Category: Member Event Updates

  1. 2019 International Builders’ Show Registration Now Open- Special Discounts offered through September

    2019 International Builders’ Show Registration Now Open Special Registration Discounts Offered Through September WASHINGTON, Sept. 4–The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) officially opened online registration today for the 2019 NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS), the largest annual light construction trade show in the world. Celebrating its 75th anniversary, the show will return to the Las Vegas Convention Center, Feb. 19-21, after a two-year stint in Orlando, Fla. The 2019 IBS will again co-locate with the National Kitchen & Bath Read More

  2. GBAHB Young Professionals Council hosts P.B & J Event

    The GBAHB Young Professionals hosted P.B. & J (Professional, Business or Joke) event on Thursday, April 5th at the GBAHB office. This was the 2nd year for the YP’s to host this event where guests were allowed to submit questions anonymously and they could be personal or business questions or ask them to tell a joke! Young Professionals were able to break the ice, get some great pointers and enjoy of networking and career-building moments.         MANY Read More

  3. Wrendon Davis Receives CADRE Associate of the Year Award

    We are so proud to announce that Wrendon Davis of Davis Plumbing has received the CADRE Award for Associate of the Year. Along with his numerous accomplishments, Wrendon also co-founded a plumbing educational program. The NAHB Associate of the Year and Society of Honored Associates Awards recognize associate members who have distinguished themselves by their outstanding contributions to the home building industry on the local, state and national levels. A panel of five judges, including a past NAHB president, National Read More

  4. 2016 Parade of Homes Kick-Off Party

    The 2016 Parade of Homes Kick-off Party will be held on Thursday, April 21 at 5:00 p.m. at the 2016 GBAHB Ideal Home. This event is open to members and invited guests only who will be the firs to tour the home! Come learn about the special features of the home, see the latest and greatest in trends and network with your fellow Association members. This event is free to attend, but please RSVP to Linda at or (205) Read More

  5. Builder Appreciation Night 2016

    Builders- we appreciate you! Our industry would not exist without you! To show our appreciation, let’s get together for a night of dinner, drinks and fun! You’ll get a chance to see the Showcase before it opens to the general public on Friday morning! Event Details: Thursday, March 17, 2016 5:00 p.m. Pelham Civic Center (500 Amphitheater Road, Pelham, AL, 35124) Builders, your admission (+1) guest is FREE! (All other guests $25) DOOR PRIZES will be given away for builders! Read More

  6. GBAHB Hosting Economic Summit

    The GBAHB will be hosting an Economic Summit on Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at the Inverness Country Club. Registration starts at 8:30 a.m. with breakfast and the program wraps up around 12:30 p.m. with lunch. Speakers: Dr. Robert Dietz, NAHB, will share the forecast for the building industry on a national level Dwight Sandlin, Signature Homes, will share his thoughts on the greater Birmingham area market and what he feels we should expect in the near future Clay Hagler, Hagler Read More

  7. GBAHB Names Clint Lovette 2015 Al Awtrey Builder of the Year

    Clint Lovette of Lovette Construction received the Al Awtrey Builder of the Year Award at the annual President’s Ball at Vestavia Country Club. Lovette was recognized for his many years of support to the GBAHB and the Birmingham home building industry. Lovette grew up in Vestavia Hills, Ala., and attended Vestavia High School before going to the University of Alabama and receiving a degree in Business Management.  Lovette spent 10 years in a corporate business development position while remodeling three of his existing Read More

  8. GBAHB Offering Certified Sales Professional Class

    The GBAHB will be offering a Certified Sales Professional (CSP) Course January 27-29, 2016, from 9:00 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. daily In the CSP course offered through NAHB’s Continuing Education, real estate agents will learn how to tap in to the psychology of the customer, understand their decision-making processes, and learn how to work with different personality types and communication styles. Real estate agents will gain a comprehensive understanding of the skill sets a new-home sales professional must possess, including time management, knowing the Read More

  9. 2015 Sales Excellence Awards

    Announcing the 2015 Sales Excellence Awards! (Formerly Million Dollar Circle Awards) These prestigious awards are designed to recognize the achievements of the new home salespeople, sales managers and new to this year, mortgage professionals who sold more than five new homes and meet certain criteria for the Birmingham home building industry in the calendar year of 2015. Recipients will be announced at an awards luncheon on Friday Feb. 26, at the Hilton Perimeter Park at 11:00 a.m. Entry fee into Read More