WHY BUY NEW?
Today's new homes are better than ever. Bright, open interiors. A healthy, comfortable indoor environment. Low-maintenance materials inside and out. Solid energy-efficient construction. And all the features you want for today's lifestyle.
Professional new home builders are using advanced design, materials and construction techniques to provide home buyers with the widest range of options and great value. Click below to read more about the advantages of buying a brand new home:
What does DRHBA do for the new home buyer?
The Durham Region Home Builders' Association (DRHBA) is the voice of the residential construction industry in Durham. DRHBA is an advocate for choice in housing, everything from high-density to country living can be found here.
One key aspect of our mission is to protect home buyers by calling for the province of Ontario to keep government-imposed charges reasonable and, helping young families especially to be able to afford newly constructed homes and custom builds.
For more information about our goals, our advocacy on energy efficient and structually safe homes and more, please click here.
Why Build in Durham Region?
Affordable mortgage rates, a strong housing market and it’s vicinity to Toronto make for great real estate opportunities in Durham Region. Click here to learn more about Durham Region’s growing new residential construction statistics and comparisons between each town.
Residential Construction Boom in Oshawa
There was a construction boom in Oshawa in 2013 as the City set eight building records. For the first nine months of 2013, Oshawa had the largest share of building permit activity in Durham, representing 27 per cent of the total building permit value in the region. By contrast, at the same time in 2012, Oshawa was fourth in Durham behind Clarington, Whitby and Pickering.