Why Join?

Three Memberships in One

When you join the Home Builders Association of Dayton, your business will become a member of the local chapter, the state chapter (Ohio Home Builders Association) and the national chapter of the National Association of Home Builders.

  • Ohio Home Builders Association
    The Ohio Home Builders Association is a member trade association, representing home builders and their associate vendors in a legislative and regulatory capacity on a statewide basis. The Ohio Home Builders Association serves its membership by promoting proactive involvement on state issues and legislation impacting the residential building industry such as wetlands, affordable housing, workers’ compensation, etc.

    For more information on the Ohio Home Builders Association, please click here.

  • National Association of Home Builders
    Headquartered in Washington, D.C., the mission of the National Association of Home Builders is to enhance the climate for the housing and the building industry. The National Association of Home Builders works to ensure that housing is a national priority and that all Americans have access to safe, decent and affordable housing, whether they choose to buy a home or rent.

    For more information on the National Association of Home Builders, please click here.

Exposure for Your Business

  • Membership Directory
    The Home Builders Association of Dayton hosts a fantastic resource that members and consumers use to find industry professionals – the member directory. This directory allows members of the Association to expand their client base by providing consumers and other members with information about your business and contact information so they can connect with you.

  • New Home Listing
    Builders Digital Experience (BDX) has partnered with the Home Builders Association of Dayton to help builders list their homes for free online at www.NewHomeSource.com and www.MoveNewHomes.com. These heavily trafficked sites see over 1 million unique visitors each month and is a great advantage to your company.

  • Land and Building Lot Listing
    Home Builders Association of Dayton members are encouraged to advertise available land and building lots they have for sale. Information will be posted in the Consumer Resources section.

    Complete this form to send your land and building lot information to the Home Builders Association of Dayton. If you have any questions, please contact Lindsey Hasbrouck at lhasbrouck@hbadayton.com or 937.298.2900 ext. 1.

  • Job Board
    It can be difficult to find good employees and equally difficult to find an available position in the industry, but the Home Builders Association of Dayton Job Board is available to help.

    The HBA Job Board is a free posting service offered exclusively to members. For more information, please visit the HBA Job Board.

More Money in Your Pocket

Members of the Home Builders Association of Dayton have access to discounts and savings opportunities offered by many top companies.

Your membership can help save money for your company and its employees through exclusive cost saving programs. By taking advantage of the Member Rebate Programs, you can receive cash back for simply using products from participating manufacturers. Many of the manufacturers are probably ones that you already use, like Lowe’s, General Motors and FedEx. Simply sign up and reap the rewards! For a full list of participating companies offering discounts, please visit www.nahb.org/ma.

Networking Opportunities

More involvement in the Association leads to more business opportunities. The Home Builders Association of Dayton’s networking opportunities - meetings, social events, committee memberships and more – are numerous and provide great ways to meet other members. If you maximize your involvement and use those opportunities, then two things will happen: you will make a great contribution to your industry and YOUR BUSINESS WILL GROW.


  • A unified voice will always be stronger than an individual one.

    With membership advocacy support, we create a unique opportunity for Home Builders Association of Dayton members to support each other and ensure that key issues within the industry are voiced. Topics covered include economic, business and commercial development.

  • Your Home Builders Association of Dayton membership automatically makes you a member of the National Association of Home Builders; with access to world class education programs, first class representation in the Halls of Congress with federal regulatory agencies.


The Home Builders Association of Dayton works hard to keep its members involved and informed with local, statewide and national news. Through bimonthly e-News blasts, bulletins from the staff of the Home Builders Association of Dayton and the HBADayton.com website, the Association strives to keep its members up-to-date on news and events.

The Opportunity to Showcase Your Talent

The Home Builders Association of Dayton is proud of the talent of its builder and remodeler members, and all the associate members who help them create beautiful homes. The Association is also proud of the success that its home shows have had in showcasing our members’ work and driving consumer traffic to members.

  • Homearama Touring Edition
    The Homearama Touring Edition is the epitome of living at its finest. This scattered-site home event showcases the latest in building and design trends in many communities throughout the Miami Valley.

    The homes, never seen by the public previously, range in price from $129,000 to more than $1,500,000 and show that there is something for every lifestyle. The craftsmanship of the homes is unparalleled and the talent of our local home builders is truly awe-inspiring. The Homearama homes display the best features and amenities available, and are a great resource for trends or ideas.

  • Parade of Homes
    The annual Parade of Homes is free to the public and is used by builder members to showcase their inventory of model and spec homes. The Parade of Homes is a way to show the consumers what is available or use a vehicle for sales.

Member Events

The HBA enjoys bringing its members together and offering opportunities for members to network and grow their businesses.

  • General Membership Meeting
    General Membership Meetings are a great opportunity to stay up to date on the Association and what it is doing to help its members. Each General Membership Meeting hosts a guest speaker and provides networking time for attending members.

  • Mid-Week Meet Ups
    Held every other month, Mid-Week Meet Ups provide regular networking opportunities for members. This event is complimentary for Home Builders Association of Dayton members and offers a casual, fun environment to connect with builders, associates and other industry affiliates.

  • Golf Outing
    Each summer, the Home Builders Association of Dayton hosts the Denver Smith Memorial Golf Outing. The often sold out golf outing is always a success as it features a day of golf, fun and camaraderie.

  • Table Top Night
    The associate members of the Home Builders Association of Dayton have the opportunity to showcase their business at the Table Top Night expo. The annual themed event is always a fun way to make introductions to the builder members and build relationships.

    Table Top Night exhibitors and sponsors are welcome; please check back for more information!