New Homes & Renovations (NH&R) is the province’s only consumer publication series dedicated exclusively to promoting local home building, buying, renovating and designing in Nova Scotia – partnered with the Nova Scotia Home Builders’ Association.

Four Annual Editions:

  • Real Home Show – Official Guide (March) – view rate card
  • NH&R Spring (April)
  • Parade of New Homes – Official Guide (May/June)
  • NH&R Fall (October)


70,000 copies delivered to paid subscribers of The Chronicle Herald and as an exclusive insert through Halifax Metro News. Additional copies also available through all NSHBA public events throughout greater Halifax and the Province, including The Real Home Show, Energy-Efficiency Showcase Home Tours and the Home Building/Renovating Seminar Series. You can also find the Spring and Fall editions at various home improvement stores throughout greater Halifax.

Online & Digital:

Full content and ads also published online at and as a digital flip-book promoted through the NSHBA and partner websites for the entire year! In addition, all advertisers are provided with profile pages in our advertisers directory, featuring company description, contact information, links and PDFs of previous ads.

Advertising Deadlines:

Ad Booking: 3 weeks prior to distribution
Ad Material: 2 weeks prior to distribution


nhr_generalpromo_2017_web500Rate Card:

To view the Rate Card for the 2016 NH&R series, including NSHBA Member Rates, please click here to download (PDF). Or click the image on left.

Other available information:

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NH&R Distribution

NSHBA Member (exclusive) FREE Opportunities

For further information or to discuss advertising ideas, please visit out contact page.