Led by real estate developers and investors doing business in four main areas: commercial, industrial, tourism and housing.
We lead change in the industry and advance land use policies, regulations and design practices that balance development and our environment.
The Puerto Rico Builders Association is a non-profit organization established in 1951. The PRBA is the local chapter for the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and the Urban Land Institute (ULI). We proudly represent the leaders in housing, commercial and industrial and tourism sectors. We also represent investors and professionals related to the Puerto Rico’s real estate development and the construction industries. Our main objective is to promote and lead planned development, that is safe and sustainable, as to serve as an a principal productive economic driver motor for our island, in collaboration with the private and public sectors in Puerto Rico.
Today, more than ever, the Puerto Rico Builders Association has become more relevant, due to the efforts made to promote and boost our economy with the collaboration of all sectors.
Please join our holistic conversation, and contribute to rebuild a new Puerto Rico true to what our 21st century world requires.
Let’s Build the Future Together!
Emilio Colón Zavala, PE
Puerto Rico Builders Association
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The Puerto Rico Builders Association strives to have an active and well-informed community. We impact our industry through seminars, forums, networking events and meetings with important market leaders who have a strong sense of vision for Puerto Rico’s social and economic development. Our advocacy efforts are focused in improving our island’s ease of doing business as well as our competitiveness indexes, taking it to a top ten jurisdiction in the World Bank and World Economic Forum reports.
The PRBA, in its continuous efforts regarding the country’s bests interests in the construction industry and its rebuilding, actively participated in ...Read More
PRBA Contributes with the Department of Education in its State Convention on Professional Development
Puerto Rico Builders Association (PRBA) collaborated with the Puerto Rico Department of Education in its 2019 Convention on Professional Development. PRBA ...Read More
The Chairman of the Board of the Puerto Rico Builders Association (PRBA), Emilio Colón Zavala, PE recently participated in the “Institute ...Read More
San Juan- The Puerto Rico Builders Association (PRBA) held a conversatory CONSTRUCTION COSTS VS. VALUE centered in the in depth ...Read More
Luego de 18 meses del paso por Puerto Rico del huracán María, el debate en torno a las burocracias y las ...Read More
Grupo Guayacán and the PRBA Launch Call for Applications for the 3rd Edition of Their Joint Fellowship Program
The Puerto Rico Builders Association (PRBA) and Grupo Guayacán, Inc. (GGI) announced the call for applications for the third annual PRBA-Guayacán ...Read More
Under the premise that the proposed municipal ordinance that will regulate the short-term rentals has the appearance of unconstitutionality by restricting ...Read More
Wow, what a show! Even the bizarre weather —it snowed in Vegas on Wednesday night— didn’t dampen the 75th annual International ...Read More
La Asociación de Constructores de Puerto Rico reiteró ayer su oposición al proyecto de ordenanza que pretende regular el negocio de ...Read More
Si bien es cierto que el invertir en bienes raíces es una de las mejores decisiones que una persona puede tomar, ...Read More
La ACPR expresa su oposición a la Ordenanza Municipal que regularía el alquiler de propiedades a corto plazo
21 de febrero de 2019 – La Asociación de Constructores de Puerto Rico (ACPR) hizo pública su oposición al proyecto de ...Read More
Cuando ocurre un desastre natural, uno de los requerimientos del gobierno federal es que se designe un representante autorizado por el ...Read More
Lunes, 11 de febrero de 2019 – El plan del gobierno para capacitar a 2,100 estudiantes de cuarto año para laborar ...Read More
6 de febrero de 2019 – Rick Scott, quien en enero tomó posesión como senador republicano por Florida, aseguró ayer que va ...Read More
4 de febrero de 2019 – Recién se ha materializado una alianza entre el sector privado y el gobierno para adiestrar ...Read More
31 de enero de 2019 – (SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO) – El gobernador Ricardo Rosselló Nevares informó que 84 maestros del Departamento de ...Read More
January 31, 2019 – HBA of Puerto Rico Community Development Corp., a non-profit organization affiliated to the Puerto Rico Builders Association ...Read More
January 30, 2019 – HBA of PR Community Development Corp., a not for profit organization of the Puerto Rico Builders Association ...Read More
January 30, 2019 – These were two of the seminars that the Puerto Rico Builder’s Association (PRBA) recently offered as part ...Read More
Victor Manuel Torres raised one hand, about waist level, indicating how high the sea rose in his house during Hurricane Maria ...Read More