The First CAHB Field Representative
As the CAHB Field Representative I will act as the liaison between the state and our 10 local associations. Today, I am thrilled to present the newest CAHB communication the 4th Friday Field Report. Watch for monthly updates and valuable information from the state, local, and national HBAs. I look forward to the opportunities this new role presents members, local associations, and the organization as a whole.
CAHB Quarterly Meetings Recap
The CAHB met via Zoom last week for the spring quarterly meetings. The day started with the Political Funding Committee meeting, followed by a Government Affairs Committee meeting, and ended with the Board of Directors meeting. A brief recap of each of those meetings:
NDR Programs Overview
As members of the HBA not only do you have the access to the best and most up to date association information, advocacy, education, and networking opportunities; you have the opportunity to take advantage of the following member benefit programs:
Safety Program Member Benefit Spotlight
We are excited to announce that the newest CAHB member benefit is live and ready for you to take advantage! Please see the flyer below and get more information including how to sign up here.
Local HBA’s Overview
The state of Colorado has 10 local associations that each offer unique member benefits and networking opportunities. An exciting update happening on nearly every front is that in-person member events are coming back this summer! Many local associations have already had smaller member gatherings and are offering hybrid style meetings and events. This summer, golf tournaments, and parade of homes will return, along with other new and exciting member focused events!
Please visit the local associations website for updates on events happening in your area. Links to all can be found here.
NAHB Update on Volatile Lumber Prices
The soaring cost of lumber is currently NAHB’s number one priority. The NAHB is focused on finding solutions as the lumber crisis affects HBA members nationwide. “These efforts include concentrated advocacy efforts on Capitol Hill, and focused communications with key stakeholders using the latest research from our team of leading economists.” – NAHB (https://www.nahb.org/advocacy/top-priorities).
For more information and to view NAHB videos of policymakers speaking out about the need for immediate action to address the escalating lumber prices and other supply chain issues please visit the NAHB website here.
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