Home Builders & Remodelers Association of Central Massachusetts | 508-791-5595 51 Pullman Street, Worcester, MA 01606

Membership

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Why Join?

The HB&RA of Central Mass offers a lot of benefits to its members. From networking to target marketing, and insurance to adding credibility, we help businesses thrive. Continue reading to learn more about these benefits.

DO BUSINESS

DO BUSINESS WITH YOUR HBRACM MEMBERS “Build with the Best” is our philosophy. HBRACM members believe that they should support those who support the building industry

NETWORKING

NETWORK with other companies in the building industry to gain new contacts as well as strengthen your current ones. You’ll have numerous opportunities to increase your industry contacts.

INFORMATION

HBRACM Members are better informed and up-to-date on the things that matter to their business. Keeping on top of what’s going on in the industry is necessary in today’s environment. If you think dues are expensive (they’re not!), not being well informed is really expensive.

EDUCATION

We provide access to numerous educational programs whether it’s continuing education for your CSL, update seminars on building and energy codes or safety training, we’ve got you covered.

COST SAVINGS

Who doesn’t like to save money? Members can take advantage of numerous discount opportunities whether it be for healthcare, dental, Verizon Wireless (up to 22%), GM or RAM trucks ($500 and up), just to name a few. Savings from just one of these programs often exceeds the annual dues amount!

ADVOCACY

No other organization actively supports and defends the building & remodeling industry when it comes to regulations and legislation. It is the support of the members that allows us to do this. Simply put, your membership helps us improve the industry from which you make a living. Your membership makes a difference!

3-IN-1 MEMBERSHIP

Members of the HBRACM are automatically members of the Home Builders & Remodelers Association of Mass (HBRAMA) and the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). All 3 of these associations are there for you!

ADD CREDIBILITY

Belonging to a professional trade association such as the HBRACM says something about you to your clients—that you are among the best in your industry and you are a true professional. Your membership sets you apart!

How to Become a Member

STEP 1 - APPLICATION Complete the application for membership. Complete all applicable fields.

STEP 2 - PAYMENT Submit payment for your first years dues in the appropriate amount. (Use the membership classifications below to determine your yearly membership dues.)

If paying by check, mail to:

Home Builders & Remodelers Association of Central Mass.

51 Pullman St.

Worcester, MA 01606

We accept MasterCard, Visa, and Discover. The HBRACM office will contact you for your credit card information.

STEP 3 - REVIEW The HBRACM staff will review the application. You may be contacted to verify information or if additional information is required.

STEP 4 - VOTE and NOTIFICATION Once review is complete, the application will be put to a vote at the next available Board of Directors meeting. You will be notified of the result following the meeting of the Board of Directors.

The HBRACM is a Professional Trade Association and reserves the right to accept or reject membership based on its findings. Not all applicants are successful.

Membership Classifications

HBRACM has 3 membership classifications: Builder, Associate, and Affiliate Member. Use the descriptions below to determine your classification.

Builder, Remodeler and Associate Classifications - HBRACM Membership: $425 per year. Members that qualify under this category are full Local (HBRACM), State (HBRAMA), and National (NAHB) Builder Association Members and as such you may participate in any of the benefits and privileges of these three organizations, Those including: voting rights, product and service discounts programs, newsletters, periodicals, networking and educational opportunities. In addition, we offer a third party health benefits service, for which you may participate.

Affiliate Member - HBRACM Membership: $150 per year. To qualify as an Affiliate you must be a partner, employee or otherwise make a direct living from the Builder or Associate HBRACM/NAHB Member; sub-contractors may not qualify for this category. As an Affiliate you may enjoy all HBRACM benefits and limited NAHB benefits. (Affiliate Members are not members of the State Association (HBRAMA).