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Siding Concepts
Siding Installer/Carpenter

Springfield Area Home Builders Association
Administrative Assistant

Dream Maker Bath & Kitchen
Lead Carpenter

Flooring America
Sales Professional

Paul Tree Farms
4 positions open

Prairie Insulation

Snell Enterprises
HVAC Technician

HVAC Installer


Wellman's Lawn Care
Commercial  Pesticide Applicator
Landscape Maintenance Forman
Operations Manager
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Member News

Happy Birthday to:
December 6th

Dean Graven for
Ward 8 Alderman Fundraiser
December 5th
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Nancy's Pizza
Download info HERE

Condolences to the family of Monte Siegrist

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of a Past President, Monte Siegrist. 

Monte was instrumental in changing the Association's name to include "Area" and expand our reach.  Monte's son Mark also served on our Board of Directors. 

Services will be held as follows:
Visitation: Tuesday, December 4th from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm at Sutton Memorial Home (327 N. Clay St. in Taylorville, IL 62568)

Prayer Service: Tuesday, December 4th at 4:00 pm at Sutton Memorial Home

Visitation: Wednesday, December 5th from 9:00 am to 10:00 am at St. Mary's Catholic Church (108 W. Adams St. in Taylorville, 62568)

Funeral Mass: Wednesday, December 5th at St. Mary's Catholic Church
View obituary and service info here

Devastation in Taylorville
Our thoughts and prayers go out to everyone who was affected by the tornado. 

If you are interested in working in Taylorville, you MUST be registered with the City Clerk.  Please call 217-824-2101 to get registered.  You will need to complete a pink slip, provide proof of liability insurance, provide a copy of any business license, and a copy of your driver's license. 

Please remember that there are consumer protection laws that need to be understood and adhered to, plus, there are special "Storm Chaser" laws that are of special relevance during this time of "Catastrophe."

Don't forget to use the Consumer Rights Brochure - Click HERE to download

We have sent a press release to the local media and will be providing resources for homeowners who need assistance.  Thank you to all of our members who have already been helping the Taylorville Community! 
Hard  Hat Happy Hour

Tomorrow is the day!  Join us at Obed & Isaac's at 3:30 pm to talk about the benefits to builders.  Ameren Illinois Natural Gas is our sponsor and they are providing drinks and snacks. 

Installation Banquet

Thursday, December 13th
5:30 pm
Crowne Plaza

The annual banquet is almost here!  Get registered today and enjoy a night of mixing and mingling while doing your Christmas shopping at the Silent Auction.  Current board members will be recognized, the 2019 Board of Directors will be installed, and awards will be presented - will it be you? 

THANK YOU to our sponsors!

Social Sponsors: Woare's Inc and Kuhn & Trello 

**Proceeds from the Silent Auction will go to Kierra's Kids, a local food program for elementary school students. 

2019 Marketing Guide

Invest in an annual sponsorship and not only do you save $$$, but you get extra recognition!  Your logo with a link to your website will be on every page of the SAHBA website.

2019 Home Expo Opportunities

Have you made your reservation yet for booth space? 

Sponsorships still available - click HERE for info

Reserve your ad in the Home Expo insert which will be distributed in the SJR, distributed to every attendee, and on the SAHBA website.  Click HERE for rates.

Make Christmas Merry for Senior Citizens
in our Community
We have partnered with Home Instead Senior Care to collect items for senior citizens.  Click HERE to download the list of items needed.  You can drop items off at the SAHBA office. 

AI is Taking Home Tech from Smart to Truly Intelligent

Generac: Supplying Smart Power for Today’s Smart Homes

New LIHTC Webinar Offers Updates to Income Averaging Questions

Congress Extends Flood Insurance Program Through Dec. 7

Fannie, Freddie Raise Conforming Loan Limits for 2019

Tap into Technology to Sell Homes and Stay Ahead of the Curve
2019 IBS

The 2019 NAHB International Builders' Show is being held in Las Vegas from February 19th to the 21st. Registration is open for the building industry's biggest event.
Visit to stay "in the know" about the international show.