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News Release: Governor appoints Olympia building leader to State Building Code Council

OLYMPIA…Gov. Jay Inslee has appointed Olympia building leader Daimon Doyle to the Washington State Building Code Council (SBCC). A highly…

BIAW attacks illegal fines on new front Friday

BIAW General Counsel Jackson Maynard will take another shot at invalidating new fines implemented by the Washington Department of Fish…

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…