Member Resources



One Association = One Membership

Your BIA Membership is now all inclusive! When you join the LA-Ventura chapter, you automatically become a member of the other chapters in the Southern California region (Orange County, Riverside, and Baldy View), as well as the other tiers of our organization at no additional charge.

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Get to know your future business partners at a variety of networking events, from the annual golf tournament to regular dinner meetings.

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Government Affairs & Advocacy

BIA-LAV is your resource on emerging governmental issues that will affect your business. The Chapter operates Government Affairs Advisory Boards to track and influence governmental policy related to housing and land use.

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The Chapter regularly hosts educational events to help you stay on top of issues and trends shaping the building industry. From multi-day certification classes to seminars to panel discussions, these sessions keep our members informed.

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Affinity Programs

BIA-LAV offers a variety of affinity programs that provide exclusive member discounts and advantages.

get-involvedGET INVOLVED

Getting involved with the BIA not only supports the industry, but also provides you with opportunities to develop new business relationships, new skills, and increase your understanding of the issues facing our industry.

Stay abreast of what’s happening with BIA-LAV by following us on Twitter or taking part in the discussion in our group on LinkedIn.

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General Membership Meetings

Membership Meetings are every other month, typically on Thursday evenings. Events range from social gatherings to important programs on items such as the economic outlook.

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Committees help plan and support several key aspects of the chapter’s work. They are also an ideal way to introduce you to people from a wide range of companies involved in the building industry.

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The Chapter’s Political Action Committee makes contributions to candidates who understand the need for housing in our region and who are working to meet demand.

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Special Events

There are several key annual events that are great networking opportunities, such as the Golf Tournament each summer and the Installation and Awards event in November.

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Government Affairs

This committee tracks and influences the policies of city and county governments related to home building. The BIA-LAV Government Affairs Committee is focused on the cities of Los Angeles and Ventura Counties.

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Partnership Program

The BIA-LAV Partnership Program provides exposure for a company member seeking to align itself with the Chapter. A portion of the sponsorship is dedicated to your attendance at Chapter events.


BIA-LAV is committed to developing educational opportunities for our members to better prepare them for what will impact their business in the coming months and years.

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Speaker Series

Several times each year, the Chapter invites a regional leader to speak with members at an intimate luncheon. The speaker series features elected officials, directors from planning and building & safety departments, and other regional regulatory bodies.

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NAHB Education

NAHB Education provides members with many collaborative, dynamic, professional development opportunities. Whether you’re looking to advance your career or gain additional knowledge about a particular topic, NAHB Education offers a wide range of learning options. Along with sponsor Lowe’s ProServices, NAHB is committed to providing the best residential building knowledge to foster success in the industry.

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