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Now open to owners of all variations of older homes in the City of Chicago!


Join our strong network of 25,000+ homeowners by becoming a member for free. ​

You are eligible for membership if your home meets the following criteria:

  • Older home (built at least 50 years ago)

  • Located in the City of Chicago

  • Single-family residence

  • Owner-occupied


Membership Benefits:

  • Eligibility to apply for our Home Energy Savings Program which offers a free home energy assessment and may include free and discounted energy-saving products with the potential to include weatherization services if certain eligibility is met. 

  • Access to free educational seminars and workshops

  • Current list of service providers who have familiarity and experience with vintage homes

  • Practical resources to maintain, preserve and adapt your home, including design inspiration

  • Free subscription to CBA's informative eNewsletter Inside the Belt

Membership Application

CBA will notify you of your membership status within 2 weeks of submitting this completed application.

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