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March 2015

Upcoming Events

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 Join us for the biggest event of the year!
5:30 Cocktails
6:30 Dinner & Awards Ceremony

Invitations coming soon!

Call the VBIA if interested. 
We are planning a travel group!

Click here to reserve your lane now!

Where:  Sunshine Bowling Center
595 East International Speedway Blvd, DeLand, FL 32724

For more information, or to donate prizes, please call the VBIA office at:
 (386) 226-1414.


Have some major-league fun at the June GMM as we take over the Budweiser Bullpen in support of Daytona's new minor-league team, the Daytona Tortugas, as they play the St. Lucie Mets!

When:  Wednesday, June 10, 2015 
GMM at 5:30 pm / Game starts at 7:05 pm
Tickets:  $26.00 adult,   $19.00  child (Price includes admission and dinner)


Visit the Daytona Tortugas online!

$$$  More Prize Money  $$$
Dealer Add-On Included

to Benefit

Call the VBIA Office at (386) 226-1414 for more information!

 Bulldog Carpentry
at DeLand High School

March 21 - 29, 2015

At The February GMM:
Volusia County Economic Redevelopment Expert Robert Ehrhardt gave us reasons to be optimistic about economic recovery in 2015.
Dave Ashley from NAHB outlined the benefits of NAHB membership; some that can even make your membership pay for itself.

Our next GMM will be on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at 5:30 pm.

VBIA Board Member Lenny Sanclemente, Operations Manager at ICI Homes, speaks with Turie T. Small students about the importance of school and dreaming big.

2015 Youth / Pre-Apprenticeship
Summer Job Placement
Interview Schedule
  • Thursday  4/2/15  Orange County School District
  • Tuesday  4/7/15  Osceola County School District
  • Thursday  4/16/15  Seminole County School District
  • Tuesday  4/21/15  Volusia County School District

** Interview location and time forthcoming. **
Please check the ACT website or call the ACT office for details

  • Interviewing employers must be a 2015 ACT member. Not a current member? Membership registration form is available on the ACT website.
  • An apprentice fee of $100 per ACT Junior and $200 per ACT Senior will be billed for each student hired. The fee is invoices after the student completes their first  40 hours of summer employment.
  • The minimum hourly wage for an ACT student is $8.50/hour.

ERA Real Estate and HGTV reported 46 percent of consumers see smart-home technology as important for their current and future residences. But luxury homebuyers are willing to make the ultimate sacrifice. According to Digital Interiors, 94 percent of buyers surveyed would sacrifice 1,000 square feet of living space for more technology in their new home. Oversized houses are no longer the driving trend in the luxury real estate market and agents are under pressure to respond to the demand. Here’s what affluent homebuyers are looking for and which gadgets are must-haves.

Read the entire article here:

New Members 
Welcome to the family!

 Joe Richart
JMLC Development

 Ron Semans
Carriage Homes of DeLand
 Brad Muston
Minto Communities

Michelle Rogers
First American Title

Member Renewals

Thank you for your continuing support!

Brown & Brown Inc.
Tyler Debord

Southern Title
Shelley Stewart

The Page Agency
Darcey Tascher

Solar-Tite Inc
John Holt

ReMax Signature
Walter Borgen

Ameris Bank
Bob Selover

Knight Jon Boy
Joni Fulford

SunTrust Bank
Kim Lundstrom

International Tile & Stone
Ronald Maugeri

Oceanwalk Condominiums
Rob Camporese

Shelter Mortgage Company, LLC
Natasha Cartagena Spencer

Jenkins Brothers Construction
David Jenkins 

Benefits of Membership

 NAHB Members can save up
to 36% on shipping!

As part of the National Association's member advantage program, UPS is pleased to help members save time and money through special services and shipping discounts. We put the power of logistics to work for you every day by providing speed, outstanding reliability and technology tools so you can focus on your business - not your shipping.

 Click Here for More Information

FHBA Rebates!

Attention Builders and Remodelers: Get money for products you already use! The FHBA's Member Rebate Program is a free member benefit available to all active Builder and Remodeling Members.

Click Here for More Information


Housing for Tomorrow Committee

Capital Club Members

Jamie Adley
Ronnie Bledsoe
Lisa Blythe
Steve Courteaux
Michelle Delaney
Bob Fitzsimmons
Alfred Fyock
Mori Hosseini
Chris Koontz
Don Mastro
Jim Mather
Denver Miller
Eric Olsen
Jim Paytas
Cyndi Parker
Frank Severino
Natasha Spencer
Shelley Stewart
JoAnne Sturdevant
Richard VonBrocken

Capital Club is membership in the HFT Committee, attained through investment of $250, with the interest in promoting affordable housing and improvement of local government. 


It's Here! The updated Spike Roster (as of January 31, 2014) is now available! 


Click the link below to view: 

Spike Roster

What is a Spike?

Recruiting new members to your local association is an activity recognized and rewarded through the Spike Club. Those who participate are called Spikes. 

For more information on Spikes visit: 

NAHB Spike

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