Benefits of Membership
What HBAG Can Do For Home Builders and Associates of the Home Building Industry...
Government & Regulatory Affairs. The most important benefit of membership is our involvement in the government and regulatory arenas. By representing you at the local, state and national levels, the association keeps you in business! Members are continually kept up to date regarding industry impacting laws and regulations.
Discount Programs. The HBA Member Advantage program offers NAHB members many money-saving discounts that benefit their businesses, employees, and family. One-page overview of all member discounts as well as information on how to access the savings.
Networking Opportunities. What better way to expand your business circle than by getting involved in a trade organizations dedicated to the building industry? Membership meetings, golf outings and seminars are just a few of the networking opportunities available to members.
3 in 1: A Package Deal. By joining your local home builders association, you are also joining the state and national associations. You will receive a wide range of services and benefits from each one. Staff members at each level in our three-tiered federation are here for our members and ready to assist you and your business.
How To Join
Use the Georgia Association locator to find your local association. Membership in a Georgia local Association also includes membership in both HBAG and NAHB.
Educational Opportunities. From educational seminars and workshops to targeted meetings and programs, association provides members the chance to stay current on issues and ideas crucial to success in the industry. Participation will ensure you stay ahead of your non-member competitors.
Insurance Programs. Several money-saving insurance programs are available exclusively to members through the local, state and national associations.
Advertising. Advertising opportunities are available through local, state and national newsletters and magazines, all of which are distributed to the entire association membership.
Marketing Opportunities/Sponsorships. Want to increase your business's visibility and credibility? Why not sponsor an association meeting or event? You'll have a captive audience at your fingertips and a great chance to promote your latest idea or product- all while supporting the association.
Strength in Numbers. Standing alone, you are one voice, but united with others in the association, many great things can be accomplished for the good of the building industry and the community in which we live. The association is also part of several coalitions that were created to not only help shape the future of our industry, but to ensure that you will have one.
Industry Publications. You will receive Georgia Builder and Builder Magazine which are distributed to members only. These publications are filled with new product and technology information to keep you in front of market trends. Newsletters from the local, state and national associations will keep you apprised of the latest regulatory changes and events in your area.
Professional Image. The image you portray to the buying public can make or break your business. By joining the home builders association, you are showing the public that you care about your industry, your peers, your customers and the community. Membership in the association will set you apart from others and distinguish you as truly committed to your business and the housing industry.
Don't Make Excuses . . .
"Maybe later" Why wait? The sooner you join, the sooner you can begin benefiting from the services offered by the home builders association. We can provide you with the information and education you need to keep your business costs down and your profits up.
"I can't afford it" You can't afford not to join! Your active participation will reap cost saving benefits such as our healthcare and workers comp plans as well as business leads, contacts and member discounts available exclusively to association members. Becoming a member of the home builders association is one of the most solid business decisions you can make. A portion of your dues is even tax deductible. How can you afford to miss this opportunity?
"I'm already involved in too many organizations" How many of those organizations are trade related and directly tied to your livelihood? The home builders association exists to help you stay in business and prosper in the building industry. Membership should rate at the top of the list for builders who wish to grow a successful business!