Current News Spotlight

  • The Kentucky Design & Remodeling Awards - 2015

    Today opens registration for this year’s awards.  All HBAK members have until August 1, 2015 to register for the awards and until September 18, 2015 to submit their project.  All the forms, rules, etc.

  • Waters of the U.S. Rule Takes Effect Aug. 28

    The new definition of “waters of the U.S.” (WOTUS) under the Clean Water Act becomes effective Aug. 28, and it will make a big difference for property owners who suddenly find out that they need to consult with the federal government before they can develop their land.

  • New Guide Helps Builders Comply with Impending Lending Rules

    The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has released a new online tool to help real estate professionals, lenders and other industry professionals learn about impending changes to mortgage lending rule

  • Thanks for a great 10th anniversary to the KY Construction Career Days

    The HBAK thanks all those who joined us for the 2014 Kentucky Construction Career Days on September 23rd and 24th at the Shelby County Fairgrounds.

    About 2,100 students attended this year's event, which also marked the tenth anniversary for the Kentucky Construction Career Days.

  • Evan Williams Experience

    “Evan Williams Bourbon Experience”

    To Host HBAK members at Summer Meeting


    The Evan Williams Bourbon Experience, a highlight on Kentucky’s “Bourbon Trail” will host the members of HBAK at the Summer Meeting on the evening of Thursday July 23rd.


  • New Home Closing Rules to Take Affect August 1!

  • 2015 HBAK Scholarship Applications due by April 15

    Please note that HBAK Scholarship applications are due by April 15, 2015.

    If you are a member, your children or grandchildren are eligible for these scholarships!

  • CAAK/HBAK Regional Code Seminars

    CAAK and HBAK to Sponsor

    Ten Regional Residential Code Seminars

    In February and March


  • 2015 Kentucky legislative session convenes January 6, 2015

    The Kentucky General Assembly will begin its 2015 legislative session on Tuesday, January 6, 2015.

    This short session of the legislature will feature consideration of many issues, including over 600 individual pieces of legislation that will be filed during this period.

  • HBAK members needed for Construction Career Days

    The 2014 Kentucky Construction Career Days will be held on September 23 and September 24, both days from 9am until 1pm. The event this year will be held in Shelbyville at the Shelby County Fairgrounds.