Established in 1946, WRHBA has been the official voice of the residential construction industry in Waterloo Region. WRHBA is actively involved in all facets of the new home construction and residential renovation industries. As a voluntary association with over 250 member companies, WRHBA's network of professionals effectively manage industry issues across the region including the cities of Kitchener, Waterloo, Cambridge, and the Townships of North Dumfries, Wellesley, Wilmot and Woolwich.
WRHBA's primary goal is to positively impact the communities where their members and their customers live, work and play through addressing important issues head on and ensuring a strong presence that benefits members and contributes to housing affordability and the well-being of communities. WRHBA encourages innovations and excellence in the planning and building of sustainable communities and in the redevelopment and renovation of existing communities. WRHBA works with government at all levels, and it regularly facilitates discussions between the industry and the federal, provincial, regional and local governments to establish fair and effective policies that affect development, building, and home ownership in Waterloo Region.