HOW TO ENTER THE PARADE OF HOMES
♦ Confirm your GOBA or AAGO MEMBERSHIP (Details Below)
♦ Note IMPORTANT DATES
♦ Review ENTRY CATEGORIES and FEES
♦ Prepare for JUDGING
See below for details on each step. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org / 407-629-9242 for more information.
Parade Entrants must be active members of GOBA or Apartment Association of Greater Orlando (AAGO).
To check status, become a member, or get more details, EMAIL GOBA or AAGO.
♦ Entry Registration Ends: Tuesday, March 30
♦ Materials / Uploads Due: Wednesday, April 7
♦ Final Payment Due: Friday, April 2
♦ Judging of All Entries: Either Thursday, July 8 or Friday, July 9
♦ Grand Judging of Qualified Entries: Friday, July 16
♦ Awards Ceremony: Location and Date TBD
ENTRY CATEGORIES and FEES
$2,700: Single Entry
♦ Custom Home
♦ Single Family
♦ Community - Owned Residential
♦ Multi Family Single Fee
♦ Apartment Rental Community
$2,000: Single Entry
♦ Remodels - Owned (Whole House, Interior/Exterior Renovation/Addition)
♦ Specialty Design (Kitchen/Bath, Cabinetry, Pool/Spa, Landscaping, Interior Design)
♦ Developers Entry - Owned Residential: (Community, Amenities + 3 Models)
Early Bird Discounts Available:
♦ $400 off each entry until Thursday, Feb. 18
♦ $200 off each entry until Thursday, Mar. 11
♦ Full Price until Closing, Tuesday, Mar. 30
See Entry RULES AND REGULATIONS below.
Registration Entries DO NOT include an advertisement in the Guidebook.
If you would like to do an ADVERTISEMENT-ONLY buy in the Guidebook, without Parade sponsorship, contact email@example.com for details. You must be a GOBA or AAGO member.
ALL REGISTERED ENTRIES INCLUDE...
...the power of the Parade of Homes brand and a comprehensive MARKETING and ADVERTISING campaign, including digital, print, and social media:
♦ Inclusion in printed, full-color Parade of Homes GUIDEBOOK. See 2020 Guidebook here.
♦ Expanded WEBSITE ENTRY: photos, descriptions, virtual tour links, social media handles, mapping locator. See 2020 Parade Entries.
♦ Posting on Parade of Homes SOCIAL MEDIA channels: Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, GOBA
♦ Parade-branded signage with entry number, including directional
♦ Optional, limited quantity of Guidebooks
♦ Judging of entries
ENTRY RULES & REGULATIONS
♦ Entry fees must be paid in full prior to receiving any of the entry benefits. Entries may not be completed until funds have been received (and cleared) by the Greater Orlando Builders Association.
♦ Submit REQUIRED PAPERWORK:
♦ LIABILITY CERTIFICATE - All entries open for Parade Visits must carry public liability insurance with a minimum of $500,000. A Certificate of Insurance listing the Greater Orlando Builders Association or Apartment Association of Greater Orlando as an additional insured party is required for entry into the Parade of Homes.
♦ All Entries owned by someone other than the Parade entrant, must obtain a HOMEOWNER/RENTER AFFIDAVIT granting permission for the property to be showcased in the Parade of Homes. Affidavits must be provided to the GOBA prior to the entry going live.
Judging of entries will be completed onsite by a panel of independent building industry professionals. Your entry MUST be complete and ready for judges July 8 and 9 for it to be eligible for an Award. Specific date and approximate visit time between 8am-5pm will be coordinated with entrant. Additionally, if your entry is eligible for a Grand Award (placing 1st in a subcategory), it will be judged a second time on July 16.
No entry/entrant/participant may charge admission or solicit donations for access to their entry in the Parade of Homes. The Greater Orlando Builders Association's Parade of Homes Committee and the sitting President of the Association reserve the right to refuse an entry and edit any and all content to be published on Parade of Homes materials (including, but not limited to ParadeOfHomes.com and the official Guidebook).