The Texas Association of Builders is dedicated to creating a positive business environment for the housing industry by addressing the housing issues of the people of Texas. How to join.
Founded in 1946, the Texas Association of Builders is an affiliate of the National Association of Home Builders and has 28 local home builders associations and nearly 10,000 members across Texas. Representing over 702,500 jobs and more than $31.1 billion annually in the Texas economy, the state and local associations play a crucial role in providing housing for Texans. Find out about the value of membership in an HBA and learn more about TAB's advocacy efforts.
HOMEPAC, the Texas Association of Builders (TAB) political action committee, is an essential part of the advocacy program at TAB. HOMEPAC provides contributions in support of pro-housing candidates to both statewide office and the Texas Legislature. Click here for more information.
The Texas Builders Foundation is organized as a private charitable foundation to: research and develop educational programs to benefit the professional home building industry, educate consumers and the youth of Texas about the home building industry and perform other charitable activities.
2015-17 Texas Residential Construction Contracts Package
In addition to addressing new legislatively mandated notice requirements for water front homes, many additions and improvements have been made to the 2015 - 2017 package, which include: a new lot sale contract addendum, a new consultant-design agreement, an even shorter remodel contract, added advertising and media permissions, revisions to the independent contractor agreements, and a needed revision to the termination damages language. The end result is that the contracts are even more comprehensive than before without adding length.
Get registered for the fall meetings, order your Excellence in Leadership Dinner tickets and make your hotel reservations. November 10 - 12, 2015 at The Westin Austin Downtown in Austin, TX.
Nov. 3 Election - TAB Voter Guide Available Now
A constitutional amendment election is coming up on November 3. TAB's Voter Guide
is a helpful tool to review before you go to the polls. It lists the propositions that will be on the ballot and highlights those supported by TAB and the home building industry. November 3 is your opportunity to have a say on important issues that affect your business and community. Your vote matters!
2015 Star Awards Winners have been announced
2015 Texas Housing Hall of Honor Inductee announced
The announcement was made at the TAB Summer Board Meeting on July 31, 2015. Mr. Pollman will be formally inducted during the Excellence in Leadership Dinner at the Westin Hotel Downtown Austin on November 12, 2015. Click here to read more.
2016 Committee Interest Forms
TAB was Honored by Hermes Creative Awards
The Texas Association of Builders and E&M Consulting, Inc., was honored for their outstanding work at the 2015 Hermes Creative Awards. The March/April 2014 Texas Builder issue
featured Risher Martin Fine Homes from Austin, Texas. The cover, designed by E&M Consulting, Inc., received honorable mention honors for best print media design for a publication.
TAB Honored with 3 Association Excellence Awards
The Texas Association of Builders has been named the state winner of three Association Excellence Awards
by the National Association Home Builders. TAB was voted the best in the following state categories:
- Best Publication — "2014 Texas Star Awards Finalist Catalog"
- Best Council Development Program — "Young Professionals Council"
- Best Membership Event — "Statewide Washers Championship"
TAB Products Available to Members Only
Natural Disaster Information
The Texas Association of Builders (TAB) understands the devastation that natural disasters can have on individuals and communities. TAB offers this guide, Rebuilding Following a Disaster
, to assist Texans effected by the most recent round of natural disasters.