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July/August 2021 Building Insight

Welcome to the July/August Edition of Building Insight! This month, we: Explore first-in-the-nation long-term care tax coming to Washington Announce…

Watch Housing Forum on demand

Last Thursday, BIAW staff and members presented at the Association of Washington Business’ Housing Forum at the Tacoma Convention Center.…

AWB Regional Transportation Meetings provide chance to voice opposition to statewide transportation impact fees

The Association of Washington Business is partnering with 10 Chambers of Commerce across the state to host regional transportation meetings…

BIAW joins opposition to emergency rules on wildfire smoke safety

The Washington Department of Labor & Industries has entered emergency rulemaking to address wildfire smoke exposure for outdoor workers. This…

BIAW invited to participate in 2021 Economic Symposium

The Washington Employment Security Department (ESD) – Labor Market and Economic Analysis (LMEA) division invites BIAW to attend its 2021…

NAHB works to address rising lumber prices

Lumber prices have more than quadrupled since April 2020 and this has caused the price of an average new single-family…