Category: Parade of Homes

  1. Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders Announces Winners in 60th Annual Parade of Homes

    The 2016 Parade of Homes will open this weekend, April 22- 24 and next weekend, April 29- May 1. All 60 homes will be open this Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. The Parade of Homes is in its 60th year and is Birmingham’s largest new home tour. The homes were judged by builders from across Alabama on Tuesday, April 19, and were categorized by area of town and price. New to this year is the Read More


  2. 2016 Parade of Homes Kick-Off Party

    The 2016 Parade of Homes Kick-off Party will be held on Thursday, April 21 at 5:00 p.m. at the 2016 GBAHB Ideal Home. This event is open to members and invited guests only who will be the firs to tour the home! Come learn about the special features of the home, see the latest and greatest in trends and network with your fellow Association members. This event is free to attend, but please RSVP to Linda at LindaG@gbahb.com or (205) Read More


  3. Jeremy Wright of J. Wright Building Company Selected as Builder of the 2016 Ideal Home

    Local Builder Jeremy Wright of J. Wright Building Company has been selected as the builder of the 2016 Ideal Home, to be built in Altadena Park in Vestavia Hills, Ala. The Ideal Home is the perfect example of the inspiration & creativity of the GBAHB. The Ideal Home serves as the Association’s way to showcase member’s latest products and services, while also demonstrating the benefits of hiring a licensed contractor and active member of the GBAHB. It incorporates top quality Read More


  4. 2016 Parade of Homes Entry Forms Available!

    Be a part of the largest new home tour in the Birmingham metro area! Don’t miss out on the Parade of Homes! This year, we have added several new marketing features including a partnership with Southern Living and much more! This year’s Parade will be held on April 22- 24 and April 29- May 1. The deadline to enter has passed. Contact Shannon Humenansky at (205) 912-7000 or ShannonH@gbahb.com with any questions. Download the 2016 Parade of Homes Entry Form here!!


  5. Willow Homes custom home entry offers space & luxury living

    This year’s Parade offered something new to the table- custom home entries open for the public. Along with 68 homes, four custom-built homes are available to tour during the 59th annual Parade of Homes. Jason Hale with Willow Construction elected to have his Gold Award-winning College Avenue Renewal open for touring in the beautiful community of Edgewood. The home sits right across the street from Edgewood Elementary School and just seconds from the shops of Downtown Homewood. Just a few months Read More


  6. 2015 Parade of Homes Winners Announced

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The 2015 Parade of Homes will open this weekend, May 9- 10 & 16- 17. All 72 homes will be open this Saturday from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Sunday from 1 p.m. – 6 p.m. The Parade of Homes is in its 59th year and is Birmingham’s largest new home tour.   The homes were judged by home building industry professionals on Friday, May 8, and were categorized by area of town and square footage. Read More



  7. 2014 PARADE OF HOMES AWARD WINNERS ANNOUNCED

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The 2014 Parade of Homes began this past weekend April 5-6 and will be open again this Saturday from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Sunday from 1 p.m. – 6 p.m. The new home tour features 75 homes and 20 villages, a community featuring one or more homes. To view a list of all participating homes visit www.birminghambuilder.com. The homes were judged by home building industry professionals on Friday, April 4 and were categorized by area Read More


  8. 2014 PARADE OF HOMES FEATURES MORE THAN 60 HOMES AND THIRD ANNUAL IDEAL HOME

     BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders (GBAHB) will host its 2014 Parade of Homes this weekend, April 5-6, and next weekend, April 12-13, throughout the metropolitan area.  The Parade is a great way for home buyers and dreamers alike to sample firsthand the latest construction techniques and new home trends. And, with new home sales on the rise, the Parade provides an opportunity for builders to put their best foot forward as they connect with prospective Read More


  9. 2013 Parade of Homes Opens This Weekend

    2013 Parade of Homes features more than 80 homes and second annual Ideal Home New Home Construction, Sales Rising Rapidly in Birmingham Area   BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders’ (GBAHB) 2013 Parade of Homes will be April 20-21 and 27-28 throughout the metropolitan area.  The Parade is a great way for home buyers and dreamers alike to sample firsthand the latest construction techniques and new home trends. And, with new home sales on the rise, the Parade Read More