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Built by Blue Sound Construction, designed by MaKe Design, photos by Alex Hayden
  • July 2018 Builder's Bulletin: Month’s Supply of Housing Inventory Exceeds One Month in King County

    Posted on Jun 26, 2018 in:
    • Builder's Bulletin
    According to the Northwest Multiple Listing Service, May was the first time King County had more than a month's supply of homes for sale since September 2017.
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  • BIAW Receives 2018 City Champion Award

    Posted on Jun 20, 2018 in:
    • Advocacy
    • MBAKS News
    • Industry News
    BIAW and other partners, including MBAKS and several of its members, have received a 2018 City Champion Award in the Partners for Progress category from the Association of Washington Cities (AWC) for finding common ground to help pass Hirst and Foster “fix” legislation and for efforts to ensure city challenges were expressed throughout the process.
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  • MBAKS Takes Home Two NAHB AEA Awards

    Posted on Jun 19, 2018 in:
    • MBAKS News
    The winners of the 2017 NAHB Association Excellence Awards were recently unveiled and the Master Builders Association of King and Snohomish Counties is proud to announce we have been honored with two awards.
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  • Snohomish County Launches Young Adult Workforce Website

    Posted on Jun 15, 2018 in:
    • Workforce Development
    • Industry Issues
    • Advocacy
    Youthworks is a collaboration between Workforce Snohomish, Snohomish STEM, Economic Alliance Snohomish County, Everett Community College, Cocoon House, and WorkSource. Businesses can post job openings immediately.
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  • FYI: The Fair Chance Act Goes Into Effect Today

    Posted on Jun 7, 2018 in:
    • Industry News
    Washington becomes the 11th state to adopt background check reform within the private sector. Washington's Equal Pay Opportunity Act also goes into effect today.
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Photo courtesy Blue Sound Construction, builder; MaKe Design, architect; and Alex Hayden, photographer