We told you previously about the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act of 2014, recently enacted legislation championed by NAHB that will provide a significant boost to home building and remodeling as well as certainty and financial stability to the National Flood Insurance Program. The numbers are in on the legislation, and NAHB's experts estimate that in 2014, the new law will result in a total of more than $1 billion of housing market activity
Greater Hattiesburg Home Builder members are encouraged to take advantage of the HBAM Member Rebate Program. It is aimed at increasing your bottom line and who doesn’t need that these days? For the minimal effort of informing HBAM about the home construction products you use and when you close on a home or project, you'll be putting money back in your pocket.
Mesthelioma is a health issue that many people who worked around asbestos are now facing. Because of its ability to resist heat and corrosion, asbestos has been used in many industries. Many builders used asbestos in the construction of homes and other buildings during the fifty years leading up to the 1970s.
GHHBA, a chapter of the National Association of Home Builders, serves licensed builders, associates of the construction industry, and consumers in Marion, Lamar, Forrest, Covington and Perry counties. Our association focuses on formal builder education (MSBOC licensure and CPB certification), informing builders of market news,and giving builders the tools to respond to prospective legislation through our state counterpart, HBAM.
Membership in GHHBA keeps builders accountable to consumers. GHHBA is the name consumers trust when they look for a contractor.