As a member of the HBASET, Texas Association of Builders (TAB) and the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) you are entitled to receive the benefits of programs and services that are not available to the general public. Many of these programs are discounted or enhanced for members. The Home Builders Association of Southeast Texas supports your interests in local and county affairs; TAB advocates for you at the state level; and, NAHB works for you in Washington, D.C. Each of the three associations offers its own member programs and services.
Joining the association at the local level automatically makes you a member of the Texas Association of Builders (TAB) and the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). The Home Builders Association of Southeast Texas represents approximately 60 associate members and approximately 40 builder members. HBASET has a staff of two, so call the office at (409) 899-1001 to find out more about activities and how you can take that next step and become involved. In time, you will see results!
Membership dues for builders and associates is $550 per year and $80 for affiliates. Affiliate memberships refers to member companies who would like to have additional memberships.
The Texas Association of Builders is a 10,000 member professional and trade association representing the residential construction industry and is the official voice of the home building industry in Texas.
As the recognized and respected trade association that represents 400,000 million jobs and $22 billion of the Texas economy, TAB plays a major role in the legislative, regulatory and public arenas.
TAB is dedicated to creating a positive business environment for the housing industry by addressing the housing issues of the people of Texas. Working with its local associations, TAB enhances your ability to provide jobs and housing for Texas families.
As a member of TAB, you are entitled to receive the benefits of programs and services that are not available to the general public. Many of these programs are discounted or enhanced for TAB members, and they provide revenue back to the associations. Additionally, company representatives are members of TAB.
TAB represents your interests at the Texas Capitol and before state regulatory agencies. Through its lobbying efforts and relationships with state officials, TAB is protecting your interests year-round.
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Texas has 28 local Home Builders Associations (HBA) or Building Industry Associations (BIA) that are affiliated with the Texas Association of Builders and the National Association of Home Builders.
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To become a member of NAHB, you must join the local home builders association (HBA) serving your area. When you join your local association, you automatically become a member of all three levels of the NAHB federation: local, state and national. That’s three memberships for the price of one!
As a member of NAHB you can take advantage of a vast array of benefits. Whether it’s access to an exclusive report, discounts on computer equipment, or education opportunities NAHB has something for everyone. Learn more about the benefits by membership type and then contact your local to join! International members can join online.
NAHB members get the very best information, advocacy, education and networking opportunities in their Three-in-One Membership! NAHB offers plenty of resources to help each member make the most of this investment and connect with the benefits they value most.
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As an NAHB benefit, members have access to discounts and savings opportunities offered by many top companies. All programs, rates and prices are subject to change without notice.
Join more than 140,000 industry professionals who are dedicated to the housing industry. Whether you’re a multifamily or custom builder, a remodeler or a supplier, NAHB membership provides the tools you need to succeed!
Reasons to Join the Home Builders Association of Southeast Texas (HBASET)
Provide a stronger voice in representing our interest on the local, state and national governmental levels in addition to lobbying elected officials on behalf of the residential building industry.
Represents your interests before regulatory agencies and educates members on legal and regulatory compliance issues.
Up-to-date residential construction contracts. Plus a strong legal defense fund on the local, state and national levels.
Insurance discounts and other various discounted service programs and available to members.
Continuing Education Certification Programs and various educational opportunities to set you apart from your competition.
Nationwide product research, building code information, economic data and staff experts on over 500 topics related to the building industry.
Subscriptions to local, state and national industry publications to keep you up to date on industry trends and business practices.
A variety of councils and committees that address specific industry interests on the local, state and national levels.
Local, state and national trade shows and Parade of Homes.
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