CLICK HERE TO TAKE THE SURVEY The City of Atlanta has launched a survey as part of its effort to update the Development Impact Fee Program, which has not been updated since 1993. Impact fees are a one-time fee by a local government on a new or...

With much of the home building industry identified as "Essential Business" during the COVID-19 pandemic, the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) encouraged all home construction companies across the nation to pause for ten minutes on April 16 and educate their workers on jobsite safety. The...

We are scheduling industry experts and government officials to speak and provide insight on the home building process. If you missed the live delivery of an important webinar, we have you covered! We are adding new recording below, so keep checking back for more. Builder Panel:...

  CLICK HERE TO READ EXECUTIVE ORDER  |  CLICK HERE TO READ DHS GUIDELINES   This Executive Order incorporates the DHS Guidelines from 3/28 which identify Residential Construction as Essential Infrastructure Workforce. Below is the applicable section: RESIDENTIAL/SHELTER FACILITIES AND SERVICES Workers performing housing construction related activities to ensure...

NAHB is a leading member of the Construction Industry Safety Coalition (CISC), which has provided resources that every employer and employee can utilize to reduce the risk of exposure to COVID-19. These resources will be updated as more information becomes available. This information is intended...

We are working to compile a bigger list to make sure we can best serve our members. We highly recommend that you consult with an attorney before proceeding with a third party inspection. Below is a Facebook Live session from HBAG answering...

Source: NAHB Click here to read full article In a critical win for NAHB and the residential construction sector, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) today designated construction of single-family and multifamily housing as an “Essential Infrastructure Business.” The designation will enable many home building firms to keep their businesses...

Health and government officials are working together to maintain the safety, security, and health of the American people. Small businesses are encouraged to do their part to keep their employees, customers, and themselves healthy. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION Paycheck Protection Program Economic Injury Disaster Loans...

We are grateful for Governor Brian Kemp, a former home builder himself, and his recognition of the service our members provide to our communities. His recent Executive Order will make sure our members continue to work through this unprecedented crisis. On Friday, March 20, the...

Pursuant to HB 493 (2019), O.C.G.A. 8-2-26(g) allows for private plan review and inspections for residential building permits. Pursuant to HB 493 (2019), O.C.G.A. 8-2-26(g) allows for private plan review and inspections for residential building permits. Local permitting authorities have 30 calendar days to complete plan reviews...