National Association of the Remodeling Industry, Pacific NW Chapter

    Established in 1952, NARI Pacific NW is the only trade association in Oregon dedicated exclusively to the residential remodeling industry. NARI Pacific NW is made up of members and local chapters throughout the state of Oregon and Southwest Washington.

    The NARI Pacific NW membership is comprised of remodeling professionals, including general contractors, specialty contractors, subcontractors, designers, architects, suppliers, vendors, manufacturers, utilities, and professional services. Our members are interested in promoting common business interests and improving the home improvement and residential as well as the commercial remodeling industry through various means such as continueing education and ethics standard

    Latest Announcements from our Industry:

    Below is a link to Hanley-Woods Cost vs Value report for 2020.  They’ve been generating this data for many years, and you will likely find value in this content.

    On February 10, 2020, the City of Portland will start using a new version of AMANDA, the software used to manage the permitting process. As we transition to upgraded AMANDA software, our services will be available according to the schedule below.
    Read More (https://beta.portland.gov/bds/news/2020/1/13/new-permitting-software-upgrade-impact-service-availability-february)

    City of Portland, Bureau of Development Services      SERVICE UPDATE    January 6, 2020              Can a single-family dwelling have more than one kitchen?                                                          
    Click here to view the full Building Official Determination which also includes the Covenant (https://www.portlandoregon.gov/bds/article/750915) .

    ** UPDATED: City Council is Seeking Input on a Draft Resolution for Future

    Projects on Title 11, Trees, regarding Trees in Development Situations
    Updated Resolution: Thank you to the many Portlanders who shared recommendations to inform the development of the Title 11 (Tree Code) Resolution. Over 130 comments from a wide range of stakeholders on the draft resolution were received and reviewed. The resolution was revised based on this input. Read the proposed resolution with edits shown in track changes here (https://www.portlandoregon.gov/bds/article/750618) . Read the proposed resolution without track changes here (https://www.portlandoregon.gov/bds/article/750619) .

    Portland’s existing deconstruction ordinance is expanding. Effective on and after January 20, 2020 permit applications for demolition of a house or duplex built in 1940 or earlier will be required to deconstruct using a Certified Deconstruction Contractor (https://www.portlandoregon.gov/bps/article/595154) .

    DSC and Permitting Services will be CLOSED all day on Thursdays starting December 19, 2019 until March 2020

    NARI National News

    NARI is pleased to announce our partnership with Mediaplanet for their Construction in America campaign, available today in USA Today! Find out the exciting innovations happening in the construction industry, from artificial intelligence implementation to cloud-based solutions, and discover how industry professionals, celebrity influencers, and businesses are looking ahead to help shape our future.

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    Membership in NARI Pacific NW provides that extra edge that helps you stand apart from your competitors.  NARI Pacific NW is considered to be the voice of remodelers in Oregon, NARI Pacific NW strives to keep members abreast of industry issues and trends. 

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    Upcoming Events

    Workforce Committee Meeting

    The Workforce Committee will be partnering with local schools, community, and local governments to establish pertinent training and create a strong workforce pipeline for our industry.
    March 10, 2020 | 10:30 AM

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    NARI Pacific NW Membership Meeting - Workforce Development Panel

    Join us for our membership meeting to talk about workforce development.
    March 11, 2020 | 5:30 PM

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    Codes Committee Meeting

    The Codes Committee has direct involvement with local building officials on issues related to code interpretations and revisions.
    March 12, 2020 | 9:30 AM

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