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Duane Dougherty, Treasurer

Treasurer Duane Dougherty – Heritage Bank – VP, Branch Manager – Carson City Duane has more than 30 years’ experience in the banking industry. Prior to joining Heritage Bank, he held various bank management positions.  A graduate of UC Berkeley, Duane’s extended professional development included attending UNR, the American Institute of Banking, and Napa Leadership Foundation.  Duane is very involved in the community, …

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Thank you to our GOLD and SILVER Corporate Sponsors!

Thank you to the continued support of our GOLD Sponsors, Miles Construction and RCM Realty; and to the continued support of our SILVER Sponsor, Heritage Bank. Being a Nevada Builders Alliance Corporate Sponsor provides a unique opportunity to engage our state-wide member companies, now over 700, and communities through events, communications, and social media. As sponsors, a few of the …

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SUMMARY OF AB 125

SUMMARY OF AB 125 by Owen Mackedon, Josh Correlli and Peter Bernhard  INTRODUCTION       Assembly Bill No. 125 was approved by Governor Sandoval on February 24, 2015.  Many of AB 125’s provisions became effective immediately upon Governor Sandoval’s approval, thereby amending Nevada Revised Statutes (“NRS”) Chapter 40 (among others), and modifying rights and remedies in construction defect litigation. This summary of …

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Women in Construction Week, March 1-7

Celebrating Women in Construction “We are always proud to promote the many contributions made by women to the construction industry and are excited to celebrate Women in Construction Week, March 1-7. The focus of WIC Week is to highlight women as a visible component of the construction industry. It is also a time for local chapters to give back to …

Larry Peyton, Secretary of the Board

Larry Peyton moved to Nevada in 2004 from Northern California.  Larry is a Nevada and California licensed insurance agent offering personal, commercial, life and health insurance lines – a true one stop shop when it comes to your insurance needs. Being a member of different business organizations, commercial insurance has become the focus for Larry.  Priding himself in giving back …

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Real Estate Realities

There is a new reality show coming to Northern Nevada, and it includes home improvement, repairs, and sales. It is going to be in the HGTV DIY style, Real Estate Realities will be both entertaining and educational. It will provide the viewers with some great home improvement ideas and some of the harsh realities of real estate. Learn more in …

Mark Turner, Vice President of the Board

Mark Brendan Turner is a Nevada licensed Nevada General Contractor holding for more than a decade and is also a Nevada Real Estate Broker licensed in the state for 20 years. Mr. Turner moved to Carson City, Nevada in 1992 and has maintained full time residency since that time.  Mr. Turner earned a BA in Finance (1992) from Washington State …

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BAWN Workforce Development

“Workforce Development” is turning into quite a buzzword these days but to all of us here at Nevada Builders Alliance, it is more than that. We are actually walking the walk. Over the past several months, we have been reaching out to local organizations, builders’ groups and educators to learn what resources are already in place in the area of …

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The Builders Alliance stands in Support of Construction Defect Reform

UPDATE: On Wednesday, February 25 AB 125  Governor Sandoval signed AB 125 into law. This is a huge step forward for construction defect and Chapter 40 in Nevada, and we couldn’t have done it without your help and the support of our legislators. THANK YOU!!! UPDATE: On Friday, February 20 AB 125 pass the Senate with a 11-8 vote and will be …