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Submit Your Nomination for BIA Annual Awards and Hall of Fame

Recognize a deserving member for the Irving E. Schottenstein Builder of the Year, the Associate of the Year, the Remodeler of the Year, the Citizen of the Year, the Washburn Schofield Memorial Award, the Rising Star Award or the BIA Hall of Fame.

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Turning Point - Delaware County Domestic Violence Shelter

The BIA of Central Ohio’s Professional Women in Building Council has committed to helping the local Delaware County Domestic Violence Shelter become a safe place for so many of our local residents. We are looking for donation items to help this project be a huge success!

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Builder Confidence Remains Solid in June

"Builder confidence levels have remained consistently sound this year, reflecting the ongoing gradual recovery of the housing market," said NAHB Chairman Granger MacDonald, a home builder and developer from Kerrville, Texas.

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2017 Parade of Homes Trade Partners

Attention Associate members: Are you working in a 2017 Parade of Homes House? Click here to make sure you get listed correctly in the event marketing. We need this information before June 23, 2017.

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30th Annual MAME Award Winners Announced

Congratulations to all of the winners from the 30th annual Marketing And Merchandising Excellence (MAME) Awards. The event, held May 12 at Bridgewater Banquet & Conference center, attracted over 350 BIA members who cheered on the best of the industry. The event program and the winners book can be downloaded from the Publications page of the BIA website.

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Featured Builder - Schottenstein Real Estate Group

Development Leadership

With exceptional rental communities and mixed-use developments throughout Ohio, Kentucky and Florida, the Schottenstein Real Estate Group, the BIA’s only three-time Developer of the Year award winner, has built on its own rock-solid record to achieve significant growth and sales.

Associate Spotlight - Sims-Lohman Fine Kitchens & Granite

Five-Star Resource

Sims-Lohman makes kitchen cabinetry and countertop purchases stress-free, with advantages like a talented and highly-experienced design team, one-stop-shop, and fast and accurate delivery.

Associate Spotlight - 2-10 Home Buyers Warranty

Protected Homes

2-10 Home Buyers Warranty stands out for its comprehensive structural warranty coverage; 2-10 HBW warranties help builders reduce their risk, protect their assets and increase their competitive edge.

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What Our Members
Are Saying

"Our builder sales and design teams love attending the MAME awards each year. The Dancing with the Stars element has made the event very entertaining, and we had a blast rooting for our designer, Brenda Bush, who performed an excellent cha-cha at this year’s gala. The event is definitely one of the highlights of our year, and we look forward to attending many more in the future."


- Kristan Sock
America's Floor Source


-- Commenting on the 2017 MAME Awards Gala


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