Statement of Candidate Fred Hoppe

Filed in Leadership by on February 22, 2017 0 Comments
Statement of Candidate Fred Hoppe

The NAHB Nominations Committee has certified two candidates for 2018 Third Vice Chairman: John “Chuck” Fowke of Valrico, Florida, who is a member of the Tampa Bay Builders Association, and Fred Hoppe of Lincoln, Nebraska, who is a member of the Central Nebraska Home Builders Association. The candidates will address the NAHB Board of Directors at the Midyear Board of Directors meeting in Washington, D.C.

Continue Reading »

Statement of Candidate John ‘Chuck’ Fowke

Filed in Leadership by on February 22, 2017 0 Comments
Statement of Candidate John ‘Chuck’ Fowke

The NAHB Nominations Committee has certified two candidates for 2018 Third Vice Chairman: John “Chuck” Fowke of Valrico, Florida, who is a member of the Tampa Bay Builders Association, and Fred Hoppe of Lincoln, Nebraska, who is a member of the Central Nebraska Home Builders Association. The candidates will address the NAHB Board of Directors at the Midyear Board of Directors meeting in Washington, D.C.

Continue Reading »

Cameroon Community Gets Life-giving Water

Filed in Construction Industry, NAHB Cares by on February 22, 2017 0 Comments
Cameroon Community Gets Life-giving Water

Guest blogger Eric Tilden, NAHB Program Manager for Sustainability and Green Building, is back with another post about his volunteer work with Engineers without Borders. It’s the motto for the 75th anniversary of NAHB: “We build communities.” For the good part of a century, NAHB and its members have been recognized as leaders of building […]

Continue Reading »

Congress Moves to Overturn OSHA Recordkeeping Rule

NAHB Chair Granger MacDonald issued the following statement regarding the joint resolution of disapproval introduced in the House today.

Continue Reading »

NAHB Leader Named to NIBS Board

Filed in Codes and Regulations, Leadership by on February 21, 2017 0 Comments

The National Institute of Building Sciences has named Michigan home builder and NAHB board member Don Pratt to a three-year term on its board of directors.

Continue Reading »

Remodeler’s Key to Success: Proactive Education

Filed in Awards, Remodelers by on February 21, 2017 0 Comments
Remodeler’s Key to Success: Proactive Education

For more than 25 years, John Gillette, owner of Craftsmanship by John in Houston, has maintained a get-‘er-done attitude, which is why he has been recognized as the NAHB Remodeler of the Month for February.

Continue Reading »

Employer Alert: Use the New I-9 Form

Filed in Business Management, Legal by on February 21, 2017 0 Comments

Because it wants to reduce errors and make it easier to complete the forms on a computer, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services has published a revised version of Form I-9, Employment Eligibility Verification, and all employers are now required to use it.

Continue Reading »

The Science and Art Behind Selling

The Science and Art Behind Selling

Tapping into what customers want and how to sell it to them proved to be a pretty common theme at the International Builders’ Show. These seven focal points could help boost your bottom line.

Continue Reading »

4 Ways to Differentiate Your Business

4 Ways to Differentiate Your Business

Alaina Money, division president of Garman Homes, a quirky custom home building company in the Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill area, dropped a bit of wisdom at the International Builders’ Show during a brief, high-energy presentation focused on ways to stand out.

Continue Reading »

NAHB Seeks Solutions as Lumber Prices Rise

Filed in Home Building by on February 17, 2017 5 Comments
NAHB Seeks Solutions as Lumber Prices Rise

Lumber prices are on the rise, and that’s not good news for home builders and their clients.

Continue Reading »

Advertisement