On Thursday's edition of Lubbock's First News, Robert Wood, president of the West Texas Home Builders Association, joined Chad Hasty and Rex Andrew in the studio.

Wood discussed the upcoming 2011 Parade of Homes, which will begin in June 11th and continue through June 26th. This year's featured neighborhoods include Vintage Township, North Pointe, and The Trails at Regal Park.

Wood also discussed his company's involvement with Operation Finally Home as well as the new West Texas Home Builders Association app.

Tickets for the Parade of Homes are on sale at First Bank and Trust, or can be purchased at the gate. For more information, visit lubbockparadeofhomes.com.