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Home Builders & Remodelers Association of Western Massachusetts

Membership Tips

Ten Ways to Get the Most from Your Membership


Three-In One Membership
When you join the HBRA - WM, you automatically become a full member at the state and national level.

Powerful Advocacy
NAHB has the grassroots strength of over 235,000 members to defeat excessive regulations and defend affordable housing initiatives on Capitol Hill, in MA and in the communities where you do business. NAHB Members are kept well informed with prompt regulatory and legislative alerts.

Critical News & Information
NAHB members use a variety of ways to stay connected to industry information, including publications, e-newsletters, exclusive website content, bulletins, special reports, e-mail alerts and financial data.

Invaluable Networking Opportunities
NAHB & HBRA-WM are what you need to network. We can provide you with local networking receptions and monthly membership meetings to regional trade shows, national committees and special interest councils.

Nationally Recognized Educational Programs
NAHB University of Housing offers hundreds of educational programs in a variety of formats, including a number of designation programs, to help NAHB members gain and keep a competitive edge. No matter what your specialty is, NAHB has the curriculum, instructors, and prestige to boost your success. Learn how to reduce costs, increase your profit margin and effectively deal with today's toughest issues through NAHB education.

Access to Expert Advisors
When you become a member of NAHB, you get instant access to their distinguished economists, legal research staff, financial experts, librarians, and regulatory and technical specialists.

Exposure to the Latest Building Products & Services
As a member you attend NAHB's trade shows and expositions at a low member price. These shows include but are not limited to: International Builders Show, Remodelers Show, the International Commercial Construction Expo, the Senior Housing Show and the Multifamily Trends Conference.

Industrial Publications
As a member of HBRA-WM you will receive a monthly newsletter, NAHB will mail you Builder Magazine automatically if you are a builder or architect member. If you are an associate you must contact Hanley - Wood directly at 888-269-8410 to subscribe.

Professional Recognition
Get involved! Join a committee or council. Attend Membership meetings. Become a Spike. Work on a community service project. Do just one of these things and you will see, professional recognition comes easy when you get involved.

Member Discounts
Reduce your day to day business costs with these member only discounts. Your membership entitles you to discounts on car rentals, office products, PC's, overnight delivery and more.