A Home for Opportunity

Transforming generosity into impact

Welcome to the California Homebuilding Foundation

We believe in the power of information, inspiration, and innovation to support and advance the industry that gives Californians a place to call home.






Invest in the Future of Homebuilding

Making a difference in the lives of students makes a difference in the future of homebuilding.

Honor those who give back

The Hall of Fame is an annual gala event honoring the industry’s most innovative and philanthropic leaders. Join us in San Francisco on May 29, 2019 to celebrate the Hall of Fame’s 35th anniversary.

Discover topics that matter

“California is desperately undersupplied for housing, and costs are driving prices out of reach for many prospective homeowners.”

Help Increase the Labor Pool in Residential Homebuilding

The Building Industry Technology Academy (BITA) is a high school construction trades curriculum providing a solution to labor force demand.

Stay current on building trends

The Construction Industry Research Board (CIRB) publishes residential and commercial permit statistics with information directly from building departments.

CHF is a 501(c)3 nonprofit with the goal of creating a stronger, healthier homebuilding industry.

Every dollar donated in support of the Foundation represents a donor’s legacy and a dream for lasting change.

Establish an endowment
Give a legacy gift
Support trades education