News for Madison Area Builders Association

Wednesday, November 15, 2017
ASSOCIATION UPDATE2018 Board of Directors Announced On November 8th, the 2018 Board of Directors was announced at the annual meeting of the membership at the Park Hotel. Congratulations to all! We look forward to your insight and working with you during your term!BUILDER MEMBERS Jenny Acker - Acker Builders, Inc. Dan Beal - Craftsman Construction Chris Ehlers - Ehlers Development Ed ...read more
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Monday, October 23, 2017
UPCOMING EVENTS   November 8th - Annual Meeting of the Membership and Silent AuctionREGISTERNovember 30th - Annual Holiday Party & Installation DinnerREGISTERASSOCIATION UPDATE​​WBA MEMBER MEETING DAYOn October 12th WBA held its first virtual meeting, with members being able to login remotely or attend in person at the Pyle Center in Madison. For a recap of the meeting, click here:  Recap ...read more
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Saturday, January 28, 2017
SUPPORT ELECTRICAL AND COMMERCIAL BUILDING CODE UPDATESThe Department of Safety and Professional Services (DSPS) is taking public comments on two code packages dealing with revisions to the state electrical code and the commercial building code.  As currently drafted, these codes make sensible changes to both codes that do not price families out of housing options. Other groups will be out in ...read more
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Friday, January 13, 2017
GOVERNMENT OVER-REGULATION Government over-regulation continues to harm the housing industry and potential homeowners looking for moderately priced homes.  In May 2016, the National Association of Home Builders ("NAHB") outlined a recent internal study that showed, nationally, that government regulations account for 24.3% of the final cost of a new single-family home.  Nearly a quarter of the ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Madison Area Builders Association, Political