The Home Builders Association of Iowa is a federation of local home builders associations that effectively supports the Iowa home building industry by:
The Home Builders Association of Iowa will provide leadership for the building industry and promote the American dream of home ownership.
The Home Builders Association of Iowa will be the leading advocate for the residential construction industry. We shall strive to:
We offer a Property & Casualty Insurance Program which is managed by Reynolds & Reynolds Inc. with Continental Western Group as the insurance carrier. Program is available to all HBA Iowa members.
Each year the HBAI Educational Corporation presents multiple scholarships (up to $1,000) to students pursuing a career in the home building and related industries. Application deadline is February 15 and available online at www.hbaiowa.org.
There is an electronic newsletter distributed weekly to all HBA IA members.
Timely articles on industry issues including code, regulatory and legislative updates.
The HBA of Iowa is your Legal, Legislative and Regulatory resource for all housing issues.
President – Tim Ruth, Iowa City
1st Vice President – Scott Webster, Quad Cities
2nd Vice President – Darrel Bullock, Sioux City
Treasurer – Melissa Schooley, North Liberty
Secretary – Mary Fitch, Ames
Past President – Steve Shuey, Ames
National Director – Steve Shuey, Ames
State Representative – Don Beal Jr., Adel
Executive Officer– Jay Iverson, CAE, IOM
Association Policy & Steering Committee meets monthly.
Legislative Affairs Committee
Examines existing and monitors future Local, State and National legislation affecting the home building industry. HBA IA also hires a contract lobbyist team to maintain our interests.
Provides funds to assist the local HBAs to defend issues with a statewide impact that promote our industry and to defeat those issues detrimental to home building.
Construction “Model” Contracts
The HBA of Iowa has updated our Model Construction Contracts / Agreements including:
These FREE model documents are exclusively available only to HBA IA members in an ELECTRONIC
format as either Word or Adobe / PDF files. Hard copies will not be mailed.
To obtain your electronic copy, email HBAI: firstname.lastname@example.org
Board of Directors
Meets 3 times per year to conduct the business of the association.