National Association of Home Builders
NAHB is a trade association that helps promote the policies that make housing a national priority. Since 1942, NAHB has been serving its members, the housing industry, and the public at large.
Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association
The Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association (GAHBA) is a professional trade association with the sole purpose of promoting, protecting, and preserving the building industry as a viable economic force in the Greater Atlanta area.
Home Builders Association of Georgia
The Home Builders Association of Georgia (HBAG) is part of a three-tiered federation of organizations who share a common mission: to serve the housing industry and provide expanding opportunities for all consumers to have safe, decent and affordable housing.
The Associated General Contractors: Georgia Branch
Georgia’s leading commercial construction association offering members legislative representation, life-saving safety training, and state-of-the-art educational programs. The AGC has been servicing the nation’s contractors for more than 90 years and the Georgia Branch, the AGC has been representing the needs for and serving as the voice of Georgia’s industry for more than 80 years.
EarthCraft House is a voluntary green building program of the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association in partnership with Southface that serves as a blueprint for healthy, comfortable homes that reduce utility bills and protect the environment. The aim of the program is to help Atlanta’s home builders be leaders in smart growth management and environmental stewardship.
U.S. Green Building Council
The U.S. Green Building Council Georgia State Chapter was formed in November 2008 to advance and promote sustainable and environmentally responsible planning, design, construction and operation of Georgia’s buildings, landscapes, cities, and communities.
ENERGY STAR is a joint program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy helping homeowners save money and protect the environment through energy efficient products and practices. Results are already adding up. Americans, with the help of ENERGY STAR, saved enough energy in 2009 alone to avoid greenhouse gas emissions equivalent to those from 30 million cars — all while saving nearly $17 billion on their utility bills.