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WBC members include:  accountants, architects, bankers, bonding agents, consultants, developers, engineers, general contractors, government officials, insurance agents, labor unions, lawyers, manufacturer's representatives, property managers, public utilities, realtors, small businesses, subontractors, suplliers, trade associations.  

Joining the Washington Building Congress gives you the power to effect change in your industry. It lets you establish relationships with the decision makers who buy your products and services, and it gives you access to the kind of topical news and information you cannot find elsewhere.

Begin building your business by joining the Washington Building Congress. We will send you more information about the many benefits of joining the "umbrella organization" of the architectural, engineering and construction industry.

Any company, partnership, association, agency, or individual with an active interest or involvement in the commerical real estate, design, and construction industry in National Capital region will benefit from membership in the Washington Building Congress.



  • Company - $1,000 - Includes two firm representatives who receive all membership publications and benefits, and who are listed in the Industry Index and online membership directories.  A company listing and 25-word description is also included in the Index, as well as fifteen classified listings.


    • Additional Representatives - $100 for up to five - with a paid company membership only - add up to five additional representatives who will receive all membership publications and benefits, as well as a listing in the membership directories.  There is no limit to the number of additional representatives a company can add (i.e. $100 for up to five, $200 for up to 10, etc.)
  • Small Business - $500  - Qualifying small businesses and individuals can join the association under this classification and receive all of the benefits of a full company member.  The association is actively seeking increased participation from this sector of the industry. 
  • Government/Institution - $100 - Any person employed by a government agency or holding a position in an institution, university, or trade association. These individuals receive all membership publications and benefits, as well as a listing in the Industry Index and online directories.  
  • Emeritus/Retired - $50 - For individuals who have officially retired and would like to continue to be part of the association and active in the industry.  These individuals receive all membership publication and benefits, as well as an individual listing in the Industry Index and online directories.  

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Note: The association’s membership/fiscal year runs October 1 to September 30, with annual renewal payments due September 30.  New members who joined during the current fiscal year will be prorated for the new membership year.