COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Building Industry Association of Central Ohio (BIA) is proud to announce Chase as its presenting sponsor for the 2019 BIA Parade of Homes, to be held July 13-28, 2019 at the new Evans Farm development, located in Lewis Center, Ohio.
Chase is the U.S. consumer and commercial banking business of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.6 trillion and operations worldwide. Chase serves nearly half of America’s households with a broad range of financial services, including personal banking, credit cards, mortgages, auto financing, investment advice, small business loans, and payment processing.
“The BIA Parade of Homes is known as the premier home tour in the state of Ohio and we are excited to have a company like Chase to serve as the presenting sponsor,” said Jon Melchi, Executive Director of the BIA. “Chase’s support, coupled with their outstanding reputation as a financial institution, area employer, and community partner will help the BIA to elevate the Parade of Homes to new levels.”
Chase’s involvement in this year’s Parade will not only serve as a connection to the local community but will also foster a positive influence for all participating in and attending the event. “Chase is honored and excited to be the presenting sponsor of the 2019 BIA Parade of Homes at Evans Farm, the region’s premier home show,” said Dennis Maag, Executive Director, Senior Lending Manager for Chase. “The unique presence of Evans Farm will attract attendees from all over the state and beyond. We look forward to continuing to support the community where 20,000 of our valued employees live and work.”
Located in southern Delaware County, in the Olentangy Local School District, Evans Farm is Ohio’s only community designed around the principles of new urbanism, promoting a walkable neighborhood and a variety of architectural custom homes featuring front porches, hidden parking, and a network of paths and ponds, parks and green spaces.
Attended by thousands of consumers each year as the premier showcase for the latest in design and building trends, this year’s Parade will feature fourteen stunning homes built by twelve of the region’s top builders. Parade builders include: 3 Pillar Homes, ALTA Design Build, Arthur Rutenberg Homes, Bob Webb Homes, Coppertree Homes, Cua Builders, Guzzo & Garner Custom Builders, Kenric Fine Homes, Maronda Homes, P&D Builders, Sierra Custom Homes, and Stonecliff Homes. 3 Pillar Homes and Maronda Homes are each building two houses.
The 2019 BIA Parade of Homes, presented by Chase, opens Saturday, July 13 and continues through Sunday, July 28. Parade hours are Monday - Saturday: 11 a.m. - 8 p.m.; and Sunday: 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Additional information, including event ticket prices and a complete event schedule, will be available soon at BIAparade.com.
About the Building Industry Association of Central Ohio (BIA): Since 1943, the Building Industry Association of Central Ohio has represented single- and multi-family homebuilders, developers and remodelers throughout the area. The BIA Parade of Homes has been wowing hundreds of thousands of visitors for 67 years via its tour of new homes featuring the latest and greatest in home design and décor. Each year, central Ohio's premier builders showcase their homes, offering Parade guests the opportunity to experience the most current trends firsthand. For more details about the BIA, visit BIAhomebuilders.com.
About Chase: Chase is the U.S. consumer and commercial banking business of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.6 trillion and operations worldwide. Chase serves nearly half of America’s households with a broad range of financial services, including personal banking, credit cards, mortgages, auto financing, investment advice, small business loans, and payment processing. Customers can choose how and where they want to bank: nearly 5,000 branches, 16,000 ATMs, mobile, online and by phone. For more information, go to Chase.com.