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Beth Hughs Joins the Habitat for Humanity Restore Team

Habitat for Humanity Restore is excited to welcome Beth Hughs as our new Donor Relations Manager. As a first point of contact for corporate and business donors, Beth's goal will be quality customer service through easy contact and timely pickup. Through prompt customer service Hughs hopes to better communicate Habitat's gratitude for HBA members' corporate ... Read More

Team Bracy Raised the most in Recent ALS Walk - See Pics & Help Scott!

Scott Bracy was officially diagnosed with Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS/Lou Gehrig’s disease), a progressive, fatal neuromuscular disease that slowly robs the body of its ability to walk, speak, swallow and breathe. ALS can strike anyone and presently there is no known cause or cure. On Saturday, September 28th, 2019 – the ALS Association Mid-America Chapter held a ... Read More

HBACF Incredible PARTY! Buy Bargain Tickets NOW

The HBA Charitable Foundation is hosting an incredible party October 15th (open for members and non members with purchased ticket). This is such a great deal for all the Incredible Pizza entertainment, plus an incredible silent auction planned – we thought, "let's just call it the Incredible Party." October 15th 5pm - 9pm $50+ Value ... Read More

New and Renewing Members - September 2019

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

We are Hosting the HBA Regional Leadership Conference

The HBA of Greater Springfield is honored to be hosting the Regional Leadership Conference on November 14 & 15 this year. This 2019 conference will be held at the Oasis Hotel & Convention Center (2546 N Glenstone Ave, Springfield, MO). Leader from all around the region (Oklahoma, Kansas, Nebraska, Iowa, Illinois, Arkansas & Missouri) are ... Read More

HBA Fall Fishing - Results & Photos

It was a beautiful (and hot) day for fishing last Friday at Table Rock Lake. We had 46 fishermen come out to compete, and most finished with some pretty great catches! Thank you to everyone who participated, and CONGRATULATIONS to our winners! See below for winners, sponsors and photos. The Winners 1st Place & BIG ... Read More

Meek's Centennial Tent Sale - HUGE Discounts

Our biggest sale of the year is going on now. Meek's Centennial Tent Sale has begun with HUGE discounts on thousands of items. We need to make room for new inventory so doors, windows, siding, trim, and other overstock building materials will all be on sale with DEEP discounts. Tent Sale dates and locations. Harrison, ... Read More

Smoke Alarm Donations 2019 + Fire Safety Education Award

On October 1st at 2pm the HBA Charitable Foundation will make its smoke alarm donation to local area fire departments as a part of the Home Builders For Fire Safety Campaign. In an effort to reach fire departments of all sizes, the HBA Charitable Foundation is donating these smoke alarms to Republic, Fair Grove, Willard, ... Read More

HBA Charitable Foundation - Workforce Development & Scholarships

To combat the workforce challenges – the HBA has become heavily involved and has created resources to increase involvement and educate our youth regarding quality careers in construction through Build My Future, Be Constructive and our new Kid Pro Zone. The HBA has also created a Job Postings Group on Facebook (facebook.com/groups/hbajobs) and a Job ... Read More

Samsung Offers Laundry in a NEW Champagne Finish

Samsung now offers laundry in a new Champagne finish. This sleek satin tone complements and brightens any laundry area, with a touch of minimalist beauty that blends seamlessly into its surroundings. Come see this and more at the Metro Appliances & More booth during the HBA Remodeling EXPO Sept 20-22. This post brought to you ... Read More

AD&C Loan Volume Contracts

Despite broader interest rate declines for government bonds and mortgages, NAHB industry survey data for the second quarter of 2019 indicates that interest rates for acquisition, development and construction (AD&C) remain stubbornly elevated. For example, loans for spec single-family home building averaged a 6.2% rate for the second quarter. These higher interest rates have caused the volume ... Read More