ABOUT NAHB



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. The North Central West Virginia chapter is dedicated to the needs and education of our members and the betterment of the residential building industry.


Certified Aging in Place Specialist ("CAPS")

By Licensed Master Instructor Steve Hoffacker, CAPS, CEAC, SHSS, MCSP, MIRM
NAHB's CAPS Educator of the Year, 2015

  • CAPS I - "Marketing & Communicating With The Aging In Place Client" (Required 1st CAPS Course) [11/6]
  • CAPS II - "Design Concepts for Livable Homes and Aging in Place" (Required 2nd CAPS Course) [11/7]
  • BMBP - "Business Management for Building Professionals" (Required 3rd CAPS Course) [11/8]

All three classes are required to obtain the designation. No Exemptions.

North Central West Virginia Home Builders Association
The Pines Country Club, 3062 Point Marion Road, Morgantown, WV 26505

Monday, November 6 - Wednesday, November 8, 2017

9:00am - 5:00pm each day

Classes are $275 each for HBA members and $300 each for non-members.

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"Universal Design/Build" Course

By Licensed Master Instructor Steve Hoffacker, CAPS, CEAC, SHSS, MCSP, MIRM
NAHB's CAPS Educator of the Year, 2015

  • Two-day class, with reference book, illustrations and exercises
  • Nice complement to the "CAPS" designation program
  • Completion of the "CAPS" training or designation not required
  • Receive 12 hours of CE for CAPS, CGR, CGB, ASID, NKBA, AIA, AIBD
  • Covers your entire CAPS CE requirement for a 3-year period
North Central West Virginia Home Builders Association
The Pines Country Club, 3062 Point Marion Road, Morgantown, WV 26505

Thursday, November 9, 2017: 9:00am - 5:00pm and Friday, November 10, 2017 - 9:00am - 5:00pm

The two-day class is $500 total for HBA members and $550 total for non-members

You don't need to have a "CAPS" designation to take this class.

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Do Business With A Member

Top Ten Reasons to Do Business with an Active Associate Member:

  1. They support NAHB at the local, state and national levels.
  2. They volunteer their time and talent to help the association accomplish its goals.
  3. They recruit their colleagues and business contacts to become members.
  4. They serve on committees and councils gaining valuable networking opportinities while helping to advance the association's mission.
  5. By doing so, you increase the value of your membership to the HBA.
  6. They are strong supporters of the local and state PACs and BUILD-PAC
  7. They are a major source of non-dues revenue through sponsorships, advertising, etc.
  8. As industry partners, they are a valuable resource for business and management tips.
  9. They are heavily invested in your business success: You win, they win!
  10. Why wouldn't you do business with a member?


Green Building and why it is important

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Events



Mark Your Calendar:


October 19, 2017
NCWVHBA General Membership Meeting
Social 6:00 pm, Dinner 7:00pm
Muriale's Restaurant
Fairmont, WV
Program: Scott Lorince, Insurance Centers, will give a presentation on Health Insurance.


November 6-8. 2017
Certified Aging in Place Specialist Course
Pines Country Club 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Morgantown, WV


November 9-10, 2017
Universal Design/Build Course
Pines Country Club 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Morgantown, WV


November 16, 2017
NCWVHBA General Membership Meeting
Social 6:00 pm, Dinner 7:00pm
Via Veneto
Bridgeport, WV


December 9, 2017
Christmas Party
WVU Erickson Alumni Center


March 9-11, 2018
NCWVHBA Home Show