The Real Home Show

Annual Date: First weekend of March

Walk in with a Vision, Walk out with a Plan at The Real Home Show! Nova Scotia's Premium Open House for Home Buying, Building, Renovating and Enjoying.



Homeowner Seminars

Spring Session:  April - Various Days (watch for updates!)

The Canadian Home Builders' Association Nova Scotia often provides free seminars throughout the year. These either take place at special events (like the Real Home Show or Reno Expo), at the CHBA NS head office or at various locations around the province.

Annual Auction Night!

Annual event held the last Friday of May

Want to find a place where you can bid on everything from bricks to appliances, or home décor to sports memorabilia? Then you won’t want to miss out on our Home Builders Auction in support of the Home Builders' Care Program! With both a live and silent auction being held concurrently there will be something for everyone!


Spring Parade of New Homes

Sunday Open House Tours from 1-4 PM
Three Weekends – Dates to be announced

The CHBA NS hosts a Parade of New Homes that highlights some of the best in new home construction in the province. You will find houses of all different styles, designs, sizes and prices to best match to your specific lifestyle, wants and needs. Take the time to tour through the homes, talk to the professionals and start turning your plans into reality for your new home.


First Weekend of October (October 6, 2019)

A special event by the CHBA NS dedicated to home renovations!  There are always dozens of experts onsite to answer all your renovation questions to help turn your reno dreams into a reality. Seminars lead by industry experts are offered throughout the day.



Fall Parade of New Homes

Saturday & Sunday Open House Tours from 1-4 PM
One Weekend Only – October (TBD)

Just like the Spring event, the CHBA NS hosts it's Fall version of the Parade of New Homes. Held on one weekend only (instead of three), the Fall open house tours take place on both Saturday and Sunday from 1-4 PM. Check back for confirmed dates!