The Greater Houston Builders Association is a 76-year-old trade association that proudly represents all aspects of the residential building industry in the greater Houston area. The GHBA is the number 1 Homebuilders Association in Texas and the fourth largest builders association in the country. The GHBA has over 1,600 member companies representing more than 84,000 full-time jobs. The GHBA serves 11 counties, Harris, Montgomery, Fort Bend, Brazoria, Waller, Liberty, Wharton, Galveston, Matagorda, Austin and Colorado Counties.
Our mission is to be the voice of Houston’s residential construction industry, serving our members and the community by education and advocating professionalism and quality housing. The association interacts with the government, community and general public to enhance the business climate for its members, and to provide quality obtainable housing to the community it serves.
In 2016, the 25,000 homes built in the Houston metro area, generated over $7.4 billion into the local economy and created 83,577 jobs—plus Houston’s residential housing market continues to be one of the most affordable and stable in the nation. Buying a new home in the Houston area is one of the smartest investments you will ever make for yourself, your family and the local economy.