Written By: Lance Lambert of Realtor.com Click here for full article Home construction across the United States is slowing down—and the timing couldn't be worse. The country is already at its lowest point in a decade for housing affordability, due largely to the shortage of homes on the market. In...

Written by Leon Stafford with the Atlanta Journal Constitution Click here for full article For the most part, developers have bypassed south metro Atlanta when looking for locations for signature mixed-use developments such as Ponce City Market in Midtown or Avalon in Alpharetta. After years of suburban sprawl...

Written by: Michael E. Kanell of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Alan Cablik led the way from the one-car garage up some stairs and out onto a backyard large enough to walk a dog – so long as it’s only a couple steps – then back into the house...

Thank you for reading the first edition of The Perimeter Perspective; the Monthly Newsletter of your Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association’s Government Affairs Committee. Atlanta We have created a “Tree Ordinance Task Force” made up of builder and associate members which has a single focus on...

Louis Camerio of Camerio Builders has been appointed to the Gwinnett County Board of Construction Adjustments and Appeals. Camerio Builders is a longtime member of the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association and devoted to building and modifying every home as if it was their own. The Board...

We are always looking for better ways to communicate with you! After many requests from our membership, we have decided to start a Government Affairs monthly newsletter which will keep you updated on all of our Government Affairs efforts throughout the year. The first edition...

During the HBAG Winter Meetings on February 26-27, members and staff of the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association had the opportunity to meet Georgia Governor Brian Kemp and many other elected officials. [caption id="attachment_19956" align="alignleft" width="212"] Longtime GAHBA member, Heather Bounds, earned the 2019 HBAG Presidential...

Our Greater Atlanta HBA members and staff had an incredible time learning, networking, and accomplishing big things at The International Builders' Show (IBS)! Check out some of these highlights and accomplishments from #IBS2019 in Las Vegas. ▪️Betsy Sheppard - Won the NAHB Professional Women in Building Woman of the...

Written by: Home Builders Association of Georgia Show your support: Click here to contact your State Officials and express your voice As you know, local governments around the state of Georgia have enacted restrictive design requirements on new residential construction - adding thousands of dollars to the price...

By: Stephen Davis, Government Affairs Director BREAKING: Today, Congress passed, and the President signed a new law requiring the auto industry to meet mandated design standards if they want to sell cars in the United States.   This law applies to any manufacturer who produces seven or...