Councils & Committees

3 Standout Councils Highlight Membership Best Practices

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3 Standout Councils Highlight Membership Best Practices

Across the country, many councils are making exceptional efforts to grow their membership. At the 2020 International Builders’ Show, some were recognized and awarded for their efforts in recruitment and retention.

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Happy International Women’s Day from NAHB

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Happy International Women’s Day from NAHB

NAHB is proud to celebrate women in the home building industry as part of International Women’s Day, held annually on March 8, and recognize all the many ways women work to advocate for, strengthen and contribute to the housing industry.

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Keys to Success from Trailblazing Female Members

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Keys to Success from Trailblazing Female Members

This year, there are at least seven female local HBA presidents across the country who are either the first-ever female president at their respective HBA or the first female president in several decades. Today, we are highlighting three of these women and their achievements.

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Two Ways to Save on NAHB Spring Leadership Meeting Travel

Two Ways to Save on NAHB Spring Leadership Meeting Travel

The Associate Members Committee and NAHB Remodelers each offer programs to help defray costs for deserving local leaders to attend NAHB’s Spring Leadership Meeting, held June 16-20 in Washington, D.C.

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Building Systems Councils Announces 2020 Chair

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Building Systems Councils Announces 2020 Chair

Tifanee McCall is a longtime member of the Building Systems Councils (BSC) and a major advocate of the systems-built housing industry. She has been a member of NAHB for nearly 30 years and BSC member for over a decade. It is no surprise that due to her dedication to NAHB and the industry, she was recently named the 2020 BSC chair.

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Judy Dinelle Honored as PWB Woman of the Year

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Judy Dinelle Honored as PWB Woman of the Year

The NAHB Professional Women in Building (PWB) Council has named Judy Dinelle as NAHB PWB Woman of the Year for her countless time, dedication, and effort to promoting the efforts of women who contribute to and advocate for the building industry.

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NAHB Plans 70th Anniversary Celebration for EOC

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NAHB Plans 70th Anniversary Celebration for EOC

The EOC will kick off the yearlong celebration at IBS.

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MIT Report Spotlights Need to Reform Policies on Factory-Built Housing

MIT Report Spotlights Need to Reform Policies on Factory-Built Housing

According to a new study from the MIT Humanitarian Supply Chain Lab, factory-built houses — i.e., modular, panelized or pre-assembled homes — could help increase affordable housing stock and significantly aid in disaster response and recovery. However, factory-built homes comprise only 3% of single-family homes in the United States. What can be done to better utilize these types of homes?

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BSC Honors Lifetime Achievement Award Winner at Housing Summit

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BSC Honors Lifetime Achievement Award Winner at Housing Summit

Recognizing a distinguished career in the systems-built housing industry, the S.A. Walters Award was presented to Michael H. Weber of The Euclid Chemical Company earlier this month at the 2019 Building Systems Housing Summit.

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Top 3 Takeaways from 2019 Building Systems Housing Summit

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Top 3 Takeaways from 2019 Building Systems Housing Summit

Members of the offsite construction community gathered last week in Pittsburgh for NAHB’s annual meeting of the systems-built housing industry, the Building Systems Housing Summit. Attendees took advantage of numerous networking opportunities and enjoyed presentations by thought leaders in offsite home building.

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