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Join us for our October 17 Housing Solutions Breakfast, where we'll unveil our 2020 housing priorities. Register Now

Keep More of Your Money

Save on health insurance, get discounted building supplies, receive workers’ comp refunds, and more.

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Most companies save 10-15%.

GRIP safety stripes

Improve safety and save money on workers’ comp.

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Cost-effective solutions that help you run your business smoothly.

Homeowner's Handbook

Attention do-it-yourselfers! Browse our expert-driven guides and resources to get that weekend project done right.

Make home buying less stressful with help from John L. Scott, BECU, and more.

Premier Puget Sound builders tell you how-to just like the pros do.

Transform your spaces for the most dazzle—and the least dollars.

Make the most of your home and protect the value of your investment.

We Care About The Puget Sound

Our communities are also our homes. Learn how we help make our region a better place through our advocacy efforts, sustainability practices, and community outreach programs throughout King and Snohomish counties.

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We advocate for builders on the federal, state, and local levels and assist members with permitting and regulatory issues.

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We want to keep our region green. Learn how to certify green homes and implement green building practices.

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From building free wheelchair ramps to painting community centers to park cleanups, our goal is to ensure everyone has a happy, healthy place to call home.

UPCOMING EVENTS AND CLASSES

Members get discounts on events and classes.

Tuesday
Aug 20

Design Mix

Connect in comfort!
Wednesday
Aug 21
Tuesday
Aug 27

Best Business Practices for LinkedIn & Instagram

Interested in learning more? Come to Social Media 2.0: Best Business Practices for LinkedIn & Instagram
Wednesday
Sep 4

Developer Builder Issues Council (DBIC) Breakfast

Solving Snohomish County issues starts with you.
Wednesday
Sep 4

Membership Council Luncheon

Eat, learn, and have some fun.
Thursday
Sep 5

Seattle Builders Council (SBC) Breakfast

Break bread and discuss ways to enable business to operate more efficiently in Seattle. Presented by Ferguson and Electrolux.

MEET OUR MEMBERS

“We hold meetings for existing residents even before buying the property, to talk with them and see if building there (in a particular neighborhood) would be a good fit in the first place.”

Aaron Fairchild, owner, Green Canopy Homes
Green Canopy Homes' Sam Lai, Kate Wells-Driscoll, Eric Lubert, and Aaron Fairchild

MEET OUR MEMBERS

“The MBA Trust has consistently been 10–15% less expensive for us, even with the implementation of the Affordable Care Act.”

Todd Bennett, president of BDR Companies and a 21-year MBA Health Trust Member
Todd Bennett, president of BDR Companies

LATEST FROM THE MBA BLOGS

Catch up on the coolest tech, breaking industry news, latest advocacy efforts, and more.

  • When Less Is More: Living Like Tiny Royalty

    Having hundreds of square feet of wasted space can mean less opportunity to enjoy the space we have. Here are some tips for downsizing—a lot.

    Aug 8, 2019

  • Building Character With Reclaimed Wood

    When building with wood, consider using material with a little history.

    Aug 1, 2019

  • What New ADU Legislation Means for Seattle Homeowners

    If you’re looking for extra rental income or a private space for out-of-town guests or aging parents, accessory dwelling units (ADUs) are a great option. ADUs—an umbrella term for mother-in-law suites and backyard cottages—are additional residences built on the same property as an existing single-family home.

    Jul 25, 2019

  • Lopez Community Land Trust: Salish Way Cottages

    Lopez Community Land Trust has been a leader in creating affordable net zero housing since 2009, when their award-winning Common Ground community was built. This project added three cottages next door to Common Ground and hit a soaring 871 points with 5-Star Net Zero certification.

    Aug 2, 2019

  • Denizen Development Group: Madrona 12

    On the charming main strip of Madrona is situated a combination of townhouses and live-work units constructed by Denizen Development Group, known as Madrona 12. Blending seamlessly into the neighborhood, the units form part of the small-town community feel of Madrona, with convenient access to the library, schools, shops, restaurants, and parks nearby.

    Jul 1, 2019

  • Neiman Taber Architects: The Roost

    As one of only three 5-Star certified multifamily projects in Seattle, The Roost is a high-performing, energy- and resource-efficient building with 33 residential units and one large commercial space. Designed by Neiman Taber Architects, this building has many leading-edge energy efficient systems, including a rooftop solar thermal array that provides the building with most of its domestic hot water.

    Jun 3, 2019