These sponsors support the ongoing efforts of the 55+ Housing Industry Council to provide resources, education and networking opportunities to its diverse membership of builders, remodelers, architects and designers. These valuable partners support the organization and industry, so please return the favor by supporting them with your business.
Private Communities Registry, Inc. (PCR) is the nation’s top online information resource for consumers seeking primary, retirement, or second homes in master-planned lifestyle communities. Since 1996, PrivateCommunities.com has helped communities generate awareness, website visits, and qualified sales leads. We provide unbiased information about communities throughout the United States, with a client list that includes national homebuilders such as Del Webb, Trilogy Active Lifestyle, K. Hovnanian, and more. With nearly 1 million website visitors each year, PrivateCommunities.com matches buyers with their perfect community.
Delivering healthier indoor air has been our business at Research Products Corporation, the parent company of Aprilaire, since its inception in 1938. That's when we first began to design, manufacture and distribute quality products that improve the indoor air of homes and businesses throughout North America. Our reputation as an innovator in the industry was solidified in 1954 when we introduced the first truly effective whole-home humidifier.
ARC, Inc. is North America's leading source of independent living solutions. We offer a range of tileable and pre-finished level-entry, curbless shower bases that are extremely strong and easy to install without altering joists. In addition, ARC supplies best-in-class accessibility products, including shower seats, grab bars, fold-up supports, rise-fall mechanisms and other equipment to help make your home safe and comfortable.
Since 1989, Ideal-LIVING has helped thousands of people each year to find their ideal destination, life, and home through their live events, publications, and digital programs. The Ideal-LIVING Resort & Retirement Show allows builders and developers to meet face-to-face with buyers in the Northeast and Midwest. Ideal-LIVING’s magazine keeps readers current on the latest housing and lifestyle trends four times a year. Ideal-LIVING.com is updated each week with new communities and area news as well as discovery travel opportunities. Ideal-LIVING delivers primarily 55+ home buyers looking for retirement and vacation homes.
For 25 years, Panasonic has developed innovative ventilation and IAQ solutions that promote better indoor air quality and healthy home building. As part of our mission to help deliver healthier, more energy efficient homes, we’re enabling builders to design beyond code and meet the nation’s strictest green building standards. Backed by field-verified results, builders say Panasonic IAQ solutions help simplify design and installation, comply with green building codes and standards, and reduce callbacks. We are dedicated to delivering healthy indoor living solutions — so everyone thrives.
In its 50-year history, BSB Design has developed a rich and successful history of creating memorable homes and communities through multiple offices across the country. Our teams pair regionally themed elevations with carefully selected landscape and hardscape elements and functionally sited homes and amenities to create cohesive communities where land planning and architecture work hand in hand. A time-tested understanding of regional markets and the buyers that drive them helps BSB Design provide cost-effective, market-sensitive architecture and community design that performs above the market norm. Our goal is to help our clients realize their vision, and together we can achieve great success.
PASSION – CREATIVITY – EXECUTION
For over 43 years, Builders Design has been recognized in the industry as a relationship driven, not project driven firm! In it for the long haul, we make an investment in your team, and we aim to grow with you as your preferred partner in RESEARCH, DESIGN, and MARKETING. As an award-winning national interior design firm specializing in Model Home and Multifamily Interiors, as well as 55+ Housing and Senior Living Communities, we've established long standing relationships as the exclusive design partner for hundreds of top builders and developers throughout the nation. Operating as an innovative and entrepreneurial thinking firm, we encourage incomparable creativity of our designers while never allowing design individuality or brand standards get in the way of the client's vision or budget. Together our passionate, talented, and valued Builders Design team strives for inspiration, innovation, and creativity, along with a dedication for detailed execution — on time, every time.
Gilbert & Sheppard — An Immersion Active Company — provides smart, reliable business consulting and research supported marketing strategies. Our niche is 55+ and senior communities. Our overall focus is real estate developments with vision and purpose. We’ve launched and marketed 100s of lifestyle-centric communities from concept to close-out, including large master-planned neighborhoods, age-restricted and multi-generational developments, service-enriched senior communities, as well as coastal resorts and luxury in-fill neighborhoods. With grown-up solutions for the mature real estate market, we help builders and developers create successful new home communities, where people of all ages and stages can thrive.
Founded in 1991, KTGY Architecture + Planning is an international leading full-service architecture design and planning firm focused on residential and mixed-use developments and neighborhood revitalization. KTGY seamlessly delivers innovation, artistry and attention to detail across multiple design studios, ensuring that clients and communities get the best the firm has to offer no matter the building type or location. KTGY's architects and planners combine big picture opportunities, leading-edge sustainable practices and impeccable design standards to create memorable destinations of enduring value. KTGY serves clients worldwide from offices located in Chicago, Denver, Irvine, Los Angeles, Oakland, Pune and Tysons.
Mary DeWalt Design Group is a national, award winning interior design and model home merchandising firm based in Austin, Texas. Since 1983, Mary has been working with home builders and developers across the country and has won numerous local, regional and national industry awards for Interior Merchandising Excellence. She was recently recognized at the 2019 Nationals Awards at the International Builders' Show as a "Legend in Residential Marketing."