College Scholarship Winners Announced
Four students were awarded $11,500 in college scholarships for the 2015-2016 school year from the North Carolina Home Builders Educational & Charitable Foundation. This program is open to immediate family members, related by blood, of an NCHBA member.
Registration Open for 21st Century Building Expo & Conference
Registration for the Southeast’s premier home building tradeshow, the 21st Century Building Expo & Conference, is now open! We invite builders, remodelers, subcontractors, realtors and other industry professionals to attend the 21CBEC in Charlotte, N.C. on September 15-17, 2015.
The 21CBEC is your chance to see a large array of the products and services available from the industry’s leading manufacturers and suppliers. In addition, a three-day educational conference includes a line-up of more than 50 general session seminars, North Carolina Builder Institute courses and NAHB Education classes.
Two individuals who have made significant and lasting contributions to the housing industry in North Carolina were inducted into the North Carolina Housing Hall of Fame at the North Carolina Home Builders Association (NCHBA) Officers Installation Ceremony held on December 2 in Asheville at the Grove Park Inn.
Roger Earnhardt of Raleigh was honored for his long time dedication to the mortgage and home building industries. In particular, Earnhardt is credited with leading the fight for the 30-year fixed rate mortgage in the 1960s. In addition, Roger has also been instrumental over the years in advocating for mortgages and loans for builders and consumers for construction and land development.
Rick Judson, a builder/developer from Charlotte, was selected as an inductee to the Housing Hall of Fame for his extensive leadership and dedication to the home building industry, most notably when he volunteered his time to lead the National Association of Home Builders as Chairman.
NCHBA is pleased to announce the launch of a new member rebate program for NCHBA builders and remodelers. Through this program, our nation’s leading manufacturers pay rebates as their way of thanking you for your loyalty to their products. You may already be using many of these products. If so, you will be paid a rebate for something you’re already doing! This program is but another example of how being a NCHBA member helps your company be more profitable.
Get Started Go to www.hbarebates.com/nchba.html and follow the easy-to-use instructions found there to register your company.