Troy Yancey, owner of TEAL Construction in Charlottesville, VA was installed as the 51st President of the Blue Ridge Home Builders Association during the BRHBA Annual Installation Dinner.
The event was sponsored by Dominion Virginia Power. The keynote speaker was Jen Jacobs, Executive Director at the Albemarle Housing Improvement Program (AHIP). Ms. Jacobs spoke extensively on the “Safe at Home” Program. “Promoting our partnership with the Charlottesville-Albemarle Association of Realtors and AHIP’s Safe at Home program is a primary goal for me this year.” said Yancey during his acceptance speech.
The annual dinner attracts numerous builders each year. Twelve BRHBA Past Presidents gathered to welcome Mr. Yancey into his new role, along with over 100 guests attending the dinner.
The President of the BRHBA helps to serve as the advocate and resource for the area home building industry and to be the voice of … Read More »
The Blue Ridge Home Builders Association hosted Dr. David Crowe, the Chief Economist for the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) for their annual breakfast and Economic Forecast Meeting for the Charlottesville and Central Virginia Region.
Dr. Crowe presented past economic data as well as projected economic projections for both the United States and for the Central Virginia region to the members of the Blue Ridge Home Builders Association at their annual breakfast meeting held at the Glenmore Country Club.
According to the NAHB, while recent economic reports suggest that home building took a pause at the beginning of 2013, leading indicators point to more growth for housing in the months ahead.
Per data from the Census Bureau, housing starts were down 8.5% in January. However, all of the loss was in the multifamily segment, where construction fell from an unusually high annualized rate of 365,000 in December … Read More »
On Thursday evening, Troy Yancey, owner of TEAL Construction based in Charlottesville, VA was installed as Vice President of the Blue Ridge Home Builders Association.
The Blue Ridge Home Builders Association (BRHBA) is a professional trade association organized in 1964 to unite the builder/developer with the allied trade industries, businesses and professions that have interest in the building industry. BRHBA works to consolidate resources and build coalitions that will develop the industry and the community.
BRHBA is part of a federation of local home building associations throughout the United States and is affiliated with the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and the Home Builders Association of Virginia.
The work of the Association is established by a Board of Directors and carried out by member volunteers through our committees. The Board of Directors is a working board and each committee chairman is a member of … Read More »