Global Housing

Three Innovative Products Honored at IBS

Three Innovative Products Honored at IBS

NAHB has named three creative new products as the Global Innovation Award winners for 2016. The winners are an educational course series by Wellness Within Your Walls, an exterior-wall insulation technology by Timber Block, and an electric fireplace replacement product by Dimplex.

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Around the World at IBS

Around the World at IBS

With just under eight weeks to go until the 2017 NAHB International Builders’ Show, home building industry professionals representing 55 different countries from around the world have already registered to attend. Two of the biggest draws for U.S. visitors is the International Central—a convenient and comfortable meeting place at the show where members can rest, relax, mingle or conduct […]

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Global Housing Event Echoes NAHB’s Housing Agenda

Filed in Global Housing, Housing Trends by on October 25, 2016 2 Comments
Global Housing Event Echoes NAHB’s Housing Agenda

NAHB representatives have just returned from Ecuador, where they share the association’s housing agenda and learned more about housing issues around the globe at Habitat III, the United Nations Conference on Housing and Sustainable Urban Development. The meeting, which drew thousands of people from around the world, took place Oct. 17-20 in Quito. Held every […]

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Spotlight Your Business with NAHB’s Global Innovation Award

The NAHB Global Innovation Award recognizes the most advanced and innovative products and services from NAHB Global Members as well as U.S. members who offer their products internationally.

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NAHB in the World: Engineers Without Borders

Filed in Environmental, Global Housing, NAHB Cares by on August 18, 2016 1 Comment
NAHB in the World: Engineers Without Borders

When I practiced civil engineering and private consulting, it was the projects that sought a greener, healthier alternative over standard practice that I enjoyed the most. Over time, it has become the focus of my career — and why I am part of Engineers Without Borders.

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