HBA Councils are groups that have formed to focus on a particular segment of the building industry. Councils have their own steering committees that meet to develop programming. Some Councils restrict membership to a particular member type while all Councils require a separate annual fee to be a member.

If interested in learning more about or joining one of the committees below, please email

Platinum Sponsorships are available for all Councils listed below. Benefits include:

  • Introduction & recognition by Chair
  • Recognition on HBA event promotional materials including eblasts, social, newsletter, website etc.

Custom Builder and Remodeler Council

Custom Builder & Remodeler Council (CBRC) members are custom builders, remodelers, architects and designers that specialize in designing and building custom homes in Austin and the surrounding communities. Each quarter the council hosts a tabletop luncheon. Annual dues: $125.00

Topics and locations are subject to change without notice. Check the events calendar for the most current details on upcoming CBRC meetings.

Developers Council

The Developers Council advocates and educates for land development issues affecting HBA members, and policies that influence them such as annexation, HOAs, platting, infrastructure development, impact fees, engineering, and more.

The council meets on the second Thursday of each quarter.

Infill Builders Council

The Home Builders Association (HBA) Infill Builder Council advocates and educates on infill issues affecting HBA members, such as affordability & sustainability and the codes and policies that influence them.

Topics and locations are subject to change without notice. Check the events calendar for the most current details on upcoming IBC meetings.

Professional Women in Building

Professional Women in Building (PWIB) represents women who are HBA members, member employees or extended families. The local HBA PWIB group is affiliated with nearly 100 local and state councils throughout the country. This council is dedicated to supporting the professional development of women in the construction industry through networking opportunities, community involvement and educational opportunities. Additionally, it  supports the future of the home building industry through a scholarship program. Annual dues are $75.00

Sales and Marketing Council

The SMC is a place to develop your professional skills, stay current on the latest market trends, network with top producers and industry professionals, and become an industry leader yourself. The SMC connects people and builds careers through education, information, resources and networking. 

The HBA of Greater Austin’s SMC is affiliated with councils across the country, and is a local council of the National Sales & Marketing Council at NAHB; so networking opportunities extend to the national Council level with the International Builders Show, awards & recognition!

The SMC meets locally each month to learn and connect; and members are dedicated to promoting the practice and professionalism of sales & marketing in the home building industry.

Volume Builder Council

Volume Builders Council is comprised of builder members who construct 100+ units in the Austin-MSA. In addition to quarterly meetings with area Building Officials, this group also mobilizes for various issues in the area to push for positive regulatory changes that benefit our entire industry.

Young Professionals Council

The HBA Young Professionals Council seeks to encourage the next generation of  young leaders in our industry to continue the proud tradition of involvement into the future.  By providing opportunities for networking, education, and service to the community, the YPC is a place for people under 45 to foster relationships and develop professionally.  The council meets monthly to discuss upcoming events, learn more about the intricacies of the HBA and what it has to offer, and share information that will be beneficial to all. More

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