Parade of Homes

BATC Foundation Features Three Dream Homes in the 2014 Spring Parade of Homes

Posted on February 3, 2014
During the Parade of Homes, the public has an opportunity to help area families in need when they visit the BATC Foundation Dream Homes. During this event, visitors can visit three very special Dream Homes.
Posted in BATC News, Parade of Homes, BATC Foundation | Tagged BATC, BATC Foundation, Dream Homes, TC Homebuilders, Hendel Homes, Bohland Homes, Builders Association of the Twin Cities

Our Charitable Arm: BATC Foundation, Making a Difference One Home at a Time

Posted on February 3, 2014
For almost 20 years, the BATC Foundation has tapped the talents and resources of our member builders, remodelers, and suppliers to help families who otherwise might not have the opportunity to have a safe and affordable home.
Posted in BATC News, Parade of Homes, BATC Foundation | Tagged BATC, BATC Foundation, Zack Mohs, Barn Raisings, Parade of Homes, Dream Homes, Builders Association of the Twin Cities

BATC Foundation Holds Spring Sale at Builders WareHouse

Posted on February 3, 2014
Recycle, Renew, and Reuse Outlet Store Open Saturday, April 12, 2013
Posted in BATC News, Parade of Homes, BATC Foundation | Tagged BATC, BATC Foundation, Builders WareHouse, Bell Mortgage, Builders Association of the Twin Cities

Spring 2014 Parade of Homes(sm) Opens  March 1st

Posted on January 29, 2014
The Parade of Homes, presented by the Builders Association of the Twin Cities, will open for touring March 1st, 2014. The tour, in its 66th year, once again welcomes area families looking for new homes, but also anyone interested in seeing the latest trends in home building.
Posted in BATC News, Parade of Homes | Tagged BATC, Builders Association of the Twin Cities, Parade of Homes

Press Event to Introduce the U.S. Department of Energy’s First DoE Challenge Home in Minnesota

Posted on August 30, 2013
One of the homes featured on the Parade of Homes this Fall is a super-green and healthy home by Amaris Homes. This 3,600 square foot rambler has been designed and constructed to meet the strict green requirements of both MN Green Path (Master Certified) and LEED for Homes (LEED v4 Beta Program).
Posted in BATC News, Parade of Homes, MN Green Path | Tagged Parade of Homes, BATC, Amaris Homes, University of Minnesota Cold Climate Housing, MN Green Path, LEED for Homes, HERS Score

BATC: Working To Keep Homes Safe and Affordable

Posted on August 16, 2013
There are encouraging signs all around us showing the housing market is recovering. But, home affordability continues to be a concern for Minnesota’s middle class families as government regulation grows. Currently, more than 25 percent of the cost of a new home is the cost of regulations.
Posted in BATC News, General, Advocacy, Parade of Homes | Tagged BATC, new homes, Affordable housing, Housing Regulation

Fall 2013 Parade of Homes(sm) Opens September 7th

Posted on August 13, 2013
The Builders Association of the Twin Cities (BATC) is proud to present the Fall 2013 Parade of Homes. Models are open September 7 through 29, 2013, Thursdays through Sundays, from noon to 6:00 pm.
Posted in BATC News, Parade of Homes | Tagged BATC, Builders Association of the Twin Cities, Parade of Homes, Minnesota's Green Path

Facts About the Fall 2013 Parade of Homes(sm)

Posted on August 13, 2013
• In its 65th year, the Parade of Homes is presented by the Builders Association of the Twin Cities (BATC) members. • The tour runs from September 7th through the 29th, with 324 new homes open Thursdays through Sundays from noon to 6:00 pm.
Posted in BATC News, Parade of Homes | Tagged BATC, Builders Association of the Twin Cities, Parade of Homes

Real Families Tell their Home Building Experiences

Posted on August 13, 2013
Two Twin Cities families shared their new home building stories with us:
Posted in BATC News, Parade of Homes | Tagged BATC, Bullders Association of the Twin Cities, new homes, Parade of Homes

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