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BIAW helps you keep score

BIAW has completed its 2021-22 legislative scorecard. Elections matter—and so do votes. We compiled vote counts on 22 bills affecting…

85% of Washington unable to purchase median-priced home

The Building Industry Association of Washington has released a new report showing only 15% of Washington could afford to purchase…

Weigh in on new heat hazard rules

L&I invites builders to a virtual stakeholder meeting on May 4 to gather input on proposed updates to the state’s…

BIAW launches “Cut the Costs” campaign to bust the myths about housing costs

BIAW has a message for millennials: “It’s time to cut the costs of new homes – and you have the power to…

BIAW’s building code proposals increase flexibility and protect housing affordability

BIAW has proposed two changes to Washington’s Residential Code to increase flexibility and protect housing affordability. With the price of…

April 2022 Building Insight

Welcome to the April 2022 Building Insight! This month, it’s an ROII takeover! View Design Trends for 2022 Shaped by…