Take Advantage of IBS Pre-Show Courses

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Take Advantage of IBS Pre-Show Courses

Your trip to the NAHB International Builders Show in Las Vegas in February is a prime opportunity to grow your business.

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Home Builders Give Communities a Hand Up  

Home Builders Give Communities a Hand Up  

Custom home builder Tom Gipson from Raleigh, N.C., doesn’t shy away from a challenge.  In fact, 16 years ago he came up with an idea to build hundreds of homes in one week for Habitat for Humanity.   
That idea blossomed into the Habitat for Humanity Home Builders Blitz, which has helped forge a path to affordable homeownership for more than 2,500 families.

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Tulsa HBA Draws 900 Students to Construction Career Fair

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Tulsa HBA Draws 900 Students to Construction Career Fair

The Home Builders Association of Greater Tulsa and HBA Charitable Foundation hosted a construction career fair on Oct. 25 at the Tulsa Tech Riverside Campus.

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Settlement Officially Puts an End to ‘Persuader Rule’

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Settlement Officially Puts an End to ‘Persuader Rule’

In a victory for NAHB, the Department of Labor (DOL) on Nov. 9 agreed to a legal settlement that keeps a permanent injunction in place that stops the “persuader rule” from taking effect and prevents a future administration from seeking to revive the rule.

The Obama-era persuader rule sought to unfairly require lawyers and consultants to report to the DOL when counseling employers concerning union organizing.

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Global Innovation Award Deadline Extended

Filed in Awards, Global Housing by on November 12, 2018 0 Comments
Global Innovation Award Deadline Extended

If you thought you missed your chance to enter your product or service in the NAHB Global Innovation Award, you now have more time! The entry deadline has been extended to Friday, Nov. 16.

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Designing a Luxury Kitchen for Today’s ‘Technicurean’

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Designing a Luxury Kitchen for Today’s ‘Technicurean’

One growing trend in kitchen design is luxurious appliances with smart, intuitive technology.

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Veterans Forge New Paths with Home Building Careers

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Veterans Forge New Paths with Home Building Careers

Each year on Veteran’s Day, we give thoughts and words of appreciation to the brave men and women who sacrifice so much to defend our freedom and safety. Rather simply thanking them, maybe builders should consider recruiting veterans.

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Economy Continues to Grow at a Brisk Pace

Filed in Economics by on November 9, 2018 0 Comments
Economy Continues to Grow at a Brisk Pace

NAHB’s chief economist provides an overview of the current housing market and a look at what’s to come.

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‘Best of IBS’ Awards Provides Valuable Exposure for Your Products

Filed in Awards, International Builders' Show by on November 9, 2018 0 Comments
‘Best of IBS’ Awards Provides Valuable Exposure for Your Products

Would you like your product or line showcased in front of thousands of building professionals — and potential customers — at the 2019 NAHB International Builders’ Show® in Las Vegas? Those who enter the Best of IBS Awards competition have a chance at gaining that high-valuable, free exposure.

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NAHB Joins EPA Forum on Regulatory Issues Impacting Small Businesses

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NAHB Joins EPA Forum on Regulatory Issues Impacting Small Businesses

On behalf of NAHB membership, Bill Sanderson, a developer from Cleveland, Ohio, participated this week in a forum of small businesses at the Environmental Protection Agency to discuss environmental regulatory and permitting issues impacting small businesses.

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