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Now that spending is back up and consumers are increasingly interested in buying new (or new-er) homes, remodeling expenditures are likely to grow at a more gradual pace than in recent years, according to NAHB economists. That means remodelers will have to identify new ways to maintain their share of the market.
Drywall rarely gets any of the spotlight. Those who attend the 2017 International Builders’ Show are eligible to see for themselves some of the latest innovations in drywall technology by touring The New American Remodeled Home.
For just the second time since the Great Recession, the Federal Reserve increased its target for the federal funds rate by 25 basis points. While still low, rates are likely to continue a gradual ascent in the years ahead. The current outlook is for three additional rate hikes in 2017.
NAHB economists recently determined that for every $1,000 increase in the cost of today’s median-priced home, nearly 153,000 American households are “priced out” and would no longer be able to afford it.
Improper drainage, active soils, or simply poor design are frequently the culprits. But research shows that, by far, the most common cause of residential structural failure stems from insufficiently compacted fill material. A new article on nahb.org reveals just how prevalent (and costly) the issue is, and how it can be avoided.
The roof is often one of the most overlooked and underappreciated aspects of a homes. But the roof of The New American Remodeled Home 2017 is likely to be one of the first things people will notice when the home is unveiled during the International Builders’ Show Jan. 10-12.
One of the most popular sessions of the International Builders’ Show returns for IBS 2017 with an all new lineup of featured guests and future trends.
For only the second time in the history of NAHB’s International Builders’ Show, attendees will have the opportunity to experience a remodeled showcase home—The New American Remodeled Home—in conjunction with The New American Home.
Robert Wood has worked hard to build a reputation for consistently delivering high-quality work and top-notch service to his clients. Being able to demonstrate that time and again has led to a steady stream of referrals, and it’s a big part of why Wood was named November’s NAHB Remodeler of the Month.