DVBA Holiday and Installation Dinner at Hilton Palm Springs

       

Join us for our 9th Annual Holiday and Installation Dinner at the beautiful Hilton Palm Springs

Cocktails and Appetizers start at 6pm, doors open at 7pm dinner is served at 7:30pm, with program to begin immediate following.  We are very excited to have the beautiful LizAnn Warner, a gifted vocal impressionist that has toured throughout the United States entertaining us for the evening.

Registration is Mandatory for this event.

DVBA Members $75

Tables of 8 are $600

Non-Members $85

Click HERE to Register

 

 

DVBA 11th Annual “Dave Watson Golf Classic” at NEW LOCATION Indian Wells Country Club

Come on out and enjoy a beautiful day of golf and camaraderie at our 11th Annual Golf Classic.
$750 – Foursome
$200 – Individual

NEW LOCATION: Indian Wells Country Club
Indian Wells Country Club provides two courses featuring 36 challenging golf holes, including the picturesque Cove Course with spectacular canyons and vistas, and the Classic Course, which was the original home of the Bob Hope Classic for more than 40 years. We will enjoy a memorable and enjoyable day on the Classic Course.

10AM Check In
11:30AM Shotgun Scramble on the Classic Course

Price Includes: Box Lunch, Greens Fees, Cart and Happy Hour afterwards.

KEY SPONSORSHIP’S AVAILABLE
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For more information contact Jackie in our office at 760.776.7001 or click the link below to register.

DVBA Blood Drive

Come and Donate Life at our Annual DVBA Blood Drive

 

The Blood Mobile Bus will be setting up in front of our Offices located in Rover Armstrong Law Offices.  For those who have participated already and have your blood donor ID card, you should bring it so you can skip filling out the registration form. Otherwise, everyone should bring a picture ID and drink plenty of fluids. We look forward to seeing you all on Friday.

DVBA Monthly Networking Night hosted by PIRCH

Join us for another fun Oktoberfest at PIRCH in Rancho Mirage. Bring your Business Cards & Mix and Mingle while browsing the Showroom picking out your Dream Kitchen or Bathroom. PIRCH will be serving tasty treats & refreshing beverages as you enjoy the evening.
DVBA Members $5
Non-Members $5 (1-2 Visits)
Non-Members $20 (After 2nd Visit)

Register Here

DVBA Meet the Candidates at Happy Hour

Would you like to personally meet with the candidates that are running for elected positions within our Cities? Come and enjoy an evening of Questions and Answers with these individuals in an informal and fast paced forum setting.

Join us at the Classic Club in the Orion Room for Happy Hour, then sit down and chat with your cities candidates. You’ll get all your questions answered in an intimate atmosphere.

This event is open to both DVBA Members as well as Non-Members

Members: $24
Non-Members – $28

Please click on the Link below to Register
Register Now!

If you are not currently a member but would like more information on how to become involved, please contact me, Jackie Faulkner at jackie@thedvba.org

 

MarketPlace Report – January 2014

Click to link to report: Market Watch Report – Jan 2014

 

City of Coachella – Presentation made Jan. 9th, 2014

With additional information provided by New West Communities – “La Entrada – Master Planned Community”

click here for the link to presentation: City of Coachella – POL Jan 2014

DVBA Year in Review:

Click here for the DVBA “Year in Review” and check out the various Legislative Issues the Association has undertaken this past year and provided benefit services to you – the DVBA Member!

Website – Year in Review Update

DVBA – Legislative Updates – City & County News

Click here Website – Bills Update Oct 2013 to be connected to all the latest news from the Coachella & Imperial Valleys Cities & Counties.

Regulatory Advisory – Click Here Website – Regulatory Advisory Sept 2013 – re Off Road Vehicles for information about the U.S. EPA and California Air Resources Board enforcements concerning In-Use Off-Road Diesel Vehicles.

 

 

School Fees – Updated October 8, 2013: (Click Here for updates on Coachella & Imperial Valley School District Fees) DVBA School Districts and Fees – Oct 2013

DVBA – Legislative Bill Update – September 18, 2013

Click here for Legislative Bill Tracking provided by DVBA: Website Update Sept 18 – Legislative Bills

 School Fees – Updated August 30 2013

Click here: Website Update – School Fees – August 2013 for the latest in School Fees by District in both the Coachella & Imperial Valleys.  Contact the DVBA direct at 760-776-7001 with any questions on a specific district or fee level.

Latest Housing Permit Information

Here is information on Coachella & Imperial Counties – June 2013 (most current available)  Residential Permit Activities:

Residential Permits – June 2013

 

Governor Signs Two Year Map Extension Legislation:

On July 11th, Governor Brown signed into legislation AB116, the Two Year Map Extension.  The full bill is linked here Scan0495.  This is good news for the nearly 3,500 parcels totaling 400,000 units that can now continue to move the industry towards economic recovery in the housing markets throughout the state.

 

CVAG – Annual Update to MSHCP Fee

Please see attached notice Scan0482 regarding the Automatic Annual Fee Adjustment to the MSHCP Local Development Mitigation Fee.  Increase will be 1.9% and effective July 1, 2013.

 

 

 

Coachella Valley Housing Trust Foundation – 2013 Moving Forward Conference:

Economic Forecast for the Coachella Valley presented by Dr. Mark Schniepp, California Economic Forecast

Schniepp_presentation (a)  Use Link to download the Forecast!

 

 

 

 

 

 

California League of Cities – Legislative Bills and Action Info

For Summary related to:  Elimination of Enterprise Zones throughout State of California (may also be opened in Adobe Reader):  Click to:  Scan0478

Programs Offered:

Energy Efficient Programs Available

Enhanced Lighting Incentive: Custom Energy Solutions Program

  • For a limited time IID is offering an enhanced rebate of $o.11 per kWh to non residential customers who upgrade to energy efficient lighting.

Contact: Darrin Marquez at 760-482-3679, or visit www. iid.com/cesp

New Construction Energy Efficiency Program

What is NCEEP?

  • IID’s New Construction Energy Efficiency Program (NCEEP) is an incentive program that offers incentives to non-residential customers for energy-efficient new construction and renovation projects. This program is designed to incentivize both the owner and design team.

The program objectives are to:

  • achieve at least 10 percent energy savings over the current Title 24 requirements; and
  • financially reward energy-efficient design and construction projects.

Contact: Darrin Marquez at 760-482-3679, or visit www. iid.com/cesp

Custom Energy Solutions Program

What is CESP?

  • IID’s Custom Energy Solutions Program (CESP) provides non-residential customers financial incentives for the installation of energy-efficient equipment.

The program is designed to:

  • encourage the installation of energy-efficient equipment, which reduces operating expenses, increases net operating income and provides quicker return on investment; and
  • allow for simple payback to the facility owner through energy savings within a short period of time. In some cases helps finance other equipment upgrade projects at little or no out-of-pocket cost.

Who is eligible for the program?

  • All IID non-residential accounts qualify for the program.

Contact: Darrin Marquez at 760-482-3679, or visit www. iid.com/cesp