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Meritage Homes Donates $2.5 Million for Stronger Communities Nationally

The country’s sixth-largest home builder based on homes closed in 2020, Meritage Homes dedicates its efforts to creating a Life.Built.Better® for all its communities and homeowners. In 2021, the builder donated over $1 million to non-profit organizations nationally through its charitable arm, The Meritage Cares Foundation. The organization also supports Afghan refugees and to date has contributed $1.6 million to aid educational programs. “We[...]

Greater Atlanta HBA Hosting MIRM Courses

Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association (HBA) is committed to providing opportunities for continuing education to its members and will be hosting CMP/MIRM courses this October. This is an exciting opportunity to start your Master's in Residential Marketing and expand your knowledge of the building process. The online component of the courses must be completed prior to the classroom component, which[...]

Education Opportunity: Green Appraisal Process

If you are interested in an afternoon of networking, open discussion and a keynote speaker on home appraisals, then we have a great event for you! The Green Building Council is featuring guest speaker Sandra Adomatis on Thursday, March 28 at the Southface Energy Institute at 11:30 a.m. for their Appraisers, Builders, Remodelers: Partners in Valuation educational seminar. Learning objectives of[...]

Online Builder Education with Home Builders University

Education doesn't end with formal (or informal) training, it needs to be ongoing in order to stay up-to-date with the latest trends, problems and regulations in the building industry. While many would acknowledge continuing education is important, how will builders find the time to participate? Enter Home Builders University. Home Builders University provides online continuing education that is taken on-demand at[...]

IRM-I Class Next Week!

For those that are interested in earning the prestigious MIRM designation, you can get one step closer next Tuesday and Wednesday by attending IRM-I: Understanding Housing Markets and Consumers, which is approved for nine Certified Professional Home Builder and Georgia Real Estate Credits. This Institute of Residential Marketing course presents important marketing research principles and methods available to the home[...]