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March 2019
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Chances are Your Small Business Will Face an Employment Claim. Are You Protected? In today’s workplace, small business owners must protect themselves from employment claims. Discrimination, sexual harassment, wrongful termination — these are just some of the charges that your employees can file at any time. Yet, it can be difficult for you to find affordable insurance protection. This leaves your business exposed to employment charges and lawsuits that can cost thousands to defend, even when the allegations are found to be groundless. Click Here to Read More. or Contact HBAV Insurance agency at hbavmail@hbav.com.
New Member Discounts from NAHB
Don't leave money on the table! NAHB has added Nissan/Infiniti, Ticket Monster, Ram/Jeep/Dodge, and Amazon Business to their list of member discounts. Discounts also include General Motors and Lowe's! To review the complete list of member discounts, CLICK HERE.
Trends 2019 has in store for the Construction Industry
Every year, there are new trends that appear in the construction industry, and 2019 will be no exception. Many construction company owners have already been looking back at 2018 to try and determine what trends will rise this year. Getting ahead of these trends can be an essential step in beating the competition. Let’s take a look at some of the upcoming trends for 2019. Click HERE to Read More.
Government Affairs Update
General Assembly Session Overview
The 2019 Session convened on January 9th and adjourned Sine Die on February 24th. The Home Builders Association of Virginia was tracking over 150 pieces of legislation that had a direct or indirect impact on the residential land development and construction industry.

HBAV Build-PAC: 2019 Election Year!
2019 is an election year in Virginia and HBAV members must be committed to supporting pro-housing candidates of the General Assembly. The HBAV Build-PAC is the vehicle that allows members to financially support the HBAV Government Affairs efforts by supporting candidates for office that are pro-housing. Please consider a contribution to the HBAV Build- PAC. Your voice must be heard! No contribution is too small. Click the link below to support pro-housing candidates! Every dollar helps!
HBAV Events
Housing Advocacy House Party - April 26, 2019
What: HBAV Housing Advocacy House Party
Featuring live music, heavy hors doeuvres, cocktails and housing industry leaders from around the state.

When: Friday, April 26th - 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Where: The Barn at Chickahominy Falls
10455 Cedar Lane, Glen Allen, VA.

Why: To support housing advocacy in Virginia
Cost: $75 PP - Click here to Register

HBAV Annual Conference - June 20-23, 2019 at The Greenbrier
Registration is now open and Keynote Speaker Announced! The 2019 HBAV Annual Conference and Installation of Officers will be held June 20-23 at The Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs, West Virginia. This two day, three-night conference brings together leaders in residential construction from throughout Virginia. This one of a kind event includes a welcome reception, industry education, an evening designed for business development, fun leisure activities, and our annual installation of officer’s dinner.   The Keynote Address will be from Frank Beamer, former Virginia Tech Head Football Coach. Click Here for More Information.
HBAV @ NAHB's IBS
Over 150 HBAV members connected in Las Vegas at the HBAV Reception at IBS. CLICK HERE for Pictures of the event. Thank you to all our sponsors for making the event possible!
Thank you to our 2019 HBAV Keystone Club Members! HBAV allows firms the opportunity to market their services to members through sponsorships of HBAV programs. This tremendous support allows HBAV to provide additional educational opportunities, improved business networking events, and greater advocacy for our members. HBAV is now accepting 2019 Keystone Club Memberships. Click Here to view the HBAV Sponsorship Opportunities and consider being a member of the HBAV Keystone Club!
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Thank you for your loyalty and your support of HBAV.

Sincerely, 
Home Builders Association of Virginia
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