Benefits

Are you looking to increase your business, save money and network with others in the building industry?  HBA membership will help you get the most for your business through our mission of Education, Advocacy, Networking and Promotion.

Member Discounts & Advertising Opportunities – Reduce your day-to-day business costs with member- only discounts! Your membership can pay for itself by taking advantage of these exclusive member discounts


By joining the Home Builders Association of  Greater Grand Rapids (HBA), you will be part of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and the Home Builders Association of Michigan (HBAM).

Advocacy

It’s important to have someone on your side.  At the HBAGGR, we fight for the rights, regulations and legislative changes that affect our members.  We represent the interests of our membership and fight for improvements in the industry.  Through our monthly newsletter we keep you posted on the latest changes that impact your business.

Just a few ways we’re working to protect the interests of our membership:

  • Defending Housing Initiative on Capitol Hill and the State House
  • Friends of Housing Political Action Committee
  • Information on Regulatory and Legislative Events
 

Education

As a business owner, it’s important to stay current with industry trends, regulations and general business practices.  Through our many education programs we’ll provide the information for you to integrate the latest industry news into your business.

  • Remodeling and New Homes Show
  • Builder’s License Course Information
  • Seminars and Webinars

complete list of current educational opportunities

Networking

It’s the old saying, “it’s who you know,” at the HBA.  Make important business connections at our many events and utilize our technology.  We’re here to keep you connected.

  • Membership meetings
  • Social networking events
  • Annual events including the Parade of Homes and the Remodeling & New Homes Show

Complete list of upcoming events

Promotion

We’ve got sponsorship, advertising and promotional opportunities for our members to reach your target audience.  Whether it’s those in the building industry or the general public we are here to promote you and we can help you maximize your advertising dollars.

complete guide to advertising opportunities.

Saving

The HBAGGR works to get great member-benefit programs designed to save you money.  Your membership can PAY FOR ITSELF with just one or two of these programs.  Plus with your membership you can also take advantage of the many national HBA money saving programs.

Membership Discount Information

We have a wide variety of discount programs which include:

  • Gas discounts
  • Cell phone service discounts
  • Website and marketing materials programs
  • Manufacturers rebate programs
  • Insurance discount programs including Worker’s Comp
  • Office supply discounts
  • Rental car discounts
  • Contracts and professional resources available