Councils & Committees

Keys to Empowering the Industry’s Future Leaders

Filed in Councils & Committees, Student Chapters by on April 18, 2018 0 Comments
Keys to Empowering the Industry’s Future Leaders

A growing group of female leaders is challenging the status quo and making their mark in residential construction with the help of NAHB’s Professional Women in Building (PWB) Council and Student Chapters program.

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Tell Us Why Your EO is Tops

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Tell Us Why Your EO is Tops

The Association Excellence Awards recognize honor the dedication of the EOs who run our local home builder associations and help their members’ businesses grow. And we need your help to give them the recognition they deserve.

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Defusing Objection Bombs in Sales

Defusing Objection Bombs in Sales

if you’re in sales, you’re going to deal with objections. And many new-home sales consultants have a difficult time overcoming objections from prospective buyers. Objections are like bombs: If not defused, they will blow up in your face! The key is learning how to masterfully mollify each situation. 

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What Retirement? Chuck Ellison Takes Council Leadership

Filed in 55+ Housing, Councils & Committees, Leadership by on March 28, 2018 0 Comments
What Retirement? Chuck Ellison Takes Council Leadership

Chuck Ellison is pretty much retired from his position as vice president of Miller and Smith, a greater Washington, D.C. building and development company. He now has the opportunity to do consulting work, the freedom to spend time with his family and a chance to serve as this year’s 55+ Housing Industry Council chair.

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EPA Clarifies Rules on Working with Lead Paint After Disasters

EPA Clarifies Rules on Working with Lead Paint After Disasters

The Environmental Protection Agency today provided needed clarification to the information it had posted regarding emergency renovations under the Renovation, Repair, and Painting Rule – clarification that NAHB has insisted its members need to get needed repairs completed while staying in compliance with the rule.

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Two SMCs Recruit Big During Membership Drive

Two SMCs Recruit Big During Membership Drive

New events and efforts to boost education and awards programs paid off well for two of the Federation’s sales and marketing councils in 2017 that together added 78 new members to their rosters.

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Here’s the Scoop on Board, Committee Meetings

Filed in Councils & Committees, Leadership, Membership by on February 19, 2018 0 Comments

Relive your favorite moments from the most recent NAHB Board of Directors meeting and the annual Meeting of the Members by taking a gander at the video highlights.

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Karen Schroeder Honored as PWB Woman of the Year

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Karen Schroeder Honored as PWB Woman of the Year

The NAHB Professional Women in Building (PWB) Council has named Karen Schroeder as NAHB PWB Woman of the Year for her dedication to promoting the efforts of women in building-related fields who contribute to and advocate for the industry.

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3 HBAs Granted Advocacy Program Funding

Filed in Councils & Committees, Leadership, Membership by on February 13, 2018 2 Comments
3 HBAs Granted Advocacy Program Funding

The NAHB State and Local Government Affairs Committee recently granted funding requests from three HBAs striving to make a positive impact on housing affordability and homeownership.

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55+ Builders See New Housing Trends in Florida

55+ Builders See New Housing Trends in Florida

The latest models and plans for 55+ community designs were on display last month during the International Builders Show in Orlando.

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