Category: Newsletter

  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. Free Residential Carpentry Program -presented by Alabama Home Builders Foundation & AIDT

      Montgomery— The Alabama Home Builders Foundation has partnered with AIDT to offer a FREE eight-week basic residential carpentry course to adults in the Birmingham area. The course, taught by Terence Armstead, will take place on Monday and Wednesday evenings, 6:00-8:00 p.m., from September 17 through November 12, 2018 at AIDT (3500 6th Avenue South, Birmingham). Through classroom instruction and hands-on application, the class will cover the basics of residential carpentry such as safety instruction, construction layout and reading blueprints, Read More


  3. IBS Early Pricing Ends December 5

    Early Pricing Ends December 5! What are you waiting for? Time is running out to save with early pricing, but only if you register by December 5! NAHB Members: Expo Pass: Through December 5, NAHB Members may purchase an expo pass for just $50! Price increases to $75 on December 6. Full Registration: Through December 5, NAHB Members receive $50 off the early full registration price. This registration option gives you access to the expo floor plus all of the Read More


  4. NAHB Student Chapters Resume Binder is back!

    Submit Your Resume! Due to popular demand, the NAHB Student Chapters Resume Binder is back! As an NAHB Student Chapter member, you have an opportunity to share your resume with top national recruiters in the residential construction industry. Student resumes will be compiled into a booklet and distributed to recruiters attending the 2015 International Builders’ Show. Submit your resume online at nahb.org/ResumeForm. Deadline: Monday, December 15 *We are only accepting resumes from two-year, four-year, and graduate programs. Student Chapters Career Read More


  5. PWB Christmas Luncheon Dec. 9th

    The Annual PWB Christmas Luncheon Officer Installation and Ornament Swap will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday Dec. 9th in the Old Cahaba subdivision in Helena. This potluck luncheon will take place at the Adams Homes Model Home located at 4265 Old Cahaba Parkway Helena, AL 35080. PWB will have a drawing for three Membership Drive winners, an ornament swap (bring an ornament wrapped valued at $10 or more), and a potluck lunch (bring your favorite dish). Please sign your dish up Read More


  6. GBAHB Receives HBAA President’s Trophy

    Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders (GBAHB) 2014 President Jeremy Wright accepted the HBAA President’s Trophy at the HBAA Annual Convention in Point Clear, AL. Les Letlow, 2014 HBAA President, selected two local associations to receive the President’s Trophy for their hard work throughout the year – one for small (less than 500 members) and then The Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders for a large association (500 members or more). View Press Release


  7. Toys for Tots Luncheon

    The Toys for Tots luncheon will be at 11:30 a.m. December 2nd at the Federal Reserve Bank in Liberty Park located at 524 Liberty Parkway Birmingham, AL 35242. This luncheon is open to all members and costs $15 per person. Please bring a toy to donate for the Toys for Tots Drive. Please contact Mary at maryb@gbahb.com or call 912-7000 for reservations.


  8. 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


  9. 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


  10. GBAHB Wins “Best Community Service Project” Award

    Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders wins award for “Best Community Service Project” at the HBAA Annual Convention in Point Clear, Al. In April 2014, Tannehill Historical State Park located in McCalla, AL, sustained major damage to its infrastructure due to a flash flood. 2014 GBAHB President Jeremy Wright is a commissioner for the Alabama Historic Ironworks Commission and wanted to gather GBAHB members together to build picnic tables, which would replace the ones washed downstream during the flood. The Read More