After Hours at HomeSource Design Center Recap

We sure hope you didn’t miss AHBA After Hours last Thursday at HomeSource Design Center, but in case you did, we have a short event recap for you. If the delicious Root Down food truck wasn’t enough, or thinking Lynard Skynard was there singing ‘Sweet Home Alabama’ (really it was the great local band, Social […]

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AHBA Members Take Action at NAHB’s Legislative Conference

Last week’s Legislative Conference held in Washington DC on June 17 was a success for the home building industry and a powerful voice our three-tiered federation holds comprised of our local, state and national members. Over 800 members from coast to coast swarmed the Hill for over 250 scheduled congressional visits to bring the message […]

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After Hours at Olivette

Olivette was a wonderful host for the June AHBA After Hours last Thursday, June 15th. With over 80 people in attendance, an assortment of local craft beers, Mamacita’s catering,  giant cornhole, a riverside view and great networking, you really missed out if you weren’t there. Attendees were able to explore Olivette and see all of […]

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AHBA Members Meet with Legislators at NCHBA Second Quarter Meeting

Last week at NCHBA’s 2nd Quarter Meeting, Asheville HBA Members headed to Raleigh to take advantage of meeting one-on-one with North Carolina Legislators to discuss important issues that impact our industry.  Additionally, these quarterly meetings are an opportunity for members from across the state to meet and discuss issues affecting the home building industry. The […]

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AHBA Annual Golf Tournament Recap

The Black Mountain Golf Club hosted 31 teams in the 2017 Annual AHBA Golf Tournament, presented by First Bank making this the largest Golf Tournament the AHBA has conducted in recent years. Players were greeted at tee boxes by Eagle Sponsors throughout the course offering wings, barbecue, beer & games as well as information on their company.  The weather was sunny […]

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Economic Impact Study Shows Home Building Pays Its Way in Asheville

On April 20, the Asheville Home Builders Association (AHBA) hosted a special Housing & Economic Outlook event for its members, local businesses and community leaders. Keynote Speaker, NAHB’s Chief Economist Robert Dietz, Ph.D. provided valuable insight on the forecast for our local economy and what is on the horizon for Asheville’s home building market.   […]

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Asheville HBA Habitat for Humanity Build Day

The Asheville Home Builders Association is committed to giving back to our community and supporting local housing projects.  AHBA Members and Staff came together by donating both their time and professional talents for a fun day on the job site of one of Habitat’s many building projects on April 6th. On why the Asheville HBA […]

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March After Hours at Advance Cabinetry Recap

Advance Cabinetry kicked off the first AHBA After Hours of 2017 last Thursday, March 16th at their showroom at the Airport Design Center. Kip Driver, Stephanie Chapman and the rest of the Advance Cabinetry staff pulled off a great night of networking that included wood-fired pizza and some wonderful giveaways. Attendees explored the other AHBA […]

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Local Industry Night Recap

Here is a quick recap of last week’s Local Industry Night event: The 4th Annual Local Industry Night took place last Thursday, February 16 at the Hi-Wire Big Top Taproom and was produced by the Asheville Home Builders Association with support from the Western North Carolina Green Building Council, Land of the Sky Association of Realtors and […]

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AHBA meets 2017 BuildPAC Goal

The Asheville HBA’s Government Affairs Committee set their goal for 2017 to raise at least $6,000 from Asheville HBA Members by January 31st for NC Build PAC.  “The Political Action Committee of the North Carolina Home Builders Association (NC Build PAC) is a non-partisan committee organized for the specific purpose of raising funds to support […]

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