Membership Benefits

Advocacy: You have someone on your side.  HBA Billings, along with the Montana Building Industry Association (MBIA) and The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), fights for the rights, regulations, and legislative changes that affect the building industry and our members.  We represent our member interests and continuously advocate for improvements in the industry.

Our collective voice is the largest in Billings and through our alliance with MBIA, we are the largest voice in the state of Montana.  HBA works to keep your business running smoothly by working with local officials to provide a pro-business, pro-building environment.

Networking:  HBA provides countless ways to network and build relationships.  The association has a wide array of programs and events that will provide you with enjoyment and personal satisfaction as you interact with contacts to grow your business.

Education:  As a business owner, it’s important to stay current with industry trends, regulations, and general business practices.  HBA is your source for professional education.  Through our many education programs, we’ll provide information for you to integrate the latest industry news into your business.

Information:  The only constant in the building industry is change.  Staying abreast of new trends and issues is vital to the well-being of your  business.  HBA offers members access to the latest industry trends through our website, regular member meetings, newsletters, weekly e-news, publications and reports.

Business Exposure:  HBA offers its members many opportunities throughout the year to promote your business.  Whether it’s those in the building industry or the general public, we are here to promote you.  Let us help you maximize your advertising dollars!

Recognition:  HBA members can enhance their credibility and visibility by belonging to one of the most respected trade associations in the industry.  Join a committee, attend membership meetings, teach a class, or work on a community service project and see how easy it is to  garner professional recognition when you get involved.

Saving You Money:  HBA, MBIA and NAHB have teamed up with a  multitude of companies to offer members significant discounts on the many services that are vital to the daily operations of your business such as home warranty discounts, free legal services, credit card processing, travel, rental cars, cell phones, gas, insurance, office supplies, website & marketing materials, and much more!

Your membership also provides lots of opportunites for free or reduced fee safety training and certification courses.  If you participate in State Fund for your workman's comp insurance, your membership could provide you with annual dividend checks!