In order to be a member of any of the following Councils and Committees, your company must be a member of the Home Building Association of Richmond. Please review our Councils and Committees. If you are interested in joining, complete this form and return to the HBAR office with payment (if applicable).

Associate Council

[ $55/ 12 months Individual Membership ]HBAR Associates Council

The Mission of the Associate Council is a fellowship of Home Building associates supporting the future growth of the Association by members doing business with members, partnering their efforts to ensure continuing education, support of legislative issues, and community service.

Meets monthly (except July and December)

Sales and Marketing Council (SMC)

[$115/ 12 months Individual Membership to Include National SMC membership or $65/ 12 month Individual Membership – Local SMC Membership]

HBAR Sales & Marketing Committee (SMC)The Mission of the Sales and Marketing Council is to increase professionalism in the marketing and sales of new homes. SMC members are builders, sales managers and salespeople, marketing directors and researchers, Realtors®, architects and designers, leasing agents, media representatives and advertising consultants. Benefits include education and training and the Local Awards program in addition to New Home Socials. Dues include membership in the National Sales and Marketing Council. For benefits, visit

High Performance Home Council

[ Membership is $55/ 12 months Individual Membership ]

The High Performance Home Council meets the second Thursday of every month at 8:30 a.m. at HBAR headquarters. The High Performance Home Council understands the importance of environmentally friendly building practices. The Council was designed to educate builders, appraisers, realtors and the buying public of the value of a high performance home and to increase the number of high performance homes that are being delivered.

Membership Committee

[ Membership is FREE ]

HBAR Membership CommitteeThe membership Committee meets the first Wednesday of every month. It is comprised of builder and associate members. Its focus is both recruitment and retention of members. The membership committee also coordinates annual membership drives, new member orientations & helps with the annual renewal program as well.

Multifamily Housing Council

[$180/ 12 months Individual Membership]

The purpose of the council is to raise the level and standards of professional multifamily housing development, professional multifamily housing construction, and professional multifamily housing operation. The council will try to improve the multifamily housing industry in every way including protecting the consumer. The council also provides services and benefits to members to assist them in performance of their duties and provides a forum for free exchange of information between members.