The HBA offers special interest councils to all members. Serving on a council rewards each member with influence, prestige, industry knowledge and opportunities to expand their business. Click on the links below for more information about each council.
Do you want to hit your target market?
The Associates Council’s mission is to enhance the HBA’s goals by creating networking opportunities through education classes and high profile events and programs. This is achieved through effective promotion, communication and volunteer management. The council strives to create an environment where builders and associates benefit from a partnership while creating positive recognition for associate members, the HBA and the homebuilding industry.
To join the Associates Council email firstname.lastname@example.org
Take advantage of the value provided through excellent access to information and economic forecasts. Every quarter, Roger Tutterow, PhD of Mercer University presents a consumer confidence survey designed to let the industry know what consumers think about the economy, and Eugene James of Metrostudy presents a market report and update. The other meetings feature roundtable discussions among builders, developers, lenders and suppliers that focus on the metro Atlanta housing market. BDL meets monthly.
Atlanta 50+ Housing Council
The Atlanta 50+ Housing Council serves the needs of HBA members involved in or interested in all aspects of building, design, development, finance, marketing and sales of active adult housing. This council is dedicated to develop a higher level of professionalism in the seniors’ housing industry by facilitating intra-industry networking and business opportunities.
Atlanta Green Building Council
The Green Building Council brings together those in the housing industry who participate in the planning, building, remodeling, marketing and selling of high-performance green homes and related products and services. The council provides a forum for professionals in the industry to promote green home standards and best practices, to network with others in the industry and to take a proactive role as leaders in the green housing industry.
Professional Women in Building: Atlanta Chapter
The Greater Atlanta HBA has launched a new council called the Professional Women in Building Council (PWB). The Council brings the power of professional women together and creates opportunities to build success. PWB members work in all aspects of the building industry: owners, builders, developers, remodelers, architects, suppliers, marketing experts, designers, finance and real estate. PWB is the voice of women in the industry, dedicated to promoting industry professionalism and supporting members at the local, state, and national levels by offering networking and educational opportunities, legislative awareness and outreach and professional and personal development.
The Remodelers Council provides remodelers with connections, support and knowledge through meetings and education seminars. This council is focused on helping your remodeling company grow and succeed.
The Sales and Marketing Council is involved in the housing community through special events, education, specialized communications and certification programs unique to sales and marketing professionals. This council also coordinates the HBA’s annual OBIE Awards, the highest honors within the Atlanta housing industry.
* To individually join a council, your company must first be a Greater Atlanta HBA member. Click here to join the Greater Atlanta HBA.