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

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 Even

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

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

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

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

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.

Saving

The HBAGGR has many opportunities to save money. By using a handful of the many discount options available your membership could pay for itself. Save on everything from hotels, office supplies, and rental cars to flowers, batteries, and insurance programs.

Through agreements with more than 20 national companies, NAHB offers exclusive discounts on a variety of products and services that can benefit your business, employees, and family. Members save big when they take advantage of these offers and use their member discount at BuilderBooks: NAHB’s Official Bookstore and NAHB Contracts.

NAHB BUILDER REBATE PROGRAM

Builders and Remodelers can now earn rebates from many of the nation’s leading housing industry suppliers with no additional cost. You don’t have to change the way you do business, simply fill out the online forms, and wait for your quarterly rebate checks. Our current member’s average savings is approximately $1,000, some report saving up to $6,000 per year.

Members of the HBAGGR can access business, employee, and personal discounts through National Purchasing Partners (NPP). NPP is a member benefit provider of The Home Builders Association of Greater Grand Rapids and helps members reduce costs with exclusive pricing.

Members can save on many useful brands, including Sherwin-Williams, Priceline, Office Depot, Batteries + Bulbs, if eligible Verizon, and more.

Once you sign up with NPP, you will receive a verification email. When your account is verified, just log in and explore the catalog of offers. NPP membership is free and there is no obligation to buy.

If you need help registering, please contact customerservice@mynpp.com or call 800.810.3909.
      

The HBAM has been working with our exclusive, private partner, Small Business Growth Partners (SBGP) to help our members reach maximum growth and potential through their one of a kind BPA Process. This has been refined for over 10 years of working exclusively with Builders, Remodelers & HBA Associate Members. As an exclusive HBAM member benefit, we are offering you the chance to register for and redeem your 2021 Business Diagnostic & Plan of Actions. An annual BPA is included 100% with your HBAM Member Benefits (A $2,200 value).