Category: Members Making News


  1. Clint Lovette Wins NAHB Membership Recruiting Award

    Clint Lovette, Lovette Construction, won a trip to the International Builders Show in January in Last Vegas, Nevada. For every new Builder and Associate member recruited (after the first recruit), members are automatically entered into the drawing. The 2016 NAHB IBS package included a four-night stay, economy airfare (up to $1,000) and full IBS registration. Click here to see the full story


  2. GBAHB Names Kelly Watson 2015 Remodeler of the Year

    Kelly Watson of Bluestone Building received the Remodeler of the Year Award at the annual President’s Ball at Vestavia Country Club. Watson was recognized for his many years of support to the GBAHB and the Birmingham home building industry. Watson, an Auburn University graduate in Finance has been building homes since 1985.  In 1991 Watson expanded his focus to larger remodeling and renovation projects and currently builds a mix of both new construction and remodeling.  His credentials include the US Green Building Council, USGBC, Read More


  3. 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


  4. Jeremy Wright of J. Wright Building Company Selected as Builder of the 2016 Ideal Home

    Local Builder Jeremy Wright of J. Wright Building Company has been selected as the builder of the 2016 Ideal Home, to be built in Altadena Park in Vestavia Hills, Ala. The Ideal Home is the perfect example of the inspiration & creativity of the GBAHB. The Ideal Home serves as the Association’s way to showcase member’s latest products and services, while also demonstrating the benefits of hiring a licensed contractor and active member of the GBAHB. It incorporates top quality Read More


  5. GBAHB Announces 2016 Board of Directors

    The Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders (GBAHB) installed its 2016 officers at the annual President’s Ball on Friday, December 12, 2015, at the Vestavia Country Club. The following were installed as 2016 GBAHB Senior Officers: President- Kyle Murphy, Murphy Home Builders 1st Vice President- Clint Lovette, Lovette Construction 2nd Vice President/Treasurer- Marshall Newport, Newport Builders 3rd Vice President/Secretary- Colt Byrom, Byrom Building Corporation Associate Vice President- Mary Steadman, Land Title of Alabama Past President- Jeremy Wright, J. Wright Building Read More


  6. 2015 Parade of Homes Winners Announced

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The 2015 Parade of Homes will open this weekend, May 9- 10 & 16- 17. All 72 homes will be open this Saturday from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. and Sunday from 1 p.m. – 6 p.m. The Parade of Homes is in its 59th year and is Birmingham’s largest new home tour.   The homes were judged by home building industry professionals on Friday, May 8, and were categorized by area of town and square footage. Read More



  7. GBAHB Remodelers Member Wins HBAA “Remodeler of the Year” Award!

    Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders (GBAHB) and the GBAHB Remodelers are thrilled to announce that Elliott Pike, CGR, CAPS received the HBAA “Remodeler of the Year” Award at the HBAA Annual Convention in Point Clear, AL. Elliott is the founder and owner of ELM Construction which specializes in new construction custom homes and in renovations and restorations. Elliott is an active participant in GBAHB. In 2015, Elliott will have a Builder Board Seat on the GBAHB Board of Directors. He has been Read More


  8. GBAHB Past President Wins HBAA “Builder of the Year” Award

    Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders (GBAHB) is excited to announce that its 2013 GBAHB President Alicia Huey was awarded the HBAA “Builder of the Year” award during the 2014 HBAA Annual Convention in Point Clear, AL. Alicia Huey is President of AGH Homes, Inc. She has been in the building, remodeling and development business for 13 years, and has worked in the industry for 27 years. She has been a member of the GBAHB for more than 15 years. Alicia was the 2013 Read More