Latest News 2017-04-17T21:54:39+00:00


Quarterly Coffee & Connections

October 17th, 2017|

Quarterly Coffee & Connections Coffee & Connections is an opportunity for BIA members to meet with Marc Harris and Julie Menas, two of our veteran members, in an informal setting to learn more about how [...]

City Announces Holiday Construction Restrictions

October 10th, 2017|

City Announces Holiday Construction Restrictions By Matt Adams The City of San Diego issued its Construction Restriction requirements for the upcoming holiday season. The annual notification covers the downtown area and streets near major retail outlets [...]

Governor Signs Multiple Housing Bills

October 3rd, 2017|

Governor Signs Multiple Housing Bills By Matt Adams Governor Jerry Brown put his signature on a mixed bag of state legislation intended to tackle the housing crisis but the overall impact on housing affordability [...]

2017-2018 Fee Survey Available

October 3rd, 2017|

2017-2018 Fee Survey Available to BIA Members By Angeli Calinog The latest BIA Fee Survey is now available in the Members' Only section of the BIA website. Log-in if you have already registered in 2017 or [...]

The Numbers Don’t Lie

October 2nd, 2017|

The Numbers Don't Lie By Borre Winckel, President & CEO I’m a numbers guy. Every month, I spread the building permit data we obtain from the Sacramento based Construction Industry Research Board (CIRB). CIRB belongs [...]

BIA Cares Bike Drive Launched

October 2nd, 2017|

BIA Cares Bike Drive Launched Last year, because of the generosity of so many of YOU, BIA Cares provided over "300" bicycles to under privileged children in San Diego County.  Last year the Holiday Bike Drive provided [...]

The Win-Win-Win Rate Lock!

September 19th, 2017|

The Win-Win-Win Rate Lock!  By Dan Long, Builder Sales Manager, loanDepot What can a homebuilder do to protect its backlog of homes under construction from volatile interest rates?  Partner with a lender that offers [...]