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MONDAY MORNING MESSAGE
FROM THE CEO
FORREST M. WALL, CAE
PARADE OF HOMES BLUE RIBBON WINNERS ANNOUNCED
The 2022 Parade of Homes is off to a great start. We have print and digital ads running throughout the month, magazines inserted into selected Detroit Free Press home delivery on June 5, bright Parade of Homes signs throughout the area, the comprehensive website, social media outreach and extensive PR. On June 9, my interview with Jeanette Schneider, president of Re/Max Southeastern Michigan aired and dBusiness featured the Blue
Ribbon Award Winning homes.
On Wednesday, Parade of Homes sponsor, Lake Michigan Credit Union, hosted the annual Parade of Homes kick-off event and announcement of this year's Blue Ribbon award winning homes. The event was held at LMCU's new, spacious Rochester location. We appreciate Eric Burgoon, Marty Peltier and all the staff of LMCU that made it a fun and success event. Thank you to our hosts and all who participated. A few photos are shown below. PRESS HERE FOR ALL PARTY PHOTOS.
I am pleased to announce the following Blue Ribbon winning homes by price category::
- $400,000 and under – Findlay – C by M/I Homes
- $450,000 to $525,000 – The Berkshire II by MJC Companies
- $550,000 to $600,000 – Lafayette by Robertson Homes
- $600,000 to $675,000 – Rosemont by Hunter Homes at Trailside Crossing
- $700,000 to $790,000 – Churchill by Palazzolo Properties and Homes
- $800,000 to $875,000 – Summit by R.L. Corp.
- $900,000 to $975,000 - Stratford II by Vitale Real Estate and New Homes
- Over $1 Million – Moceri Prairie Ranch by Moceri Companies.
Congratulations to all winners. Here is to a very successful Parade of Homes event throughout June and beyond!
"AFTER HOURS" MIXER AT MERCANTILE BANK
This Thursday! Sign Up Today!
Please join us for an in person gathering to meet other industry professionals
and gain new contacts. Win great prizes! Snacks and beverages will be available. Bring prospective members to the event to sample the value of HBA Networking.
This event is being sponsored by MERCANTILE BANK and will be held at their showroom at 1700 W. Big Beaver Road, Suite 100, Troy 48084. THURSDAY, JUNE 16 FROM 6 - 8 P.M.
There will be three drawings at the end of the evening. The Builder & Remodeler drawing prize is $800. The Associate drawing prize is $850 and the Attendee drawing prize is $50. You must be present to win.
While there is no charge to attend and both members and prospective members are welcome, we do require advance registration. Please REGISTER ONLINE by June 9. If you have questions, please contact Riva Gulli at 248-862-1002.
PROFESSIONAL WOMEN IN BUILDING COUNCIL PICNIC IN THE PARK
AT BOULAN PARK IN TROY
THURSDAY, JUNE 23
Please join us at Boulan Park in Troy for relaxing conversation and optional yoga with PWB member Kelsey Powell.
Bring your own lunch, chair and yoga mat, if you want to partake. We will provide bottled water. pavilion #1 in the park is reserved for our event. Look for the PWB banner!
Date: Thursday, June 23
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Place: Boulan Park, 1898 Boulan Drive, Troy 48084
West side of Crooks Rd., between Big Beaver and Wattles Rd..
Cost: $10 per person
Please REGISTER ONLINE or by calling Riva Gulli at 248-862-1002.
MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS FOR THE HBA & AAM ANNUAL PICNIC AND MICHAEL STOSKOPF RETIREMENT PARTY: AUGUST 10 AT NOON
Please join us on Wednesday, August 10 at The Links of Novi Singh to network with members while enjoying lunch. This is also your chance to give Michael Stoskopf, retired CEO of HBA, your good wishes and support the Walter R. Stoskopf Memorial Skilled Trades Scholarship.
The cost to attend is $20 per person. A portion of the proceeds from this event will be donated to the skilled trades scholarship, part of HBA's 501 (c) 3 Charitable & Educational Foundation. Your support will be recognized in the October 2022 isue of Building Business & Apartment Management Magazine.
This Event Is Limited To The FIRST 125 Who Register. Please limit your reservations to four people per company.
Lunch Sponsorships for this event are also available at $500 each, including 2 admissions to the event. Contact Riva at 248-862-1002
Registration Deadline to attend or sponsor is August 1, 2022, or when the event is sold out. PLEASE REGISTER ONLINE TODAY.
THANK YOU RENEWING MEMBERS
APARTMENT ASSOCIATION MEMBERS
ALLEN L. AMBER, AMBER PROPERTIES CO.
FRED BARDEN, BARDEN MANAGEMENT LLC
LINDA MANNING, LEGACY, LLC
TERRY POTTERPIN, P.K. HOUSING & MGMT CO
RAYMOND DEBATES III, UNIVERSITY RENTALS, LLC
DAVID SCHMERIN, BINGHAM DEVELOPMENT LLC
MICHAEL GUERRA, CGB, MILLCREEK PROPERTY GROUP LLC
RAIF HARIK, RALI BUILDING, LLC
ANTHONY PISCO, RENAISSANCE BUILDING, INC.
ADAM CHAYET, STRATHDALE DEVELOPMENT
PAULA BADALAMENTE, IMAGIO GLASS DESIGN
ADAM TILLMAN, KOHLER CO.
BROOKE ADAMS, LIFE REMODELED
MARSHALL BLAU, PROGRESSIVE PROPERTIES
JASON EMERINE, SEIBER KEAST LEHNER
CRAIG T. LADUKE, LADUKE CONSTRUCTION LLC
TOM INGER, RENOVATION BY DESIGN
BRUCE MODDE, MODDE CONSTRUCTION CO., INC
JOEL TREGO, IMAGIO GLASS DESIGN
MICHAEL DENTAMARO, IMAGIO GLASS DESIGN
KAREN AGAR, IMAGIO GLASS DESIGN
JENNIFER GURZICK, KOHLER CO.
MARK PISCO, RENAISSANCE BUILDING, INC.
JON ROPES, RENOVATION BY DESIGN
LAUREN MCCABE, RENOVATION BY DESIGN
PATRICK KEAST, SEIBER KEAST LEHNER
BOB EMERINE, SEIBER KEAST LEHNER