It starts now.
Premier Jason Kenney and his new cabinet were sworn in this morning. Kaycee Madu , MLA for Edmonton South West is the new Minister of Municipal Affairs. BILD Alberta will engage the new government with two policy submissions that align with the UCP platform put forward during the campaign. Be sure to visit you MLA, see cabinet listing .
Provincial and regional housing reports are now available .
Alberta saw a year-to-date weakening of the housing market in the first quarter. Unabsorbed inventory levels remain at 5,395 units which is the highest it has ever been. Total year-to-date residential unit sales are down 9.7% compared to last year. Similarly, the average sale price continues its decline, falling 4.5% compared to the previous year. Total housing starts decline 17.6% when compared to 2018. The following table provides a snapshot of key indicators for Alberta regions.
Codes are now available
Code publications produced by Codes Canada are available free in   electronic format  and for purchase in printed format. User's Guides now have a reduced rate for both formats.
BILD Alberta summoned to the House of Commons
We've made it well known our industry is in trouble and it seems our concerns were heard in our Nation's Capital. BILD Alberta CEO Carmen Wyton has been summoned to Ottawa. She will address the House of Commons Standing Committee on Finance to discuss provisions to the budget. We are working closely with CHBA National to ensure our industry is well represented.
Award-Worthy? Prove it.
Get your submissions in for the most prestigious awards in Alberta's home building, land development and renovation industry. Submission are now begin accepted.
Deadline is May 29.
Save the Date
Conference - September 12-15
Jasper Park Lodge
The Fall Conference will open for registration in late May .
Sponsorship opportunities are available. Interested in exhibiting ? Get facetime with industry leaders. Beat the waiting list.
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Events near you

Luncheon – Doug Noble – May 16

Digital Marketing 101 – May 8

Leadership Session – May 16
Golf Tournament – May 31

Awards of Excellence – May 25

Fairmont Golf Classic – June 6

Golf Tournament – June 6
Last Chance
Only single tickets remain for the Changing Landscapes Conference . The conference brings together a wide array of topics that will be presented by these industry experts. Thank you to all of our sponsors.
Vegas Bound
Attention all speakers! Proposals are now being accepted to present an education session at IBS 2020, January 21-23 in Las Vegas.

A request for proposal, and instructions on crafting your proposal are avialable on their website.