SNHBA is an affiliate of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), a Washington D.C.-based trade association founded in 1942. They represent the largest network of craftsmen, innovators, and problem-solvers dedicated to building and enriching communities. Operating at the local, state and national levels, the NAHB Federation helps its members gain a competitive advantage. NAHB works to enhance the climate for housing and the building industry. Representing more than 140,000 members nationwide, NAHB strives to protect the American Dream of housing opportunities for all, while working to achieve professional success for its members who build communities, create jobs and strengthen our economy.