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Kristine Cupid is the Marketing Program Manager for Design2Sell, a home staging company based in Smyrna. Kristine serves as Communications Co-Chair for the Atlanta Professional Women in Building (PWB) Council and was recently nominated for the One to Watch award by the NAHB PWB Council. 
  
Next Meeting
 
Date: Wednesday, June 19
 
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@atlantahomebuilders.com.
 

 

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

 
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Thank you to everyone who attended the inaugural Parade of Homes Reception powered by Samsung, and congratulations to our 2019 People's Choice Award Winners:

 

Best Overall Home: Southwyck Homes

Best Kitchen: ECraft Georgia

Best Master Suite/Bath: Southwyck Homes

Best Exterior: Brock Built Homes

Best Floor Plan: Kolter Homes

  
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. Sponsorships are still available for all upcoming 2019 board meetings! For more information, contact Rachel Hodge at (678) 775-1420 or rhodge@atlantahba.com.
 
Date: Friday, June 7
 
Time: 9:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
 
Place: GAHBA Office
 
Cost: $800
 
There are currently three vendor spots left. Limit of no more than two companies per industry. For more information or to sign up, contact Ruth Ann Miller at (678) 775-1448 or ramiller@atlantahomebuilders.com.
 
  
Date: Tuesday, September 10
 
Time: Shotgun start at 10:00 a.m.
 
Place: Bear's Best Atlanta (Suwanee)
 
Cost: $550 per foursome, $150 per person
 
Sign up for sponsorships and foursomes now – this event will sell out quickly! Click here to download the golf packet. For more information, contact Emily Raymond at (678) 775-1446 or eraymond@atlantahba.com.
 
Government Affairs
In this week's Government Affairs report: Updates from Forsyth County, DeKalb County, the City of Atlanta, and HB493.
 
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, June 18
 
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: Wednesday, June 19
 
Time: 8:00-10:00 a.m.
 
Place: GAHBA Office
 
Cost: FREE for BDL Members, $25 GAHBA Members, $35 Non-Members
 
Dr. Roger Tutterow of Kennesaw State University will present an overall economic snapshot and the results of the current Consumer Confidence Survey. For more information, contact Valerie Braverman at (678) 775-1469 or vbraverman@atlantahba.com.
 
  
Date: Wednesday, June 26
 
Time: 4:00-6:00 p.m.
 
Place: Bowlero Marietta
 
Cost: $125 per team, $30 per individual
 
Team registration includes five bowlers, shoe rentals, two drinks per person, and unlimited food. Sponsorships are available! For more information, contact Rajat Agarwal at (678) 775-1465 or ragarwal@atlantahba.com.
 
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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: Wednesday, June 12
 
Time: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
 
Place: Conservatory at Waterstone (Acworth)
 
Cost: $25 GAHBA Members, $35 Non-Members
 
Cherokee County Manager Jerry Cooper will share a county update. For more information, contact Ruth Ann Miller at (678) 775-1448 or ramiller@atlantahba.com.
 
Date: Thursday, June 20
 
Time: 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.
 
Place: GAHBA Office
 
Cost: FREE for Builders, $15 GAHBA Associates, $25 Non-Members
 
Join us to learn 1,000 Spanish words and phrases to help you communicate with your Spanish-speaking employees! Builders can attend for FREE and will receive 1 CEU. For more information, contact Stephen Davis at (678) 775-1428 or sdavis@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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On May 15, HomeAid Atlanta joined House of Dawn in Jonesboro to celebrate a completed renovation project and break ground for the future. House of Dawn provides a stable home and life skills programs for expectant and young mothers who are at risk for homelessness and abuse.
 
A dedication and ribbon cutting ceremony celebrated House of Dawn’s newly renovated Transitional Housing Program facilities. Doug Cotter, in partnership with Silverstone Communities, volunteered as HomeAid Builder Captain, leading renovations of two duplexes.
 
Attendees also celebrated the groundbreaking of House of Dawn’s new Second Chance Home. Chris Knight of Knight Homes will lead construction of the home, adding 10 beds for very young mothers, age 13-19. Representatives of Georgia Power Foundation Inc presented HomeAid with a check for $10,000 in support of the Second Chance Home project.
  
Date: Tuesday, October 29
 
Time: 11:00 a.m.
 
Place: Capital City Club Crabapple (Woodstock)
 
Cost: $2500 per foursome, $750 per individual
 
Need more golf in your life? Registration is now open for the 17th Annual Housing the Homeless Golf Tournament benefiting HomeAid Atlanta! Sponsorship opportunities available! For more information, contact Cecily Stevens at (678) 775-1451 or cecily@homeaidatlanta.org.
 
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