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HBA Home Pros Spirit Friday – FREE SOCIAL VIDEO POST

We are taking reservations for YOU to be featured in our HBA Home Pros Spirit Friday post (on social media and HBA website). If you are not familiar with the posts we have created in the past – they have been fun photos with members and staff wearing member logoed t-shirts and caps. See samples…

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Be a Part of the Solution – Build My Future 2020 – Get Involved!

Build My Future 2020 Volunteers Needed

Sign up to volunteer If you are connected to home building or remodeling and struggling to find qualified workers – kids are begging you to “Help Build My Future!”  If you get involved you could change the future of the home building industry and you could help change lives (WIN – WIN). There are kids…

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New and Renewing Members – January 2020

Why HBA Membership Participation Points Matter… Expand YOUR HBA MEMBERSHIP PARTICIPATION POINTS 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…

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Welcome to 2020 – HBA Update

Home Builders Association of Greater Springfield

It’s hard to believe that Home Show is only 22 days from today – are you ready? HBA Home Show 2020 We still have a few booths available and we are looking for volunteers to help with ticket selling, the information desk, driving the vendor shuttle and the Kid Pro Zone area. Please contact Hannah…

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Home Show – Things To Know!

It’s Home Show month! We are excitedly preparing for the 2020 HBA Home Show and making sure that all details are worked out. Below we listed helpful information regarding the Home Show! Signing up for a booth If you have not registered for a Home Show booth and would like to – now is the…

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Promote the Home Show – Graphics for Social & Web

The 2020 HBA Home Show is just around the corner and we need you and your connections to help promoting this event! ADsmith Marketing & Advertising and your HBA have teamed up to create a great marketing plan for the 2020 HBA Home Show. But YOU can help drive up attendance and awareness by posting…

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Builders’ and Remodelers’ Use of Technology in 2019

According to a recent NAHB study, although use of some factory-produced components like trusses has become widespread, the newer and more innovative types of construction technology, such as 3D printing and robots, have so far penetrated the residential market only to a very limited extent.  This is true for both single-family builders and residential remodelers. Data…

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Number of Bathrooms in New Homes

The Census Bureau’s latest Survey of Construction (SOC) shows changes in the number and shares of bathrooms and half-bathrooms of single-family homes started in the United States in 2018. The latest year’s data show that 3% of new single-family homes started had one bathroom or less, 64% had 2 bathrooms, 26% had 3 bathrooms, and…

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HBACF Helping Scott Bracy through ALS Journey

Scott Bracy ALS Walk

The HBA Charitable Foundation (HBACF) is a very important part of the HBA. The HBACF is responsible for raising money to help support scholarships for MSU and OTC students studying construction and interior design and to help support the smoke alarm give-away program. There is nothing the HBACF does better than helping our community and…

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HBA Christmas Party 2019 – Photos & Awards

HBA Christmas Party 2019 - Meek's, Metro, Monticello, Travis Miller, SS&B, Great American

Thank you to all HBA Members who attended the 2019 HBA Christmas party at Ozarks Food Harvest (PHOTOS BELOW). Giving something back to the community was our focus this year – and we managed to do that by assembling 342 backpacks, cleaning 1,266 eggs and sorting 21,754 pounds of sweet potatoes. All of this work…

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NEW MEMBERS BUNDLE NOW – Marketing Resources 2020

Due to adjustments in our Trade Shows for 2020, as well as a new website that will be launched later this month, we are running a little bit behind on preparing bundles for 2020. PLEASE jump on this as soon as possible. DEADLINE PAST – NEW MEMBERS PLEASE INQUIRE ASAP HOW TO START 1 –…

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HBA Member Marketing Icon - 600

Due to adjustments in our Trade Shows for 2020, as well as a new website that will be launched later this month, we are running a little bit behind on preparing bundles for 2020. PLEASE jump on this as soon as possible. Bundle Deadline EXTENDED – December 9th HOW TO START 1 – Fill out…

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Economic Forecast – October 2019

NAHB chief economist Dr. Robert Dietz addressed the NAHB membership at the recent NAHB Fall Leadership Council in New Orleans. His presentation, “The Housing Affordability Crunch and Rebound” is available for all HBA members to review. Below are a few samples. Click any of the images below or click here for a pdf of the…

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Nominees Announced for 2020 Board of Directors Service

The HBA of Greater Springfield Nominating committee has finalized nominations to start new terms on the HBA Board of Directors in 2020. The Nominating committee is chaired by HBA Past President John Marion, and includes Travis Miller, Jason Bekebrede, Jill Vincel and Ryan Green. This story serves as the official announcement of nominees for board…

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Take the HBA Interest Survey

Company Interests Find out what the HBA has in advertising and sponsorships that can help your company in 2020. Simple Survey Fill out a simple survey and receive graphs to visually see where your interests peak. In addition to the graphs you will receive an interactive google sheet to experiment with and see what you can…

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