Expand Your Business, Boost Your Network, Save More Money

Benefit from government advocacy, education, certification, community outreach, and marketing opportunities for you and your business.

Hero+Home

Incorporate healthy and sustainable techniques into residential builds and remodels with Healthy Home Training! Save $50 through Jan. 31

Keep More of Your Money

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

health-teal

Most companies save 10-15%.

GRIP safety stripes

Improve safety and save money on workers’ comp.

savings-teal

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.

white-building

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

forest-wht

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

people-wht

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.

Thursday
Jan 24

Remodelers Council Dinner

Practical tips for finding qualified employees in today’s competitive labor market.
Thursday
Jan 31

SMC Economic Forecast Breakfast

Understanding employment, growth, and other major contributors to our region’s economy is vital for the homebuilding industry. Presented by Approach Management Services.
Tuesday
Feb 5

CAPS 1: Marketing & Communication Skills

Grow your business with knowledge and tools for effectively marketing and selling to the Aging in Place market.
Tuesday
Feb 5

Shaken, Not Stirred

But you can order your drink however you like.
Tuesday
Feb 5

First Aid/CPR

Make employee safety a priority with this potentially life-saving training.
Wednesday
Feb 6

Developer Builder Issues Council (DBIC) Breakfast

Solving Snohomish County issues starts with you.

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.

  • Press Release: Master Builders Association Hires Rob Harrison As Built Green Senior Program Manager

    The Master Builders Association of King and Snohomish Counties (MBAKS) is excited to announce that Rob Harrison has been hired as the Built Green Senior Program Manager. Rob comes to the position with 28 years of experience as a green architect in Seattle. His years of architectural practice, including navigating zoning and building codes, has made him an expert on grasping technical opportunities that make permitting and building deep green housing easier and less expensive. He has spent the last decade as an advocate for walkable urbanism and climate-friendly civic policies.

    Jan 22, 2019

  • nwBuilt: Saving the Cottage

    When nwBuilt wanted to redevelop the lot and build a new, contemporary urban farmhouse, they didn’t want have to demolish the existing house. So, with the help of a large truck and crew, they safely relocated it nearby!

    Jan 8, 2019

  • The City of Seattle Is Moving the Market

    In past years, we have rewarded builders who have either stepped up their participation in Built Green or have been on the cutting edge and thus have led the market forward. This year, in studying our certification numbers and evaluating factors driving Built Green’s success, green building incentives, especially in the city of Seattle, stood out as having truly helped move the market

    Dec 18, 2018