Leadership

NAHB Calls on Congress to Enact Comprehensive Housing Finance Reform

Filed in Capitol Hill, Housing Finance, Leadership by on November 2, 2017 1 Comment
NAHB Calls on Congress to Enact Comprehensive Housing Finance Reform

Congress must move swiftly to implement comprehensive reforms to the nation’s housing finance system to ensure that housing credit remains readily available and affordable in the future, NAHB said in testimony today.

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Republican Tax Reform Plan Slams Middle Class

Filed in Capitol Hill, Codes and Regulations, Leadership by on November 2, 2017 31 Comments
Republican Tax Reform Plan Slams Middle Class

“The House Republican tax reform plan abandons middle-class taxpayers in favor of high-income Americans and wealthy corporations. The bill eviscerates existing housing tax benefits by drastically reducing the number of home owners who can take advantage of mortgage interest and property tax incentives,” said NAHB chairman Granger MacDonald.

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HomeAid Commemorates Homelessness Awareness Month

Filed in Leadership, NAHB Cares by on November 1, 2017 0 Comments
HomeAid Commemorates Homelessness Awareness Month

The 17 HomeAid America chapters nationwide have designated November as Homelessness Awareness Month, and the HBAs that partner with each chapter are ready to participate in fundraising and community service events to highlight the need to eradicate homelessness.

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NAHB Prepares Tax Reform Offensive

Filed in Capitol Hill, Economics, Homeownership, Leadership by on October 30, 2017 15 Comments
NAHB Prepares Tax Reform Offensive

NAHB continues to decry the House of Representatives’ rejection of a homeownership tax credit that would include both mortgage interest and property taxes to benefit up to 37 million additional home owners, and has served notice that we plan to deploy all necessary resources to ensure that the middle-class tax benefits of homeownership are part of this week’s planned release of a tax reform package.

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Five Spikes Shine in September

Filed in Leadership, Membership by on October 27, 2017 0 Comments
Five Spikes Shine in September

Every month, we recognize the top recruiters in each region: the Spikes who are spreading the great news about membership in their HBAs and the NAHB Federation. Congratulations to these dedicated members recruited the most new members to our association this September.

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Dean Mon Speaks at Diversity in Construction Gala

Filed in Awards, Construction Industry, Global Housing, Leadership by on October 24, 2017 0 Comments
Dean Mon Speaks at Diversity in Construction Gala

NAHB Third Vice Chairman Dean Mon recently spoke to attendees of the Diversity in Construction Reception at the National Housing Center, NAHB’s Washington, D.C. headquarters. The association partnered with groups including the Metro D.C. Hispanic Contractors Association for the event.

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Texas Builders Break Ground on Trade School

Texas Builders Break Ground on Trade School

An Oct. 5 groundbreaking ceremony for the Howard College-San Angelo Construction Trades Center of Excellence was also a day to celebrate expanded career choices for Texas high school graduates – and a new generation of skilled construction workers.

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NAHB Supports White House Efforts to Reduce Regulatory Burdens

Filed in Codes and Regulations, Leadership by on October 3, 2017 2 Comments
NAHB Supports White House Efforts to Reduce Regulatory Burdens

NAHB CEO Jerry Howard joined Administration and industry leaders at a White House event Monday, highlighting the need to reduce the regulatory burden on businesses and the economy.

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Focusing on Our Future Leaders

Filed in Councils & Committees, Leadership by on September 22, 2017 0 Comments
Focusing on Our Future Leaders

As NAHB’s Professional Women in Building (PWB) Week draws to a close, we take a look ahead to the future and the young women who will one day help lead our industry. PWB, in partnership with NAHB Student Chapters and the Young Professionals Committee, is helping to develop the next generation of female leaders. Through mentoring […]

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Meet the Quick Issues Index

Filed in Councils & Committees, Leadership by on September 22, 2017 0 Comments
Meet the Quick Issues Index

When the NAHB leadership meets to discuss the challenges and celebrate the accomplishments of our Federation, they have a lot of information to digest: Easy access to advocacy updates, stats on budgetary trends, membership growth figures and more allow the board to continue to make informed, efficient decisions.

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