Greater Houston Builders Association (GHBA)
Chartered in 1941, the Greater Houston Builders Association (GHBA) is a trade organization whose members are involved in the development, homebuilding, and remodeling industry in 11 counties. The association interacts with the government, community and general public to enhance the business climate for its members, and to provide quality obtainable housing to the community it serves. The association is also active in community outreach and charitable events. GHBA is the largest home builders association (HBA) in Texas, and the third largest in the nation. GHBA's mission is “To provide advocacy, education and meaningful services to benefit its members and the housing industry.” The GHBA has over 1,500 member companies representing more than 60,000 full time jobs. The local homebuilding industry generates about $3 billion in annual wages, taxes, fees, and other revenue to the local economy plus Houston’s residential housing market continues to be one of the most affordable and stable in the nation. Buying a new home in the Houston area is one of the smartest investments you will ever make for yourself and the local economy.