December 5, 2017
Weekly Update
The Williston Area Builders Association's weekly e-newsletter shares the latest news and the events of the coming week. You also can find information from NDAB and NAHB.
2017 Legislative Social
Williston Area Builders Association and Williston Regional Economic Development invite you to attend the 2017 Legislative Social. This is an opportunity for our members and the surrounding communities to connect with our ND State Legislators from Districts #1, 2, 4, & 39, as well as, city and county officials from these districts.

Join us on Monday, December 18th, 2017 at the Williston, 408 1 st  Ave E in Williston at   6:00pm for dinner, networking and legislative discussion.


WABA and WRED would like to extend a special thanks to our sponsor:
Join Us at the 2018 Builders' Show

The 2018 NAHB International Builders’ Show ®  (IBS) is your best opportunity to access construction demos and the trends, products and technology your customers want! IBS will be held January 9-11 in Orlando, Florida. Register today and join us at our building industry's biggest event!


Going to IBS?? Don't forget to download the app!
Make sure to save the following dates:

December 18, 2017 - Legislative Social

January 9-11, 2018 - NAHB IBS in Orlando, FL

January 16, 2018 - January GMM

February 20, 2018 - February GMM

March 20, 2018 - March GMM

April 13-14, 2018 - Williston Home & Garden Show
2018 Home & Garden Show Contracts!!
Williston Area Builders Association is now accepting vendor contracts for the 2018 Home & Garden Show!

The show will be April 13-14th, 2018 at the Raymond Family Events Center.

Hurry! Early Registration Rates end February 15th!
  • Members - $350.00/booth
  • Non-members - $500.00/booth


2018 WABA President, Mike Dolbec wins NDAB State BEAM Award
North Dakota Association of Builders held their Annual Awards banquet on Thursday, November 30th in Fargo. NDAB presented Mike Dolbec, Windsong Custom Homes, with the 2017 NDAB BEAM Award! T he BEAM (Builders Engaging Associate Members) Award best exemplifies the motto, "It's good business to do business with a member."

Mike was recently sworn in as the 2018 WABA Board President. He was also awarded the WABA 2017 BEAM and Builder of the Year Awards last month. As the WABA and NDAB award winner, Mike has now been nominated for the 2017 NAHB BEAM award!

Congratulations Mike!
Join or Renew Online!
It is now easier and more convenient than ever to join WABA or MCBA!

Our online application system allows you to control your membership. Choose different payment options, including annual, quarterly or monthly! You can also choose auto-renewals!

For more information, contact Jamie at 701.572.5744


North Dakota Housing Finance Agency

Making housing affordable for all North Dakotans has been the mission of the North Dakota Housing Finance Agency (NDHFA) since 1982. In addition to offering a variety of affordable mortgage options, the Agency ensures the continued availability of suitable rental housing for low-income households and focuses on providing for the housing needs of rural communities.


North Dakota Association of Builders

By joining WABA, you automatically become a member of the North Dakota Association of Builders (NDAB) and the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). Your 3-in-1 membership provides you with tremendous networking opportunities, educational opportunities, and more. 



News from NAHB

As negotiations continue, NAHB pushes for favorable outcome.

Membership has it's privileges... 
As a benefit of being a member, you have access to discounts and savings opportunities offered by many top companies. All programs, rates and prices are subject to change without notice.

NDAB Rebate Program
Did you know that NDAB has a free Member Rebate program? There are currently 50 of the country's leading Manufacturer Brands participating in the Member Rebate Program offering the same rebates as the "Top-5 Builders" receive regardless of your volume.

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City of Williston seeks bids for former Herman Oil Gas Station
The City of Williston is preparing to seek bids on three commercial lots for sale at 1201 16th Ave. W. (formerly known as Herman Oil Convenience Store), in the vicinity of 11th Street. Sealed bids must be received by Jan. 17 at the office of the City Administrator, 22 E. Broadway. The bids must include a development proposal with a timeline for construction, as well as a certified letter of credit proving that the purchaser can put up the amount bid for the properties .

Please contact the City Administrator's Office for details, 701-577-8100.
FCI seeks bids for Missouri Ridge School - Phase 2
FCI Constructors, Inc. is requesting bids from subcontractors & suppliers for the Missouri Ridge School - Phase 2. Project is located in Williston, ND.

NEW! Builder Classifieds

 WABA Members can now list buy, sell, trade ads in our weekly newsletter for FREE! Please call 701.572.5744 for information or to list an ad!
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11/28/2017 - UPDATE! NEW PRICE: Windows for Sale!
3 windows, $95 each, 36" x 64", single hung.

Contact Lori Schneider at 763-232-5423 for more information!
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