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Let’s Grow: Register for the National Membership Drive

Filed in Membership by on March 29, 2017 0 Comments
Let’s Grow: Register for the National Membership Drive

This year, the NAHB Federation is focusing on net growth during the 2017 Membership Drive. HBAs can earn up to a total of $1,500.

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Meet Kristin Han, HCCP

Filed in Education, Multifamily by on March 29, 2017 0 Comments
Meet Kristin Han, HCCP

March is National Designation Month, and NAHB is shining a spotlight on some of its successful graduates, like Kristin Han, HCCP, vice president of compliance for WNC Inc. in Irvine, Calif.

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Submissions Now Open for IBS Education Sessions

Filed in Education, International Builders' Show by on March 27, 2017 0 Comments
Submissions Now Open for IBS Education Sessions

Each year, NAHB selects nearly 300 speakers to present education sessions at IBS on an array of industry topics ranging from sales and marketing, to technology, design and remodeling. NAHB is looking for education session ideas that are original and full of innovative content.

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White House Seeks NAHB’s Help to Seat Gorsuch

Filed in Legal, Membership by on March 24, 2017 13 Comments
White House Seeks NAHB’s Help to Seat Gorsuch

As Senate Democrats prepare for a filibuster, the Trump Administration has called on NAHB to help speed the appointment of Neil Gorsuch to the U.S. Supreme Court — and your association is honored to comply.

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Energy Star Cuts Among Trump’s Proposals

President Trump has released a proposed budget that includes cuts to a number of programs run by the Environmental Protection Agency – including the popular Energy Star certification program for new and remodeled homes and many home appliances.

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S. Robert August Named ‘Legend’ of the Industry

S. Robert August Named ‘Legend’ of the Industry

The NAHB National Sales and Marketing Council has honored S. Robert August, MIRM, CMP, CSP, Master CSP, with the Legend of Residential Marketing award.

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100,000th Home Certified to National Green Building Standard

100,000th Home Certified to National Green Building Standard

The National Green Building Standard Green Certification Program has reached a major milestone with certification of the 100,000th home to meet its requirements.

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New Home Sales Up 6.1% in February

Filed in Economics, Home Building by on March 23, 2017 0 Comments
New Home Sales Up 6.1% in February

Sales of newly built, single-family homes continued to expand, rising 6.1% in February to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 592,000 units, according to newly released data from HUD and the Census Bureau.

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Solar: Not for Everyone

Filed in Codes and Regulations, Design, Environmental by on March 23, 2017 0 Comments
Solar: Not for Everyone

The solar panel industry and efficiency advocates have not backed off their efforts to require all new homes to be “solar-ready.” NAHB supports solar, but no mandates that give buyers no say in the matter even when solar doesn’t work for them.

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Meet David Miles, CMP, MIRM

Filed in Education by on March 22, 2017 1 Comment
Meet David Miles, CMP, MIRM

March is National Designation Month, and NAHB is shining a spotlight on successful graduates so our members know more about them – and perhaps get another reason to explore the NAHB Designations program.

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