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Remodeler Builds Success Through Continued Engagement

Filed in Awards, Remodelers by on June 26, 2019 0 Comments
Remodeler Builds Success Through Continued Engagement

Lou Peluso has been honored as the NAHB Remodeler of the Month for June.

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Remodelers Council Leaders Discover Additional Member Benefits

Filed in Remodelers by on June 24, 2019 0 Comments
Remodelers Council Leaders Discover Additional Member Benefits

Local remodelers council leaders share how they were able to take advantage of an opportunity at the national level when they applied for and received the NAHB Remodelers Leadership Scholarship.

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How HBAs Can Take Membership to the Next Level

Filed in Membership by on June 20, 2019 0 Comments
How HBAs Can Take Membership to the Next Level

From recruitment and on-boarding, to engagement and retention, each stage of the cycle is important. NAHB is continuing two programs this fall to help HBAs take their membership successes to the next level.

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Sound Advice: The Costs of Sound Isolation for Home Theaters

Filed in Technology by on June 11, 2019 1 Comment
Sound Advice: The Costs of Sound Isolation for Home Theaters

One of the biggest challenges to creating a top-notch home theater — especially in urban areas — is sound isolation. But typically the best solutions come at a price.

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How to Connect Your Business Goals with Industry Trends

Filed in Business Management, Education by on June 5, 2019 0 Comments
How to Connect Your Business Goals with Industry Trends

Simply doing quality work doesn’t automatically result in earning strong profits. Most successful business owners would agree: creating, adhering to and updating a detailed business plan is essential for any company to survive — and ultimately, thrive.

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Fed’s Patience Continues as Labor Market Tightens

Filed in Economics by on May 9, 2019 0 Comments
Fed’s Patience Continues as Labor Market Tightens

Housing has generally underperformed thus far in 2019. Lagging housing construction is clearly connected to housing affordability declines stemming from the combination of interest rate effects and years of home price growth outpacing income growth.

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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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