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Newsworks interview examines 10-year tax abatement
03.07.2014WHYY's Urban Life Correspondent Elizabeth Fiedler talks with developer John Westrum and economist Kevin Gillen about their... more »
Do changes to the 2000 tax abatement legislation mean city collectors will come knocking?
03.05.2014Freelance writer Alaina Mabaso looks at efforts to improve Philadelphia’s tax collection record and proposals to change... more »
PWD Top-10 Checklists
02.19.2014The Philadelphia Water Department provides two lists that allow developers to check for the 10 most common mistakes before submitting... more »
PWD Announces Green Streets Design Manual
02.11.2014The Philadelphia Water Department announces the publication of the Green Streets Design Manual, a compilation of innovative... more »
Welcome to your Building Industry Association
About the BIA of Philadelphia
Since it was established in 1937, the Building Industry Association of Philadelphia has built a network of professionals to promote residential construction in Philadelphia, including multi-family and mixed use development. Our membership has grown to encompass the whole range of industry specialists – builders, real estate developers, subcontractors, designers, finance experts, brokers, product manufacturers, and others. For more than 75 years, we have joined forces to share ideas and create opportunities that will have a positive impact on the city’s housing market. Become a part of the conversation — join today. To join our mailing list, email firstname.lastname@example.org with "Subscribe" in the subject line.
Thank you to our 2014 Annual Sponsors for their commitment to our industry and on-going support of the BIA.
Annual membership to the Building Industry Association of Philadelphia includes membership in the Pennsylvania Builders Association (PBA) and the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB).
Learn more about membership and download an application here.
NAHB Eye on Housing
- Equinox Management and Construction, LLC
- JKR Partners LLC
- Kaplin Stewart Meloff Reiter & Stein PC
- Klehr Harrison Harvey Branzburg LLP
- Kleinbard Bell & Brecker LLP
- MaGrann Associates
- Philadelphia Gas Works
- US Construction, Inc.
To learn how your company can become an annual sponsor, call 215.BIA.PHIL