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This Week at the GAHBA

November 8th at 5:30 p.m.

The Hyatt Atlanta Perimeter at Villa Christina

Jeffrey Tobias Halter—“It’s Time to Stop Asking Women to Lean-In and Ask Men to Stand Up”

Join us for an evening Jeffrey Tobias Halter as he shows us how a man wearing a size 14 red pumps serve to illustrate the current state of women’s leadership in this country.

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Saturday, November 11, 2017

6:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

Omni Hotel - CNN Center 

The OBIE Awards program is presented by the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association and the Atlanta Sales and Marketing Council to honor excellence in building, remodeling, marketing and personal achievement in the home building industry. OBIE Award recipients stand out among their peers and are recognized for their outstanding achievements.

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Wednesday, November 15

8:00-10:00 a.m.

Greater Atlanta HBA office, 1484 Brockett Road, Tucker

This exclusive quarterly report to the Greater Atlanta HBA from one of Atlanta’s premier market research organizations combines the latest targeted data on job growth, consumer confidence in employment and home buying plans, and resale, new permits and housing/lot inventory into an insightful presentation that helps our most forward-thinking builders, developers and lenders make intelligent strategic decisions, mitigate their risk and grow their businesses.

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Thursday, December 7th 

6:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.

Hyatt Perimeter - Villa Christina

Over the past twenty years, the Sales and Marketing Council of the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association has raised nearly $100,000 in support of worthwhile charities helping children and adults in need by hosting its ever popular silent auction fundraising event. All proceeds from this year's Silent Auction event  will benefit HomeAid Atlanta, the HBA's designated charity! HomeAid Atlanta, fulfills the mission of building new lives for homeless families and individuals through housing and community outreach. We hope you can join us for a great night!

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Membership News

The Greater Atlanta HBA is wrapping up its 2017 Fall Membership Drive. Volunteers have been hard at work making calls and sending e-mails to help the HBA reach its goal to gain 100 new members during the month of October, with a total membership of 1,016 by November 1.

We’re looking forward to celebrating our success and welcoming all our new members at the Membership Appreciation Event on Wednesday, October 25!

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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 post your resume.

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Find out about some great benefits from NAHB!

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Membership Benefits

Now through Nov. 17, NAHB members can print out this coupon and save 10% on your Lowe's Account Receivable (LAR) and Lowe's Business Account (LBA). Visit and register to save an additional 2% off of your LAR or LBA and free delivery on purchases of $500 or more**.

If you miss this limited time offer, visit and register to save 5% every day when using Lowe's credit, plus for NAHB members LAR/LBA accounts are both eligible to receive the additional 2% statement discount*.

*Offer is not automatic, see store for details. Terms and conditions apply.

**Exclusions and standard delivery rules apply, discount taken at time of purchase, see store for details.

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You are invited to attend our Membership Appreciation Event on Wednesday, October 25th. This event will be hosted by the Greater Atlanta HBA as a way to welcome our new members and thank all of our current members. We also would like to say thank you to our appointed and elected government officials for all of the hard work and service to our community. Come out and enjoy some great food, beverages, and live music.

Date -- October 25, 2017

Where -- Carolina Lumber & Supply Co. - 504 Plasters Ave NE, Atlanta, GA 30324 

Time -- 5:00 p.m-8:00 p.m.

Cost -- Free (Registration is required)

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EarthCraft House Builder Course with Southface Staff

October 26, 2017; 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Southface Sweet Center

6 credit hours (bldr)


NPDES Level 1-A Certification with HB Next

October 26, 2017; 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Greater Atlanta HBA

7 credit hours (bldr)


Homeowner Handbook Orientation with Lynn Bacon

November 2, 2017; 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Greater Atlanta HBA

3 credit hours (bldr & real estate)


Residential Construction Licensing Exam Prep with American Contractors Exam Services

November 14-15, 2017; 8:00 am - 5:00 pm; 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Drury Hotel

12 credit hours (bldr)


How To Save On Workers’ Comp Through Safety And Compliance with Mitchell Smith

November 14, 2017; 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Greater Atlanta HBA

3 credit hours (bldr)

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HomeAid Atlanta has completed three HomeAid Care Days in support of Covenant House Georgia (CHG). Care Days, a HomeAid outreach initiative, are volunteer-powered workdays providing free-of-charge repairs and upgrades for homeless service provider facilities. CHG serves Atlanta youth experiencing homelessness. Thanks to the hard work of volunteers and material donations over the course of these three Care Days, HomeAid provided a savings of $27,500 for CHG.

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Mark your calendars: November 1, 2017, 5:00 – 8:00 pm!

It's a Kendra Gives Back Party for HomeAid Atlanta! Get your jewelry for The OBIEs! Don’t miss this great opportunity to enjoy a fun evening out with drinks and shopping for beautiful Kendra Scott jewelry at Avalon in support of HomeAid Atlanta. This is a great opportunity to find the perfect jewelry for OBIEs night (Saturday, November 11th). Bring your dress and the friendly staff at Kendra Scott will help you select the perfect jewels for the Greater Atlanta HBA’s big night! 20% of all sales will benefit HomeAid that evening.

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