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...

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. On Friday, March 20, 2020, the governor issued an executive order that makes it easier to employ private plan reviewers and inspectors to move the building process along without...

City of Alpharetta Inspection ProtocolAll information subject to change. We will continue to monitor and make updates. Cherokee County Cherokee Encouraging all customers requesting service permits and commercial permits and those submitting site development plans or making business license renewals to make those submissions using the Cityview...

The Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association is pleased to announce that Stephen Davis, our Government Affairs Director, has been elected as the Chairman of the DeKalb County Development Services Fiscal Oversight Committee. Stephen is a government and advocacy professional with over a decade of expertise...

From the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). Despite improved conditions in the housing industry, a recent episode from The Hill.TV highlighted how communities are still grappling with how to overcome the challenges of housing affordability for many of their residents. Cities such as Washington, D.C.,...

Click here to read full article By:  Diana Olick, CNBC Fierce competition for lower-end homes, thanks to a combination of low mortgage rates and record low supply, is driving prices higher. That can make it difficult to figure out whether its cheaper, on a monthly basis, to own...

Click here for press release ATLANTA -- The Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association (GAHBA) held its first Inner Atlanta Chapter luncheon of the year on Tuesday, February 4, at the Southface Energy Institute to discuss the pressing issues that face home builders within the City of...

Click here for press release ATLANTA -- The Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association (GAHBA) kicked off its 75th anniversary and installed its newly elected officers and board members during the annual Installation & Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, January 15th, at the Omni Hotel at the Battery. During...

Written By: Stanley Dunlap, Georgia Recorder A state House committee supports taking away much of the discretion local officials have to prohibit inexpensive materials in new home construction. The workforce housing committee’s final report essentially revives a controversial bill that earlier this year pitted many cities and...