July 2022

IBCA 2022 Spring/Summer Board Meeting Highlights

  • Patrick R. Minegar was presented with a Lifetime Achievement Award Congratulations Pat for your many years of protecting this association!
  • Name change from Idaho Building Contractors Association (IBCA) to Idaho Home Builders Association (IHBA) as it was when the association started in October 1973.This being the first step of the rebranding of the State Association.
  • Association Health Plan has been approved & moving forward with the trust. Hoping to have this in place by first of 2023 as a member benefit. 
  • Trevor Brown appointed to be National Associate Rep. - Congratulations Trevor! 
  • Tanya Cromwell appointed as BuildPAC Trustee - Congratulations Tanya!

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Gold Key Boat Cruise:

A great time was had by all at the Exclusive Gold Key Boat Cruise. Thank You BuildPAC Contributors! Gold Key is the Backbone of Build-Pac Fundraising. By joining the Gold Key Club, NAHB members are protecting & improving the business environment for the building industry. Your investment helps make Build-pac a leader in Washington. For Information on how to contribute and becoming a Gold Key Member Click Here>>

New Gold Keys:

Jennifer Hickey

Kyle Woods.

Lance Snyder

Gary Hall

Jeff Brunner

Renewal Gold Keys:

Tanya Cromwell

Tyson Garten


Last Chance to get your Team Registered for Jim Amyx Membership Golf

We are still looking for teams for our Jim Amyx Membership Golf Tournament on August 4th. Did you know SPIKES Golf for Free! Email Membership for discount code. Last Day to Register is August 1st. Don't Miss Out REGISTER HERE>>


ECONOMIC NEWS: We're heading into a housing recession: NAHB CEO (video)

National Association of Home Builders CEO Jerry Howard says we're heading into a housing recession and home builders are going to start holding off on new projects. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets: The Close." MORE>>

A Full-Court Press on Housing Affordability-NAHB

NAHB Chairman Jerry Konter testified before Congress and had an op-ed published in MarketWatch highlighting the issue and outlining solutions.  MORE>>


10 Beach Reads for Home Builders from BuilderBooks 

Allow NAHB BuilderBooks to provide some beach reading that will be not only entertaining but advance your knowledge of the residential construction industry. MORE>>


BCASWI Clay Shoot-Out Competition Registration NOW Open!

Don't miss out on our annual Clay Shoot Out. This sells out fast! Join us this year at Caldwell Gun Club for a 100-round competition. Registration and Sponsorship are now open! Station Sponsors ONLY $75 Lunch, Drink and Raffle Sponsorships Needed,



PWB Fiesta School Supply Drive and Fundraiser 8/10 at 4PM ! 

Join the Professional Women in Building and let’s Fiesta! This is nacho ordinary School Supply Drive and Fundraiser! Come enjoy a taco cook off, sample salsa, and vote for your favorites. There will be mucho fun for all! Dunk a builder, ride a mechanical bull, music, face painting, games, prizes, raffle and more!

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Your NAHB Membership gives you a discount for Business Management Class for Building Professionals (Online)

Learn the management skills that give industry leaders the edge. This on-demand course will give you a solid foundation for managing small- to medium– sized building/remodeling and service companies. Learn critical elements, from planning to evaluating progress, and receive practical tips and tools for managing a business successfully. You’ll get a solid grasp of business best practices and practical tools of value whether you are a new or experienced business owner.. READ MORE ABOUT NAHB ONLINE COURSES>>


Advertising Opportunity- BCASWI Associates' Trailer

BCASWI Event Trailer has been purchased thanks to the hard work and dedication of the Associate’s Council Trailer committee. To further fund the trailer, we are offering an advertising opportunity of placing a logo on the trailer. The logo sponsorship will be for 2 years.  To Be include in the First Advertising Print Run Click here >>




BCASWI Executive Officer Position

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