Reduce expenses, maximize profits and increase efficiency with companies, products and services you may already be using.
The Greater Houston Builders Association is always looking for ways to help you maximize your membership dollars.
As an association member, you are entitled to receive the benefits of programs and services that are not available to the general public. Many of these programs are discounted or enhanced for GHBA members, and they provide revenue back to the local association. Additionally, company representatives are members of GHBA.
LOCAL DISCOUNT PROGRAMS
- Group Health Insurance
- Building Industry Insurance
- Supplemental Insurance Benefits
- Simplify Bidding, Estimating, Scheduling and Customer Management
- Capture Leads with BuildTopia
- National Purchasing Partners (NPP)
- List Your Homes Free with New Home Source
- Builders Update Search Engine
Group Health Insurance Program
The Stevenson Group/OneDigital represents the size and collective purchasing power of the GHBA and as a result, they are pleased to provide members with group and individual medical insurance programs designed exclusively for GHBA members. Email Brian Stevenson or call (281) 752-9303.More about GHBA's Bona Fide Association Health Plan
Builder/Agent Network: Building Industry Insurance
With relationships 20 years in the making, Hotchkiss Insurance Agency and Swantner + Gordon Insurance Agency have continually provided insurance programs for Texas builders. For competitive rates with strong customer service on Builders' Risk, General Liability, Workers' Comp, Commercial Auto and Umbrella insurance, call Hotchkiss at (713) 292-5723 or Swantner + Gordon at (713) 952-9990.Learn More
Supplemental Insurance Benefits for Your Employees
The BEST in voluntary benefits… You can reduce the time and hassle of your enrollment and benefits process AND help your employees pay for what their health insurance won't. Take advantage of this unique partnership with Colonial Life to provide supplemental insurance at outstanding rates! All of Colonial Life's products and services are at no direct cost your company!Learn More
Simplify Bidding, Estimating, Scheduling and Customer Management
Use real-time internet software, sponsored by BMC, to manage your bidding, estimating, scheduling, customer management, punch lists, daily logs and warranty management. Builder Helper simplifies bidding by notifying trades of new jobs, collecting contractor bids online and allowing you to review and award bids in real time. Email Jamie Schoenholz or call 801-227-7811.Learn More
Capture Leads with BuildTopia
Capture leads and save money with BuildTopia. Get BTLead for 30 days free and use your GHBA discount to pay as little as $299 for a year with 100% satisfaction guaranteed. Visit BuildTopia online, and don’t forget to use your GHBA discount!Learn More
National Purchasing Partners (NPP)
GHBA has partnered with NPP to bring you discount pricing on wireless service, travel, office and maintenance supplies and more. Here are some of our popular offerings:
- Verizon has the nation's largest and most reliable wireless 4G and 3G networks
- Fastenal is the one-stop source for all maintenance, repair and construction needs
- Expedia© is the world's largest online travel agency, with over 140,000 hotels worldwide and over 3 million guest reviews
- CradlePoint is the leading provider of 3G/4G network router solutions providing business-grade, secure connectivity with mobile broadband networks to distributed enterprises, small businesses and mobile customers
New Home Source: List Your Homes Free
Market your homes for FREE! GHBA builder members can list their homes and communities on GHBA.org for free. Powered by NewHomeSource, the GHBA Web site is another resource for shoppers specifically looking for new homes and builders in the Greater Houston area. Listings feature only new homes, so builders will not be competing with re-sales, rentals and, most importantly, no foreclosures! Visitors to the site will only be shown new homes, and you can easily expand your reach beyond GHBA.org to include NewHomeSource.com, AOL Real Estate, Yahoo! Real Estate, Trulia, Zillow, Homegain, Front Door and more.Learn More
Receive 5% off at BuildersUpdate.com, a web-based search engine for new homes, specifically designed to help builders increase their sales by using the agents in their community. This incredible search engine brings agents and their buyers to your front door at a fraction of your typical marketing cost. Builders Update is different because its is ONLY available to licensed real estate agents and geared exclusively to new homes.The site also features data on utilities, taxes, custom builders, banks/lenders, title/escrow companies, support services, current events, schools, etc.Learn More
- TAB Member Rebate Program
- TAB Model Construction Safety Program and Jobsite Safety Standards Package
- Spin 360, TAB Endorsed Virtual Tour Program
- Managed Care Services
As a builder or remodeler member of TAB, you are eligible to receive money back from over 40 housing industry product manufacturers. For more information and to register for this simple program, visit HBArebates.com/TAB to start adding money back to your bottom line. Participation is free and easy.Learn More
TAB’s Model Safety Plan and training webinar will provide you with comprehensive guidelines to help you train your employees regarding their responsibilities and to help you establish good safety procedures and systems for recordkeeping required by OSHA.Learn More
Spin 360’s interactive virtual tour platforms will revolutionize your marketing. Amazing technology allows consumers to explore your business and properties in a way that is as telling and impactful as a real visit! To learn about member discounts and how you can use virtual tours to increase the effectiveness of all your marketing efforts, call (800) 360-6695 or visit www.NewSpin360.com/
Managed Care Services provided by CorVel Healthcare Corporation. With more than 20 years experience, CorVel specializes in improving healthcare management by delivering tailored solutions to manage risk and control their customers’ costs. CorVel’s automated medical fee auditing services can help you achieve savings as high as 70% off charges related to work injuries. For information, email TxAssc_Builders@CorVel.com or call (800) 239-1391.
NATIONAL PROGRAMS: MEMBER ADVANTAGE
Discounts on products and services you already use!
What is Member Advantage?
Member Advantage gives members an easy way to reduce expenses, maximize profits and increase efficiency with companies whose services you may already be using. Through agreements with leading national companies, the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) offers exclusive discounts on a variety of products and services that can benefit your business, employees and family.
In the past 3 years, NAHB members saved more than $21 million through the Member Advantage program.