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OSHA’s Use of Drones: What Builders Need to Know (Taken from the NAHB Monday Morning Briefing Email Newsletter) Filed in Labor, Safety and Health on April 17, 2019 • 2 Comments Over the last several years, the use of Unmanned Aircraft Systems — commonly called drones — has grown exponentially. It is predicted that by (more)

Posted by:  10:35 AM CST

Last week, on April 11th, HBA members from Builders, Architects and Remodelers all met at The Landmark Inn and had a great open panel discussion with the Building Inspector from Marquette County and also Planning and Zoning from the City of Marquette. A lot of questions were answered and a (more)

Posted by:  10:06 AM CST

Michigan is cracking down! 3 HBA members downstate have already been fined. If you are anything other than a sole proprietorship, you need your company license as well. Get the applications at the HBA office or download here! Listen to Lee Schwartz from the HBA of Michigan on the subject here (more)

Posted by:  10:04 AM CST

From the Detroit Free Press: Associated PressPublished 6:52 a.m. ET March 27, 2019 Updated 9:15 a.m. ET March 27, 2019 Lansing – House painters won’t need a license under a new Michigan law. The law starts Thursday. It removes painting and decorating from a list of trades covered by a state license for residential (more)

Friday 22 March 2019
Posted by:  9:51 AM CST

From NAHB Next Week's Housing Releases For the Week of March 25, 2019: S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Indices: Tuesday, March 26 The Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price Index rose at a seasonally adjusted annual growth rate of 3.2% in December, less than the 4.5% increase in November. It was the lowest one in the past five months. (more)

Monday 14 January 2019
Posted by:  10:31 AM CST

The HBA of the UP is hosting their 2nd annual Wild Game Dinner to raise funds for the HBAUP Scholarship Fund, giving money to students going into the construction trades industry. Tickets are only for sale until Monday, January 14th and are $50 each. There will be several raffles inside the event - (more)

Posted by:  2:49 PM CST

The HBA of Michigan, together with the ICC (International Code Council), has published the 2018 IRC Options book, available to HBA members at a discount! This book will show you options you may have that may be an easier way for you to do something than what the code in (more)

Posted by:  9:26 AM CST

The Home Builders Association of the UP has announced that for their Spring Membership Drive contest this year, the top prize is going to be over $10,000 in advertising! This includes digital advertising from the HBA itself, TV6 gift certificate, radio certificates from all over the UP, newspaper gift certificates, (more)

Posted by:  12:33 PM CST

Isak Rasmus and Shayne Fellenz of Virtual Visions, an HBA member, were in Marquette Friday the 16th of February, educating HBA members on the importance of digital marketing with Google. Isak and Shayne are both certified Google partners and know all things Google! We learned how your website gets seen (more)

Posted by:  11:55 AM CST

Don't forget to stop by the Terrace Bay Inn in Gladstone tonight between 4:30 and 6:30 to see what the HBA is all about!