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How Gen Z and Millennials are Changing Home Building Forever

Filed in Design, Education by on June 18, 2020 2 Comments
How Gen Z and Millennials are Changing Home Building Forever

NAHB’s webinar, “How Gen Z and Millennials Are Changing Home Building Forever,” scheduled for Wednesday, June 24, will highlight how these consumers are making an impact on home design with their strong home buying preferences

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Fresh Air Design Options for Post-COVID-19 Market

Filed in Design, Disaster Response, Environment by on June 15, 2020 6 Comments
Fresh Air Design Options for Post-COVID-19 Market

While the pandemic has upended many things, enjoying the outdoors doesn’t need to be one of them. Whether a leafy home in the suburbs or a large apartment building in the city, there are many ways to design outdoor areas to expand living spaces for health, relaxation and recreation.

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IBS Exhibit Home Takes Renovations to Another Level

IBS Exhibit Home Takes Renovations to Another Level

Originally built in 1973, the home that will become The New American Remodel 2021 featured a total of five levels, with a variety of angles and different ceiling heights. Working with that unique design was what initially attracted Rob Smith, owner of E2 Homes, to take on the project.

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Location Is Everything for Multifamily Design

Filed in 55+ Housing, Awards, Design, Multifamily by on June 10, 2020 0 Comments
Location Is Everything for Multifamily Design

Location can play an important part in the design of a home — especially the creative ways in which multifamily buildings can take advantage of their locality. Recent award-winning designers have taken a number of different approaches. See how they did it.

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Ohio Urban Infill Project Improves Quality of Life in Neglected Neighborhood

Ohio Urban Infill Project Improves Quality of Life in Neglected Neighborhood

The Residences at Career Gateway is a community housing development, funded with the help of Low-Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTCs), which aims to revitalize the south side of Columbus and connect residents with meaningful workforce supports.

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IBS 2021 Show Home Boasts Spaciousness in an Urban Setting

IBS 2021 Show Home Boasts Spaciousness in an Urban Setting

Built within the densely populated Winter Park community of Orlando, The New American Home® 2021 will showcase many of the amenities today’s home buyers are seeking – most notably, a prime location.

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The Future of Multifamily Design

Filed in Design, Disaster Response, Multifamily by on June 3, 2020 9 Comments
The Future of Multifamily Design

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced residents to look at a number of their everyday experiences — including the way they live. In multifamily developments, the areas of real changes will occur based on two components: health and safety protocols, and consumer demands.

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Explore Research Data on Popular New Home Features

Filed in Design, Education, Trends by on May 25, 2020 3 Comments
Explore Research Data on Popular New Home Features

NAHB’s webinar It’s 2020—and THIS is What Buyers Want, scheduled on May 27, will explore the design and structural features of today’s new homes and highlight how consumer preferences have changed home design over the last two decades.

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Demand for Home Offices, Exercise Rooms Could Grow in Wake of Pandemic

Filed in Design by on May 13, 2020 3 Comments
Demand for Home Offices, Exercise Rooms Could Grow in Wake of Pandemic

Lockdown orders implemented across the United States to fight the spread of the coronavirus have given rise to more people working from home and engaging in other activities indoors that they would normally do in public spaces. With the major shift in where people spend their time, it is important to examine the data currently available on home buyers’ preferences for home offices and exercise rooms, as demand for these specialty rooms may grow.

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NAHB Hosting Two Free Webinars on the Future of Housing After COVID-19

Filed in Design, Disaster Response, Education, Multifamily by on May 13, 2020 5 Comments
NAHB Hosting Two Free Webinars on the Future of Housing After COVID-19

Two upcoming webinars – both free to NAHB members – will explore different aspects of home building and the housing industry as the world adjusts to a new reality in the wake of COVID-19.

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