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BIA Turns 80 Years Young!

January 15th, 2018|

BIA Turns 80 Years Young! By Borre Winckel, President & CEO In 1938, the following happened; A deep recession with unemployment at 19%. The Minimum Hourly Rate was set at 40 cents. Seabiscuit beat [...]

BIA’s 2016 Annual Financial Report

January 15th, 2018|

BIA's 2016 Annual Financial Report By Borre Winckel, President & CEO Annually, the Board of Directors of the Building Industry Association (BIA) of San Diego County contracts with a certified public accounting firm to review [...]

Disaster Recovery Resources

December 12th, 2017|

Disaster Recovery Resources Once again, our community is hit by the devastating effects of wildfires.  The BIA hopes that all who have been affected (you or your family/friends) are safe.  Please find the following [...]

12 Days of BIA Christmas

December 11th, 2017|

12 Days of BIA Christmas By Borre Winckel, President & CEO On the first day of Christmas BIA gave this news to me: That all Building Permits shall be Free On the second day [...]

BIA’s Project Green Light Helps Again

December 11th, 2017|

BIA's Project Green Light Helps Again By Michael Harris With low-to-middle-income housing on the line, Lennar came to BIA in order to implement Project Green Light (PGL).  They knew it was important for pro-housing [...]

The Left on Housing Right?

November 17th, 2017|

The Left on Housing Right? By Borre Winckel, President & CEO If Housing is a Right, how come Sacramento keeps passing laws that effectively deny low-income folks, and now also the middle-class, access to [...]