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February 22 -- Forsyth Chapter Lunch Meeting


February 28 -- Inner Atlanta Chapter Meeting


March 8 -- Atlanta 55+ Housing Council Program Meeting


March 14 -- North Fulton Chapter Lunch Meeting


March 15 -- Sales & Marketing Council Bus Tour


March 17 -- Inner Atlanta Chapter Social


March 22 -- Young Professionals Group Meeting


April 10 -- DeKalb/Rockdale Chapter Lunch Meeting


April 12 -- Professional Women in Builder 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 22-29 -- Parade of Homes

Visit https://www.naylornetwork.com/gah-buildingnews/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=483793&issueID=57193 to view the full article online.

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This Week at the GAHBA
  

Date: Wednesday, January 24


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


Place: HBA Office (Tucker)


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


Dr. Roger Tutterow wil give an overall economic snapshot, as well as a presentation on the current Consumer Confidence Survey results and how they may impact the Georgia housing market in 2018. One of Georgia's most prominent and popular economists, Tutterow serves as a Professor of Economics, Finance, and Quantitative Analysis at Kennesaw State University. Outside of academics, Tutterow has been interviewed by numerous local and national media outlets, and he also works as a consultant for various corporate clients. For more information, contact Valerie Siegel at (678) 775-1469 or vsiegel@atlantahba.com.

Visit http://web.atlantahomebuilders.com/events/BuilderDeveloperLender-Council-4571/details to view the full article online.

  

Date: Thursday, February 8


Time: 5:30-8:00 p.m.


Place: Hyatt Regency Atlanta Perimeter at Villa Christina


Cost: $45 SMC Members, $55 HBA Members, $65 Non-Members


Come hear from an expert panel about the four cornerstones of sales and marketing in the 2018 housing market. For more information, contact Emily Raymond at (678) 775-1446 or eraymond@atlantahba.com.

Visit http://web.atlantahomebuilders.com/events/2018-SMC-February-Program-4640/details to view the full article online.

  

Date: Wednesday, February 14


Time: 11:15 a.m.-1:30 p.m.


Place: Hyatt Regency Atlanta Perimeter at Villa Christina


Cost: $40 PWB Members, $50 HBA Members, $60 Non-Members


Melissa Proctor, who currently serves as the Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer for the Atlanta Hawks, will speak about her career trajectory and passion to work for an NBA team, including the challenges and responsibilities of her position. Proctor's professional achievements have earned her recognition in the Atlanta Business Chronicle's 2016 "40 Under 40" and Inc.'s list of "17 Inspiring Women to Watch in 2017." For more information, contact Monica Saunders at (678) 775-1465 or msaunders@atlantahba.com

Visit http://web.atlantahomebuilders.com/events/PWB-2018-February-Meeting-4604/details to view the full article online.

Membership News
  

Date: Thursday, January 25


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


Place: Capital City Club, Brookhaven


Cost: $45 HBA Members, $55 Non-Members


At this ceremony, we will install our 2018 HBA Officers and recognize the recipients of the Builder of the Year, Associate of the Year, Lewis Cenker Award, Council Chairman of the Year, and Spike Member of the Year. Sponsorships are available. If you are interested in sponsoring this event, click here for levels and benefits. 

Visit http://web.atlantahomebuilders.com/events/2018-HBA-Installation-and-Awards-Program-4605/details to view the full article online.

  

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 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. If you are interested in sponsoring this meeting, contact Rachel Hodge at (678) 775-1420 or rhodge@atlantahba.com.

Visit http://web.atlantahomebuilders.com/events/HBA-Board-of-Directors-Meeting-4619/details to view the full article online.

  

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 afterwards. For more information, contact Ruth Ann Bailey at (678) 775-1448 or rabailey@atlantahba.com.

Visit https://atlantahomebuildersgaassoc.wliinc34.com//events/New-Member-Orientation-4622/details to view the full article online.

The Membership Committee meets on the second Monday of every month from 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. If you are interested in reaching out to fellow members of the Greater Atlanta HBA, the committee would love to have you! For more information, e-mail Ruth Ann Bailey at rabailey@atlantahomebuilders.com.

Visit https://www.naylornetwork.com/gah-buildingnews/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=483798&issueID=57193 to view the full article online.

Time to update your company information in the Membership Portal! We encourage you to add employees to the portal, update company contact information, add social media links, etc. For more information or if you need your company portal login, email Ruth Ann Bailey at rabailey@atlantahomebuilders.com.

Visit https://www.naylornetwork.com/gah-buildingnews/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=483799&issueID=57193 to view the full article online.

  

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 & Events, at (678) 775-1465 or msaunders@atlantahomebuilders.com.

Visit https://www.atlantahomebuilders.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/2018-HBA-Marketing-Guide.pdf to view the full article online.

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 bookstore@atlantahomebuilders.com to have your resume posted.

Visit https://www.naylornetwork.com/gah-buildingnews/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=483801&issueID=57193 to view the full article online.

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

Visit https://www.naylornetwork.com/gah-buildingnews/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=483802&issueID=57193 to view the full article online.

 

 

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Membership Benefits

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Government Affairs
  

The 2018 HBAG Winter Board Meeting & Rally at the Capitol will be held February 20 at the Georgia State Capitol. This is the perfect opportunity to meet with local legislators and learn the issues important to them that might affect home building. In return, legislators are able to learn from individuals in the building industry. Please call your legislator ahead of time and set an appointment to meet. You can easily find contact information via the Action Center on the HBAG website. Let them know you’ll be at the capitol to say hello and talk about legislation the home builders are working on this year.

Visit http://www.hbag.org/hbagwinterrally2018.html to view the full article online.

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Latest Chapters
  

Date: Tuesday, January 23


Time: 5:00-7:00 p.m.


Place: RE/MAX Collections (Vickery Village, Cumming)


Cost: FREE


Thank you to our sponsors: RE/MAX Regency & Collections and Sparks, King, Watts, & Reddick.

Visit http://web.atlantahomebuilders.com/events/Forsyth-Chapter-Kickoff-4621/details to view the full article online.

  

Date: Wednesday, January 24


Time: 5:30-8:00 p.m.


Place: Red Hare Brewing Company (Marietta)


Cost: $15 (Includes 3 beers and food)


Thank you to our sponsors: ADT Advantage Security and Norbord, Inc.

Visit http://web.atlantahomebuilders.com/events/2018-CobbCherokee-Chapter-KickOff-Social-4609/details to view the full article online.

  

Date: Wednesday, January 31


Time: 5:00-7:00 p.m.


Place: Harrison Development & Construction (1954 Airport Road, Chamblee)


Cost: FREE


Note: This event was rescheduled due to hazardous weather conditions on January 17. Please join us as we kick off the DeKalb/Rockdale Chapter! For more information, contact Ruth Ann Bailey at (678) 775-1448 or rabailey@atlantahba.com.

Visit http://web.atlantahomebuilders.com/events/DekalbRockdale-Chapter-Social-Kick-Off-4602/details to view the full article online.

  

Date: Thursday, February 1


Time: 12:00 p.m.


Place: Crystal Lake Golf & Country Club (Hampton)


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


The guest speaker will be Daunte Gibbs, Director of Planning and Economic Development for Henry County. Anyone who lives, works, or does business in Clayton, Henry, and South Fulton Counties is encouraged to get involved in the Metro South Chapter. If you are interested in sponsoring this or other upcoming Metro South events, contact Rachel Hodge at (678) 775-1420 or rhodge@atlantahba.com


 

Visit http://web.atlantahomebuilders.com/events/Metro-South-Chapter-Lunch-Meeting-4632/details to view the full article online.

  

Date: Wednesday, February 7


Time: 6:00-8:30 p.m.


Place: Hop Alley Brew Pub (Downtown Alpharetta)


Cost: $15 (Includes 2 drinks and tacos)


If you're interested in sponsoring this event, please contact Emily Raymond at eraymond@atlantahba.com.

Visit http://web.atlantahomebuilders.com/events/2018-North-Fulton-Chapter-KickOff-Social-4606/details to view the full article online.

  

Date: Tuesday, February 13


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


Place: McCray's Tavern (Lawrenceville)


Cost: $15


The guest speaker will be Joel Rodriguez, Gwinnett County Planning and Development Inspection Manager. If you are interested in sponsoring this event, contact Valerie Siegel at vsiegel@atlantahba.com.

Visit http://web.atlantahomebuilders.com/events/Gwinnett-Chapter-Lunch-Meeting-4623/details to view the full article online.

Latest News

The Greater Atlanta HBA is excited to announce that on Friday, January 26, we will be moving to a new office! Our new mailing and physical address will be:


1 Dunwoody Park, Ste 200, Atlanta, GA 30338


This new location in Dunwoody is more centrally located and will allow us to better serve our members around the entire Atlanta Metro area. The HBA will be closed on Friday for moving day, and we will reopen on Monday, January 29, at the new office. We'll be seeing you soon in Dunwoody!

Visit https://www.naylornetwork.com/gah-buildingnews/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=483820&issueID=57193 to view the full article online.

 

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Visit https://www.naylornetwork.com/gah-buildingnews/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=483795&issueID=57193 to view the full article online.

Education

 

 

Homeowner Handbook Orientation with Lynn Bacon

January 31, 2018; 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Greater Atlanta HBA

3 credit hours

 

Lead Certified Renovator Refresher Course with Bonnie Mauras

February 6, 2018; 8:00 am - 12:00 pm

Greater Atlanta HBA

3 credit hours

 

Lead Certified Renovator (full) with Bonnie Mauras

February 7, 2018; 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Greater Atlanta HBA

6 credit hours

 

Residential Construction Licensing Prep Course with American Contractors Exam Services

February 20-21, 2018; day 1: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm; day 2 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

Drury Hotel

12 credit hours

 

NPDES Level 1A Certification with Jon Lovejoy

February 22, 2018; 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Greater Atlanta HBA

6 credit hours

 

Common Code Violations with Exterior Cladding and Flashing with John Battaglia

February 28, 2018; 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

Greater Atlanta HBA

3 credit hours

 
Online classes are available at www.homebuildersuniversity.com.
 
 
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HomeAid looks forward to announcing its 2017 Award Winners this Thursday evening at the Greater Atlanta HBA's Installation and Awards Program at the Capital City Club! There will be one special item up for auction during the event. Come ready to bid on four Southwest Airlines flight e-pass(es)℠, silent auction style, with proceeds benefiting HomeAid's mission to build new lives for Atlanta's homeless families and individuals through housing and community outreach. E-passes are valid for one-way domestic travel and can be combined for round-trip travel.

Visit http://web.atlantahomebuilders.com/events/2018-HBA-Installation-and-Awards-Program-4605/details to view the full article online.

Last week, slabs were poured at HomeAid Atlanta's renovation project at The Drake Village in Roswell. Dan O'Dwyer of O'Dwyer Homes serves as volunteer Builder Captain for this important project. When complete, it will more than double The Drake House's capacity to serve women and children experiencing homelessness in North Fulton through transitional housing and life-changing programs.

Visit https://www.naylornetwork.com/gah-buildingnews/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=483814&issueID=57193 to view the full article online.

 
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