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Your HBA Wins NAHB Award with Build My Future

All the buzz was about Workforce Development at the recent NAHB Association Management Conference in Long Beach, California. Seminars included "Industry + Students + Engagement = Employment," "NAHB Workforce Development Listening Session," "Building our Future Workforce One HBA at a Time" and "Labor Training and The Impact on Your Member Businesses." Although there were many ... Read More

Upcoming HBA Education - Aug through Nov 2018

Get your calendar out and mark these dates for HBA Education in August through November 2018. August 23  Insurance & Subcontractor Agreements 3pm, HBA office, No charge to attend. Terry Fortner (Fortner Insurance) and Jason Smith (Spencer Fane) will answer questions about what the certificates of insurance that you collect from subcontractors and suppliers should ... Read More

2018 Home Remodeling Show - What You Need to Know

There is still time to get a booth reserved for the 2018 Home Remodeling Show.  This is an excellent opportunity to showcase your company’s renovation ideas and newest home building products and trends. Click here to view a live map of booth availability. The show is taking place September 7-September 9 at The Springfield EXPO ... Read More

SBJ Men of the Year 2018 Honorees of the HBA

The Springfield Business Journal recently announced their Men of the Year for 2018 and four out of the twenty are HBA Members (HBA Home Pros). This special recognition is, "Springfield Business Journal’s response to the community demand for an event recognizing the professional, philanthropic and personal contributions of men in the Springfield area," according to the ... Read More

Welcome Megan Rosewicz - HBA Event Coordinator

Please take a moment to welcome Megan with an email, or better yet, pick up the phone and call 881-3711. We are very excited to have Megan on the HBA Team. Although she just started July 16th, we can already tell she will be a hard worker, innovative thinker and will fit in well with ... Read More

New and Renewing Members - June 2018

HBA MEMBERSHIP PARTICIPATION POINTS UPDATE • See How Many Points Your Company Has - View this spreadsheet for the most current points for your company as well as other HBA members. This google spreadsheet will be updated monthly. • Participation Point System Playbook - Summary of the point system including how to acquire points and purpose of gaining points ... Read More

HBA Education for July - Sept, 2018

Get your calendar out and mark these dates for HBA Education in July through September, 2018. July 24 Choosing The Correct Insulation For Each Job and Why It Matters 3pm, HBA office. No charge to attend Representatives from G5 Enterprises will be on hand to discuss the variety of different types of insulation and which ... Read More

Parade of Homes 2018 a Success!

Nearly 5,000 visits were made to six beautiful homes built by HBA Builders at the 2018 Parade of Homes!  The weather cooperated for the most part and attendance was fantastic both weekends.  Several of the homes have now sold and Builders are telling the HBA they have contracts or solid leads for multiple new builds! ... Read More

NEW Opportunities for Workforce Development

The HBA is excited to announce that we will be partnering with Holland Elementary during the 2018/2019 school year to promote construction career opportunities. A group of HBA members (and MSU construction and interior design students) will meet monthly with 3rd through 5th graders to complete small projects while exploring construction career opportunities. How can ... Read More

Last Chance for May Education - 2018

MAY  22 Window & Door Installation 7:30am-11:00am at the HBA office (no charge) Eric Klein, Installation & Service Instructor for Marvin Windows, is our instructor for the morning. Eric focuses on teaching installers, contractors and service techs with better tips and tricks, and knowledge of useful tools of the trade. Join us to learn improved ... Read More