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HUD Issues Timeline for FHA Multifamily Applications in Harvey-Impacted Areas

Filed in Disaster Response, Multifamily by on September 29, 2017 0 Comments

HUD will begin accepting new multifamily mortgage insurance applications in Harvey-impacted areas in October.

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NAHB Makes a Case to Streamline Code Development

ICC must put the brakes on the complicated code development process so that builders, code officials and other home building professionals can take a step back to study the state of building science and advances in technology and make cost-effective recommendations for change, rather than constantly wade through thousands of code proposals from hundreds of interest groups in the hopes of coming to a consensus, NAHB Second Cice Chair Randy Noel told ICC board members.

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The Top 12 Stories for 2015

Filed in Home Building by on December 31, 2015 1 Comment

What did you want to read about this year? Changes to closing rules, design trends, and economic forecasts. Click on the headlines to read these stories again, or to see what you missed.

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Associates Today: Special Message from Chairman Tom Woods

NAHB Chairman Tom Woods delivers a special note to Associate members in honor of Associate Member Appreciation Month.

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NLRB Delivers Crushing Blow to Small Businesses

Filed in Labor, Safety and Health by on August 28, 2015 2 Comments

In a long-awaited, 3-2 decision, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) changed the well-established standard for determining whether two separate and independent companies are joint employers under the National Labor Relations Act. The case is Browning –Ferris Industries of California, Inc. d/b/a BFI Newby Island Recyclery. BFI Newby Island Recyclery owned and operated a recycling […]

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Tom Woods Issues Statement on the Recent District Court Decisions on EPA Water Rule

Filed in Environmental by on August 28, 2015 0 Comments

NAHB Chairman Tom Woods issued the following statement concerning the recent District court rulings in North Dakota, West Virginia and Georgia on the Environmental Protection Agency’s rule defining the “waters of the United States” in the Clean Water Act. “Although the rule will cause harm to all 50 states, the mixed decisions to come out […]

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