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Get vital insights into our region's economic health at our January 30 Economic Forecast Breakfast, presented by HomeStreet Bank. Register Now

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Save on health insurance, get discounted building supplies, receive workers’ comp refunds, and more.


Most companies save 10-15%.

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Improve safety and save money on workers’ comp.

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Grow your business with member-to-member advertising.

Homeowner's Handbook

Attention do-it-yourselfers! Browse our expert-driven guides and resources to get that weekend project done right.

Make home buying less stressful with help from John L. Scott, BECU, and more.

Premier Puget Sound builders tell you how-to just like the pros do.

Transform your spaces for the most dazzle—and the least dollars.

Make the most of your home and protect the value of your investment.

We Care About The Puget Sound

Our communities are also our homes. Learn how we help make our region a better place through our advocacy efforts, sustainability practices, and community outreach programs throughout King and Snohomish counties.


We advocate for builders on the federal, state, and local levels and assist members with permitting and regulatory issues.


We want to keep our region green. Learn how to certify green homes and implement green building practices.


From building free wheelchair ramps to painting community centers to park cleanups, our goal is to ensure everyone has a happy, healthy place to call home.


Members get discounts on events and classes.

Jan 30

SMC Economic Forecast Breakfast

Wake up, eat well, and be better prepared. Presented by HomeStreet Bank.
Feb 4

Construction Contracts and Lien Law

Structure contracts to minimize problems with customers or other contractors. Plus: how to prepare, record, and foreclose liens.
Feb 4

GRIP Education Meeting

Join us for one or both of these exciting topics: Getting your GRIP on Claims, Comp & Safety • Supervising for Safety
Feb 4

PWB Shaken, Not Stirred Happy Hour

But you can order your drink however you like.
Feb 4

First Aid/CPR in English

Make employee safety a priority with this potentially life-saving training.
Feb 5

Developer Builder Issues Council (DBIC) Breakfast

Solving Snohomish County issues starts with you.


“We hold meetings for existing residents even before buying the property, to talk with them and see if building there (in a particular neighborhood) would be a good fit in the first place.”

Aaron Fairchild, owner, Green Canopy Homes
Green Canopy Homes' Sam Lai, Kate Wells-Driscoll, Eric Lubert, and Aaron Fairchild


“The MBA Trust has consistently been 10–15% less expensive for us, even with the implementation of the Affordable Care Act.”

Todd Bennett, president of BDR Companies and a 21-year MBA Health Trust Member
Todd Bennett, president of BDR Companies


Catch up on the coolest tech, breaking industry news, latest advocacy efforts, and more.

  • Ribbon Cutting Held for Apprenticeship Program in Marysville

    In the coming semester, students in the program will be learning important building skills and constructing a cottage for a low-income family in need of a home. Skilled trades professions are vitally important and we are happy to be a community stakeholder in this program.

    Jan 10, 2020

  • Snohomish County to Update Review and Permit Fees

    The most recent update to its fee schedule was in 2008. There should be a draft fee document available for stakeholder review in February, with final adoption slated for July. Applications submitted up to that date will vest to existing fees.

    Jan 10, 2020

  • Renton Holds Hearing on Energize Eastside Project

    The Energize Eastside project is Puget Sound Energy’s plan to upgrade 16 miles of transmission line from Renton to Redmond. This backbone of the electric grid hasn’t had a major upgrade since the 1960s.

    Jan 10, 2020

  • Decorating Rules Everyone Should Know

    Redecorating your home is a great way to give it a quick and easy upgrade without the cost or hassle of a remodel. As you begin to think about how you want to redesign your space, consider these cardinal interior design rules to help you in your planning.

    Dec 5, 2019

  • Have a Spare Room? It Might Make a Fine AADU

    When it comes to building attached accessory dwelling units (AADUs), Seattle has some of the most flexible rules in the country. But the process isn’t as simple as you might think.

    Oct 31, 2019

  • When Remodeling, Make Sure the Price Is Right

    Remodeling projects are a great way to add value to your home, but it pays to be realistic about the price upfront.

    Oct 24, 2019

  • Pavilion Construction: Maude Apartments

    At an average unit size of 277 square feet, Maude Urban Living offers efficient living from both an economical and resource standpoint. Health and transportation-oriented features extend beyond the property line through proximity to community services and a transportation options portal in the front lobby.

    Jan 7, 2020

  • TC Legend: 5-Star Semiahmoo Resort Home

    This two-story, 5-Star certified home in the Semiahmoo Resort community of Blaine, WA features a tatami room, bringing an element of the Far East into this otherwise Western-style home. The room will serve as a simple gathering space or a place for meditation.

    Dec 11, 2019

  • BDR Holdings: Sonata at Columbia Station

    This new 91-unit transit-oriented development is certified both Built Green 4-Star and National Green Building Standard (NGBS) Bronze level. Committed to building green, BDR Holdings’ Sonata building obtained 535 points on the multifamily checklist—135 points over the required 400 points for 4-Star.

    Nov 7, 2019