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66th Annual Parade of Homes Another Successful Parade

May 31, 2018

  A special Thank you goes out to the following builders for building the homes to be toured for the 66th Annual Parade of Homes. Childs Custom Homes – 5920 Covey Road Classic Builders  – 5006 Blue Mesa Lane Cornerstone Custom Homes –  1720 Shoal Creek Drive Dennis Company –  3903 Alexandria Street Dennis Company …

Community Development Director Dana Schoening speaks to NTHBA February 2nd.

Mar 5, 2018

    Being on the job with the City of Wichita Falls for only 4 months. Dana Schoening who was recently hired to fill the position of Director of Community Development, was very kind to accept an invitation from the North Texas Home Builders Association to speak at the February 2nd general membership meeting.  …

Wichita Lake Revitalization Update Presented to NTHBA by Tom Lang & Stephen Garner

Mar 5, 2018

(The majority of the information in this article is copied from the Support Lake Wichita Web site). The Wichita Lake Revitalization was the topic of speakers Tom Lang and Stephen Garner with the Wichita Lake Revitalization Committee. With the Revitalization of Lake Wichita being so near and dear to their hearts, Stephen Garner expressed how…

NTHBA Host Mystery Dinner for Annual Christmas Party

Jan 4, 2018

Over a hundred people braved the arctic blast on December 7th, with a wind chill of 28 degrees, to attend the NTHBA annual Christmas Party.  This year the committee took a leap of faith to do a Mystery Dinner with a twist.  They were not disappointed.  The committee was astonished when the talent was revealed…

2017/2018 Officers Installed by TAB Member Felicia Wright

Dec 22, 2017

Felicia Wright, TAB’s Associate Director of Legislative & Political Affairs reports on the 85th legislative session and installs 2017/2018 Officers & Directors. October marks the time of year for the NTHBA to Install the Officers & Directors for the upcoming year.  It was a great pleasure to have someone as passionate about the home building…

NTHBA Member Ashton Gustafson speaks at November 1st General Membership Meeting

Dec 22, 2017

Member Ashton Gustafson gives a summary to the NTHBA about the economics of the housing industry in Wichita Falls through 2016 Ashton Gustafson Broker and partner of Bishop Realtor Group was the guest speaker for the North Texas Home Builders Association at the November 3rd general membership meeting.  With his knowledge and experience in the…

Safety Tips for Builders & Realtors Topic of March Luncheon

Mar 22, 2017

Tips on safety and ways to avoid theft on construction sites was the topic for the North Texas Home Builders Association and Wichita Falls Association of Realtors joint luncheon March 2, 2017.  Long time Wichita Falls residents Brian Bohn, a local Wichita Falls police officer and his wife Mindy, who own Signal 88 Security spoke…

NTHBA Learns Recreational Opportunities & Economic Impact of Lake Arrowhead State Park

Mar 6, 2017

The North Texas Home Builders Association enjoyed the opportunity to learn from, Lake Arrowhead State Park Superintendent Keith Gauthier, what the state park has to offer residents of Wichita Falls as well as visitors from all over.  They also were educated on what the economic impact is from the Park. The mission of the Texas…

NTHBA Privileged to Hear Motivation Speech by Talented Local Speaker

Jan 27, 2017

Ever heard the saying, it’s not what you know, it’s who you know?  Well the NTHBA just happened to know the right person to hook us up with Mark Lukert as our guest speaker for our January 5th General Membership Meeting.  Mark Lukert is a talented motivational speaker known by many in the North Texas…

Interfaith Ministries, scholarship winners highlight Home Builders luncheon

Jul 21, 2015

  Carol Chatterton, volunteer coordinator at Interfaith Ministries, discussed the ongoing work of the non-profit organization and the 2015 scholarship winners were presented their checks at the July membership luncheon of the North Texas Home Builders Association held Thursday, July 9, at the Kemp at the Forum. Chatterton explained that Interfaith Ministries began following the…

WFISD bond proposal discussed at April Home Builders luncheon

Apr 29, 2015

The North Texas Home Builders Association learned about the upcoming $59.5 million school bond election during the April Membership Luncheon held Thursday, April 2, at the Kemp Center for the Arts.Dr. John Frossard, superintendent of the Wichita Falls Independent School District, gave a detailed explanation and then, along with school board members Kevin Goldstein and…

NTHBA Host Seminar on High Performance Homes

Dec 3, 2014

  The North Texas Home Builders Association hosted a seminar on November 20, 2014 at The Good Times Party Barn compliments of NTHBA member Rick Belz.    The evening began with a remarkable catfish dinner sponsored by Atmos Energy.  The seminar was titled Introduction to High Performance Homes & 2015 Energy Codes.  Professionals from various fields…

Jose Garcia receives Life Director status

Dec 3, 2014

Congratulations Jose Garcia with Garnel Construction for your new Life Director status.  Kudos to you for your 7 years of representing the North Texas Home Builders Association at the state level as a HOMEPAC Trustee, on the Government Affairs Committee and on the Multi-Family Homes Committee as well as your overall attendance at the TAB…

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Apr 22, 2011

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