Monthly Archives: May 2017

May Hot Sheet

Posted on May 15, 2017
INSIDE THE MAY HOT SHEET “Strong homebuilding activity is a great sign for all of Minnesota, but our builders are still struggling to create entry-level housing, a key part of the housing market. We are working with the MN REALTORS
Posted in BATC News, Market Information | Tagged May Hot Sheet, Housing Data Twin Cities, Builders Association of the Twin Cities, Building Industry Data, Residential Building Permits

Facts About the 2017 Artisan Home Tour by Parade of Homes®

Posted on May 3, 2017
The Artisan Home Tour by Parade of Homes is presented by the Builders Association of the Twin Cities (BATC). A natural extension of the Parade of Homes brand, the Artisan Home Tour was launched in 2014 and allows high-end builders and remodelers a chance to show their most
Posted in BATC News, General | Tagged BATC Foundation, Artisan Home Tour, Bachman's, Holiday Stationstores, Parade Craze, Artful Living Magazine

Artisan Home Tour by Parade of Homes® FAQs

Posted on May 3, 2017
The Builders Association of the Twin Cities (BATC) ticketed, high-end home event, the Artisan Home Tour, will launch its fourth annual tour on June 9th. Open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays through June 25th, the tour features 19 new homes plus two high-end remodels open the final weekend.
Posted in BATC News, General | Tagged Artisans Home Tour, Bachman's, Holiday Stationstores, Parade Craze, BATC Foundation

Artisan Home Tour Supports BATC Foundation — Building Heart in Housing

Posted on May 3, 2017
Visitors to the Artisan Home Tour will help support the BATC Foundation, the charitable arm of the Builders Association of the Twin Cities (BATC). A portion of proceeds from each Artisan ticket sold will be donated to the Foundation to help continue their good work.
Posted in BATC News, General, BATC Foundation | Tagged Artisan Home Tour, BATC Foundation, Stonewood LLC, Special Spaces Minneapolis, Ispiri LLC, Lennar, Minnesota Assistance Council for Veterans

Technical Fix Removes Sprinklers from Twin Homes

Posted on May 2, 2017
Governor Mark Dayton signed bipartisan housing legislation Tuesday fixing technical language and removing the sprinkler mandate on twin homes. The legislation directs the Department of Labor and Industry (DLI) to modify Minnesota’s Building Code to match the national building code.
Posted in BATC News, Advocacy | Tagged Sprinkler Mandate, Twin Homes, MN Department of Labor and Industry