Events

The Home Builders Association prides itself on the amount of events offered that cater to both HBA members and the general community. Look below for upcoming events! 

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS

Join us for our January General Membership Meeting! Learn about Consumers Energy residential energy efficiency programs and rebates including the Consumers Energy Home Performance with ENERGY STAR® and New Home Construction programs. Please join us for breakfast and hear from representatives covering both remodeling and new home construction. This is an opportunity to increase your sales by incorporating rebates from Consumers Energy. Rebates are available for furnaces, air conditioners, windows, insulation and more. Help your customers take advantage of these great money saving opportunities during 2019! We will also have an update on requesting Consumers Energy utility construction.

WHEN: February 1st, 2019

WHERE: Black River Room, Soaring Eagle Casino and Resort, 6800 Soaring Eagle Blvd. Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858

Cost: FREE!

Click here to RSVP.

With Home Show fast approaching, we want to make sure our members  and all exhibitors reach their full potential at the event. At the February General Membership meeting, learn all the best marketing strategies that you can apply to your Home Show booth, and every day business to get the clients you deserve. Join us with special guest speaker Dave Chap – Territory Sales manager for Mastic Home Exteriors.  

Topics being discussed:

  • Identify booth objectives & business goals
  • Budgeting rules of thumb
  • Booth setup, size, location, and layout
  • Marketing & advertising content
  • Selecting staff for office and Home Show Evaluating business leads & Home Show result
  • Promotional material for show and office Learn the value of marketing and exhibiting

WHEN: Thursday, February 21st @ 9am

WHERE: Comfort Inn and Suites, 2424 S Mission St. Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858 

 
COST: Members – FREE Nonmembers, $5
 
 

Builders, meet your Associates. We have young professionals looking to connect, exchange ideas, and build relationships with our seasoned builders!

When: 

April 16th 5:30pm-7pm

Where:

Hunter’s Ale House

Click here for a registration form. 

SOCIAL & NETWORKING EVENTS

Mark your calendar for Saturday, Feb. 23rd and drive on up to Gateway Lanes in Clare for our14th Annual HBA Bowling for Bucks event!

Registration begins at 1:00 p.m. and we’ll start bowling at 2:00 p.m. Again the cost is only $20.00 per person and includes 3 games of bowling, shoe rental, a nifty t-shirt and a great meal afterwards.

This event is open to all HBA-CM members, employees and significant others.

WHEN: Saturday, February 23rd

WHERE: Gateway Lanes 1410 N McEwan St, Clare, MI 48617

Register here. 

ANNUAL MAJOR EVENTS

When: March 8-10

Where: CMU Indoor Athletic Complex

This annual Home Show event showcases many Central Michigan Builders and contractors ready to help you with any project for the upcoming spring and summer seasons. Stop by the event to meet builders or learn about your local contractors. With a Lego Home Building Competition for the kids, and plenty of vendors to check out for adults, Home Show 2019 is a great event for the whole family! 

This year, special guest, Vern Yip from TLC’s Trading Spaces and HGTV’s Design Star will be doing two keynote presentations on Saturday, March 9th. 

Click here to view the official Home Show 2019 Page. 

Click here to see the last year’s vendors!