Look to the Sky

Artists and photographers know how beautiful light can be, especially when it’s natural, at various times of the day and in all seasons. Light makes you feel better – the Spring season is a perfect example as research indicates the exposure to increased sunlight triggers a release of serotonin, a hormone associated with boosting mood. […]
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Recent News

GOHBA Congratulates 2020 Housing Design Award Winners

Excellence and innovation in Ottawa’s housing industry was on display at The Greater Ottawa Home Builders’ Association (GOHBA)’s Housing Design Awards virtual presentation on Friday, November 20th. The event was brought to life online by host, and comedian, James Cunningham, and focused on the best projects from builders, renovators, architects, designers, and industry partners in […]


Our Commitment to Energy Efficiency

On September 22 GOHBA won EnerQuality’s Home Builders’ Association of the Year award, which recognizes “outstanding leadership in high-performance home building by promoting and participating in EnerQuality programs and the high-performance homebuilding construction industry.” GOHBA is the proud voice for excellence in the home building community, and one of the things we’re most proud of […]


How Lumber Supply Affects Housing

If you’re building a new home, thinking about one, or have bought lumber for a home renovation project recently, you’ve likely seen media reports about supply constraints and sharp price increases in wood products — specifically pressure-treated wood, plywood and framing lumber. A big part of what you’re seeing now is the lag effect from […]