HBA Announces Parade Of Homes Dates: April 24-27, May 1-4

This year’s Spring Parade of Homes magazine cover! Look for it at all Hornbacher’s stores starting April 21.

The Home Builders Association of Fargo-Moorhead is proud to announce its Spring Parade of Homes dates, featuring more than 70 homes over two four-day weekends: April 24-27 and May 1-4. Sponsored by Marvin Windows & Doors, the Parade covers two weekends for consumer convenience. Hours are 4 – 8 p.m. Thursday-Friday and noon – 5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. It will showcase newly constructed homes by local builders.

Admission is free, and the event will be a scattered-site tour of homes throughout the F-M area. Homes will cover all price ranges, including options for those age 55 and better, first-time buyers, people needing more space and those wanting to downsize.

Magazine Details

Parade of Homes magazines detailing each home entry are available at all Hornbacher’s stores April 21-May 4. The magazine is a full-color, glossy publication with a half page dedicated to each home entry. Homes are represented in full color, with 3-D renderings. Builders also have an option to include a floor plan with home listings. The magazine includes a detailed map to each Parade entry, as well as a condensed listing of all homes entered in the event. An insert with home listings will be included in The Forum April 20.

Web Details

Consumers may access the Parade online at www.hbafm.com. The interactive website will allow consumers to browse homes, view maps and look for builders.

A free Parade application for Apple devices such as the iPhone, iPod and iPad is also available at www.hbafm.com.

Featured Homes

Each year, HBA members volunteer Parade of Homes entries priced $500,000 and higher to be “featured” homes in a fundraising effort to support their industry, Association and charity. Look for more details in the event magazine or at www.hbafm.com. The cost is $5 to tour all featured homes. Money raised will go to Home Builders Care of Fargo-Moorhead Foundation, the HBA’s charitable foundation. It supports skill training, education and projects related to the housing industry.

Call the HBA of F-M at (701) 232-5846 or visit www.hbafm.com for more information on this event.

The HBA of F-M promotes an environment in which members and their businesses can prosper. It is a non-profit trade association of over 800 members that has been in existence since 1956. Its public events include the Spring Parade of Homes, Fall Parade of Homes, Remodeled Home Tour, Red River Valley Home & Garden Show and Fall Home Show.