Stay Safe in the Trenches

Stay Safe in the Trenches

NAHB has long been in the business of providing resources to keep our members, their employees and subs safe on the jobsite, and the Trenching and Excavating Toolkit is just one example.

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Builder Confidence Slips Two Points as Lumber Prices Soar

Filed in Economics by on June 18, 2018 1 Comment
Builder Confidence Slips Two Points as Lumber Prices Soar

Builder confidence in the market for newly built single-family homes fell two points to 68 in June on the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index. The decline was due in large part to sharply elevated lumber prices, although sentiment remains on solid footing.

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Builders Respond to Growing Interest in ‘Green’ Homes

Builders Respond to Growing Interest in ‘Green’ Homes

During National Homeownership Month in June, we’re focusing on the critical role that the home plays in our lives and how NAHB members are finding innovative ways to build the American Dream.

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Technology and Aging in Place, Part 1: The Basics

Filed in Design, Remodelers by on June 15, 2018 0 Comments
Technology and Aging in Place, Part 1: The Basics

Although Ohio Certified Aging-in-Place Specialist Ric Johnson assists Alzheimer’s and early-onset dementia patients and their families, the technology he’s using has potential for broad applications in the rapidly growing aging-in-place market.

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Call for Nominations for Designees and Educators of the Year

Filed in Awards, Education by on June 15, 2018 0 Comments
Call for Nominations for Designees and Educators of the Year

These awards recognize building professionals who broaden their careers with NAHB designations, stay current with continuing education and pass that knowledge along to peers. But we need your help to identify them.

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Nearly One-Third of Multifamily Development Costs Stem From Regulations

Nearly One-Third of Multifamily Development Costs Stem From Regulations

Regulation imposed by all levels of government accounts for an average of more than 32% of multifamily development costs, according to new research released today by NAHB and the National Multifamily Housing Council.

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New Webinar: Instagram for Bigger Sales

Filed in Education, Sales & Marketing by on June 14, 2018 0 Comments
New Webinar: Instagram for Bigger Sales

Learn how to harness this powerful, photo-sharing tool to promote your business on a daily — even hourly — basis, right from your smartphone

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More than 170 Lawmakers Take a Stand for Homeownership

Filed in Capitol Hill by on June 14, 2018 7 Comments
More than 170 Lawmakers Take a Stand for Homeownership

At the behest of NAHB, 171 members of Congress this week sent a joint letter to the Trump administration calling on the U.S. to resume talks with Canada to negotiate a new softwood lumber trade agreement.

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Deadline Looms for Legal Action Fund Requests

Filed in Councils & Committees, Leadership, Legal by on June 13, 2018 0 Comments
Deadline Looms for Legal Action Fund Requests

Applications are due June 22 for the NAHB Legal Action Fund, which provides financial assistance to state and local HBAs as well as their builder/developer members involved in litigation with the potential to significantly affect the industry.

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Celebrate National Safety Month with Free NAHB Resources

Filed in Labor, Safety and Health by on June 13, 2018 0 Comments
Celebrate National Safety Month with Free NAHB Resources

This is the perfect time to review your company’s policies, procedures and resources on worker safety. NAHB has the tools to get you started.

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