Founded in 1957, VBRA is a Vermont-based 501 (c) 4, non-profit Trade Association. We are affiliated with the National Home Builders Association and a network of local associations throughout the United States.
The Association provides programs and services that make a difference to your business. The VBRA has adapted to change over the years, continuing to be a resource and continuous voice at the State and Local level, and in offering educational opportunities to keep members on top of industry standards and trends.
Being a member of the Vermont Builders and Remodelers Association matters! VBRA is driven by members, staff, and a governing Board of Directors consisting of representatives of our local membership. The Association is dedicated to offering opportunities that will enhance businesses and educating them on the latest building industry information. With over 250+ members leading the way to promoting an economic climate that supports the construction industry.
Our Members pride themselves on being "A Step Above the Rest!". They work on accountability, industry education, and contribute to the community. Members believe in and accept the responsibilities and obligations inherent in providing building services in Vermont.
Our Membership Options:
A. Associate Membership - this membership is open to any person, firm or corporation, engaged in any allied trade, industry or profession within the territorial jurisdiction of this Association; is of good character and business reputation; agrees to abide by the provisions of the By-Laws of this Association; and meets with the approval of the Board of Directors.
B. Non-Profit Membership - this membership is open to any person, firm or corporation engaged in the business of building or providing services to the home building industry and maintains a non-profit 501 (c) status with the Internal Revenue Services, and; agrees to abide by the provision of the By-Laws of the Association;’ subscribes to the purposes of this Association; and meets with the approval of the Board of Directors.
C. Affiliate Members - this membership is open to any employee of a Builder, Associate or Non-profit member, who is of good character and business reputation; agrees to abide by the provisions of the By-Laws of this Association; and meets with the approval of the Board of Directors.
The mission of the VBRA is to promote, enhance, and maintain a positive business and economic environment conducive to the construction of new housing, the renovation of existing housing, and commercial development. The Association is committed to providing for the housing needs of all Vermonters and to creating competitive advantages for its members.
To be the Association for every building professional in Vermont.