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What Home Buyers Want in 2019

Filed in Economics, Housing Trends by on February 20, 2019 0 Comments
What Home Buyers Want in 2019

Laundry rooms and energy-saving features such as Energy Star appliances, windows and whole house certification are among the most wanted home features, according to survey results from NAHB released today during a press conference at the International Builders’ Show.

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Are You Maximizing Your Membership?

Filed in International Builders' Show, Membership by on February 18, 2019 0 Comments
Are You Maximizing Your Membership?

Do you know all the benefits afforded through NAHB membership? Are you taking advantage of all the tools and resources available to NAHB members? Stop by NAHB Headquarters at the International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas to find out.

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What’s Cooking with Smart-Home Kitchen Design

Filed in Design, International Builders' Show by on February 15, 2019 0 Comments
What’s Cooking with Smart-Home Kitchen Design

IBS attendees can learn firsthand what it takes to create a smart kitchen during a special education panel, “Smart Kitchens: How Design & Technology Trends Can Simplify Life for Homeowners,” on Wednesday, Feb. 20.

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Make the Most of the Builders’ Show with the IBS 2019 Mobile App

Filed in International Builders' Show by on February 15, 2019 0 Comments
Make the Most of the Builders’ Show with the IBS 2019 Mobile App

Keep your IBS schedule handy with the IBS 2019 mobile app, available through iTunes or Google Play. The app includes detailed information on all the products and activities available during the week of the show to help you navigate the event.

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NAHB Professional Women in Building to Charter 6 New Councils at IBS

NAHB Professional Women in Building to Charter 6 New Councils at IBS

At its annual board of trustees meeting at the International Builders’ Show, PWB will charter six new councils, whose leadership is eager to support their local communities, network with other female professionals, and encourage more women to pursue careers in the building industry.

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Independent Living Communities Meet Growing Needs of Baby Boomers

Filed in 55+ Housing, Design by on February 12, 2019 0 Comments
Independent Living Communities Meet Growing Needs of Baby Boomers

Baby boomers are changing what the 55+ housing industry looks like to accommodate their specific needs, especially as they relate to socialization and active interests. See which trends appeal to this demographic.

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IBS 2019 Green Banter & Beer: Learn How You Can Go Your OWN Way

IBS 2019 Green Banter & Beer: Learn How You Can Go Your OWN Way

The popular Green Banter & Beer event returns to the International Builders’ Show this year. Join us at the High Performance Building Zone for “Young Professionals – You Can Go Your OWN Way,” featuring a five-person panel of young professionals who will share their experiences in forging their own paths in the construction industry.

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7 Added Benefits for NAHB Members Through New Affinity Program

Filed in Membership by on February 7, 2019 1 Comment
7 Added Benefits for NAHB Members Through New Affinity Program

Members can now add entertainment and travel to that list, thanks to a new affinity program with Entertainment Benefits Group (EBG).

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Nearly 24,000 Residential Construction Jobs Added in January

Filed in Economics, Labor, Safety and Health by on February 5, 2019 2 Comments
Nearly 24,000 Residential Construction Jobs Added in January

Last month, residential construction saw the greatest gain in employment since February 2018, following strong growth in December.

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4 Cities Added to LIHTC Maps

Filed in Codes and Regulations, Housing Trends, Multifamily by on February 5, 2019 0 Comments
4 Cities Added to LIHTC Maps

NAHB has added Detroit, San Diego, Tampa, Fla., and Minneapolis to its exclusive series of maps detailing metro areas where the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) is used to develop new affordable homes and apartments.

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