Friday, May 23, 2014

Builder Breakfast - THIS Thursday May 29th at 7:30am Sponsored By PestBan!

There will be a Builder Breakfast on Thursday May 29th at 7:30am. Featuring Buddy Skinner, Assistant Building Codes Administrator with the City of Greenville.
This event is open to builder members only and will be held at Tommy's Ham House.

Please contact the HBA office at 864-254-0133 or email Crystal Yanes at cyanes@hbaofgreenville.comto register or for more information.

The HBA of Greenville will be closed on Monday May 26th in observance of Memorial Day.

The office will reopen on Tuesday May 27th.
Your HBA of Greenville would like to thank those in our armed forces who have served and those serving currently.  
Thank you and Happy Memorial Day!

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Government Affairs Committee Meets with Congressman Trey Gowdy

On May 12th the Government Affairs Committee and Board of Directors met with Congressman Trey Gowdy to discuss GSE reform, immigration reform and labor shortages, the mortgage interest deduction in tax reform, a proposed time extension to review the EPA's expansion of the Clear Water Act, and refining patent laws concerning patents on common construction techniques.
HBA members met with the Congressman at a new model home at Verdae, in Greenville by LS Homes.

  "We appreciate the opportunity to meet with Congressman Gowdy and for the valuable discussion he engaged in with everyone concerning these issues that affect home building, construction, and home buying," Mike Freeman, Home Builders Association President, said.

Thank you to Congressman Gowdy for spending time with us and LS Homes for hosting us!