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September Brings Great IBS Discounts

September Brings Great IBS Discounts

Registration is open for the 75th annual NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS), the largest annual, light-construction trade show in the world. The show returns in 2019 to Las Vegas Feb. 19-21 after a two-year stint in Orlando, Fla.

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NAHB Mourns Passing of James Nistler

Filed in Leadership by on September 7, 2018 0 Comments

Former Oregon HBA president and HUD official James Nistler died on Aug. 17 in Medford, Ore.

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Alicia Huey Seeks Certification as Candidate for NAHB 2020 Third Vice Chair

Filed in Councils & Committees, Leadership by on September 7, 2018 10 Comments

The NAHB Nominations Committee has announced that Alicia Huey, president of AGH Homes Inc. in Birmingham, Ala., submitted her letter of intent to seek certification as a candidate for NAHB 2020 Third Vice Chairman at the 2019 International Builders’ Show meetings. She is a member of the Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders.

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Up Your Sales and Marketing Game

Filed in Business Management, Education, Sales & Marketing by on September 6, 2018 0 Comments
Up Your Sales and Marketing Game

With new technologies and more informed and demanding buyers than ever, home builders and remodelers need to stand out from the crowd. This NAHB online course is a great help.

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2 Texas HBAs Find Social Success

Filed in Leadership by on September 6, 2018 0 Comments
2 Texas HBAs Find Social Success

Two Texas HBAs – one big, one small – are enjoying outsize success with the skillful use of social media – and have lessons for other HBA leaders looking to boost the value of membership.

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GSE Reform Needed Now, Coalition Says

Filed in Capitol Hill, Housing Finance, Leadership by on September 5, 2018 0 Comments
GSE Reform Needed Now, Coalition Says

NAHB has joined a coalition of 30 trade associations in the real estate, lending and home building industries to urge Congress and the Trump administration to lock in recent reforms to Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and take the status of these GSEs out of limbo.

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Top Spike Focuses on Doing Business with Fellow Members

Filed in Membership by on September 5, 2018 0 Comments
Top Spike Focuses on Doing Business with Fellow Members

Way to bring it home for Associate Appreciation Month: Two of the Top Spikes for July are Associate members of NAHB and highlight the effectiveness of recruiting by doing business with members.

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NAHB Helps HBAs Launch Advocacy Efforts

Filed in Codes and Regulations by on August 28, 2018 0 Comments
NAHB Helps HBAs Launch Advocacy Efforts

NAHB granted state and local HBAs nearly $50,000 during the Midyear Board of Directors Meeting in July to help them with important advocacy issues that could set a precedent for home builders nationwide.

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New Home Sales Edge Down 1.7% in July

Filed in Economics by on August 23, 2018 2 Comments
New Home Sales Edge Down 1.7% in July

Sales of newly built, single-family homes inched down 1.7% in July to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 627,000 units after an upwardly revised June report, according to newly released data by HUD and the U.S. Census Bureau. On a year-to-date basis, sales are up 7.2% from this time last year.

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Multifamily Builder and Developer Confidence Dips Slightly

Filed in Multifamily by on August 23, 2018 0 Comments
Multifamily Builder and Developer Confidence Dips Slightly

Confidence in the multifamily housing market edged down in the second quarter of 2018, according to the Multifamily Production Index released today by NAHB.

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