Home Builders and Remodelers Association of Maine
Believing that home ownership is a cornerstone of The American Dream, the Home Builders and Remodelers Association of Maine [HBRAME] dedicates itself to community-building, the professional success and integrity of its members and a strong economic future for homes and housing in Maine. Our members are professionals who sign and abide by a code of ethics, embody excellence in their work and their standards, and engage at local and national levels in promoting their industry. They stay abreast of trends that affect it.
They learn and work both on the cutting edge of technology and in time-honored ways.
From green building to modular, log and timber-frame homes, they uphold the strictest performance guidelines in building. In addition, they take an active role in advancing the goals of HBRAME, through support of other members, promotion, education and advocacy.
The Home Builders and Remodelers Association of Maine is a not-for-profit trade association affiliated with the National Association of Home Builders [NAHB], a national association of 150,000 members representing the residential construction industry across the United States.
We are the only trade association in Maine representing the residential construction industry that offers nationally recognized Certification Programs and federally-approved apprenticeship and pre-apprenticeship training programs in the construction trades.
Our members build to the nationally recognized Uniform Building and Energy Code.
Our members come from all areas of the housing industry including residential, commercial, and industrial construction. They include renovators, remodelers, land developers, and builder/creators of single- and multi-family homes.
Our members also include industry associates such as manufacturers, suppliers, subcontractors, architects, engineers, mortgage bankers, insurance/title companies, and attorneys.
Together we represent a leading voice in Maine's burgeoning housing industry.
Mark Your Calendars!
Great Northern Builders, Inc. in South Berwick, Maine
Husband and wife re-modelers avoid management pitfalls --
Agreeing on whose turn it is to fold the laundry is one thing. Becoming business partners with your life partner is a whole new level of teamwork. Maya and Len Bogh, co-owners of Great Northern Builders, Inc. in South Berwick, Maine, describe their working dynamic as one that has evolved throughout their 12-year marriage. They also feel more poised with their business management efforts as a result of networking with the right experts.
Why Join? Why Now?
Expert Advisors - HBRAME and NAHB professionals are available to consult with members on anything from marketing plans to construction techniques at no cost.
Unmatched Networking - Membership in HBRAME includes membership in the National Association of Home Builders [NAHB]. Connect with over 140,000 members nationwide.
Powerful Advocacy and Representation - Be at the table, not on the menu. Locally: your Executive Officer is a registered lobbyist monitoring legislative issues, attending meetings, representing you on issues affecting your industry. Nationally: NAHB is on Capitol Hill daily, speaking for you on regulations and affordable housing initiatives. Both associations keep you informed with prompt regulatory and legislative alerts.