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CBUSA  (Purchasing Cooperative) – Recruited by Vince Longo, Longo Homes 
Flying Donkey Creative, Inc. (Signs/Displays/Billboards) – Recruited by Spenser Corley, Ameris Bank
GA Specialty Products  (Glass & Mirrors)
Sentry Management  (HOA Management)
  
 
Randy McMichael is the co-founder and managing partner of McMichael & Gray, PC, a full-service real estate law firm with 13 locations across metro Atlanta, as well as Alabama, Florida, and North Carolina.
 
  
Next Meeting
 
Date: Wednesday, May 15
 
Time: 10:00-11:00 a.m.
 
Place: GAHBA Office
 
Are you looking for an easy way to plug in to the GAHBA? Whether you are new or have been a member for years, the Membership Committee would love to have you help recruit and encourage other members to get more involved. For more information, contact Ruth Ann Miller at (678) 775-1448 or ramiller@atlantahba.com.
 

 

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Membership Benefits
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Click here to learn more about discounts and benefits available to GAHBA members through NAHB!

 

Take advantage of the Networking & Jobs section of our website!

 

Looking for employees? Complete and submit the Job Board order form to have your company's job openings posted on our website. Job postings are FREE for GAHBA members!

 

Looking for a new position? Send your resume to bookstore@atlantahomebuilders.com to have your resume posted on our website for potential employers to see.

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May 14 – Government Affairs Committee Meeting
 
June 7 – Builder Speed Dating
 
June 20 – DeKalb/Rockdale Chapter Lunch Meeting
 
June 26 - Remodelers Council Bowling Tournament
 
June 27 – Forsyth Chapter Lunch Meeting
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May 11-12 is the final weekend of the 2019 Parade of Homes – don't miss out! The Parade features homes in a variety of styles, locations, and price points around the city and is free, self-guided, and open to the public. 
 
Click here to view the homes and download the ATLHomesParade app today!
 
  
Date: Friday, May 10
 
Time: Shotgun start at 10:00 a.m.
 
Place: Reunion Country Club (Hoschton)
 
Cost: $550 per foursome, $150 per person
 
Event is SOLD OUT! For more information, contact Emily Raymond at (678) 775-1446 or eraymond@atlantahba.com.
 
  
Date: Tuesday, May 21
 
Time: 11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
 
Place: GAHBA Office
 
Cost: FREE
 
All GAHBA members are encouraged to attend - lunch will be served. For more information, contact Rachel Hodge at (678) 775-1420 or rhodge@atlantahba.com.
 
Government Affairs
In this week's Government Affairs report: Update on the City of Atlanta tree ordinance and upcoming events in Atlanta and Henry County.
 
Remember, if you see something, say something. For more information, contact Stephen Davis at (678) 775-1428 or sdavis@atlantahba.com.
 
  
Next Meeting
 
Date: Tuesday, May 14
 
Time: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
 
Place: GAHBA Office
 
The Government Affairs Committee meets on the third Tuesday of every month. All GAHBA members are encouraged to get involved with the committee and their respective chapters. For more information, contact Stephen Davis at (678) 775-1428 or sdavis@atlantahba.com.
   
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This Week at the GAHBA
  
Date: Thursday, May 9
 
Time: 6:00-8:00 p.m.
 
Place: Gate City Brewing (Roswell)
 
Cost: $25
 
Join SMC for an evening of food, drinks, and networking! For more information, contact Emily Raymond at (678) 775-1446 or eraymond@atlantahba.com.
 
  
Date: Wednesday, May 15
 
Time: 8:00-10:00 a.m.
 
Place: GAHBA Office
 
Cost: FREE for BDL Members, $25 GAHBA Members, $35 Non-Members
 
Eugene James of Metrostudy will present an exclusive update on the current Atlanta housing market. For more information, contact Valerie Braverman at (678) 775-1469 or vbraverman@atlantahba.com.
 
  
Date: Thursday, May 16
 
Time: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
 
Place: Pebblebrook at Park Springs (Stone Mountain)
 
Cost: $25 55+ Council Members, $35 GAHBA Members, $45 Non-Members
 
The group will tour the Pebblebrook at Park Springs community and hear a presentation from Kathy Floyd, Executive Director of the Georgia Council on Aging. For more information, contact Rajat Agarwal at (678) 775-1465 or ragarwal@atlantahba.com.
 
Latest Chapters
  
Date: Wednesday, May 8
 
Time: 4:30-6:30 p.m.
 
Place: Laundry Events (Lawrenceville)
 
Cost: $25 GAHBA Members, $40 Non-Members
 
Attendees will hear an update from Gwinnett County Economic Development Manager Mark Farmer and a real estate report from Metrostudy. For more information, contact Valerie Braverman at (678) 775-1469 or vbraverman@atlantahba.com.
 
  
Date: Wednesday, May 22
 
Time: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
 
Place: Country Club of the South (Johns Creek)
 
Cost: $20 GAHBA Members, $35 Non-Members
 
The guest speaker will be Milton's Community Development Director Parag Agrawal. For more information, contact Ruth Ann Miller at (678) 775-1448 or ramiller@atlantahba.com.
 
  
Date: Thursday, May 23
 
Time: Dinner 6:00 p.m., First Pitch 7:05 p.m. 
 
Place: Coolray Field (Lawrenceville)
 
Cost: $20 GAHBA Members, $40 Non-Members
 
Join the Gwinnett Chapter for a "Night at Coolray Field" to watch the Gwinnett Stripers take on the Charlotte Knights. For more information, contact Valerie Braverman at (678) 775-1469 or vbraverman@atlantahba.com.
 
Education
 
Visit the Education section on the GAHBA website for information on the latest upcoming classes.
 
  

The association is excited to announce the revision of the GAHBA contracts! Frank Brown of Weissman Attorneys at Law has rewritten the contracts, and the 2018 version is now available for purchase through the online bookstore. When you purchase the 2018 GAHBA contracts online, you will receive a link to download the contract files.

 
The contracts are FREE for GAHBA members, $12 for members of other HBAs and $22 for non-members.

 
We are asking that you stop using any old versions of the contracts and only use the 2018 contracts.

 
Click here to go to the GAHBA online bookstore.

 
 
   
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Today is the last day to donate to HomeAid Atlanta's 18th Annual Essentials Drive! The Essentials Drive is HomeAid's city-wide effort to collect essential items for Atlanta's homeless infants and their families. You can help by donating diapers, wipes, baby formula, or baby food. (Donations are tax deductible.) Bring your donations to the GAHBA office or click here to find a drop-off location near you!
 
Thanks for helping provide essential supplies for Atlanta’s homeless babies!
 
These generous organizations and individuals empower HomeAid Atlanta to achieve its mission of building new lives for homeless families and individuals through housing and community outreach. Without them, HomeAid’s work would not be possible.
 
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