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New ‘Connect 10’ Program Helps Younger Companies Grow

Filed in Business Management, Membership by on May 6, 2019 1 Comment
New ‘Connect 10’ Program Helps Younger Companies Grow

As a stepping stone to membership in the 20 Clubs, Connect 10 is built around a series of virtual meetings developed as a convenient and appealing platform for newer company owners.

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Next Gen Wi-Fi for Crowded Home Networks

Filed in Technology by on April 26, 2019 0 Comments
Next Gen Wi-Fi for Crowded Home Networks

For now, many consumers see “Wi-Fi 6” as the solution to their overcrowded network. This latest version of Wi-Fi claims improved speed, capacity and battery consumption.

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Recent Evidence of Housing’s Affordability Struggle

Filed in Economics by on April 26, 2019 0 Comments
Recent Evidence of Housing’s Affordability Struggle

NAHB’s chief economist describes how despite several positive factors — low unemployment, solid household formations, accelerating income growth and lower mortgage interest rates — high housing prices continue to hold back sales volume growth.

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No. 1 Communication Key to Keep Your Clients Cool and Content

Filed in Awards, Remodelers by on April 22, 2019 0 Comments
No. 1 Communication Key to Keep Your Clients Cool and Content

Allowing a client’s phone call, email or text to go unanswered “is like going to bed being angry at your spouse,” said Clint Lovette, CGR, CAPS, president of Lovette Design+Build in Birmingham, Ala. “It only makes it worse in the morning.”

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Will 5G Replace the Network Wires in My House?

Filed in Business Management, Technology by on April 12, 2019 1 Comment
Will 5G Replace the Network Wires in My House?

The fifth generation of cell technologies is quickly gaining momentum as the number of 5G test markets across the country grows. But 5G might still be in need of refinements before it takes over more traditional networks.

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Remodeler’s Business Focus: ‘Grow Responsibly’

Filed in Awards, Remodelers by on March 27, 2019 0 Comments
Remodeler’s Business Focus: ‘Grow Responsibly’

Doing quality work and surrounding himself with the right people are reasons why Kurt Clason has enjoyed great success thus far in his career, and why he’s been named the NAHB Remodeler of the Month for March.

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7 Standout Remodelers and Councils in 2018

Filed in Awards, Remodelers by on March 26, 2019 0 Comments
7 Standout Remodelers and Councils in 2018

Dedicated individuals and successful councils from HBAs across the nation who exemplified best practices within the remodeling industry were recently honored with Council Awards for Demonstrating Remodeling Excellence.

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Homes for Life Awards Recognize Top Remodeling Projects

Filed in Awards, Remodelers by on March 25, 2019 1 Comment
Homes for Life Awards Recognize Top Remodeling Projects

NAHB Remodelers recently announced the winners of its annual Homes for Life awards during the 2019 International Builders’ Show. The awards recognize exceptional remodeling projects that effectively incorporate aging-in-place and universal design.

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New 55+ Council Chair Focused on Connecting Members

Filed in 55+ Housing, Councils & Committees, Leadership by on March 19, 2019 0 Comments
New 55+ Council Chair Focused on Connecting Members

One of the leading building and 55+ community developers, Karen Schroder, a builder from East Lansing, Mich., was recently installed as the 2019 chair of the 55+ Housing Industry Council.

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Scholarship Offers a Jump Start for Remodelers Council Leaders

Filed in Councils & Committees, Remodelers by on March 15, 2019 0 Comments
Scholarship Offers a Jump Start for Remodelers Council Leaders

The 2019 NAHB Remodelers Leadership Scholarship will provide $1,500 to offset travel expenses for local chairs or vice chairs of NAHB Remodelers-affiliated councils to attend NAHB’s Spring Board Meetings in Washington, D.C., June 4-8.

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