Multifamily

How the Multifamily Industry Is Adapting to COVID-19 Compliance Challenges

Filed in Education, Multifamily by on May 27, 2020 0 Comments
How the Multifamily Industry Is Adapting to COVID-19 Compliance Challenges

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected multiple facets of both business and day-to-day life. Multifamily properties experience a unique challenge in that they combine both under the same roof — business operations as well as residential life — along with a host of other components, such as common areas and amenities, as well as the compliance requirements to operate the facility. On Wednesday, June 3, NAHB will host a webinar to highlight best practices in property management and compliance and provide action plans for the COVID-19 crisis.

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Housing Data Hint at Potential for Economic Recovery

Housing Data Hint at Potential for Economic Recovery

NAHB Chief Economist Robert Dietz looks at the economic data that came out during the week of May 18 and examines how that is effecting the housing market. Despite the weak numbers, Dietz states that the notable resiliency of housing demand amid historic job losses is an indicator of the potential of the housing sector to help the lead the economy in an eventual rebound.

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Pandemic Concerns Weaken Multifamily Builder and Developer Confidence

Filed in Economics, Multifamily by on May 21, 2020 0 Comments
Pandemic Concerns Weaken Multifamily Builder and Developer Confidence

Confidence in the market for new multifamily housing weakened significantly in the first quarter of 2020, according to results from the Multifamily Market Survey (MMS) released today by NAHB.

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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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Survey: Tell Us How COVID-19 Is Impacting the Multifamily Industry

Filed in Disaster Response, Economics, Multifamily by on May 11, 2020 5 Comments
Survey: Tell Us How COVID-19 Is Impacting the Multifamily Industry

NAHB would like to understand how COVID-19 continues to impact business for multifamily builders and developers. Responses will help NAHB advocate for policy changes to keep the housing sector running with as little disruption as possible during this difficult time.

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NAHB Urges Congress to Support Affordable Housing, LIHTC in Next Package

Filed in Capitol Hill, Disaster Response, Multifamily by on May 7, 2020 2 Comments
NAHB Urges Congress to Support Affordable Housing, LIHTC in Next Package

NAHB, as part of the A Call To Invest in Our Neighborhoods (ACTION) Coalition, sent to congressional leaders a letter urging them to stabilize the affordable housing system by including provisions to support the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) and mitigate the damage to affordable housing production that is already occurring as a result of the COVID-19 crisis.

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Developer-Nonprofit Partnership Provides Affordable, Accessible Housing

Filed in Awards, Multifamily by on May 5, 2020 1 Comment
Developer-Nonprofit Partnership Provides Affordable, Accessible Housing

Lawson Companies partnered with two nonprofits to purchase and redevelop two buildings into higher-density affordable housing serving people with disabilities.

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What You Need to Know about COVID-19 Multifamily Mortgage Financing and Forbearance

Filed in Disaster Response, Membership, Multifamily by on May 1, 2020 0 Comments
What You Need to Know about COVID-19 Multifamily Mortgage Financing and Forbearance

In partnership with the Mortgage Bankers Association, NAHB is presenting a webinar on May 7 for NAHB members on multifamily mortgage lending and forbearance developments during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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NAHB Sends White House Policy Proposals to Boost Housing and the Economy

NAHB Sends White House Policy Proposals to Boost Housing and the Economy

NAHB recently sent the White House a list of policy recommendations designed to help the residential construction industry to survive the COVID-19 economic disruption and be a force that leads the economy out of recession.

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HUD Secretary Carson Updates NAHB Members on COVID-19 Housing Response

HUD Secretary Carson Updates NAHB Members on COVID-19 Housing Response

In an exclusive webinar for NAHB members, U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson and Federal Housing Commissioner Brian Montgomery today outlined specific measures the agency has implemented to battle the COVID-19 pandemic and lauded the efforts of NAHB during this outbreak.

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