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Resources to Promote National Homeownership Month in June

Filed in Homeownership, Membership by on June 2, 2020 0 Comments
Resources to Promote National Homeownership Month in June

National Homeownership Month in June is an opportunity to remind consumers about the evolving role of the home and its importance in our lives.

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Virtual Parade, Home Show Generates Sales

Filed in Disaster Response, Membership by on May 29, 2020 1 Comment
Virtual Parade, Home Show Generates Sales

Two HBAs share their insights on hosting a virtual parade of homes and home show.

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State Statutes Provide Insight on Obtaining Permit Extensions

Filed in Disaster Response by on May 27, 2020 0 Comments
State Statutes Provide Insight on Obtaining Permit Extensions

Builders across the country are concerned about existing permits expiring before projects are finished. NAHB members can reference existing state statues to help navigate the permit extension process.

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HBA Outreach Tells Community: We’re Open for Business

Filed in Disaster Response, Membership by on May 20, 2020 0 Comments
HBA Outreach Tells Community: We’re Open for Business

The Home Builders Association of Greater Des Moines created a video public service announcement to reinforce the message that the residential construction industry is open for business and is strictly adhering local, state and industry safety standards.

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What Businesses Need to Know about Workers’ Comp and COVID-19

Filed in Labor, Safety and Health, Legal by on May 14, 2020 2 Comments
What Businesses Need to Know about Workers’ Comp and COVID-19

Access to workers’ compensation for COVID-19 depends on your state’s laws. Guidance is available from states and organizations that have addressed this issue.

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BUILD-PAC Launches ‘Minutes with a Member’ Town Hall Series

Filed in Capitol Hill, Membership by on April 27, 2020 0 Comments
BUILD-PAC Launches ‘Minutes with a Member’ Town Hall Series

BUILD-PAC contributors can join NAHB for a weekly opportunity to interact with members of Congress who are fighting for the housing industry every day.

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HBA LEGO Contest Captures Hearts and Minds During COVID-19

Filed in Disaster Response, Home Building, Membership by on April 20, 2020 0 Comments
HBA LEGO Contest Captures Hearts and Minds During COVID-19

The Chippewa Valley Home Builders Association (CVHBA) hosted a LEGO contest for students at home. The contest gained significant interest locally and generated more than 500 entries.

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Business Community Partnership Fuels Construction Career Fair Success

Filed in Labor, Safety and Health by on March 12, 2020 1 Comment
Business Community Partnership Fuels Construction Career Fair Success

More than 1,500 students in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, participated in skilled trade demos and learned about the residential construction industry during a two-day career event.

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Rookie Team Takes First Place at NAHB Student Competition

Filed in Awards, Student Chapters by on March 5, 2020 0 Comments
Rookie Team Takes First Place at NAHB Student Competition

Team Frederick was one of several teams across the country this year who entered the NAHB Student Competition at the 2020 International Builders’ Show (IBS).

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Builder Creates Foundation to Address Local Workforce Development Gap

Filed in Construction Industry, Labor, Safety and Health by on February 17, 2020 0 Comments
Builder Creates Foundation to Address Local Workforce Development Gap

A North Carolina-based non-profit connects students with internships that lead to full-time jobs and hosts programs that generate significant exposure to career paths in the residential construction industry.

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