Membership

NAHB Mourns Associate Leader Jerry Cowan

Filed in Leadership, Membership, NAHB Cares by on August 17, 2017 0 Comments

Gerald “Jerry” Cowan, a longtime and dedicated member from Greensboro, N.C., passed away July 29. Across the NAHB Federation, Mr. Cowan was heralded as someone who was always ready to help, never afraid to reach for a goal, and blessed with a tirelessly encouraging spirit.

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Building Rockets Isn’t the Same as Building Homes

Filed in Business Management, Membership by on August 8, 2017 0 Comments
Building Rockets Isn’t the Same as Building Homes

Client communication is critical, but especially if the client is an engineer or technology professional who, naturally, wants to be highly involved in the build process. Builder Mark Rovere shares his insights from working with a long list of “gear head” clients in the Huntsville, Ala. market.

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But Where Will He Park It?

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But Where Will He Park It?

Budget Blinds of Eastern Iowa’s Hudson Whitley scored a hole in one July 18 at the Greater Iowa City Area HBA’s annual Nail Drivers Open and won a very nice prize.

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Ivory Coast Seeking Builders

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Ivory Coast Seeking Builders

With more than 20 million citizens, the Ivory Coast is open to new forms of construction that could help accelerate the home building process and alleviate the West African republic’s housing shortage.

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Happy Fourth!

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Happy Fourth!

NAHB’s offices will be closed through 8:30 a.m. July 5 in commemoration of our nation’s Independence Day holiday.

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Celebrate National Homeownership Month in June

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Celebrate National Homeownership Month in June

As NAHB and its members celebrate National Homeownership Month in June, more than two-thirds of Americans believe that owning a home is an essential part of the American Dream.

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Birmingham Builders Foster Growth Through Young Professionals

Birmingham Builders Foster Growth Through Young Professionals

The generation gap in the home building industry needs some serious attention. In response, young professionals councils and committees have been popping up in local HBAs around the country. The Greater Birmingham Association of Home Builders, for example, has already hosted three hugely successful events in 2017.

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GM Savings: The Clincher for This Member

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GM Savings: The Clincher for This Member

Thanks to his NAHB membership, Dave Rauch just saved $1,000 on a new truck – and has saved about $48,000 over the past four years.

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Young Pros Reveal 3 Most Valuable Takeaways from IBS 2017

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Young Pros Reveal 3 Most Valuable Takeaways from IBS 2017

NAHB wants to show younger members of the industry all the benefits of attending the NAHB International Builders’ Show. Applications open today for the IBS Scholarship Program for NAHB members under 35.

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Who are NAHB Builder Members?

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Who are NAHB Builder Members?

The 2016 annual member census conducted by NAHB reveals that 60% of our builder members are single-family builders, 23% are residential remodelers, 6% are commercial builders, 5% are multifamily builders and 4% are land developers. Commercial remodelers and manufacturers of modular/panelized/log homes each comprise 1% of the builder members.

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