Builder Investment Membership

$638.00 for 1 year

A Builder Member is any individual who is the owner of or is employed by a firm that has been in the business of building or remodeling homes, apartments, schools, commercial industrial, or other structures. Or does land development.



Participate in the Indiana Quality Assurance Builders Standards

Certificate of General Liability with minimum coverage of $500,000. 

Attend 9 meetings a year to participate in the Parade of Homes. Please note that you can sign up a member of your team as an Affiliate Member and their attendance to the meetings will count towards this requirement.

Please fill out the application below to sign up for this membership.




    Contact Preference

    If applicable, please list up to two (2) persons from your company, in addition to yourself, from whom you would like name badges for:

    BAEC Sponsor/Member

    Our paramount responsibility is to our customers, our community, and our country.
    • Honesty is our guiding business policy.
    • High standards of health, safety, and sanitation shall be built into every home.
    • Members shall deal fairly with their respective employees, subcontractors and suppliers.
    • As members of a progressive industry, we encourage research to develop new materials, new building techniques, new building equipment, and improved methods of home financing, to the end that every home purchaser may get the greatest value possible for every dollar.
    • All sound legislative proposals affecting our industry and the people we serve shall have our informed and vigorous support.
    • We hold inviolate the free enterprise system, and the American Way of Life. We pledge our support to our associates; our local, state and national associations; and all related industries concerned with the preservation of legitimate rights and freedom.
    • We assume these responsibilities freely and solemnly, mindful that they are part of our obligation as members of the National Association of Home Builders, the Indiana Builders Association, and the Builders Association of Elkhart County.
    PARADE OF HOMES PLUS POLICY: Association members, participating in the event or not, shall not use the phrase “Parade of Homes Plus” without express permission in connection with any form of advertising or promotional activity outside of the Association sponsored “Parade of Homes Plus”. Member will show further courtesy by not conducting an open house during the Parade of Homes hours, unless that open house is normally a part of your open house schedule.

    INDIANA QUALITY ASSURANCE BUILDER STANDARDS: All Builder members agree to participate in the Indiana Quality Assurance Builder Standards Program by signing a commitment to the Standards.

    Application Review Process
    Initial review of applications is conducted by the Membership Committee. Final approval or denial is made by a majority vote of the Board of Directors.


    Additional Voluntary Opportunities

    *If you’ve already filled out an application for a membership you do not need to fill out another for additional voluntary opportunties.