Connection
Connecting with our members and our communities.
Advertise in the 2021 MBA Membership Directory
There is still time to advertise in the MBA Membership Directory & Consumer Guide. Ad space deadline is November 7th!

For more information please contact Barbara Slack at 608-217-5549 or barbara@slackattack.com.
Installation of Officers Dinner | December 1
Save the Date! More information coming soon.

Members, we ask you take a minute to fill out a quick survey about the event. We appreciate your time and feedback.
Help Increase the MBA's Net Promoter Score
You may receive a request from Listen 360 to answer one question regarding the MBA. We kindly ask that you please respond. Your answers help us better understand where to focus our attention in regards to our members. The questionnaire should only take 2 to 3 minutes to complete. Thank you in advance!
Tickets & Sponsorships
Abe Degnan (MABA) along with the rest of the 2021 Executive Committee is set to be installed January 22, 2021 at the Wilderness Resort in Wisconsin Dells. Tickets and sponsorship opportunities for the event are available for sale.
Young Guns Movement Fall Summit | November 12
Don't miss the Young Guns Fall Summit presented by Pella Windows and Doors of Wisconsin. This action-packed morning will reignite your entrepreneurial fire and get you motivated to finish the year strong.

Click here for more information.
Member Savings Opportunities
Tax Services
The Tax Advisory Network CEO, Holly Hoffman, is a former WI Dept. of Revenue auditor and a contractor sales tax expert. WBA members receive 50% off a Sales Tax Compliance Assessment (mini audit to identify refunds and liabilities) and 20% discount on consulting services.
Small Business Growth Partners
The WBA is proud to share an alliance with Small Business Growth Partners, a Milwaukee-based national business coaching and consulting company. Members receive free business assessment services annually (a $2,200 value), and the opportunity to partner with this exclusive firm that does not offer services to the general public.
Advocacy
Speaking up and out on behalf of the home construction industry.
November Newsletter

Catch up on the latest national news from the NAHB. Included in this month's issue:
  • New Home Sales Slow Slightly in September
  • Sales Outpacing New Home Construction
  • What Voters Are Saying About Housing This Election Season
2020 General Election
VOTE: November 3rd

Election Day is nearly upon us! In-person polls will be open tomorrow, so be sure you vote to ensure your voice is heard.
Donate Today!
Invest in Good Government

View the WBA's top 5 recommendations for how to support pro-housing public officials in Wisconsin and on the national stage.
Pandemic Effects on Construction Sector

The Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis continues to track pandemic effects on the construction sector across the Ninth District. The Wisconsin Builders Association is partnering with different construction associations to collect insights on the pandemic’s effect on the sector.

Please complete the anonymous survey below to help us better understand activity levels in the construction sector.
Lumber News & Resources
Raise Your Voice on Rising Lumber Prices
The NAHB is seeking action from President Trump and the administration in regards to soaring lumber prices and supply shortages.

Help amplify our voice by registering for BuilderLink to reach out to elected officials and let them know lumber means business.
The Lumber Price Resources Hub

NAHB is working tirelessly to address soaring lumber prices and supply shortages in our industry. The lumber prices resources hub on nahb.org has the latest news related to framing lumber prices, a sample escalation clause for lumber materials, and resources for members to take action.
Education
Learning more about the construction industry, each other, and business in general.
NAHB IBSx Registration Now Open
The 2021 NAHB International Builders’ Show has transitioned to a virtual event. However, the exclusive IBS opportunities that attendees have come to expect from the in-person event will still exist — and even expand — to connect the home building industry together, online, during the IBS Virtual Experience (IBSx), Feb. 9-12, 2021.
Make Sure Your Site is Ready for Service
No one likes timeline shifts, especially when they can be prevented. The team at We Energies wants to remind builders of some helpful hints to best prepare job sites for electric and natural gas service.

Avoid delays and learn how to make sure your site is ready today!
Sponsor Corner
Nonn's Kitchen & Bath Flooring
As an essential business, dedicated to you and your clients, Nonn’s is open and running at full capacity!

During these unprecedented times, we’ve used the creativity and imagination we’re known for to find safe, yet inspiring ways, to work at full capacity! We’re offering private, in-showroom appointments and inspiring virtual consultations for you and your clients, we’re turning around bids as normal, delivering samples, getting products ordered, installing and more.