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March 22 – Young Professionals Group Meeting

April 10 – DeKalb/Rockdale Chapter Lunch Meeting

April 11 – Gwinnett Chapter Lunch Meeting

April 12 – Professional Women in Building Council Lunch Program Meeting

April 18 – Builder/Developer/Lender Council Meeting

April 19 – Forsyth Chapter Lunch Meeting

April 19 – Sales & Marketing Council Networking Meeting

April 20 to May 6 – Parade of Homes

April 24 – HBA Board of Directors Meeting

April 25 – Cobb/Cherokee Chapter Lunch Meeting

April 26 – Inner Atlanta Chapter Lunch Meeting

May 3 – Metro South Chapter Lunch Meeting

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Date: Tuesday, February 27

Time: 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Place: HBA Office (Dunwoody)

Cost: FREE

This will be the first Board of Directors meeting at our new location and will also serve as the Grand Opening for our office in Dunwoody — come check it out! All members are invited to attend. It’s a great way to get more involved and find out how the HBA works! Lunch will be served. For more information, contact Rachel Hodge at (678) 775-1420 or


Date: Tuesday, February 27

Time: 1:30-2:30 p.m.

Place: HBA Office (Dunwoody)

Cost: FREE

This is a great opportunity to meet the HBA staff and learn how to get the most out of your company's membership in the association. New members are encouraged to attend the HBA Board of Directors meeting and stay for the orientation afterward. For more information, contact Ruth Ann Bailey at (678) 775-1448 or


Looking to build your company's brand with the Greater Atlanta HBA? 

Sponsorships are available for all meetings and events! For more information, contact Monica Saunders, Director of Meetings and Events, at (678) 775-1465 or

Take advantage of the Job and Resume Postings section of our website.

Looking for employees? Download the Job Board order form on the website and submit your company’s job openings.

Looking for a new position? Send your resume to to have your resume posted.

Click here to find out about discounts and benefits available to HBA members through NAHB!



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The monthly Government Affairs Committee meeting has been rescheduled for Thursday, February 22, at 9:00 a.m. The change was made to avoid conflict with the HBAG Rally at the Capitol on Tuesday, February 20. The Government Affairs Committee will resume its regular meeting schedule of third Tuesday of every month on March 20. For more information or to RSVP for the meeting, contact Stephen Davis at (678) 775-1428 or

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Date: Wednesday, February 21

Time: 8:00-10:00 a.m.

Place: HBA Office (Dunwoody)

Cost: FREE for BDL Council Members, $25 HBA Members, $35 Non-Members

Eugene James of Metrostudy will be presenting the quarterly exclusive housing market update. For more information, contact Valerie Siegel Braverman at (678) 775-1469 or


Date: Thursday, March 8

Time: 12:00-2:00 p.m.

Place: ROAM - Galleria

Cost: $20 55+ Council Members, $30 HBA Members, $40 Non-Members

The guest speaker will be Allen Harris, developer of Springs of Mill Lakes in Alabama and first time award winner of eight NAHB 55+ Industry Housing Council awards. Harris will present the case history of one of East Alabama’s most successful 55+ New Home Neighborhoods.


Date: Thursday, March 15

Time: 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

Place: Cumming/Alpharetta Area

Cost: $10 (Includes lunch and transportation)

Don’t miss the Deals on Wheels Bus Tour through the Cumming/Alpharetta area. We will be visiting neighborhoods by Century Communities, SR Homes, and David Weekley, and then finishing the tour with Ashton Woods’ Design Center at Avalon.

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Date: Thursday, February 22

Time: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Place: Cinco Mexican Cantina (Cumming)

Cost: $15 HBA Members, $20 Non-Members

We look forward to having you join us for the Forsyth Chapter's first lunch meeting of 2018! Mike Overley of Metrostudy will be speaking on the housing market trends in Forsyth County. For more information, contact Ruth Ann Bailey at (678) 775-1448 or


Date: Wednesday, February 28

Time: 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Place: Southface Energy Institute

Cost: $15 HBA Members, $25 Non-Members 

The guest speaker will be Andre Dickens, Atlanta City Council Member - Post 3. For more information, contact Monica Saunders at (678) 775-1465 or


Date: Wednesday, March 14

Time: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Place: Country Club of the South (Johns Creek)

Cost: $20 HBA Members, $30 Non-Members

The guest speaker will be Georgia State Sen. Brandon Beach. If you’re interested in sponsoring this event, contact Emily Raymond at (678) 775-1446 or


Date: Saturday, March 17

Time: 4:00-7:00 p.m.

Place: Gordon Biersch (Buckhead)

Cost: $15 HBA Members, $25 Non-Members (Includes two drinks and food)

If you're interested in sponsoring this event, contact Monica Saunders at (678) 775-1465 or

Date: Tuesday, April 10

Time: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Place: Tin Plate (Conyers)

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Date: Tuesday, February 27

Time: 11:30 a.m.

Place: New HBA Office (Dunwoody)

Cost: FREE

All members are invited to come celebrate the opening of our new office in Dunwoody! The Grand Opening is being held in conjunction with the HBA Board of Directors meeting and the New Member Orientation.

And please note our new mailing and physical address: 

1 Dunwoody Park S, Ste 200, Atlanta, GA 30338


Enter your model home today and get ready to reap the benefits of the 2018 Greater Atlanta HBA Parade of Homes! This event is designed to deliver traffic and generate sales with a marketing blitz valued at approximately $200,000. The Parade Showcase will be held April 20 through May 6 to give interested homebuyers three full weekends to visit homes.

Deadline to Enter: February 28

Entry Fee: $2,500 per home (enter three homes and get the fourth free!) and $1,800 for every additional home after the fourth.


The 2018 Greater Atlanta HBA Parade of Homes magazine will be published Thursday, April 19, in the Atlanta Journal Constitution. The AJC will provide additional coverage and marketing promotions throughout the event and beyond. The Parade of Homes magazine will include information about each model home entry and will be available through a link on throughout the Parade and for one year following the release.

The deadline to purchase ads is February 28.

Last week the HBA's Professional Women in Building Council held its first program meeting of the year with guest speaker Melissa Proctor, Chief Marketing Officer of the Atlanta Hawks. The meeting also included the installation of PWB's 2018 officers, as well as an appearance by Casey Cagle, Lieutenant Governor of Georgia.

Last week, the Gwinnett Chapter hosted its first lunch meeting of 2018 at McCray's Tavern with guest speakers Joel Rodriguez and Todd Herget from the Gwinnett Department of Planning and Development. Thanks to everyone who attended! The chapter is now looking forward to its next meeting on April 11.

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