December 21, 2018
Master Builders Association of Pierce County held its annual Presidents Gala and Member Recognition Awards on Thursday, December 12th, 2018 at the Courtyard by Marriott Tacoma Downtown. This is a special event for Master Builders Association of Pierce County. Not only does the event celebrate the installation of 2019 board members and leadership, it also recognizes outstanding members. The President’s Gala is a night where we can say thank you and farewell to the outgoing MBA President, and welcome the incoming MBA President for the coming year.
November 29, 2018
On Monday November 26th, Gig Harbor had the second reading of their Transportation Impact Fee (TIF) Proposal Ordinance.
November 15, 2018
A press release from the Senate Republicans.
November 8, 2018
We pride ourselves on the many benefits our members receive when joining the Master Builders Association of Pierce County. In addition to value on a local level, there are even more perks provided on a state and national level that many members might not know about. Limited Time 10% + 2% Discount for NAHB Members. Nov. 9th – Nov. 11th when using your Lowe's Account Receivable (LAR) and Lowe's Business Account (LBA).
October 29, 2018
The Master Builders Association of Pierce County (Master Builders Association of Pierce County) endorses housing-friendly candidates at the local, state and national levels for every election regardless of their political affiliation.
October 19, 2018
View the 27-minute webinar by Robert Dietz, PH.D., Chief Economist for NAHB.
October 11, 2018
A series of anticipated projects throughout Pierce County are included in the recent proposal from the Transportation Advisory Commission and, along with these proposals, are adjustments to current Transportation Impact Fee (TIF) rates to provide necessary funding.
October 4, 2018
This is a copy of the industry notice from Pierce County Planning and Public Works Director, Dennis Hanberg regarding Shoreline Code Updates.
September 27, 2018
Tacoma City Staff presented their Affordable Housing Action Strategy plan to City Council.
September 25, 2018
New class available: Determining Low Impact Development (LID) Feasibility and Improving Your Site Layout. BIAW is working with Kitsap County, Herrera Environmental Consultants and the Washington Stormwater Center on a grant-funded class for Builders, Developers, Remodelers and those who work the sites (excavation, site prep, roads, etc). The grant is funded by WA State Department of Ecology.
September 20, 2018
Master Builders Association of Pierce County has been joining other home building associations around Washington ...
September 18, 2018
The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) International Builders Show takes place February 19-21, 2019 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. With over 1,500 exhibitors and more than 130 classes, attend IBS to learn the latest on home innovation. Sign up by Sept. 30 for special discounts!
September 13, 2018
The minimum threshold for engaging in business will be $2,000 per year in cities for businesses that do not have a location in a specific city they are working in.
September 11, 2018
Mark your calendars for September 29th and 30th as the popular Tour of Remodeled Homes returns to the Tacoma/Pierce County area. Master Builders Association of Pierce County has been a voice of support for the home building industry since 1945, and the tour is another unique way to further advocate for our community of remodelers who exemplify the very best in quality, safety, and innovation.
September 6, 2018
It is no surprise to anyone in the industry that we currently find ourselves in the midst of an affordable housing crisis. The MBA and its members are always working on new and creative solutions to make housing more attainable. Among the viable solutions, we feel that jurisdictions should adopt and implement fee simple townhouse codes.
September 4, 2018
The 2018 Master Builders Association of Pierce County celebrated its 21st Annual Remodeling Excellence Awards on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at Tin Can Alley. Many of our Pierce County local members went on to submit project entries for the state-level Excellence in Remodeling Awards (EIR).
August 31, 2018
The 2018 Membership Recognition Awards will be presented at the President's Gala this December.
August 27, 2018
As a special thank you to our leaders and dedicated volunteers, Master Builders Association of Pierce County hosted the “Night of Gratitude” event at the Idea House. The event on Thursday, August 23, 2018 offered an exclusive sneak peek of the home.
August 24, 2018
*This is a notice from Puget Sound Energy*
August 21, 2018
As one of the most anticipated events of the year, the Master Builders Association of Pierce County holds the President’s Gala. At this event we take the opportunity to celebrate and thank the outgoing President and welcome the incoming President of the Association.
August 14, 2018
Master Builders Association of Pierce County is a trade association that represents the housing and residential construction industry. In place since 1945, our goal is to protect and promote this industry in several ways. In addition to government representation and opportunities for networking, one of the best perks we provide our members is the benefits program.
August 13, 2018
Per direction of the Legislative Strategy Committee (LSC), the MBA has sought to establish a quarterly Roundtable ...
August 7, 2018
Gig Harbor's Six Month Moratorium on residential building will come to an end.
August 7, 2018
Master Builders Association of Pierce County holds four “Meet and Greet” events each year. Unlike standard meet and greet networking events, this event is unique because it is very informal with a relaxed atmosphere.