Deadline Nears to Submit Recipes for NAHB’s Second Cookbook

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Deadline Nears to Submit Recipes for NAHB’s Second Cookbook

The Aug. 17 deadline is approaching to submit recipes for NAHB’s second cookbook, Around Our Table. Submit your recipes through nahb.org today and be a part of this important Federation-wide effort. Send pictures of your dish along with the recipe.

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NAHB Supports OSHA Safe + Sound Week Beginning Today

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NAHB Supports OSHA Safe + Sound Week Beginning Today

NAHB is an official supporting partner of OSHA’s Safe + Sound Week 2018, a nationwide awareness campaign on the value of health and safety programs that include management leadership, worker participation, and a systematic approach to finding and fixing hazards in workplaces.

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$5,500 Raised for Associate Grants at Midyear Fundraiser

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$5,500 Raised for Associate Grants at Midyear Fundraiser

NAHB and the National Housing Endowment Associate Member Leadership Fund hosted an event that raised $5,500 for the Associates Leadership Grant at the recent Midyear Board of Directors Meeting in Portland, Oregon.

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Study Shows Massachusetts Opioid Deaths Highest Among Construction Workers

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Study Shows Massachusetts Opioid Deaths Highest Among Construction Workers

Workers in the construction industry are six times more likely to die of an opioid overdose than the average worker and account for nearly a quarter of all overdose deaths among the working population.

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Don’t Miss the Deadline! Enter NAHB Awards by Aug. 24

Don’t Miss the Deadline! Enter NAHB Awards by Aug. 24

There’s still time to enter your company’s best work to some of the building industry’s most prestigious national awards programs. Winning one of these highly respected NAHB honors puts your firm on the fast track to recognition in your community, your industry, your peers and – most importantly – your clients.

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Housing Affordability Hits 10-Year Low in 2nd Quarter

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Housing Affordability Hits 10-Year Low in 2nd Quarter

Only 57.1% of new and existing homes sold between the beginning of April and end of June were affordable to families earning the U.S. median income of $71,900. Housing affordability is at its lowest reading since mid-2008.

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Treasury Releases Draft Regulations for 20% Pass Through Entities

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Treasury Releases Draft Regulations for 20% Pass Through Entities

The Treasury Department today released draft regulations for the new 20% pass through entity deduction under the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017.

The proposed regulations concern the deduction for qualified business income under Section 199A of the Internal Revenue Code.

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Small Business Loans Now Available Through Kabbage

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Small Business Loans Now Available Through Kabbage

NAHB’s latest Member Advantage Program, Kabbage®, provides a simple, modern way for small business members to access funding with the flexibility they need.

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Grants Help Members, HBAs Fight Industry Issues

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Grants Help Members, HBAs Fight Industry Issues

The NAHB Executive Board has approved five new grants to members and state and local HBAs as recommended by the NAHB Legal Action Committee during the Midyear Meeting last month. The grants range in size from $5,000 to $25,000.

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Garbage Dump Gets a ‘Green’ Makeover in Builders’ Show Home

Garbage Dump Gets a ‘Green’ Makeover in Builders’ Show Home

The New American Remodel 2019 will feature something truly unique for the International Builders’ Show — and especially for the desert region of Las Vegas — a lush, green, backyard orchard.

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