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Home Show 2021- Booths Still Available!

HBA Home Show 2021

Booth space continues to fill up quickly, so make sure you don’t miss out on the amazing opportunity to showcase your business and the products you offer.

Visit HBAHomeShows.com to view the contract, rules, and check out available booth space.

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Home Show 2021- Volunteers Needed!

Super Volunteers

Looking for more ways to get involved with the HBA? A perfect way to give back, network, and have FUN is volunteering to help out at our trade shows. The 2021 Home Show this year is May 7-9, and we are looking for volunteers to help us drive vendor golf carts, sell tickets, take tickets,…

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NEW! Home Show Setup & Dock Reservations

Home Show Setup 100 Hall

Our goal this year is to get vendors into the building and setup in the most efficient way possible. In order to make this happen, we will be executing a “Tiered” plan for setup and reserving dock space.

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Election Day April 6 – 2021

Good Government Candidates April 2021

April 6, 2021 is an important election for Springfield and many surrounding communities. The Springfield Good Government Committee – a partnership between the Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce and the Home Builders Association of Greater Springfield – has endorsed candidates for Springfield City Council.

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Construction Sector Opens for COVID Vaccine March 29

COVID Vaccine - Construction Sector

We understand that there are many people in our community that still have questions and may have hesitations about getting the vaccine. We realize it can sometimes be challenging for employers to feel confident in responding to questions employees may have about the COVID-19 vaccine.

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HBA Spring Fishing Tournament 2021

HBA Spring Fishing Tournament 2020

Mark your calendar for the 2021 HBA Spring Fishing Tournament. Friday, April 16 from 7AM-3PM. Pomme De Terre – Hermitage Access Point Entry fee is $75 per boat Boats are launched in the order that registration forms are received at the HBA Office, so get your forms in ASAP! 2021 Big Bass Sponsor is Guaranty Bank.   SIGN UP! Please…

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ProSource Wholesale Now Open in Springfield

ProSource Wholesale Showroom Springfield

ProSource Wholesale®, the industry leader when it comes to understanding and meeting the needs of trade professionals and their clients, announces the opening of ProSource of Springfield, MO. The beautiful new showroom is located at 2745 Suite B South Kansas Expressway, Springfield, MO 65807. The showroom, designed exclusively for the trade professional such as builders,…

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HBA Home Pros – KY3’s “The Place”

KY3's The Place

Tune in to The Place Jan 25-29 and Feb 1-5 on KY3 starting at 11:30am & on the CW starting at 5:30pm. For those that were looking forward to the HBA Home Show to be held in January we invite you to watch KY3’s The Place for a chance to re-connect with our Home Pros. With…

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Dwayne Shmel – City’s new Director of Building Development Services (BDS)

Dwayne Shmel

Dwayne Shmel has been selected as the City’s new director of Building Development Services (BDS), effective Jan. 11, 2021. Shmel replaces Harlan Hill, who served in the role from December 2017 until he resigned earlier this year to become chief executive officer for Eden Village. Assistant Director of Environmental Services Wade Drossel has served as…

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Bolivar Housing Survey

The Economic Development Alliance of Bolivar and Polk County is seeking input regarding housing developments. Please take a few minutes (approximately 5 minutes or less) to complete this survey. This is valuable information for the Economic Development Alliance and the City of Bolivar as they look for ways to encourage residential development in Bolivar. The…

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Commerce Department Cuts Lumber Tariffs from 20% to 9%

Commerce Department Cuts Lumber Tariffs

With lumber prices experiencing extreme price volatility this year and harming housing affordability, a final determination of the first administrative review by the U.S. Commerce Department to reduce duties on shipments of Canadian lumber into the United States by more than half is good news for American home builders and home buyers. “The Commerce Department’s action to…

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Thank You for Your Treats, Gift & Cards – 2020

More pics below It is so nice to have friends and colleagues that have delivered holiday goodies to our office. We have enjoyed them all! Did you know the most googled holiday treat or recipe in Missouri was for vegan Christmas cookies? No way, right? I’m not buying it, but if you want to check…

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