Danielle & Zoe…BIA Treasures!
The SMC would like to congratulate Danielle Brown and Zoe Rashid for their recent promotions within the BIA. Danielle is now the Director of Events and Zoe is now the Membership Manager. Both women have been dedicated to the BIA for more than two years, and we have no doubt the entire membership is as grateful as we are for their skill, commitment, patience, professionalism and happy smiles. Congratulations Danielle & Zoe!
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