Councils & Committees

Honor the Building Systems Industry’s Best

Honor the Building Systems Industry’s Best

Presented by the Building Systems Councils, the 2018 BSC Jerry Rouleau Awards are now accepting submissions.

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Grow Your Business With the Building Systems Councils Webcast Series

Grow Your Business With the Building Systems Councils Webcast Series

NAHB’s Building Systems Councils, representing manufactures, builders and suppliers of modular, panelized, log, timber frame and concrete homes, is excited to announce its monthly Lunch-N-Learn Webcast Series topics for the remainder of the year.

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Birmingham Builders Foster Growth Through Young Professionals

Birmingham Builders Foster Growth Through Young Professionals

The generation gap in the home building industry needs some serious attention. In response, young professionals councils and committees have been popping up in local HBAs around the country. The Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders, for example, has already hosted three hugely successful events in 2017.

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Nicole Goolsby: A Passion for Advocacy

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Nicole Goolsby: A Passion for Advocacy

The first time Nicole Goolsby met her state legislators on a trip to Raleigh, capital of her adopted state of North Carolina, “my eyes were opened to the importance of connecting with elected officials and sharing with them my thoughts on upcoming legislation, regulations and rules,” she said.

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NAHB Multifamily Builders Needed for Accessibility Survey

NAHB Multifamily Builders Needed for Accessibility Survey

Multifamily developers have plenty of stories about the difficulty of trying to comply with the myriad and sometimes conflicting, rules and regulations designed to make housing more accessible for those with disabilities. NAHB is hoping that some new survey responses will help to iron out the process.

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2018 Best of 55+ Housing Awards Now Open

2018 Best of 55+ Housing Awards Now Open

What impresses your clients most: You and your staff telling them your company’s work is great, or a national panel of experts? If your projects appeal to the mature market with designs that showcase innovation, pick up on emerging trends and demonstrate quality, it’s time to get the recognition you deserve by entering the Best […]

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55+ Insights, Trends and More for Spring

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55+ Insights, Trends and More for Spring

The Spring issue of NAHB’s 55+ Housing online magazine is ready for download, with stories about marketing trends, floor plans, and a look at the future.

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Bringing NAHB Courses to Canada and Beyond

Vince Butler has had the pleasure of teaching NAHB Education classes in Canada since 2011. He has visited five provinces, many of them multiple times, and spoken with dozens of Canadian builders about their businesses, the market and challenges they face every day. The most striking observation is the overwhelming similarity between American businesses and that of our friends north of the border.

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55+ Builder Confidence Down, But Still Positive

Despite a 12-point drop from the previous quarter, builder confidence in the single-family 55+ housing market remains in positive territory for the first quarter of 2017 with a reading of 55, according to the NAHB 55+ Housing Market Index, released today. This is the 12th consecutive quarter with a reading above 50, which means that more builders view conditions as good than poor.

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PWB: Building Leaders – and Confidence

PWB: Building Leaders – and Confidence

Everyone knows how scary it can be to jump into something new. As an immigrant, a non-native English speaker, and a woman in a traditionally male-dominated industry, Xiaobei Sullivan has faced her fears head on to become a leader in the building industry.

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